Science and Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 4

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words: Q1. Discuss the contribution of Prof.Shatish Dhawan towards scientific developments in India ? http://isrohq.vssc.gov.in/isr0dem0v2/index.php/prof-satish-dhawan http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/satish-dhawan-the-gentle-colossus/article24715.ece Q2. What is ‘Brain-flight’ Project? Explain its significance. http://www.frontline.in/science-and-technology/braincontrolled-flight/article6228293.ece Q3. Explain the significance of ‘Indian Neutrino …

Sociology – 2014 – Answer Writing Challenge – 2

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Answer in 400 words 1) Explain as to why and how Durkheim described social reality to the group, not to the  individual. 2) Taking clue from Weber’s analysis of the role of Calvinist ethics in the rise of mature  capitalism, discuss …

History -2014 – Answer Writing Challenge – 2

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Examine the major factors shaping the British land revenue policy in India. How it affected Indian society? [60 marks , 2007] What was the impact of early British land policy on the village communities of North India? [2003 , 60 marks] …

Anthropology -2014 – Answer Writing Challenge – 4

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Discuss the typology and distribution of upper Paleolithic culture in India (20Marks 2012) Comment briefly on the phylogenetic position of Australopithecines (10Marks 2012) Synthetic theory (15 Marks – 2011)

Geography – 2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 4

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 1. Present a critical analysis of the theory of isostasy. (450 Words) 2. Explain the sequential development of landforms associated with the coastal areas. (450 Words)    

Insights Test Series For UPSC Civil Services Examination – 2015 – Details About The Program

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) TEST SERIES FOR PAPER-1 OF UPSC CIVIL SERVICES PRELIMINARY EXAM – 2015 Click Here to get the schedule and to know how you can integrate this test series with Mains-2015 Preparation. The Paper – 1 of  UPSC civil services Preliminary Examination – 2014 was a shocker …

Economics -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 4

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 1) What are the factors which determine the size and composition of national income ? In this respect contrast the scenarios between pre and post liberalization periods. (300 Words) 2) Show different stage of production life cycle. How do the shortcomings …

MOTIVATION: Break is Over!

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Hey guys! I hope all of you had a a nice good and  well deserved break after the prelims and I am sure some of them have already gained a head start with their plans for the mains. It is a very interesting time of …

Public Administration -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 2

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 1. “Not to be comparative is to be naively parochial”(Riggs). Comment (20M – 250 words) 2. In the globalized Public Administration, hierarchy creates more ethical problems than it solves. Comment (10M – 150W)

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure-2014: Questions On Current Events – 04, September 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Critically comment on India’s drought management policy. Suggest improvements. Business Standard 2) India’s rank in Global Competitiveness Index is falling since 2007. Critically examine the reasons behind this fall and explain what …

Psychology – 2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 Development of Human Behavior 1) “Digital Devises affect the development of Infants/Adults”. Elucidate(200 words) Media influences on pro and antisocial behavior 2) “Increasing use of  Smart Phones is hampering  human happiness”. Discuss (200 Words)

General Studies – 2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 7

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 04 September 2014 World History (From History Optional) Critically examine the following statements in about 150 words each “If the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution in Russia (that resulted in the creation of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics or Soviet Union) inaugurated an international competition …