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  1. Constitutional name: People's Republic of Bangladesh.
  2. Nationality: Bangladeshi.
  3. Capital: Dhaka.
  4. Economic capital: Chattogram.
  5. Government system: Parliamentary Government.
  6. Parliament: Jatiyo Sangsad (House of The Nation).
  7. Time Zone: GMT +6.
  8. Total area: 1,47,570 square kilometers.
  9. Total boundary: 5138 km.
  10. Total boundary: boundary length 5138 km, with India 4144 km and with Myanmar 283 km. Total land boundary: 4144 + 283 = 4427 km. Total Marine boundary: 711 km.

  1. Political water boundary: 12 nautical miles (1 N.M. = 1.85 mile).
  2. Economic Marine line: 200 nautical miles (370 km).
  3. Number of undivided rivers: 57 (54 with India and 3 with Myanmar).
  4. Number of Sea Port: 3 (Chattogram, Mongla and Paira).
  5. Number of international airport: 3 (Dhaka Chattogram and Sylhet).
  6. Number of cadet college: 12 (3 girls; Mymensingh, Feni and Joipurhat).
  7. Position in the world: 8th by population.
  8. Population density: 1090 (economic report 2018).
  9. Per capita income: 1888 US $.
  10. Average age: 70.6 years.

  1. Rate of population growth: 1.37%.
  2. Central Bank: Bangladesh Bank.
  3. Population: 15 crore 89 lakh (4th in Muslim world and 5th in Asia).
  4. Average temperature of Bangladesh during summer: 27.80°C.
  5. Average temperature of Bangladesh during winter: 20.10°C.
  6. Hottest month in Bangladesh: April.
  7. Coolest month in Bangladesh: January.
  8. Average yearly rainfall of Bangladesh: 203 cm.
  9. The highest amount of rainfalls place: Srimangal of Sylhet.
  10. The lowest amount of rainfalls place: Lalpur of Natore.

  1. Highest peak of Bangladesh: Bijoy Tazindong (3185 feet).
  2. Type of Democracy: multi parties Democracy.
  3. State language: Bangla, English second language.
  4. Geographical situation: 20°34' from north 26°38' north latitude and 88°07' from east 92°41' east longitude.
  5. Division: Eight- 1. Dhaka, 2. Chattogram, 3. Rajshahi, 4. Khulna, 5. Barishal, 6. Sylhet, 7. Rangpur & 8. Mymensingh.
  6. Metropoliton city: six- 1. Dhaka 2. Chattagram 3. Khulna 4. Rajshahi 5. Barisal 6. Sylhet.
  7. District: 64.
  8. Upazila: 492.
  9. Police station: 650.
  10. Municipality (Pourosova) 328.

  1. Union: 4562.
  2. Village: 87,191.
  3. City corporation: 11.
  4. Most densely populated city: Dhaka.
  5. Least densely populated city: Bandarban (65 per square kilometre).
  6. Rain: much- Lalkhan in Sylhet, less- Lalpur in Natore.
  7. Crescent Lake: situated in Sher-E-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka.
  8. The Antipodol situated near Chili: South Pacific Ocean.
  9. The greatest sea beach of the world: Cox's Bazar sea beach.
  10. The position of Bangladesh according to area in the world: 90th.

  1. Vangivalley situated in Rangamati fluided by Kaptai Lake is a valley.
  2. Bolisia Valley is situated in: Moulvibazar.
  3. Halda Valley: Khagrachhari.
  4. Sangu Valley: Chattogram.
  5. Mainymuki Valley: Rangamati District.
  6. Borendro Museum was established on 16 December, 1910.
  7. The second largest land bridge in Bangladesh is Jamuna Bridge, length 4.8 k.m. inaugurated 23 June 1998 by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
  8. Pile in Jamuna Bridge: 121. Pillar in: 50; Span in: 49.
  9. The greatest land bridge in Bangladesh Padma Bridge. Length: 6.15 km; Width: 18.5; Piller: 66; Span: 41; Pile of Padma Bridge 264.
  10. The chief engineer of Jamuna Bridge project is: Steve Pollard (England).

