(Paper) Basic General Knowledge For All Exams

Paper : Basic General Knowledge For All Exams

1.Dada Bhai Naoroji was the first Indian to became a member of the British Parliament

2.Govt.of India banned the student Islamic movement of India (SIMI)because it had linked with Osama Bin Laden’s a1-Qaeda Group

3.The Salary of member of parliament and higher perks is ehanced from Rs.4000 to 12,000 per month and constituency allowance from Rs.8000 to 10,000 per month and daily allowance of Rs.400 to Rs. 500 for a period of five year

4.Competition bill to replace MRTPC (Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practice Act.)

5.Supreme court ruled on August 2,2001 that a public servant convicted in corruption case should not hold office till he was cleared of the charges by a superior court

6.Number of amendments in constitution is 8 till now

7.The terrorist out fit that brought the WTC and destroyed part of Pantagon in Washington is A1-Queda.the network association with Osama Bin Laden

8. ISI-Inter Service Intelligence

9.Durent line boundary between India and Afghanistan

11.Mc Mohan Line:-boundary between India and china

12.Redcliff Line:- boundary between India and Pakistan

13.Palk Strait:- boundary between India and Sri Lanka

14.Prithvi:-Surface to surface missile.It has a range 250km

15.Agni:- Is Surface to surface missile.it has a range1500-2000km

16.Akash:- Is Surface to surface missile.it has a range of 25km

17 Nag: It is an anti tank missile having range of 4km

18.Bank rate is the rate at which the reserve Bank of India gives credit to commercial Banks

19.Amicus Curiae-Lawyer appointment by the court to represent a poor person.it means friend of court

20.C.R.R- Cash Reserve Ratio

21.Medico Legal case-Accidental Case

22.The most important influence of the moon on the earth is the effect on ocean tides

23.Ranthambore:- Ranthambore National park in Rajasthan(410 sq.km)was ones the private tiger reserve of the Maharaja of Jaipur

24.Ghana Bird Sanctuary-Bharatpur Rajasthan

25.Standerd Deduction in income tax-30,000/-

26.Maximum income not liable to tax-50,000/-

27.American’s Robinson Walton(Bill gates)is the richest person in the world

28.Bio terrorism:-It refer to the use of disease causing micro oganism as terroist weapons to cause devastating ipack on the people.for example.Anthrax

29.Public University founded in 1982 at Lahore.After partition in was re-established in India on 1st of October 1947.the University moved to Chandigarh in 
1956,vice chancellor of Punjab university is –K.N.Pathak

30.Kapil Dev has been chosen the wisdom Indian cricketer of the century.

31.Akshardham Temple is in Gandhi Nagar (Gujrat

35 people were killed by terrorist )

32.Metro rail Delhi 24 Dec,2002(Shahdra to is Hagari –8.3km)

33.CAG- V.N.Kaul

34.Chairman of SBI-A.K.Purwar

35.Guru Nanak born in Talwandi now called ‘Nankana Sahib’ in 1469 .He died in 1539.Guru was founder of Sikhism

36. Guru Angad Dev- introduced langer system

37. Guru Amar Das- social reformer and discarded sati pratha

38. Guru Ram Das- founded city of Amritsar

40. Guru Arjun Deb- Built GoldenTemple and compiled Aadi Granph or Guru Granth Sahib. Guru Arjun Deb compled Granth Sahib in 1604 with the of bhai 
Gurdas Bhalla ji. Guru Arjun Dev was executed by Jahangir on the advice of Chandu Singh. Guru Arjun Dev got the foundation of Harmandir Sahib laid down by a Muslim Faqir main mir.

