UPSC Prep Presented by GAURAV AGARWAL AIR -1,2013
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Writing Essays and GS MY MARKS .Its a general paper, not a PhD thesis! . Cover sufficient depth. 2 2 Coverage? Demand of the story.. Structure. .Handwriting also plays an Important role in fetching marks. EASY TO READ with a STRONG Opening. . ESSAY's on my blog https://thesupermanreturns.wordpress.com/upsc/upsc- essays/
GENERAL STUDIES I Indian Heritage and Culture, History and Geography of the World and Society Geography of the worture, History and history and culture Class 11th and 12th old NCERT textbooks. .Bipin Chandra for Indian freedom, india struggle for independence, Shekhar Boadhyays From nian fredom india s Bandopadhyay's From Plassey to Partition, India since Independence (only 3-4 chapters). Insight coaching notes on world history optional class notes . . Geography-NCERT class 11 & 12 books, insight academy, .Vajiram notes, Reports of IPCC, IPSO, IMD
GENERAL STUDIES 2 Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice and International relations Thorough Reading of Laxmikanth, DD Basu, 2nd ARC relevant reports and Punchhi Commission Reports, CAG reports International Relations should be prepared from Intemet. Answer writing Practice . . Pdf of Vajiram Notes https://thesupermanretums.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/vajiram- developmental policies issues.pdf
GENERAL STUDIES 3 Economy and science & Tech. .Previous years Question papers and Answer writing Practice is must here. Basic NCERT books .Newspaper editorial, Magazines, Budget, Economic Survey, (http://pib.nic.in), (http:ll prsindia.org), Unacademy(rOMAN Saini) also has good content for clearing basics. 2ND ARC report and CAG report on disaster preparedness, 2nd ARC report: 5th schedule, PESA, FRA, 6th schedule topics are important for Disaster and disaster management. Coaching materials My optional Subject was ECONOMICS so i prepared the subject in depth.
General studies - Ethics, Integrity, and Aptitude . Basic material has to be 2nd ARC report, (http://arc.gov.in) Vajiram and Insight handwritten Coaching Material played an Important role in my preparation .Sriram printed notes, Synergy Class notes for this paper Relevant chapters from NCERT for attitude and Emotional Intelligence, ARC report on Ethics in Govemance is also a good read.
AIR 1, UPSC CSE 2013, Gold Medallist (IIM-L), Love Cricket, Learning, Blogging and Jogging.