Insights 2015 Prelims Test Series – Schedule and Roadmap For 2015

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) DOWNLOAD (SCHEDULE FOR FIRST 13 TESTS) DOWNLOAD (SCHEDULE FOR NEXT 20 TESTS) Insights 2015 Preliminary Exam Test Series is intended to integrate both your Prelims and Mains – 2015 exam preparation. Both for Prelims and Mains, NCERT textbooks are very important. Everyone knows this. But …

Ethics and Integrity – Answer Writing Challenge – 35

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 1) Critically examine the key issues and constraints in the implementation of Right to Information Act. (250 Words) Reference 2) At all time, a public servant’s priority should be serving his nation and its citizens, not the family. Do you agree …

Sociology -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 1) “The personality is formed, maintained and changed as the socialization process  moves along.” Explain. (400 Words) 2)  What functions does social conflict perform? Explain the nature of social conflict in  the developing countries today. (400 Words)

History -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 ‘Permanent Settlement disappointed many expectations and introduced there results that were not anticipated’ [2004 , 200 words] “Though the Permanent Settlement had serious defects, it gave tranquility to the countryside and stability to the government”. Comment. [2009, 200 words]  

Geography – 2014 – Answer Writing Challenge – 5

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 1. “ Structure is a dominant control factor in the evolution of Landforms”    Discuss with suitable examples. (450 Words) Answer in 450 words each: (a)Highlight the geomorphic features essentially found in topographies under    the Second Cycle of Erosion. (b)Discuss views on slope …

Anthropology – 2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 5

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014   I. Write Short Notes – 200 Words 1) Neanderthal Man (15 Marks – 2011) 2)  Importance of chronology in prehistory (15 Marks – 2010)   II. Man is a Primate. Discuss (30 Marks – 2011)   III. Describe major skeletal …

Psychology -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 Introduction to psychology Q. Comment on different trends of psychology in 21st century?(200 Words) Psychological measurement of individual differences Q.discuss the ethical issues involve in psychological tests?(200 Words)

Public Administration -2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 3

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 1. Neither Weidner nor Fred Riggs was able to describe the process of development administration adequately. Explain the drawbacks and weaknesses in their theoretical analyses. (30M – 250W) 2. CPA both resembles and differs from modern organisation theory(10M-150W)  

Economics – 2014 – Answer Writing Challenge – 5

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 1) Explain the salient features of the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act. Explain to what extent has the government of India been able to adhere to the provisions of this act? (350 words) 2) Why is capital inflow through multinationals …

Science and Technology – Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 5

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 Q1.’ Malnutrition is a blot on country’s face in 21st century’. What are the challenges that exert resistance in dealing with Malnutrition? What can be done to abridge the problem? http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kolkata/malnutrition-brewing-in-closed-tea-gardens/article6244166.ece http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/op-ed/needed-more-hungama-over-malnutrition/article2964324.ece http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/malnutrition-continues-to-stalk-tribal-children/article6115489.ece   Q2. Explain the significance of Biobots? http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/Muscle-driven-bio-bots-to-walk-as-you-wish/articleshow/37647394.cms …

MOTIVATION: So Much To Do And So Little Time

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Morning Guys! Today’s post comes as a suggestion from Abee – sinthuabhirami@gmail.com; (If you too have any requests as to what you would like me to write about in the motivation section, please leave a comment below) With the heat of prelims done, the next and …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure: Questions From Current Events, 05 September 2014

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words 1) Briefly analyse India’s relationship with Asia-Pacific countries. In your opinion, how does India benefit from strong relationship with these countries? Explain. Business Standard 2) What is Price Index (PI)? How is it …

General Studies – 2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 8

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ARCHIVES 05 September 2014 World History (From History Optional) Critically examine the following statements in about 250 words each “In spite of the careful framing of the Charter, the role of UNO as peacekeeper and international mediator has been somewhat lacklustre and muted and that …