Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 General Awareness (Shift-1)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 (Shift-1)


(General Awareness)


QID : 26 - The closest example of a centrally planned economy is the __________ for the major part of the 20th Century.

Options:

1) USA
2) India
3) Soviet Union
4) Japan

Correct Answer: Soviet Union

QID : 27 - ____________ is the relationship between the variable input and output, keeping all other inputs are held constant.

Options:

1) Total product
2) Average product
3) Isoquant
4) The Long Run

Correct Answer: Total product

QID : 28 - _____________ means cases that can be directly considered by the Supreme Court without going to the lower courts before that.

Options:

1) Original Jurisdiction
2) Writ Jurisdiction
3) Appellate Jurisdiction
4) Advisory Jurisdiction

Correct Answer: Original Jurisdiction

QID : 29 - Under which of the following jurisdiction can any individual, whose fundamental right has been violated, can directly move the Supreme Court for remedy?

Options:

1) Original Jurisdiction
2) Writ Jurisdiction
3) Appellate Jurisdiction
4) Advisory Jurisdiction

Correct Answer: Writ Jurisdiction

QID : 30 - During their rule the British persuaded or forced cultivators in Bengal to grow __________.

Options:

1) Jute 
2) Tea
3) Sugarcane
4) Wheat

Correct Answer: Jute

QID : 31 - The Mongols under ___________ invaded Transoxiana in north-east Iran in 1219.

Options:

1) Timur Lang
2) Nadir Shah
3) Ahmed Shah Abdali
4) Genghis Khan

Correct Answer: Genghis Khan

QID : 32 - In the biosphere living beings are inter-related and interdependent on each other for survival. This life supporting system is known as the __________.

Options:

1) Ecosystem
2) Mountain range
3) Forest
4) Atmosphere

Correct Answer: Ecosystem

QID : 33 - The part of the Himalayas between Tista and Dihang rivers is known as _________ Himalayas.

Options:

1) Nepal
2) Kashmir
3) Assam
4) Jammu

Correct Answer: Assam

QID : 34 - Other name of Platelets is?

Options:

1) Leucocytes 
2) Erythrocytes
3) Platelets
4) Thrombocytes

Correct Answer: Thrombocytes

QID : 35 - In stems, the protoxylem lies towards the centre and the metaxylem lies towards the periphery of the organ. This type of primary xylem is called _____________.

Options:

1) Xylem fibres
2) Xylem parenchyma
3) Exarch
4) Endarch

Correct Answer: Endarch

QID : 36 - ___________ is the second largest animal phylum.

Options:

1) Mollusca
2) Chordata
3) Coelomates
4) Anneldia

Correct Answer: Mollusca

QID : 37 - In a qualitative way, the tendency of undisturbed objects to stay at rest or to keep moving with the same velocity is called _________.

Options:

1) force
2) acceleration
3) friction
4) inertia

Correct Answer: inertia

QID : 38 - The time taken by a pendulum to complete one oscillation is called its?

Options:

1) Maximum speed
2) Average speed
3) Time period
4) Time interval

Correct Answer: Time period

QID : 39 - Teach Text' is a text editor in which of the following operating systems?

Options:

1) Windows
2) Google Chrome
3) Mozilla Firefox
4) Macintosh

Correct Answer: Macintosh

QID : 40 - Metals react with sodium hydroxide to produce ___________.

Options:

1) oxygen gas
2) sodium
3) water
4) hydrogen gas

Correct Answer: hydrogen gas

QID : 41 - Which base is present in lime water?

Options:

1) Sodium hydroxide
2) Magnesium hydroxide
3) Calcium hydroxide
4) Ammonium hydroxide

Correct Answer: Calcium hydroxide

QID : 42 - Presence of large amounts of nutrients in waters also causes excessive growth of _________ algae.

Options:

1) Biomagnification
2) Algal bloom
3) planktonic
4) Eutrophication

Correct Answer: planktonic

QID : 43 - ______________ scheme launched by the Central Government plans to issue soil cards to farmers which will carry crop-wise recommendations of nutrients and fertilisers.

Options:

1) Soil Health Card
2) Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission
3) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
4) National R-URBAN Mission

Correct Answer: Soil Health Card

QID : 44 - Who invented the electric tram?

Options:

1) James Cook
2) William Harvey
3) Fyodor Pirotsky
4) Robert Boyles

Correct Answer: Fyodor Pirotsky

QID : 45 - Who was the 2015 Men's Rugby World Cup Winner?

Options:

1) New Zealand
2) South Africa
3) Australia
4) England

Correct Answer: New Zealand

QID : 46 - Indian Mughal paintings originated during the rule of which Mughal Emperor?

Options:

1) Humayun
2) Akbar
3) Jahangir
4) Shah Jahan

Correct Answer: Humayun

QID : 47 - Which of the following won the Best Film in 62nd Filmfare Awards 2017?

Options:

1) Dangal
2) Rustom
3) Airlift
4) Udta Punjab

Correct Answer: Dangal

QID : 48 - Which of the statements given below are correct?

1. The author of the novel 'Forty Thieves' is Thomas Perry.
2. The author of the novel 'Half of a Yellow Sun' is Jennifer Egan.
3. The author of the novel 'Middlesex' is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Options:

1) 1 and 2
2) 2 and 3
3) 1 and 3
4) 1, 2 and 3

Correct Answer: 2 and 3

QID : 49 - What was USA's rank in 2016 Human Development Index published by the United Nations Development Programme?

Options:

1) 1
2) 10
3) 100
4) 200

Correct Answer: 10

QID : 50 - The Delhi – Lahore Bus is officially known as __________________.

Options:

1) Sada-e-Sarhad
2) Maitree bus
3) Yaad-e-Shaheed
4) Dosti bus

Correct Answer: Sada-e-Sarhad

Poll

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