Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Combined Defence Services (CDS). The CDS entrance examination comprises a written examination. Here we are providing UPSC CDS Question Paper & Answer Key 2016 for the candidates so that they can prepare themselves for the upcoming UPSC CDS Examination. With the help of these previous year question papers one can estimate the level of question that was asked in the previous examinations. For the sake of the candidates, we are providing UPSC CDS Question Paper with their Answer Keys.
UPSC CDS Question Paper 2016
UPSC CDS Question Paper 2016 for CDS Exam I and CDS Exam II are given here along with their UPSC CDS Answer Keys in the table given below:
|Subject Name||Question Paper||Answer Key|
|CDS I Elementary Maths||Click Here||–|
|CDS I English||Click Here||–|
|CDS I General knowledge||Click Here||–|
|CDS II Elementary Maths||Click Here||Click Here|
|CDS II English||Click Here||Click Here|
|CDS II General knowledge||Click Here||Click Here|
Candidates who have appeared in UPSC CDS Examination, as well as future aspirants, can use answer Keys. Those who have appeared in UPSC CDS 2016 Examination can know correct answers, analyse how many questions they marked correctly, and estimate scores. This makes UPSC CDS a transparent and fair process.
Guidelines for UPSC Aspirants
There are some basic guidelines for all the UPSC Aspirants which they should always keep in mind while preparing for the exam. These guidelines are mentioned below, candidates can check for the same.
- Prioritize your time : First thing you have to do is prioritize your time. Prepare a time-table as per the schedule in which you are comfortable and then follow it honestly. Consistency is the key to crack such kind of exams.
- Start with the basics : Most of the aspirants make a mistake by going for advance level directly. But what you have to do first is clear your basics then move to the next level.
- Start Reading (Newspapers, novels, etc.) : Newspaper reading is very crucial while preparing for such exams as it improves your general knowledge, vocabulary, grammar, etc. Also you can add novels and other relevant things in your reading list.
- Go through previous year papers : While preparing for the exam the first thing you must know is about the pattern of the exam. Go through maximum number of previous papers to understand it. It also helps you in analyzing your performance so that you can work on it as per the need.
- Prefer relevant and recommended books : Always prefer relevant and recommended books for the exam and instead of going with number of books, prefer few standard books. Also aspirants can seek advice from their seniors, mentors, etc. before purchasing a book.