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[Answerkey] UPSC Prelim-2016: Paper-2 Comprehension, Assumption, Inference, Corollary, Conclusion- solved with explanations

CSAT Paper-II comprehension: Observation Preparing inference-assumption for Prelim 2017? BRIEF THEORY SETs: Assumption-inference INFERENCE: Food security and biodiversity INFERENCE: Climate adaptation INFERENCE: Biodiversity is water purifier? INFERENCE: Needs form basis of society INFERENCE: Agriculture GHG INFERENCE: Diet for 2050 IMPLICATION: Comparing National Income [...]

[Answerkey] UPSC Prelim-2016: Polity, Science-Tech MCQs Solved with explanations for all CSAT Sets A, B, C and D

Science-Tech: Compared to Last year Road-ahead for Science-Tech preparation Sci-Tech: ICT related Sci-Tech: Space Mission Sci-Tech: Medicine Related Polity: Compared to last year Road ahead for Polity Polity: The Union & Parliament Polity: State and Local Administration Polity: Yearbook and Misc. Type Science-Tech: Compared [...]

[Answerkey] UPSC Prelim-2016: History, Culture, International Relation, Defense MCQs solved with Explanations

Pattern: History and Culture: 2016’s Prelim vs. the Past Road ahead for History-Culture Solved: Freedom Struggle (6 MCQs) Solved: Culture/Ancient/Medieval (11 MCQs) Pattern: IR-Defense-PIN- 2016 vs the past Road Ahead: IR / Defense for Prelims-2017 Solved: International relations (IR) & Diplomacy MCQs Solved: [...]

[Answerkey] UPSC CSAT GS Prelim 2016: Economy MCQs solved for all SETS (A,B,C,D) with explanations

Economy: Compared to last year’s Prelim Road Ahead Economy for Prelims GS Pillar#1: Banking-Finance Pillar#2: Budget, Fiscal Policy Pillar#3: Balance of Payment (BoP), International Economics Pillar#4: Sectors of Economy Pillar#5: Infrastructure Pillar#6: HRD/ Assorted Yearbook Economy: Compared to last year’s Prelim 2015 2016 Meaning of BASEL norms. Meaning/purpose [...]

[Answerkey] GS Mains Answerkey 2012: all 1,2,5 markers solved for Paper I & II

Since UPSC is hellbent on ‘not disclosing mains answerkey’ through RTI, it is left for us to design our own answerkeys In GS 1, total 70 marks worth questions were from 1marker,2marker and 5marker group. In GS 2, total 30 marks worth questions were [...]

[Comprehension] Solved Passages from CSAT 2011, with explanation and approach

How to approach Reading comprehension for CSAT, is explained in a separate article. Click ME This is just illustration of Rule#1 =How to remove garbage. The following passages are taken from CSAT 2011 (Paper II). Inclusive growth (5Q) Cut down paragraph Passage: Creative Society (3Q) [...]

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[Answerkey] CSAT 2013 GS: Polity Questions solved with explanation, reference, all four sets

Prologue Constitution: Basics Executive Legislature NDC, Planning commission Rights Issue Prologue Out of the 100 Questions in CSAT-2013, there were 18 questions from Indian Polity. In 2012 too, they had asked 18 questions from Polity. All questions were ‘static’ in nature. No question from [...]

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[Answerkey] CSAT 2013 GS: History & Culture: Questions solved with explanation, reference, all four sets (A,B,C,D)

Prologue CSAT 2013: GS History Internal Breakup History History: Modern India (5Qs) Simon QIM Tebhaga Annie Besant Ilbert History: Ancient, Medieval (2Qs) Culture Dance: Tribhaga Religion: Bhakti saints Religion: Buddhism Chaitya and Vihara Religion: Buddhism: Nirvana Jain doctrine Sankhya School Mural paintings Prologue 15 [...]

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[Answerkey] CSAT 2013 GS: Geography: Physical, Indian, World Geography Questions solved with explanation, reference, all four sets (A,B,C,D)

Prologue Geography: Internal breakup World Geography Atlas Mountain Ranges Nomadic herders Indian geography (6Qs) Narmada Mica, Petrol and Gas Coal, Indian Agro related (2Q) Laterite Soil Crop seasons Tribals of India PHYSICAL Geography (5Qs) Knight and Day Fresh Water Thunderstorm Temperature: Coastal vs [...]

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[Answerkey] CSAT 2013 GS: Science: Physics, Biology Questions solved with explanation, reference, all four sets (A,B,C,D)

Prologue Internal breakup Biology Health related Tattoo Muscle contractions Virus Genetic Engineering Biology: Botany/Agro related Aflatoxin Fruits, Cold storage Seedlings Desert Leaf Physics Ball bearings Optical illusions Rainbow Forces of Nature Higgs Boson Prologue In UPSC CSAT 2013, General studies (GS) paper, 13 out [...]

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[Answerkey] CSAT 2013 Environment & Biodiversity (EnB) Questions solved with explanation, reference, all four sets (A,B,C,D)

Prologue Internal Breakup Parks Parks and hills Parks and rivers Wildlife, Flora-Fauna Macaque Equatorial forests Swamp Deer Spider monkey Mammals Agro/soil related Mycorrhizal biotech Biofertilizers Nitro cycle Contour Sugar byproducts Pollution Related E-waste Water pollutants Water consumption in industries Acid Rain Smog Ecology [...]

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[Answerkey] CAPF-2013: Polity related MCQs solved with explanation

Analysis: Polity Answerkey CAPF Current Static/Theory Creation of New state Parliament related Budget related FR/DPSP related Language Council of ministers Tribunals Analysis: Polity Answerkey CAPF In CAPF 2013, they asked 14 out of 125 questions from Polity. (In 2012 they asked 17 question. so [...]