PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 09

PRELIMS 2017 REVISION TEST 09 Please consider negative marking and convert your score for 200 marks. It is just to guess your probable cutoff marks. Though not prefect this will help you gauge your progress Share Your Scores in the comment box

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz, 12 May 2017

QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz –  12 May  2017 QUIZ – 2017: Insights Current Affairs Quiz Archives The following quiz will have 5-10 MCQs . The questions are mainly framed from The Hindu  and PIB news articles. This quiz is intended to introduce you to concepts and certain important facts relevant to UPSC IAS civil …

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 May 2017

[Insights Secure – 2017] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Affairs: 12 May 2017 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. General Studies – 1; Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 1) The Uttarakhand High Court has granted ‘legal persons’ status to …

7) “..the arc of the moral universe must bend towards a more empathetic version of justice rather than a retributive one.” In the light of debate on abolition of capital punishment, comment on the statement.

Topic:   Ethics and Human Interface: Essence, determinants and consequences of Ethics in human actions 7) “..the arc of the moral universe must bend towards a more empathetic version of justice rather than a retributive one.” In the light of debate on abolition of capital punishment, comment on the statement. (150 Words) The Hindu

4) How is High Court judge selected and appointed? In the light of recent C S Karnan issue, experts have argued that due care should be taken while appointing judges to High Courts. Do you agree? Critically comment.

Topic: Appointment to various Constitutional post 4) How is High Court judge selected and appointed? In the light of recent C S Karnan issue, experts have argued that due care should be taken while appointing judges to High Courts. Do you agree? Critically comment. (200 Words) The Indian Express

2) A study published in The Lancet indicates that India’s TB crisis is set to snowball by 2040 when one in 10 cases could be drug-resistant — both multidrug-resistant TB (or MDR-TB), and extensively drug-resistant TB (or XDR-TB). What is MDR-TB and XDR-TB? In the light of this study, how should India fight TB? Discuss.

Topic: Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Education, Human resources, 2) A study published in The Lancet indicates that India’s TB crisis is set to snowball by 2040 when one in 10 cases could be drug-resistant — both multidrug-resistant TB (or MDR-TB),  and extensively drug-resistant TB (or XDR-TB). What is MDR-TB …

1) The Uttarakhand High Court has granted ‘legal persons’ status to rivers Ganga and Yamuna. From environmental and pollution point of view, discuss the significance of this judgement

Topic: Changes in critical geographical features (including waterbodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 1) The Uttarakhand High Court has granted ‘legal persons’ status to rivers Ganga and Yamuna. From environmental and pollution point of view, discuss the significance of this judgement. (200 Words) The Indian Express

COMPILATION: Insights Prelims 2017 Revision Tests 1 to 5

  Please download compilation of Days 1 to 5 questions below. There are two documents: one is proper question paper with 100 questions; another one is question cum solution document. Please also leave feedback in the comment section about usefulness of these revision tests and timetable. DOWNLOAD Revision Question Paper Revision Questions & Solutions