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UPSC Mains 2015 : General Studies 1 question paper

Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words each. Contents of the answers are more important than their length. All questions carry equal marks.                                         12.5 X 20=250   Q1. The ancient civilization in Indian sub-continent differed from those of Egypt, Mesopotamia and Greece in that its culture and traditions have been preserved without a breakdown to the present day. Comment. Q2. Mesolithic rock… Continue Reading »


CSE Mains 2015 : Essay question paper

Write two essays choosing one from each of the following Sections A and B, in about 1000-1200 words each.                                                                                                                        2 X 125 = 250   SECTION… Continue Reading »


UPSC Prelims 2015 Result

The result of UPSC Civil Services Prelims Examination, 2015 has been declared. It can be viewed at the official website here – UPSC Result. If you are unable to visit the official link, due to high server load, you may see the result at this link – CSP Result 2015 SelfStudyIAS GS Prelims Mock Test Series 2018 – 10 Full length tests at Rs 800 only. Click here for more information. ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-


Question Paper : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies -Part 2

For part 1 (questions 1 to 50) – http://selfstudyias.com/question-paper-upsc-cse-prelims-2015-general-studies-part-1/   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 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 »


Question Paper : UPSC CSE Prelims 2015 General Studies -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 2. Which one of the following National Parks has a climate that varies from tropical to subtropical, temperate and arctic? (a) Khangchendzonga National Park (b)… 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 ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————    


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