IAS Prelims 2014: General Studies Paper II CSAT: Solution with Explanation
IAS Prelims 2014 was conducted on 24th August, 2014. Prior to the Examination the Union Government of India issued notification for not counting the English Questions in the final Merit of the IAS Prelims Result. The total number of questions in the CSAT Paper became only 74 instead of 80 due to this notification.
The CSAT question paper was on the lines of the past but relatively skewed towards the tougher side. Repeating the pattern of the previous year question papers, the English Comprehenson questions were in the major proportion. Around 26 questions were asked in the CSAT 2014 Questions Paper.The second largest share of the questions came from the Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability. The total number of questions was around 21.
The surprise came with the absence of Decision Making questions from the paper. Past three years cut offs indicates that significance of CSAT has increased and it has become crucial to clear the IAS Prelims Exam.
Candidates those who are preparing for IAS Prelims 2015 are required to analyze and understand the requirements of IAS Prelims Exam. Analysis of past year question paper would indeed help candidates to understand the requirements of IAS Prelims and strategize for that accordingly. would help candidates to have general idea about trend and expected questions likely to be asked in IAS Prelims 2015.
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