Get ready for the upcoming December Current Affairs Prelims Test on 25th January- sample questions highlighting our methodology

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Dear students,

31st May 2020 is the D-day for all civil service aspirants.

“Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.”

This quote by Abraham Lincoln clearly sums up how one should prepare for that day. So before entering the battlefield alone should have enough practice. Our Prime Prelims Test series which shall enrich you to acquaint yourself with the pattern of CSE-2020, assess your abilities, rectify your mistakes and make you confident to appear on the examination day.

Our Prime Prelims Test Series follows the same approach as that adopted by UPSC. Our team of experts is quite enriched with the UPSC pattern and focal point of the questions and hence creates more chances for the aspirants to crack civil service examination by appearing our Test Series.

The key philosophy of our prelims TS is Evidence-based question making: The 3600 questions you face in our mocks have their relevance established in UPSC’s trend analysis. We focus on themes that are important as per UPSC so that we maximize your chances of questions overlap with the actual UPSC Prelims.

This Ancient and Medieval History test contains questions from the following themes:

Nothing speaks more than the facts itself rather than a mere jargon. Here is a list of 5 sample questions from the upcoming test which will help you in identifying the standards and approach we follow. (you can skip this if you want to attempt these directly in the test). 

Noone but only you can assess how it will help you in being the top percentile of aspirants. You have to practice ruthlessly and civils Daily provides you with a platform to hone your skills.

Q.1) Which of the following is the most likely consequence of implementing the ‘Unified Payments Interface (UPI)’?

a. Mobile wallets will not be necessary for online payments.

b. Digital currency will totally replace the physical currency in about two decades.

c. FDI inflows will drastically increase.

d. Direct transfer of subsidies to poor people will become very effective.


Q.2) Identify the correct statement(s) about the Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs):

  1. ETFs are listed and traded on stock exchanges like shares.
  2. ETF share prices fluctuate throughout the day.

Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

a. 1 only

b. 2 only

c. Both of them

d. Neither of them


Q.3) In which of the following countries, the Indus River and its tributaries flow?

  1. India
  2. China
  3. Afghanistan
  4. Pakistan

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a. 1, 2 and 4 only

b. 1 and 4 only

c. 1, 3 and 4 only

d. All of them


Q.4) Identify the correct statement(s) about the ‘ Fit India Programme’:

  1. It aims to motivate every Indian to incorporate simple, easy ways of staying fit.
  2. It is part of the Khelo India Scheme.

Choose the correct answer from the code given below:

a. 1 only

b. 2 only

c. Both of them

d. Neither of them


Q.5) A rapid increase in the rate of inflation is sometimes attributed to the “base effect”. What is “base effect”?

a. It is the impact of drastic deficiency in supply due to failure of crops

b. It is the impact of the surge in demand due to rapid economic growth

c. It is the impact of the price levels of the previous year on the calculation of inflation rate.

d. None of them are correct

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