How can I practice answer for IAS mains?
Increase your reading count. Keep your outline consistent. Do not use unnecessary jargons or technical terms. Avoid generalizations. Do not overdo the embellishments. Be original. Practice makes perfect. Make your writing error-free as much as possible.
Who check UPSC mains answer sheet?
The Head Examiner evaluates random/sample UPSC Mains answer sheets before the Examiner’s meeting. Immediately after the Head Examiner evaluates the random answer booklets, the Examiner’s meeting starts. Here, all the examiners discuss the papers and agree on standards and yardsticks to assess and evaluate the papers.
Which website is best for UPSC answer?
clearias.com. cleariasexam.com. insightsonindia.com. iasbaba.com. mrunal.org. civilsdaily.com. gktoday.in. byjus.com.
What is 7 5 3 rule in UPSC?
SEVEN – Candidates’ should aim to answer questions within 7 minutes per question. FIVE – Write 5 points in their answers related to the keyword. It would be better to break down the answer into bulleted points. THREE – Elaborate each point in 3 dimensions as per the requirements listed in the question.
Do IAS mains questions repeat?
Yes! UPSC papers have repetitions of questions from previous year’s papers, but only for certain topics.
How much is 150 words in UPSC?
A general thumb rule which can be helpful in the exam hall is that – if the question has a 150-word limit, then the answer should be written within 1 and a half A4 pages. If it’s 250, then write the answer not going beyond 2.5 A4 pages.
Is Kanishak Kataria first attempt?
Educational background of Kanishak Kataria In his class 10th board exam, Kanishak got 94% and in his 12th board exam, he received 96%. Thereafter, he went to IIT Bombay to complete his bachelor’s degree. Kanishak gave his first attempt at the UPSC examination without any preparation, so he did not succeed.
Which Colour pen to use in UPSC mains?
UPSC in its instructions it is mentioned using a black ballpoint pen.
Which pen did Kanishak Kataria used?
If you are still interested, I used a “Hauser” blue gel pen for all my exams. On the day of the examination, write for 15-20 minutes before leaving for the test centre.
How can I increase my UPSC answer speed?
Get the correct tool. First of all, you must get the correct pen to write the exam with. Rectify your technique. Write crisp. Prepare diligently. Think before starting to write. Take care of the word count and the marks allocated. Practice.