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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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  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 https://unacademy.com/user/sanjaytwo 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 2014 Paper SK


  4. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Who was the Governor-General of India during the Sepoy Mutiny? Lord Canning Lord Canning (AD 1856-62):The last Governor General and the first Viceroy. Withdrew Doctrine of Lapse. Revolt of 1857, Mutiny took place. Indian Penal Code 1860 was passed. Passed the Act, 1858, which ended the rule of the East India Company. The Universities of Calcutta, Bombay and Madras were established in 1857. SK


  5. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Which of the following statements is incorrect? Dadar & Nagar Haveli were under French colonial rule till 1954. SK


  6. To keep the British at bay and to enlist their support against the Mughals, the Marathas, who had founded their own empire/kingdom made friends with the Portuguese and signed with them a treaty in 1779. Under this, the Maratha-Peshwa agreed that the Portugues would be allowed to collect revenues from Dadra and Nagar Haveli which consisted of 72 villages (then known as parganas, now referred to as district places). It was annexed by India from Portugal on 2nd August 1954 and was finally merged into the Union of India in 1961 RAJASTHAN Jaipur PAKISTAN GUJARAT Ghandinagar DADRA & --) NAGAR HAVELAHARASHTRA Mumba SK


  7. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness When body is accelerated Its speed may or may not change Acceleration is defined to be the rate of change of velocity. Velocity is a vector quantity. It has both magnitude and direction. So, acceleration can mean 1. Change in magnitude of velocity; or, 2. Change in direction of velocity; or, 3. Both. .The magnitude of velocity at any given time is same as the speed of that object. So, if the direction of motion of a body changes, without changing its speed, it will still be called an accelerated body. e.g: Circular motion, an object turning in some angle while keeping speed constant, etc. SK


  8. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Which of the following is not an agency of UN? IAEA (World Bank +Universal Postal Union are part of UN) SK


  9. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness The IAEA was established as an autonomous organisation on 29 July 1957. Though established independently of the United Nation.s through its own international treaty, the IAEA Statute, the IAEA reports to both the United Nations General Assembly and Security Council. The IAEA has its headquarters in Vienna. SK


  10. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Specialized agencies are autonomous organizations working with the United Nations and each other through the coordinating machinery of the United Nations Economic and Social Council at the intergovernmental level, and through the chiej Executives Board for coordination (CEB) at the inter-secretariat level. At present the UN has in total 15 specialized agencies that carry out various functions on behalf of the UN. SK 10


  11. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Who is known as Napolean of India? Samudragupta. Samudragupta (335-375 AD) of the Gupta dynasty is known as the Napoleon of India. He was the third ruler of the Gupta Dynasty, who ushered in the Golden Age of India. He was per- haps the greatest king of Gupta dynasty. Historian A V Smith called him so because of his great military conquests known from the 'Prayag Prashati' written by his courtier and poet Harisena, who also describes him as the hero of a hundred battles. But some leading Indian historians criticise Smith and feel that Samudragupta was a far greater warrior than Napoleon, as the former never lost any battle. SK 14


  12. AFCAT 2014: General Awareness Which of the following is not correctly matched? North Korea - Seoul. Seoul is capital of South Korea. Pyongyang is capital of North Korea. SK 17


  13. Korea and 38th Parallel China North Korea Pyongyang 38th Parallel Seoul South Korea


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