The Pearson Concise General Knowledge Manual 2013
    Share
    Facebook
    Twitter
    Email

    The Pearson Concise General Knowledge Manual 2013  (Paperback, Thorpe)

    4.2
    47 Ratings & 7 Reviews
    238
    250
    4% off
  • Bank OfferExtra 5% off* on Axis Bank Buzz Credit Cards
    T&C
  • Bank OfferAdditional 10% Cashback* with Citi Credit and Debit Cards (Credited by 10th Aug, 2017)
    T&C
  • PhonePe OfferGet 25% Cashback* on Payments via PhonePe (Max Cashback - ₹200)
    T&C
  • Delivery
    Tip: Verify your pincode for correct delivery details
    Check
      From Saved Addresses
      Recent History
    Loginto see your saved addresses
    • Usually delivered in 4-5 days. Enter pincode for exact delivery dates/charges
      ?

      Why is there a shipping charge for this item?

      Sellers with Flipkart Assured waive off the delivery charge for Orders over Rs 500. For Orders under Rs 500, a nominal delivery charge is added per item.

      Sellers without Flipkart Assured may or may not add a delivery charge to your Order. This is subject to Seller discretion.

      What is the estimated delivery time?

      Sellers generally procure and ship the items within the time specified on the product page. Business days exclude public holidays and Sundays.

      Estimated delivery time depends on the following factors:

      • The Seller offering the product
      • Product's availability with the Seller
      • The destination to which you want the order shipped to and the Seller's location

      Why does the delivery date not correspond to the delivery timeline of X-Y business days?

      It is possible that the Seller or our courier partners observe a holiday between the day you placed your order and the date of delivery, which is based on the timelines shown on the product page. In this case, we add a day to the estimated date. Some courier partners and Sellers do not work on Sundays and this is factored in to the delivery dates.

      What do the different tags like 'In Stock', 'Available' mean?

      'In Stock'

      Products‘In Stock’ are readily available with seller.

      'Available'

      Products listed as ‘In Stock’ are readily available with seller.

      'Preorder' or 'Forthcoming'

      The product is not released yet. You can however ‘book’ an order for this. Shipping happens only after the product launch.

      'Out of Stock'

      Currently, the item is not available for sale. Use the 'Notify Me' feature to know once it is available for purchase.

      'Imported'

      Sometimes, items have to be sourced by Sellers from outside India. These items are mentioned as 'Imported' on the product page and can take at least 10 days or more to be delivered to you.

      'Back In Stock Soon'

      The item is popular and is sold out. You can however 'book' an order for the product and it will be shipped according to the timelines mentioned by the Seller.

      'Temporarily Unavailable'

      The product is currently out of stock and is not available for purchase. The product could to be in stock soon. Use the 'Notify Me' feature to know when it is available for purchase.

      'Permanently Discontinued'

      This product is no longer available because it is obsolete and/or its production has been discontinued.

      'Out of Print'

      This product is not available because it is no longer published and has been permanently discontinued.

      Why does the estimated delivery time vary for each seller?

      Delivery times are influenced by product availability, geographic location of the Seller, your shipping destination and the courier partner's time-to-deliver to your location.

      Please enter your default pin code on the product page to know more accurate delivery times on the product page itself.

      Seller does not/cannot ship to my area. Why?

      Enter your pincode on the product page to know whether the product can be delivered to your location.

      If you haven't provided your pincode until the checkout stage, the pincode in your last used shipping address will be used to check for serviceability.

      Whether your location can be serviced or not depends on:

      • Whether the Seller actually ships to your location
      • Legal restrictions, if any, in shipping particular products to your location
      • The availability of reliable courier partners in your location

      At times Sellers prefer not to ship to certain locations. This is entirely at their discretion.

      More answers in our Shipping FAQs »

    Author
    Features
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Pearson
    • ISBN: 9788131788660, 8131788660
    • Edition: 2012
    Services
    • 10 Days Replacement Policy
      ?
      ValidityCoversType Accepted
      10 days from deliveryDamaged, Defective, Item not as describedReplacement

      If you have received a damaged or defective product or if it is not as described, you can raise a replacement request on the Website/App/Mobile site within 10 days of receiving the product.

      Successful pick-up of the product is subject to the following conditions being met:

      • Correct and complete product (with the original brand/product Id/undetached MRP tag/product's original packaging/freebies and accessories).
      • The product should be in unused, undamaged and original condition without any scratches or dents.

      Know more about the Return Policy here

    • Cash on Delivery available
      ?

      How do I place a Cash on Delivery (C-o-D) order?

      All items that have the 'Cash on Delivery Available' icon are valid for order by Cash on Delivery. Add the item(s) to your cart and proceed to checkout. When prompted to choose a payment option, select 'Pay By Cash on Delivery'. Enter the CAPTCHA text as shown, for validation. Once verified and confirmed, your order will be processed for shipment in the time specified, from the date of confirmation. You will be required to make a cash-only payment to our courier partner at the time of delivery of your order to complete the payment.

