MPSC Combined Mains Analysis 2022 - Difficulty Level, Good Attempts

By Ganesh Mankar|Updated : October 17th, 2022

MPSC Combine Exam Analysis 2022: The Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) has conducted the MPSC Combined mains examination for the 2020 exam cycle. A detailed MPSC Combined 2022 exam analysis has been provided for the main exam so that candidates get details on the total number of good attempts, questions, etc. Find out the details in the article and watch the free session on MPSC Combined Main Exam Analysis 2022.

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MPSC Combined Exam Analysis 2022 for Mains

The MPSC Combined Exam Analysis 2022 for Mains focuses on the overall difficulty of the exam. The offline-based exam mode will be used for the MPSC Group B exam 2022. When the Combined exam is over, this section will summarise the exam. The MPSC Combined Exam Pattern will also provide information on the structure and style of the exam.

The MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission) conducted the MPSC Combined Mains Exam (2020 Exam Cycle) on 11, 25 September & 15, and 16 October 2022. The candidates who qualify for the main exam will be allowed in the Interview test (Only for PSI).

MPSC Combined Mains Analysis 2022 - Key Highlights

According to experts, knowing the MPSC Combined Mains Analysis can help you improve exam preparation and get good marks in the upcoming exam. Based on the aspirant's exam reviews, the highlights of the MPSC Combined Main 2022 Exam Analysis are given here:

  • The MPSC Combined Mains exam for the 2020 exam cycle will be conducted on 11, 25 September & 15, and 16 October 2022.
  • Medium of the exam Marathi & English.
  • The total number of questions is 200(100 in each paper)
  • The exam was conducted in offline mode (OMR-based mode)

MPSC Combined Exam Analysis For Mains 2022: Exam Pattern

Here are the important details of the MPSC Combined Mains exam based on the MPSC Combine question paper:

MPSC Combined Mains Analysis 2022

Number of Questions

Total 200 Questions (100Questions in Each Paper)

Total Marks

400 Marks (200 Marks in Each Paper)

Negative Marking

0.5 Marks

Number of Choices

4

Duration of the exam

60 minutes

Test type

MCQs

Medium

Marathi & English Language

MPSC Combined Exam Analysis - Difficulty Level

We have presented the difficulty level of the MPSC Combined Mains Exam 2022 for each department/section. This will provide you with a correct evaluation of your exam performance. Aspirants can check the level of questions in the section-wise table:

Paper

Difficulty-Level

Paper 1

 Medium

Paper 2 (PSI)

 Medium

Paper 2 (ASO)

 Medium

Paper 2 (STI)

 Medium

MPSC Combined Mains Analysis 2022 - Good Attempts

As per the MPSC Combined Exam Analysis For Mains Exam 2022 and review shared by the aspirants who have appeared in the exam, reasonable exam attempts will be made by Byju's Exam Prep Experts:

Date & Day

Subject

Good Attempts

11 September (Sunday)

Paper 1

 75-80
25 September (Sunday)

Paper 2 (PSI)

 70-75
15 October (Saturday)

Paper 2 (STI)

65-70

16 October (Saturday)

Paper 2 (ASO)

65-70

MPSC Combined Mains Expected Cut Off 2022

‘BYJU’s Exam Prep’ experts will provide the expected MPSC combined mains cut-off based on exam analysis and review once all the papers are completed. As per the exam analysis and review, the expected MPSC Combine Cut off for the exam is given below.

  • MPSC Combined Mains 2022 Expected Cut-off - (To be notified)

MPSC Combined Mains 2022: Questions Marks Weightage

In the following table, the Question marks weightage of the MPSC Combined Mains 2022 paper has been provided:

Paper 1 (11th Sept 2022)

The table below gives the question mark weightage for the MPSC Combined Mains Paper 1 (2020 exam cycle):

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Marathi Language (मराठी)

 50100 

English Language (इंग्रजी)

 3060 

General knowledge (सामान्य ज्ञान)

 2040 

Total

 100200 

Paper 2: PSI (25th Sept 2022)

The table below gives the question mark weightage for the MPSC Combined Mains Paper 2 - PSI:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

