We have divided the entire General Studies (GS) Paper 1 into 3 Parts – Society, History and Geography.
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Part 1 – In this video, SUNIL OBEROI Sir IAS (Retd.) gives an Analysis and Approach for questions on SOCIETY in General Studies (GS) Paper 1 – UPSC CSE MAINS 2020.
There were 6 questions from society and most of the questions were based on application of Current Affairs and one’s conceptual understanding.
Sunil Oberoi Sir (former IAS Officer) brings to you the rich experience what an examiner will be looking into in GS 1 (Society) Paper. He has worked on Civil Services Reforms in India with UNDP and DoPT. He was a government nominee in interview boards and Examiner in various govt. exams. He was also associated with induction training of new entrants of Civil Services and In-Service training of Senior Civil Servants.
Part 2 – In this video, Atyab Ali Sir gives an Analysis and Approach for questions on GEOGRAPHY in General Studies (GS) Paper 1 – UPSC CSE MAINS 2020.
This year’s Geography questions were very factual in nature and like previous years’ highest weightage was given to Geography. It consisted of 100 marks.
Atyab Sir is a core-team member of IASbaba and handles Geography and History Classes.
Part 3 -In this video, Atyab Ali Sir gives an Analysis & Approach for questions on HISTORY in General Studies (GS) Paper 1 – UPSC CSE MAINS 2020.
This year’s History questions were more applied in nature rather than factual. There was no question from Post Independence History and World History.
There were 2 questions each from Ancient and Medieval Art and Architecture (Philosophy) and Modern History. In total, 75 MARKS were asked from History portion.
[VIDEO -MAINS 2020] ESSAY PAPER ANALYSIS – UPSC CSE MAINS 2020 By SUNIL OBEROI Sir IAS (Retd.) -> CLICK HERE
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