How To Prepare For Current Affairs



Know the importance:

       Try reading the previous years papers and get an idea like how many worth of current affairs questions have been asked in previous year papers
       If your exam pattern gives much importance of current affairs question, the schedule your time to get much knowledge of current affairs

Know where to look:

        National newspapers[prefer English paper]
        Online portals/websites which provide quality content
        Current affairs magazines [don't depends on them much]

Know what to skip:

        Don't waste your energy reading all content
        Skip the information like movies, kidnap, murder etc

Take notes:

        While reading newspapers highlight the important information with a marker
        Write the information into a book in the bullets points
       Try to draw a map for that bullet point information [if the information is linked with any other information which is important]
       Try to guess which news is important and you feel like it may appear in the exams and mark it with a star symbol

Dont Just remember, Understand:

       Dont just remember the event
       Try to understand the history and consequences
       It helps you it write essays
      Helps you answers interviews questions easily

Test your knowledge:

      Try to list the important question on daily basis
      Make a list of important question weekwise
      Create a list of important questions for each month
      Try to take many test as possible to test yourself

Make appropriate changes:

     Recognize where you are falling
      Change  where ever necessary
      Start again