41.Guru hargobind singh – stared the system of
Akal takht and miri,piri

42.Guru Har Rai

43.Guru Harkishan

44.Guru Teg Bahadur-Guru Teg Bahadur executed by Aurangzeb

45. Guru Gobind Singh –Founder of Khalsa 13th April,1699,Baisakhi, Khalsa means military
brotherhood Zafarnama :- This is Letter written by
Guru Gobind Singh to Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb.
This letter was written because Aurangzeb was committed many atrocities on people.Guru Gobind Singh asked Aurangzeb to give up the policy at Anandpur Sahib on the 1st Baisakh 13th April,1699 A..D

46.Dasam Granth was compiled by a devoted sikh mani singh after passing away Of Guru Gobind Singh .

47.Guru Ki kashi-Takhat Damdma Sahib. It is famous Gurudwara, Which is situated at Talwandi Sabo. It is called Guru Ki Kashi

48.Guru Ki Wadali – it is Birth place of Guru Hargobind Ji . it is famous Gurudwara of Punjab

49.Banda Bahadur- Was born on 27th October, 1670. His real name was Lachaman Das. Once,
during hunting an arrow of Banda Bahadur stuck a pregnant she deer; Banda Bahadur was greatly pained to see the tragic death of the deer and its two kids. He renounced the world and become a Bairagi. Banda Bahadur adopted the name Madho Das after becoming a Bairagi. Madho Das (Banda Bahadur) met Guru Sahib. He said “I am your Banda (Servant)”. Thus Madho Das become Banda. Guru Gobind Sahib called him Banda the brave. Thus acquired the name Banda Bahadur

50. Sharomani Gurdawara Prabandhak Committee was established on 15th Nov. 1990, at Akal Takhat Amritsar.

51.Aklis launched a non-movement in 1921 with the aim of –Librating Sikh Guru Gurudwara from Mahants.

52. Article 1 of the constitution of India declares India as a - Union Of State

General Science :
The study of bones is called ostelogy
Total no of bones 206
Smallest bone-Stapes(ear boe)
Longest bone-Femus(Thigh bone)
Strongest bone-Tibia(leg bone)
Total no of muscles-639
Largest grand-liver
Longest gland-thyroid
Longest nerve-Sciatic
Hardest bone-Tooth enamal
Tolal amount of blood in the body is (1/15 of body weight)
Normal body Temperature-98.6F(37C) 

53.Creator of Bachittar Natak- Guru Gobind Singh

54.Creator of Jab Sahibh- Guru Gobind Singh

55.Creator of Anand Sahib- Guru Amar Das ji

56.Creator of Sukhmani Sahib –Guru Arjan Dev ji

57. Compiler of Guru Granth Sahib – Guru Arjan Dev ji

58.Writer of Adhi Granth at the time of its compilation of – Bahi Gurdas Bhalla ji

59.Creator of Bani written in Dasam Granth-Guru Gobind singh ji

60.Most famous writer of Qisa Puran Bhagat –Fazal Shah.

Maharaja Ranjit Singh and his Administration:-
61.Date of Birth of Maharaja Ranjit Singh-Nov.2,1780.

62.Name of the parents of Maharaja Ranjit Singh- Father name:-Maha singh ,Mother name :-Raj Kaur

63.Time of treaty of Amritsar between Maharaja Ranjit Singh and British –25th April,1809

64.Name of the Foreign minister of Maharaja Ranjit Singh-Faqir Azizudeen

65.Head of Finance minister at the the time of Maharaja Ranjit Singh- Deewan Kaura Mal

66.Most famous prime minister of Maharaja Ranjit Singh- Dhian Singh Dogra

67.Meaning of Kankut system started by Maharaja Ranjit Singh- Tax on standing crop in the field

68.’Nazim Adalat’ at the time of Maharaja Ranjit Singh state level- Court

69.Capital city of maharaja Ranjit Singh- Lahore

70.First war between Sikh and British – 1845 A.D.

71.Second Anglo Sikh War-1848-1849 A.D.

72. Ranjit Singh (Thein) Dam has been constructed on the river- Ravi

73.Which Dam is built on Beas near Talwara- Pong Dam.

