Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 19-08-2017 General Awareness (Shift-2)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 19-08-2017 (Shift-2)


(General Awareness)


QID : 127 - The _________ of a firm is a relationship between inputs used and output produced by the firm.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Production function

QID : 128 - ____________ means that the President of India can refer any matter that is of public importance or that which involves interpretation of Constitution to Supreme Court for advice.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Advisory Jurisdiction

QID : 129 - There are total _________ parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha constituency) in Tripura.

Options:

1) 7
2) 1
3) 18
4) 10

Correct Answer: 1

QID : 130 - During their rule the British persuaded or forced cultivators in Assam to grow __________.

Options:

1) Jute 
2) Tea
3) Sugarcane
4) Wheat

Correct Answer: Tea

QID : 131 - The Chola kingdom mostly ruled which region of India?

Options:

1) East
2) West
3) North
4) South

Correct Answer: South

QID : 132 - In due course of time the meander loop cuts off from the river and forms a cut-off lake, also called an _________ lake.

Options:

1) ox-bow
2) oasis
3) lagoon
4) tectonic

Correct Answer: ox-bow

QID : 133 - The oceanic crust mainly consists of silica and __________.

Options:

1) magnesium
2) iron 
3) manganese
4) sulphur

Correct Answer: magnesium

QID : 134 - Order Primata comprising monkey, gorilla and gibbon is placed in class Mammalia along with order Carnivora that includes?

Options:

1) Giraffe, Camels and Elephants
2) Crocodile, Lizard and Snake
3) Lion, Leopard and Tiger
4) Tiger, Cats and Dogs

Correct Answer: Tiger, Cats and Dogs

QID : 135 - In roots, the protoxylem lies towards periphery and metaxylem lies towards the centre. Such arrangement of primary xylem is called ____________.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Exarch

QID : 136 - Which is the only one example of Mollusca Phylum?

Options:

1) Locust
2) Butterfly
3) Scorpion
4) Octopus

Correct Answer: Octopus

QID : 137 - If the speed of an object moving along a straight line keeps changing, its motion is said to be _________.

Options:

1) Uniform
2) Periodic
3) Circular
4) Non-uniform

Correct Answer: Non-uniform

QID : 138 - The substances which reduce friction are called _________.

Options:

1) irregularities
2) lubricants
3) adhesives
4) viscous

Correct Answer: lubricants

QID : 139 - Notepad' is a text editor in which of the following operating systems?

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Windows

QID : 140 - Magnesium oxide (MgO) + Water (H2O) = ?

Options:

1) [Mg(OH)]
2) [Mg2(OH)]
3) [Mg(O2H)2]
4) [Mg(OH)2]

Correct Answer: [Mg(OH)2]

QID : 141 - What is the unit of calorific value?

Options:

1) kN/kg
2) kJ/kg
3) kW/sec
4) kCal/sec

Correct Answer: kJ/kg

QID : 142 - According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), particulate size _______ micrometers or less in diameter are responsible for causing the greatest harm to human health.

Options:

1) 0.5
2) 2.5
3) 5
4) 10

Correct Answer: 2.5

QID : 143 - ______________ scheme launched by the Central Government is a special social security scheme which includes Pension and Life Insurance.

Options:

1) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana
2) Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana
3) Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana
4) Indradanush Scheme

Correct Answer: Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana

QID : 144 - Who invented Space Pen?

Options:

1) Paul C. Fisher
2) Rudolf Diesel
3) Wright Brothers
4) Alexander Fleming

Correct Answer: Paul C. Fisher

QID : 145 - Who was the 2015 Men's Rugby World Cup Runner-Up?

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Australia

QID : 146 - Group of Monuments at Hampi was built by?

Options:

1) Harihara and Bukka
2) Udayin and Shishunaga
3) Devavarman and Vainya
4) Maravarman and Sirmara

Correct Answer: Harihara and Bukka

QID : 147 - Which of the following won the Best Feature Film Award at the 64th National Film Awards held in the year 2017?

Options:

1) Rustom
2) Kaasav
3) Dangal
4) Airlift

Correct Answer: Kaasav

QID : 148 - Which of the statements given below are correct?

1. The author of the novel 'Fellside' is Victor LaValle.
2. The author of the novel 'A Head Full of Ghosts' is M.R Carey.
3. The author of the novel 'Brave New World' is Aldous Huxley.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: 1 and 2

QID : 149 - Which county was in the first rank in the 2016 Human Development Index published by the United Nations Development Programme?

Options:

1) Norway
2) Australia 
3) Germany 
4) Denmark

Correct Answer: Norway

QID : 150 - Name the estuary on the border of India and Pakistan?

Options:

1) Daman Creek
2) Sir Creek
3) Karwar Creek
4) Mandovi Creek

Correct Answer: Sir Creek

QID : 151 - Select the correct option:

Convert decimal 101 to binary .

Options:

1) 1101001
2) 1100111
3) 1101011
4) 1100101

Correct Answer: 1100101

QID : 152 - A can paint a house in 42 days and B can do it in 21 days. Along with C, they can finish the job in 7 days only.C alone can do the painting job in how many days, ?

Options:

1) 9
2) 12
3) 14
4) 15

Correct Answer: 14

QID : 153 - What is the area (in sq cm) of a circle whose circumference is 26.4 cm?

Options:

1) 55.44
2) 44.55
3) 33.44
4) 44.33

Correct Answer: 55.44

QID : 154 - The cost price of an article is x. It is marked up by 120%. It is sold at Rs 8800 after giving 20% discount. What is the value (in Rs) of x?

Options:

1) 7680
2) 6000
3) 6680
4) 5000

Correct Answer: 5000

QID : 155 - A bag has Rs 43 in the form of 5-rupee, 50-paise and 10-paise coins in the ratio of 1:5:11. What is the total number of 50-paise coins?

Options:

1) 5
2) 25
3) 55
4) 50

Correct Answer: 25

QID : 156 - In the first 45 overs of a 50 over innings, the run rate was 5.8 runs per over. What is the required run rate in the remaining overs to reach the target of 295 runs?

Options:

1) 6.9
2) 6.8
3) 6.7
4) 6.6

Correct Answer: 6.8