Tuesday, 31 January 2017

DAILY VOCABULARY 01/02/2017



 1.Glib
readily fluent, often thoughtlessly, superficially, or insincerely so
ధారాళమైనప్పటికీ
2.Rendered
to cause to be or become; make:
 అన్వయించ
3.Fraught
 Archaic. filled or laden (with):
నిండి
4.Deify
to make a god of; exalt to the rank of a deity; personify as a deity :
 
దైవత్వం ఆరోపించు
5. Punitively
serving for, concerned with, or inflicting punishment
శిక్షా సంబంధమైన
6.Caveat
Law. a legal notice to a court or public officer to suspend a certain proceeding until the notifier is given a hearing:
అమ్మకందారు

7.Jeopardise

to put in jeopardy ; hazard; risk; imperil:

అపాయంలో

8.Bolstered

anything resembling this in form or in use as a support.

బలపరిచింది

9.Estuary

that part of the mouth or lower course of a river in which the river's
current meets the sea's tide.

ముఖద్వారంలో

10.Vantage

a position, condition, or place affording some advantage or 
acommandin g view.

లాభము
 


GK IMPORTANT NOTES PADMA AWARDS 31/01/2017



Here is the list of 2017 Padma award winners. The list comprises of 7 Padma Vibhushan, 7 Padma Bhushan and 75 Padma Shri Awardees. 19 of the awardees are women and the list also includes 5 persons from the category of foreigners, NRIs, PIOs and 6 Posthumous awardees.

Padma Vibhushan
Awardee Field of Prominence
Sharad Pawar - Public Affairs
Murli Manohar Joshi -Public Affairs
P.A. Sangma (posthumous) -Public Affairs
Sunder Lal Patwah (posthumous) -Public Affairs
K.J.Yesudas -Art - Music
Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev -Others - Spiritualism
Udipi Ramachandra Rao -Science & Engineering

Padma Bhushan
Vishwa Mohan Bhatt -Art - Music
Devi Prasad Dwivedi -Literature & Education
Tehemton Udwadia -Medicine
Ratna Sundar Maharaj -Others-Spiritualism
Swami Niranjana Nanda Saraswati -Others-Yoga
H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn (Foreigner) -Literature & Education
Cho Ramaswamy (Posthumous) -Literature & Education –Journalism

Padma Shri
Basanti Bisht -Art-Music
Chemanchery Kunhiraman Nair -Art-Dance
Aruna Mohanty -Art-Dance
Bharathi Vishnuvardhan -Art-Cinema
Sadhu Meher -Art-Cinema
T K Murthy -Art-Music
Laishram Birendrakumar Singh -Art-Music
Krishna Ram Chaudhary -Art-Music
Baoa Devi -Art-Painting
Tilak Gitai -Art-Painting
Aekka Yadagiri Rao -Art-Sculpture
Jitendra Haripal -Art-Music
Kailash Kher -Art-Music
Parassala B Ponnammal -Art-Music
Sukri Bommagowda -Art-Music
Mukund Nayak -Art-Music
Purushottam Upadhyay -Art-Music
Anuradha Paudwal -Art-Music
Wareppa Naba Nil -Art-Theatre
Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary -Civil Service
T.K. Viswanathan -Civil Service
Kanwal Sibal -Civil Service
Birkha Bahadur Limboo Muringla -Literature & Education
Eli Ahmed -Literature & Education
Narendra Kohli -Literature & Education
G. Venkatasubbiah -Literature & Education
Akkitham Achyuthan Namboothiri -Literature & Education
Kashi Nath Pandita -Literature & Education
Chamu Krishna Shastry -Literature & Education
Harihar Kripalu Tripathi -Literature & Education
Michel Danino -Literature & Education
Punam Suri -Literature & Education
VG Patel -Literature & Education
V Koteswaramma -Literature & Education
Balbir Dutt -Literature & Education-Journalism
Bhawana Somaaya -Literature & Education-Journalism
Vishnu Pandya -Literature & Education-Journalism
Subroto Das -Medicine
Bhakti Yadav -Medicine
Mohammed Abdul Waheed -Medicine
Madan Madhav Godbole -Medicine
Devendra Dayabhai Patel -Medicine
Harkishan Singh -Medicine
Mukut Minz -Medicine
Arun Kumar Sharma -Others-Archaeology
Sanjeev Kapoor -Others-Culinary
Meenakshi Amma -Others-Martial Art
Genabhai Dargabhai Patel -Others-Agriculture
Chandrakant Pithawa -Science & Engineering
Ajoy Kumar Ray -Science & Engineering
Chintakindi Mallesham -Science & Engineering
Jitendra Nath Goswami -Science & Engineering
Daripalli Ramaiah -Social Work
Girish Bhardwaj -Social Work
Karimul Hak -Social Work
Bipin Ganatra -Social Work
Nivedita Raghunath Bhide -Social work
Appasaheb Dharmadhikari -Social Work
Baba Balbir Singh Seechewal -Social Work
Virat Kohli -Sports-Cricket
Shekar Naik -Sports-Cricket
Vikasa Gowda -Sports-Discus Throw
Deepa Malik -Sports-Athletics
Mariyappan Thangavelu -Sports-Athletics
Dipa Karmakar -Sports-Gymnastics
P. R. Shreejesh -Sports-Hockey
Sakshi Malik -Sports-Wrestling
Mohan Reddy Venkatrama Bodanapu -Trade & Industry
Imrat Khan (NRI/PIO) -Art-Music
Anant Agarwal (NRI/PIO) -Literature & Education
H.R. Shah (NRI/PIO) -Literature & Education-Journalism
Suniti Solomon (Posthumous) -Medicine
Asoke Kumar Bhattacharyya (Posthumous) -Others-Archaeology
Dr. Mapuskar (Posthumous) -Social Work
Anuradha Koirala (Foreigner) -Social Work

