Test Papers


(Paper 1) (200 marks) – Duration: Two hrs. 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. Economic and social development – sustainable development, poverty, inclusion, demographics, social sector initiatives etc. General issues on environmental ecology, bio-diversity and climate change-that do not require subject specialization General science. (Paper II) (200 marks) – Duration: Two hrs Comprehension Interpersonal skills including communication skills Logical reasoning and analytical ability Decision […]

EXCELL’S 10 questions (24.02.2015)

  Q1. Which are the following places where NIMZ is coming up? A. Tumkur B.Ponneri C. Medak D. Nagpur Choose the correct answer. a) A, C & D           b) A, B, C & D                     c) B & C                 d) A & D Q2. Our Disinvestment policy after 2004 can be termed as ….? Which are the correct answers? A. Privatization                  B. Strategic sale C. Open market sale       D. Dispersed Ownership Choose the correct answer from below. a) A, B & C                           b) B & C                                c) All the above                 d) C & D Q3. In India for a long […]

GS TEST-14 (2014-2015)

1.Consider the following about smart cities. Which one of the following is correct a.At present 31% of total population is urban b.60% of GDP in India comes from urban area c.75% of GDP will be from urban areas in another 15 years d.smart cities will have quality of life, employment and investment opportunities A.a is correct B.a,c are correct C.a,b,c,d are correct D.c is correct 2.Smart cities will have a.24/7 water supply,electricity b.Investor friendly c.IT/BT parks,trade center d.Skills development center A.a,c are correct B.a,b,c,d all correct C.a is correct D.a,d is correct 3.Consider the following about CSR(corporate social responsibility) a.Annual […]

Upsc question paper mains GS PAPER –IV

SECTION-A Q1.( a) All human beings aspire for happiness. Do you agree? What does happiness mean to you? Explain with examples. (b) What does ethics seek to promote in human life? Why is it all the more important in public administration? Q2.(a) In the context of defence services, ‘patriotism’ demands readiness to even lay down one’s life in protecting the nation. According to               you, what does patriotism imply in everyday civil life? Explain with illustrations and justify your answer. (b) What do you understand by ‘probity’ in public life? What are the difficulties […]

UPSC mains question paper Gs test-III

Answer all the questions in not more than 200 words each content of the answer is more important than its length 121/2*20=250 1.Normally countries shift from agriculture to industry and then later to services, but India shifted directly from agriculture to services. What are the reasons for the huge growth of services vis-a-vis industry in the country? Can India become a developed country without a strong industrial base. 2.While we flaunt India’s demographic dividend, we ignore the dropping rates of employability.” What are we missing while doing so? Where will the jobs that India desperately needs come from? Explain. 3.There […]