Exam Paper: SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam held on 15.01.2017 Evening Shift (General Awareness)

SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Examination

Held on 15 January 2017 (Evening Shift)

(General Awareness)

QID : 226 ­ The unit of measurement of a word length is

Options:

1) Meter

2) Byte

3) Bit

4) Millimetre

Correct Answer: Byte

QID : 227 ­ Who invented E­Mail?

Options:

1) Tim Berners­Lee

2) James Gosling

3) Vinton Cerf

4) VA Shiva Ayyadurai

Correct Answer: VA Shiva Ayyadurai

QID : 228 ­ Which of the following is also used as a Bio fertilizer?

Options:

1) Urea

2) Ammonia

3) Uric Acid

4) Nitrates

Correct Answer: Ammonia

QID : 229 ­ Which one of the following is an insectivorous plant?

Options:

1) Utricularia

2) Sequoia Gigantia

3) Nostoc

4) Bryophyta

Correct Answer: Utricularia

QID : 230 ­ ......................is a multibranched polysaccharide of glucose that serves as a form of energy storage in animals and fungi.

Options:

1) Cellulose

2) Glycogen

3) Pectin

4) Chitin

Correct Answer: Glycogen

QID : 231 ­ Which of the following gas leaked in the Bhopal Gas tragedy in December 1984?

Options:

1) Methyl isocyanate

2) Methyl isochlorate

3) Methyl Phosphate

4) Methyl Isopropate

Correct Answer: Methyl isocyanate

QID : 232 ­.............is used for making vinegar.

Options:

1) Tartaric acid

2) Malic acid

3) Oxalic acid

4) Acetic acid

Correct Answer: Acetic acid

QID : 233 ­ Who built Shantiniketan?

Options:

1) Guru Ramdas

2) Maharaja Pratap Singh

3) Rabindra Nath Tagore

4) British Govt

Correct Answer: Rabindra Nath Tagore

QID : 234 ­ The language in which Buddha preached?

Options:

1) Hindi

2) Urdu

3) Pali

4) Hebrew

Correct Answer: Pali

QID : 235 ­ If the average total cost are Rs 54, total fixed cost is Rs 45000 and quantity produced is 2500 units, find the average variable costs (in Rs) of the firm?

Options:

1) 24

2) 18

3) 36

4) 60

Correct Answer: 36

QID : 236 ­ The law of demand states that

Options:

1) if the price of a good increases, the demand for that good decreases.

2) if the price of a good increases, the the demand for that good increases.

3) if the price of a good increases, the quantity demanded of that good decreases.

4) if the price of a good increases, the quantity demanded of that good increases.

Correct Answer: if the price of a good increases, the quantity demanded of that good decreases.

QID : 237 ­ Major portion of the earth's crust is mainly constituted by

Options:

1) Oxygen and Iron

2) Oxygen and Silicon

3) Silicon and Iron

4) Silicon and Aluminium

Correct Answer: Oxygen and Silicon

QID : 238 ­ Cinnabar is an ore/mineral of

Options:

1) Lead

2) Manganese

3) Molybdenum

4) Mercury

Correct Answer: Mercury

QID : 239 ­ Who played the lead character in the movie "Bandit Queen"?

Options:

1) Rupa Ganguly

2) Sangeeta Mahapatra

3) Seema Biswas

4) Sonali Saha

Correct Answer: Seema Biswas

QID : 240 ­ If a star is bigger than Sun, but not more than twice as big, it will turn into a......................

Options:

1) Pulsar

2) Maxima

3) Avenger

4) Discover

Correct Answer: Pulsar

QID : 241 ­ Name the largest desert of Asia

Options:

1) Thar

2) Gobi

3) Takla Makan

4) Karakum

Correct Answer: Gobi

QID : 242 ­ Who was appointed by Akbar as his Court Musician?

Options:

1) Abul Fazal

2) Mian Tansen

3) Raja Birbal

4) Raja Todar Mal

Correct Answer: Mian Tansen

QID : 243 ­ Ashoka was a king of which dynasty?

Options:

1) Pradyota

2) Haryanka

3) Maurya

4) Nanda

Correct Answer: Maurya

QID : 244 ­ Which Indian won a Nobel Peace Prize in 2014?

Options:

1) Kailash Satyarthi

2) Venkat Raman

3) Ram Krishnan

4) Mother Teresa

Correct Answer: Kailash Satyarthi

QID : 245 ­ One nanometer is equal to....................meters.

Options:

1) 10 raised to the power (­3)

2) 10 raised to the power (­6)

3) 10 raised to the power (­9)

4) 10 raised to the power (­12)

Correct Answer: 10 raised to the power (­9)

QID : 246 ­ What is the unit of relative density?

Options:

1) kg/m

2) kg/m2

3) kg/m3

4) It has no unit

Correct Answer: It has no unit

QID : 247 ­ To be a voter in India, what is the minimum qualifying age?

Options:

1) 24 Years

2) 22 Years

3) 20 Years

4) 18 Years

Correct Answer: 18 Years

QID : 248 ­ Indian Constitution came into force on

Options:

1) 15th August 1947

2) 26th January 1950

3) 26th November 1948

4) 6th November 1948

Correct Answer: 26th January 1950

QID : 249 ­ The first Asian city to host Summer Olympics was.......................

Options:

1) Moscow

2) Beijing

3) Tokyo

4) Singapore

Correct Answer: Tokyo

QID : 250 ­ Who is the author of "I Too Had A Love Story"?

Options:

1) Jhumpa Lahiri

2) Amish Tripathi

3) Ravinder Singh

4) Salman Rushdie

Correct Answer: Ravinder Singh