Highlights of CDS 2016 Exam Pattern:
The Military, Naval and Air Force Academy aspirants are tested in English, General Knowledge (GK) and Elementary Mathematics.
Each paper is of 2 hours consisting of 100 marks.
Aspirants for the OTA are evaluated similarly except for being exempted from taking Elementary Mathematics test.
Questions from Elementary Mathematics are set from Matriculation level.
Rest of the questions are based on Graduation standard.
For every wrong answer marked by the candidate, one-third of the mark is deducted.
The question papers will be available in both English and Hindi.