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    Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hi iam PRAJAY....iam in my final year(7th sem) of B.Tech in ECE branch....i would like to ask which books i should go for preparation for CDS exam going to held in 2012...

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    You Can Study Books Of Upkar Prakashan . Also Arihant Books Are Useful. You Can Order Upkar Prakashan Books From This Website ' www.upkar.in' . Books Can Also Be Ordered From Defense Academy , Coimbatore Using This Website ' www.ssbcoaching.com '. The Previous Year Question Paper Can Be Downloaded From This Website
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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?



    BOOKS FOR SSB (CDS)EXAM










    These books are available in market and also this books are valuable and helpful.

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hello Prajay,
    Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.You can go for the book.The book is very good.Their are plenty of MCQ's questions.And remember solving previous year question papers.Try to prepare good in English and General Knowledge,as you are an engineering student Maths would be easy for you I suppose.
    ALL THE BEST DEAR!!!

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    apply for CDS EXAM to join defence.
    this is the most preferred book . so follow it for better result ----
    ---> Arihant CDS Entrance Examination (Self Study Guide) by Brijesh Tripathi, Dr. Satyajeet Rawat & Neetika Goyal
    ---> 1. Asian CDS (Combined Defence Services) Exam Guide by R P Verma

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Syllabus for CDS Examination: The following are the syllabus for CDS Examination
    1.General English
    2.General Knowledge
    3.Elementary Maths
    As per the syllabus you need to follow below books
    See Below Books for preparation for CDS exam and also i have attached model papers also
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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hello friend,

    Books:-

    Asian CDS Exam Guide.
    Arihant CDS Entrance Examination
    .

    Preparation:-
    English (Solve as much as question papers)
    Mathematics (9 & 10th level CBSE)
    General Knowledge (Science(9 & 10th level CBSE), History(9 & 10th level CBSE), Geography(9 & 10th level CBSE), Current affairs).

    best of luck

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hi friend,

    Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.

    But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.

    You can go for the book.The book is very good.

    Their are plenty of MCQ's questions And remember solving previous year question papers.

    Try to prepare good in English and General Knowledge,as you are an engineering student Maths would be easy for you I suppose.

    Regards

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hi friend,


    Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.






    BOOKS FOR SSB (CDS)EXAM










    These books are available in market and also this books are valuable and helpful.

    But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.

    You can go for the book.The book is very good.

    Their are plenty of MCQ's questions And remember solving previous year question papers.

    Try to prepare good in English and General Knowledge,as you are an engineering student Maths would be easy for you i suppose


    .........good luck dear.................




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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.You can go for the book.The book is very good.Their are plenty of MCQ's questions.And remember solving previous year question papers.
    good luck

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hi friend,Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.You can go for the book.The book is very good.Their are plenty of MCQ's questions And remember solving previous year question papers.Try to prepare good in English and General Knowledge,as you are an engineering student Maths would be easy for you I suppose.
    Regards

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Syllabus for CDS Examination: The following are the syllabus for CDS Examination
    1.General English
    2.General Knowledge
    3.Elementary Maths
    As per the syllabus you need to follow below books

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Services Examination and this examination is Conducted by UPSC, Twice in a year and to apply for this examination you have to complete your Graduation degree course form a recognised University. Final year appearing candidates are also apply for CDS Examination. To apply for CDS Examination you must have Medically and Physically fit in all the Respects. To apply for CDS Examination your age should between 19 to 25 years, No upper age relaxation is applicable for Any candidates in this examination.

    The selection are based on Written test, Personal Interview and Medical Test.

    Those who cracked these stages are eligible to join These Academy for Training :

    >> Indian Military Academy (IMA)
    >> Officer Training Academy (OTA)
    >> Naval Academy
    >> Air Force Academy

    You have to cracked these 3 papers in CDS Examination only then you will be able to cracked this examination.

    >> English
    >> General Knowledge
    >> Elementary Mathematics

    Best Books For CDS Examination :
    ------------------------------

    >> Upkars Combined Defence Services Examination
    by Jain & Kishore


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    For Maths : R. S Agarwal Quantitative Aptitude & verbal & non verbal reasoning books.

    For English : R S Agarwal's Objective English, Tata McGRAW Hill's Objective english for competitive Exams and Arihant English Grammar

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.

    But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.

    You can go for the book.The book is very good.
    Books:-
    Asian CDS Exam Guide.
    Arihant CDS Entrance Examination.

