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How can I increase my UPSC prelims score?
Make a study plan with dedicated time to revise a subject, current affairs notes and solve at least 50 questions daily. Focus on the NCERT books and revise what you have already read. After covering the basics, revise sources other than the NCERTs.
How do you score more in GS?
Scoring 400+ in GS is a must to qualify the mains. You should try to cover the news properly and make some good notes. A monthly current affairs magazine of any institute will be helpful. Apart from this, the need is to practice answer writing.
How to prepare for GS prelims?
So for beginners, the best way to start the preparation for GS is to study all the NCERT from class VI to class XII for History, Geography, Economics, and Polity, the NCERT books for class XII and XII must be studied in addition to the lower class NCERTs.
Can I clear prelims in 1 month?
To tell you the truth, passing the UPSC prelims exam in a month is incredibly hard. However, it is possible to make it if one can spend all of their time to the preparations.
What is the lowest score in UPSC Prelims?
Prelims – 87.54 out of 200 (43.77%) Mains – 745 out of 1750 (42.57%) Interview – 953 out of 2025 (47.06%)
How to cover GS 1 paper?
NCERT Books. NIOS Books. Class XI NCERT an Introduction to Indian Art. NCERT History- Class VI, VII, VIII, XII, CCRT Website.
How to score good marks in GS 1?
Your final aim must be: for each topic mentioned in the syllabus, you should have enough content to write a 250-word answer. Go through the past five years’ question papers to understand the breadth and depth of questions UPSC usually asks. It’ll give you a good perspective of what’s important and what’s not.
Which optional helps in GS?
Choosing optional subjects with maximum GS overlap: History. Geography. Political science & international relations. Economics. Public administration. Choosing the Right Optional Subject for UPSC Civil Services Mains. Related Links:
Which optional subject helps GS?
In Civil Services Mains Examination as well, Geography as an optional is highly useful . The syllabus of Geography Optional overlaps with almost 40% of the GS syllabus. Questions from Physical Geography, Human Geography, India and World Geography are directly asked in Paper 1 and Paper 2 of General Studies.
Which subject has maximum overlap with GS?
Political Science & International Relations The polity is covered by all of this. Hence, in terms of GS overlap, political science is the better option.