  1. Regular Army in Bangladesh: was formed on 21 November 1972.
  2. President is the chief commander of arm-forces of Bangladesh.
  3. C-in-C of freedom fight is: General Ataul Goni Osmani.
  4. The rank of chief of Army: General.
  5. The rank of chief of Naval Force: Admiral.
  6. The rank of chief of Air Force: Air Chief Marshal.
  7. The rank of chief of Border Guard Bangladesh: Mohaporichalok (Director General).
  8. The Headquarters of Border Guard Bangladesh: Pilkhana in Dhaka.
  9. Only weapon making factory in Bangladesh situated in: Gazipur.
  10. Headquarters of Army: Kurmitola in Bangladesh.

  1. The established of Bengal Regiment: Tiger Goni.
  2. Training Academy of Air Force: Jashore Airport.
  3. Naval Academy: Jaldia in Chattogram.
  4. Mirtul Academy of Bangladesh: Dhaka Senanibash.
  5. The symbol of Army of Bangladesh: Two swords formed a X sign and the national flower above the X sign in an angular position.
  6. Slogan of Bangladesh Army- Somore Amra, Shantite Amra, Sorbotro Mora Desher Tore (In pace, in war, we are everyone for our country). (সমরে আমরা, শান্তিতে আমরা, সর্বত্র মোরা দেশের তরে)।
  7. The symbol of Navy of Bangladesh: A water lily above the anchor with its rope.
  8. Slogan of Bangladesh Navy- Shantite, Songrame, Somudre Durjoy (In war and peace invincide at sea). (শান্তিতে সংগ্রামে সমুদ্রে দুর্জয়)।
  9. Symbol of Bangladesh Air Force: Flying Eagle and water lily.
  10. Slogan of Bangladesh air force- Banglar Akash Rakhibo Mukto (We will keep the sky of Bangladesh free from enemies). (বাংলার আকাশ রাখিব মুক্ত)।

  1. The title of three star General of Inspector General of Police is renewed: 9 January 2012.
  2. Black gold valuable khonij resource is available at Cox's Bazar sea beach of Bangladesh. It has Jikron, Monajite, Lionite etc.
  3. White gold: Chingri resource of Bangladesh.
  4. Banglapedia: First encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Language, Bangla and English).
  5. Father of Bangla Film: Hiralal Sen
  6. HR-1642: It is the name of a finance bill of American Congress to help finance to prevent emergency state of Bangladesh without any condition.
  7. HR-1646: It is the name of a finance bill of American Congress of remove arsenic from water and to serve the attacked people in Bangladesh.
  8. The direct boundary of Bangladesh with Myanmar and India is: 4427 km.
  9. Bangladesh has boundary with Indian province: 5 namely West Bengal, Asam, Magaloy, Tripura, Mikoram.
  10. Bangladesh Boundary: North: West Bengal, Meghaloy and Asam, East: Asam, Tripura, Mijoram and Mayanmar, West: West Bengal, South: Bay of Bengal.

  1. Rangamati district of Bangladesh has contact with two Countries.
  2. The chief artist of Bangladesh map is: Artist Kamrul Hasan.
  3. Major James Ranal made first map of Bangladesh.
  4. Rogu Nondon of Nobodip made first Ponjika in Bangla.
  5. The thana in North of Bangladesh: Tetuliya.
  6. The place in South of Bangladesh: Saint Martin.
  7. Banglabandha is situated on the bank of Mahanandha river.
  8. The greatest district of Bangladesh: Rangamati (6116 square kilometre).
  9. The smallest district: Meherpur (716 square kilometre).
  10. The greatest thana of Bangladesh: Shamnagor.

