Monthly Archives: July 2015

Solved : UPSC CAPF 2015 General Studies Paper – part 1

1. Match List I with List-11 and select the correct answer using the code given below the Lists: List-I (Person) ———————-List-II (Political Party) A) BR. Ambedkar ——————–1) Pakistan Muslim League B) Sikandar Hayat Khan —————2) Krishak Praja Party C) Fazlul Huq ———————–3) Unionist Party D) Khaliquzzaman ——————-4) Independent labour Party Code: A B C  D A) 4 2 3 1 B) 4 3 2 1 C) 1 2 3 4 D) 1 3 2 4   Correct ans – B The correct matchings are –… Continue Reading »

Solved : UPSC Combined Medical Services 2015 GS Paper – part 2

106. Kutch (in Gujarat) has the existence of a large number of salt pans. Whatcould be the most valid reason/reasons for this? 1. Existence of creeks and mudflats 2. Higher evaporation rate 3. Presence of vast intertidal zone Select the correct answer using the code given below: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 2 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3   (d) 1, 2 and 3 The plight of Kutch sal workers have been regularly in news. That might have… Continue Reading »

UPSC Civil Services Examination 2014, Official Cut offs

The official cut offs for the UPSC Civil services Examination 2014, has been declared by UPSC.   Please read these important articles about prelims preparation 1. How UPSC asks current affairs in GS Prelims 2. How to practice prelims MCQs for UPSC 3. Applying logic in UPSC General Studies Prelims ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————    

Solved : UPSC Combined Medical Services 2015 GS Paper – part 1

The Combined Medical Services (CMS) Examination, 2015 was held on June 28. It contains 30 questions from general studies (question 91-120). Solution to first 15 of these questions are provided here. It will serve a good practice and revision for UPSC Civil Services Examination. Part 2 can be accessed here – Solved : UPSC Combined Medical Services 2015 GS Paper – part 2     91. Consider the following pairs: National Park ……………………………………………..State 1. Keoladeo Ghana National Park ………………….Rajasthan 2. Sultanpur National Park …… …………………….Uttar Pradesh… Continue Reading »

Prelims MCQs Quiz 41 : International Relations

International Relations (IR) comprises of global affairs, relations between nation-states (with an emphasis on India’s relation with other countries), important global and regional agreement, bodies and issues. In 2014, UPSC asked few questions from IR. With the Indian PM having visited nearly all the major countries in last one year, it is hoped that questions from IR will also be asked this time in UPSC prelims. Here we are giving some questions on IR from our GS Prelims Mock Test Series 2015 to provide an… Continue Reading »

Prelims MCQs Quiz 40 : Culture

1. Western classical elements can be seen in the Gandhara School of Art as reflected in the Buddha’s 1. usina, urna and elongated ears. 2. head 3. heavy folds of the robe. Select the correct answer using the codes given below. a) 1 and 2 only b) 1 and 3 only c) 2 and 3 only d) 1, 2 and 3 2. One could attain salvation by performing the Vedic sacrifices with all their rituals which needed the services of the priests. This was the belief of… Continue Reading »

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