General Knowledge (GK) Part for TNPSC, UPSC etc.,

General Knowledge (GK) Facts

  • Israel has the world’s lowest installed ATM at Ein Bokek at the Dead Sea.

  • A computer cluster is a group of linked computers, working together closely thus in many respects forming a single computer.

  • In computing, FLOPS (or flops or flop/s) is an acronym meaning FLoating point OPerations per Second.

  • Goniometers are used for direction finding in signals intelligence applications for military and civil purposes

  • On 23 March 1931, Bhagat Singh (28 September 1907 – 23 March 1931) was hanged in Lahore with
    his fellow comrades Rajguru and Sukhdev.

  • FM broadcasting is a broadcast technology pioneered by Edwin Howard Armstrong that uses frequency modulation (FM).

  • Indian Coast Guard Formed on August 18, 1978

  • Maharashtra‘s Rajana Sonawane become first UID card holder (29th September, 2010) who got the number 782474317884.

  • Chandigarh was designed by Swiss-born French architect Le Corbusier in the 1950s. It is the only planned city in independent India.

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