  1. The greatest division in area of Bangladesh: Chattogram (33,771 square kilometre).
  2. The smallest division in area: Mymensingh (10,668.68 square kilometre)
  3. The smallest Thana of Bangladesh: Wari (Dhaka) 1.80 square kilometre.
  4. The village of north: Jainir Joat.
  5. Napit Khali Valley is located in Cox's Bazar.
  6. The only waterfall of Bangladesh: Madobkundo waterfall located at Borolekha thana in Moulvibazar.
  7. Jaflong is located in Sylhet district.
  8. The hot water fountain of Bangladesh is located in Himsori Hill.
  9. Chandromukhi Tilla is located at Lalmai lalmai hill in Cumilla.
  10. Chalonbill is located in Natore, Sirajgonj and Pabna district, Tamabill is located in Sylhet.

  1. The name of three big bills of Bangladesh are Chalonbill, Dakatiya Bill, and Tamabil.
  2. The greatest village of Bangladesh (also world) is Baniyachong located at Hobigonj.
  3. The time of Bangladesh from Greenwich mean time is +6 hours.
  4. The meaning of Bango-Basin is Bangokat Bangladesh formed by Ocean where sediment falls is known as Bango-Basin.
  5. The greatest B-Island of the world is Bangladesh.
  6. The greatest B-Island of Bangladesh is the Sundarbans.
  7. Maheshkhali Island is located at Baskhali river in Cox's Bazar district.
  8. The greatest Island of Bangladesh is: Bhola 3,403 square kilometre.
  9. In the South corner of Bangladesh: Saint Martin's Island is located.
  10. The another name of Bhola district is: Shahbazpur Island.

  1. Hiron Point and Tiger Point are situated in the south of the Sundarbans.
  2. Elephant point is located at Cox's Bazar district.
  3. Great Sea-port of Bangladesh is Chattogram.
  4. The Sundarban is declared as a old heritage sight by UNESCO.
  5. Chattogram Sea-port is called the Entrance of Bangladesh.
  6. The greatest landports of Bangladesh are: 1st Benapole, 2nd Hily, 3rd Banglabandha, 4th Sona mosjid.
  7. Vision-2008: It is a program of Bangladesh to acquire 10,000 crore annually by selling Frozen food.
  8. The names of three young winners of Everest of Bangladesh are: Abdullah+Al-Moid, Md. Ashraful Haque, Aynal Haque.
  9. The first mobile children's park of Bangladesh is: Ananda goumi.
  10. 50-mile formula: It is a process of road and railway network expension and modernism surrounding 50-mile radius around capital in order to decrease traffic jam in the capital which is called 50-mile formula.

  1. The proposed road addition of Bangladesh government with Mayanmar is: Mayanmar-Bangladesh Friendship Day.
  2. The name of liberation war museum in Dhaka Senanibash is: Bijoy Keton.
  3. The first non-government radio of Bangladesh is: Radio Metrowave.
  4. Bangladesh approves CTBT 7 March 2000.
  5. Vision-2020: It is a name of project to remove blindness from Bangladesh within 2020.
  6. Samunnato Sadhinata: It is the name of a gate of martyred member of armed forces in liberation War in Dhaka Senanibash.
  7. Surjo Keton: It is the name of a statue of martyred railway workers in liberation war in Kamalapur Railway Station.
  8. Hill Tracts Peace Treaty of chattogram was signed on 2 December 1997.
  9. The treaty of water distribution of Ganges was signed on 12 December 1996.
  10. Bangla Town: It is the name of a street (Brick Lane) in the East end of London.

