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[Studyplan] CDS Maths Paper: Number System, Quadratic Equations, Surds, Indices, Linear Equation (Part 1 of 3) for UPSC Combined Defense service exam

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Prologue Topic wise breakup CDS Maths Papers Gather the weapons Warm up the brain [Block#1]: Basics + Algebra Number System Surds, Indices, Powers, Exponents Linear Equations Quadratic equations Appendix Download link: Topic wise Sorted NCERTs Prologue Studyplan for CDS GK paper already given click me. In this three part article series, we’ll how to prepare for the maths papers. This …

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[Studyplan] CDS Maths Paper: Percentages, profit-loss, Simple,Compound Interest rate,Time,Speed,Distance,Work and Statistics (part 2 of 3)

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Prologue [Block#2] %, STD and Stat Percentages, Profit loss SI-CI Ratio Proportion Time speed distance Work (TSDW) Statistics-Data interpretation (DI) Stat#1: Calculation type Stat#2: Data Interpretation sets Stat#3: Theory / definition type MCQs Appendix Download link: Topic wise Sorted NCERTs Prologue In the previous article, we saw how to prepare number system, surds-indices, linear and quadratic equations for CDS maths …

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[Studyplan] CDS Maths Paper: Geometry, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Area, Volume, Perimeter (Part 3 of 3) for UPSC Combined defense service exam

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Prologue [Block#3] Geometry + Trig. [Geo] AVP/Mensuration [Geo] theory / non-AVP [Geo_theory1]Lines and Angles [Geo_theory2] Triangles [Geo_theory3]Quadrilaterals [Geo_theory4]Circles Trigonometry [Trig] Height and Distance (HnD) [Trig] non-height distance [Block#4] Misc.Topix #1: Set Theory / Venn Diagrams #2: Logarithms #3: AP-GP Progression Topics to ignore Epilogue Rule#1: Must finish entire block in one go Rule#2: Winners don’t make excuses Rules#3: Must get …

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[Studyplan] MPPSC Mains GS1 and GS2: Priority Revision topics

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Disclaimer MPPSC GS1 (Mains) Some peculiarities / Strangeness about GS1 History Culture Geography Environment Biodiversity (EnB) Disaster Management Agriculture Census related Polity International Affairs & Institutions Sci-Tech Economy Yearbook Topics Social issues/Democracy development Sports, Misc.GK, PIN (person in news) GS Paper2: Part 1 MP’s Schemes for Weaker sections MP Heathcare related MP Education related MP: Environment Biodiversity MP Forest MP …

[Studyplan] ACIO: General Awareness, History, Geography, Science, Current Affairs preparation, previous paper, Job profile for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) exam

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Special Eligibility How was the ACIO 2012 paper? Static (theory) vs Current History Ancient: Minimum topics Medieval: Minimum topics Modern (British Raj) Min.Topix World history Culture Science (theory) Science (Current Affairs) Space/ISRO/NASA Defense Environment Polity Geography Indian Geography Min.Topix World Geography- Min.Topix Physical Geography Min.Topix Economy International Affairs/events Misc.GK/PIN/Awards/sports Sports Maths Reasoning English ACIO Job-Profile ACIO Training First Job Posting …

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[Studyplan] ACIO: Aptitude, Maths, Reasoning and English Essay for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) exam

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Prologue Maths / Quantitative Aptitude Probability Algebra, Linear Eq. Average- Allegation Time speed distance work Percentage, profit-loss, SI-CI Number theory, LCM-HCF AVP (Area Volume Perimeter) Reasoning #1: Chart based #2: coding n series + alphabet #3 Analogy, odd man Non-priority English Appendix: Download Prologue In the Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) exam, you’ve to face two papers Paper I: 100 …

[CDS/SSB] Tips on Personal Interview and Conference: Dos and Don’ts

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Before the interview Pre-interview preparations Interview Hands Eyes Sitting Posture Interview Questions Conference Process of conference This is the second part in the guest article series by Mr.Ketankumar Patil for CDS/SSB Interview tips. In the first article, he provided the overview of the various tests conducted during SSB interview phase e.g. PPDT, group discussion, GTO tasks. (click me to read …

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[StudyPlan] UP Review Officer (Samiksha Adhikari) Previous Question papers, approach, free study material, Cutoffs

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Structure is Review Officer Exam? Brief Analysis of 2010’s paper (GA/GK) History Geography What to prepare for Indian Geography Uttar Pradesh Geography UP: CENSUS related Geography World Geography; Agriculture Geography: Physical Environment related Polity Government Schemes Economy Science Aptitude Maths/Quantitative aptitude Reasoning Misc.GK / Person in News (PIN)/ Sports/ Award Hindi Grammar, Vocabulary Paper (60m) Piecemeal preparation =#Epicfail Free study …

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[CDS/SSB] Tips on interview stage: PPDT, group discussion, GTO tasks, tests, technical details, suggestions

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Strategy for Combined Defense Service (written stage), already given in a separate article click me. This current article deals with the interview stage (written by a guest author Mr.Ketankumar Patil.) Information Letter Date of reporting + Absentee Batch Travelling Allowance @the SSB centre Day#1: Two Tests #1: Officer Intelligence rating Test (OIR) #2: Picture perception and Discussion Test (PPDT) #3: …

[Strategy] RAS 2013 Prelims: booklist, study material, approach, cutoffs, previous papers, syllabus of Rajasthan State & Subordinate Services Combined Competitive Exam

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UPSC vs RAS Analysis of RAS-2012 prelims Rajasthan’s history and culture Indian History n Culture Geography World Geography India Geography Geography of Rajasthan Environment and Biodiversity (EnB) Economy Economy of Rajasthan Polity Rajasthan state polity/administration Rajasthan Public Policy Science & Technology Current Affairs and PIN Reasoning & Mental Ability Mental Ability Basic Numeracy  Conclusion Appendix: Free study material, Download links …

[Question Paper] RAS Preliminary Exam 2012 (Rajasthan State and Subordinate Services Combined Competitive exam), cutoffs, previous papers

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Strategy, booklist, freestudy material given in a separate article, click me Brief analysis of RAS Preliminary-2012 paper Overall breakup Topicwise Breakup Rajasthan specific Questions History and Culture Ancient India Modern India Rajasthan history Rajasthan Culture Raj.Language Raj. Literature Raj.Music, Dance, Drama Raj. Religion Raj.Craft Geography Geography: world Geography India Geography of Rajasthan Raj. Agriculture related Polity India Polity Rajasthan Government …

[Studyplan] Combined Defense Services CDS: booklist, strategy, free study material, previous papers, cutoffs, physical medical

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DONOT apply for CDS exam, unless and until you’re certain that you fulfill all medical/physical requirements (Given @the bottom of this article). Because in past, many candidates have cleared the written exam, but failed in the medical test. The SSB interview tips given in a seperate article click me Topicwise Breakup: Grab the weapons (Booklist) 1: History & Culture Ancient …

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[UPSC Interview Preparation] Basic approach and framework by Anoop Shetty (Topper of IAS and IFoS exam)

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This is a guest article written by Mr. ANOOP SHETTY, who secured 3rd rank in Indian Forest Service exam and 140th rank in Civil Service Exam (He cleared both exams in 2012 and that too without coaching.) About yourself About your College About your place About your hobbies Opinion Based Questions General Advice: My IFoS Interview My Civil Services Interview …