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PYQ(2012)-Part 5
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Focus of the lesson is on previously asked general awareness questions in AFCAT examinations.

Sanjay Kumar is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Sanjay Kumar
Ex-Indian Army Professional with stints at MHA (IB) & Journalism I Speaker—Josh Talks I Focus Areas: General Studies & Security Analysis

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super sir your class
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Sanjay Kumar
2 years ago
AFCAT is only in English language.
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  1. AFCAT Previous Year General Awareness (2011-2017) Solved with Explanations BY: Sanjay Kumar (Ex-Indian Army/MHA) SK

  2. Who aml Ex- Indian Army/Defence Correspondent/ MHA 1. Crash Revision for CDS through 50 Questions 2. Current Affairs A Topic a Day (Daily News/Analysis) 3. Complete Ancient History Other than CDS, cleared IGRUA, SSC-CGL, IIMC, BHU, ACIO-ll, IP PhD, etc. exams

  3. AFCAT General Awareness (2011- 2017) Solved with Explanation:s 2012 Paper SK

  4. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Who among the following had deciphered the Bramhi Script in 1838 James Prinsep Note: The best-known Brahmi inscriptions are the rock- cut edicts of Ashoka in north-central India, dating to 250- 232 BC. The script was deciphered in 1838 by James Prinsep, an archaeologist, philologist, and official of the East India Company. SK 4

  5. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Who was known as father of administration in medieval India? Sher Shah Suri (Sur Dynasty) Note: The real name of Sher Shah Suri (reign: 1540-1545) was Farid. He made a systematic survey and measurement of the entire cultivable land of his empire using a unit called Sikandari Gaj. He introduced the Patta and Kabuliyat (or Qabuliyat) system. Under Patta system, the area sown, types of crops cultivated and revenue share was duly written on paper. The Qabuliyat system involved a deed agreement between the peasant and the government. He laid the foundation of administration on which Akbar raised the superstructure SK

  6. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Brahmo Samaj was founded by Raja Rammohan Roy Note: In 1828, Raja Rammohun Roy established Brahmo Sabha which was later known as Brahmo Samaj. In the Brahmo concept, the carnations. There was no place for idol worship, rituals, and sacrifices and there was a complete emphasis on love of mankind irrespective of all colours, races and religions. re was no place of in SK

  7. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Who can act as president of India in the absence of both president and vice president.? . Chief Justice of India SK 7

  8. Note: Art 65 confers power on Vice President to act as President in case later is absent. Similarly, Art 70 confers power on Parliament to make provisions when even Vice President is not available. Accordingly The President (Discharge of Functions) Act, 1969 of India provides that the Chief Justice of India (CJI) (or senior most judge of SC in absence of CJI ) shall act as the President of India in the event of the offices of both the President and the Vice President being vacant. Chief Justice of India M. Hidayatullah in 1969 acted as Indiarn president as the then president Zakir Hussain died and Vice President VV Giri resigned the VP post for contesting in presidential election SK

  9. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness With which sport is Lewis Hamilton associated? . Formula One Note: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton is a British racing driver who races in Formula One for the Mercedes AMG Petronas team. A 4-time Formula One World Champion, he is often considered the best driver of his generation and widely regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers in the history of the sport SK

  10. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness From which country does the top seeded Tennis player Rafael Nadal hail from? . Spain Note: Rafael "Nadal is a Spanish professional tennis player, currently ranked world No. 2 in men's singles tennis by the of Clay", he is widely regarded as the greatest clay-court player in history SK 10

  11. RIVER SYSTE M 1 D Indus River 2) Jehlum River 3 Chenab River 4 Ravi River 5 Beas River 6 Sultlej River Federally AduNnistered Northern Areas North-West Frontier Province Federally Administered Tribal Area Pakistan adninistered shmir AFGHANISTAN 2 3 PAKISTAN Baluchistan -Punjab INDIA Sindth Arabian Sea 100 200 300 Copyright Stratfor 2008wwww

  12. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Chenab River was called Ashkini in Vedic times. It originates at snow melt from the Bara Lacha Pass in the Himachal Pradesh. The waters flowing south from the pass are known as the Chandra River and those that flow north are called the Bhaga River. Eventually the Bhaga flows around to the south joining the Chandrbhagh Rivergt becines the Chenab the Chandrbhaga River at Tandi. It becomes the Chenab when it joins the Marau River at Bhandera Kot, 12 km from Kishtwar Town in Jammu and Kashmir. SK 16

  13. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness The Ravi or Iravati or Purushni of ancient India is smallest of Five Punjab Rivers. It originates in Bara Bhangal, District Kangra in Himachal Pradesh and gets hemmed by Dhauladhar range in the south and the Pir Panjal in the north. SK 17

  14. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness . Sutlej River was known as Sutudri in ancient India and is longest of the five rivers of Punjab. It originates near Lake Rakshastal in Tibet. It flows for a considerable distance before entering Indian Territory near Shipki La. Thereafter, it drains past the trans-Himalayan zone of Spiti. The maior tributary which ioins the river Satluj in this tract is the river Spiti. SK 18

  15. AFCAT 2012: General Awareness Haematite ores is the ore of which metal? Iron Note: Hematite, also spelled haematite, heavy and relatively hard oxide mineral, ferric oxide (Fe203), that constitutes the most important iron ore because of its high iron content (70 percent) and its abundance. Its name is derived from the Greek word for "blood," in allusion to its red colour. SK 19

  16. Thank You BY: Sanjay Kumar (Ex-Indian Army/MHA)