SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 16-AUG-2017 Shift-2
QID : 126 - After which five year plan, 'The Rolling Plan' was
1) Third Plan
2) Fifth Plan
3) Seventh Plan
4) Ninth Plan
Correct Answer: Fifth Plan
QID : 127 - Which tax causes a burden on the poorer section of the
1) Direct Tax
2) Indirect Tax
3) Both Direct and Indirect Tax
4) None of these
Correct Answer: Indirect Tax
QID : 128 - Which article was referred to as the 'the heart and soul' of
the constitution by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar?
1) Article 4
2) Article 32
3) Article 28
4) Article 30
Correct Answer: Article 32
QID : 129 - Which of the following provision needs a special majority in
1) Change in Fundamental Rights
2) Creation of New States
3) Abolition of Legislative Councils in State
4) Rules and Procedures in Parliament
Correct Answer: Change in Fundamental Rights
QID : 130 - Which act ended the "Trade Monopoly" of the East India
1) Regulating Act of 1773
2) Pitt's India Act of 1784
3) The Charter Act of 1833
4) The Charter Act of 1813
Correct Answer: The Charter Act of 1813
QID : 131 -
1) 1-c, 2-b, 3-a
2) 1-b, 2-c, 3-a
3) 1-b, 2-a, 3-c
4) 1-c, 2-a, 3-b
Correct Answer: 1-b, 2-c, 3-a
QID : 132 - Which of the following state receives rainfall due to western
2) West Bengal
Correct Answer: Punjab
QID : 133 - Why does Western Ghats and Eastern Ghats both receive
sufficient rainfall but Deccan Plateau receives scanty rainfall?
1) It is a rain shadow area
2) It is located parallel to wind direction
3) It is away from the coast
4) Rain bearing clouds are absent
Correct Answer: It is a rain shadow area
QID : 134 - In which of the following part of the cell does the pyruvic
acid is broken down into carbon dioxide, water and energy?
Correct Answer: Mitochondria
QID : 135 - What is plant cell wall mainly composed of?
Correct Answer: Lipids
QID : 136 - What is the SI unit of Power?
Correct Answer: Watt
QID : 137 - Which one of the following is not a type of coal?
Correct Answer: Siderite
QID : 138 - Which of the following pair is INCORRECT?
I. Parsec - Distance
II. Barrel - Liquid
III. Light year - Time
1) Only III
2) Only I and III
3) Only II
4) All are correct
Correct Answer: Only III
QID : 139 - What is the name of the first Super Computer of the world?
1) CDC 6600
3) COMODOR VIC/20
Correct Answer: CDC 6600
QID : 140 - Fog, clouds, mist are examples of _______.
2) Solid sol
Correct Answer: Aerosol
QID : 141 - Which of the following is a chemical formula of quicklime?
Correct Answer: CaO
QID : 142 - Who was the pioneer of Chipko movement of 1973?
2) Baba Amte
3) Sunderlal Bahuguna
4) Medha Patkar
Correct Answer: Sunderlal Bahuguna
QID : 143 - 'Pradhan Mantri Digital Saksharta Abhiyan' is launched to
digitally literate 6 crore rural households by _____.
1) March, 2019
2) March, 2020
3) April, 2021
4) March, 2022
Correct Answer: March, 2019
QID : 144 - Edward Jenner discovered vaccine for which of the following
3) Small Pox
Correct Answer: Small Pox
QID : 145 - In 2017 Australian Open, Serena Williams defeated her sister
Venus Williams to win the ______ Grand Slam Singles title of her career.
Correct Answer: 23rd
QID : 146 - Which Indian state hosted the 3 days long 'International Yoga
Fest' held from 8th to 10th March, 2017?
1) Uttar Pradesh
2) Madhya Pradesh
Correct Answer: Delhi
QID : 147 - Who was awarded with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
for the year 2017?
1) Yash Chopra
2) Kamini Kaushal
3) Shatrughan Sinha
4) Moushumi Chatterjee
Correct Answer: Shatrughan Sinha
QID : 148 - Who is the author of ‘The Windfall’?
1) Manmohan Singh
2) Amitav Ghosh
3) Diksha Basu
4) Arundhati Roy
Correct Answer: Diksha Basu
QID : 149 - Which country will host the 9th BRICS Summit in the year 2017?
Correct Answer: China
QID : 150 - With which country has India signed an agreement for
assistance in green and sustainable construction of infrastructure in the
Himalayan Kingdom in December, 2016?
Correct Answer: Bhutan
Courtesy : SSC