In this post, we have discussed the detailed analysis of the IAS Prelims Exam 2018.
Let us first start with the question-wise distribution:
|Name of Section||Number of Questions|
|History, Art & Culture||19|
|Environment & Ecology||14|
|Others (Science & Technology, International Organization, Current Affairs)||24|
As per the students who appeared for the IAS Exam, the overall difficulty level of the paper was Moderate. As promised, let us now go through the important topics asked in IAS Prelims Exam 2018.
India and World Geography
Questions were mainly asked from the following topics:
- Location-wise Geography (Maximum Questions)
- Current Places which were in News etc
Indian Polity and Governance
In Polity and Governance, there were total 14 questions asked from this section.
History, Art & Culture
In this section, Questions asked from the following topics:
- Ancient History
- Medieval History
- Modern History
- Indian Religion
- Indian Architecture
Environment and Ecology
There were 14 questions on environment and ecology.
- Wildlife Sanctuaries
- Current Convention on the Environment
- Agreement on the Environment
- NGT etc
- ASEAN etc
Economic and Social Development
There were 17 questions on economic and social development. Main focus areas were scheme and programme related to the Indian government, banking, and social sector.
- Economic Development etc
Science and Technology
- Aadhar Technology
- IT etc
That's it form our side! Needless to say, we will keep you posted on other important updates. Till then, stay connected & prepare efficiently with gradeup.
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