How questions are asked in UPSC Prelims?
The Prelims stage of the UPSC CSE Exam has two papers (General Studies and CSAT). Both the papers of this stage have objective type questions. The General Studies paper of the UPSC Prelims has 100 questions, whereas the CSAT paper has 80 questions.
Does prelims question repeat?
These questions from different topics don’t repeat in exactly the same format; they might be jumbled or in new words. However, the nature of questions and its theme is mostly the same and related to the same topics.
Do we get rough paper in UPSC Prelims?
Answer sheet and a rough sheet will be provided by the invigilator in the exam hall.
Where do UPSC Prelims questions come from?
Most of the factual questions are asked from: NCERT Textbooks. Economic Survey. Newspaper.
Is prelims tougher than mains?
The UPSC Mains exam is very tough as compared to the prelims. Consider these stages as a hierarchy which only increases the challenging intensity with every level. Many think that the competition is lower in mains which is true.
What is the lowest score in UPSC Prelims?
UPSC Cut Off Marks – UPSC Prelims 2022 Cut Off. UPSC Prelims 2022 took place on June 5, 2022. The expected UPSC Cut Off For Prelims this year is 90-95 marks. The cut-off marks for UPSC Prelims 2021 are out and for the General Category candidates the cut-off came out to be 87.54.
Is prelims harder than finals?
Prelims are a bit harder than finals but thats usually because during your prelims, your entire syllabus is assessed for the first time as opposed to the June exams.
Can I clear prelims in 2 months?
Many IAS hopefuls might be wondering if it is possible to crack the UPSC Prelims in just 60 days. The answer is a resounding YES. People have done it before, and you can do it too!
Is it hard to clear prelims?
Only 2 out of 100 candidates who sit for Prelims, clear the cut-off score. Yes, the ‘Prelims Hurdle’ is more difficult to cross than Mains. We have seen many bright candidates lose out in UPSC Prelims due to their over-focus on the UPSC Mains stage.
How can I score 110 in UPSC Prelims?
Make a study plan with dedicated time to revise a subject, current affairs notes and solve at least 50 questions daily. You can start with the toughest or the lengthiest subject first. Focus on the NCERT books and revise what you have already read. After covering the basics, revise sources other than the NCERTs.