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MPPSC Mains General Studies Paper I Notes (English) 

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Date: Oct. 14, 2019, 11 a.m.

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This course has all the relevant notes (in supplement section) that one requires to ace the General Studies (Paper I) in the MPPSC Mains Exam.

It includes

1. PDFs/Soft Copy For all Topics mentioned in syllabus
2. Mock Test or Practice Test Papers and their Solutions
3. Solved Past Years Papers (From 2014 Onwards)
3. Personal Guidance or Doubt Buster Session


1. Notes will be continuously updated from time to time.
2. In case of any doubt/query/suggestion, one can post their feedbacks/views/suggestions in comment section below introductory video.
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Test Series

Madhya Pradesh GK Quiz Series (E+H)
Indian History Quiz Series (English)




Indian History: - Political, Economic, Social and Cultural History of India from Harappan civilization to 10 Century AD



• Political, Economic, Social and Cultural History of India from 11 to 18" Century AD

• Mughal rulers and their administration, Emergence of composite culture

• Impact of British Rule on Indian Economy and Society.



• Reactions of Indians against British Colonial Rule: Peasant and Tribal revolt, The First Struggle of Independence Indian Renaissance: National Freedom Movement and its leaders.

• Emergence of India as a Republic Nation Reorganization of States Formation of Madhya Pradesh. Major events of the post-independence period



• Independence Movement in Madhya Pradesh

• Indian Cultural Heritage (with special reference to Madhya Pradesh): Salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature, Festivals & Architecture from ancient to modern times.

• World Heritage sites in Madhya Pradesh and Tourism



Dynasties of Madhya Pradesh: - Gondwana, Bundeli, Bagheli, Holkar, Scindia and Bhopal State (From beginning till independence)

* With in Geography reference of Present Madhya Pradesh



UNIT-I - World Geography

• Major Physical Features: - Mountains, Plateaus, Plains, Rivers, Lakes and Glaciers.

• Major Geographical Phenomena: - Earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic City, Cyclone.

• World Climate: - Climate and seasons, distribution of rainfall and climatic Regions, Climate change and its effects


UNIT-II - Geography of India

• Major physical features: - Mountains, Plateaus, Plains, Rivers, Lakes and Glaciers

•Physiographic Division of India.

• Climate: - Origin of Monsoon, El Nino, Climate and Seasons. Distribution of rainfall and climatic regions.

• Natural Resources: - Types and their uses.

(A) Water forest, soil

(B) Rocks and minerals:

• Population - Growth, distribution density sex ratio, literacy, migration rural and urban population.

• Food Processing and Related Industries: - Scope and significance, Localization of industries, Requisites for forward and backward linkages for industries, demand - supply and chain management


UNIT- III - Geography of Madhya Pradesh

• Major Geomorphic Regions with special reference to Narmada Valley and Malwa Plateau

• Natural vegetation and climate

• Soil: - Physical, chemical and biological properties of soil, soil formation process, problems of soil erosion and soil degradation, problem soil and methods of its reclamation, soil conservation planning on watershed basis.

• Mineral and Energy Resources: - Types, distribution and uses

• Major Industries: Based on agricultural produce, forests and minerals

• The Tribes of State with reference to vulnerable tribes


UNIT-IV - Water and Disaster Management

• Drinking Water: - Supply, factors of impurity of water and quality management

• Water management.

• Ground water and water conservation.

• Natural and Man-made disasters, Concept and scope of disaster management, specific hazards and mitigation

• Community planning Resource mapping, relief and rehabilitation, preventive and administrative measures, safe construction. Alternative communication and survival efficiency


UNIT-V - Advanced Techniques in Geography

• Remote sensing principles, electromagnetic spectrum, components types of satellite, Application of remote sensing

• GIS (Global Information System) Components of GIS, and its applications

• GPS (Global Positioning System): Basic concepts of GPS and its applications.


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