ENGLISH QUIZ 31/01/2017

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IMPORTANT GK QUESTIONS 31/01/2017


Indian Economy GK Questions for IAS, SSC, State Civil Services

1. What does Inflation imply? – Rise in general price index
2. When was the decimal system of currency introduced in India? – 1957
3. What is the mean of Cheap Money? – Low Rate of Interest
4. Which bank is the Banker of the Banks? – RBI
5. From where does the National Stock Exchange functions? – Mumbai
6. Which is the oldest ‘stock exchange of India? – Bombay Stock Exchange
7. By which bill does the government make arrangement for the collection of revenues for a year? – Finance Bill
8. If the price of an inferior good falls, what about its demand? – Remains constant
9. In which year was Railway Budget in India separated from general budget? – 1924-25
10. What is the investment in public works? – Capital expenditure
11. With which Economic growth is usually coupled? – Inflation
12. Which is the largest (in terms of turnover) Public Sector organisation in India? – Indian Oil Corporation
13. How is the difference between visible exports and visible imports defined? – Balance of trade
14. Who long do the World Bank and IMF give respectively? – Long term and short term credits
15. Which State produces maximum pulses in the country? – Madhya Pradesh

GK IMPORTANT NOTES




Brand Ambassadors in India 2017 (Updated)

Important for Government exams preparation

● Bindheswar Pathak : Swachh Rail Mission
● Dia Mirza : Swachh Saathi programme
● John Abraham : Arunachal Pradesh
● Lionel Messi : Tata Motors global
● M S Dhoni : Craig McDermott International Cricket Academy (Australia).
● M S Dhoni : Mobile handset maker Lava International
● Madhuri Dixit : INTEX.
● Madhuri Dixit : Mothers’ Absolute Affection.
● Narendra Modi : Incredible India
● Nawazuddin Siddiqui : UP’s ‘Samajwadi Kisan Beema Yojana’.
● P V Sindhu : CRPF
● P V Sindhu and Sakshi Malik : Swachh Bharat Mission.
● Priyanka Chopra : Assam tourism
● R Ashwin : Equitas SFB
● Rahul Dravid : T20 World Cup for the Blind
● Ramdev : Yoga and Ayurveda
● Ranbir Kapoor : Renault India
● Ricky Ponting : Tasmania
● Sachin Tendulkar : Kerala’s anti-liquor campaign
● Sakshi Malik : Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign for Haryana.
● Salman Khan : BMC’s Open Defecation Free drive.
● Salman Khan :Yellow Diamond, snack maker
● Shatrughan Sinha : Bihar
● Sonam Kapoor : Kalyan Jewellers
● Sunil Gavaskar : The First Group.
● Vidya Balan : UP’s Samajwadi Pension Yojna.
● Virat Kohli : BSF.
● Virat Kohli : Manyavar
● Virat Kohli : Punjab National Bank
● Virat Kohli : Valvoline

QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE 31/1/2017


Q1. The difference between 20% of a number and 4/5th of same number is 2499. What is 2/7th of that number?  
(a) 2156
(b) 1190
(c) 1090
(d) 1465
(e) None of these 


Q2. Prithvi spent Rs. 89745 on his college fees, Rs. 51291 on personality development classes and the remaining 27% of the total amount he had as cash with him. What was the total amount?  
(a) Rs. 185400
(b) Rs. 189600
(c) Rs. 191800
(d) Rs. 193200
(e) None of these 

Q3. Vaishali spent Rs. 31897 on the air conditioner for the home, Rs. 38789 on buying plasma television and the remaining 23% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount?  
(a) Rs. 74625
(b) Rs. 86750
(c) Rs. 91800
(d) Cannot be determined 
(e) None of the above  

