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    Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    hello

    can you tell me which are best books for prelium pf upsc please?

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    The best books for prelims of UPSC examinations are...
    1)Indian History By Krishna reddy
    2)Indian Polity by Laxmikant
    and lots more books available

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    Cool Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    hello,


    best book:-





    all the best

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Best books for UPSC Prelims exam are:-

    *** The most Important are NCERT books which will clear your basics in all sections like History, Geography, Economics & Science Subjects.

    So if you can go through NCERT books It would be a great advantage for you.

    Along with these for current affairs you can read newspapers like The Hindu, The Times Of India, The Chronicle.

    You should go through some good quality magazines like Pratiyogita Darpan and CSR.

    Some More books which you can go through are:-















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    Wink Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    GOOF BOOKS:-









    YOU SHOULD HAVE TO PURCHASED THESE BOOKS ITS VERY GOOD FOR YOU.


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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    For This examination you should read News paper daily.
    You should Watch news channel daily
    You should read magazine
    You should read NCERT Books

    Best Books are

    Arihant Publishing
    Manorama Year Books
    Kiran Prakashan
    Upkar Prakashan

    Etc.

    Best of Luck

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Best Books for UPSC Preliminary Exam:-

    UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination Paper-I In 60 Days
    by
    Rakesh Dwivedi

    UPSC Portal: CSAT Comprehensive Manual
    by
    Vivek Kumar Singh
    Publisher: UPSCportal Publications (2011)

    General Studies: Preliminary Examination Topic Wise Solved Question Papers
    by Upscportal
    Publisher: Upscportal.com

    UPSC IAS PRE: Indian Polity for Civil Services Preliminary Examination, CSAT
    by Sachchida Nand Jha
    Publisher: Upscportal Publications

    Geography - For UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination
    by Singh Surender
    Publisher: Tata Mc-graw Hill Publishing

    UPSC CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test Syllabus Preliminary & Main
    by R. Gupta's
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House

    UPSC Portal Indian History for Civil Services Preliminary Examinations
    by Sachchida Nand Jha
    Publisher: UPC Portal Publications

    Indian Polity for Civil Services Examinations
    by M. Laxmikanth
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited

    UPSC Syllabus Civil Services Examinations
    Publisher: Student Aid Publications

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    Recommended Books for UPSC Civil Service Prelims

    Paper I - General Studies
    1. History (Indian History and Indian National Movement)
    Essential:
    NCERT books IX, X, XI, XII
    Modern India by Bipin Chandra
    Additional:
    History of Modern India by A.C Banerjee
    2. Geography (Indian and World Geography)
    Essential:
    NCERT books IX, X, XI, XII
    General Principals of World Geography by Charles Farro
    School Atlas
    Additional:
    Certificate Course in Geography by Goh Cheng Leong
    3. Economics (Indian Economics and Economic Theory)
    Essential:
    An Evolution of Indian Economy by I.C. Dhingra
    Economic Survey of India by Govt. of India
    Economic Dictionary by Penguin
    Additional:
    Indian Economy by Dutta and Sundara
    Indian Economy by Mishra and Puri
    Economic Dictionary by Collins
    4. Polity (Indian Constitution)
    Essential:
    An Introduction to the Constitution of India by D.D. Basu
    Additional:
    Our Constitution by Dr. Subhash Kashyap
    5. General Science (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
    Essential –
    NCERT books IX, X
    Additional:
    Anatomy & Physiology by Evelyn Pearce
    6. Environment (Ecology, Bio-diversity, Climate Change)
    Essential:
    Biology and Geography NCERT Books plus current events on Environmental Issues
    7. Current Affairs
    Essential:
    Hindu and Economic Times Newspapers
    Frontline, Political & Economic Weeks Periodicals
    Additional:
    India Year book
    Paper II – Aptitude
    1. Numeracy
    Essential:
    NCERT Mathematics VII, IX, X
    2. Data Interpretation
    Essential:
    Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency by Tyra and Kundan
    3. English Comprehension and Communication
    Essential:
    Objective General English by R.S. Agarwal
    4. Logical Reasoning
    Essential:
    A Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Agarwal
    Additional:
    A new Approach to Reasoning by Sijwali and Sijwali


    Wish you best of luck to you.




