Tips to prepare for the General Ability Section For NDA

Tips to prepare for the General Ability Section For NDA 

Aspirants a lot many of you are preparing for the NDA written examination are confused as to which topic to prepare for the general ability section and how to prepare for the same. We at NCA have narrowed down the section which are important  and have maximum weightage to help you score maximum marks out of these sections and do even better in the coming examinations. 

Score distribution of NDA Examination in  General Ability Section 

The marks have been distributed In the following way for the general ability section. There are a total of 150 questions and a total of 600 marks out of which the English section is 50 questions and have we discussed earlier also how to score maximum in the English section for NDA. Now here we are focussing on the other section that is general ability which includes general knowledge, social sciences and sciences.

NDA Syllabus

Syllabus for the NDA General Ability Section 

The syllabus for General ability section is divided into categories 

Science The science section would be maximum from basic sciences one has read from class 9 to class 12 th including physics, chemistry and Biology . At NCA we guarantee the entire syllabus to come from the notes and to give you an idea of the NDA paper we have aded the questions from NDA 2 2023 Science and 

NDA 1 2023 Science topics. For students studying in 12 th it is advisable to focus on these sections especially the ones having science as their background. 

Social Sciences The social Sciences section also have loads of topics coming from 10 to 12 th geography , history, Indian polity . Adding to that is the current affairs section which again has its base with present last 6 months from the date of paper all current affairs that are coming in. 

Again it is confirmed the entire paper comes from NCA Notes and we have proof for the same in NDA 2 2023 and NDA 1 2023 Genral ability Sections. 

And also what we taught a week earlier came in the paper. So don’t panic about the notes and sections which you have not covered as we shall cover all them in the given time period from the notes itself 

Breakage of Questions Topic wise in NDA Paper

For the ease of the candidates we have broken the paper Into various sections accordingly disturbed the marks for the same from each section of the topic. This will help you analyse the breakage of each topic and how can one be better prepared to deal with these questions in advance. 

TOPICS 

Paper 

Nda 1 2023

Nda 2 2023

Nda 1 2022

Nda 2 2022

Physics 

 

21

21

20

18

Biology 

 

11

10

14

17

Chemistry 

 

18

19

16

15

Current Affairs 

 

10

12

11

14

History 

 

13

11

14

16

Geography

 

19

16

17

10

Defence related 

 

3

6

4

2

Sports Related 

 

2

1

2

4

Indian Polity 

 

3

4

4

4

 

It is very evident that candidates especially having non medical should focus on the topics of physics and chemistry as it will be a mere revision for them. And plus the topics are simple from day to day use. It is best seen the candidates can do even better if they add social studies and only go through topics which are mentioned in the NCERT rather than follow any other book. For better notes and the best of information one should focus on notes as given in NCA Academy . We guarantee 90% from our notes there can be one who can match such accuracy as we do.

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