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CDS 1 2022 Answer Key

The Combined Defence Services (CDS) Examination, or CDS Exam, is held by the Union Public Service Commission. Through this test, UPSC chooses commissioned officers for the Indian Military Academy, Officers' Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy, and Indian Air Force Academy.

Download CDS 1 2022 Answer Key of All Set

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The examination is expected to be conducted on April 10, 2022. Notably, the CDS 1 2022 Answer Key will enable you to know your marks in the Written Examination. Knowing marks before the official result aids in starting to prepare for the SSB Interview. Various institutions, along with UPSC, will publish the CDS 1-2022 Answer Key on their websites.

CDS 1 2022 Answer Key of All Subjects

Click on the link provided before each set to download or verify the proper response key for the CDS Examination. This Answer Key contains all subjects such as English, mathematics, and general knowledge. Notably, these answer keys are not official. However, the most experienced faculty of Trishul Defence Academy have prepared this for your convenience.


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CDS 1 2022 GK Answer Key:

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How To Download CDS 1 2022 Answer Key

Visit Trishul Defence Academy's official website. Aspirants may also utilise the link provided above to simply obtain the NDA answer key.

Step 1: : Once on the Trishul Defence Academy's homepage, aspirants need to click on the 'Examination' option.

Step 2: When you click on the 'Examination' tab, a drop-down list display.

Step 3: Candidates can find the 'Answer Key' tab in the drop-down list. Select that tab.

Step 4: : Look for CDS (I) 2022.

Step 5: : When you click on the link, a pdf file with the answers appears.

Step 7: Save the CDS 1 2022 answer key to your device.

How To Calculate CDS 1 2022 Marks

In the CDS test, there are multiple choice questions with four alternatives, only one of which will be accurate. 1/3 point will be lost for each incorrectly marked answer. marking Multiple options for a question will be deemed incorrect. There will be no negative marks for any questions that are not tried. This method is applied to each subject.

Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme of CDS 1 2022 examination

We are attempting to provide an overview of the CDS 1 2022 Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme below:

Specifications English GK Mathematics
Maximum Marks 100 100 100
Marks for Correct answer +1 +1 +1
Negative marking -0.33 -0.33 -0.33

The CDS Answer Key is one of the most sought-after things following the written examination to know the probability of getting a place in the merit list based on the previous year's cutoff. It also gives an indication of whether to start preparation for the SSB interview or not.

One can download the answer key directly from the UPSC's official website.

A score of between 90-130 can lead a candidate to an SSB Interview.

The SSB Interview is the toughest part of the CDS exam. Continuous and smart preparation is needed to clear this barrier. So, we recommend you join Trishul Defence Academy. With the most experienced faculty, it provides students with the best training and instructions.

UPSC CDS-2 2021 Expected Cut Off

CDS-2 2021 Expected Cut Off
Academy Name Written Final
IMA (Indian Military Academy) 120 - 130 245 - 255
AFA (Air Force Academy) 145 - 150 268 - 270
INA (Indian Naval Academy) 105 - 120 233 - 245
OTA (Officer's Training Academy) Men 73 - 85 162 - 170
OTA (Officer's Training Academy) Women 74 - 85 164 - 170

CDS 1 2021 Expected Cut Off

Academy Expected Cut off marks
Indian Military Academy (IMA) 125-128
Indian Naval Academy (INA) 118-120
Air Force Academy (AFA) 140-142
Officers Training Academy (OTA) - Male 95-98
Officers Training Academy (OTA) - Female 95-98

Official CDS Cut Off I 2020

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 130 250
INA 118 242
AFA 143 274
OTA (Men) 93 173
OTA (Women) 93 177

Official CDS Cut Off II 2019

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 134 258
INA 122 245
AFA 148 272
OTA (Men) 95 176
OTA (Women) 95 179

Official CDS Cut Off I 2019

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 116 242
INA 105 233
AFA 129 264
OTA (Men) 78 160
OTA (Women) 78 162

Official CDS Cut Off II 2018

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 116 242
INA 102 228
AFA 131 253
OTA (Men) 80 162
OTA (Women) 80 163

Official CDS Cut Off I 2018

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 118 240
INA 98 225
AFA 138 279
OTA (Men) 69 154
OTA (Women) 69 150

Official CDS Cut Off II 2017

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 120 244
INA 111 237
AFA 135 260
OTA (Men) 86 167
OTA (Women) 86 171

Official CDS Cut Off I 2017

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 125 249
INA 118 241
AFA 144 268
OTA (Men) 82 163
OTA (Women) 82 164

Official CDS Cut Off II 2016

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 105 227
INA 90 225
AFA 135 258
OTA (Men) 72 157
OTA (Women) 72 159

Official CDS Cut Off I 2016

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 72 214
INA 63 217
AFA 123 249
OTA (Men) 68 150
OTA (Women) 68 157

Official CDS Cut Off II 2015

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 105 227
INA 99 227
AFA 138 269
OTA (Men) 84 166
OTA (Women) 84 170

Official CDS Cut Off I 2015

Academy Name Written Final
IMA 102 225
INA 99 255
AFA 129 264
OTA (Men) 86 168
OTA (Women) 86 172


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