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## What level of Maths is required for UPSC?

What is the syllabus of UPSC maths? there will be two papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2 in the UPSC Maths syllabus, and they cover topics like Linear Algebra, Calculus, Analytic Geometry, Ordinary, Differential Equations, Algebra, Real Analysis, Complex Analysis, Linear Programming, and Partial Differential Equations.

## How much time is required to prepare for Maths optional upsc?

On average it will take 6-7 months. Then as per your understanding, comfort level and efforts, you can take less or more time. People who do not have prior exposure to Maths are going to take 7-8 months at least. There is need for external guidance: Not at all!

## Where can I prepare Maths optional for UPSC?

Calculus and Real Analysis by S.C Malik and Savita Arora, Shanti Narayana. Linear Algebra by A.R.Vasista. Numerical Analysis by K. Ordinary Differential Equations by M.D. Raisinghania. 3-D Geometry by P.N. Chatterjee. Algebra by Shramik Sen Upadhayay.

## Can I clear UPSC with Maths?

Maths is not so necessary but you are going to become an IAS so you have to know mathematics up to a certain extent. UPSC Prelims paper which is known as CSAT comprises questions from reasoning. mathematics and comprehension.

## Is Math scoring in UPSC?

High Objectivity and hence Scoring – Maths is and has always been a scoring subject, be it in the UPSC exam or any other exam. In the past few years consistently students with maths optional have performed well and obtained very good ranks.

## Which maths is best for IAS?

LINEAR ALGEBRA. SCHAUM SERIES – Seymour Lipschutz ( Amazon Link ) CALCULUS. MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS – S C Malik and Savita Arora ( Amazon Link ) ANALYTIC GEOMETRY. ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS (ODE) DYNAMICS AND STATICS. VECTOR ANALYSIS.

## Is 3 4 hours study enough for UPSC?

Some aspirants claim to be studying 15–16 hours a day to prepare to take the UPSC exam. Some can pass the exam with just 6-7 hours of study per day. There isn’t a perfect answer to this question, and candidates must determine the number of hours they spend studying each day based on their abilities and needs.

## Is studying 7 hours a day enough for UPSC?

The UPSC civil services exam is considered one of the toughest exams in the country. And, because of this, a lot of people recommend studying for about 15 hours per day during the IAS exam preparation time.

## Is 4 to 5 hours study enough for UPSC?

1) An aspirant may not be able to concentrate fully for the entire 5 hours; hence there will be gaps, 2) An aspirant has to study GS, optional, current affairs, etc., every day, and to divide the 5 hours, may not be effective. Hence, an aspirant should try to put at least 7-8 hours every day and gradually increase it.

## Which is the shortest optional in UPSC?

Philosophy has the shortest syllabus out of all of the optional subjects for the UPSC examination and is the reason for it is a popular choice amongst UPSC aspirants.