    Preparation:-
    English (Solve as much as question papers)
    Mathematics (9 & 10th level CBSE)

    General Knowledge (Science(9 & 10th level CBSE), History(9 & 10th level CBSE), Geography(9 & 10th level CBSE), Current affairs).

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hello





    ---> Their are many books available for figthing CDS Examination.

    But according to me you should go for "The Pearson Guide To CDS Entrance Examination",the book written by Thorpe.

    You can go for the book.The book is very good.

    Their are plenty of MCQ's questions And remember solving previous year question papers.

    Try to prepare good in English and General Knowledge,as you are an engineering student Maths would be easy for you I suppose.













    best of luck

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Hello Friend...,




    ~~~~
    RECOMMENDED BOOKS FOR CDS EXAM




    There are many books available in the market which helps you to prepare for CDS exam...

    -> Some of the recommended books are as follows...


    CDS Examination: Solved And Practice Papers
    ISBN: 9381362129


    CDS Examination
    ISBN: 8183481590


    CDS Examination Solved Papers
    ISBN: 8183481558


    Study Package For CDS Examination
    ISBN: 0071072152










    ~~~~ALL THE BEST~~~~

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    hi iam PRAJAY....iam in my final year(7th sem) of B.Tech in ECE branch....i would like to ask which books i should go for preparation for CDS exam going to held in 2012...

    Best recommended Books for CDS Exam preparation
    ----------------------------------------------------------


    The Pearson Guide to the Combined Defence Services Examination

    Publisher: Pearson Education

    ISBN: 8131700747






    Combined Defence Services Examination Upkar

    Publisher: Upkar

    ISBN: 8174821783







    CDS Examination Combined Defence Services

    Publisher: Arihant Publications

    ISBN: 8183481558







    The Pearson Guide To English For The Combined Defence Services Examination

    Publisher: Pearson Education

    ISBN: 8131709957


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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hi prajay,
    u better go for UPKAR publications books, because they publishes books written by defence personnel who may help u out the best than anybody can do.
    otherwise there are books of arihant publication books are also good for written exams of defence services.

    all the best.

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Dear Friend,
    Combined Defence Service Exam Topics & Pattern



    Books to be Referred for CDS Exam

    1.CDS Exam Guide



    2.Rk Gupta's CDS Exam Guide



    3.Upkar Prakashan's



    Eligibility Criteria for CDS Exam

    Recruitment in Following training Academies of respective Branch is done by CDS Exam::


    =>Indian Military Academy

    You should be a Graduate in any stream from a recognized University
    Age Limits::19-24 years


    =>Officers Training Academy

    You should be a Graduate in any stream from a recognized University
    Age Limits::19-25 years


    =>Air force Academy

    You should be a Science Graduate with Physics & Maths as Compulsory Subjects in 12th or B.tech
    Age Limits::19-23 years


    =>Naval Academy

    You should be a Science Graduate with Physics & Maths as compulsory Subjects in 12th or B.tech from a recognized University
    Age Limits::19-22 years


    Important Dates

    CDS (II) Exam Date is 16/09/2012

    Last Date to Apply is 02/07/2012

    Notification Date is 02/06/2012

    ~Best Luck~

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?


    the examination pattern of the CDS exam is given below-

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    you can refer the following books to prepare for the CDS exam-

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    all the best

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    CDS (Combined Defencen Service ) exam : -

    Exam Syllabus :-

    1) General Knowledge - 100 marks
    [120 Questions]

    2) General English - 100 marks
    [120 Questions]


    3) Elementary Maths - 100 marks
    [100 Questions]




    Books for the CDS exam are ,

    1) Arihant Publication

    2) Kiran Prakashan

    3) Upkar Prakashan



    Books according to the Syllabus and Authors are ,

    1) General Ability - M.Laxmikanth

    2) General English - Hari Prasad

    3) Elementary Maths - R.S.Aggarwal



    Selection Process : -

    1) Written exam
    2) Interview
    3) Medical Test


    all the best

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hello my friend , the best books for the preparation of the CDS ( Common defence Service ) Examination
    are given below for your readily preference .


    This Books will not only help you in passing the CDS Examination s with good marks but will also help you
    to develop to gain some of your basic strengths required for the SSB Rounds .
    All types of hints required to pass the SSB Rounds are given in these book and
    also it speaks about basic discipline .

    The Best CDS Books at reasonable costs are -:
    1. Asian CDS (Combined Defence Services) Exam Guide by R P Verma
    2. CDS Exam Guide: Combined Defense Services Exam by Datason Rp
    3. Arihant CDS Entrance Examination (Self Study Guide) by Brijesh Tripathi, Dr. Satyajeet Rawat & Neetika Goyal .

