This is Questions Set #8, under our new segment ‘Clear IAS Mains High Value Answer Writing Test Series’. Mains High Value Answer Writing is a UPSC mains oriented program from ClearIAS.com that consists of 5 questions in each post, published around 8 pm every day. Each of the 5 questions are selected from 5 papers mentioned in UPSC Mains syllabus namely Essay, GS1, GS2, GS3 and GS4 (ethics). Selected questions of high probability to be asked UPSC mains are included in each of these mini tests. Aspirants can choose any question they wish to answer in the comment space provided below, specifying the question number and question topic.
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Questions for Answer Writing – Selections for today:
- Essay Paper: Indian youth and scientific thinking.(1500 words)
- GS 1 Paper: [Indian History] – Taken right steps at right times, partition of India could have been avoided. Critically analyze. (200 words)
- GS 2 Paper: [Polity] – Distinguish between a Self Help Group and a Non Governmental Organisation. Examine whether the existing laws and restrictions in the country, adequate enough to prevent the illegal activities and funding of NGOs? (200 words)
- GS 3 Paper: [Environment] – What is Montreaux record? Explain the wise use concept and three pillars in Ramsar commitments. (200 words)
- GS 4 Paper: [Aptitude] – What is meant by aptitude for Civil Service? List four fundamental values a civil servant should poses and explain the significance of each. (200 words)
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Clear IAS Mains High Value Answer Writing is a free program from ClearIAS.com. Any UPSC aspirant, interested to polish his/her writing skills or to learn the art of writing high value answers to boost the score in UPSC Civil Services Mains can participate in it. The official team from ClearIAS.com may review selected answers, and guide aspirants to improve the answer structure. Fellow aspirants, experienced candidates or toppers can also comment and suggest improvements for each of the answers. The platform is free and open to public with a view of better sharing and learning. You can read more about the Clear IAS Mains High Value Answer Writing Test Series objectives and rules in the hyperlink.
PS: Aspirants can select any question they wish to answer in the comment space provided below specifying the question number and question topic. Answering 3-4 questions, does not take much of your time. But for those who engage regularly in answer writing, the resultant score improvement in actual UPSC exam would be exponential.