  1. Islami Bank and Grameen Bank were established in 1983.
  2. The first bank of NGO sector is BRAC Bank Limited.
  3. The number of shipping corporation passengers bearing ships is 26.
  4. The first commercial ship of Bangladesh is Pioneer of Bengal.
  5. Rangamati district of Bangladesh is directly connected with Dhaka by river.
  6. To Sea-ports of Bangladesh are Chattogram and Mongla.
  7. Total airports of Bangladesh are: 10.
  8. The greatest capacity of bearing passengers: Bowing-747 ship.
  9. The first woman pilot of Bangladesh Air is: Kaniz Fatema Rokhsana.
  10. The most arsenic free upazila of Bangladesh is: Saharasti, Chandpur.

  1. Bayannor Michil is a film about great soldier, Saheed Abul Borkat of Language Movement.
  2. The first modern forsenic laboratory of Bangladesh is in Chattogram (from December 2009).
  3. The anniversary of Jagannath University is on 20 October.
  4. The greatest number of Majar (Tomb) of Bangladesh is in chattogram 609, 2nd in Sylhet 290. N.B. Bandorban and Rangamati district have no Majar.
  5. Durjoy Voirob is a sculpture built for the remembers of martyred freedom fighters.
  6. Bangladesh inaugurates Wimax, a wireless Internet technology on 21 July in 2009.
  7. Bangladesh wins first Test Series in the foreign land on July in 2009 against West Indies.
  8. The number of local bird species of Bangladesh is 388 (Birds living here from other countries are 244).
  9. The Institute of Bangladesh Marine Technology is established in 1948 (Narayangonj).
  10. Former Finance Minister M. Saifur Rahman declared maximum 12 budgets.

  1. Dhaka University Power Research Centre inaugurated Solar Water Power Pump through local technology.
  2. The quantity of lead in the year of Dhaka mega city is greater than all other mega cities of the World.
  3. The first birth of testtube baby outside Dhaka is in Cumilla on 12 September 2009.
  4. The first team museum of Bangladesh is inaugurated at Sreemongol in Moulvibazar on 16 September 2009.
  5. The name of joint naral front between Bangladesh and England is: Somudro Torongo for 5 days.
  6. Camilla Centre of Bangladesh Radio starts telecasting its own programme on 15 may 2009.
  7. Camilla Centre of Bangladesh Radio starts its compel programme on 13 may 2009.
  8. The first bio-gas village of Bangladesh is Tikuriya (Haluaghat, mymenshingh).
  9. Oxford University Doctorate Degree Fazle Hasan Abed of Bangladesh on 24 June 2009.
  10. The first internal container naval terminal of the country is going to be built at Pangao of Keranigonj in Dhaka.

  1. Train begins travelling in the route of Narayangonj and Joydebpur on 13 June 2009 (Turag Express).
  2. Western Marine shipyard began its activities in 1994 (It began activities for shipping form 2000).
  3. The first and only physiotherapy college of Bangladesh is located at Mohakhali in Dhaka. Its name is Bangladesh College of Physiotherapy. Founded on 10 June 2009.
  4. Tipaimukh Dam is located at the distance of 100 k.m. from border of Sylhet district of Bangladesh.
  5. Rangmati district is the only border of Bangladesh with India and Mayanmar.
  6. Bangladesh was divided into 11 sectors during the Liberation War ordered by Tajuddin Ahamed.
  7. General Ataul Goni Osmani divided Bangladesh into 11 sector during the Liberation War.
  8. The National song of Bangladesh has been taken from Sarobitan.
  9. The founder of Grameen Bank is Professor Dr. Mohammad Yonus.
  10. The founder of BRAC is Fazle Hasan Abed.

  1. The first woman secretary of Bangladesh is Jakia Sultana.
  2. Bangladesh gained the status of ODI match on 15 June 1997.
  3. Bangladesh played first ODI match against Kenya 1997.
  4. Bangladesh ODI match first win (23th match) 17 may 1998 Kenya.
  5. Bangladesh win 100th ODI match against Afghanistan (315th match) 1 October 2016.
  6. Bangladesh gained the status of test match on 26 June 2000.
  7. Bangladesh played first test match against India 10-14 November 2000 in Dhaka.
  8. Bangladesh win first test match 35th 6-10 January 2005 against Zimbabuwe.
  9. Bangladesh played 100th test match against Sri Lanka 15-19 March 2017 in Sri Lanka.
  10. Bangladesh played 100th test match and win 9th against Sri Lanka 15-19 March 2017.

