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l Ecosystem represents the most complex trophic l Vikram Patel is being awarded with Asian Award
level. 2016 as the Chivas Social entrepreneur of the
The number of steps an organism is from the start of Miscellaneous
the chain is a measure of its trophic level. l A main system board of a computer is mother
Polity l Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh launched a
l Six fundamental rights are mentioned in Indian medical scheme for APL families.
l Article 20 and 21 cannot be suspended even dur-
ing emergency. The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N.
Chandrababu Naidu, on 1 January 2017 launched
Economy NTR Arogya Raksha Scheme in Vijayawada.
l Law of demand fails in the case of giffen goods. l ‘Lavani’ is a dance form of Maharashtra.
Success Tip l The book “Azad Bachpan ki Aur” is written by
A giffen good is typically an inferior product that does
not have easily available substitutes. Success Tip
l Forms of Market and number of sellers and buy- The 2014 Nobel Peace laureate"s (Kailash Satyarthi)
ers first book in Hindi Azad Bachpan Ki Aur was launched
Form of Market Number of sellers and on January 7, 2016.
buyers l India by the Nile’, was a cultural festival celebrated
a. Oligopoly A few big sellers and a by India and Egypt.
large number of buyers l Sheikh Hasina Wazed is the Prime Minster of
b. Monopoly One seller but large Bangladesh.
number of buyers
c. Perfect Competition Large number of sellers
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l The minimum distance required to hear an echo
is 17 meter. l Babur defeated the Rajputs at Chanderi in 1528.
l A black board appears black in colour because it Success Tip
absorbs all the colours.
l X-rays was discovered by W. C. Roentgen. The Battle of Chanderi took place in the aftermath
of the Battle of Khanwa in which the Mughal Em-
Chemistry peror Babur had defeated a confederacy of Rajputs
l Zinc is used for galvanization. and Afghans which was headed by Rana Sanga of
Galvanization is the process of applying a protective Modern History
zinc coating to steel or iron, to prevent rusting. l Chandra Shekhar Azad was a leader of the
l Dry ice is solid carbon dioxide. Hindustan Socialist Republican Army founded
l ‘Pace-maker’ is associated with heart. Success Tip
Success Tip Hindustan Socialist Republican Army (HSRA) was a
revolutionary organisation established in 30th Oc-
Pacemaker uses electrical pulses to prompt the heart tober 1928 at Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi by
to beat at a normal rate. Chandrasekhar Azad, Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar
l Hemoglobin is an important component of red and others.
l Anaemia is caused because of deficiency of iron. Geography and Environment
l Land covers about 30% of the earth"s surface.
l The uppermost layer over the earth"s surface is
l 7 players are there in a water polo team. called the crust.