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RRB NTPC 2020: Check The Important Topics for General Awareness Here

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Dec 11, 2020

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Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) have already announced that the board will conduct the RRB NTPC 2020 exam from December 28, 2020 till the end of March 2021. In the RRB NTPC 2020 exam, the General Awareness section has the maximum weightage when compared to other sections. This section contains 40 questions which aims at testing the candidate's general awareness and the knowledge of what's currently happening globally.

Also, the candidates will be able to score more marks from this General Awareness section of the RRB NTPC 2020 Exam and in order to score more marks, candidates are required to read newspapers, and magazines daily.

Check: RRB NTPC 2020 Subject-wise Preparation Tips - Quantitative, General Awareness & Reasoning 

RRB NTPC 2020: Important Topics for General Awareness Section 

Most of the questions from the General Awareness section are asked from current affairs and events taking place all over the world such as national & international sports, games, art, history, culture, indian polity, and governance, etc. Check the important topic that gets covered under the General Awareness section in the RRB NTPC 2020 exam.

Category: Static General Knowledge 
Topics  Sub-topics 
History  Important Facts about Harappa Civilization
India’s freedom movement and the selfless leaders 
Facts about the kings who built ancient temples and institutions like Nalanda and others 
Chronology of medieval India and their essential systems
Geography  India and its surrounding countries 
Names of the famous seaport, airport, and its location 
Important institutions across the world and India and its locations such as BRICS, World Bank, IMF, and RBI, etc
Economics  Five-year plan and its importance
Names of the famous persons in the economy
Terminology of budget like National Income, GDP, Fiscal Deficit, and many others
Institutions and their importance such as RBI, SEBI, etc
Polity Supreme Court
Fundamental duties
Election of President and his functions
Important constitution bodies like CAG
Facts about parliament/State Legislature 
Governor and his functions
Official language
Emergency provisions 
Major constitutional amendments and their importance
Indian National political parties and their symbols
Category: General Science 
Biology Inventions and their inventors
Nutrition in animals and plants and humans 
Diseases and their causes like Bacteria , Virus , Protozoa, etc 
Interesting facts about human body parts
Last four chapter of NCERT of Class XII for environment
Chemistry  Properties of gases/Surface Chemistry 
Chemical properties of the substances and its uses
Chemical and Physical change
Chemistry in everyday life
Chemical name of important substances 
SI units
Physics  Important inventions and their inventors 
SI Units 
Motion, Sound, Wave, Light 
Energy and Electricity 
Category: Current Affairs 
Recent Developments  Sports & International Events 
Awards & Politics 
Finance & Banking sector
Category: Miscellaneous 
General Knowledge  State animals and its symbols 
Awards & its importance 
Population Census 
Important books & writers 
Important dates & days 
Computer  Development of computers 
Input & Output devices 

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RRB NTPC 2020: Topics Explained In Detail 

Check the table below to know the important topics and from which topics the questions are asked on the RRB NTPC 2020 examination.

Topics  Details 
General Sciences  Questions are asked from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, and Daily sciences 
Miscellaneous  Questions from this topics are asked from National schemes, book names and authors, computers, important days, and logical analysis, etc 
Static GK Questions are taken from History, Geography, Culture, Economy, and Indian politics, etc 
Current Affairs  Questions are asked from the recent development in Sports, Politics, Finance, and Banking sector, Awards, International happening, etc 

Check: RRB NTPC 2020 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

RRB NTPC 2020 Exam: Preparation Tips For General Awareness section

Here are some of the preparation tips for the General Awareness section of the RRB NTPC 2020 exam.

  • Go through the daily magazines and newspapers regularly
  • Make short notes and revise the important facts 
  • Revision is an essential part of the exam, so revise daily 
  • Focus on the important topics and its subtopics 
  • Dedicate yourself for 1 or 2 hours regularly to prepare and revise for the general awareness section 

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.