**About Mathematics Optional:** Mathematics Optional is the best scoring optional among rest of optionals- Easy scoring, Simple to understanding, No special skills required to presentation of your mains answers. You are not a pioneer to choose this Maths Optional why because there a lot of aspirant they got highest marks in their Mains Examinations. And a lot of aspirants who got all India rank 1 also. Every year especially from 2013 on words Maths Optional aspirants are breaking previous Maths Optional toppers records above 35o marks. Why don’t you try to break this record. You are the right one. The only thing you have to maintain your firm belief and positive attitude towards the final goal as IAS officer. It is only possible for you by setting new goals giving the targets to next Mathematics Optional aspirants.

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- Are the calculators allowed inside the Maths Optional Mains Examination Hall? Yes calculators are allowed inside Maths Optional Mains Examination Hall. But we should not carry a programmable calculators.
- If I am not getting the answer would I get zero marks in Mathematics Optional Question Paper? No We have step wise marking system in our IAS, UPSC, IFS, IFoS, Civil Service Mathematics Mains Examination i.e., For example you can take 10 Marks question even if you are not getting the correct answer and you have shown proper necessary steps in your answer sheet then you will be awarding 8 to 9 marks. They only give the full marks for proper steps with right kind of answer.
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