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UPPCSC PT answer key

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answer key of uppsc /uppcs prelims pt held on 10 june 2012.

Some aspirants are discussing answers online. Click here to see them and join the discussion. The halfmantr link given there may not have authentic keys. So don’t click on it and just see the discussion. 

See this career launcher cl discussion on up pcs paper 2012

Paper 1 was on expected lines full of facts … Paper 2 was a mixed bag .. Maths was okay eng was okay but game changers wud be hindi and that interpersonal communication wale questn … Any takes on cutoff ????

halmantr is bogus yar..not reliable..check question no 50, they mentioned Delhi college was the first college established in india. but reality is different.

that australia wala questions required some depth analysis. And the key provided by halfmantr is wrong. After seeing the site, anybody can guess it is the mind of some start-up company.

well can’t really say… want to say good.. but in UPPCS you dont know how much good is good enough..!!.. last year got 337total score in pre but got scaled down in Socio and failed to qualify.. so u never know in UPPCS.. lol

hoping for around 100 in GS and around 70 in CSAT.. but all on gut feeling… haven’t checked from books or keys till now..

I agree with Bajiram, it is marketting strategy to attract the crowd for UP PCS. I think cuttoff will be 250(Maximum) but it wont go below than that. Paper always comes from either UPSC prelims, UPPCS previous years questions. Wish you all the best for the mains.

2009 k notice me 50 vacanvy likhi thi par selection 700 plus hua hai,to notice me jo likha hai usko time to time amend kara jata rehta hai as per the needs.

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June 12th, 2012 at 3:25 pm

CBSE Class XII Results

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CBSE class XII results will come out today.

It is most likely to to be declared in the second half of the day. Or go to the link if it has already been declared. You can check your result using your roll no. , through IVRS, SMS or the schoolwise list.

All the best to candidates.

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May 28th, 2012 at 9:51 am

RBI Exam prelims experience: 18 December 2011

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If any of you want the experience and discussion on how the RBI prelims exam scheduled for today please see the discussion by others:

 

    my attempt
    gk 55
    english 15
    qa 10
    reasoning 20
    not expecting

my attempt
gk 75
english 19
qa 15
reasoning 26

Last year’s cut off was 104. I feel that this year’s paper was tougher than last year and so cut-off may not be more than 90. What do you feel guys?
Sectional cut-offs are always low

 

See the page for full thread.

RBI Prelims - Exam experience

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December 18th, 2011 at 9:21 pm

The SAI recruitment of UPSC aspirants

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The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has been conducting a recruitment drive for UPSC aspirants this year too (It was cancelled last year).

You can see the thread on an online forum if you want to know the latest info on SAI examination, marks of various applicants in UPSC who are applying. See excerpts below:

 

SAI recruitment

Will SAI consider the interview marks also ?
Though they have mentioned only subjects they have also asked for the UPSC mark list. So is there are chance of considering the total marks?

 

For any query plz call Mr. A.K. PATATRI( PERSONNEL MGMT SAI)
contact number:011-24368394

 

is anybody having more than 979 from sc category and applied for sai

one person from bihar. sc 982 marks he is applying for sai

anyone with OBC category applying for SAI…mine score 977+112

have patience….the recruitment process will take atleast 3 mnths…if took place at all…

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August 2nd, 2011 at 3:28 pm

An interesting IFoS interview

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A candidate who appeared (and later cleared) the IFoS interview (identifies himself as thunder bolt on Orkut); board of Sh P K Mishra at the UPSC. He didn’t get good marks though (same PK Mishra had given him 135 in the UPSC Civil services marks last year, he says).

Thunder BOlt
my IFos interview

just giving people some idea about how my interview was conducted this time
background: civil engineer from iit kanpur
optionals: maths and physics
board: P.K. Mishra
I entered and sat down after wishing everyone. all board members were male.
C- chairman, M- members of board
C-good afternoon. please have a seat
I: thank u sir
C-suppose u r madly in love with a girl and parents deadly opposed due to caste or religion. what will u do
I: fucking bouncer first question. I said sir i will try to convince my parents that these are orthodox things and do not matter anymore.
C(interrupting): no they are deadly opposed-do not want to listen
I: i will run away and marry
C: u will leave ur parents?
I: sir u said i was madly in love
C: suppose ur only in love
I: sir then i will give consideration to my family first
C: and will play with girl’s feelings?
I: sir if i marry then i will play with my parents feelings
C: are u married?
I: no sir
C: u IIT-why IFS-want to wonder into wilderness?
I: Sir challenging job-ensure development and protect environment
C: but civil engineering is also challenging
I: yes but in a very narrow perspective
C: what other reasons?
I: career prospects
C: and
I: recognition
C: and
I: (he is bastard-keeps on going like this until u have no more) nothing else sir
C: u r interested in sports-who is sports minister of india?
I: i dont know sir
C: where were asian games held
I: Beijing
All board gave a look of disapproval.
I remembered and said Guangzhou.
C: what will u do for anger management? (related to my name which means patience)
I: sir deep breathly when angry

