General Knowledge Refresher 2016
About this eBook
Preface The 2015 Edition of General Knowledge Refresher was very well appreciated by our readers. I thank all for the positive response. Now, the 2016 Edition is in your hand which has been thoroughly updated and revised. General Knowledge Refresher was written by my father, late Mr O.P. Khanna, in 1971. Since then, it was continually published for more than 38 years, till 2008. The publication was suspended after the death of Mr O.P. Khanna in 2008 and now, the book is being re-launched in tie-up with Asian Books Pvt. Ltd.. Mr O.P. Khanna was a pioneer in his field. In 1959, he had launched The Competition Master, a monthly magazine, which went on to become a leading magazine of India in its segment. General Knowledge Refresher has been a very popular GK book eversince it first got published in 1971. It is known for its focused approach, well-layout pages, and up-to-date facts and figures. It was originally written by an author who thoroughly understood the requirements of young students appearing for various competitive exams. The approach while updating the book and presenting it in a new avatar remains the same. With General Knowledge Refresher the reader gets a GK book written and compiled by authors with more than 30 years experience in the field. An added advantage is the support of the entire expert team of writers and contributors of The Competition Master magazine. The book has been written keeping in mind the requirements of various competitive examinations in India, like Civil Services Examination State Civil Services Examinations Examinations conducted by UPSC and SSC RBI and various Bank Recruitment Examinations Defence Services Examinations NDA and CDS etc. Railway Recruitment Examinations
LIC, GIC-AAO etc Examinations MBA and Hotel Management Exams However, even school children, especially of classes 8 to 12, will find this book to be a useful resource while preparing for various quiz competitions and general knowledge Olympiads. Professionals wanting to acquire general awareness will also find this book useful. Current Affairs and Current GK are very important sections of almost all competitive exams being held today. The Current Affairs and Current GK sections of the book are quite exhaustive. At the same time, the information is provided in the form that is easy to remember and without any clutter. Readers can visit www.competitionmaster.com for latest updates on current affairs and current GK. Access to the website is without any charge. Another very unique section is the Quick Revision Notes section. The revision points on History, Geography, Science and General Information etc. are based on questions asked in various competitive examinations over the last few years. While providing the reader with lots of additional information, these sections are a good revision resource.