SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 16-AUG-2017 Shift-2 (General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 16-AUG-2017 Shift-2

(General Awareness)

QID : 126 - After which five year plan, 'The Rolling Plan' was implemented?

Options:

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 society?

Options:

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?

Options:

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 Parliament?

Options:

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 Company?

Options:

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

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QID : 131 -

Options

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 disturbances?

Options:

1) Punjab
2) West Bengal
3) Kerala
4) Gujarat

Correct Answer: Punjab

QID : 133 - Why does Western Ghats and Eastern Ghats both receive sufficient rainfall but Deccan Plateau receives scanty rainfall?

Options:

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?

Options:

1) Cytoplasm
2) Nucleus
3) Mitochondria
4) Chloroplast

Correct Answer: Mitochondria

QID : 135 - What is plant cell wall mainly composed of?

Options:

1) Lipids
2) Vitamin
3) Cellulose
4) Protein

Correct Answer: Lipids

QID : 136 - What is the SI unit of Power?

Options:

1) Boyle
2) Watt
3) Newton
4) Pascal

Correct Answer: Watt

QID : 137 - Which one of the following is not a type of coal?

Options:

1) Anthracite
2) Lignite
3) Peat
4) Siderite

Correct Answer: Siderite

QID : 138 - Which of the following pair is INCORRECT?

I. Parsec - Distance
II. Barrel - Liquid
III. Light year - Time

Options:

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?

Options:

1) CDC 6600
2) USENET
3) COMODOR VIC/20
4) PARAM-10000

Correct Answer: CDC 6600

QID : 140 - Fog, clouds, mist are examples of _______.

Options:

1) Aerosol
2) Solid sol
3) Foam
4) Gel

Correct Answer: Aerosol

QID : 141 - Which of the following is a chemical formula of quicklime?

Options:

1) Ca2O
2) Ca2CO3
3) CaO2
4) CaO

Correct Answer: CaO

QID : 142 - Who was the pioneer of Chipko movement of 1973?

Options:

1) Sambaji
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 _____.

Options:

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 disease?

Options:

1) Polio
2) Tuberculosis
3) Small Pox
4) Rabies

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.

Options:

1) 23rd
2) 18th
3) 26th
4) 20th

Correct Answer: 23rd

QID : 146 - Which Indian state hosted the 3 days long 'International Yoga Fest' held from 8th to 10th March, 2017?

Options:

1) Uttar Pradesh
2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Maharashtra
4) Delhi

Correct Answer: Delhi

QID : 147 - Who was awarded with the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award for the year 2017?

Options:

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’?

Options:

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?

Options:

1) Brazil
2) Russia
3) India
4) China

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?

Options:

1) Nepal
2) Afghanistan
3) Bhutan
4) Pakistan

Correct Answer: Bhutan

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