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How to do question paper analysis?
Read the whole question twice. Look for topic words. Look for any words that may restrict the topic in any way. Look for instruction words. Rewrite the question in your own words.
Does questions repeat in UPSC Prelims?
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.
Is 7 months enough for UPSC Prelims?
Yes. Even if you start preparing now – if you adopt the right strategies, do the smart work, learn what is needed, and don’t go behind everything under the Sun – yes, you can clear UPSC CSE Prelims with just 6 months of preparation.
How can I Analyse a topic in UPSC?
Start by reading the subheads that relate to the topic in the syllabus. To get an idea of the types of questions that are being asked about this topic, look through the papers from the previous year. Think about the possible dimensions.
What are the 4 steps to write an analysis?
Choose your argument. Define your thesis. Write the introduction. Write the body paragraphs.
How many marks is an Analyse question?
Analyse is a more advanced examination skill and is often a six-mark exam question.
What should I not read for prelims?
You should avoid sports news. Business news not related to the UPSC syllabus. Avoid criminal news even if it is capturing headlines. Don’t read small and irrelevant regional/state/local news. Avoid Bollywood and other entertainment news.
Is 2 months enough for UPSC Prelims?
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!
How many times should I revise before prelims?
You must REVISE MINIMUM FOUR times all important sources to crack this exam. For example, you must revise all our mock tests at least 3 times(if you really want to see for yourself how useful these tests are for prelims), or for that matter Laxmikanth or NCERT books too.
Is 2 hours of studying 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.