SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 08-AUG-2017 Shift-1 (General Awareness)
SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 08-AUG-2017 Shift-1
QID : 26 - Which one of the following is a component of Food Security System?
1) Buffer stock
2) Minimum support price
3) Fair price shops
4) Mid day meals
Correct Answer: Buffer stock
QID : 27 - What is the accepted average Calorie requirement for rural area in India?
Correct Answer: 2400
QID : 28 - Whose recommendation is mandatory to impeach the President of India from his office before the completion of his/her term?
1) The Prime Minister
2) The Speaker of the Lok Sabha
3) The Chief Justice of India
4) The two houses of the parliament
Correct Answer: The two houses of the parliament
QID : 29 - How many types of writ are there in the Indian Constitution?
Correct Answer: 5
QID : 30 - Who has built the Vijay Stambha (Tower of Victory) in Chittorgarh?
1) Maharana Pratap
2) Rana Kumbha
3) Rana Sanga
4) Kunwar Durjan Singh
Correct Answer: Rana Kumbha
QID : 31 - Who raised the slogan “Swaraj is my birthright and I shall have it”?
1) Mahatma Gandhi
2) Subhash Chandra Bose
3) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
4) Lala Lajpat Rai
Correct Answer: Bal Gangadhar Tilak
QID : 32 - Which Indian state is the largest in terms of the total area covered ?
2) Madhya Pradesh
4) Tamil Nadu
Correct Answer: Rajasthan
QID : 33 - Which Indian state has the longest Coastline?
3) Andhra Pradesh
4) Tamil Nadu
Correct Answer: Gujarat
QID : 34 - Auxiliary bud develops into which of the following part of the plant?
Correct Answer: Branch
QID : 35 - Xylem helps in transportation of which of the following?
4) Both food and water
Correct Answer: Water
QID : 36 - Who proposed five kingdom classification?
1) Ernst Mayr
2) R. H. Whittaker
3) M. W. Beijerinck
4) D. I. Ivanovsky
Correct Answer: R. H. Whittaker
QID : 37 - What is the other name of Galileo's law of falling bodies?
1) Law of motion
2) Newton's first law
3) Newton's second law
4) Newton's third law
Correct Answer: Newton's first law
QID : 38 - Which of the following device is best suited for measuring the temperature inside metallurgical furnaces?
Correct Answer: Pyrometer
QID : 39 - What is the full form of 'LAN'?
1) Line Area Network
2) Linear Area Network
3) Local Area Network
4) Land Area Network
Correct Answer: Local Area Network
QID : 40 - Which acid is released when an Ant bites?
1) Hydrochloric Acid
2) Formic Acid
3) Acetic Acid
4) Phosphoric Acid
Correct Answer: Formic Acid
QID : 41 - Which among the following is an example of solid sol?
1) Milk of magnesia
3) Coloured gemstones
Correct Answer: Coloured gemstones
QID : 42 - Which metal is responsible for Itai-Itai disease?
Correct Answer: Cadmium
QID : 43 - 'Vikalp' is a scheme launched by Indian Railways to help wait-listed passengers. Which of the following is NOT true about this scheme?
1) Confirmed berths in alternate trains.
2) No-extra charges will be taken from passengers.
3) Wait-listed passengers can avail opportunity of travelling in Rajdhani/Shatabdi/Special trains even when booking made is in other mail/express trains.
4) Vikalp scheme will be initially available for e-tickets only.
Correct Answer: Confirmed berths in alternate trains.
QID : 44 - Who discovered the Cholera causing germ?
1) Filippo Pacini
2) Robert Koch
3) M. Laveran
4) Felix Hoffman
Correct Answer: Filippo Pacini
QID : 45 -
1) 1-c, 2-b, 3-a
2) 1-a, 2-b, 3-c
3) 1-a, 2-c, 3-b
4) 1-c, 2-a, 3-b
Correct Answer: 1-c, 2-a, 3-b
QID : 46 - 'Hunar Haat' an exhibition to exhibit and promote the arts and artisans from minority community was launched at which of the following events?
1) Pushkar Fair, 2016
2) IITF, New Delhi, 2016
3) Suraj Kund Craft Mela, 2017
4) Kumbh Mela, 2015
Correct Answer: IITF, New Delhi, 2016
QID : 47 - Which movie won the award for the best movie at the Oscar Awards 2017?
1) La La Land
4) Manchester by the Sea
Correct Answer: Moonlight
QID : 48 - Who is the author of the book titled 'Citizen and Society'?
1) Pranab Mukherjee
2) Hamid Ansari
3) Nandan Nilekani
4) Satyajit Ray
Correct Answer: Hamid Ansari
QID : 49 - With which country India has recently signed a MoU for Water Conservation in India?
Correct Answer: Israel
QID : 50 - Which among the following neighbouring country of India is the largest producer of Opium in the World?
3) Sri Lanka
Correct Answer: Afghanistan