IAS Gyan

Daily Mains Mini Test


12th September, 2019

Q1.Keeping a high moral ideal in life fashions a positive attitude. Discuss. (10 marks, 150 words)

Q2.Define any 5 ethical values, you think, are necessary for a civil servant to fulfill his duty. Explain with examples which one among those is most crucial according to you? (10 Marks, 150 Words)

Q3.Is an ethical act determined by its ‘intent’ or the ‘consequences’ it produces? What is more desirable for an ethics of public administration?  (10 marks, 150 words)

Q4.“The political leader is also the primary moral leader of a society”. Explain the reason for the above phenomenon. (10 marks, 150 words)

Q5.What do you understand by International ethics? Does Nationalism sometimes stand against international ethics? Give examples. (10 Marks, 150 Words)

Q6.‘Rule of law’ does not imply a ‘law of rules’.”

Discuss the above statement with the help of relevant examples in the context of public administration.  (10 marks, 150 words)

Q7.Discuss Aristotle’s concept of ‘Golden Mean’ in Ethics. (10 marks, 150 words)