 15 30

Geography of Maharashtra

 10 20

History of Maharashtra

 10 20

Indian Constitution

 10 20

Major Acts and Laws

 55 110

Total

 100200

Paper 2: STI (15th Oct 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 2 of the STI post conducted on 15th Oct 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

15

30

Geography of Maharashtra

10

20

History of Maharashtra

10

20

Indian Constitution

10

20

Economy

55

110

Total

100

200

Paper 2: ASO (16 Oct 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 2 of the ASO post conducted on 16th Oct 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

1530

Geography of Maharashtra

1020

History of Maharashtra

1020

Indian Constitution

55110

Planning

1010

Total

100

200

MPSC Combined Mains Exam Analysis 2022: Section-wise Review

Aspirants who appeared in the MPSC Combined Mains 2022 exam can check a section-wise review:

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MPSC Combined Mains Paper 1 (11th Sept 2022)

MPSC Combined Main Examination Paper No. 1 consists of three sections: Marathi Grammar, English Grammar, and General-Knowledge. The structure of this paper is 50 questions on Marathi grammar, 30 on English grammar, and 20 on general knowledge. Looking at the overall format of the paper, the paper was moderate. But the questions on the common sense component were simple. Only the quality of the questions in Marathi and English was of the medium type.

Questions were asked on the following topics in Paper 1:

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MarathiEnglishGeneral Knowledge

धातु

Passagee गोपाला एप्लीकेशन

सर्वनाम

Identify the correct statement

जनस्थान पुरस्कार 2021

विरुद्धार्थी

Correct synonym

कवचकुंडल मोहीम

शब्द

Prefix

जागतिक शांतता निर्देशांक

अव्यय

Identify punctuated

पुस्तक

Paper 2: PSI (25th Sept 2022)

The MPSC Combined Main Examination 2020 was conducted on September 25, 2022. The entire paper belonged to the 'medium' category. About 55 questions were asked on this component of the laws. There were 15 questions on Logical Reasoning and about 30 questions on general knowledge.

In Paper 2 (PSI) questions were asked on the following topics:

Laws
general knowledge
Indian Penal Code 1860
Urbanization in Maharashtra
Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
Production of bauxite
Indian Evidence Act 1872
Daily temperature range
Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act 2005
A tributary of the Bhima river
Dowry Prevention Act 1961
Boundaries of Districts
Protection of Human Rights Act 1993
Cyclone Phayan
Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Act 1989
Forest areas
Maharashtra Police Act 1951
Pravara River

Paper 2: STI (15th Oct 2022)

The STI paper this time was of 'Medium' level. There were not too many difficult and easy questions in this question paper. Around 55 questions were asked on the Economy component, and the rest were asked on the GS component.

In Paper 2 (STI), questions were asked on the following topics:

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Problem on directionJagannath shankar shethForest development corporation
True statementsTarun maratha partyMining area of maharashtra
CalendarVishnubuva brahmachariCyclone
Natural numberRevolutionary activitiesNational park
Problem on agesMaharashtra legislative council strengthRiver tributaries
Venn diagramMaharashtra chief ministersImportant historical event
Ratio proportionUnion territoryElphiston college
Census 2011Sarkaria commission73rd constitutional amendment
Mhada instituteDirective principle of state policiesAdministrative division
Economic survey reportRight to informationFundamental duty

Paper 2: ASO (16th Oct 2022)

In Paper 2 (ASO), questions were asked on the following topics:

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Newspaper
Directive Principle of State Policy
Social Reformer
Various Committee of Constituent Assembly Of India
Hindu MahasabhaVidhansabha
Dr Babasaheb AmbedkarPresident Of India
Krishnarao BhalekarHigh Court
Social Security and Social InsuranceRajya Sabha
Fundamental RightsChief Minister
Preamble of Indian ConstitutionMaharashtra Gujarat State
Inter State Council
Central State Legislative Relation
Women Members of Constituent AssemblyTri State Scheme

MPSC Combined Mains 2022: Questions Asked

The following questions were asked in MPSC Combined Mains Examination 2022:

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Paper 1 (11th Sept 2022)

