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Examrace IAS Mains Essay-Test Series 2018

ESSAY: Time Allowed: Three Hours

Maximum Marks: 250


  1. Candidates must attempt any 2 essays.
  2. Answers must be written in English.
  3. Word limit, wherever specified, should be adhered to.
  4. Any page or portion of the page left blank in the question-cum-answer booklet must be clearly struck off.

The ESSAY must he written in the medium authorized in the Admission Certificate, which must be stated clearly on the cover of this Question-cum-Answer (QCA) Booklet in the space provided

No marks will be given for answers written in medium other than the authorized one. Word limit, as specified, should be adhered to.

Any page or portion of the page left blank in the Question-cum-Answer Booklet must be clearly struck off.

Write TWO Essays, choosing ONE from each of the Sections A and B, in about 1000 − 1200 words each: 2 × 125 = 250

Section – A

  1. Scope of Judicial Powers: Judicial Activism
  2. Pollution is a winnable battle
  3. “I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones” – Einstein
  4. Two-thirds of the population is in rural areas, but two thirds of our technical and educational resources are in urban areas

Section – B

  1. Adaptation is the real approach for global warming & climate change
  2. Peri-urban areas are growth hubs of future
  3. “True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing” – Socrates
  4. Environmental injustice violates human rights


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