UPSC Practice Questions

CSAT Questions

Directions for the following 6 (six) items: Read the following two passages and answer the items that follow each passage. Your answers to these items should be based on the passages only.

All the questions are to be attempted. The number of marks carried by a question / part is indicated against it. Answers must he written in English only. Word limit in questions, if specified, should he adhered to.

CSAT Questions

The UPSC conducted Civil Services Preliminary Exam (CSAT) 2018 on 3 June 2018. General Studies I consists of 100 questions. There is negative marking of one-third mark for each wrong answer given by the candidates.

61. Which one among the following is not a part of the Triratna (three gems) of Jainism ?

  • (a) Right conduct
  • (b) Right faith
  • (c) Right knowledge
  • (d) Right livelihood

Ans: d

Exam Analysis

The duration of the paper was 3 hours and maximum marks were 300. All the questions have to be attempted. Answers must be written in English only.

Exam Analysis

Maximum Marks is 300. Each question is of 12.5 marks.

All the questions have to be attempted.

CSAT Questions

Direction for the following 2 (two) items: Read the following passage and answer the two items that follow. Your answers to these items should be based on the passage only.

Civil Services Main Questions

All questions are compulsory. There are twenty questions. First ten questions are of 10 marks (150 words) each while last 10 questions are of 15 marks (250 words) each.

CSAT Questions

The paper has 100 multiple choice objective questions.

CSAT Questions

This question paper contains 100 objective multiple-choice questions.

CSAT Questions

Directions for the following 5 (five) items: Read the following passage and answer the items that follow. Your answers to these items should be based on the passage only.

NDA Questions

1. The Indian Standard Time (IST) is based on

  1. 90° E meridian
  2. 82½° E meridian
  3. 75° E meridian
  4. 0° meridian

NDA Questions

The NDA (I) 2017 exam was conducted on 23 April, 2017.

NDA Questions

1. Consider the following statements about the National Cyber Security Policy, approved by the union Cabinet in May 2013:

  1. The policy focuses on manpower training.
  2. It aims to create a secured computing environment across the country.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

NDA Questions

1. The pH of fresh milk is 6. When it turns sour, the pH

  1. becomes < 6
  2. remains the same i.e. 6
  3. becomes > 6
  4. becomes neutral, i.e., 7

CDS Questions

1. Which one of the following elements is used as a timekeeper in atomic clocks?

(a) Potassium
(b) Caesium
(c) Calcium
(d) Magnesium