ISBN 9789350364574,Gk & More : General Knowledge With Life Skills & Values (Book 8)

Gk & More : General Knowledge With Life Skills & Values (Book 8)



Ratna Sagar Publishers

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9789350364574

ISBN-10 9350364573


Number of Pages 80 Pages
Language (English)

General Knowledge

Its a Fact provides additional information. More exposes learners to exploratory tasks. What Fun! (Books 1 - 2) attempts to make learning fun. In the News (Books 4 - 8) lists news updates from around the globe. Fun to Know / More to Know lists interesting facts. Brain teasers, quizzes and reasoning activities hone the analytical and logical skills of the learners. The section on Life Skills focuses on co-scholastic areas and stimulates the thinking, social and emotional skills of the learners. The section on Values helps learners imbibe essential values (suggested by the NCF) for all-round development. Suggested weblinks (Books 3 - 8) take learners beyond the text. There is an interesting board game in Books 3 - 5. There are two test papers at the end of each book. TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. The Natural World The Green Giants Animals in Danger Animal Species Deep Sea Creatures Common City Birds Amazing Amazon About Plants 2. The Magic of Words Veni, Vidi, Vici Of Languages and Scripts Historic Speeches Golden Words Figuratively Speaking Study Of 3. The World Of Books Poetry Magic Fiction Books Famous Opening Lines Shakespeare all the Way Indian Language Writers Great Reads 4. Young Scientist Compu-Quiz Alternative Medicine Everyday Science They Changed Our World Medically Fit Medical Specialists 5. India Unlimited Larger than Life Modern Indian History Cities Of India The Beautiful North-East Nobel Laureates British Administrators In India 6. Around The World Immortal Mortals Where Are We? Famous Battles A Country Quiz Countries and People International Organizations Explorers and Travellers Saving Wildlife 7. Playing the Game Cricket Greats Gymnastics Indian Sports Stars Athletically Yours Football World Cup Cups and Trophies 8. Art & Culture Regional Handicrafts Folk Paintings of India Sarees of India A Century for Indian Cinema 9. This & That Brain Teasers 1 Earth, Wind and Water Rapid Fire 1 Brain Teasers 2 Mysteries Of Nature Rapid Fire 2 10. Go Green! Uttarakhand Floods - A Man Made Disaster Nature Cures Environment Double Puzzle Carbon Footprint 11. Life Skills Basic Health Care Consumer Awareness Netiquette Time Management 12. Values The Blame Game What Will You Do? Values for Life Personal Qualities Test Papers Test Paper 1 Test Paper 2 Answers