Get 120+ in CSE Prelims
Prelims is a tricky exam. Along with what needs to be done, one also needs to understand what needs to be skipped. The time is limited, and you need to invest your energy carefully. This is where we come in.
With the Best Classification of PYQs, you can understand the exact Prelims syllabus, know the important areas of preparation, and know the nature of questions in detail. This book has been crafted with utmost care and dedication. The book will definitely help you secure 120+ marks in Prelims GS Paper and help you write Mains exam.
Table of Contents
Subject Wise Classification
The book divides entire UPSC Prelims Previous Year Questions (PYQs) into 9 Subjects i.e.
- Art & Culture
- Ancient Indian History
- Medieval Indian History
- Modern Indian History
- Indian Polity
- Indian Economy
- Science and Technology
- Current Affairs and General Knowledge
The subject-wise weightage in UPSC Prelims is given at the beginning of the book with the help of a graph and a table to illustrate it further.
Overall Subject-wise Weightage
Topic-wise Weightage for each Subject
Similarly, topic wise classification for all the subjects has been done and illustrated with the help of graphs.
Comparison With Other Publications
The two most famous books in the market on UPSC Prelims PYQ are 1. Disha Publications & 2. Oswaal Publications. While we have no business evaluating their work, we are making a comparison so that you’re in a better position to take decision.
Comparison with Disha Publications (Mrunal IAS) Book
Above are the snapshots of the index from the Disha Publications book. The topics classification given in this book is not very helpful for study purposes for Prelims. What ends up happening is we’ve to further divide the questions into sub-topics as per our convenience, which doesn’t solve the purpose of the book.
Politics for India Prelims PYQ Book contains 86 subtopics. All have been created in a manner you study them. Additionally, Politics for India book also has graphs to illustrate the subject-wise trend over the years.
Comparison with Oswal Publications Book
If you’re purchasing Oswaal publications book, do not expect topic-wise classification. Although the index lists a large no. of topics and subtopics, as the graphs illustrate, MISCELLENEOUS section has most of the questions.
Further not all the questions have been answered in the book. You need to download an additional PDF file for answers to some of the questions in between.