(i) The Answer Sheet will be found placed inside the sealed Test Booklet. The seal will be broken/ opened by the candidate on the announcement by the invigilator and only then the Answer Sheet shall be taken out. Do not open/break the seal before the announcement.
(ii) Side-2 of each Answer Sheet will have a pre-printed Test Booklet Code A, B, C and D. The candidates are required to check that the Test Booklet code pre-printed on SIDE-2 of the Answer Sheet is the same as printed on the Test Booklet.
(iii) The format of the Answer Sheet which will be found placed inside the Test Booklet and which will be used for answering questions is given in . Candidates are advised to go through it and be conversant with the requirements of giving particulars and marking the answers.
(iv) The Answer Sheet used will be of special type which will be scanned on Optical Scanner. There will be two sides of the Answer Sheet.
(a) Side 1 This side of the Answer Sheet contains the following columns which are to be filled in neatly
and accurately by the candidate with Blue/Black ball point pen only. Use of pencil on OMR sheet is not allowed. OMR sheet filled in with pencil would be summarily rejected for evaluation.
(i) Roll Number
(ii) Name of the candidate
(iii) Father’s Name
(iv) Centre Number
(v) Name of the Examination Centre
(vi) Signature of the candidate
(b) Side 2 This side of the Answer Sheet contains the following columns which are also to be filled in by the candidate with Blue/Black Ball Point Pen only:
(i) Roll Number
(ii) Centre Number
(iii) Test Booklet Number
(iv) Question 001 to 180
Each column corresponds to the serial number of question given in the Test Booklet. With each column there are four circles which correspond to the four alternative responses, one of which is correct or most appropriate.
(v) Writing of Particulars and Responses on Side-2 with Blue/ Black Ball Point Pen Only
Roll Number – Write and mark your Roll Number as per specimen Answer Sheet. For example Roll No.1252735
Centre Number – Write and mark your Centre No. as per specimen Answer Sheet. For example Centre No. 1126.
Test Booklet No. – Write and mark your Test Booklet number as indicated on the Test Booklet as per specimen
Answer Sheet. For example Test Booklet No. 135364