ISBN 9789384089603,UPSC CSAT - IAS Prelims 101 Speed Tests Practice Workbook with 10 Practice Sets (Paper 2)

UPSC CSAT - IAS Prelims 101 Speed Tests Practice Workbook with 10 Practice Sets (Paper 2)


Disha Experts


Disha Publication



Disha Publication

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9789384089603

ISBN-10 9384089605


Number of Pages 450 Pages
Language (English)

Civil service

CSAT - IAS Prelims 101 Speed Tests Practice Workbook - Paper 2 IF YOU DO WELL IN THIS BOOK SUCCESS IS GUARANTEED IN THE UPCOMING CSAT EXAM Yes its true. If you can do well in this book you will crack the CSAT Exam for sure. The book is the 1st and the Most Innovative Book for the CSAT exam. Since things are well structured and executed. It gives you a proper channel for preparing and guiding you to do things as per these 101 TESTS. It contains questions on the MOST IMPORTANT ISSUES which are required to crack the CSAT exam. The questions are covered in the form of 101 SPEED TESTS. No matter where you PREPARE from a coaching or any textbook/ Guide - 101 SPEED TESTS provides you the right ASSESSMENT on each topic. Your performance provides you the right cues to IMPROVE your knowledge in the various topics so as to perform better in the final examination. It is to be noted here that these are not mere tests but act as a checklist of students learning and ability to apply concepts to different problems. The book contains 82 Topical Tests + 9 sectional tests + 10 Full length Practice Tests. The complete CSAT paper 2 syllabus has been divided into 9 broad sections which are further divided into 82 topics. The book aims at improving your SPEED followed by STRIKE RATE which will eventually lead to improving your SCORE. How is this product different? 1st unique product with 101 speed tests. Each test is based on small topics which are most important for the CSAT exam. Each test contains around 20-25 MCQs (on the latest pattern of the exam) depending upon its importance for the exam. The various types of questions covered are Statement based, Matching based, Sequencing of events and Feature based MCQs. The whole syllabus has been divided into 9 sections which are further distributed into 82 topics. 1. Interpersonal, Communication skills & Decision making is distributed into 7 topics. 2. Mental ability is distributed into 8 topics. 3. Logical Reasoning is distributed into 15 topics. 4. Basic Numeracy is distributed into 21 topics. 5. Analytical Ability is distributed into 5 topics. 6. Problem Solving is distributed into 7 topics. 7. Logical comprehension is distributed into 10 topics. 8. English Language Comprehension is distributed into 9 topics. 9. Data interpretation and Data Sufficient Section is distributed into 9 topics. In the end of each section a Sectional Test is provided so as to sum up the whole section. So 1 sectional Test for each of the 9 sections. Finally at the end 10 FULL TESTS are provided so as to give the candidates the real feel of the final exam. The Full Test contains 100 questions as per the latest pattern. In all, the book contains 2800+ Quality MCQs in the form of 101 tests. Solutions to each of the 101 tests are provided at the end of the book. Separate Time Limit, Maximum Marks, Cut-off, Qualifying Score is provided for each test. The book also provides a separate sheet, SCORE TRACKER where you can keep a record of your scores and performance. It is advised that the students should take each test very seriously and must attempt only after they have prepared that topic. Once taken a test, the candidates must spend time in analysing their performance which will provide you the right cues to IMPROVE the concepts so as to perform better in the final examination. It is our strong belief that if an aspirant works hard on the cues provided through each of the tests he/ she can improve his/ her learning and finally the SCORE by at least 20%.

Section 1: Interpersonal, Communication Skills and Decision Making1. Interpersonal  Skills and Communication Skills Based on Personal Life2. Interpersonal  Skills and Communication Skills Based on Professional Life3. Dealing with Administration and Authority4. Dealing with Lower Level when You are a Authority5. Situation Reaction Test6. Administrative Courses of Action7. Interpersonal, Communication Skills and Decision Making Section Test

Section 2: Mental ability8. Number Series9. Alphabetical Series10. Mixed Series11. Analogy12. Classification13. Coding Decoding14. Mathematical Operations15. Mental Ability Section Test

Section 3: Logical Reasoning16. Blood Relations17. Directions and Distance18. Ranking Test19. Word Formation20. Number Puzzle21. Logical Venn Diagram22. Syllogisms23. Logical Deduction / Drawing Conclusion24. Arithmetic Reasoning25. Cube and Dices26. Counting of Figures27. Visual Reasoning28. Non Verbal Series29. Verbal Reasoning30. Logical Reasoning Section Test

Section 4: Basic Numeracy31. Number System32. Algebraic Expression and Inequalities33. Percentage34. Profit and Loss, Discount35. Interest36. Ratio Proportion37. Average38. Mixtures and Alligations39. Chain Rule40. Time and Work, Wages41. Pipes and Cisterns42. Distance, Speed and Time43. Trains44. Boats and Streams45. Clock and Calender46. Progressions47. Permutation and Combinations48. Probability49. Area and Volume50. Geometry51. Basic Numeracy Section Test

Section 5: Analytical Ability52. Statement and Assumptions53. Statement and Arguments54. Statement and Conclusions55. Assertion and Reason56. Analytical Ability Section Test

Section 6: Problem Solving57. Circular Seating Arrangements58. Seating Arrangements Based on Row59. Reasoning Based on Rankings60. Team Formations61. Puzzle Test Based on Blood Relations62. Miscellaneous63. Problem Solving Section Test

Section 7: Logical Comprehension64. Evaluating Inferences65. Critical Reasoning - I66. Critical Reasoning - II67. General Comprehension – I68. General Comprehension – II69. General Comprehension – III70. General Comprehension – IV71. General Comprehension – V72. General Comprehension – VI73. Logical Comprehension Section Test

Section 8: Data Interpretation and Data Sufficient Section74. Charts and Graphs - I75. Charts and Graphs - II76. Data Interpretation Based on Bar Graphs77. Data Interpretation Based on Line Graphs78. Data Interpretation Based on Pie Graphs79. Data Interpretation Based on tables80. Mixed DI81. Data Sufficiency82. Data Interpretation and Data Sufficient Section Test

Section 9: English Language Comprehension83. Analytical Based Comprehension - 184. Analytical Based Comprehension - 285. Discursive Based Comprehension - 186. Discursive Based Comprehension - 287. Argumentative Based Comprehension - 188. Argumentative Based Comprehension - 289. Descriptive / Narrative Based Comprehension - 190. Descriptive / Narrative Based Comprehension - 291. English Language Comprehension Section Test

10 Practice Sets92. Practice Set 193. Practice Set 294. Practice Set 395. Practice Set 496. Practice Set 597. Practice Set 698. Practice Set 799. Practice Set 8100. Practice Set 9101. Practice Set 10