Examrace IAS Geography Optional 2017 Test Series: 14 Written Tests with Comprehensive Feedback (English)

  • Test are designed, personally evaluated, and accessed by Dr. Manishika Jain.

  • Write the tests in the order you want according to your plan. Simply provide us 15 days to review your last test.

  • After getting evaluated test with detailed answer/approach analysis, get a call from Dr. Jain providing personalized areas of improvement (for each test).

  • We also tell you what you did right- so keep doing that!

  • Presentation is as important as knowledge, hone your presentation skills.

  • We cover both conventional and contemporary questions in Geography of India (based on GS, latest schemes), keeping up with dynamic UPSC pattern.

  • Tests can be solved and submitted in order of your choice.

Test series includes following 14 papers (12 section-wise and 2 full-length mock-tests). Join full test series (at 10% discount) Rs. 6215.00 or or pick individual tests below.

All tests are 3 hours. For Test 1 to 12 attempt all 5 questions. For full-length test 13 and 14 attempt any 5 out of 8 questions, questions 1 and 5 are compulsory.

Examrace IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 Test Series
Tests included in Examrace IAS Mains Geography Optional 2017 Test Series


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Geomorphology: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Climatology & Oceanography: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Biogeography & Environmental Geography: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Human Geography : Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Economic, Population & Settlement Geography: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Regional Planning, Models and Theories: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Physical and Resource: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Agriculture: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Industry and Transport: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Cultural and Settlement: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Regional and Political: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


India – Contemporary: Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Full Length Mock Test Paper 1: : Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


Full Length Mock Test Paper 2: : Download PDF or View Questions


Rs. 495


  1. Join our test series now (any number of tests) by paying online. You will receive an enrollment number.

  2. You can either:

    1. Attempt the questions using pdf provided: Download and print the test.

    2. Write the answers on clean sheets of paper: Mention your name, enrollment number and phone number on a separate cover sheet.

  3. Enter the enrollment number on top of the test.

  4. Finish the tests properly keeping time.

  5. It is strongly recommended that full-length mock-test (13 and 14) be completed on the same day, one in morning session and one in the evening session with break of no more than 3 hours in between.

  6. Make note of the questions you were able to complete in the allotted time. If a question was partly completed, draw a line at that location.

  7. Subsequently go on to complete the remaining questions.

  8. We will provide you feedback on all 5 questions (giving you full benefit of test series), however marks will be given based on portion completed in allotted time.

  9. Send the completed test using either of the following methods:

    1. By Post: Mindsprite Solutions, D-105 Elanza Crest, B/S Sigma Corporates, B/H HOF Living, Off SG Highway, Sindhu Bhavan Rd, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380059.

    2. Email: Clearly scan and send the completed test to contactus@doorsteptutor.com.

  10. Fully evaluated copy along with answer/approach analysis will be send back to your email (within 15 days of receipt).

  11. Improvement call: Dr. Manishika Jain will provide personalized feedback and areas of improvement.


  • Interpreting the question correctly.

  • Understand how to fit the answer within the space given in question-cum-answer booklet.

  • Forming a connected answer by prioritize subject matter.

  • Recognizing and providing contemporary examples.

  • Best arguing your point of view.

  • Drawing diagrams.

  • Using colored pens.

Tips before You Start

Watch our video:

Watch video lecture on YouTube: Tips to score well in subjective questions

How to Score Well in Long-Answer Type Questions?

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Note the following tips for scoring well in the test series and real exam

  1. Train yourself to form the structure and gather key thoughts on the answer as soon as you read the question.

  2. Distinguish the questions key words: critically examine, discuss, illustrate, argue, justify etc. Your answer, writing style, and formation should follow this keyword.

  3. The beginning and end of the answer should be very compelling. The beginning should force the examiner to read more and ending force him to give marks!

  4. Questions should exactly on the question, make a case, and then stick to one point of view. Do not get confused midway through the answer.

  5. Write legibly and neatly, preferably, use colored pens.

  6. Make sure that sentences and paragraphs are complete and logically connected. The ideas should be prioritized and each paragraph should focus on one topic.

  7. A picture can speak a thousand words. Draw diagrams and maps, preferably towards the beginning of an answer.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Other institutes are getting my copies evaluated by other students?

Ans: Unlike other institutes, we guarantee that your copies are evaluated by a renowned expert instructor- you even get a phone call with detailed feedback and improvement tips.

Q. How close are these questions to real exam?

Ans: With recent changes in UPSC IAS, final pattern is evolving each year. The recent focus is on contemporary topics. No matter how many books you read, it is vital to practice questions like above based on GS. Closer to exam these and similar high expectancy questions will be discussed on Examrace YouTube Channel.

Q. Can I choose the time of my improvement call?

Ans: Yes, we can schedule your call at a time convenient for both you and the instructor.

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