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Syllabus – Anthropology Optional HAS/HPAS

By | August 14, 2018

ANTHROPOLOGY PAPER-I 1.1 Meaning, scope and historic perspective of Anthropology. 1.2 Relationship with other disciplines: History, Economics, Sociology, Psychology, Political Science, Zoology, Medical Science. 1.3 Main branches of Anthropology, their scope and relevance:- (a) Social cultural Anthropology; (b) Physical and biological Anthropology; (c) Archaeological Anthropology. 1.4 Emergence of Man and Human Evolution:- I. Emergence of… Read More »

Syllabus – Agriculture Optional HAS/HPAS

By | August 14, 2018

AGRICULTURE PAPER-I Ecology and ecological niche, their relevance to man, Natural resources, their management and conservation. Physical and social environment as factors of crop distribution and production. Climatic elements as factors of crop growth, global warming, its impact on agricultural production, as indicators of environments. Environmental pollution and associated effect on crops, animals and humans.… Read More »

Syllabus – Sociology Optional HAS/HPAS

By | August 13, 2018

SOCIOLOGY PAPER-I PRINCIPLES OF SOCIOLOGY: Sociology – Meaning, nature and scope, emergence of sociology, its relationship with other social sciences, importance of sociology. Study of Social Phenomena – Social research, the scientific method, objectivity and subjectivity in social sciences. Basic Concepts – Association, institution, community, social groups, culture. Social Structure – Status, role, norms and… Read More »

Solved Paper Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services Exam 2018 [Part-3]

By | June 25, 2018

1. Match List-I and List-II and select the correct answer from the codes given below : List-I (Books) The Child and the State in India The Hindu Nationalist Movement  and Indian Politics The Political Economy of  Development in India Poverty Amid Plenty in the New India List-II (Authors) Atul Kohli Pranab Bardhan Christopher Jaferlot Myron… Read More »

Solved Paper Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services Exam 2018 [Part-2]

By | June 25, 2018

1. What is India’s estimated GDP growth rate for 2018-19 in the Economic Survey? 3% – 7.1% 2% – 7.5% 7% – 7.5% 7% – 7.2% 2. What was the Index of Industrial Production in December 2017? 6.8% 7.1% 7.8% 7.4% 3. Find the correct poverty estimates for the given states in 2011-12, as per… Read More »

Solved Paper Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services Exam 2018 [Part-1]

By | June 24, 2018

1. Which of the following valleys lies between the Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal? Balh Valley Bara Bhangal Valley Kiara Dun Valley Pabbar Valley 2. Which of the following Himalayan zones occupies the maximum percentage of the total geographical area of Himachal Pradesh? Sub-Himalayan Zone Mid-Himalayan Zone High Hill Zone Trans Himalayan Zone 3. Shingo-La is… Read More »

Solved Paper Naib-Tehsildar Exam 2018 [Part-3] – HPPSC Shimla

By | June 19, 2018

1. Which of the following Social Reforms was not considered essential by Gandhi for the transformation of society? Hindu-Muslim unity Abolition of Varna system Swadeshi Abolition of Untouchability 2. The Dandi March was started by Gandhi on: March 10, 1930 March 15, 1930 March 21, 1930 March 12, 1930 3. In which special session of… Read More »

Solved Paper Naib-Tehsildar Exam 2018 [Part-2] – HPPSC Shimla

By | June 19, 2018

1. Who has been awarded “Dada Saheb Phalke Award for 2017”? Vishwanath Dalip Kumar Manoj Kumar Vinod Khanna 2. Recently which longest road tunnel between Srinagar and Jammu was opened by the Prime Minister? Chenani-Nashri Dhola-Sadiya Zojila Tunnel Sandvin road tunnel 3. Which South Asian Satellite has been launched by ISRO in May 2017? GSAT-17… Read More »

Solved Paper HP Subordinate Allied Services Exam 2018 (Part-3)

By | April 30, 2018

131. The lowest rainfall in the world is recorded in the desert of? – Atacama 132. The lowest temperature in India is recorded at? – Dras 133. The highest annual range of temperature is recorded at? – Takutsk 134. Hail generally forms within the? – Cumulonimbus clouds 135. Which of the following are not mammals? – Mackerel and tunny 136.… Read More »

Solved Paper HP Subordinate Allied Services Exam 2018 (Part-2)

By | April 30, 2018

61. Who is appointed as new Chairman of Indian Research Organization (ISRO)? – K. Sivan 62. Who is the first woman advocate whose name has been recommended by the collegium to become the judge of the Supreme Court? – Indu Malhotra 63. Among the following who has not been awarded Padam Vibhushan in 2017? Sharad Pawar L.K.… Read More »