The thoroughly revised and enlarged 5th edition “Crack Civil Services General Studies Prelims (CSAT) - Paper 2” is a real cracker for all IAS aspirants.
The book has been written in a concise format so as to provide the student with to-the-point key concepts required to Crack the IAS Prelim exam. The emphasis of the book has been on the concepts which are important from the point of view of the Prelim exam.
The book captures most of the important questions with explanations of the past few years of the IAS Prelim exam. The book also contains the fully solved questions paper of CSAT Paper 2 held from 2011 onwards.
The book contains a chapter on “Introducing Graphs” in the Data Interpretation section. The chapter talks about the real-life significance of Graphs and how they are useful in communicating various important trends as seen in our day-to-day life.
The book contains a chapter on “Comprehension” in the Logical Comprehension section. The chapter provides a number of passages similar to the ones being asked in the latest CSAT exams with special emphasis on “Applied MCQs.” The MCQs can be answered on the basis of inferred or derived information of the passages. In all the book contains 2800+ MCQs with detailed solutions.
The Civil Services General Studies Preliminary Examination (popularly known as CSAT - Civil Services Aptitude Test) emphasizes on testing the “aptitude for civil services” as well as on “ethical and moral dimension of decision-making.”
The present book for the Paper 2, is an attempt to expose the IAS aspirants to the 10 test areas as presented in the latest IAS syllabus for CSAT.
The book provides 5 Mock Tests with Solutions on the exact pattern as followed in the last CSAT paper.
The book covers 100% syllabus and would prove to be a stepping stone for the Civil Services.