Civil Services (preliminary) Exam Previous Questions and Pattern


The civil services (preliminary) exam. 2012 questions consist of the following  –
a.    The questions are divided based on the subjects and are objective type.
b.    The examinees are need to choose an answer from the optional questions (MCQ) and need to give two general objective type paper OF 200 MARKS EACH.

Here are couple of Civil Services preliminary exam previous year questions of 2012:

Other than Jatropha curcas, why is Pongamia pinnata also considered a good option
for the production of bio-diesel in India?
1. Pongamia pinnata grows naturally in most of the arid regions of India.
2. The seeds of Pongamia pinnata are rich in lipid content of which nearly half of oleic acid.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

 With reference to Simon Commission’s recommendations, which one of the following statements is correct?
(a) It recommended the replacement of diarchy with responsible government in the provinces.
(b) It proposed the setting up of inter-provincial council under the Home Department.
(c) It suggested the abolition of bicameral legislature at the Centre
(d) It recommended the creation of Indian Police Service with a provision for increased pay and allowances for British recruits as compared to Indian recruits.

The civil services preliminary exam preparation has to be done in a planned and meticulously.  The civil services preliminary exam books and  previous year papers will help you well in the preparation of the exam.  It will help you in understanding your weak subjects and prepare for them well in advance.  To crack for this Prestigious Jobs of the Country one need to persistently practice and read.


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One Response to Civil Services (preliminary) Exam Previous Questions and Pattern

  1. Deepika Chandrasekar says:

    very useful for the students

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