Q4. Beena spend Rs. 44668 on her air tickets, Rs. 56732 on buying gifts for the family members and the remaining 22% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount?  
(a) Rs. 286000
(b) Rs. 130000
(c) Rs. 101400
(d) Rs. 338000
(e) None of these 

Q5. A sum of Rs. 731 is divided among A, B and C, such that A receive 25% more than B and B receives 25% less than C. What is C’s share in the amount? 
(a) Rs. 172
(b) Rs. 200
(c) Rs. 262
(d) Rs. 258 
(e) None of these 


Q6. Mr Giridhar spends 50% of his monthly income on household items and out of the remaining, he spends 50% on transport, 25% on entertainment, 10% on sports and remaining amount of Rs. 900 is saved. What is Mr Giridhar’s monthly income?  
(a) Rs. 6000
(b) Rs. 12000
(c) Rs. 9000
(d) Cannot be determined 
(e) None of these 

Q7. Mr X spends 20% of his monthly income on household expenditure. Out of the remaining 25% he spends on children’s education, 15% on transport, 15% on medicine and 10% on entertainment. He is left with Rs. 9800 after incurring all these expenditures. What is his monthly income? 
(a) Rs. 35000
(b) Rs. 28000
(c) Rs. 65333
(d) Rs. 48400
(e) None of these  

Q8. In a class of 35 students and 6 teachers, each student got sweets that are 20% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 40% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there?  
(a) 245
(b) 161
(c) 406
(d) 84
(e) None of these 

Q9. In a class of 80 students and 5 teachers, each student got sweets that are 15% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 25% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there?  
(a) 1030
(b) 1040
(c) 1050
(d) 1060
(e) None of these 

Q10. 405 sweets were distributed equally among children in such a way that the number of sweets received by each child is 20% of the total number of children. How many sweets did each child receive?  
(a) 15
(b) 45
(c) 9
(d) 18 
(e) None of these 

Q11. A candidate appearing for an examination has to secure 35% marks to pass. But he secured only 40 marks and failed by 30 marks. What would be the maximum marks to test? 
(a) 280
(b) 180
(c) 200
(d) 150
(e) 210

Q12. In an election between two candidates, one got 52% of total valid votes. 25% of the total votes were invalid. The total number of votes were 8400. How many valid votes did the other person get?  
(a) 3276
(b) 3196
(c) 3024
(d) Cannot be determined 
(e) None of these 

Q13. The ratio of students in school A, B and C is 5 : 4 : 7 respectively. If number of students in schools are increased by 20%, 25% and 20% respectively, then what will be the ratio of students in school A, B and C respectively?  
(a) 5 : 5 : 7
(b) 30 : 25 : 42
(c) 30 : 20 : 49
(d) Cannot be determined 
(e) None of these 

Q14. Population of a country increases every year by 10%. If the population in January 2006 was 15.8 lakh, what will be the population in January 2008? 
(a) 19.11800
(b) 18.96000
(c) 19.11600
(d) 18.94000
(e) None of these 

Q15. The price of rice decreases by 6.25% and because of this reduction, Vandana is able to buy 1 kg more for Rs. 120. Find the reduced rate of rice. 
(a) Rs. 7.50 per kg 
(b) Rs. 9 per kg 
(c) Rs. 5.50 per kg 
(d) Rs. 19 per kg 
(e) Rs. 8 per kg 

ANSWERS WILL BE PROVIDED SOON 

Monday, 30 January 2017

DAILY VOCABULARY 30/01/2017

 


1.affinity
inherent likeness or agreement; close resemblance or connection.
అనుబంధం
2.Inevitable
sure to occur, happen, or come; unalterable:
అనివార్యమైన
3.Reconcile
to bring into agreement or harmony; make compatible or consistent:
పునరుద్దరించటానికి
4.Strident
making or having a harsh sound; grating; creaking:
కఠోరమైన
5.Chauvinism
zealous and aggressive patriotism or blind enthusiasm for militaryglory.
దేశభక్తి అతిగా ప్రదర్శించే వ్యక్తి
6.Poaching
the illegal practice of trespassing on another's property to hunt or steal game
without the landowner's permission.
ఆక్రమణల
7.Hostile
opposed in feeling, action, or character; antagonistic:
విరుద్ధమైన
8.Bigotry
stubborn and complete intolerance of any creed, belief, or opinion that differs from
one's own.
మూఢవిశ్వాసం
9.Asylum
an inviolable refuge, as formerly for criminals and debtors; sanctuary:
ఆశ్రయం
10.Racial
(no longer in technical use) of, relating to, or characteristic of one race or
the races of humankind.
జాతి
11.Retrograde
moving backward; having a backward motion or direction; retiring orretreating.
తిరోగమించు
12.Exacerbate
to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence of (disease, ill feeling,etc.); aggravate.
మరింత ఉధృతం