How to prepare for UPSC Prelims GS Paper 1?
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.
What is GS Paper 1 in UPSC Prelims?
UPSC Prelims GS Paper 1: Subjects Indian Polity and Governance– Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc. History– History of India and Indian National Movement. Indian and World Geography– Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
How do I start studying GS?
Start your preparation with NCERT books of 10th and 12th standard on various subjects like History, Geography, Polity, Science, Indian Foreign policy & International Relation etc. and then go through other books recommended for G.S. It will be better to prepare G.S. mains first and then for Prelim.
How to make notes for GS 1?
Which book is best for GS 1?
History of the World by Arjun Dev and Indira Arjun Dev. Social Problems in India by Ram Ahuja. Contemporary Issues in Globalization by Soumyen Sikdar. Certificate of Physical and Human Geography. Indian and World Geography.
Should I prepare optional or GS first?
First, start preparing for GS, and then after some time take this decision. Because in four GS papers you will be introduced to a variety of optional subjects like History, Geography, Public Administration, Political Science and Sociology. This will help you to determine your inclination to a particular subject.
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 coaching is best for GS preparation?
Drishti IAS is one of the best coaching institute for better preparation of GS. Drishti IAS very well known coaching institute in Delhi due to their best facilties, infrastructure. Faculty member of Drishti IAS are very helpful and supportive.
How can I improve my GK GS?
The best way to improve GK is also the most traditional one, i.e., reading books! Reading various books, both fiction and nonfiction, will add to your knowledge, as every book contains knowledge that you might not know. It will also improve your grammar and your command of language.
What kind of GK is asked in UPSC?
Current events of national and international importance. History of India and Indian National Movement. Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World. Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.