C: and
I: practise yoga
C: and
I: sir concentrate mind on positive thoughts ( C gave a disapproving look)
C: and
I: i dont know anything else sir
C: what are antaragni and megabucks?
I: sir festivals of iit kanpur
C: so what did u do as coordinator in them (i mentioned it )
I: sir gather sponsors, prepare budget for various events, organize various events ets
C: so what was budget
I: 70 lakhs
everyone surprised and shocked
C: so who u called as chief guest
I: sir our director is chief guest
C: but u must have called some bollywood person with this budget
I: sir Atif Aslam
passes on to M1
M1: what is POSCO and controversy – i explain in detail
M1: so how will u ensure development and protection
I: sir i will make sure proper EIA is carried out and all economic and environmental costs are wighed and then a proper decision is made
M1: how will u design earthquake resistant buildings?
I: sir will study soil type and ensure proper foundation
C: and
I: sir i dont know. we were not taught this.
M1: what is green building
I: deisgned to reduce impact on environment
C: how willl u design one
I: told something not to their satisfaction
M2: so u earlier mentioned u will run away and marry. u know what happens to people who do this in haryana
I: yes sir, honour killings and all-extreme step
M2: so what will u do
I: couldnt think anything – sir i dont belong to khap area
M2: who is CM of haryana ? I tell
M2: do u know anything about forestry?
I: little bit
M2: name five species of trees in haryana
I: Sal
M2(interrupting): tell scientific name
I: Sir I dont know
C: he has maths and physics – cannot be expected to know. I thanked god. passes on to M3.

 

M3: so how do new countries emerge
I: sir separatist movements-claim independence
M3: what is happening in egypt?
I explain the controversy
M3: serbia and croatia has emerged from which countries? Aus open winner is from serbia
I: sir USSR
M3: no
I: dont know sir
M3: where are they located on maps
I: sir serbia near russia and croatia in balkans. ( i was wrong-everybody gave a disapproving look). in my defense i am poor in Geography
passes on to M4:
M4: so why IFS after iit-govt spends a lot of money on iitians ? – fucking dickhead i already replied to this.
I: sir we didnt know what iit was. everyone was preparing so we also started. rat race. then later realized that interest lies elsewhere
Chairman and board impressed with honesty. i smiled.
C: what is reliability?
I: tried to say something sensible but couldnt tell.
C: u civil engineer? when is building reliable
I: said something- C not satisfied
C: when something conforms to certain standards for given period of time
I: thank u sir
C: what are series and parallel reliability?
I: when i dont kn ow reliability-how could i know this. I make a guess. When object confirms to a series of standards – its series…. C laughing-dont make guesses.
I: ok sir
C: interview is over.
I went. So happy that didnt read push sign on door. tried pulling it until he directed from behind to push it. I felt like an idiot and left 🙁
Please point out my mistakes.I dont expect much. P.K. mishra in civils gave me 135 last year . not expecting any better. All the best to u all:)

You can follow the link to see the debate on the love marriage. One comment on the issue says:

भाग के शादी कर लेनी चाहिए,और उसके बाद माता पिता को मना लेना चाहिए,वो भी हमसे उतना ही प्रेम करते हैं और मान जायेंगे,अगर घरवालों के दवाब में आके ऐसे ही काम करते रहे तो कल को कहेंगे बेटा हमें सिर्फ बेटा चाहिए,बेटी हो तो उससे अनाथाश्रम को दे देना,क्या तब भी मानोगे?बात वही मानो जो सही हो.जाति के बाहर शादी करना एक समाज सेवा है.ऐसे लोगों को सम्मानित किया जाना चाहिए

see image below (the 2nd image has the IITians profile page):

 

orkut - my IFos interview_1303401381848

orkut - Thunder BOlt's profile_1303401416380

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April 21st, 2011 at 9:29 pm

IFoS marks of candidates in the UPSC IFoS exam

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Some candidates are sharing the IFoS marksheet online in a discussion forum. You can also get from this an idea of the interview marks and the various boards. These marks are of the recently concluded exam (April 2011). Please see the original link for discussion which has been only reproduced here partially.

