Month: October 2020

History GK From GPSC Assistant Professor History Exam 2020

GK From GPSC Assistant Professor History Exam 2020: 1. What were the main occupations of man in the Paleolithic period?(a) Agriculture(b) Trade(c) Hunting gathering(d) Manufacture Ans: Hunting gathering (c) 2. What animal was not known to the Harappan peoples?(a) Cow(b) Sheep(c) Horse(d) Buffalo Ans: Horse (c) 3. Where did the Buddha deliver the first sermon?(a) Lumbini(b) Sarnath(c) Bodhgaya(d) Kusinagar Ans: Sarnath (b) 4. Which scholar

Essay On Mahatma Gandhi

Essay On Mahatma Gandhi: Every visiting King, President, or Prime Minister makes it a point to pay homage to Gandhiji and lay a wreath at his Samadhi at Rajghat. The light comes from the East and travels towards the West. Gandhiji was the Light of India. He was a man of God who showed India

GK Compilation From Harappan Civilization And Vedic Age

GK Compilation From Harappan Civilization And Vedic Age: The elaborate drainage system is a unique feature of the- Indus Valley Civilization. From where a series of ‘Fire Altars’ on mud-brick platforms were discovered- Kalibangan. Pashupati Shiva is a three-faced deity surrounded by which animals- Elephant, Tiger, Buffalo & Rhinoceros. Indus people believed in ghosts and

Indian Polity GK Part 1 For UPSC And SSC Exam

Indian Polity GK Part 1 For UPSC And SSC Exam: The first Municipal Corporation in India was set up at- Madras (1687-88). Which was the first state to establish Panchayati Raj- Rajasthan (1959). Which committee recommended the three-tier system of Panchayati Raj- Balwant Rai Mehta Committee. Which article of the Constitution says that the Chief

General Studies GK Compilation From JKPSC Exam 2013

General Studies GK Compilation From JKPSC Exam 2013: 1. Which were the earliest cereals grown?(A) Wheat and Barley(B) Rice and Millets(C) Millets and Maize(D) None of the above Ans: Wheat and Barley (A) 2. Which is the port town of Indus Valley Civilization?(A) Lothal(B) Kalibangan(C) Ropar(D) Mohenjo-Daro Ans: Lothal (A) 3. Upanishads are books on :(A) Religion(B) Yoga(C) Philosophy(D) Law Ans: Philosophy (C) 4. The

Ancient Indian History GK Part 1

Ancient Indian History GK Part 1: Copper, used most widely by the Harappans, was obtained from- Khetri mines. The term ‘Vishti’ stands for- Forced Labour. Who propounded the Madhyamika school of Buddhist philosophy, popularly known as Sunyavada- Nagarujana. Which ‘Pitaka’ contains the profound philosophy of the Buddha’s teachings- Abhidhamma Pitaka. The Buddha delivered his first

Modern Indian History GK Part 2

Modern Indian History GK Part 2: Who was the guiding spirit of the Ghadar Party Movement- Lala Hardayal. Who formed the Indian Independence League in California in 1907- Taraknath Das. What was the key expression in Montagu’s Declaration, 1917- Responsible Government. Who founded the Communist Party of India in Tashkent in October 1920- M.N.Roy. Which

List some beneficial activities of microbes in producing industrial products

Beneficial activities of microbes in producing industrial products: Microbes play a very important role in the industrial production of a number of products like alcoholic beverages and in medicines like antibiotics. Alcohol Fermentation: Next to water alcohol is the most common solvent and raw material used in the laboratory and chemical industry. Ethyl alcohol can

General Science GK Part 1

General Science GK Part 1: When two organisms live together in such a way that both of them derive benefit, then such an interaction is called- Symbiosis or Mutualism. The ‘Chameleon’ is a lizard belongs to which phylum- Chordata. Carotenes protect plants from- Photooxidation. The phrase ‘Survival of the Fittest’ had been coined by- Herbert