How Should I Prepare for the GS Statistics in IAS Main?
Statistics preparation for IAS Main GS paper II. To develop an understanding about the basic Statistical concepts you can refer to Class X NCERT text book.
To develop an understanding about the basic Statistical concepts you can refer to Class X NCERT text book. However this is not sufficient to tackle all the questions, especially those which are of complex nature. To handle all these questions you should go through Spectrum’s Statistical Analysis. IAS aspirants consider this book as a reliable one for the Statistics portion of GS Paper II. Statistical Analysis contains a number of practice questions and tutorials which are really helpful to solve statistics questions.
Candidates should practice the previous years’ UPSC Civil Services statistics questions to prepare fully for the Statistics portion of the GS Paper II. Doing this you can score 40 marks easily and thereby gain an edge over your competition.