CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019 is now available for all Set A, B, C, D. The CDS 1 Answer key 2019 for English relesaed after the exam held from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm, on February 3, 2019. CDS 1 Answer Key for English has been compiled by varous coaching center, educational expert and mentors. The candidate who have appeared in the exam can check answer key and calcualte their score now. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release the answer key at after announcing the result. Know more details about CDS 1 English Answer key 2019 from this page.

Latest: CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019 for all sets is available, Scroll down to check the same.

CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019

  • Exam: CDS 1 2019
  • Date: 03 Feb
  • Time: 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Subject: English
  • Subject Set: A, B, C, D

The set wise answer key of CDS I 2019, with the question paper, can be downloaded from the table below.

CDS 1 English 2019 Answer Key and Question Paper
Set A Click here
Set B Click here
Set C Click here
Set D Click here

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CDS 1 English Exam Analysis 2019

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How To Use CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019?

After downloading the answer key the candidates have to use it wisely in calculating their marks. Many of you who are attempting the CDS examination might be unaware of the marking scheme.

The question paper of CDS General Knowledge examination has 120 questions of hundred marks. So the marking scheme is as follows

  • Every correct answer gives 5/6  marks
  • Every incorrect answer deducts 5/18 mark

So we can sum up with the score calculating formula

#[ Total Estimated Score = 5/6 x Number of correct answer – 5/18 x Number of incorrect answer ]

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CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019 Schedule

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will release the CDS Answer Key after conducting the exam. However, unofficial answer keys are released by many institutes and organizations. The answers of these unofficial answer key vary with the official answers. Answer Key released by UPSC will be the official answer key. Both the answer keys will be reliable to check the answers.

CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019 Important Dates
Date of Examination 03 Feb 2019
Publication of Answer Key After the announcement of the result

Answer Key: CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019 will be available at

How To Download CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019?

The candidates can download the answer key for CDS successfully by simply following the instructions given below:

  1. Click on the link which will be given on this page to download the answer key.
  2. The CDS Answer Key shall be available in pdf format.
  3. Download it and start cross-checking your answer.

What is the Usage of CDS 1 English Answer Key 2019?

The Answer Key will be released so that the students can check how well did they perform in the exam and what will be their chances of qualifying the examination. The candidates with the help of answer key can calculate their probable score. There will be two types of Answer Key which will be released online. First is the official answer key, which will be released by the exam conducting body and the other will be unofficial answer key which will be released by the coaching institutes.

But the Official answer key will be released after the declaration of result, that will be no longer useful for the current year students. The candidates who are planning to appear in the next examination then answer key will be helpful for those only.

CDS 1 Result 2019

After the exam will be over, the next event will be a declaration of result. As per the past year’s trends, the result shall be available 7-8 weeks after the exam will be held. Those who will qualify the written examination will be eligible to appear for SSB Interviews. There will be a two-stage selection procedure which comprises of Intelligence and Personality test. It is important that the candidate should qualify each round of the selection process conducted UPSC/ SSB in order to finally get a seat in Indian Military Academy, or Indian Naval Academy, or Air Force Academy, or Officers Training Academy.

Minimum Qualifying Marks and Cut Off Marks of CDS 1 2019

For cracking the examination the candidates should have the knowledge of the minimum qualifying marks set by the UPSC. The minimum qualifying marks in of CDS examination is 20% in each subject. The best estimation of the score to be obtained in the exam can be assessed by cut off marks of past years.

Academy Written Exam Final Exam
Aggregate marks of last qualified candidate Marks of last recommended candidate
IMA 125 249
INA 118 241
AFA 144 268
OTA (Men) 82 163
OTA (Women) 82 164

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