UPSC CAPF 2020 syllabus is quite vast and includes topics related to General Intelligence, General Studies, General Ability, Language, Grammar, etc. Here we have detailed the UPSC CAPF 2020 syllabus of both paper i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II. This year the UPSC CAPF AC 2020 exam will commence on August 09, 2020.
The UPSC CAPF 2020 Syllabus of Paper-I is structured in a way to test the logical ability, reasoning ability, numerical ability, knowledge of Indian history, politics, constitution, geographical structure, national and international happenings, etc. of the candidate.
While the UPSC CAPF 2020 Syllabus of Paper-II aims to examine the expertise of candidates on topics related to Indian history, cultural heritage, general science, human rights, English language which includes grammar, comprehension, precise writing, etc.
The UPSC CAPF 2020 Assistant Commandant Exam will have two papers i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II. Paper-I has 125 objective type questions of 250 marks both in Hindi and English language and the time duration is 2 hours and it has questions related to General Ability and Intelligence.
Paper-II has subjective type questions of 200 marks and has questions on General Studies, essay, and comprehension, the time duration to complete this paper is 3 hours. Candidates have the choice to attempt this paper in either Hindi or English language. Read the table given below to know the detailed CAPF 2020 Exam Pattern:
|Paper||Subjects||Type||No. of questions||Marks||Time limit|
|Paper I||General Ability and Intelligence||Objective||125||250||2 hours|
|Paper II||General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension||Conventional||200||3 hours|
UPSC CAPF 2020 Syllabus of Paper-I and Paper-II includes subject like General Intelligence, General Studies, Mental ability, etc. It is very helpful to go through the entire syllabus beforehand, it will give the idea to strategize the preparation routine for the examination. Below is the detailed paper-wise syllabus of UPSC CAPF 2020.
Paper I of the Assistant Commandant Exam is formulated to test the mental ability, intelligence, and general awareness of the candidate. It has questions related to the current happenings around the globe, Indian and international politics, government, technology, Indian History, and many more kindred topics. It also includes questions on logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude, numerical ability, and data interpretation.
|General Mental Ability||General Science|
|Current Events of National and International Importance||Indian Politics and Economy|
|Indian History||Indian and World Geography|
Paper-I of UPSC CAPF 2020 Assistant Commandant Examination has objective type questions based on logical reasoning, general science, history, geography, current awareness, etc. Below we have mentioned a few sample questions to give the idea about the question pattern.
Paper-II is divided into two parts i.e. Part A and Part B. Candidates have to write an essay in either Hindi/English in Part A. Part A has questions on Modern Indian History, Politics, Geography, environment, etc., while Part B has questions purely related to English Language which includes comprehension, grammar, etc.
Part A of Paper II holds a weightage of 80 marks in the exam. Topics included in Part A of the Paper II of CAPF AC Exam are tabulated below:
|Essay that is to be written in either Hindi or English||Modern Indian History|
|Indian Constitution||Freedom Struggle|
|Human rights and issues||Analytical Ability|
Part B holds a weightage of 120 marks in the CAPF Exam. Prepare the topics given below to crack this section with a good score:
|Simple Grammar||Other Language and Communication skills|
The following types of questions are asked in Paper-II of UPSC CAPF 2020 Assistant Commandant Examination. The questions are subjective type, and requires good hold on Language (Hindi/English) and General Studies. We have pen-downed few sample questions to give the idea about the UPSC CAPF 2019 Paper-II question paper and exam pattern.
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