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Tag Archives: Geography: General & World

IAS Mains Exam Geography Optionals Books

CIVIL SERVICES MAIN EXAM BOOKS GEOGRAPHY PAPER -I (PRINCIPLES OF GEOGRAPHY) Section A: Physical Geography Geomorphology: Physical Geography by Strahler & Strahler Principles of Geomorphology by W.D. Thornbury Physical Geography – Made Simple, Rupa Publisher Physical Geography in Diagrams by Bunnett Physical Geography by Savindra Singh Geomorphology by Savindra Singh …

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IAS Mains Exam Geography Optionals Syllabus

CIVIL SERVICES MAIN EXAM SYLLABUS GEOGRAPHY PAPER -I (PRINCIPLES OF GEOGRAPHY) Physical Geography: 1. Geomorphology: Factors controlling landform development; endogenetic and exogenetic forces; Origin and evolution of the earth’s crust; Fundamentals of geomagnetism; Physical conditions of the earth’s interior; Geosynclines; Continental drift; Isostasy; Plate tectonics; Recent views on mountain building; Vulcanicity; Earthquakes and …

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Ecosystem

What is Ecosystem? An ecosystem consists of biotic & non biotic components which constantly interact with each other and form a functioning unit. Biotic components such as plants, animals, micro-organism. Abiotic components such as lithosphere, atmosphere & hydrosphere. How Ecosystem develops? An ecosystem’s development depends on the energy that moves …

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International Ozone Day

Things to know: International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer:  14th September Theme of 2013 “a Healthy Atmosphere, the Future We Want”. What is ozone layer? The ozone layer is a deep layer in the stratosphere, encircling the Earth. Ozone is a special form of oxygen, made up …

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Protection and Mitigation from Risk of Tsunami by National Institute of Disaster Management

This topic has been mentioned in the General Studies Paper II of Civil Services Main Exam. The topic is equally important from Civil Services Prelim Exam point of view. IAS aspirants are encouraged to read and comprehend their understanding of the topic and ensure that they have well understood the …

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Major Tsunamis of the World

This topic has been mentioned in the General Studies Paper II of Civil Services Main Exam. The topic is equally important from Civil Services Prelim Exam point of view. IAS aspirants are encouraged to read and comprehend their understanding of the topic and ensure that they have well understood the …

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Tsunami Warning System – TWS

This topic has been mentioned in the General Studies Paper II of Civil Services Main Exam. The topic is equally important from Civil Services Prelim Exam point of view. IAS aspirants are encouraged to read and comprehend their understanding of the topic and ensure that they have well understood the …

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Features of Tsunami

This topic has been mentioned in the General Studies Paper II of Civil Services Main Exam. The topic is equally important from Civil Services Prelim Exam point of view. IAS aspirants are encouraged to read and comprehend their understanding of the topic and ensure that they have well understood the …

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