SSC MTS 2019 EXAM PAPER : Held on 14 August-2019 Shift-2
:: GENERAL AWARENESS ::
Q.1 A barometer is used to measure which one of the following?
2. atmospheric pressure
Correct Answer: atmospheric pressure
Q.2 Who won Hockey Men's world cup 2018 held in Odisha, India?
Correct Answer: Belgium
Q.3 Which Index is used by RBI to decide repo rate and measure Inflation?
1. CPI - rural
2. CPI - Combined
Correct Answer: WPI
Q.4 Silk is obtained from which type of organism?
Correct Answer: Moth
Q.5 Who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2018?
1. Arthur Ashkin
2. Nadia Murad
3. Denis Mukwege
4. Sir Gregory R Winter
Correct Answer: Arthur Ashkin
Q.6 For how many mandated crops, Minimum Support Price (MSP) is announced by the government?
Correct Answer: 22
Q.7 Which of the following is NOT a major basin in India?
1. Luni Basin
2. Krishna Basin
3. Indus Basin
4. Ganga- Brahmapurtra Basin
Correct Answer: Luni Basin
Q.8 As of June 2019, who is the Governor of Maharashtra?
1. Banwarilal Purohit
2. Jagdish Mukhi
3. Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao
4. Palanisamy Sathasivam
Correct Answer: Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao
Q.9 Which Constitutional Amendment Act introduced Anti-Defection Provisons in the Constitution?
1. 52nd Constitutional Amendment Act
2. 44th Constitutional Amendment Act
3. 86th Constitutional Amendment Act
4. 43rd Constitutional Amendment Act
Correct Answer: 52nd Constitutional Amendment Act
Q.10 Who wrote the book 'An enquiry into the Nature'?
1. Benjamin Franklin
2. Charles Darwin
3. Rabindranath Tagore
4. Adam Smith
Correct Answer: Adam Smith
Q.11 The movie 'Pather Panchali' is directed by:
1. Soumitra Chatterjee
2. Raj Kapoor
3. Satyajit Ray
4. Dadasaheb Phalke
Correct Answer: Satyajit Ray
Q.12 Minhaj-i-Siraj, a chronicler used the term "Hindustan" to represent the areas of ______.
1. Afghanistan, Iran, and India
2. Punjab, Haryana and lands between Ganga and Yamuna
3. Central India and Deccan
4. Punjab and Sindh
Correct Answer: Punjab, Haryana and lands between Ganga and Yamuna
Q.13 Where is Roland Garros Grand Slam of Tennis held?
Correct Answer: Paris
Q.14 Financial Emergency provisions of Indian Constitution have been borrowed from ______.
1. Canadian Constitution
2. American Constitution
3. Irish Constitution
4. German Constitution
Correct Answer: German Constitution
Q.15 In which of the following states was Lord Mahavira born?
Correct Answer: Bihar
Q.16 Nathu la and Jelep la Passes are located in which mountain range?
4. Vindhya Hills
Correct Answer: Himalayas
Q.17 Which of the following is a Coral Island?
2. Wheeler's Island
3. Andaman & Nicobar
4. Sri Lanka
Correct Answer: Lakshadweep
Q.18 Reproduction in Human Beings occurs through which type of fertilisation?
1. Internal Fertilisation
2. In Vitro Fertilisation
3. External Fertilisation
4. Ex Vitro Fertilisation
Correct Answer: Internal Fertilisation
Q.19 Settlements of peasants under Chola Dynasty was known as ______.
Correct Answer: Ur
Q.20 Which of the following physical Quantity - SI unit pairs is correctly matched?
1. Power - Kilogram
2. Inductance - Henry
3. Capacitance - Ohm
4. Force - Newton
Correct Answer: Force - Newton
Q.21 Who among the following is a recipient of Bharat Ratna Award 2019?
1. Atal Bihari Bajpayee
2. Sonia Gandhi
3. C.N.R. Rao
4. Pranab Mukherjee
Correct Answer: Pranab Mukherjee
Q.22 Who led the Civil Disobedience Movement in India?
1. William Wedderburn
2. Mahatma Gandhi
3. Annie Besant and Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Correct Answer: Mahatma Gandhi
Q.23 Which of the following is a metal?
Correct Answer: Iron
Q.24 The situation in the economy where unemployment is prevailing is known as ________.
1. Galloping Inflation
3. Hyper Inflation
4. Individual Debt
Correct Answer: Stagflation
Q.25 Amaravati Stupa is located in which state of India?
1. Madhya Pradesh
3. Andhra Pradesh
Correct Answer: Andhra Pradesh
Courtesy : SSC