General Studies: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 World History 1) How did the policy of appeasement escalate the problem of Nazi aggrandizement? Explain. (200 Words) Reference 2) “By 1914, the sick man of Europe was no longer just Turkey : it was Europe itself.” Explain. (200 Words) Reference

Commerce and Accountancy-2014: Answer Writing Challenge10

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 Q1) “Asset based reserve requirements of financial institutions as against deposit based reserve requirements of banks can go a long way in preventing slippage in monetary policy transmission.” Critically examine the statement and discuss the mechanism and modalities of the two systems. (225 Words, 2013 Mains) Q2) Classify various securities investment …

Political Science-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 12

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 1) The balance of power and policies aiming at its preservation are not only inevitable but are an  essential stabilizing factor in a society of sovereign nations.” (Morgenthau). Comment. (250 Words) 2) “International law undoubtedly functions as a regulatory and limiting mechanism in  international politics but only in an intermittent and …

Sociology-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 22

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 1) Write short notes on ALL of the following (each answer should not exceed 200  words):- (a) Alienation in modern society. (b) “Value Problem” in sociological research. (c) “Social Action and Pattern variables. (d) Socialization and the Self. 2) What are the major postulates in functional analysis? Is the framework conservative …

Public Administration-2014: Answer Writing Challenge – 20

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 Answer in 250 words: Topic –  Miscellaneous 1. “Delegation of authority is a misnomer. Authority lies in job and stays with the job.” Examine. 2. “Liberty of voter disappears in the ballot box once the vote is cast in a representative democracy, while it stays in a participatory democracy.” Critically Comment. …

Science and Technology -2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 Q4. What is the difference between New Exploration and Licensing Policy and Open Acreage Licensing Policy? Explain how the new policy would be benefited to hydrocarbon sector? (200 Words) Source  Q5. “India has underperformed in health related issues as per recent reports of WHO and other related organizations”. In the light …

[UPSC MAINS-2014] Insights Secure: Questions On Current Events, 26 September 2014

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 Answer ALL the questions in about 200 words: 1) “Creation of quasi judicial bodies or tribunals is an encroachment upon the power of the judiciary and the principle of separation of powers.” Critically comment. Business Standard 2) The union government plans to increase the share of manufacturing sector in GDP from 15 percent …