  • 'तिरस्कार' या शब्दाच्या संधीची फोड
  • 'एक रुपयास दोन चिकू मिळतात.' या विधानातील अधोरेखित शब्दातील 'स' हा चतुर्थीचा प्रत्यय कोणता अर्थ सूचित करतो ?
  • 'कन्या' या शब्दासाठी समानार्थी योग्य शब्द कोणता ?
  • “चोर सोडून संन्याशाला फाशी देऊन चालणार नाही,” या विधानाचे प्रश्नार्थक रूपांतर काय होईल ?
  • 'चला ! आता विडा द्या.' या वाक्यातील शब्दशक्ती ओळखा.
  • 'संत भक्तीने देवाला वश करतात' या वाक्यातील अधोरेखित शब्दातील नाम प्रकार ओळखा.
  • 'सलगी' चा विरुद्धार्थी शब्द कोणता ?
  • "मागून' आला नि तिखट झाला,” हे विधान कोणत्या विशेषण प्रकारातील आहे ?
  • अमृता प्रीतमच्या शोधयात्रेत तिला मिळालेली अनमोल भेट कोणती ?
  • इमरोजच्या मते प्रेम म्हणजे काय ?
  • Men will not be wise by_______
  • A feature of each new weapon is that it_______
  • The hope which has never been fulfilled is that_____
  • The most suitable title for this passage is______
  • Identify the correct sentence/s.
  • Choose the correct synonym for 'Obstinate' from the following:
  • Which of the following word(s) best explain(s) the phrase "Medicine given to counteract poison or disease"?
  • Which of the following word(s) mean(s) the same as Firmament?
  • Point out the sentences that are without any prefixes.
  • ''इ-गोपाल' अॅप्लीकेशन काय आहे ?
  • कुसुमाग्रज प्रतिष्ठान तर्फे दर दोन वर्षांनी दिला जाणारा जनस्थान पुरस्कार 2021 मध्ये आला -------यांना देण्यात आला.
  • दर दिवशी 15 लाख कोविंड लसीच्या मात्रा देण्याच्या महाराष्ट्र शासनाच्या मोहिमेचे नाव काय आहे ?
  • खालीलपैकी कोणत्या देशाचा 2021 च्या इन्स्टिटयुट फॉर इकॉनॉमिक्स अँड पीस, ऑस्ट्रेलिया ने तयार केलेल्या जागतिक शांतता निर्देशांकामध्ये प्रथम क्रमांक जाहीर झाला आहे ?.
  • 'नव शैक्षणिक धोरण, 2020' संबंधी पुढीलपैकी कोणती विधाने योग्य आहेत ?

PSI Paper 2 (25th Sept 2022)

  • 'A' whose wife 'B' is alive and marriage is not dissolved, marries 'C' Classify the above offence.
  • Find the odd one out regarding Section 230 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860.
  • Answer the following as per Section 36 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860 :
  • Match the offence with respective provision under the Indian Penal Code
  • The offences regarding elections are included under which Chapter of the Indian Penal Code, 1860?
  • ‘A’ instigates 'B' to murder his wife. 'B' agrees, but does not commit the offence. What is the punishment to which 'A' is liable under the Indian Penal Code ?
  • As per Section 82 of the Indian Penal Code, anything done by a child of what age is considered as no offence?
  • Which of the following Chapter of the Indian Penal Code exclusively deals with offences relating to religion?
  • Which of the following Sections of the Code of Criminal Procedure mentions about search for persons wrongfully confined?

STI Paper 2 (15th Oct 2022)

  • _______refused to lower the National Flag on the Solapur Municipal Council building.
  • Jagannath Shankarsheth is known as the founding father of______.
  • By what pseudonym did Dinkarrao Jawalkar write in the newspaper 'Vijayi Maratha'?
  • Who founded the Young Maratha Party?
  • Who called Vishnubuva Brahmachari 'The first exponent of Communism' ?
  • Who defined Nation as a 'Unified People' ?
  • _____was the leader of the revolutionary activities at Nashik.
  • Which political party has largest number of seat in Maharashtra Legislative Council according to the information published by Maharashtra Legislative Council in November 2021 ?
  • Arrange in a appropriate order according to tenure (Chief Ministers of Maharashtra)
  • Which are the states of India promoted from the category of Union Territory into that of a State ?
  • The Sarkaria Commission is related to which of the following?
  • Which of the following are examples of implementation of Directive Principles of State Policy?

