Daily Archive: May 16, 2018

Intelligent Guessing – UPSC Civil Services Prelims

  Intelligent Guessing – UPSC Civil Services Prelims     Background The conventional guessing techniques, that most aspirants are familiar with, are based on: Pure option-based elimination, when options are designed so that even a single easy/incorrect statement leads you to the right answer. Statement based elimination, when you encounter extreme (such as ‘only’, ‘completely’, ‘always’ etc) or partially correct...

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018: Bharal (Himalayan blue sheep or naur or na or gnao) and International Criminal Court (ICC or ICCt)

PRELIMS BOOSTER 2018 Bharal (Himalayan blue sheep or naur or na or gnao) and International Criminal Court (ICC or ICCt) Bharal  (Himalayan blue sheep or naur or na or gnao) Least concerned — IUCN caprid found in the high Himalayas bharal is a major food of the snow leopard   Habitat inhabit open grassy slopes in high mountains from 2,500-5,500...