General Awareness for various competitive examinations
Welcome to GK Section.
We know the importance of general awareness, GK (General Knowledge) in various competitive exams for aspirants.
We are publishing general awareness notes and study material daily.
We publish articles on this page from general studies and general knowledge point of view.
These notes are extremely useful for all exams including Bank Exams.
More General Awareness Study Material & notes will be updated
General Awareness bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
1- Tyndall effect is due to Brownian Motion. The Tyndall effect, also known as Tyndall scattering, is light scattering by particles in a colloid or particles in a fine suspension.
2- Life-cycle of human malarial parasite in Anopheles mosquito was first discovered by Ronald Ross
3-The causative organism of ‘Kala-azar’ is Leishmania donovani
4- It is possible to store pollen grains of a large number of species for years in Liquid nitrogen
5-The rate of heartbeat of an elephant is about 25 times/minutes
6-Buoyancy of a tax is defined as an increase in tax revenue/increase in tax base.
7-Maulana Abul Kalam Azad has started – Al – Hilal newspaper
8-‘A small state is proportionately stronger than a large one. It is a statement made by Aristotle.
9-The ‘Last Supper’ a famous Renaissance Painting was a masterpiece of Leonardo da Vinci
10-In the year 1904 the Ancient Monument Preservation Act was passed
11-The cotyledon of maize seed is called Plumule
12-The oldest rocks in India are found in Dharwar region, Karnataka
13-The annual report of the UPSC is submitted to The President
14-Formation of clouds takes place at Troposphere
15-The power of Union Executive has been decided under the Article 53 of the constitution
16-Terra Rossa is a Latin word which means red terrain. It is a type of red clay soil produced by the weathering of limestone.
17-Sultan Sikander Lodi, the ruler of the Delhi Sultanate founded Agra in the year 1504
18- In the 44th Constitutional Amendment Act, Right to property had been removed from the Fundamental Duties
19-The word ‘Internal Disturbance, have been substituted by word Armed Rebellion’ under the 44th44th Constitutional Amendment Act.
20- Hans Bethe first proposed that stars generate energy by nuclear fusion
21-Rift valley is formed between two faults
22-A fault is a fracture or zone of fractures between two blocks of rock.
23- J.M. Keynes defined investment as the construction of a new capital asset like machinery or factory building
24-The type of root formed in Betel Vine is Climbing Root
Also, watch General Awareness other bits here
Also watch Current Affairs here
(Visited 21 times, 1 visits today)