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YOU MUST KNOW (GENERAL AWARENESS) PART 4

YOU MUST KNOW (GENERAL AWARENESS) PART 4

  • The drafting of the constitution was completed on 26th November 1949.
  • Dr. Rajendra Prasad was the president of  the Constituent Assembly.
  • The call of  “Back to the Vedas” was given by “Swami Dayanand Saraswati”.
  • Simon Commission was boycotted by the nationalist leaders of India because all the members of the commission were English.
  • One-Fifth of Earth’s land surface is desert.
  • ‘Nellore’  is called the ‘shrimp capital of India.
Shrimp farming

Shrimp capital Nellore

  • River Indus originates from Kailash range.
  • Troposphere is the lowest layer of the atmosphere.
  • The konkan Railway connects Roha-Mangalore.
  • Bark of Cinnamon tree is used as a condiment.
  • Herbert Baker was the architect of north and south blocks of the central secretariat in Delhi.
  • Saliva helps in the digestion of Starch.
  • The longest bone in the human body is Femur.
  • Red data book gives gives information about species which are endangered.
  • Humming bird is the smallest bird.
  • The time period of the pendulum increases when taken to the moon.
  • The atmospheric air is held to the Earth by gravity.
  • The function of ball bearings in a wheel is to convert kinetic friction into rolling friction.
  • ‘Shock-absorbers’  are usually made of steel as it has higher elasticity.
  • UNI VAC (Universal Automatic Computer)  was the first computer made available for commercial use.
  • A communication network which is used by large organisations over regional, national or global area is called WAN.
  • Liquid Hydrogen + Liquid Oxygen can be used as fuel in propellant  or rockets.
  • The addition of gypsum to Portland cement helps in preventing rapid setting of cement.
  • White lung disease is prevalent among the workers of Pesticide industry.
  • Iodoform is used as an antiseptic.
  • Aquarium is a artificial ecosystem.
  • Lead is one of the constituents of automobile exhaust that can cause cancer.
  • The optimum dissolved oxygen level (in mg/litre) required for survival of aquatic organism is 4-6.

 

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