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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Dear Friend

    UPSC preliminary test is the first stage of civil services examinations.After clearing which you become eligible for the Main examination.This test is very hard and needs a lot of labour for competing it.As we all know that General knowledge is very diverse ,so it has no limited boundary .Mainly general science questions are asked in this examination.

    However ,one can compete this examination with proper strategy and seeing old papers with regular revision.

    The examination pattern is :




    The list of best books for prelims examination is :







    Hope the information helps you.

    all the best for exam.

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Friend, Civil Services Examination is most important and highly competitive in nature. It is highly popular in India. It is utmost important that candidate should devote adequate time on studies, proper planning, time management and strong determination.Following books are quite helpful while preparation for examination are: * UPSC Portal CSAT Comprehensive Manual * Solved Papers UPSC (IAS) Civil Services Preliminary Exam CSAT General Studies. * Arihant's General Knowledge * Lucent's General Knowledge * UPSC IAS Preliminary- Indian Polity for Civil Services Prel. Exam by Sachchida Nand JhaWISH YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.





    Hi Aspirant,


    Civil Service exam is planned by the UPSC every year for the recruitment of candidates at the post of IAS, IPS or IRS.


    Civil Service is the toughest exam of India and very hard to crack.

    But still it can be achieved by great dedication and hard preparation.

    You can also join any good coaching for the preparation where you could get proper direction.


    Exam pattern and syllabus for CSE

    Preliminary exam

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    Mains exam


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    Best books for the preparation of civil service exam



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    I am attaching also below the model question paper for civil service exam.


    Best of Luck…
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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    UPSC Prelims Best Books-


    Subject Writter
    -General Studies -Bk Sharma.
    -Geography -K.Siddhartha Series.
    -Geog. Mains -Khullar.
    -Pol.Science -World Focus.
    -History -Bipin chandra

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Books for UPSC Prelims Examination ::



    CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test: UPSC Priliminary Exam for IAS / IPS & others
    by Chandresh Agrawal
    Publisher: Priynka Prakashan
    Price: Rs. 390



    UPSC CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test Syllabus Preliminary & Main
    by R. Gupta's
    Publisher: Ramesh Publishing House
    Price: Rs. 35



    CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test General Studies Solved Papers
    Publisher: G.K. Publications
    Price: Rs. 195



    CSAT: Civil Services Aptitude Test
    by Madhukar Bhagat
    Publisher: Tata Mcgraw Hill Education Private Limited
    Price: Rs. 180




    Other Books for the Prelims Examination ::

    -->> CSAT civil Service Aptitude Test 10 Practice Sets by Prem Shankar Jha
    Publisher: Arihant Publications
    Price: Rs. 135

    -->> Cracking the CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test with Solved Papers 2011 - 12
    by Expert Compilations
    Publisher: Arihant
    Price: Rs. 710

    -->> The Pearson CSAT Manual 2013: Civil Services Aptitude Test for the UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination
    by Edgar Thorpe, Showick Thorpe
    Publisher: Pearson
    Price: Rs. 1299


    -->> UPSC CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test: Theory and Problems with Explanations by Nem Singh
    Publisher: Made Easy Publications - New Delhi
    Price: Rs. 390

    -->> Approach To Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT)
    Publisher: Unique Publishers
    Price: Rs. 110

    -->> CSAT CIVIL SERVICE PRE.APITITUDE TEST
    by Darpan
    Publisher: Upkar
    Price: Rs. 225

    -->> UPSC Portal: CSAT Civil Services Aptitude Test
    by Sachidanand Jha
    Publisher: Kalinjar Publication
    Price: Rs. 390

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    Re: Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    Best books for UPSC prelims exam.

    1. Indian History - India Struggle for Independence by Bipin Chandra; NCERT Books ( XI & XII )
    2. Geography - Spectrum
    3. Indian Polity - Constitution of India by Bakshi
    4. Indian Economy - Plus One, Plus Two Books, Pratiyogita Darpan
    5. General Science - Tata Mc Graw Hill Guide
    6. Mental Ability - Quantitative Apitude by R.S. Aggarwal
    7. Current Affairs - Some magazines and Newspapers
    i. The Hindu/The Times of India
    ii. Frontline
    iii. Civil Service Chronicle
    iv. Chanakya
    v. Competition WIZARD
    vi. Civil Services Today
    8. Guides
    1. Tata Mc Graw Hill
    2. Spectrum
    3. Unique

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