SSC CGL 2018 EXAM PAPER : Held on 13-June-2019 Shift-3 (General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2018 EXAM PAPER : Held on 13-June-2019 Shift-3

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(General Awareness)

Q.1    In 2015, aircraft maker Boeing developed a metal called _____, which is lighter than air and stronger than steel.    
1. Titanium
2. Iridium
3. Molybdenum
4. Microlattice

Correct Answer : Microlattice

Q.2    Who was the first Indian to win the Miss Universe title?    
1. Sushmita Sen
2. Persis Khambatta
3. Reita Faria
4. Madhu Sapre

Correct Answer : Sushmita Sen

Q.3    _____ is a hearing-impaired Indian golfer who won her first professional title at the age of 18. In March 2019, she became the second Indian woman golfer to win on the 'Ladies European Tour'.    
1. Diksha Dagar
2. Aditi Ashok
3. Gursimar Badwal
4. Vani Kapoor

Correct Answer : Diksha Dagar

Q.4    The Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan Yojana ensures old age protection for unorganised workers whose monthly income is less than or equal to _____.    
1. ₹ 12,000
2. ₹ 10,000
3. ₹ 20,000
4. ₹ 15,000

Correct Answer : ₹ 15,000

Q.5    An adult human body  has _____ bones.    
1. 300
2. 208
3. 206
4. 312

Correct Answer : 206

Q.6    What was the historical name of the city of Guwahati?    
1. Pragjyotishpur
2. Machilipattnam
3. Purushapura
4. Bhagyanagara

Correct Answer : Pragjyotishpur

Q.7    People above the age of _____ years are NOT eligible for the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan Yojana.    
1. 50
2. 45
3. 40
4. 60

Correct Answer : 40

Q.8    The Ayushman Bharat Scheme introduced by the Government of India provides medical coverage of upto ₹ _____ per family per year.    
1. 2 lakhs
2. 5 lakhs
3. 7 lakhs
4. 1 lakh

Correct Answer : 5 lakhs

Q.9    As of 2018, India is the leading milk producing country in the world, accounting for approximately _____ of the global market share.    
1. 15%
2. 19%
3. 17%
4. 22%

Correct Answer : 19%

Q.10    The Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act was passed in the year _____.    
1. 1965
2. 1948
3. 1964
4. 1956

Correct Answer : 1956

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Q.11    The approximate diameter of the sun is _____ times the diameter of Earth.    
1. 109
2. 123
3. 92
4. 146

Correct Answer : 109

Q.12    _____ is the hottest planet in the solar system.    
1. Mars
2. Earth
3. Mercury
4. Venus

Correct Answer : Venus

Q.13    _____ was the first Chief Election Commissioner of India.    
1. M S Gill
2. Sukumar Sen
3. T N Seshan
4. Sunil Arora

Correct Answer :  Sukumar Sen

Q.14    Which team won the Ranji Trophy 2018-19?    
1. Vidarbha
2. Karnataka
3. Saurashtra
4. Kerala

Correct Answer : Vidarbha

Q.15    The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act was passed in the year ____.    
1. 2002
2. 2006
3. 2004
4. 2008

Correct Answer : 2006

Q.16    Name the smallest district in India.     
1. Guntur
2. Alirajpur
3. Hailakandi
4. Mahe

Correct Answer :  Mahe

Q.17    Name the westernmost point of India.     
1. Bharuch
2. Amreli
3. Dahod
4. Ghuar Mota

Correct Answer : Ghuar Mota

Q.18    Name the oldest operating port in India built by the British East India Company.    
1. Mumbai Port
2. Vishakapatnam Port
3. Chennai Port
4. Kolkata Port

Correct Answer : Kolkata Port

Q.19    Which of the following is NOT  a part of the 'Char Dham Yatra' in North India?    
1. Vaishno Devi
2. Kedarnath
3. Gangotri
4. Badrinath

Correct Answer : Vaishno Devi

Q.20    During the Sao Joao festivities, Goans present _____ to each other.    
1. beer
2. flowers
3. fish
4. fruits

Correct Answer :  fruits

Q.21    _____ was named the cleanest city in the 'Swachh Survekshan Survey 2019'.    
1. Indore
2. Mysuru
3. Surat
4. Ujjain

Correct Answer :  Indore

Q.22    The movement of the local farmers of Bardoli in Gujarat against the British in 1928 was led by _____.    
1. Lal Bahadur Shashtri
2. Lokmanya Tilak
3. Jawaharlal Nehru
4. Vallabhbhai Patel

Correct Answer : Vallabhbhai Patel

Q.23    Wilson's disease is an inherited disorder in which excessive amounts of _____ accumulate in the body.    
1. sodium
2. copper
3. calcium
4. iron

Correct Answer : copper

Q.24    The ‘Instrument of Surrender’ which ended the Portuguese rule in India was signed on _____.    
1. 29th December 1951
2. 19th December 1961
3. 15th August 1947
4. 26th January 1948

Correct Answer : 19th December 1961

Q.25    The East India Company sent Captain William Hawkins to the court of Emperor _____ in 1608 to seek permission to open a factory at Surat.    
1. Jahangir
2. Humayun
3. Akbar
4. Shah Jahan

Correct Answer : Jahangir

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