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GK Questions and Answers on Ionic Compounds

Ionic compounds are also known as electrovalent compounds. The strong force of attraction developed between the oppositely charged ions is known as ionic bond. It consists of ions. In this article we will study about ionic compounds, its properties, examples in the form of questions and answers.

History

Do you know about the Battle of Bhima Koregaon and its significance

Recently, clashes took place between Dalits and Maratha communities in Bhima Koregaon of Maharashtra. Let's find out the reason behind the clashes between the Dalits and the Maratha community on the Koregaon Bhīma Battle which was fought 200 years ago on the battle.

Geography

Ocean Acidification Causes and its effects on Marine Ecosystem

The Earth is a watery planet because about 71 percent of the Earth's surface is water-covered, and the oceans hold about 96.5 percent of all Earth's water. Our ocean acts like carbon sink that absorb about a quarter of carbon dioxide that human produces that causes changes in ocean basic chemistry. Here, we are giving brief note on the Ocean Acidification, Causes and its effects on Marine Ecosystem for general awareness.

Science

List of important hormones and their functions

Various glands are present in our body which secretes hormones which are essential for the growth, development, reproduction etc. Different hormones have different effects on the shape of the body. This article deals with the list of important hormones and their functions.

The Polity

What is the salary of MLAs in India

There are 4120 MLAs in 31 State Legislative Assemblies (including Delhi and Puducherry) in India. All the MLAs elected to the State Legislative Assemblies are given a ‘MLA fund’ between Rs. 1 crore to Rs.4 crore per annum in each state assembly. At present; MLAs of the Telangana State get the highest salary of Rs. 2.50 lacs along with legislative fund.

Economy

What are the features of PENCIL Portal

PENCIL is an electronic portal which aims at eradicating child labour to create a child labour free society. PENCIL stands for Effective Enforcement for NO Child Labour. This article deals about what is PENCIL portal, its features. When NCLP scheme was started and what were the objectives etc.

Enviornment & Ecology

What is Polar amplification

Climate change due to global warming is amplified in the Polar region on the basis of past warm and glacial periods as well as historical observations and climate model experiment. Here, we are giving the concept, basis of Polar region amplification for the general awareness.

GK Facts

5 largest Central Prisons in India

Prison is of great importance to protect our society in a country like India where population is huge. In India, Central Prisons are depicted as rehabilitation centers. Do you know that some of India's prisons are considered to be the largest in the world? In this article, we will study about the 5 largest Central prisons in India.

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