UPSC CAPF (AC) Answer Key 2020: December 20 Paper 1 Analysis with difficulty level Explained

Union Public Service Commission on Sunday, December 20 conducts CAPF (AC) examination in two papers. The paper 1 exam is successfully held between 10 am to 12 Noon following the social distancing. Here is a detailed analysis of CAPF Paper 1 exam held on 20 December.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Dec 21, 2020 11:56 IST
UPSC CAPF (AC) Answer Key 2020: December 20 Paper 1 Analysis with difficulty level Explained
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The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts CAPF Assistant Commandant Paper 1 and 2 exam on December 20, 2020. The Multiple-Choice based question paper (Paper I) held from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. Candidates appear for the UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2020 can have a look at the paper analysis for Morning shift examination, held on 20 December.

The written exam for CAPF (AC) is conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on 20th December, 2020 that comprised of two papers. The written examination is conducted with an aim to select candidates for the post of Assistant Commandant (AC) on 209 posts. Paper 1 consisted of a maximum 250 marks and questions were asked from General Mental Ability, General Science, and Current Events. Paper 1 is held from 10 a.m. to 12.00 Noon whereas, the CAPF Paper II will be held from 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Official Answer key would be published by Union Public Service Commission at Answer-Key section i.e, likely within 7 days of the examination. Answer key will be issued in pdf file format for all Series A, B, C, and D.

Also Read- UPSC CAPF AC result is expected to be declared by this date

Paper I: General Ability and Intelligence - 250 Marks

The questions in this paper were of Objective (Multiple Answers) Type in which the questions will be set in English as well as Hindi.

1. General Mental Ability- The questions asked to to test the logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude including numerical ability, and data interpretation.

2. General Science- The questions were set to test general awareness, scientific temper, comprehension and appreciation of scientific phenomena of everyday observation including new areas of importance like Information Technology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science.

3. Current Events of National and International Importance:- The questions were asked to test the candidates’ awareness of current events of national and international importance in the broad areas of culture, music, arts, literature, sports, governance, societal and developmental issues, industry, business, globalisation, and interplay among nations.

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4. Indian Polity and Economy: The questions shall aim to test candidates’ knowledge of the Country’s political system and the Constitution of India, social systems and public administration, economic development in India, regional and international security issues and human rights including its indicators.

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CAPF AC Paper 2: General Studies, Essay and Comprehension- 200 Marks.

In this paper candidates will be allowed the option of writing the Essay Component in English or Hindi, but the medium of Precis Writing, Comprehension Components and other communications/ language skills will be English only. 

Analysis of Paper 2, will only be made after the examination is over. Candidates are asked to visit the website, from time to time for latest announcements, Answer key, result and other updates.

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