SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM  :The CDS Exam (Combined Defense Service Examination) is conducted twice in a year by Union Public Service (UPSC) for recruitment in Indian Air Force Academy(IAF), Indian Navy Academy(INA), Indian Military Academy(IMA) and Officer Training Academy(OTA). CDS exam is conducted in two phase. CDS-1 Exam will take place in the month of February whereas CDS-2  exam in a month on November.

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

Exam conducted in two phases:

  • Written examination
  • Interview/ Personality Test

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

EXAM PATTERN

 

A). For admission in Indian Military Academy, Indian Navy Academy and Air Force Academy:

Paper Name of Subject Duration of Exam Total Marks
Paper I English 2 hours 100
Paper II General Knowledge 2 hours 100
Paper III Elementary Mathematics 2 hours 100
Total 300

 

B). For Admission in Officers Training Academy:

Paper Name of subject Duration of exam Total Marks
Paper 1 General Knowledge 2 hours 100
Paper 2 English 2 hours 100

 

  • Applicants have to bear the penalty if he will give wrong… for each wrong answer 0.33 marks will be deducted.
  • Candidates who have marked more than one answer for each question than same penalty will be applied.
  • If the question will left blanked then no extra marks will be deducted.

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

 

CDS EXAM SYLLABUS

English:

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Para Jumbles
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Jumbled Sentence
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Sentence Correction
  • Finding errors and omittions etc

 

General Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of current topics
  • Knowledge of History of India and Geographical issues
  • Indian Economy
  • Current happening in the field of business, politics, sports, entertainment etc.
  • Monuments of India
  • Books and Authors name etc

SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN OF CDS EXAM

Mathematics:

Topic Syllabus

Arithmetic

 

Number System: Natural numbers, Integers, Rational and Real numbers. Fundamental operations addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, Square roots, Decimal fractions

Unitary method: time and distance, time and work, percentages, applications to simple and compound interest, profit and loss, ratio and proportion, variation.

Elementary Number Theory: Division algorithm. Prime and composite numbers. Tests of divisibility by 2, 3, 4, 5, 9 and 11. Multiples and factors. Factorisation Theorem. H.C.F. and L.C.M. Euclidean algorithm, Logarithms to base 10, laws of logarithms, use of logarithmic tables.

Algebra

 Basic Operations

Simple factor Remainder Theorem, H.C.F., L.C.M

Theory of polynomials

solutions of quadratic equations

relation between its roots and coefficients (Only real roots to be considered)

Simultaneous linear equations in two unknowns-analytical and graphical solutions

Trigonometry

 

Sine x, cosine x, Tangent x when 0 < x < 90 degrees, Values of sin x, cos x and tan x, for x = 0, 30, 45, 60 and 90 degrees, Simple trigonometric identities, Use of trigonometric tables, simple cases of heights and distances.

Geometry

 

Lines and angles, Plane and plane figures, Theorems on (i) Properties of angles at a point (ii) Parallel lines, (iii) Sides and angles of a triangle, (iv) Congruency of triangles, (v) Similar triangles, (vi) Concurrence of medians and altitudes, (vii) Properties of angles, sides and diagonals of a parallelogram, rectangle and square (viii) Circles and its properties including tangents and normals, (ix) Loci.

Mensuration:

 

Areas of squares, rectangles, parallelograms, triangle and circle.

Areas of figures which can be split up into these figures (Field Book).

Surface area and volume of cuboids, lateral surface and volume of right circular cones.

Cylinders, surface area and volume of spheres.

Statistics

 

Collection and tabulation of statistical data

Graphical representation frequency polygons

Histograms, bar charts, pie charts, etc.

Measures of central tendency

 

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