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From the Publisher
Mastering Essay & Answer Writing for UPSC Civil Services IAS/ IPS & State PSC Main Exam is authored by a former IRS officer and a bestselling author. The book contains decades of experience of Civil Services with the expertise of the author. It prepares you to write best ANSWERS and ESSAYS in the IAS/PCS Mains examination.
Essay Writing forms a very important part of the UPSC Civil Services IAS Main Exam. There is one complete paper based on Essay Writing in which the student has to attempt 2 out of 8 Essays in 1000-1200 words each. Further in the English Compulsory paper as well the aspirants have to attempt 1 out of 4 Essays in around 600 words. The essays being asked range from contemporary social, political or economic topics to Philosophical topics. Apart from the knowledge the examiner also judges you on the presentation of your Essay. It requires a lot of skills to write a good Essay – Unique Introduction, Assimilation of thoughts, adhering to word/ time limits, perfect conclusion, etc. Also you need to plan meticulously while writing your IAS Main Answer as you have to stick to word/ time limit. Here also you need to develop the skill to write or present your best answers. Dr. Awdhesh, an ex IRS Officer himself, is an authority on IAS Essay/ Answer Writing topic with loads of teaching experience.
Essential features of the book
The book starts with the purpose of the Essay paper and elucidates the methodologies to write essays on any topic. It explains the structure of the essay for all six types of essays with a special chapter dedicated exclusively for Philosophical topics. How to write a Great Introduction and appealing Conclusion
It expounds the techniques of Brainstorming and Mind-Mapping to prepare the readers for spontaneous Essay Writing on any Topic. The best practices of Essay Writing explained in the book helps you fetch additional marks in examination. The book investigates the common mistakes and provides their step-by-step resolution.
In addition, the books provide dozens of Model Essays to learn and practice. It provides a large number of Quotations, Anecdotes, Stories, Poems and Studies that can make your essay stand apart. The Answers to the 4 General Studies Papers are very critical to score high in the Main Exam. The book provides a lot of Tips, Ideas & Suggestions to achieve that perfectness required for a BEST Answer.
Why Should You buy this Book?
Teaches How to use Mind-mapping Technique to write good Essays. The book provides 10 sample Mind-maps along with Essays. Further few Mind-maps are provided for you to write your Essays.
Teaches How to structure your Essay – Introduction to Conclusion. How to make your Essay presentable with the help of Quotes, proverbs, poems, anecdotes etc. The book also provides step-by-step solution to all problems. Finally the book also teaches you the best practices while writing Essays and Answers.
Written in a very lucid language by an Expert IAS Educator, Dr. Awdhesh K. Singh, who is an ex-IRS Officer and has spent thousands of hours training thousands of IAS aspirants. He has written over 500 articles and over 5,000 answers on Quora.com. He has been a ‘Top Quora Writer’ and presently the ‘Fifth Most Followed Writers in the World’ on Quora with over 3 lakh followers and over 150 Million views on his answers.
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Dr. Awdhesh K. Singh is a best-selling author, educator and a former IRS officer. He took voluntary retirement in 2016 after serving the Government for over twenty-five years. He is the Founder of Awdhesh Academy, an online learning platform and among the best educators of Civil Services courses of ‘Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude’ and ‘Essay and Answer Writing’ on Unacademy. He has done his B. Tech. from IIT (BHU) Varanasi, M. Tech. from IIT-Delhi and Ph.D. from ABV – Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management (IIITM) Gwalior. He is a prolific writer who has authored five books on the topics of Spiritual Intelligence, Myths, GST and Happiness. He has written over 500 articles and over 5,000 answers on Quora.com. He has been a ‘Top Quora Writer’ and presently the ‘Fifth Most Followed Writers in the World’ on Quora with over 3 lakh followers and over 150 Million views on his answers.
Publisher:Disha Publication; First edition (30 June 2020); AIETS.COM PVT. LTD. Plot No -6 ,(Ground Floor) Near IPSR Institute, Khasra No-40 Satbari, Chattarpur, New Delhi – 110074
Item Weight:200 g
Dimensions:24 x 17 x 1.5 cm
Country of Origin:India
Generic Name:Mastering Essay & Answer Writing for UPSC Civil Services IAS/ IPS & State PSC Main Exam