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## Which maths is best for IAS?

LINEAR ALGEBRA. SCHAUM SERIES – Seymour Lipschutz ( Amazon Link ) CALCULUS. MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS – S C Malik and Savita Arora ( Amazon Link ) ANALYTIC GEOMETRY. ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS (ODE) DYNAMICS AND STATICS. VECTOR ANALYSIS.

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## What is the level of maths optional in UPSC?

The UPSC Mathematics optional paper consists of 500 marks which are divided into 2 papers. For the last 6 years, the conducting body has given Ordinary Differential Equations and Calculus the most important as they have an average weightage of 80.6 marks and 78.4 marks.

## Is maths scoring subject in UPSC?

High Objectivity and hence Scoring – Maths is and has always been a scoring subject, be it in the UPSC exam or any other exam. In the past few years consistently students with maths optional have performed well and obtained very good ranks.

## Can I pass UPSC without maths?

Is Math compulsory for UPSC? Maths is not so necessary but you are going to become an IAS so you have to know mathematics up to a certain extent. UPSC Prelims paper which is known as CSAT comprises questions from reasoning.

## How to prepare for Math in UPSC?

Always understand the topic. Never try and learn the process by heart. Always understand the question correctly before venturing to work out the solution. Always prepare and keep a formula sheet handy with you. Always solve mathematical problems with a relaxed mind.

## Can I take basic maths for UPSC?

Hi, hope you are doing well! In UPSC there is only elementary level Mathematics which is up to 10th Standard’s Mathematics. Mathematics knowledge till class 10th is required in almost all competitive exams.

## Which is the highest scoring optional in UPSC?

Anthropology: As an optional subject at UPSC, Anthropology is regarded as one of the best scoring optional for UPSC. This is a subject chosen time and again by aspirants because of its scoring potential.

## Which book is best for Math optional UPSC?

Dynamics, Statics and Hydrostatics – M. Ray. Differential Calculus – Shanti Narayan, PK Mittal. Analytic Geometry – Shanti Narayan, DK Jha, HC Sinha and Sharma. Differential equations:- Golden series – NP Bali. Vector Analysis – Shanti Narayan, PK Mittal. Linear Algebra – K.C. Prasad, K B Datta.

## Which optional is best for UPSC?

Medical Science. Literature. Anthropology. Public Administration. Psychology. Law. Geography. History.

## Which stream is best for IAS?

So, it is advisable to opt for the stream of Arts as it would allow you to prepare better and score higher at all the three stages of the IAS Exam. So, no wonder if you opt for the Humanities at school in class 11th itself, you would be better able to clear the IAS Exam.