Physics                                                       l  The Central Drug Reasearch Institute of India
                                                                 is located at Lucknow.
    l ‘Lumen’ is the unit of Luminous flux.
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                                                            CDRI was formally inaugurated on 17 Feb 1951 by
 Luminous flux is the quantity of the energy of the
                                                            the then Prime Minister of India, Jawahar Lal Neh-
 light emitted per second in all directions
    l The mass of 10 moles of water is 180 g.
                                                              l  The latest official language of the U.N. is Ara-
    l Frictional force is a ‘dissipative force’.                 bic.
    l If a magnet has a third pole, then the third pole       l  The book ‘Kurukshetra to Kargil’ is written by
      is called consequent pole.                                 Kuldip Singh.
    l If a resistive wire is elongated, its resistance in-    l  The Educational Development Index (EDI) Re-
      creases.                                                   port, released in 2011, was led by Kerala.
Chemistry                                                     l  The 70th National Football Championship (San-
    l The high boiling point of water compared to hy-            tosh Trophy 2016) was won by Services Team
      drogen sulphide or hydrogen chloride is due to                             Success Tip
      Hydrogen bonding.                                     The Services football team is an Indian football team
    l Number of electrons determines the chemical           representing the Indian defence services in the San-
      properties of an element                              tosh Trophy
Biology                                                       l  The organisation involved primarily with envi-
                                                                 ronmental planning is NEERI
    l Ear criteria are not used for the classification
      of human races.                                                            Success Tip
    l Fertilization occurs normally in the Fallopian        The National Environmental Engineering Research
      tube.                                                 Institute (NEERI) is a research institute created and
    l People consuming alcohol in heavy quantities          funded by Government of India. It was established
      generally die of Cirrhosis.                           in Nagpur in 1958
                       Success Tip                            l  Analects is the sacred book of Confucianism
 Cirrhosis is a condition in which the liver does not                            Success Tip
 function properly due to long-term damage                  Confucianism a system of philosophical and ethical
    l The organisms at the base of the grazing food         teachings founded by Confucius and developed by
      chain are Producers.                                  Mencius.
    l Vitamin A is rich in Carrot.
    l The sweet taste of fruits is due to Fructose.             SSC Graduate Level Tier-1 Exam
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    l The first Indian who was chosen as the Secre-
                                                                  (North Zone: Morning Shift-2)
      tary General of Commonwealth is Kamalesh             Ancient History
                                                              l  VikramasiIa University was founded by Dhar-
    l Kuldip Nayer, a journalist, was appointed as a
      High Commissioner in UK.
    l The study of lake is called Limnology                                      Success Tip
                       Success Tip                          Vikramashila (IAST: Vikramaúilâ) was one of the two
                                                            most important centres of Buddhist learning in In-
 The term limnology was coined by Francois-Alphonse
                                                            dia during the Pala empire, along with Nalanda.
 Forel who established the field with his studies of
                                                            Vikramashila was established by King Dharmapa-
 Lake Geneva
                                                            la (783 to 820) in response to a supposed decline in
    l The transfer of data from a CPU to peripheral         the quality of scholarship at Nalanda
      devices of computer is achieved through inter-
                                                              l  Agriculture was not known during the Rigvedic
    l Computer is not used in Local Area Networks
      (LANs)                                                  l  Dynasty                       Founder
                                                                 Pallavas                      Simhavishnu
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                                                                 Chalukyas                     Pulakesin
 Local area network is a computer network that links
 devices within a building or group of adjacent build-           Rashtrakutas                  Dantidurg
 ings, especially one with a radius of less than 1 km            Hoysalas                      Vishnuvardhan