Never Ignore 6 Types of Question Papers for UPSC | Civilsdaily Provides

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Welcome! We know you came here in search of only previous years’ questions but it’s our promise, you’ll return with things that will mean a lot to you. UPSC preparation reaches its climax stage when an aspirant works smartly.And for smart work, you need to proceed with these 6 types of basic materials. Let’s explore.


What are the 6 types of Question Papers for UPSC?

For Prelims

For Mains

All the question papers mentioned above are co-related. If you miss one, other mayn’t help you.

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What are PYQs?

Previous years’ question papers are those sets of questions that went before in time and order. Like all other exams, there are copies of UPSC-CSE PYQs exist. You can download PDFs of PYQs from our teachers. And analyze what types of questions are asked in Civil Service Examination.

Learn More Important points on Previous Years’ question papers


What is Prelims Daily?

Here our specialist team arrange daily online mock test:

1. In the comments section, share your score and also let everyone know the logic you’ve used to mark certain answers. This will trigger intelligent discussions benefitting everyone.

2. Completing the test should be your top priority. Focus on accuracy rather than simply attempting more questions. Give enough thought to each question, we have increased the time limit so you can do this.

3. At the end of the test, click on ‘View Questions’ button to check the solutions.

*You can attempt the test multiple times for your own practice but only your first attempt will be counted for rankings.


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While there could be many reasons for failing in Prelims like insufficient syllabus coverage, mocks or test series not attempted, no proper planning, lack of conceptual understanding, etc but the major one is lack of guidance, preparation analysis and course correction at regular intervals.

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Mains Previous Years’ Question Papers

Previous years’ question papers are those sets of questions that went before in time and order. Like all other exams, there are copies of UPSC-CSE PYQs exist. You can get solved PDFs of PYQs from our experienced teachers. And analyze what types of questions are asked in Civil Service Examination.


Answer Writing Enhancement

Our Daily Answer Writing Enhancement (AWE) focuses on the daily answer writing needs of UPSC candidates.


Mains Guidance Program

Explore our ‘Be Mains Ready Programs’

Smash Mains Programs

One of the demanding programs for UPSC mains candidates. Because this program is designed specially to assure 100 marks above the cut-off.

Program inclusion:

  • One-to-One mentorship by Sajal sir.
  • Mains Test Series
  • On-call discussion with Sajal sir after every test.
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