  1. The woman cricket team of Bangladesh gained the status of One Day Cricket on 24 November in 2011.
  2. Bangladesh women team win first ODI match on 26 November 2011 against Ireland.
  3. The first Twenty-20 cricket of Bangladesh gains ranking of ICC 20 July 2012.
  4. Bangladesh won Twenty-20 series over Ireland as 3-0 21 July 2012.
  5. Bangladesh awarded citizenship to a foreigner for serving humanity- Mother Teresa.
  6. Length of Cox's Bazar Sea-beach: 120 k.m.
  7. First feature film of Bangladesh- Mukh O Mukhos (Mouth and Mask).
  8. The river dividing Bangladesh and Mayanmar- The Naf.
  9. Intellectual Day is observed on- 14 December.
  10. Sculptor of the statue Awoparjito Swadhinata- Shamin Sikdar.

  1. India has borders with 5 province of Bangladesh- West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram.
  2. South Talpatti is situated in the conduit of Hariavanga river.
  3. Bangladesh government has three divisions- legislative, administrative and judicial.
  4. Bangladesh constitution has 153 paragraphs.
  5. Bangladesh is 32nd member of Commonwealth.
  6. The smallest district- Meherpur
  7. The map of Bangladesh was first dreamt by James Rennel.
  8. The designer of Bangladeshi flag- Kamrul Hasan; its measurement- 10:6/5:3.
  9. The writer of the sporting anthem of Bangladesh- Selima Rahman.
  10. The flag of Bangladesh was first lifted- on 2 March 1971.

  1. Sculptor of the Jatyo Sangsad- Louis I Kahn.
  2. The first of the Arabian countries to recognise Bangladesh- Iraq.
  3. The Italian citizen who died in the War of Liberation of Bangladesh- Mother Mario.
  4. Operation Searchlight was conducted upon the Bangalees by the Pakistan Army at midnight on 25 March 1971.
  5. BLF was known as- Mujib Bahini
  6. Sheikh Mujib is entitled with the Father of the Nation by A.S.M Abdur Rob 3 March 1971, Paltan field.
  7. Sheikh Mujib was entitled to Bangabandhu- by Tofael Ahmed 23 February 1967, Racecourse field.
  8. Amar Vier Rokte Rangano Ekushey February- The song was written by Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury, rhymed by Altaf Mahammad and sung by Abdul Latif.
  9. The first permanent female representative of Bangladesh in the United Nation is Ismat Jahan.
  10. First private terrestrial TV channel- Ekushey TV 10 May 2000.

  1. First satellite TV channel- ATN Bangla, 15 July 1997.
  2. Bangladesh is the 136th member of the United Nations.
  3. Operation Sobuj Bangla was run by- Coast Guard.
  4. Onirban Jet is situated at- Cumilla.
  5. Total border line district of Bangladesh is 32, with India 30, with Myanmar 3.
  6. Both India and Myanmar are with Bandarban district.
  7. Four medals commenced for future war heroism- Bir Sorbottom, Bir Mrityunjoyi, Bir Chironjib and Bir Durjoy.
  8. First President of Bangladesh cricket board: A.H.M Mostofa Kamal.
  9. The first Bangladeshi to win FIFA Merit Award- Major (Ret.) Hafiz Uddin.
  10. Tech Bangla is an organisation formed with Bangladeshis living abroad.

