Exam Paper SSC CGL 2016 : Held on 01-09-2016 General Awareness (Morning Shift)
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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2016 : Held on 01-09-2016
General Awareness (Morning Shift)
Question 26.The minimum short-term natural hazard is __________ .
3) volcanic eruption
4) bolt of lightning
Correct Answer: bolt of
Question 27.DOTS is a treatment given to patients suffering from _________ .
Question 28.Which dynasty was ruling in Vijaynagar empire at the time of the Battle of Talikota?
Correct Answer: Tuluva
Question 29.Which of the following Sultans died while playing Polo or Chaugan?
1) Qutb-ud-din Aibak
4) Nasiruddin Muhammad
Question 30.Molten rock below the surface of the earth is called __________ .
Correct Answer: Magma
Question 31.Magnesium is a constituent metal of __________ .
1) Chlorophyll molecule
Correct Answer: Chlorophyll molecule
Question 32.Which one among the following components is used as an amplifying device?
Question 33.A __________ is an agreement between the communicating parties on how communication is to proceed.
Correct Answer: Protocol
Question 34.Name the gas used in preparation of bleaching powder
Question 35.The depletion in Ozone layer is caused by ___________ .
1) Nitrous oxide
2) Carbon dioxide
Question 36.Sariska and Ranthambore are the reserves for which of the following
Correct Answer: Tiger
Question 37.The prestigious 'Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding' is instituted by
1) National Centre for Art and Culture
2) Department of Youth and Sports
3) Nehru Memorial Museum
4) Indian Council for Cultural Relations
Correct Answer: Indian
Council for Cultural Relations
Question 38.Phosphorus is kept in water because
1) its ignition temperature is very high
2) its ignition temperature is very low
3) its critical temperature is high
4) its critical temperature is low
Correct Answer: its
ignition temperature is very low
Question 39.The famous Dilwara temples of Mount Abu are a sacred pilgrimage place for the
Correct Answer: Jains
Question 40.The unit of measurement of noise is
Correct Answer: Decibel
Question 41.The commonly used coolant in refrigerators is
Correct Answer: Freon
Question 42.The complete form of 'IC' in electronics is
1) Internal circuit
2) Independent circuit
3) Integrated circuit
4) Inbuilt circuit
Question 43.Who among the following did Gandhiji regard as his political Guru?
1) Mahadev Desai
2) Dayanand Saraswati
3) Acharya Narendra Dev
4) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
Correct Answer: Gopal
Question 44.Which of the following constitutional Amendment Act, deals with the Elementary Education as a Fundamental Right?
1) 84th Amendment Act
2) 85th Amendment Act
3) 86th Amendment Act
4) 87th Amendment Act
Correct Answer: 86th
Question 45.The World's largest island is
3) New Guinea
Question 46.Sea water is saltier than rain water because
1) Sea animals are salt producing
2) The air around the sea is saltish
3) Rivers wash away salts from earth and pour them into the sea
4) Sea beds have salt producing mines
Correct Answer: Rivers
wash away salts from earth and pour them into the sea
Question 47.Pannalal Ghosh played which of the following musical instruments?
Correct Answer: Flute
Question 48.Rio Summit is associated with
1) Convention on Biological Diversity
2) Green house gases
3) Ozone depletion
4) Wet lands
Convention on Biological Diversity
Question 49.Polyploidy arises due to change in the
1) number of chromatids
2) structure of genes
3) number of chromosomes
4) structure of chromosomes
Correct Answer: number of chromosomes
Question 50.Which South Korean author in May 2016 won the 2016 Man Booker International Prize for her novel 'The Vegetarian'?
1) Han Kang
2) Yiyun Li
3) Tami Hoag
4) Taya Zinkin
Correct Answer: Han Kang
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