This is question set #21 of ‘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: Digital divide. (1500 words)
- GS 1 Paper: [India after independence/National Emergency] – National emergency is one situation when India shifts from her federal characteristics and assumes unitary shape. Analyze the situations of national emergencies in India and examine why the emergency declared in 1975 is a black spot on Indian democracy. (200 words)
- GS 2 Paper: [Constitution/Amendments] – Examine the changes made by the 1st constitutional amendment of India. How is first amendment linked to reservation? (200 words)
- GS 3 Paper: [Indian Economy] – Trace India’s development in space technology in the last 50 years. (200 words)
- GS 4 Paper: [Emotional Intelligence] Who do you think as emotional intelligent? List out the characteristics of an emotionally intelligent person, and evaluate why is emotional intelligence necessary for public service. (200 words)
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PS: Aspirants can select any question they wish to answer in the comment space provided below specifying the question. 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.