# IAS Prelims Examination 2013: Practice Set on GMA, Basic Numeracy and LR (CSAT)

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UPSC is all set to conduct the Civil Services Preliminary Exam on 26 May 2013. To help the aspirants of Civil Services Exam in their preparation, the expert team of Jagranjosh.com has come up with Practice Set on General Mental Ability, Basic Numeracy and Logical Reasoning (CSAT).

GMA and Basic Numeracy plays a very significant role in the General Studies Paper II of civil Services examination (CSAT).  This section includes the topics like Average, Percentage, Profit and loss, Time speed & distance, Time & work, Venn Diagram, Problem on ages, Clocks, Simple & Compound interest, Ratio proportion & Mixtures, Partnership, Mensuration, Permutation & Combination, Probability.

The questions on Logic Reasoning that are  asked in Examination are based on a short passages, graphical or tabulated information or a cluster of conditions which measures a candidate’s ability to analyze a given structure of arbitrary relationships and deduce new information from that structure.
The number of questions asked on this segment is usually not fixed. But on the basis of the previous year’s paper of CSAT Exam we can say that it amounts to 30-35 percent of total question asked in CSAT Examinations.
Before you should go for solving the practice set, it is here advised to have a look on the Elements of Paper II of IAS Prelims (CSAT)

It basically Consist of six Different segments.

• Comprehension
• Data Interpretation
• Quantitative/Basic Numeracy
• Logical Reasoning and Analytical Ability
• Decision Making/ Critical Reasoning
• English Language Comprehension (Class X Level)

To score good marks in this section you have to be quick in interpretations. You must be able to understand the precise meaning of the Statement. You also have to develop your own notation so that you can represent the problem using proper symbols, diagrams etc.

Taking into consideration, the exact pattern and the difficulty level of the CSAT Exam the expert team of Jagranjosh.com has come up with Practice set on General Mental Ability, Basic Numeracy and Logical Reasoning totally based on the pattern of the CSAT Exam 2013.

Take Your (IAS) Prelims Examination 2013: Practice Set on General Mental Ability, Basic Numeracy and Logical Reasoning (CSAT)

By solving the practice test on General Mental Ability, Basic Numeracy and Logical Reasoning (CSAT) you can easily upgrade your level of preparedness for CSAT and for other state civil services examinations. The question here will make you understand the nature and difficulty level of CSAT.

The practice set is designed is such a way that will help you in going through a methodical revision in very less span of time which itself directly help in managing time and solving quality material.
The Civil Services Expert team at JagranJosh.com has also come up with Comprehensive CSAT eBook related to Paper-II of IAS Preliminary Exam-2013. The e book is designed in such an effective way that it will help all the aspirants preparing for IAS Prelims to get an insight into the kind of questions that are asked in the exams.

Jagranjosh.com wishes every aspirant, All the Best for the Examinations and promises each one of you to stand by the commitment of serving you by all the possible means.

We hope that this practice set may be immensely helpful in your preparation for IAS Prelims Examination 2013.

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