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Namaste exam warriors! General Knowledge is an indispensable section asked in the preliminary exam of Bihar Daroga recruitment. It tests your awareness of India’s history, polity, economy, geography, scientific inventions and current affairs.
Solving previous year questions is the best way to understand the GK paper pattern, important topics, weightage and difficulty level. In this article, we bring you 30 important MCQs from past years’ General Knowledge papers of Bihar Daroga exam. Gear up your preparation with these handpicked questions!
Importance of GK for Bihar Daroga Exam
The General Knowledge section carries good weightage in the prelims paper. Some key reasons to focus on GK are:
- It builds your basic knowledge about our country that is expected from aspirants.
- Questions are generally direct and knowledge-based. With the right preparation, you can score high.
- Improves your general awareness about what’s happening around the globe.
- Questions topics like history, civics, economics, geography and current affairs help in the interview round too.
Now let’s look at some important GK MCQs from previous years’ question papers:
30 Important GK MCQs from Previous Year Papers
Questions on Indian History
Q1. Who was popularly known as ‘Frontier Gandhi’?
- Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
Q2. Who was the first woman President of the Indian National Congress?
- Annie Besant
Q3. Who founded the ‘Mitra Mela’ association in Calcutta?
- Surendranath Banerjee
Q4. The first Battle of Panipat was fought between which two rulers?
- Babur and Ibrahim Lodi
Q5. Who was the ruler of Golconda kingdom famous for diamond mining?
- Qutb Shahi dynasty
Questions on Indian Politics
Q6. How many members are nominated by the President of India in the Lok Sabha?
Q7. Who appoints the Chief Election Commissioner of India?
- President of India
Q8. What is the total number of members in the Rajya Sabha?
Q9. Who was the first Speaker of Lok Sabha?
- G.V. Mavalankar
Q10. Who was the first Chief Justice of India?
- H. J. Kania
Questions on Indian Culture
Q11. Which dance form originated in the temples of Tamil Nadu?
Q12. Which is the folk dance of Punjab performed during Baisakhi festival?
Q13. Dandiya Raas is the traditional dance form of which state?
Q14. Which of these classical dance forms originated in Andhra Pradesh?
Q15. Which musical instrument is traditionally used in Carnatic music?
Questions on Geography
Q16. How many states and union territories are there in India?
- 28 states and 8 UTs
Q17. Which is the largest national park in India?
- Hemis National Park
Q18. In which state is the Elephant Falls located?
Q19. Which is the longest river in Peninsular India?
Q20. Where is the Chilika Lake, the largest coastal lagoon in India, located?
Questions on Science and Technology
Q21. Who invented the World Wide Web (WWW)?
- Tim Berners Lee
Q22. Who is known as the ‘father of Indian missile programme’?
- Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
Q23. Who discovered the bacterium that causes tuberculosis?
- Robert Koch
Q24. Who invented television?
- John Logie Baird
Q25. Which scientist proposed the three laws of motion?
- Sir Isaac Newton
Questions on Current Affairs
Q26. Who has become the first Indian woman wrestler to win 2 Olympic medals?
- Sakshi Malik
Q27. Who is the current Chairperson of Infosys company?
- Nandan Nilekani
Q28. Who has become the first Indian woman to win a silver medal in Olympic track and field?
- Anju Bobby George
Q29. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of India recently?
- D.Y. Chandrachud
Q30. Which country will host the G20 Summit 2022?
I hope these MCQ questions gave you valuable insights into the Bihar Daroga General Knowledge paper. Let us now look at smart tips to further improve your GK for this exam.
Tips to Improve General Knowledge
Read Newspapers, Magazines, Books
Cultivate the habit of reading from authentic sources like The Hindu, Times of India, India Today etc. Read articles related to history, politics, economy, international affairs.
Take Online Quizzes
Taking regular quizzes on mobile apps and websites helps assess your current preparation level. Identify weaker areas.
Jot down important dates, facts, events, personalities on flashcards. Revise them frequently for quick recall.
Keep revising current affairs and static GK topics at regular intervals. This strengthens your retention power.
Stay Up-to-Date on Current Affairs
Read latest current affairs daily. Also read monthly and yearly GK digests. Focus on national and international current affairs.
I hope these GK questions and tips will enrich your Bihar Daroga exam preparation. Consistent reading, revision and practice are key to excel in the General Knowledge paper. Believe in yourself and work passionately towards your goal. You can definitely achieve success.
Best of luck!
General Knowledge and Current Affairs form a vital component of the Bihar Daroga preliminary exam. These 30 MCQs, compiled from previous years’ papers, provide a glimpse into the topics asked, difficulty level, exam pattern and weightage. Building a strong knowledge base will help you answer confidently.
Read from quality sources, take regular quizzes, revise constantly and focus on current affairs. With diligent efforts, you are sure to conquer the GK paper and inch closer to your dream job in Bihar Police.