IAS Answer Key 2017 has been released after prelims exam. Answer Key of IAS 2017 (UPSC Civil Services Prelims) contains correct answers. By going through UPSC IAS Answer Key 2017, candidates can estimate marks obtained in Paper 1, and Paper 2. Immediately after exam, IAS Answer Key has been released by coaching centres that has been prepared by UPSC exam preparation teachers. Result of IAS Prelims 2017 will be based on marks calculation on final official answer key which is published by Union Public Service Commission. Get here UPSC IAS Answer Key 2017 Prelims GS and CSAT.
UPSC IAS Answer Key 2017
Civil Services examination consists of Preliminary and Main, followed by interview. Answer key of IAS 2017 is published only for preliminary exam as it is objective in nature (has MCQs).
IAS Answer Key 2017 Prelims
Date of exam – 18 June 2017
Paper 1 – 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Paper 2 – 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
General Studies Answer Key for Paper 1 and Paper 2
|Name of Institute||GS Paper 1 Answer Key||GS Paper 2 Answer Key|
|Career Launcher||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published|
|Chanakya IAS Academy||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published||Click Here|
|Drishti IAS||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published|
|KSG||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published||Click Here|
|Shankar IAS Academy||Click Here – Set A, B, C, D published||Click Here – Set B published|
|Springboard Academy||Click Here – Question Paper with Answers published||Click Here|
|Question Paper with Answers||Click Here||Click Here|
|Others||Click Here (Set A)||Click Here|
GS I Question Paper
GS II Question Paper
Significance of IAS Answer Key 2017
- UPSC IAS Answer Key 2017 of Prelims (CSAT) contains the correct answers for Paper I and Paper II.
- There are 100 questions of 200 marks in Paper I. Whereas in Paper II there are a no. of questions (which vary year to year) of 200 marks.
- Those who obtain 33% in GS Paper II and total qualifying marks in GS Paper I will be declared as qualified in the result of UPSC IAS Prelims and they can appear for the IAS main examination or IFS main examination.
- Here you will get the UPSC IAS Answer Key 2017 of Prelims (CSAT) official (released by UPSC) as well as unofficial (released by coaching centers).
Marks obtained as per IAS Prelims Answer Key 2017
The paper consists of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). For each question, there are four options. Candidate has to select one option among them.
Negative marking is applicable for each question in which a wrong answer has been marked. One-third (0.33) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.
In case candidate has given more than one answer, it is treated as wrong answer even if one of the given answers happen to be correct and there will be same penalty as above for that question.
If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is given by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.