karnataka public service commission recently announced notification for fresh recruitment of kas officers in jan 2015 .

The following changes has been announced in kas prelims exam 2014-2015

1. Negative marking for incorrect answers( 0.25 % or 0.25) marks will be deducted from total marks of that question with your total correct marks

for example

Q1. InTotal how many US [united states ] presidents visited to India till now 2015?

option 1.     3

option 2.    5

option 3.    6

option 4.    9


total marks    negative marks    correct answer marks

1                             – 0.25                         1

2.Inbuilt negative marking

There are some questions where negative marks are inbuilt in the form of different marks awarded to each options you select for given question

first most close answer = full correct=full marks

second most close answer=75% marks

third most close answer=50% marks

least close answer=25% marks


for example

negative marking-inbuilt negative markting



more detailed negative marketing notification click here


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