Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 09-08-2017 General Awareness (Shift-1)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 09-08-2017 (Shift-1)


(General Awareness)


QID : 26  - Who gave the 'General Equilibrium Theory'?

Options:
1) J. M. Keynes
2) Leon Walras
3) David Ricardo
4) Adam Smith
Correct Answer: Leon Walras
  
QID : 27  - Which of the following is not true about a Demand Draft?

Options:
1) It is a negotiable instrument.
2) It is a banker's cheque.
3) It may be dishonoured for lack of funds.
4) It is issued by a bank.
Correct Answer: It may be dishonoured for lack of funds.
  
QID : 28  - Who administers the oath of the President of India?

Options:
1) Governor General of India
2) Chief Justice of India
3) Prime Minister of India
4) Vice President of India
Correct Answer: Chief Justice of India
  
QID : 29  - Who among the following gave monistic theory of sovereignty?

Options:
1) Austin
2) Darwin
3) Aristotle
4) Marx
Correct Answer: Austin
  
QID : 30  - Which one is the correct chronological order of the following events?

 I. Quit India Movement
 II. Shimla Conference
 III. Poona Pact
 IV. Cabinet Mission

Options:
1) II, IV, I, III
2) III, IV,II, I
3) III, I, II, IV
4) IV, II, III, I  
Correct Answer: III, I, II, IV  
  
QID : 31  - In 1917, which movement was launched by Mahatma Gandhi from Champaran?

Options:
1) Satyagraha
2) Non co-operation movement

3) Quit India movement
4) Swadeshi Movement
Correct Answer: Satyagraha

QID : 32  - What is the name of the tropical cyclones in the China Sea?

Options:
1) Hurricanes
2) Tornado
3) Twister
4) Typhoon
Correct Answer: Typhoon

QID : 33  - Which among the following country is not a part of Scandinavia?

Options:
1) Norway
2) Finland
3) Sweden
4) Denmark
Correct Answer: Finland
  
QID : 34  - Cattle quickly swallow grass and store it in their __________.

Options:
1) rumen
2) esophagus
3) small intestine
4) salivary glands
Correct Answer: rumen

QID : 35  - Which of the following carries oxygen to various parts of human body?

Options:
1) Red blood cells
2) White blood cells
3) Plasma
4) Nerves
Correct Answer: Red blood cells
  
QID : 36  - Which of the following function is performed by the kidneys in the human body?

Options:
1) Excretion
2) Respiration
3) Digestion
4) Transportation
Correct Answer: Excretion
  
QID : 37  - The bending of light when it passes around a corner or a slit is due to ______.

Options:
1) reflection
2) refraction
3) diffraction
4) total internal reflection
Correct Answer: diffraction
  
QID : 38  - What is the reason for formation of Mirage in desert?

Options:
1) Refraction of light
2) Reflection of light
3) Total internal reflection of light
4) Both Refraction and Total internal reflection of light
Correct Answer: Both Refraction and Total internal reflection of light
  
QID : 39  - FORTRAN is not used for _____.

 (I)  Drawing pictures
 (II) Carrying out mathematics computations

Options:
1) Only (I)
2) Only (II)
3) Both (I) and (II)
4) Neither (I) nor (II)
Correct Answer: Both (I) and (II)
  
QID : 40  - Which of the following bonds are weakest in nature?

Options:
1) Single bond
2) Double bond
3) Triple bond
4) Hydrogen bond
Correct Answer: Hydrogen bond
  
QID : 41  - In the following reaction, fill in the blank.
Acid + Base → _______ + Water

Options:
1) Carbon dioxide
2) Metal Oxide
3) Hydrogen Gas
4) Salt
Correct Answer: Salt
  
QID : 42  - Bishnoi movement was started against which of the following?

Options:
1) Cutting of Trees
2) Inequality of Women
3) Killing of Animals
4) Increasing Pollution
Correct Answer: Cutting of Trees
  
QID : 43  - What is the major aim of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana?

Options:
1) To provide electricity
2) To provide LED bulbs
3) To provide LPG connections
4) To construct village roads
Correct Answer: To provide LPG connections
  
QID : 44  - Who discovered television?

Options:
1) Michael Faraday
2) Joseph Henry
3) Abbe Caselli
4) John Baird
Correct Answer: John Baird
  
QID : 45  - How many players are there in a team of Volleyball?

Options:
1) 2

2) 4

3) 6

4) 5
Correct Answer: 6
  
QID : 46  - 

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

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

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

4) 1-b, 2-a, 3-c
Correct Answer: 1-c, 2-a, 3-b
 
QID : 47  - Who among the following has been recently awarded with ‘Indian of the year’ award?

Options:
1) Sunita Rani
2) Dhiraj Singh
3) Preety Shenoy
4) Abhishek Kumar
Correct Answer: Preety Shenoy

QID : 48  - Who is the author of the book titled 'Selection Day'?

Options:
1) Aravind Adiga
2) Anil Menon
3) Krishna Sobti
4) Arunava Sinha
Correct Answer: Aravind Adiga

QID : 49  - Which of the following country is not a member of BRICS association?

Options:
1) Brazil
2) Russia
3) Iceland
4) China
Correct Answer: Iceland
  
QID : 50  - With which of its neighbouring country India has Kalapani territorial dispute?

Options:
1) Nepal
2) Bangladesh
3) Pakistan
4) Sri Lanka
Correct Answer: Nepal