Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 General Awareness (Shift-3)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 (Shift-3)


(General Awareness)


QID : 226 - The __________ exchange rate is the price of one unit of foreign currency in terms of domestic currency.

Options:

1) Artificial
2) Nominal
3) Fixed
4) Real

Correct Answer: Nominal

QID : 227 - __________ of an input is defined as the change in output per unit of change in the input when all other inputs are held constant.

Options:

1) Marginal product
2) Production function
3) Total product
4) Average product

Correct Answer: Marginal product

QID : 228 - "Trade unions" is listed in the __________ list given in the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India.

Options:

1) Union
2) State
3) Global
4) Concurrent

Correct Answer: Concurrent

QID : 229 - __________ writ is issued by a higher court (High Court or Supreme Court) when a lower court has considered a case going beyond its jurisdiction.

Options:

1) Habeas Corpus
2) Mandamus
3) Prohibition
4) Quo Warranto

Correct Answer: Prohibition

QID : 230 - Arrest of _________ in 1930 led to angry demonstrations in streets of Peshawar.

Options:

1) Abdul Ghaffar Khan
2) Abul Kalam Azad
3) Zakir Hussain
4) Muzaffar Ahmed

Correct Answer: Abdul Ghaffar Khan

QID : 231 - The _________ were the successors of Timur, the ruler of Iran, Iraq and modern-day Turkey.

Options:

1) Rajputs
2) Khaljis
3) Mughals
4) Tughluq

Correct Answer: Mughals

QID : 232 - Beyond the _____________, the Himalayas bend sharply to the south and spread along the eastern boundary of India.

Options:

1) Zoji La Pass
2) Dihang gorge
3) Bhutan border
4) Nepal Border

Correct Answer: Dihang gorge

QID : 233 - The National Highway 1A connects Leh to Kashmir Valley through the ___________ pass.

Options:

1) Khyber
2) Zoji la
3) Nathula
4) Karakoram

Correct Answer: Zoji la

QID : 234 - In the names Mangifera indica (mango), Solanum tuberosum (potato) and Panthera leo (lion), the terms Mangifera, Solanum and Panthera represent the higher level of?

Options:

1) Taxon
2) Taxonomic Hierarchy
3) Specific Epithet
4) Binomial Nomenclature

Correct Answer: Taxon

QID : 235 - Which of the following is one of the commercial products obtained from Gelidium and Gracilaria and are used to grow microbes and in preparations of ice-creams and jellies?

Options:

1) Agar
2) Chlorella
3) Spirullina
4) Gymnosperms

Correct Answer: Agar

QID : 236 - Taenia (Tapeworm), Fasciola (Liver fluke) are examples of which Phylum?

Options:

1) Coelenterata
2) Platyhelminthes
3) Annelida
4) Arthropoda

Correct Answer: Platyhelminthes

QID : 237 - If the mass of an object is 60 kgs, what will be its weight on the moon? (N=Newton)

Options:

1) 60N
2) 600N
3) 100N
4) 10N

Correct Answer: 100N

QID : 238 - The side mirrors of vehicles are of which type of mirrors?

Options:

1) Convex
2) Concave
3) Plane
4) Inverted

Correct Answer: Convex

QID : 239 - In Microsoft Excel, the _______() function returns the largest value among the values passed as arguments.

Options:

1) HIGHEST
2) MORE
3) HIGH
4) MAX

Correct Answer: MAX

QID : 240 - In an acid base reaction which product is produced along with a salt?

Options:

1) Hydrogen gas
2) Oxygen gas
3) Carbon dioxide
4) Water

Correct Answer: Water

QID : 241 - What is the process of melting also called?

Options:

1) Fusion
2) Galvanisation
3) Crystallisation
4) Evaporation

Correct Answer: Fusion

QID : 242 - Which one of the following is not a Major Abiotic Factors?

Options:

1) Temperature
2) Water
3) Light
4) Air

Correct Answer: Air

QID : 243 - ______________ scheme launched by the Central Government aims to promote entrepreneurship among people from schedule caste/schedule tribe.

Options:

1) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
2) Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
3) Stand up India scheme
4) National RU URBAN Mission

Correct Answer: Stand up India scheme

QID : 244 - Who discovered Potassium?

Options:

1) Humphry Davy
2) Alan Turing
3) Bill Gates
4) Tim Berners-Lee

Correct Answer: Humphry Davy

QID : 245 - Who is the winner of 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix?

Options:

1) Sebastian Vettel
2) Lewis Hamilton
3) Valtteri Bottas
4) Kimi Raikkonen

Correct Answer: Sebastian Vettel

QID : 246 - Where is Humayun's Tomb is located?

Options:

1) Hyderabad
2) New Delhi
3) Mumbai
4) Kolkata

Correct Answer: New Delhi

QID : 247 - Which of the following was the winner of the Grammy Awards 2016 "Rap Album of the Year"?

Options:

1) Compton
2) 2014 Forest Hills Drive
3) To Pimp a Butterfly
4) The Pinkprint

Correct Answer: To Pimp a Butterfly

QID : 248 - ​Which of the statements given above are correct?

1. The author of the novel 'Brave New World' is Aldous Huxley.
2. The author of the novel 'An Affair Downstairs' is Sherri Browning.
3. The author of the novel 'Darkness at Noon' is Victor LaValle.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: 1 and 2

QID : 249 - To which country, India gave Rs. 35 crore rupees to children of freedom fighters in under the new ‘Muktijodha scholarship' scheme?

Options:

1) Nepal
2) Bhutan
3) Bangladesh
4) Sri Lanka

Correct Answer: Bangladesh

QID : 250 - Which nation is not a part of the South Asian Free Trade Area?

Options:

1) China
2) Sri Lanka
3) Bhutan
4) India

Correct Answer: China

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