CAPF AC Exam Analysis 2021 – Check Difficulty Level, Good Attempts, Questions Asked

CAPF AC Exam Analysis 2021 – Check Difficulty Level, Good Attempts, Questions Asked

ByNaveen Singh  |  Updated on: Aug 8, 2021CAPF AC 2021 Notification will be released soon. Check all the detailed information on the CAPF exam date, application fee, salary, eligibility criteria, no. of posts, and selection process to get an idea of the exam.
CAPF AC 2021 Notification will be released soon. Check all the detailed information on the CAPF exam date, application fee, salary, eligibility criteria, no. of posts, and selection process to get an idea of the exam.
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CAPF AC Exam Analysis 2021

CAPF Paper 1 2021 exam along with Paper 2 has been successfully conducted on 08th August 2021 at all the test centres across the country with proper safety norms and maintaining social distancing. Thousands of candidates appeared for 159 vacancies of the CAPF 2021 exam.

The overall difficulty level of the CAPF Paper 1 2021 exam was moderate to hard as per feedback shared by the candidates with BYJU'S Exam Prep experts. Candidates can scroll down to check the detailed CAPF Paper 1 exam analysis along with the expected cutoff.

CAPF AC Exam Analysis 2021 (Paper 1)

Paper 1 of the CAPF AC exam 2021 consisted of a total of 125 questions, so each question carries 2 marks, and the total marks awarded for paper 1 are 250. Here below we have shared the section-wise details of the CAPF AC 2021 exam (Paper 1): 

Name of the Sub-Section

No. of Questions asked

Level

Ancient History

7Moderate-Hard 

Medieval History

7Hard

Modern History

7Hard 

Geography

18Easy-Moderate 

Mathematics 

13Easy  

Polity

15 Moderate-Hard 

Economy

10 Moderate-Hard  

Physics

9Moderate-Hard  

Chemistry

11 Moderate  

Biology

10Moderate  

 Reasoning

3Easy  

Current Affairs

15Moderate-Hard  

Total

125Moderate-Hard

CAPF AC Expected Cut Off 2021

The CAPF Exam conducted by UPSC consists of two papers. All the candidates who are sitting for the UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam should know that Paper I plays a very important role. Paper I of the CAPF Exam is evaluated first and all those candidates who qualify paper I only their Paper-II will be checked for others who do not qualify paper I, their paper II will not be evaluated. 

On the basis of the Previous trends of the cut off marks and the difficulty level of the Exam, we are sharing an expected cutoff for CAPF (AC) 2021 Exam.

Category

Paper I (Out of 250)

Paper I + II (Out of 450)

Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

107-112 

 

Other Backward Class (OBC)

107-112  

 

Scheduled Caste (SC)

92-97  

 

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

92-97  

 

Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)

22-25  

 

CAPF AC Exam Analysis 2020 (Paper 1)

Paper 1 of the CAPF AC exam 2020 consisted of a total of 125 questions, so each question carries 2 marks, and the total marks awarded for paper 1 are 250. Here below we have shared the section-wise details of the CAPF AC 2020 exam (Paper 1): 

Name of the Sub-Section

No. of Questions asked

Level

History

 20Moderate-Difficult

Geography

 17Moderate-Difficult 

Environment

 3Easy-Moderate

Polity

 20 Moderate-Difficult 

Economy

 11Hard

Physics

 12Easy

Chemistry

 7 Moderate 

Biology

 9 Moderate 

General Mental Ability (Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude)

 16Easy-Moderate

Miscellaneous (Current Affairs, Static GK, etc.)

 10Easy-Moderate 

Total

125Overall Level of the Exam: Moderate

CAPF AC Expected Cut Off 2020

The Paper I of CAPF AC is the most important paper as it is evaluated first and if you qualify the paper I then only Paper-II of CAPF AC is evaluated. Therefore you need to first clear the paper I with a minimum cut off marks.

The Official Cut off Marks for CAPF AC 2018 is shared below:

Category

Paper I (Out of 250)Paper I + II (Out of 450)Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

95.04166282

Other Backward Class (OBC)

93.66163281

Scheduled Caste (SC)

78.51142255

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

76.45136251

Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)

25.4858169

The Official Cut off Marks for CAPF AC 2017 is shared below:

Category

Paper I (Out of 250)Paper I + II (Out of 450)Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

123.65206316

Other Backward Class (OBC)

123.65206316

Scheduled Caste (SC)

111.55189295

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

109.54189299

Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)

38.3184183

Based on the previous trend of cut off marks and level of difficulty we are sharing the expected cut off of CAPF AC 2019 Exam here:

Category

Paper I (Out of 250)Paper I + II (Out of 450)Final Selection (Out of 600)

General

90 - 105160 - 175276 - 291

Other Backward Class (OBC)

90 - 102160 - 175276 -191

Scheduled Caste (SC)

70 - 90140 - 160246 - 266

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

65 - 85135 - 155245 - 265

Ex-Servicemen (Ex-S)

25 - 4565 - 85165 - 185

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Naveen SinghNaveen SinghMember since Jan 2019
Recommended twice for Indian Army in 2011 & 2017. Cleared NDA, CDSE, AFCAT, CAPF Exams.
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