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    Aug 2011

    Download Civil Services Main Geology Exam Previous Years Question Papers

    The main examination of Civil Services is considered to be the major hurdle between the candidates and a post in the coveted Civil Services. This exam is held after the preliminary exam and is controlled by the UPSC.

    Pattern of exam:

    This test requires each candidate to sit through a total of nine papers. Each candidate needs to qualify in each of the papers to see his or her name in the merit list. Geology is a popular subject to be chosen by the candidates as one of the optional subjects.

    Syllabus for Geology in Civil Services Main Exam:

    Paper I of Geology covers the following chapters:-

    General Geology
    Geomorphology and Remote Sensing
    Structural Geology
    Indian Stratigraphy
    Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology

    Paper II contains question from the following topics:-

    Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
    Sedimentary Petrology
    Economic Geology
    Mining Geology
    Geochemistry and Environmental Geology

    Duration of Geology paper in Civil Services Main Exam:

    Both the papers of Geology namely Paper I and Paper II are of three hours in duration. Both require descriptive questions to be answered of 300 marks.

    Scoring Pattern:

    Good marks are awarded to well researched and good informative answers. No negative marking scheme is available for these papers.

    Previous years question papers of Geology:

    The attachment consists of previous year question papers on Geology of Civil Services Main Examination.

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    Re: Download Civil Services Main Geology Exam Previous Years Question Papers

    is it right to choose geology option for civil services . i have no qualification in geology

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