UPSC CSE mains exam analysis 2022 for paper 1; Download question paper

Day 1 of the UPSC Civil Services Main 2022 exam has been conducted today, September 16. Check the UPSC CSE 2022 paper analysis for Paper I (essay).

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Vishnukumar | Sep 16, 2022 - 2:55 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: Union Public Service Commission has concluded the UPSC IAS 2022 mains exam 2022 successfully for Paper 1 (essay) today, September 16. The UPSC IAS 2022 exam for mains is being conducted in offline mode at various exam centre across the country. As per the UPSC IAS exam analysis 2022, the mains paper 1question papers were easy to moderate.
Click here to download the UPSC CSE mains question paper 2022 for Paper I (Essay)

The UPSC CSE 2022 question paper for paper 1 had two sections – Sections “A” and “B”. Each section had four topics to write an essay on. Candidates were asked to write two essays of 1000 to 1200 words each choosing one from sections A & B.

UPSC CSE Mains paper analysis 2022 (Essay paper)

As per the candidate’s input, the UPSC CSE 2022 mains paper 1 of the essay was moderate. It leans a bit towards rigor as it requires a lot of thought. This is the highest scoring paper of all and will give the maximum boost to your overall rank in the final result. As per the UPSC IAS mains exam pattern 2022, the essay paper carried a total of 250 marks and this paper was conducted for three hours.

UPSC IAS Mains question papers 2022 (Section A - Essay)

  • Forests are the best case studies for economic excellence

  • Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world

  • History is a series of victories won by the scientific man over the romantic man

  • A ship in harbour is safe, but that is not what ship is for

UPSC IAS Mains 2022 question papers (Section B - Essay)

  • The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining

  • You cannot step twice in the same river

  • A smile is the chosen vehicle for all ambiguities

  • Just because you have a choice, it does not mean that any of them has to be right.

The remaining papers of UPSC CSE mains exam 2022 will be conducted on September 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2022. The authorities will conduct the UPSC IAS 2022 Paper II (General Studies - I) and Paper-III (General Studies-II) tomorrow, September 17. Candidates who are appearing in the exam have to bring the USPC IAS admit card 2022 for mains to the exam centre.

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