Comprehensive, concise and updated are the words that can be used to describe this edition of General Science by Magbook. Meant for competitive exams of UPSC and SPSC, this book does a wonderful job at providing its readers with precise information on the subjects of physics, chemistry, biology and science & technology. Every section of the book is sub-divided into number of chapters, covering the difficult topics under each section. The book focuses extensively on environmental issues such as health, pollution, nutrition, deforestation, effects of industrialisation, etc. Covering general science, with an overview of core science, this book is a solid resource for civil service aspirants. Consistently rated high, this book is largely opted by the students appearing for competitive exams of PCS, CDS, Law, etc.
The science & technology section of the book is filled with current research and developments in the fields of nuclear, atomic space, defence, biotechnology and information technology. At the end of every chapter, students are presented with practice exercises to test their knowledge of the topic. Apart from this, there are five sets of solved questions at the end of the book that give the students an idea about what to expect in their exams, the perspectives they have to think from and the way in which they have to answer the questions. This is a fantastic book by Arihant publications that can help students prepare better for their examination and score well. Full of information on science and development, this book also contains information on Indian history, politics, governance and Indian national movement, making it a must buy.