Top Important Questions for CDS 2020 Exam

Top Important Questions for CDS 2020 Exam

We have less than one month left for the CDS Exam, all those aspirants who wants to join Indian Armed Forces shall buck up their spirits and shall speed up the preparation.  we will share some of the important tips to clear the general knowledge section with good marks. UPSC CDS General Knowledge paper consists of 120 questions of  total100 marks.  CDS syllabus for GK part is  History, Polity, Geography, Economics, Current Affairs General Science including Physics, Chemistry and Biology. To clear this exam all you need is the right and systematic approach.



History consisits will have questions from Ancient, Medieval and Modern part and the level of difficulty is  moderate to difficult. Watching Adda live classes will help you clearing this part.

CDS Geography consists questions from Physical, Indian, World Geography. We have provided you the maha defence pack which contains all important topics of Geography. Polity consists of questions from Indian Constitution, Articles, Parts, Fundamental Rights, DPSP, Union, Houses, Bodies, Schedules, Different Amendments etc could be asked. You should prepare these topics thoroughly and you will definitely score good marks in this section. In CDS Economy section you should prepare all five year plans, economic survey, reforms, recent happenings, appointment and awards given in this sector, Agricultural revolution, miniratnas, maharatnas etc.
Questions in General Science are easy to moderate level from Physics, Chemistry, Biology. Solving defence adda247 test series will help you scoring good marks in this section

Top Important Questions for CDS 2020 Exam


Q.1) With regard to Red Atlas Action Plan Map, recently seen in the news consider the following statements

1.It is prepared by the Union Ministry of Earth Sciences.

2. It is to aid state government of Tamil Nadu in effective flood mitigation in Chennai.

 Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Ans: (c) Both 1 and 2

Learning Zone: It is a first of its kind ready reckoner map, prepared by the Union Ministry of Earth Sciences to aid state government of Tamil Nadu in effective flood mitigation in Chennai which witnessed the worst deluge in 2015.

The atlas is aimed at flood mitigation, preparedness, operations and management aspects.

Why this question is important? Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu recently unveiled the ‘Red Atlas Action Plan Map’ atlas and the ‘Coastal Flood Warning System App (CFLOWS-Chennai)’ for flood mitigation in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

Q.2) With reference to National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), Consider the following statements

1. It is established as an autonomous society under the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

2. It is the nodal institution for implementing the proposed Deep Ocean Mission.

3. It has developed niche technologies to mine manganese nodules from the deep sea.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

A. 1 and 2 only

B. 2 and 3 only

C. 1 and 3 only

D. 1, 2 and 3

Ans: (d) 1, 2 and 3

Explanation: It is Established in November 1993 as an autonomous society under the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

NIOT has developed niche technologies to mine manganese nodules from deep sea, has developed several deep sea systems like remotely operable vehicles, etc. and is striving hard to bring India on par with developed Nations in the area of Ocean Technology.



Q.3) Dustlik 2019, recently seen in the news, is a Joint exercise between India and which among the following?

A.Uzbekistan

B.China

C. Iran

D. Saudi Arabia

Ans: (a) Uzbekistan

Explanation: It is the first-ever India-Uzbekistan Joint Exercise.

Being held at Tashkent in Uzbekistan.
Q.4) NIRVIK scheme, often seen in the news is related to which among the following?

enhance loan availability for exporters

A. Credit facility scheme for farmers

B. Minority education improvement

C. Pension scheme for the unorganized sector workers

Ans: (a) enhance loan availability for exporters

Explanation: Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India (ECGC) announced the NIRVIK scheme to ease the lending process and enhance loan availability for exporters.

Q.5) With reference to Air-independent propulsion, consider the following statements

1. It is any technology which allows a non-nuclear submarine to operate without the need to access atmospheric oxygen.

2. It can replace the diesel-electric propulsion system of non-nuclear vessels.

Which among the above statements is/are correct?

1 only

2 only

Both 1 and 2

Neither 1 nor 2

Ans: (c) Both 1 and 2

Explanation: It is any technology which allows a non-nuclear submarine to operate without the need to access atmospheric oxygen (by surfacing or using a snorkel).

It can augment or replace the diesel-electric propulsion system of non-nuclear vessels.

It is based on the combustion of stored oxygen and ethanol to augment battery-powered propulsion.


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