History is an important subject in the scheme of things in the UPSC civil services exam. It is an integral part of both the IAS prelims and the mains exams. It is an interesting subject and although it tells us about past events, it is relevant to this day and age. A good understanding of history is necessary for a decent understanding of the present world. In this respect, history is not to be ignored. Many IAS aspirants fear history because its syllabus is considered vast. It may be vast but is certainly not insurmountable. With the right tactics and focused approach, one can easily master the nuances of history and score good marks in this section.
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