List of Important Topic Prelims 2021

                        PRELIMS MASTERSTROKE PROGRAME

                                                       2021

List of important topics based on previous year UPSC prelims papers:

POLITY (15-18 Questions)

ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY (15-18 Questions)

  • Pollution
  • Climate Change
  • Biodiversity
  • Flora and Fauna (Recently in news)*
  • Important organisations (National and International)
  • Important Conventions/Meets(National and International)
  • Acts and Policies
  • Latest forest report
  • Latest tiger Census
  • Important Projects
  • Agriculture(5-6 Questions)*
  • Protected Areas(2-3 Questions)*
  • National Parks
  • Tiger Reserves
  • Biodiversity Hotspots
  • Ramsar Sites
  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • Biosphere Reserves
  • Conservation Reserves
  • Community Reserves
  • Current Affairs

HISTORY (14-15 Questions)

Ancient (3-4 questions):

  • Jainism and Buddhism*
  • Importantterminologies from NCERTs
  • Vedic age

Medieval (2-3 Questions):

  • Administration of different dynasties*
  • Terminologies from NCERTs

Modern:

  • Organisations and their related personalities*
  • Important Personalities*
  • Mahatma Gandhi*
  • Constitutional Development
  • Freedom Movement (1885 to1947)
  • Economic reforms
  • Important Commissions

ART AND CULTURE (5-6 Questions)

  • Jainism and Buddhism*
  • Architecture*
  • Painting
  • Music and Dance
  • Regional festivals
  • Handicraft

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (6-8 Questions)

  • Current affairs
  • Life science(Biology)

GEOGRAPHY (10-12 Questions)

World/General Geography:

  • Mapping*
  • Economic Geography (Resources)
  • Atmosphere
  • Oceanography

Indian Geography:

  • Mapping*
  • Rivers*
  • Forests*
  • Economic Geography

Mapping Part consists:

  • Political (Countries, cities etc.)*
  • National Parks*
  • Rivers*
  • Passes
  • Hills
  • Peaks
  • Lakes
  • Gulfs
  • Straits
  • Latitude-Longitude
  • Seas/Oceans*
  • Glaciers
  • Deserts

ECONOMICS (18-20 Questions)

  • Money and Banking*
  • Schemes*
  • Foreign Trade
  • Organisations (National and International)
  • Current Affairs*

MISCELLANEOUS TOPIC (5-8 Questions)

  • Budget
  • Economic Survey
  • Schemes
  • International Organisations
  • Committees/Commissions
  • Report and Indices
  • Acts/Bills
  • Important topics from India Year Book

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