A mind map is a diagram used to visually organize information. It is often created around a single concept, drawn as an image in the center of a blank page, to which associated representations of ideas such as images, words and parts of words are added. Major ideas are connected directly to the central concept, and other ideas branch out from those major ideas.
Why Mind Maps are important for UPSC?
- It is very important for understanding Mains Issues as Mind Maps cover only important points relevant for examination.
- Since it is in diagram format, the image gets imprinted and helps in easy recall and retention.
- It reduces the time required for revision and many topics can be covered into few sheets.
- It is helpful for essay where we have to structure the essay before attempting it. The structuring of the mind maps will help in structuring the essay.
These mind maps of IAS Gyan cover the particular topics in a holistic and succinct manner through which you can remember them easily. Use them efficiently and try to incorporate them in your own notes. All the best.