Synonyms Question A synonym is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another lexeme (word or phrase) in the same language. Words that are synonyms are said to be synonymous, and the state of being a synonym is called synonymy. For example, the words begin, start, commence, and initiate are all synonyms of one another. WordsContinue Reading

General Science Practice The earliest roots of science can be traced to Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia in around 3500 to 3000 BC Their contributions to mathematics, astronomy, and medicine entered and shaped Greek natural philosophy of classical antiquity, whereby formal attempts were made to provide explanations of events in the physical world based on natural causes.[5][6] After the fall of the Western RomanContinue Reading

General Science In classical antiquity, there is no real ancient analog of a modern scientist. Instead, well-educated, usually upper-class, and almost universally male individuals performed various investigations into nature whenever they could afford the time.Before the invention or discovery of the concept of “nature” (ancient Greek phusis) by the Pre-Socratic philosophers, the same words tend toContinue Reading

Indian Economy Practice The economy of India is a developing mixed economy. It is the world’s seventh-largest economy by nominal GDP and the third-largest by purchasing power  The combination of protectionist, import-substitution, Fabian socialism, and social democratic-inspired policies governed India for sometime after the end of British rule. The economy was then characterised by extensive regulation, protectionism, public ownership of large monopolies, pervasive corruptionContinue Reading

Indian Economy The economy of India is a developing mixed economy. It is the world’s seventh-largest economy by nominal GDP and the third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). The country ranks 139th in per capita GDP (nominal) with $2,134 and 122nd in per capita GDP (PPP) with $7,783 as of 2018. After the 1991 economic liberalisation, India achieved 6-7% average GDP growth annually. Since 2014 with the exception of 2017,Continue Reading

World History Practice Prehistory. For events dating from the formation of the Universe see: Timeline of cosmological epochs; For events dating from the formation of the planet to the .. World history or Global history is a field of historical study that emerged as a distinct academic field in the 1980s. It examines historyContinue Reading

Bank Exams The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a recruitment body that was started with … Now IBPS conducts five exams every year for banking sector recruitment. There are two exams for probationary officers, two for clerical levels and … After their nationalisation in India in 1969, Indian banks needed to expand their branch network across the country soContinue Reading

WORLD HISTORY G.W.F. Hegel developed three lenses through which he believed world history could be viewed. Documents produced during a historical period, such as journal entries and contractual agreements, were considered by Hegel to be part of Original History. These documents are produced by a person enveloped within a culture,Continue Reading