(The unofficial answer key of Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2017 has been provided by IASmind.com, a private Academies/site, Tentative, Not Final please attach with Us, Trilok Singh. Trilok Singh, does not take the responsibility for any of its findings.)
|Subject||No. of Questions|
|Current Affairs+International Relations||21|
|Environment and Ecology||12|
|Question Paper and Analysis with Ans|
Major emphasis, this year was on government schemes and policies. There were also a lot of questions on the environment and Current. GS 1 was easier this year with a lot of questions from geography, Polity and history. All the best…
IAS GS Cut off, May be
General : 113
OBC : 109.75
SC : 99
ST : 95
IAS MAIN 2017, May be
GENERAL : 778
OBC : 745
SC : 738
ST : 729
|Academies||Prelims Answer Key for Paper 1||Prelims Answer Key for Paper 2|
Please Refresh after the GS Exam and every min., CSE 2017. All the best
Trilok Singh, UPSC Answer key 2017 : UPSC Civil services Prelimanary exam 2017 key will be launched on 18-06-2016 just after the finishing the GS Paper, Live @Tughlakabad Centre. We are trying to publish First Recent post in India after the finishing of General Study paper 1, CSE 2017. Previous year it also launched by our IASmind Team, First post in India. (See, http://www.iasmind.com/2016/08/). We will try to do our best. All the best.
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducted the Civil Services Preliminary Examination, 2017, on Sunday. The commission conducts the CS exam every year to select officers for Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS), among others.
The preliminary examination consists of two papers consisting objective type or multiple choice questions: General Studies (GS) or Paper 1 and Aptitude or Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) or Paper 2. The GS paper has 100 questions carrying two marks each while the CSAT has 80 questions carrying 2.5 marks each. There is a penalty of 33% marks out of the allocated marks for every wrong answer. The CSAT paper (paper 2) is evaluated first and GS Paper or Paper 1 is evaluated only of those candidates who have qualified in Paper 2 or got 33% or 66 marks in CSAT. The candidates are shortlisted for the mains on the basis of their scores in paper 1.