74. Dam built on the river Satluj- Bhakrha Dam

75.The Dusi dam has been constructed on the river Beas

76.The old name of the Amritser –Ramdas nagar

77.Which Guru got constructor Akal Takhat –GuruHargobind Sahib

78The real Granth Sahib has been placed at –Kartarpur

79.Guru Nanak Dav Ji was enlightenment at- Sultan Pur

80.Which Guru built Buraj Baba Atal- Guru Hargobind Sahib

81. The old name Punjab- Sapat Sindhu

82.The Gurudwara situated at present where foundation of Khalsa Panth was laid –Gurudwara Kesgarh Sahib.

83.The other name of Harmandir Sahib is-Darbar Sahib.

84.The Guru;who founded Anandpur Sahib was –Guru Teg Bahadur

85.Bhagat Singh was hanged on-23rd March, 1931

86.Number of district in Punjab-17, Lok Sabha seats-13

87. Highest Gallantry Award-Param Vir Chakra

88.NOBLE PRIZES;-The Honors of Wining the Noble Prizes go to the Following 7 Indians
(i)Rabinder Nath Tagore win the noble prizes from literature in 1913.
(ii)C.V. Raman win the noble prizes from physics in 1930.
(iii)Hargobind Khurana win the noble prizes from medicine in 1968.
(iv)Mother Teresa win the noble price from peace in 1979.
(vi) S. chandrashekher win the noble prize from physics in 1986.
(vii) Prof. Amaritya Sen win the noble prizes from Economics in 1998.
(viii) V.S.Naipal win the noble prizes from Literature in 2001.

90.Highest Gallantry Award- ParamVir Chakra

91.Highest Civilian Award- Bharat Ratana

92.First Olympic Game held at Athens in 1896

93.First Deputy Prime Minister of India-Sardar Patel

94.2nd deputy Prime Minister of India-Morarzi Desai

95. 3hd Deputy Prime Minister of India – Choudhari Charan Singh

96. 5th Deputy Prime Minister of India – Y.V.Chauan.

97.6th Deputy Prime Minister of India –Dev Lal

98. 7th Deputy Prime Minister of India- Lal Krishan Advani

99. AIDS:Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

100.HIV: Human Immunodeficiency Virus

101.AIDS:Is caused by Virus Aids is due to Human Immunodeficiency Virus

102.Classical Dance of India:-
-Manipur of Manipur
-Oddisi of Orissa
-Katha-Kali of Kerala
-Kuchi-Pudi of Andhra Pradesh
-Bharat Natyam of Tamil Nadu
-Kathak of Utter Pradesh
-Bihu of Assam

103.Legal Service Clinic:-A Legal Service Clinic open 24 hours on all days, has been established in Ahemdabad to provide free service of retired high court judge and reputed lawyear.

105.The State of Haryana-:Came into begin on , Nov.1,1966 as result of the re- organizations
of the old Punjab state into two separate seats.It consist of the Hind speaking area of Punjab,secong language status has been given to Punjab(1996)

106.Book and Author:-
-Life Diving
-Ain-I-Akbari -Aourbinbo Ghosh
-Panchtantra -Abdul Fazal
-Mahabharta -Vishnu Sharma
-India wins Freedom -Ved Vyas
-Discovery of India -Maulana Abdul Kalam
-My Experiment with Truth -Gandhi
-Madhushala -Harivansh Rai Bachan
-Prisoner’s Scorapbook -L.K.Advani

-Agha Khan Cup -Hockey
-Durant Cup -Football(India)
-Duleep/renjit Trophyre -Cricket
-Santosh Trophy -National Football
-Thomas Cup -World Bedminton(Men)
-Davis Cup -Lawn Tennis

Buddhism was founded by Gautam
Buddha. His Original name was Gautam Siddhartha , A Kashatriya, Boran in 563 B.C at Lumbini in Nepal . He attended enlightenment at Bodhgaya under papal tree.Budha died at the age of 80 years in 483 B.C at Kushinagar (District Utter Pradesh).He gave 8 fold paths to control the desire.1st sermon was delivered by him at Srnarth at Banaras .The Language used by Buddhist people was pali .