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66th BPSC Prelims Exam Analysis and Expected Cut-Off

The 66th BPSC Prelims exam was conducted on 27th December, 2020 across the state. 66th BPSC Prelims question paper was a little bit tougher as found by most of the candidates. 66th BPSC Prelims question paper was skewed towards the current affairs section and 30% of the question appeared from it. A good number of questions were asked from the government schemes launched recently by the Government of India. 

Check 66th BPSC Prelims Exam Analysis and Expected Cut-Off below with all important topics covered in prelims exam paper. Section-wise analysis and difficulty level is also provided here in holistic manner.

Subject-wise Break-up

SUBJECT Number of Questions Level of Questions
Current Affairs & GK
(National & International)
38
Difficult - Moderate
Science & Tech
30
Easy - Moderate
Bihar State Based
28
Moderate
History
20
Moderate - Difficult
Geography
8
Moderate
Polity
8
Easy
Economy
8
Easy - Moderate
Mathematics
10
Moderate
TOTAL -
150
Moderate

Topic-wise Question Paper Analysis

Current Affairs:

  • who has been appointed by BCCI as the head of ALl India women’s selection committee?
  • Who has won the Women’s singles US Open Tennis tournament,2020?
  • Which cricketer along with  M.S. Dhoni announced retirement from international cricket on 15th August 2020?
  • Who has been appointed as the chairperson of the national school of drama recently?
  • Who has been selected for the Nobel Peace prize, 2020?
  • How many Indian beaches have been selected for the blue flag certification?
  • Which Arab State has started the first Nuclear Power Plant?

 

General Science:

  • The radiations used in the treatment of muscle ache are?
  • on heating the resistance of semiconductor?
  • Light Year is a unit of?
  • Which of the following does not change when light travels from one medium to another?
  • The velocity of Electromagnetic waves is?
  • The highest viscosity among the following is of?
  • Milk is a poor source of?
  • Limewater is turned milky by?

 

Bihar State Based:

  • Who spearheaded the 1857 revolt in Bihar?
  • Swami Sahajanand was related to?
  • Which of the following was the Gandhiji’s first Satyagraha Movement?
  • Who drew Gandhiji’s attention towards Indigo Peasants in Champaran?
  • Which company established its factory in 1632 at Patna?
  • Where was the first Congress session in Bihar held?
  • Which of the following rivers flowing in Bihar is a north-flowing river?
  • Piedmont Swamp Soil is found only in which of the following districts of Bihar?
  • In which of the following pairs of Administrative Divisions of Bihar Ganga river does not flow?
  • Which of the following pairs of tribe and district is not correctly matched?
  • seven resolves of the Bihar government?
  • The per capita Net State Domestic Product at constant prices for Bihar?
  • Industry and location in Bihar
  • When was Bihar established?
  • Who was the first CM of Bihar?
  • Ram vilas paswan started his political journey from which party?
  • Satat Jivikoparjan Yojna of Bihar
  • Krishi Karman Award to Bihar
  • When did ECI issue a Press note for the general election of Bihar?
  • “Ghar tak Fibre” scheme

 

History:

  • Dual System of governance of Bengal was enforced by?
  • Who among the following participated in the Parliament of Religions held in Chicago in 1893?
  • Who established Swaraj Party in 1923?
  • Who wrote Neel Darpan?
  • The Battle of Wandiwash was fought by the British against?
  • Kol Mutiny took place in which area?
  • For how many days did Dandi March last?
  • Pietra Dura is related to which of the following?
  • Which Mughal Emperor established karkhanas for paintings?
  • Which was the first capital of mahajanapada Magadh?

 

Geography:

  • The largest Island of Japan in terms of area is?
  • Greenland is part of which of the following countries?
  • Which country has recorded the highest annual gold output in 2019?
  • Which of the following Continents has the highest number of countries?
  • Which of the following coffee-growing areas is not in Karnataka?
  • Which of the following districts of India is the largest in terms of a geographical area?

 

Polity:

  • Which of the following Articles is related to the establishment of ECI?
  • Who is the head of NCW?
  • What is meant by the rule of law?
  • Which Article gives the list of 29 functions to be performed by the Panchayati Raj Institutions?
  • When was the Citizenship (Amendment) Act passed?

 

Economy:

  • Which of the following is not an objective of food management in India?
  • Revenue deficit?
  • which country is India’s top trading partner in 2019-20?
  • which of the following is related to Bharatmala project?
  • Ease of doing business report
  • PM-KUSUM scheme

Expected Cut-off

Examination Unreserved BC EBC SC ST
66th BPSC Prelims Exam
Male - 90
Female - 85
Male - 88
Female - 81
Male - 85
Female - 80
Male - 83
Female - 74
Male - 85
Female - 79