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Every year UPSC examination are organized in the month of August, and millions of candidate appears.
A candidate would not be able to appear in mains exam, if he does not clear prelims exams. Prelim exams are only for screening of a candidate and marks he scored in prelims will not be counted in final merit.
Generally there are two papers in prelim exam. They are:
General Studies 1 (200 marks)
General Studies 2 (200 marks)
Paper I – (200 marks) Duration : 2 Hours
Current events of national and international importance.
History of India and Indian National Movement.
Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World.
Indian Polity and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
Economic and Social Development Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc.
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization.
Paper II – (200 marks) Duration : 2 Hours
Interpersonal skills including communication skills.
Logical reasoning and analytical ability.
Decision-making and problem-solving.
General mental ability.
Basic numeracy (numbers and their relations, orders of magnitude, etc.) (Class X level), Data interpretation (charts, graphs, tables, data sufficiency etc. – Class X level).
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