Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 11-08-2017 General Awareness (Shift-1)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 11-08-2017 (Shift-1)


(General Awareness)


QID : 26  - Which of the following rate is charged by banks to their most credit worthy customers?

Options:
1) Prime Lending Rate
2) Statutory Liquidity Rate 
3) Bank Rate
4) Repo Rate
Correct Answer: Prime Lending Rate
QID : 27  - Medium term loans are provided for a period of _____.

Options:
1) 1 year to 2 years
2) 15 months to 3 years 
3) 15 months to 4 years
4) 1 year to 3 years
Correct Answer: 1 year to 3 years
QID : 28  - Which of the following is a feature of federal Government?

Options:
1) Supremacy of Parliament
2) Supremacy of Judiciary
3) Division of powers between federal and state Government
4) Single citizenship
Correct Answer: Division of powers between federal and state Government
QID : 29  - Under which article, President of India can proclaim financial emergency?

Options:
1) Article 32
2) Article 349
3) Article 360
4) Article 355
Correct Answer: Article 360

QID : 30  - Who was the founder of the Ghadar Party?

Options:
1) Basant Kumar Biswas
2) Sohan Singh Bhakna
3) Ram Prasad Bismil
4) Bhagat Singh
Correct Answer: Sohan Singh Bhakna
QID : 31  - In which year (in AD) was the East India Company established?

Options:
1) 1664

2) 1632

3) 1600

4) 1608
Correct Answer: 1600
QID : 32  - Himalayan mountain range falls under which type of mountains? 

Options:
1) Block Mountain
2) Residual Mountain 
3) Accumulated Mountain
4) Fold Mountain
Correct Answer: Fold Mountain
QID : 33  - 'Norwesters' are thunder storms which are prominent in _____.

Options:
1) India and Bhutan
2) Bhutan and Nepal
3) India and Bangladesh
4) Bangladesh and Myanmar
Correct Answer: India and Bangladesh
QID : 34  - UV rays coming from Sun, majorly causes which cancer? 

Options:
1) Lungs cancer
2) Liver cancer
3) Mouth cancer
4) Skin cancer
Correct Answer: Skin cancer
QID : 35  - Which of the following is the largest mammal?

Options:
1) Whale
2) Rhinoceros
3) Elephant
4) Human
Correct Answer: Whale
QID : 36  - What is the full form of RNA?

Options:
1) Ribonucleic Acid 
2) Ribonitric Acid
3) Ribonutrient Acid
4) Reverse Nucleic Acid
Correct Answer: Ribonucleic Acid 
QID : 37  - At which of the following place, weight of an object is maximum?

Options:
1) At poles
2) At equator
3) At tropic of Capricorn
4) At tropic of cancer
Correct Answer: At poles
QID : 38  - What is the SI unit of temperature?

Options:
1) Kelvin
2) Joule
3) Celsius
4) Fahrenheit
Correct Answer: Kelvin
QID : 39  - Netscape Navigator is a _____.

Options:
1) graphical user interface
2) programming language
3) web browser
4) processor
Correct Answer: web browser
QID : 40  - What is nature of pH of Milk?

Options:
1) Slightly Acidic
2) Slightly Basic 
3) Highly Acidic
4) Highly Basic
Correct Answer: Slightly Acidic
QID : 41  - Which among the following is not an example of emulsion?

Options:
1) Chocolate-Milk

2) Butter
3) Whipped Cream
4) Curd
Correct Answer: Curd
QID : 42  - Kyoto Protocol's (an international treaty to reduce greenhouse gas emissions) first meeting was held at which country?

  Options:
1) USA 
2) Germany
3) Japan
4) Switzerland
Correct Answer: Japan
QID : 43  - 'Lucky Grahak Yojana' and 'Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana' to give cash awards to the customers and merchants was launched by which government body?

Options:
1) National Institution for Transforming India
2) National Payments Corporation of India
3) Financial Stability and Development Council
4) Reserve Bank of India
Correct Answer: National Institution for Transforming India
QID : 44  - Who among the following devised the technique IVF (In vitro Fertilization)? 

Options:
1) Sir Frank Whittle
2) Robert Edwards
3) Edward Jenner
4) Dr. Martin Cooper
 Correct Answer: Robert Edwards
QID : 45  - 'Wimbledon' is a place associated with which of the following sports?

Options:
1) Lawn tennis
2) Badminton
3) Hockey
4) Cricket
Correct Answer: Lawn tennis
QID : 46  - 

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Options:
1) 1-c, 2-a, 3-b, 4-d

2) 1-b, 2-a, 3-d, 4-c

3) 1-d, 2-c, 3-b, 4-a

4) 1-b, 2-c, 3-a, 4-d
Correct Answer: 1-c, 2-a, 3-b, 4-d
QID : 47  - Who is the recipient of Arjuna Award 2016 in the field of athletics?

Options:
1) Vikas Gowda
2) Lalita Babar
3) Neeraj Chopra 
4) Seema Punia
Correct Answer: Lalita Babar
QID : 48  - Six Machine (I Don’t Like Cricket … . I Love It)' is an autobiography of which famous batsman?

Options:
1) Virat Kohli
2) AB De Velliers
3) Chris Gayle
4) Tillakaratne Dilshan
Correct Answer: Chris Gayle
QID : 49  - Which country is headed towards a confrontation over Gibraltar with Spain?

Options:
1) France
2) Morocco
3) Germany
4) United Kingdom
Correct Answer: United Kingdom
QID : 50  - Which country has banned 'Facebook' ?

Options:
1) China
2) Bhutan
3) Nepal
4) Pakistan
Correct Answer: China