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Which part of history is most important for UPSC Prelims?
Ancient India. Medieval India. Modern India. Art and Culture.
What should be read in history of UPSC Prelims?
Rise of the foreign power in India. Emergence of East India Company and related events. British takeovers and reactions from Indians. British economic policy. Socio-cultural facets.
Is world geography important for UPSC Prelims?
Yes, questions from World Geography often appear in prelims. Important topics for prelims from World Geography are: Important countries in news like Afghanistan, its neighbouring countries and border countries.
What should not be read for UPSC 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.
Does prelims include world history?
History is an important subject in UPSC Civil Service Prelims and Mains exam. For Prelims examination, History is divided into three sections Ancient India, Medieval India and Modern History. For Civil Services Mains Examination, World History is also there in UPSC Mains syllabus.
Which subject is most asked in UPSC Prelims?
UPSC Prelims exam comprises General Studies Paper 1 and Paper 2. General Studies Paper 1 comprises questions related to History, Geography, Economics, Environment etc. On the other hand the General Studies Paper 2 focuses on comprehension, logical reasoning, data interpretation etc.
Is 2 months enough for UPSC Prelims revision?
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! You need to follow a plan and work really hard.
Is 1 month enough for UPSC Prelims?
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.
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.
Which is the most scoring optional subject in UPSC?
Based on the general trend, the subjects which have the potential to help you score about 330 marks in optional exams (with your immense dedication, ofcourse) are Mathematics, Anthropology, Sociology, any Literature, Public Administration and Geography.