ASO Paper 2 (16th Oct 2022)

  • When and which house building scheme was started in rural area of the state?
  • Which cyclonic storm affected the coast of Maharashtra during 17-05-2021 ?
  • Which union was established by Dr. Annie Besant on 25 September 1916 at Madras?
  • ____proposed the concept of Antar Bharati to ensure that people from different regions were acquainted with other cultures and languages.
  • Which changes took place because of Hunter Commission ?
  • Hindu Mahasabha was established in 1910 at Allahabad. Where was its headquarters ?
  • Who expressed his grief by saying that farmers and workers are real strong pillars of the nation, but they are now suffering?
  • Which of the following provisions of the Constitution of India came into force from 26 November 1949?
  • Which of the following order is correct in relation to the preamble of Indian Constitution?

MPSC Combined Mains Previous Year Exam Analysis

Previous Year MPSC Combined Exam Analysis is very important for students preparing for the upcoming MPSC Combined Main Exam. Because this is the only way we can predict how questions are asked in the exam, on which component more questions are asked, and how many questions are asked.

Below we have given the complete exam analysis for the MPSC Combined Mains 2021 exam:

Date & DayPaperDifficulty-LevelGood Attempts
09th July 2022 (Saturday)Paper 1Easy-Moderate70-75
17th July 2022 (Sunday)Paper 2 (PSI)Easy-Moderate75-80
24th July 2022(Sunday)Paper 2 (ASO)Easy-Moderate70-75
31st July 2022(Sunday)Paper 2 (STI)Moderate-Difficult80-85

MPSC Combined Mains Previous Year Questions Marks Weightage

In the following table, the Question marks weightage of the MPSC Combined Mains 2021 paper has been provided:

Paper 1 (09 July 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 1 conducted on 09th July 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Marathi Language (मराठी)

50100

English Language (इंग्रजी)

3060

General knowledge

20

40

Total

100200

Paper 2: PSI (17 July 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 2 of the PSI post conducted on 17th July 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

15

30

Geography of Maharashtra

10

20

History of Maharashtra

10

20

Indian Constitution

10

20

Major Act and Laws

55110

Total

100

200

Paper 2: ASO (31 July 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 2 of the ASO post conducted on 31st July 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

1530

Geography of Maharashtra

1020

History of Maharashtra

1020

Indian Constitution

55110

Planning

1010

Total

100

200

Paper 2: STI (24 July 2022)

The table below gives the topic-wise weightage for Paper 2 of the STI post conducted on 24th July 2022:

Subjects

Number of questions

Total Marks

Logical Reasoning

15

30

Geography of Maharashtra

10

20

History of Maharashtra

10

20

Indian Constitution

10

20

Economy

55

110

Total

100

200

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MPSC Combined Analysis FAQs

  • MPSC Combined Mains Exam Analysis is the paper review for the combined exam to be held on 11th, 25th September and 15th & 16th October 2022 in various districts of Maharashtra. The MPSC Combined Mains Exam Review will cover important aspects of the exam, such as difficulty level, good attempt, expected cut off and question paper. These factors will give you a brief overview of your overall performance in the exam.

  • The MPSC Combined Mains 2022 Results and cut-off marks will be released, determining which candidates have qualified for the interview. Also, shortlisted candidates will be called for the next round of the selection process.

  • According to the MPSC Combine Exam Analysis, the difficulty level of the Mains 2022 'Paper 1' is Moderate to Hard.

  • As per the MPSC Combined Mains 2022 exam analysis and review, the expected cut-offs for the exam will be notified after the examination. 

  • July 9, 17, 24, and 31 are the exam date of the MPSC Combine Mains Exam 2022. Only those candidates will be allowed to sit in the exam who have successfully passed the prelims test of the MPSC Combine Exam

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