Macmillan’s General Knowledge Manual 2011

General Knowledge Manual 2011

A concise, updated reference book for various competitive examinations.

Macmillan’s General Knowledge Manual 2011 is an attempt towards the fulfillment of knowledge awareness covered in various competitive examinations. The objective of this book is to provide the vast subject in a structured and concise manner to familiarize candidates taking the examinations with ease and score well.

All the chapters are structured into sections and sub-sections. Important questions are put in every page to acquaint the students with the question pattern of competitive examinations. The following areas have been covered:

  • History

World History

History of India                       

  • Geography

World Geography

Geography of India

  • Polity

Indian Polity

International Organisations

  • Economy

Indian Economy

  • Science

General Science

Biology

Physical Science

Computer Science

Environmental Science

  • Miscellaneous

National Insignia and Indian Miscellanea

Basic General Knowledge

World of Sports

        Awards and Honours

        Current Affairs

Point-wise, Crisp Coverage of GK for Quick Revision

Simple and Lucid Language

Includes Diagrams, Illustrations and Maps

New Section on Environmental Science

Frequently asked Questions put at the End of Each Page

Table of Content

HISTORY OF INDIA

Ancient India

Medieval India

Modern India

Indian Freedom Struggle

Prominent Personalities

Timelines in Indian History

WORLD HISTORY

Ancient World

Medieval World

Modern World

Timelines in World History

GEOGRAPHY OF INDIA

Location

Area and Dimensions

Boundaries and Points

Physical Presence

River Systems of India

Climate in India

Forests in India

Agriculture

Minerals of India

Transport and Communication

Ports in India

Demography

Miscellanea

State at a Glance I

States at a Glance II

WORLD GEOGRAPHY

The Universe

The Solar System

The Earth

Atmosphere

Hydrosphere

Lithosphere

Our World

INDIAN ECONOMY

Planning in India

Indian Financial System

Industries

Economic Terminology

INDIAN POLITY

Constitution of India

State Executive

The State Legislature

The High Court

Union State Relations

Political Process in India

The Election Commission

Panchayati Raj System

General Election 2009

Order of Precedence

INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS

United Nations Organisation (UNO)

Other World Organisations

GENERAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Branches of Science

Physics

Chemistry

Important Laws and Principles

Biology

Human Body

Various Systems of the Body

Glands of Human Body

Human Diet

Human Diseases

Principles of Medical Treatment

Common Drugs

Medical Technology

Scientific Explanations of Some Facts

Computer

Internet

Computer Terminology

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE

Environment

Global Warming

Pollution

Acid Rain

Waste

Hazardous Waste

Disasters

Major Disasters

Global Oil Supply and Demand

BASIC GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

Abbreviations

Famous Books and Their Authors

Great Personalities

Important Dates

Religions of the World

Awards, Honour
and Prizes

The World of Sports

NATIONAL INSIGNIA AND INDIAN MISCELLANEA

National Insignia

India’s Defence System

Paramilitary and Reserved Forces

Defence Research

Chandrayaan – 1

Atomic Research

CURRENT AFFAIRS

State Assembly Elections 2009-2010

National News

International News

Science and Technology

Economic & Business

Sports Round Up

Union Budget

Railway Budget

Economic Survey 2009-2010

Games and Sports

Prize and Honours

Who is Who

Appointments

New Books

Abbreviations

Persons in News

Sports Calendar 2010

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One response to this post.

  1. Posted by b.lingaraj on July 15, 2011 at 4:10 pm

    genral knowloge

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