CDS-II 2019 Exam Analysis:

CDS exam is a cachet exam conducted by UPSC for the aspirants ambitious to serve in Defense. After awaiting expectantly, CDS II Exam was conducted on today on 8th Sept 2019. In order to answer the queries, the aspirants would be wanting to be acknowledged of the CDS Exam pattern precociously or to prepare for further exams in future, team DefenceAdda is here to provide Exam Analysis of Combined Defense Service Examination. To ease the understanding of exam pattern of CDS Exam, the number of questions with correct accuracy from the corresponding topics are given below:

With the objective of providing a thorough introduction of CDS Exam 2019, we have encompassed this post with the Exam Papers of all the three sections of CDS Exam held on 8th September 2019. Click on the provided link and download the respective exam papers.

SubjectDurationMaximum Marks
English2 hours100
General Knowledge2 hours100
Elementary Mathematics2 hours100

SubjectDurationMaximum Marks
English2 hours100
General Knowledge2 hours100

CDS II Exam Analysis 2019(Detailed):

With rising competition every year, the exam level have also changed and this year also the overall CDS 2 2019 exam was of moderate to difficult level.

English paper had easy to moderate level and most of the question were same as they use to come in earlier 60 percent of the paper was grammar based i.e error detection and sentence completion.

Seeing the General knowledge section, indeed it had some moderate level questions but majority of the question were difficult and scoring 30-40 marks would be considered a good score if you had attempted the English section nicely.

CDS 2 2019 English Paper 2019:

S.NO.TOPICSNO. OF QUESTIONS
1ORDERING OF SENTENCES10
2ANTONYMS10
3CLOZE COMPREHENSION 14
4PARTS OF SPEECH10
5IDIOMS AND PHRASES (MEANING)10
6SPELLING ERROR10
7SYNONYMS10
8ORDERING OF WORDS IN A SENTENCE (SENTENCE
REARRANGEMENT)
14
9SPOTTING ERRORS15

TOTAL120

CDS 2 2019 General Knowledge Paper 2019:

S. No.SubjectsNo. Of Questions
1Geography21
2History15
3Economy17
4Polity16
5Physics8
6Chemistry10
7Biology9
8Current Affairs9
9Static/Misc.15
Total120

CDS 2 Elementary Mathematics Paper 2019 (will be updated soon)

S.NO.ChapterNumber of
questions
1Mensuration19
2Geometry, Set Theory13+1
3Algebra9
4Number system, HCF LCM13+4
5Trigonometry4
6Average/DI1+10
7Time and Work2
8Speed & Distance1
9Simple Interest and Compound Interest2