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PHILOSOPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 7 Archives Does Monadology sufficiently exlain the nature of Substance ? Are monads independent of each other ? Expain.(2012/15) Does Leibnitz succeed in combining the mechanical with the teleological view of the world? Explain his theory of Pre-Established Harmony.(2012/15) If ‘ Every determination is negation ‘ then how can Substance have attributes ? […]
POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES “Cooperative federalism produces a strong central, or general government, yet it does not necessarily result in weak provincial governments that are largely administrative agencies for central policies. Indian federation has demonstrated this.”(Granville Austin) Examine the uniqueness of Indian federalism in the light of the […]
PSYCHOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 14 ARCHIVES 1. Analyse the process of communication and discuss the various strategies for making communication more effective. 2. Describe the main factors responsible for effective persuasive communication.
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 13 Archives Timetable Question 1 – “Many problems of Worker-Management co-operation were the results of the emotionally based attitudes of the workers rather than objective difficulties in the situation.” (Elton Mayo) Comment. Question 2 – Critically examine conflict resolution according to M.P. Follett. Explain how McGregor […]
SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES Topic : Sociological Thinkers: Robert.K.Merton (1) Robert Merton’s views on Latent and Manifest functions.(200 words) (2) What is Merton’s view of relationship between “Social Structure” and “Deviance” ? In what sense is a deviant also conformist ? (250 words) (3) How can we use “Reference […]
Insights Daily Debates: Day – 43 23 September 2015 Archives Today’s Topic Is it Ethical and Feasible to Electronic – Tag Repeat Offenders to Prevent Crime? Times of India Wikipedia BBC DailyMail Recently Bangalore police mooted the idea of e-tagging repeat offenders to track and prevent crimes. This method is widely used in Western […]
ANTHROPOLOGY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 14 Archive 1) “Monotheism and Polytheism are not distinct but a part of a larger continuum”. Explain 30 2) Sacred VS Profane 30 Marks 3) What is religion? Describe the various forms of religion found in tribal and peasant societies. 30 4) What are myths? Discuss the functional significance of […]
ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 Archives 1) Balanced growth strategy of development in terms of pattern of investment has to be in conformity not only with derived demands but final demands as well.” Argue whether this statement is about avoiding bottlenecks for certain sectors and excess capacities in others or promoting import substitution. […]
ENGLISH LITERATURE- 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 7 Archives Consider Tom Jones as a comic epic in prose about a foundling. Critically examine the role played by coincidence in Tess of the D’urbervilles Maggie Tulliver’s two relationships with Philip Wakem and Stephen Guest were both doomed to failure. Analyse the reason behind this.
GEOGRAPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES 1) Methods (Scientifically sound )of bathymetry and account of bottom topography of atlantic ocean. 2) ‘’Temperature, salinity and density differences in ocean water are the prime causes of ocean water circulation.’’ Elaborate. 3) Different layers of ocean water above abyssal plain.
HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES 1) Give an account of the struggle for supremacy in South India between the Chalukyas of Badami and the Pallavas. 2000 2) Give an account of the rise of the Chalukyas of Vatapi and their struggle with other rulers. Write a note on their patronage of arts.60 […]
LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES 1) Write critical note on “the power to destroy the constitution is not included in the power to amend the constitution.” 2) Write critical note on “it is the religious teaching, not the teaching of religion which is prohibited under the constitution of India.” 3) ￼ Write critical note […]
MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES Networked and Virtual organization. How will you go about in terms of organizing auditing and accounting of human resources in an organization? What are the various strategic issues related to training need identification, promotion and transfer of employees in large public sector organizations?
MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 10 Archives 1.Tabulate the extrinsic and intrinsic muscles of eyeball along with their nerve supply and action(s) (2012) What is accommodation of eye? how is the eye accommodated for near vision? why does a person start having difficulty in reading after the age of 40 years though the […]
Insights Daily Current Events, 23 September 2015 Archives Paper 2 Topic: Important aspects of governance, transparency and accountability. HC stays sedition circular The Bombay High Court has stayed the Maharashtra government’s controversial circular on sedition till the State files a reply to two petitions challenging its constitutional validity. Background: There were some petitions filed challenging […]
Insights Daily Current Events, 22 September 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: environmental pollution CNG on highways soon The union government is planning to build green highway zones with compressed natural gas (CNG) stations along some routes. The zones would be built along Delhi-Agra, Delhi-Chandigarh, Delhi-Haridwar and Mumbai-Pune highways. What is CNG? Compressed natural gas, or […]
Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 19 23 September 2015 Archives From today onwards, we will be starting current events quiz. The quiz will have 5-10 MCQs every day. The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu news articles. Hope you enjoy this quiz. If you like it, then please share it. Thank you. Note: Please […]
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Topic: Work culture, Quality of service delivery, 8) Many times it is reported in news about hundreds of unfortunate deaths being caused by stampedes taking place in Indian temples. If you are posted as an administrator of a temple with such a past and which continues to receive huge volume of devotees every year, how will you […]