General Knowledge covers the information or facts about Scientific and Social aspects of the universe. General knowledge questions are frequently asked in many examinations like government job examinations, job interviews, etc. GK is also useful for entrance exams like NDA, MBA, CLAT, etc. GK helps in developing our understanding of the world which in turn helps in decision making. Scientists have divided General knowledge into twenty domains viz., Arts, Biology, General Science, Geography, History, History of Science, Discovery and Exploration, Mathematics, Medicine, Sport, Technology, Classical music, Cookery, Fashion, Film, Finance, Games, Literature, Music, Politics, Popular music, and Television. However, these 20 domains can be divided into six categories namely current affairs, physical health and recreation, fashion, family, arts, and science. However, these divisions are highly inter correlated.
General Knowledge will have some weightage in almost all the competitive exams. Drona website provides updated General Knowledge questions that will be helpful in developing our awareness about the world. This GK material helps the candidates who are preparing for state government jobs, banking jobs and central government jobs to crack the exam easily. Bank related GK questions are generally asked in Bank exams like SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, and also in other bank exams like IDBI bank exams, NABARD Bank exams, SIDBI Bank exams etc.
GK questions are also asked in popular central government exams like the exams conducted by Union public service commission (UPSC) namely UPSC civil services, UPSC forest services, UPSC Combined Medical Services Examination, UPSC Engineering Services Examination, Indian Economic Service Examination, etc. Examinations conducted by Staff Selection commission(SSC) like Combined Graduate Level Examination, Multi-tasking staff exam, Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination, Constables (GD) Exam, Stenographer exams etc., also asks a significant number of GK questions. Even in RRB exams, insurance sector exams, etc., good number of questions are asked from General knowledge.
From the psychological point of view, sound knowledge on general knowledge or general awareness boosts the confidence of the aspirants while preparing for the competitive exams. Even if a candidate having sound knowledge on General awareness fails for one or two attempts, they will have a psychological edge and make them prepare seriously well and in a planned manner. The GK material will be updated in a timely manner. The material will be tailored as per the exam standard. “The related GK material will be updated at the time of notification of every government competitive exam in this website Drona.”