OPTIONAL Subjects Answer Writing Challenges: 26 September 2015

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Please Click on Your Optional Subject Link below to Check Today’s (September 26) Optional Answer Writing Challenge. We will be posting Optional Questions Monday to Friday at 10.30 pm . Thank you ANTHROPOLOGY ECONOMICS ENGLISH LITERATURE GEOGRAPHY HISTORY LAW MANAGEMENT MEDICAL SCIENCE POLITICAL SCIENCE PSYCHOLOGY …

PSYCHOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) PSYCHOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 ARCHIVES 1. Describe various ways in which one can use IT and mass media to inculcate the values of hygiene and swacch bharat. 2. What do you understand by information overload? Discuss various psychological factors involved …

POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES Examine the significance of the verdicts of the Supreme Court in the Golaknath and Keshavananda Bharati cases for an understanding of the scope of Article 368 in regard to Fundamental Rights. Point out and …

SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES Topic : Sociological Thinkers: Robert.K.Merton and G.H.Mead (1) How could one use Merton’s concept of “Deviance” to understand the Traffic problem in urban India? (250 words) (2) Using Merton’s concepts of “Manifest and Latent” functions …

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 14

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 14 Archives Timetable Question 1 – “Article 78 in the constitution confers Executive Power on the President”. Elucidate Question 2 – “The Judicial control over administration is no substitute for parliamentary control. In fact, they are …

ANTHROPOLOGY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ANTHROPOLOGY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 15 Archive What are rituals? Discuss different types of rituals. What do you  think is the relationship between myths and rituals? 40   What are the differences in nature of religion and magic? 30   Magic and Science 15 …

ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 Archives 1) ‘Monetarists are of the view that only money does and Keynesians believe that money does not matter.’ What is your reasoning of the extreme views held by the monetarists and the Keynesians ? (2011 – 20 …

ENGLISH LITERATURE- 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 8

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) ENGLISH LITERATURE- 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 8 Archives Write short notes(150 words) on the following: The Court and the Country in English literature of the Renaissance. The term metaphysical conceit with illustrative references to Donne’s poetry. The elegiac tradition and Tennyson’s in The …

GEOGRAPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) GEOGRAPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES Atolls present the most challenging explanation in the evolution of coral reefs’. Discuss ( 250 words) “Offshore Acoustic Study helped the development of the concept of sea floor spreading.” Explain.( 250 words)  Compare the Subsidence and Glacial …

HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES What are the manifestations of Tamil devotional cults? How do you account for their growth between C. 750 and C. 1200 CE?60 2008 How far can the village assemblies or communities under the Cholas be really called …

LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES Differentiate between ‘Federal Constitution’ and ‘Federal Government’. Based on judicial pronouncements and your perception of the working of our Constitution, comment on whether India has a Federal Government or a Federal Constitution. “There is still a controversy …

MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 16 ARCHIVES Creativity can be cultivated and is not necessarily in-born.’ Elucidate with illustrations. Design a suitable recruitment and compensation policy for a manufacturing organisation in the Public Sector.   Approaches of Walter and Lintner towards dividend …

PHILOSOPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 8

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) PHILOSOPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 8 Archives How does Descartes’ ‘cogito ergo sum’ affect Hume and Kant’s transcendental philosophy? Explain (2012/12) Is the concept of freedom consistent with the theory of determinism of Spinoza? Support your answer with arguments (2011/30)  Why does Descartes not doubt the existence …

MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 11

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 11 Archives Enumerate the branches of facial nerve and write a brief note on bell’s palsy. (2014) Explain the origin and course of facial nerve. Describe its functional components and distribution. What is bell’s palsy and give the …

QUIZ: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 22

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)  Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 22 26 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 …

QUIZ: Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 22

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE)  Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 22 26 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 …

The Big Picture – RTI: Should Political parties be in its ambit?

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) The Big Picture – RTI: Should Political parties be in its ambit? Archives Summary: The battle for political parties to be included in the ambit of RTI has got little tougher. The central government has filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court that political parties …

MOTIVATION: It’s No Time to Worry – It’s Time to Focus Again on Getting a Rank

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Every day you face so many distractions. A friend comes with his own problems and wants your suggestions when you are rushing to complete a task at hand. Some family issue is bothering you despite your efforts to stay away from all distractions. You might …

Lok Sabha TV Insights – G4 Power Parleys

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Lok Sabha TV Insights – G4 Power Parleys Archives G4 nations comprises of Japan, India, Brazil, Germany to support each other’s bids for UN permanent seats at UNSC. First time India has upgraded meeting from Foreign ministers level to   heads of the nations. India is …

Insights Daily Current Events, 26 September 2015

Countdown – Next STEP-UP All India Free Mock (Click HERE) Insights Daily Current Events, 26 September 2015 Archives Paper 1 Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena. Tidal waves likely to hit Kerala coast, says INCOIS The Kerala State Emergency Operations Centre (SEOC) has issued guidelines to District Collectors of coastal districts for preparedness in view of the …