    Please buy these books , I promise that it will make easy for you to pass this years CDS - II examination .

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Dear Friend

    -The following books are CDS exam.

    -Upkar Publication

    -Arihant books.

    -R.S. Agarwal for elementary Maths.

    -Hari Prasad for general English.

    -M.Laxmikanth for general ability.

    -Syllabus for CDS exam.

    -General English.

    -General Knowledge.

    -Elementary Maths.

    -In this connection selection procedure is that firstly written exam, secondly interview and thirdly medical test.

    -All the best.

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hi,
    CDS EXAM STANDS FOR COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE EXAM WHICH IS CONDUCTED BY UPSC TWICE IN A YEAR.

    Combined-Defence-Services.jpg
    FOR THIS EXAM;-
    1-You must be passed gradution from a recognized university.
    2-age limit is 21-30 years.
    3-you must be physically as well as mentally fit.

    BEST BOOKS FOR CDS EXAM;-

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    thank you

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Books for CDS Exam---


    English:-Arihant publication by S.C.Gupta,R.S.Agrawal & Vikas Agrawal,S.P.Bakshi(objective english).
    G.K:- some magzine like I succed,Competition in focus,Pratiyogita darpan,Competition success review.
    Elementary Math:- CDS math by R.S.Agrawal or Arihant Publication.



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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?


    Hi Aspirant


    CDS exam is organized UPSC twice in a year.

    CDS exam is conducted for the recruitment in army, navy and air force wings of defense service.

    In this year CDS exam is being held on 16/9/2012.


    Syllabus and exam pattern of CDS exam

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    After qualifying written exam candidates will be called for Interview.

    If you qualify the SSB Interview, you will be called for Medical test and if you qualify medical test also. Your name would be including in final selection list.

    Candidates should work hard for the preparation of CDS exam because exam will be some tough.

    Friend now 10 days remained in the exam.

    So now you should start to solve previous year model question paper.


    Best books for the preparation of CDS exam


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    I am attaching below the question paper of CDS exam.


    Best of Lucků
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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    >> Recommended Books for the preparation of CDS Examination :-
    .

    CDS Examination Solved Papers
    .

    Study Package for CDS Examination
    .

    CDS Combined Defence Services Exam Guide - 5th Edition
    .

    Mathematics for C.D.S. Entrance Exam

    .
    > All the Best !

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Best books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam:








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    Best books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam:








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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    dear
    for cds exam many books are available in market.
    for cds exam preparation some books are written here


    Publications : -


    Kiran Prakashan


    Arihant Publication


    Upkar prakashan




    Books accoring to the Syllabus Topics : -


    General English - Hari prasad


    General Knowledge - M.Laxmikanth


    Elementary maths - R.S.Aggarwal






    all the best

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Dear

    CDS means Combined Defence Service
    This CDS Exam Is Conducting by The Union Public Service Commission Two Times in a Every Year
    The Following are The Best Books For The CDS Exam
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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    CDS stands for the Combined Defense Service exam.

    To apply for the CDS exam you need of very hard work and preparation.

    You should study with reference books and you can also join any good institute for the preparation.


    Helpful books
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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    Friend,Following books are quite useful in the preparation of CDS Examination: # Asian CDS Examination Guide # Arihant's Pathfinder CDS Examination # R Gupta's Combined Defence Service Examination # Tata Mc Graw Study Package for CDS Examination # Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Aggrawal # New Light Publisher's CDS Exam Guide by Datason Rp # Upkar's Combined Defence Service Examination by Jain, Kishore

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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    dear friend,

    here are many books which you can be prefer:

    1> CDS Combined Defence Services Examination: 10 Practice Sets 1st Edition (Paperback):

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    2> CDS Exam Guide: Combined Defence Services Exam (Paperback) :

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    3> Pathfinder CDS: Combined Defence Services Entrance Examination 1st Edition (Paperback) :

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    4> Study Package for CDS 1st Edition (Paperback) :

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    all the best....



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    Re: Which books to be referred to prepare for CDS exam?

    hello guest


    Syllabus and pattern of the exam are as follows:

    # the exam consists of three papers

    # first paper is of mathematics.

    # second paper is of engligh.

    # third paper is of general studies. It includes

    * history

    * geography

    * political science

    * current affairs and general knowledge.

    ###
    * some useful books are

    * Arihant for CDS

    * Rs aggarwal

    * must also buy or download previous year question papers.

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