General Awareness for various competitive examinations
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We know the importance of Current Affairs mainly general awareness, GK (General Knowledge) in various competitive exams for aspirants.
We are publishing general awareness notes, bits 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 types of exams including Bank Exams.
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General Awareness bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
1-The average human carries about 192.7 ounces (5.7 liters) of blood.
2- Albino is the word for a person with very pale skin and eyes.
3- The scientist E.O. Wilson has popularized the concept of biodiversity.
4- In science, taxonomy is the name for the classification of plants and animals.
5-Halley’s comet appears in the night sky approximately every 75 years. Its next appearance will be in 2061.
6-India’s satellite launch-pad is located at Shri Hari Kota.
7-The code name of the first vehicle driven by a man on the moon’s surface was Rover.
8-The first Indian Remote Sensing Satellite was launched into space in 1990.
9- Andromeda is the closest galaxy to Earth outside the Milky Way.
10- Sirius is found in Canis Major constellation.
11-Twelve groups of stars are called constellations, which lie in the zodiac. Their names are Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpius, Sagittarius, Capricornus, Aquarius, and Pisces.
12-American astronomer Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto in 1930.
13- Astronomer Copernicus suggested that the Sun was at the center of the solar system.
14- The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Navigation center was set up at Byalalu, about 40 km from Banglore.
15- ADSL is a technology to provide high-speed internet access over telephone wiring.
16-The part of a computer that shows visual information on a screen is Visual Display Unit (VDU).
17- The country Japan in the world has a maximum number of robots working.
18- A strip of flexible plastic with a magnetic coating that is used to record sound and pictures is called a Magnetic Tape.
19-The fear of being out of mobile phone contact is known as Nomophobia.
20- Televirtuality is a new technology which provides the ability to create an artificial world and have people interact with it.
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