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A UPSC aspirant is often faced with the dilemma of choosing the right option. Both papers contain 500 marks and have a massive impact on your selection in the final list. So one should choose their optional subject very carefully after proper due diligence.

Mathematics is the science that deals with the logic of shape, quantity, and arrangement; has evolved from elemental practices of counting, measuring, and describing the shapes of objects. It deals with logical reasoning, quantitative calculation, idealization, and abstraction of its subject matter.

Candidates who have an interest in Maths and have studied it in their graduation can opt to take Maths as their optional subject. Only candidates that have some academic background in mathematics should consider choosing Maths as it is a technical subject. Most of the syllabus is static so you don’t have to link it with current affairs. Also, since it is objective in nature, it is extremely scoring.

With the emerging opportunities in the field of science and Tech, the importance of mathematics has become indispensable. Now-a-days mathematics is in use some way or the other in almost all dimensions of the human creativity.

Here in this blog, we discussed complete analysis of IAS Mathematics optional paper of 2020.

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