Science
General Knowledge

Science(Various Branches)

Science is the field of study concerned with discovering and describing the world around us by observing and experimenting Biology,chemistry, and physics are all other branches. Boost your general
knowledge by learning about various branches.



A

Acoustics : The study of sound and sound waves.
Agrostology : The study of grasses.
Anatomy : The science of the structure study of the animal / human body learnt by dissection.
Astronautics : A science dealing with space travel & space vehicles.
Astronomy : The study of heavenly bodies (planets).

B

Biology : The science of living organisms.
Botany : The science of the plant kingdom.
Bryology : The study of mosses.

C

Cardiology : A branch of medicine dealing with heart.
Chemistry : The study of elements, their behaviour and laws of their
combination, etc.
Cosmetology : The study of cosmetics and their use.

D

Dactylogy : The study of fingerprints.
Dietetics : The study of diet and nutrition.

E

Endocrinology : The study of glands.

L

Lithology : The study of the characteristics of rocks.

M

Mycology : Concerned with fungi and fungal diseases.

N

Nephrology : A branch of medicine dealing with kidney diseases.

O

Oncology : Study dealing with tumours.
Orology : The study of mountains.

P

Paediatrics : A branch of medicine dealing with child diseases.



Pathology : A branch of medicine that deals with etiologies,mechanisms and manifestation of diseases.
Psychiatry : The study & treatment of mental & emotional disorders.

R

Radiology : A branch of medical science dealing with the use of x-rays for diagnosis and treatment.
Rheumatology : The study of small joints in human body.

S

Seismology : The study of earthquakes & related phenomena.

T

Theology : The study of religions.

V

Virology : The branch that deals with viruses.

Z

Zoology : A branch of biology that deals with animal life.
Zymology : A study that deals with the process of fermentation.



If Some branches of science has been missed then let us know in comment box below.

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RBI
General Knowledge

RBI GOVERNORS LIST

We are here with list of RBI Governors over the years from 1935 till date. Have a look at it.

1) Sir Osborne Smith (1 April 1935 – 30 June 1937)

2) Sir James Braid Taylor (1 July 1937 – 17 February 1943)

3) Sir C. D. Deshmukh (11 August 1943 – 30 June 1949)

4) Sir Benegal Rama Rau (1 July 1949 – 14 January 1957)



5) K. G. Ambegaonkar (14 January 1957 – 28 February 1957)

6) H. V. R. Iyengar (1 March 1957 – 28 February 1962)

7) P. C. Bhattacharya (1 March 1962 – 30 June 1967)

8) L. K. Jha (1 July 1967 – 3 May 1970)

9) B. N. Adarkar (4 May 1970 – 15 June 1970)

10) S. Jagannathan (16 June 1970 – 19 May 1975)

11) N. C. Sen Gupta (19 May 1975 – 19 August 1975)

12) K. R. Puri (20 August 1975 – 2 May 1977)

13) M. Narasimham (3 May 1977 – 30 November 1977)

14) Dr. I. G. Patel (1 December 1977 – 15 September 1982)

15) Dr. Manmohan Singh (16 September 1982 – 14 January 1985)

16) A. Ghosh (15 January 1985 – 4 February 1985)

17) R. N. Malhotra (4 February 1985 – 22 December 1990)

18) S. Venkitaramanan (22 December 1990 – 21 December 1992)

19) Dr. C. Rangarajan (22 December 1992 – 21 November 1997)

20) Dr. Bimal Jalan (22 November 1997 – 6 September 2003)

21) Dr. Y. V. Reddy (6 September 2003 – 5 September 2008)

22) Dr. D. Subbarao (6 September 2008 – 3 September 2013)

23) Dr. Raghuram G. Rajan (4 September 2013- 3 September 2016)

24) Urjit Patel (4 September 2016 – 11 December 2018)

25) Shri Shaktikanta Das (12 December 2018 to date)



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