Daily AWE

11th August 2022| Daily Answer Writing Enhancement(AWE)

Topics for Today’s questions:

GS-1      Modern Indian history from about the middle of the eighteenth century until the present – significant events, personalities, issues.

GS-2       Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting  India’s interests.

GS-3       Indian Economy

GS-4       Aptitude and foundational values for Civil Service, integrity, impartiality and non-partisanship, objectivity, dedication to public service, empathy, tolerance and compassion towards the weaker sections.

Question 1)


Q.1 India of the 18th century failed to make progress economically, culturally and socially at a pace, which would have saved the country from collapse. Comment. (15 Marks)


Question 2)

Q.2 As India and Switzerland get ready to commemorate the 75th anniversary of their friendship next year, there can be no better tribute to our friendship and partnership than by working together for lasting peace through bilateral and multilateral engagements. Comment. (10 Marks)

Question 3)

Q.3 Over the last decade, banks have increasingly shifted away from providing credit to industry, favouring instead lending to consumers. What are the factors responsible for this shift? What are its implications for the economy? (10 Marks)

Question 4)  

Q.4 With the help of relevant examples, bring out the difference between the following: (i) Vice and Virtue (ii) Horizontal and Vertical Accountability (iii) Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct (iv) Persuasion and Manipulation (v) Belief and Faith. (10 Marks)



  1. Daily 4 questions from General studies 1, 2, 3, and 4 will be provided to you.

  2. A Mentor’s Comment will be available for all answers. This can be used as a guidance tool but we encourage you to write original answers.

  3. You can write your answer on an A4 sheet and scan/click pictures of the same.

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  6. If you upload the answer on the same day like the answer of 11th  February is uploaded on 11th February then your answer will be checked within 72 hours. Also, reviews will be in the order of submission- First come first serve basis

  7. If you are writing answers late, for example, 11th February is uploaded on 13th February , then these answers will be evaluated as per the mentor’s schedule.

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