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    Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

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    sir i am now in 1st year in B.TECH with tread electrical ;which book i prefer for general studies

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    hi,

    that is depend on in what type of exam u want to attend...but as per my knowledge i can say that if u r freshersh in GK then u have to choose following books that will really improve ur knowldge.

    1. genral knowldge(navneet edition)

    2. and u have so many news editon like world inbox and world news.. this all will help u the most for GK and current affairs.. for india and world also..


    i hope this will help u

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Dear Friend

    Really great ,you asked at the right time for the books so that you can prepare and have good command when you will reach your final year of bachelor's degree.You have enough time to prepare for the general studies.

    Before giving information about the books,I would like to tell you should do the following things other books reading so that you have good command over the general studies:


    1.Please read the news papers like The Hindu,The times of India daily.

    2.Watch good and informative news channels

    3.Read various type of magazine like CSR,PD etc


    Now coming to your books

    You can go for the Arihant and Upkar publications.

    Some good books are as below:








    Note: Donot forget to revise whatever you have read at regular intervals .Revision is more important than reading.

    Hope the information helps you.

    all the best

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Friend,

    There many Books are released for the General Studies .This is one of the toughest Exam in the civil exam CSAT. The most of the candidates are face difficulty in the General studies and apart from this another one subject is the General Aptitude which is easy.


    Books


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    The CSAT exam is conducted on the May 19 , 2013
    Exam Subjects

    General Studies and Current Affairs
    General Aptitude

    The candidates must secure the minimum 50% in the mains exam .If you clear the mains exam then you will be called for the Interview

    Thank You.

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    The general studies section of the UPSC exam consists of question on-

    >General Science & Environment
    >Current Events of National and International Importance
    >History of India and Independent India
    >Geography of India
    >Indian Polity and Economy
    >Sports
    >Geography, History and Culture of India
    >Polity and Economy of India


    For general studies you can refer the books mentioned below-


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    good luck

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Hello,
    Here are some books which you can refer for Civil Services Exam.
    All These books are available on Flipkart if you wish to buy them.
    UPSC Portal CSAT Comprehensive Manual: IAS Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper-2) by SachchidaNandJha
    CSAT Handbook for General Studies: UPSC Civil Services Priliminary Examination 2013 (Paper-1) by KalpanaRajaram
    CSAT Unique Quintessence of General Studies 2013 (Paper 2) by J.K. Chopra
    UPSC Portal IAS Mains History Solved Papers (2002-2011) by YagyaNandJha
    The Pearson CSAT Manual 2013: Civil Services Aptitude Test for the UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination by Edgar Thorpe, Showick Thorpe
    CSAT General Studies For Civil Services Preliminary Examination 2013 (Paper 2) bt TMH
    Geography : 3000 Terms and Concepts With Detailed Explanation For Civil Services Examination 1st Edition (Paperback) By Majid Husain
    Geography (Paperback) By Rajiv Ahir
    IAS Mains General Studies Chapterwise Solved Papers 2011-1997 By Siddarth Mittal
    IAS Prelims/CSAT Civil Services: 18 Years General Studies Topic-Wise Solved Papers (1995-2012) (Paperback) By Disha Experts

    For further details refer the pdf attached below and for Previous Years Question Papers you can refer www.upsc.gov.in
    You can fill the online application form from the official website www.upsconline.nic.in

    Regards...
    Attached Files

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Hello friend,

    AS you mentioned that you are in First year of B.tech electrical. So these are some important books and magazines which helps you to prepare general studies:

    Lucents general knowledge book
    Chronicle services magazine
    India today
    Competition success review
    Partiyogita darpan
    The hindu and The times of India daily newspaper regularly.


    Thanks
    Yeshgaur

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    hi,

    BEST BOOKS FOR GENERAL STUDIES;-

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    good luck..........................

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Here are some books and magazines for you to gain knowledge of general studies-Year bookTimes of IndiaThe HinduPratiyogita darpanEngineers today by IES academyCompetition success reviewCurrent affairs by Mahindra academy.Civil services general studies by Arihant publicationGeneral English by S chand publication.

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    Re: Which book should I prefer for General studies? I am in 1st year B.Tech (Electrical).

    Hello friend,

    you mentioned that you are in First year of B.tech electrical.
    So these are some important books and magazines which helps you to prepare general studies:

    1st--general knowledge book

    2nd--Chronicle services magazine

    3rd--India today

    4th--Competition success review

    5th--The hindu and

    6th--The times of India daily newspaper regularly.

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