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UPSC GS MAINS ANSWER WRITING

My question is simple.there is fixed answer writing system for upsc mains.if wehave to attempt 5 out of 8 questions and in the fixed space we have space for each of the 8 questions can we use the space provided for not-selected questions for writing answers of selected questions

for ex-- i attempt question no.,4 but do not attempt question no.5 can i use space provided for question no.5 for writing q no.4

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  • Don't even try.
    It may end up the examiner considering ques no. 4 & 5 both as attempted by you as a punishment for being oversmart according to the him
  • :lol: :lol: _/\_
  • _k_ said:

    :lol: :lol: _/\_

    kahe hansat ba bhai
  • _k_ said:

    :lol: :lol: _/\_

    kahe hansat ba bhai
    sar maafi , ho skta hai me galat smjh gya aapne jo likha _/\_
  • My question is simple.there is fixed answer writing system for upsc mains.if wehave to attempt 5 out of 8 questions and in the fixed space we have space for each of the 8 questions can we use the space provided for not-selected questions for writing answers of selected questions

    for ex-- i attempt question no.,4 but do not attempt question no.5 can i use space provided for question no.5 for writing q no.4

    There is a QCA Booklet. Question-cum-Answer Booklet. Questions are printed along with question number. So it is expected that below Question no. 4 with the Question Number and exact question text printed, you write the answer to that question, and not question No. 5.

    If you are not attempting the question , you leave the space blank. Such questions often come when we are anxious before the Prelims. Try focusing on the Prelims as of now. That will be most helpful.

    Rest @Hagerstrand has stated correctly.
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  • Neyawn said:

    My question is simple.there is fixed answer writing system for upsc mains.if wehave to attempt 5 out of 8 questions and in the fixed space we have space for each of the 8 questions can we use the space provided for not-selected questions for writing answers of selected questions

    for ex-- i attempt question no.,4 but do not attempt question no.5 can i use space provided for question no.5 for writing q no.4

    There is a QCA Booklet. Question-cum-Answer Booklet. Questions are printed along with question number. So it is expected that below Question no. 4 with the Question Number and exact question text printed, you write the answer to that question, and not question No. 5.

    If you are not attempting the question , you leave the space blank. Such questions often come when we are anxious before the Prelims. Try focusing on the Prelims as of now. That will be most helpful.

    Rest @Hagerstrand has stated correctly.
    thank you sir

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