Last 5 Years Indian Polity Trend Analysis

By Vivek Chauhan|Updated : July 6th, 2022

Polity is a crucial sub-set of the General Knowledge section in the CDS exam. The polity section usually accounts for 20-22 questions in the CDS exam and hence it is crucial that you prepare this section thoroughly. In this article we will discuss the trend analysis of Polity Section in CDS Exam. 


Importance of Polity Section in CDS exam

The questions in the Polity section will have a huge impact on one's success in the exam.

  • The number of questions from the Polity section ranges from 20-22.
  • The questions are pretty straightforward and usually picked up from the standard text books.
  • Practicing few mock tests will enable one to sail through the polity section easily.
  • Polity-based questions are also asked in other competitive exams such as the Civil Services Exam and the SSC Exam.
  • Hence a strong foundation in this subject will help the aspirant to attempt other exams also.

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CDS Polity Trend Analysis 

CDS GK exam is conducted for a total of 120 questions for 100 marks with a time duration of 2 hours. After thorough research and understanding of the paper, our BYJU'S Exam Prep mentors have shared the following detailed CDS Polity analysis for your reference:

Topic Wise Weightage & CDS Marks Distribution for G.S. Paper

The subject wise weightage for the CDS examination General Studies paper is given in the following table:-



CDS 1 202218
CDS 2 202219
CDS 1 202119

CDS 2 2020


CDS 1 2020


CDS 2 2019


CDS 1 2019


CDS 2 2018


CDS 1 2018


CDS 2 2017




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