      Terms & Conditions

      • e-Gift Vouchers or Store Credit cannot be used for C-o-D orders.
      • Cash-only payment at the time of delivery.

        More answers in our Shipping FAQs »

    Description

    Accurate, well-researched and examination-oriented, this bestseller will help you master general knowledge for various competitive examinations.

    This Book Covers

    • The Geography of India
    • The History of India and the Freedom Struggle 
    • The Indian Economy 
    • The Indian Constitution 
    • The National Insignia and Other Facts 
    • Everyday Science 
    • Physical and World Geography 
    • Glimpses of World History 
    • International Organizations 
    • Basic General Knowledge 
    • Current International Events 
    • Current Trends in Economics 
    • Current Affairs Updates 
    • Computers

    Salient Features

    • Based on current trends in the general knowledge questions set by the UPSC, SSC, banking services, railway recruitment boards, and Central and state recruitment bodies
    • Includes sample practice exercises for each subject area and a comprehensive question bank for practice
    • 1,000 multiple-choice questions, including many new questions
    • Up-to-date national and international “current affairs” section

    About the Author
    Showick Thorpe is a national expert on competitive examinations in India. He owns THORPES, a quality based knowledge-content brand, and manages it through his company V&S Thorpes Education. His company is a pioneer in the creation, procurement and delivery of test-prep content for various publishers and coaching institutes dealing in competitive examinations. He has authored more than 30 books in English, Hindi and Bangla languages, catering to various competitive examinations and career development. You may reach him at showick@thorpeseducation.com.

    Table of Contents
    1. Geography of India
    2. History of India and Freedom Struggle
    3. Constitution of India
    4. Indian Economy
    5. National Insignia and other India Miscellanea
    6. Physical and World Geography
    7. Glimpses of world history
    8. International Organizations
    9. Everyday Science
    10. Computers
    11. Basic General Knowledge
    12. 1250 Multiple-choice Questions
    13. Current Affairs

    Read More
    Specifications
    Book Details
    • Publication Year
      • 2012
    • Exam
      • General Studies
    Contributors
    • Author
      • Thorpe
    Frequently Bought Together
    The Pearson Concise General Knowledge Manual 2013
    The Pearson Concise General Knowledge Manual 2013
    4.2
    (47)
    238
    250
    4% off
    1 Item
    238
    1 Addon
    64
    Total
    302
    4.2
    47 Ratings
    7 Reviews
    • 5
       28
    • 4
       9
    • 3
       4
    • 2
       3
    • 1
       3
    Most Helpful 
    Positive 
    Negative 
    Most Recent 
    By Certified Buyers 
    5

    go for it

    awesome book and excellent service, got it within a day ;)
    covers all the topic for competitive exams.
    everything is divided in sections.
    bought this book after going through lot of forums and website reviews.
    READ MORE

    allen varghese

    Certified Buyer

    19 Feb, 2013

    1
    0
    Report Abuse
    5

    Excellent Book For Learners

    An Excellent Book to start with and covers almost all topics u would need to compete.Highly Detailed Book and Brilliantly wrtitten/printed.It is All In One Book.Not only it include Indian Knowledge but world Panorama and History.Must go for the Book.
    READ MORE

    Aakash Verma

    Certified Buyer

    16 Dec, 2012

    1
    0
    Report Abuse
    5

    Awesome Book

    A must have for all competitive exams aspirants.
    Vast coverage on all sections. And it is really worth its price. :)

    I received this book within three days after I ordered and found very helpful for my preparations. Great job done by Flipkart. Good packing as always. :)
    READ MORE

    Abhijit Sahu

    Certified Buyer

    29 Nov, 2012

    1
    0
    Report Abuse
    4

    Knowledge is good

    I have studied the book and found it to have few misprinting but a very good one for those who need a refreshment of knowledge about all the current topics. It also contains multiple question answers, which are not enough in quantity but are important for comparative exams like SSC, IP, RR etc.
    READ MORE

    Anupam Samanta

    Certified Buyer

    28 Aug, 2013

    1

    Good service

    Guyzz please dont purchase this book......content is full faltoo. Not comprehensive. Lucent is much better. Only Rs 10 more.............................................................................................................................................................................
    READ MORE

    Ashutosh Tiwari

    Certified Buyer

    14 Mar, 2013

    4

    Really a Must buy book!!!!

    Its a really helpful book cover almost all the sections from primary knoweledge to advanced technology, must book for those who need to face competitive exams and received within 24 hours mind blowing service keep doing flipkart!!!!
    READ MORE

    Shailansh Gaur

    Certified Buyer

    4 Mar, 2013

    4

    excellent book for latest GK

    precise and consistent detail of every topic which is required for latest General Knowledge,almost covering latest schemes, economic policies.
    Geography, history,computers, plus covering topic on current affairs with in-depth details


    MUST FOR SSC CGL 2013 ASPIRANTS.

    GO FOR IT
    READ MORE

    dhruv vijay

    Certified Buyer

    15 Feb, 2013

    +
    View all 7 reviews
    Safe and Secure Payments. Easy returns. 100% Authentic products.
    Back to top