UPSC has recently released the DAF (Detailed Application Form) on its site, for the candidates to fill and submit.
The form shall be available from 28-01-2014 to 11-11-2014.
Candidates are advised to fill-in the form without being late, as the form is quite lengthy and you need to fill it with great caution. The information put in the DAF is used as a reference for the Interview purpose as well.
Be careful when you fill the service and state preference. It could be a life-changing decision for you.
Thus, candidates are advised to take caution while filling the details in the DAF form.
Approaches in Geography
Geography may be studied by way of several interrelated approaches, i.e., systematically, regionally, descriptively, and analytically.
The Systematic approach organizes geographical knowledge into individual categories that are studied on a worldwide basis;
The Regional approach integrates the results of the systematic method and studies the interrelationships of the different categories while focusing on a particular area of the earth;
The Descriptive approach depicts where geographical features and populations are located;
The Analytical approach seeks to find out why those features are located where they are.
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