RANK 3
Indian Forest Services Examination 2010
Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
BOTANY PAPER I 200 143
BOTANY PAPER II 200 122
ZOOLOGY PAPER I 200 072
ZOOLOGY PAPER II 200 112
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 164
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 131
Written Total 1400 744
Interview Marks 300 201
Final Total 1700 945
Remarks : Recommended.

 

Indian Forest Services Examination 2010
Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY & VET. SCIENCE PAPER I 200 098
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY & VET. SCIENCE PAPER II 200 127
ZOOLOGY PAPER I 200 128
ZOOLOGY PAPER II 200 087
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 079
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 171
Written Total 1400 690
Interview Marks 300 186
Final Total 1700 876
Remarks : Recommended.

 

PK MISRA board

rank 30
Indian Forest Services Examination 2010
Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
BOTANY PAPER I 200 151
BOTANY PAPER II 200 083
ZOOLOGY PAPER I 200 095
ZOOLOGY PAPER II 200 046
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 120
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 155
Written Total 1400 650
Interview Marks 300 216
Final Total 1700 866
Remarks : Recommended.
CANDIDATURE PROVISIONAL.

 

Indian Forest Services Examination 2010
Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
BOTANY PAPER I 200 121
BOTANY PAPER II 200 109
ZOOLOGY PAPER I 200 115
ZOOLOGY PAPER II 200 150
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 152
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 129
Written Total 1400 776
Interview Marks 300 135
Final Total 1700 911
Remarks : Recommended.

 

Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY & VET. SCIENCE PAPER I 200 076
ANIMAL HUSBANDRY & VET. SCIENCE PAPER II 200 128
ZOOLOGY PAPER I 200 132
ZOOLOGY PAPER II 200 107
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 102
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 144
Written Total 1400 689
Interview Marks 300 125
Final Total 1700 814
Remarks : Recommended.

 

See image of discussion below (ignore the abusive title to the thread if the moderator has not removed it):

 P.K.Mishra_1303400704542This guy who abuses Sh. P.K. Mishra who calls himself ‘thunder bolt’ in the forum is a top ranker (Rank 2?) in the IFoS exam this year and is a civil engineer from IIT kanpur.

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April 21st, 2011 at 9:16 pm

IFoS interview marks in Rajni Razdan board

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If you want to know the marks scored by a candidate in the Indian Forest service (IFoS) interviews this year you can see the following data put online by a candidate who was interviewed by this board:

Himanshu

Indian Forest Services Examination 2010
Subject Maximum
Marks Marks
Obtained
MATHEMATICS PAPER I 200 120
MATHEMATICS PAPER II 200 165
PHYSICS PAPER I 200 069
PHYSICS PAPER II 200 075
GENERAL ENGLISH 300 126
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 300 108
Written Total 1400 663
Interview Marks 300 186
Final Total 1700 849
Hi mera rajni razdan board ne interview liya tha… it lasted for 12 minutes… i did not answer the facts that were asked from my hobby n home state….board members were very supportive throughout the interview… it was my first attempt..my rank is 46 n i believe i am the last general to get selected….

Himanshu futher says “satisfied with physics, general studies, maths paper 2 and obviously interview… m not satisfied with english, maths paper 1…. don’t know what will happen in ias…. my second optional thr is pali… but m worried now for mathematics coz paper 1 has disappointd me…”

See link for discussion where it has been posted and the following image:

orkut - interview marks for IFoS student in Razdan Board_1303400306318

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April 21st, 2011 at 9:09 pm

Lok Sabha Secretariat has uploaded wrong download link for the Protocol Officer examination

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While this post is being written the Joint Recruitment Cell’s notification link for the ‘examination for recruitment of Executive/legislative/committee/protocol officers and research/reference officers in Lok Sabha secretariat’ is not working. The parliament staff have uploaded a wrong download link and it does not work.

The protocol officers/research officers in the parliament is an important post and many apply for it. It is shameful that the parliament staff are so careless with it! Please note that if you can download it from the link then they may have corrected the error.

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