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2020 GS1 Question Paper

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Question 1 #

The rock-cut architecture represents one of the most important sources of our knowledge of early Indian art and history. Discuss.

Question 2 #

Pala period is the most significant phase in the history of Buddhism in India. Enumerate.

Question 3 #

Evaluate the policies of Lord Curzon and their long term implications on the national movements.

Question 4 #

Discuss the geophysical characteristics of Circum-Pacific Zone.

Question 5 #

The process of desertification does not have climate boundaries. Justify with examples.

Question 6 #

How will the melting of Himalayan glaciers have a far-reaching impact on the water resources of India?

Question 7 #

Account for the present location of iron and steel industries away from the source of raw material, by giving examples.

Question 8 #

Has caste lost its relevance in understanding the multi- cultural Indian Society? Elaborate your answer with illustrations.

Question 9 #

COVID-19 pandemic accelerated class inequalities and poverty in India. Comment.

Question 10 #

Do you agree that regionalism in India appears to be a consequence of rising cultural assertiveness? Argue.

Question 11 #

Indian Philosophy and tradition played a significant role in conceiving and shaping the monuments and their art in India. Discuss.

Question 12 #

Persian literary sources of medieval India reflect the spirit of the age. Comment.

Question 13 #

Since the decade of the 1920s, the national movement acquired various ideological strands and thereby expanded its social base. Discuss.

Question 14 #

The interlinking of revivers can provide viable solutions to the multi-dimensional inter-related problems of droughts, floods and interrupted navigation. Critically examine.

Question 15 #

Account for the huge flooding of million cities in India including the smart ones like Hyderabad and Pune. Suggest lasting remedial measures.

Question 16 #

India has immense potential of solar energy though there are regional variations in its developments. Elaborate.

Question 17 #

Examine the status of forest resources of India and its resultant impact on climate change.

Question 18 #

Is diversity and pluralism in India under threat due to globalisation? Justify your answer.

Question 19 #

Customs and traditions suppress reason leading to obscurantism. Do you agree?

Question 20 #

How have digital initiatives in India contributed to the functioning of the education system in the country? Elaborate your answer.