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# How can someone prepare for CDS mathematics if he/she is weak in mathematics?

CDS 2 2021 Elementary Mathematics Strategy: CDS Exam is going to be conducted on 14th November 2021 for which the aspirants are already preparing in full swing. One important thing to note here is that Mathematics is a subject which comes in 3 categories i.e. IMA (Indian Military Academy), INA (Indian Naval Academy), and AFA (Air Force Academy). Mathematics questions are not asked in the OTA (Officers Training Academy) category. In this article, you will get detailed strategy of how to prepare for Elementary Mathematics section for CDS 2 2021 Examination.

## CDS 2 2021: Mathematics Syllabus

Before we delve into the Mathematics Preparation Strategy, one must know the detailed syllabus of the subject. Elementary Mathematics questions are asked of the Class 10th level.

 Number System Decimal fractions Time and Distance Time and work Percentages Simple and Compound Interest Profit and Loss Ratio and Proportion Division Algorithm H.C.F. and L.C.M Logarithms to base 10 Theory of Polynomials Quadratic Equations Linear equations in Two Variables Laws of Indices Trigonometry Heights and Distances Geometry Lines and angles Mensuration Statistics

Paper III Mathematics Exam for all those who are good and find it easy to clear the minimum cutoff i.e. scoring at least 20 marks out 100 have upper hand. Some Candidate who are good in Mathematics even score good marks in this but simultaneously you have to score good marks in the other subjects as well so that you have your overall score more than the expected cutoff. Level of Maths is moderate to difficult and questions till 10th standard are asked but they have a bit high level standard. So those candidates who find it difficult to crack the exam should make their strategy very carefully so that they score at least 20 marks and cover up the overall cutoff by scoring good marks in General knowledge and English exam. Below we will talk about how to prepare for these sections.

### CDS Preparation Strategy for Mathematics section

Candidate should keep in mind that if they want to get admission in the IMA/INA/AFA then they have to appear in this examination and even score good marks.(Min 20 out of 100). To clear this exam you need minimum three months of dedicated hard work with smart planning. All those candidate who have Maths back ground find it easy to clear the math exam but those who are not good should keep in mind that they should cover the chapters which are easy and can help you to score at least 25-30 marks in the exam.

### Chapters on which main focus should be given to clear the CDS 2 2021 Exam are:

• Number System
• Decimal Fractions
• Time and Distance
• Time and Work
• Percentages
• Simple and Compound Interest
• Profit and Loss
• Ratio and Proportion
• H.C.F. and L.C.M.