  1. Operation Cleanheart was conducted by the joint forces on 16 October 2000.
  2. Dr. Muhammad Yunus was entitled Global Hero white award- Mahatma Gandhi Award.
  3. Banglapedia was published by- Asiatic Society.
  4. Tiger Point is in- The Sundarbans.
  5. Hiron Point is in- The Sundarbans.
  6. Elephant point is in- Cox's Bazar.
  7. Zero point is situated- in front of GPO.
  8. Frozen food known as Trust sector, Shrimp resources as white gold and mineral resources as Black gold.
  9. Area of Bangladesh- 1,47,570 square kilometre.
  10. The number of cantonment in Bangladesh- 30.

  1. The most budget presenter- M. Saifur Rahman.
  2. Present name of the Ministry of Establishment- Ministry of Public Administration.
  3. The fifth amendment of our constitution was announced illegal- on 2 February 2010.
  4. The 7th amendment was announced illegal on- 26 August 2010.
  5. The 13th amendment was announced illegal on- 16 may 2011.
  6. The 17th amendment was passed 8 July 2018.
  7. Present name of Dhaka Sheraton Hotel- Intercontinental.
  8. 32nd Chess Champion- Rani Hamid. The name of Rani Hamid was included in the Guinness book for her record 18 times win in the national Chess Championship.
  9. Tri-Nation Cricket Series-2018 Champion- Sri Lanka and runner up Bangladesh.

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সাধারণ জ্ঞান প্রস্তুতি : বাংলাদেশ বিষয়াবলী

সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশ পরিচিতি, ছিটমহল, জনসংখ্যা ও উপজাতি। ভৌগোলিক অবস্থান ও ভূপ্রকৃতি। ইতিহাস, মুক্তিযুদ্ধ ও স্বাধীনতা। বাংলাদেশের মহান বিজয় দিবস। বিদ্যুৎ, জ্বালানী ও খনিজ সম্পদ। আঘাত হানা ঘূর্ণিঝড়, আবহাওয়া, জলবায়ু ও গুরুত্বপূর্ণ সীমান্ত। যোগাযোগ ব্যবস্থা। নদ-নদী, নদ-নদীর সংখ্যা ও পরিচিতি। সমুদ্র সৈকত, দ্বীপ ও চর। শিক্ষা তথ্য। বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়সমূহের প্রতিষ্ঠাকাল। শিল্প ও বাণিজ্য। সরকারি কর্ম কমিশন। বাঁধ, বিল ও ঝরনা। চর্যাপদ। কাজী নজরুল ইসলামের পরিচয়। মাইকেল মধুসূদন দত্তের অবদান।

সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশ পরিচিতি, ছিটমহল, জনসংখ্যা ও উপজাতি সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের ভৌগোলিক অবস্থান ও ভূপ্রকৃতি সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের ইতিহাস, মুক্তিযুদ্ধ ও স্বাধীনতা বাংলাদেশের মহান বিজয় দিবস। ১৬ ডিসেম্বর : বিজয় লাভ সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের বিদ্যুৎ, জ্বালানী ও খনিজ সম্পদ সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের আঘাত হানা ঘূর্ণিঝড়, আবহাওয়া, জলবায়ু ও গুরুত্বপূর্ণ সীমান্ত সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের যোগাযোগ ব্যবস্থা সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের নদ-নদী। বাংলাদেশের নদ-নদীর সংখ্যা ও পরিচিতি সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের সমুদ্র সৈকত, দ্বীপ ও চর সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের শিক্ষা তথ্য। বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়সমূহের প্রতিষ্ঠাকাল সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের শিল্প ও বাণিজ্য সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশ সরকারি কর্ম কমিশন সাধারণ জ্ঞান বাংলাদেশের বাঁধ, বিল ও ঝরনা চর্যাপদ কি? চর্যাপদ আবিষ্কার এর ইতিহাস। কাজী নজরুল ইসলামের পরিচয়। জাতীয় কবি কাজী নজরুল ইসলামের এক নজরে জীবনপঞ্জি। বাংলা নাটকে মাইকেল মধুসূদন দত্তের অবদান আলোচনা কর