Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) is a compulsory part of civil services examination. The
CSAT paper is conducted into 2 phases Phase 1: General Studies and Phase 2: General Ability
Test. It is mandatory to appear in both the papers of Civil Services (Prelims) Exam.
It is known that the IAS Prelims Exam consists of two papers GS Paper-I and GS Paper-II
(CSAT) for total 400 marks. GS Paper-II consists of 80 questions. Also, there is negative
marking of 1/3rd marks for wrong answers. Civil Services Aptitude Test (CSAT) basically
examines the critical thinking and problem solving abilities of the Civil Services aspirants.
�CSAT 10 PRACRICE SETShas been specifically designed for the complexity, variety and
vastness of in exam pattern. It contains 10 Practice sets that are strictly based on current trend
of UPSC exam. Each Practice Sets in the book contains OMR Sheets and Subject wise
Performance Assessment also. The book is divided into 4 Stages; STAGE 1- Know the Exam
Trend: this stage contains Solved Papers 2019-2015 which will help aspirants in knowing the
latest trend of the questions that are coming in the exam. STAGE 2- Practice with Exam
Trend: This stage helps in practicing latest trend of the examination which helps candidates to
improve their weaker areas and work on them. STAGE 3- Cross the Cut Off: this stage make
candidates ready to cross the cut-off of the examination and lastly, STAGE 4:�Be Ready for
Prelims: this stage helps in preparing candidates to crack the prelims. Loaded with quite good
number of questions for complete and through practice. It is a perfect book for on preparation
for upcoming Civil Services Aptitude Test.
TABLE OF CONTENT
Stage 1: Know the Trend Solved Paper (2019 - 2015), Stage 2: Improve Your Weaker Areas -
Practice Sets (1-3), Stage 3: Cross the Cut-off - Practice Sets (4-7), Stage 4: Crack Prelims -
Practice Sets (8-10).