General Knowledge and Current Affairs is one of the prominent and important sections in the Judicial Services examination. Unlike other states, the Bihar Judiciary tests your general knowledge skills in both prelims and mains sessions.

If you are preparing for the Bihar Judiciary exam and are worried about GK and the current affairs section, then this post shall take you through strategies and tricks. Go through the tips and tricks explained by subject mentors from the Judiciary Gold team.

How to Prepare GK and Current Affairs for Bihar Judiciary Exam?

Each one of your strategies may vary however by following the tips provided by experts can help in scoring good marks. 

Know the Syllabus

  • You need to know the topics involved in GK/Current Affairs section. 
  • There are various topics involved in the subject but that doesn't mean you need to study them all. Pick only the important topics.
  • The GK section is divided into two categories: static and current affairs. 

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Preparing Notes for GK

  • While you are studying any topic in the GK section, try to note down important terms or highlight important issues. 
  • This helps a lot during your revision. You can glance at the important topics rather than reading the entire subject again. 
  • You can use placards as well for the interactive methods of remembering concepts. 

Recommended Books

  • For static GK you can study from Ghatnachakra or Lucent GK which are highly recommended Judiciary Books for the GK section. 
  • Ghatnachakra provides a set of questions from each topic clearly. You can also find GK questions asked in previous year judiciary exams.
  • Lucent GK includes a variety of questions from all the topics of the GK section. Remember that when you studying in Lucent you need to focus more on Modern History than Ancient and Medival. 
  • You can highlight important questions and the most commonly asked questions. 

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Newspaper Reading

  • Newspapers play an important role in preparing for the GK section as you can be aware of Daily Current Affairs
  • There are many newspapers however most recommended are The Hindu and The Indian Express.
  • You cannot just read the newspapers randomly but you need to pick important news. Don't read irrelevant news or political news. 
  • You can note down important issues or news like government schemes, important person death, an agreement between countries, and more. 

Current Affairs Quiz

  • By taking up Current Affairs Quizzes you can build confidence and analyse your preparation levels. 
  • Make a habit of solving or practising the questions regularly to boost your preparation. 

Previous Year Paper Analysis

  • By going through the previous year Bihar Judiciary exam question papers or exam analysis you will get an idea about the difficulty level of questions. 
  • You can check what type of questions are asked and from which topics they have asked. 
  • You can also estimate which topics are prominent in the GK section and focus on them more. 

Don't Neglect GK/Current Affairs

  • Most of you think that GK and the current affairs section are easy and I can study the subject at the end.
  • But, this is not correct. Give equal importance to GK and current affairs along with other subjects.