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GS Prelims Mock Test Series 2018

GS Prelims Mock Test Series 2018 (10 Full Length Mock Tests @ Rs 800 only) Self Study IAS is launching a test series for General Studies (Paper 1) Prelims examination. It comprises of 10 full length (covering whole syllabus of GS) mock tests. The cost of the test series is Rs 800 only, so each test comes to you at Rs 80. The objective is to make you practice 1000 quality questions that will make you ready for the Prelims exam in June 2018. The… Continue Reading »


Solved : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies Paper – Part 4

76. With reference to Congress Socialist Party, consider the following statements : 1. It advocated the boycott of British goods and evasion of taxes. 2. It wanted to establish the dictatorship of proletariat. 3. It advocated separate electorate for minorities and oppressed classes. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 3 only (c) 1, 2 and 3 (d) None (d) None     77. Consider the following statements : 1. The Rajya Sabha has no power either to… Continue Reading »


Solved : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies Paper – Part 3

51. ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana’ has been launched for (a) providing housing loan to poor people at cheaper interest rates (b) promoting women’s Self-Help Groups in backward areas (c) promoting financial inclusion in the country (d) providing financial help to the marginalized communities (c) promoting financial inclusion in the country     52. With reference to the Fourteenth Finance Commission, which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. It has increased the share of States in the central divisible pool from 32 percent to 42… Continue Reading »


Solved : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies Paper – Part 2

26. With reference to an organization known as ‘BirdLife International’, which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. It is a Global Partnership of Conservation Organizations. 2. The concept of biodiversity hotspots’ originated from this organization. 3. It identifies the sites known/ referred to as ‘Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas’. Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) I only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 (c) 1 and 3 only   BirdLife International… Continue Reading »


Solved : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies Paper – Part 1

1. With reference to the Cabinet Mission, which of the following statements is/are correct? 1. It recommended a federal government. 2. It enlarged the powers of the Indian courts. 3. It provided for more Indians in the ICS. Select the correct answer using the code given below. (a) I only (b) 2 and 3 (c) 1 and 3 (d) None (a) I only   According to the proposals of the Cabinet Mission announced in May, 1946, the country could have a Federal government consisting of… Continue Reading »


Solved : UPSC CAPF 2015 General Studies Paper – part 4

46. “Cheetah” and “Chetak’ are the names of A) Fighter aircrafts B) Helicopters C) Armoured vehicles D) Infantry regiments B) Helicopters Cheetah” and “Chetak’ are the names of helicopters. The reason UPSC asked this was because it was in news. During the last three years (2012-13, 2013-14  &  2014-15), 06 accidents have taken place involving Cheetah and Chetak helicopters of Armed Forces in which 09 defence personnel have died. Wives of Army Officers have represented to the Government for replacement of Cheetah and Chetak helicopters… Continue Reading »


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