Monday, 17 January 2022

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -2 #currentaffairs, #compete4exams, #eduvictors

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -2

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -2 #currentaffairs, #compete4exams, #eduvictors


Q1. A massive volcanic eruption occurred in which islands in the Pacific ocean caused Tsunami alerts to 11 countries i.e. in Fiji, Samoa, Vanuatu, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Russia, the United States, Canada, Mexico, Chile and Ecuador?


Answer:  Hunga Tonga (Tonga Islands)


Q2. Recently which country has approved the purchase of supersonic anti-ship cruise missile Brahmos missile with India 

Answer: Philippines

Sunday, 9 January 2022

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -1#currentaffairs #compete4exams #SSC #upsc #eduvictors

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -1

Current Affairs Quiz (January 2022) Part -1#currentaffairs #compete4exams #SSC #upsc #eduvictors


1. Government of which country has resigned amid protests against a sharp increase in fuel prices?

Ans: Kazakhstan's government


2. Name the American actor who was the first Black actor to win the best actor Academy Award, died at 94.

Ans: Sidney Poitier


3.  Name the water metro project for which the first battery-operated electric boat has been built?

Ans: Kochi Water Metro Project

Wednesday, 5 January 2022

Interesting Facts About Science - 005 #science #sciencefacts #compete4exams #eduvictors

👉Interesting Facts About Science - 005

Interesting Facts About Science - 005  #science #sciencefacts #compete4exams #eduvictors

1. Röntgen discovered X-rays accidentally in 1895. He covered the cathode tube with black paper but he was surprised to find the projection of incandescent green light on the screen. Because he did not know what the rays were, he named them 'X' meaning 'unknown rays'.

2. Becquerel discovered radioactivity in 1897. Again it was an accidental discovery. When Becquerel learned by Röntgen X-rays discovery. He tried to produce X-rays by projecting sunlight on phosphorescent Uranium salts. One day he saw the clear image on plates produced by Uranium salts that were not stimulated by the sunlight. 

3. J J Thomson was the director of Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge University, England. Once he learned about the discovery of radioactivity, he assigned young graduate Rutherford to explore it further. In 1898, he discovered two radioactive rays called Alpha particles and Beta particles.

Sunday, 2 January 2022

List of Lakes in India (State-wise) #lakesofIndia #generalawareness #generalKnowledge #India #compete4exams #eduvictors

List of Lakes in India (State-wise)

List of Lakes in India (State-wise) #lakesofIndia #generalawareness #generalKnowledge #India #compete4exams #eduvictors


Andhra Pradesh

Kolleru Lake, Pulicat Lake


Assam

Chandubi Lake, Chapanala Lake, Haflong Lake, Son Beel Lake


Bihar

Kanwar Lake