How To Prepare GK For Judiciary Exams 2021-22

Are you preparing for Judicial Services Examination? Then you must be aware of the importance of the General knowledge section

in the Judiciary Services Examination.

This section has immense potential and you can score full marks with the right preparation strategy.

Hence, we, the team of Judiciary Gold (a pioneer in providing the best online guidance for Judiciary exams) have curated detailed

tips and tricks on how you should prepare general knowledge section. Happy Readingsmiley

Let us first understand, 

The Importance of General Knowledge Section

  • GK plays an important role in qualifying judiciary exams. This section mostly also known as the deciding factor for qualifying exam with good merit.
  • In the later stages of examination viz. mains exam and interview, the general knowledge section holds key importance.
  • In the interview round, current affairs questions are mainly asked and discussed. 
  • Especially in UP and Bihar Judiciary exams, you can expect more questions from the GK section. 

GK Preparation Tips for Judiciary Exams

Now, as we have understood the utmost importance of the GK section in the Judiciary examination, let us learn the tips and tricks to excel in this section.

If you have just started your preparation for the judiciary services examination, we recommend reading How To Prepare For Judiciary Exams 2021-22 for an overall exam strategy.

Newspaper Reading

  • Habit of reading newspaper gives many benefits. 
  • 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.
  • Reading newspapers daily has numerous advantages. It not only keeps you up to date on current events across the world, but it also allows you to master new vocabulary and sentence structures.
  • For current affairs, you can note down important issues or news like government schemes, important person in news, an agreement between countries, and more. 

Previous Year Papers

  • By going through the Judiciary Exams Question Papers PDF(State-Wise) or exam analysis you will get an idea about the difficulty level of questions. 
  • With Previous Year Papers, you also get an idea about the nature of the examination, which includes most asked questions and topics. 
  • Solving previous year's papers also helps in improving the overall scorecard.

Questions from previous year papers-

Que1. The capital of Avanti Kingdom was 

Options a. Pataliputra b. Kaushambi c. Ujjain  d. Gaya

Que2. TRAP is a regulatory body associated with which of the following sectors:

Options a. Transport b. Tourism c. Telecom d. Technical Education

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Smart Study

  • You might wonder "I should focus on law subjects and study GK at the end," but this methodology can do more harm than good.
  • Pick and study one topic every day from this section.
  • Along with Law subjects, allocate at least 1.5 - 2 hours of your daily time for GK. 
  • Try to focus only on important topics rather than studying all the topics.

Focus on the Important Topics

  • As per the Judiciary Exam Syllabus, the topics are classified into two categories in the GK section: Static and Current Affairs. 
  • By analyzing previous year examinations, most of the questions appear from Indian Economy, Geography, History, Current Affairs, art and culture, the person in news. 
  • In UP state Judiciary Exam, you can expect more questions from the science category. 

Recommended Books

  • Now you know what to study but wondering where to study these topics. 
  • 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 provides 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. 

Current Affairs Quiz

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

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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 might skim over the relevant points rather than reading the entire subject again. 
  • Science and technology topic is particularly significant for the UP and Bihar Judiciary Exams.
  • You need to study and solve questions from Lucent GK to get an idea about the type of questions.


Is there any recommended newspaper for GK Preparation for Judiciary exams?

One can read any good newspaper for while preparing for GK section. Usually, The Hindu is preferred by judiciary exam aspirants due to its precise and concise articles.

How are Judiciary Exams Question Papers useful in preparing for the GK section?

It will help you to learn more about the test format and the difficulty level of the test. Also, you can improve your speed, performance, and knowledge about the type of topics asked in the exam.

Which is the best book for GK preparation for Judiciary Exams?

Lucent GK is one of the best books for GK preparation for Judiciary Exams.

What are the important topics that I need to prepare for GK section for Judiciary Exams?

The important topics for GK section are History, Geography, Economics, Polity, and Current affairs.

How can I better prepare for GK for Judiciary Exams?

You can follow the expert preparation tips to enhance your preparation levels for the GK section. Also, you can solve previous year papers and mock tests to test your preparation levels.