MAINS SELF STUDY GUIDE: Insights Mock Test – 1 (General Studies Paper – 1)
NOTE: Those who want to write in notebook should treat this as a Real Exam and try to complete the paper within One and Half Hours. You can download PDF copy of the same Test HERE. The Timetable is HERE.
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Insights Mains Offline Test Series 2015
General Studies Paper – 1
Mock Test – 1
07 September 2015
Duration: 1.30 Hours
Answer ALL the questions in NOT MORE THAN 150 words each. Contents of the answers are more important than its length. All questions carry equal marks. (10×15 = 150)
Q5. The knitting together of a modern Vietnamese nation that brought the different communities together was in part the result of colonisation but, as importantly, it was shaped by the struggle against colonial domination. Discuss.
Q8. Taxila was considered as a significant asset by ancient empires and kingdoms starting from 6th century BCE. Examine why it was given such importance and what contribution did it make to economy and culture of ancient India.