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Insights Current Affairs Quiz – 48 27 October 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 […]
Please Click on Your Optional Subject Link below to Check Today’s (October 27) Optional Answer Writing Challenge. We will be posting Optional Questions Monday to Friday at 10.30 pm . We will be able to post questions 4-5 days a week only. Thank you ANTHROPOLOGY ECONOMICS GEOGRAPHY HISTORY KANNADA LITERATURE LAW MANAGEMENT MEDICAL SCIENCE POLITICAL […]
SOCIOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 31 ARCHIVES Topic:Religion and Society : Sociological Theories of Religion (1) “According to Durkheim,the essence of religion in modern society is the same as religion in primitive society”,Comment. (250 words) (2) ” According to Weber, the religion was not just an opinion but a social reality which had […]
PSYCHOLOGY – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 32 ARCHIVES Methods of psychological measurement Under what conditions would a researcher prefer to use a focussed group discussion over interviewing?> In what ways does an experimental design differ from a quasi experimental design? Grounded theory takes a case rather than variable perspective. elaborate
KANNADA LITERATURE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing – 2 ARCHIVES ಪಂಚ ದ್ರಾವಿಡ ಭಾಷೆಗಳು ಕನ್ನಡ ಭಾಷೆಯ ಚಾರಿತ್ರಿಕ ಬೆಳವಣಿಗೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕಂಡುಬರುವ ಧ್ವನಿ ಬದಲಾವಣೆಗಳು ದ್ರಾವಿಡ ಭಾಷಾ ಪರಿವಾರ
POLITICAL SCIENCE – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 32 ARCHIVES Explain how the participation of women impacted the functioning of rural local bodies in India. Explain how pressure groups have been influencing public policy-making with suitable illustrations. What are the provisions for constitutional protection of right to freedom of religion and how far have […]
PHILOSOPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25 Archives Distinguish between atomic and general proposition. Show how they are justified true . Comment : ‘ Moore’s defence of common sense essentially is defence of common language ’ Explain the theory of definite descriptions according to Russell.
MEDICAL SCIENCE-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 28 Archives Avidin, an egg protein has great affinity for a vitamin. discuss the biochemical role of that vitamin. describe the role of vitamins in prevention of anemia. explain the effect of anticonvulsant drugs (phenobarbital/diphenylhydantoin) on the vitamin requirements in the body. state the role that the relevant vitamin/vitamins […]
MANAGEMENT – 2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 33 ARCHIVES What is difference between anti dumping duty and countervailing duty? Why WTO not able to control dumping activities in the international market? What is the similarity and difference between WTO & GATT? Explain in detail. What are the different modes of GATS in which it […]
LAW-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 33 ARCHIVES Mr. A, a chronic heart patient was drawn into a political debate and in the course of the argument, his adversary looked at him fiercely and said that people like him should be hit till they are dead. Hearing this, A suffers from a heart attack and […]
HISTORY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 33 ARCHIVES Give an estimate of Akbar as a promoter of technology. The major cause of revolts against the Mughal Empire during the latter half of the 17th century were economic, rather than religious.‛ Discuss. Discuss the different types of Karkhanas in Mughal India. How was the production organized […]
GEOGRAPHY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 33 ARCHIVES Discuss Weber’s theory of industrial location ,and assess its relevance in the present – day context. Explain the concept of sustainable development and propose a model for agricultural development. Discuss the views of von Thunen on agricultural location.
ECONOMICS-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 32 Archives State five reasons that support government intervention in agricultural markets. What do the following terms signify in structural transformation and growth ? (i) Kuznets’ U-shaped curve (ii) Environmental Kuznets curve (iii) N-shaped Kuznets curve in the long-run 3. How can the structural independence between A-sector and K-sector […]
ANTHROPOLOGY-2015: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 32 Archives Describe the method of Pedigree Analysis and its significance. Discuss the Twin Method in human genetics. Add a note on the viability of this method and concerns therein. Cytogenetic Method in human genetics.
Insights Daily Debates: Day – 67 27 October 2015 Archives Today’s Topic Is it Barbaric to Castrate Repeat Rapists and Child Abusers? The Hindu Al Jazeera The Guardian NYT Is it unethical to castrate a rapist? What if castration replaces death sentence as punishment – will it be ethical? Why is there opposition to […]
Insights into Editorial: We Need to Talk About the Brahmaputra 27 October 2015 China recently operationalized its Zangmu Hydropower Project on the Yarlung Zangbo River (Brahmaputra River). The Hydropower Station is located in Gyaca county of the Shannan prefecture in China, and is considered to be Tibet’s largest such facility. It has also raised fresh […]
Insights Daily Current Events, 27 October 2015 Archives Paper 3 Topic: Security challenges and their management in border areas. I will continue my fight alone: Sharmila Disappointed by the absence of supporters at a very crucial stage in her campaign, Irom Sharmila recently said that she would continue her campaign against AFSPA all alone and […]
[Insights Secure – 2015] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 27 October 2015 Archives – Secure 2015 If facing problem in loading of Disqus Comments, please clear Cache and Cookies in your Browser and then reload the page. This will solve the problem. Alternatively you can open the page in ‘incognito/safe browsing mode‘. Click on […]
Topic: Ethics in personal life 8) “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” ― Mark Twain Explain the meaning and significance of this quote for you. (150 Words) General