Uttar Pradesh being the most populous state of this country which is now developing at the higher rate in the field of education, infrastructure, economics etc. and creating many job opportunities there. Thus, helping people through employment as a result it is raising their living standards. Cities like Prayaag (Allahabad) and Kashi (Banaras) are also being modified by the government therefore, promoting tourism in the state. This state is the largest producer of food grains among all states in India and accounted for about 17.83 per cent share in the country’s total food grain. General Knowledge of Uttar Pradesh is essential for various competitive examinations and especially for the students who are appearing for Uttar Pradesh Public Service commission (UPPSC) and other state level examinations The current edition of ‘Know Your State – Uttar Pradesh’ gives the detailed study of History, Geography, Economy, Polity, Art & Culture, Center and State government welfare schemes and Current Affairs of Uttar Pradesh. A systematic Chapter wise study will mark improvement in the performance of the students, moreover Tables, boxes and figures gives better representation for memorizing the main points. More than 1100 MCQs have been provided at the end of each chapter that helps in understanding and preparing the subject at the exam point-of-view level. This book comes a quick, relevant and easy route for achieving in the examination. TABLE OF CONTENT Uttar Pradesh: Basic Information, Ancient History of Uttar Pradesh, Medieval History of Uttar Pradesh, Modern History of Uttar Pradesh, Geographical Features of Uttar Pradesh, Climate Soil of Uttar Pradesh, Rivers and Drainage System of Uttar Pradesh, Agriculture of Uttar Pradesh, Irrigation of Uttar Pradesh, Animal Husbandry in Uttar Pradesh, Natural Vegetation of Uttar Pradesh, National Park and Wildlife Sanctuaries of Uttar Pradesh, Energy Resources in Uttar Pradesh, Mineral Resources of Uttar Pradesh, Transport System in Uttar Pradesh, Formation and Administrative Structure of Uttar Pradesh, Local Self Government in Uttar Pradesh, District of Uttar Pradesh, Historical and Tourist Places of Uttar Pradesh, Religious and Other Tourist Places of Uttar Pradesh, Language and Literature of Uttar Pradesh, Art and Craft of Uttar Pradesh, Fairs and Festivals of Uttar Pradesh, Education and Health in Uttar Pradesh, Sports in Uttar Pradesh, Castes and Tribes of the Uttar Pradesh, Demographic Profile of Uttar Pradesh, Social Welfare Schemes, Current Affairs.