CDS 2 Answer Key 2022: The candidates who have appeared in the CDS-2 Exam on 04th September 2022 must bookmark this page to get into the discussion of CDS 2 Answer Key 2022 with our faculty for each subject. The written CDS 2 Exam has been scheduled for 04th September 2022 at various examination centres spread across India for recruiting 339 vacancies in the Indian Military Academy (IMA), Indian Naval Academy (INA), Air Force Academy (AFA), and Officers Training Academy (OTA). There will be three papers- English, Mathematics, and General Knowledge. 

CDS 2 Answer Key 202

UPSC will be conducting Combined Defence Service (II) Examination 2022 and UPSC will be publishing the official CDS Answer Key with the correct responses around 10-15 days later the exam date. We will be providing the direct link to check the official UPSC CDS 2 Answer Key as soon it is released by the commission on Keep visiting this page to get the latest update for UPSC CDS Question Paper Answer Key 2022. 

CDS Answer Key 2022

Union Public Service Commission will upload the official CDS-II Answer Key for the exam to be held on 04th September 2022 on their official website, however, as soon as the exam is over, we will be providing CDS Answer Key (unofficial) here in this article. For further details about CDS Answer Key check the information provided in the article- 

CDS 2 Answer Key 2022: Overview
OrganisationUnion Public Service Commission
Name of ExamCDS (II) Exam 2022
CDS 2 Exam Date04th September 2022 (Sunday)
UPSC CDS 2 Answer Key Release Date (Unofficial)04th September 2022
UPSC CDS 2 Answer Key Release Date (Official)September/October 2022
Marking Scheme 1 for each correct answer
Negative Marking1/3rd of marks 
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CDS 2 Answer Key (Unofficial)

The candidates can refer to the unofficial CDS 2 Answer Key which has been prepared by our esteemed faculty on the 04th September 2022 itself. All questions will be solved soon and we will be providing the answers here for English, Mathematics, and General Knowledge. 

CDS 2 Answer Key 2022 for English [Click Here]

CDS 2 Answer Key 2022 for GK [Click Here]

Steps to Download CDS Answer Key

Candidates can download the official CDS Answer Key 2022 by following the below-mentioned steps-

Step-1 Browse the official website of UPSC at  

Step-2 On the homepage, click on “Examination>>Answer Keys”.

Step-3 Click on the answer key link against “Combined Defence Service Written Examination Answer Key 2022”

Step-4 The UPSC CDS Answer Key pdf is opened, download the pdf and compare your responses to those detailed in the answer key.

UPSC CDS 2022 Answer Key- Marking Scheme

The aspirants can calculate their approximate marks in the Written Exam as per the marking scheme decided by the Union Public Service Commission. Each paper in the CDS exam consists of MCQs scoring 1 mark each for the correct answer and a penalty of 0.33 marks or 1/3rd marks for each incorrect answer. The marking scheme is discussed below.

ParticularsMarking Scheme
Correct Answer+1
Incorrect Answer-0.33

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CDS Answer Key 2022: FAQs

Ans. At Careerpower, we have discussed the CDS Answer Key 2022 for CDS 2 by our experts on 04th September 2022.

Ans. You can calculate the probable score by following the marking scheme. The scores can be calculated based on the number of correct and incorrect answers.

Ans. For each incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted in CDS Exam.

Ans. No, CDS answer key is released online only.

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