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GK Update as on 11 May 2018

GK Update as on 11 May 2018  6th U.S.-India Aviation Summit in Mumbai hosted by US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) in collaboration with the Government of India and U.S.-India Aviation Cooperation Program. The American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is organizing this visit on behalf of USTDA. Indian Army’s month-long Vijay Prahar exercise concluded in Suratgarh, Rajasthan. It was conducted by South Western Command of Indian Army. The exercise was aimed to plan wide spectrum of threats including  Nuclear, Chemical or Biological (NCB) attack through high tempo joint air [...]

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Indian Constitution

Indian Constitution Brief about Constitution: Constitution is a set of rules in the form of written and unwritten and that seeks to establish the duties, powers and functions of the various institutions of government, regulate the relationships between them and define the relationships between the citizen and demography. Salient Features of the Constitution of India  (i) A written and lengthy constitution The Constitution of India is a single, written document (unlike the British constitution which is not a single, written document, but is [...]

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English Language Practice Set-2

English Language Practice Set-2 Each Question below has two blanks, each blank indicating that something has been omitted. Find out which option can be used to fill up the blank in the sentence in the same sequence to make it meaningfully complete. Q.1 Supply chain is about managing a network of several interconnected businesses that are ………………….in the process of …………….the product to the end customer. busy, making engaged, processing expert, giving involved, delivering accustomed, sending Q.2 The country’s mutual-fund industry has the scope to ……………….. simple [...]

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Sociology Tutorial Article-3

Sociology Tutorial Article-3 Levels of Sociological Analysis There are generally two levels of analysis in sociology, which may also be regarded as branches of sociology: micro-sociology and macro- sociology Micro-sociology is interested in small scale level of the structure and functioning of human social groups; whereas Macro-sociology studies the large-scale aspects of society. Macro-sociology focuses on the broad features of society. The goal of Macro-sociology is to examine the large-scale social phenomena that determine how social groups are organized and positioned within the social structure. [...]

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Sociology Tutorial Article-2

Sociology Tutorial Article-2 Brief Historical Overview Sociology and other social sciences emerged from a common tradition of reflection of social phenomena; interest in the nature of human social behaviour and society has probably always existed; however, most people in most past societies saw their culture as a fixed and god-given entity. This view gradually was replaced by more rational explanations beginning from the 17th  century especially in Western Europe (Rosenberg, 1987). The sociological issues, questions and problems had been raised and [...]

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English Language Practice Set-1

English Language Practice Set-1 In each of the following question four words are given of which two are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning. Find the two words which are most nearly the same or opposite in meaning and find the number of the correct letter combination. Q.1 (a) Confusing (b) Irritating (c) Bewildering (d) Dictating 1) A-B 2) A-C 3) A-D 4) B-C 5) B-D Q.2 (a) Melodious (b) Witty (c) Loony (d) Ecentric 1) A-B 2) B-C 3) C-D 4) A-D 5) B-D Q.3 (a) Robust (b) Pesky (c) [...]

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Sociology Tutorial

Sociology Tutorial Article-1 Sociology is a discipline that belongs to what conventionally is called the social science. The discipline plays a leading role in the social sciences. The term sociology literally means the science of society.  Sociology as an academic discipline arose in the first half of 19 century  as a special science dedicated to unravel the fundamental laws  governing the societal phenomena and human social  relationship with primary interest in analyzing the problems and societies of the modern, western world. [...]

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Reasoning New Pattern Questions for Banking Exams

Reasoning New Pattern Questions for Banking Exams-1 There are eight employees S, T, U, V, W, X, Y and Z of a college working in three departments viz P, Q and R. Each of them has a different choice of food, viz Burger, Dosa, Rice-Curry, Egg-Curry, Juice, Pizza, Samosa and Sweets, but not necessarily in the same order. There are not more than three employees in any department. V likes to eat Samosa and does not work in department R. Z [...]

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INDIAN POLITY QUESTIONS

INDIAN POLITY QUESTIONS DAILY SERIES-1 (1) Who / Which of the following is the custodian of the Constitution of India? (a) The President of India (b) The Prime Minister of India (c) The Lok Sabha Secretariat (d) The Supreme Court of India (2) The Ideal of ‘Welfare State’ in the Indian Constitution is enshrined in its (a) Preamble (b) Directive Principles of State Policy (c) Fundamental Rights (d) Seventh Schedule (3) “To uphold and protect the Sovereignty , Unity and Integrity of India”  is a provision made in the (a) Preamble [...]

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