SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 17-AUG-2017 Shift-2(General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 17-AUG-2017 Shift-2

(General Awareness)


QID : 126 - The __________ exchange rate is the relative price of foreign goods in terms of domestic goods.

Options:

1) Artificial
2) Nominal
3) Fixed
4) Real

Correct Answer: Real

QID : 127 - ___________ is an alternative way of representing the production function.

Options:

1) The Short Run
2) The Long Run
3) Isoquant
4) Average product

Correct Answer: Isoquant

QID : 128 - "United Nations Organization" is listed in the __________ list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.

Options:

1) Union
2) State
3) Global
4) Concurrent

Correct Answer: Union

QID : 129 - There are total _________ parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha constituency) in Punjab.

Options:

1) 7
2) 1
3) 18
4) 10

Correct Answer: 7

QID : 130 - Big landlords or warrior chiefs in the seventh century were acknowledged as _________ by the existing kings?

Options:

1) Rashtrakutas
2) Chalukya
3) Samantas
4) Brahmanas

Correct Answer: Samantas

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QID : 131 - The Agra fort was built by ___________.

Options:

1) Shah Jahan
2) Akbar
3) Jahangir
4) Babur

Correct Answer: Akbar

QID : 132 - How many states does India have as of June 2017?

Options:

1) 26
2) 27
3) 28
4) 29

Correct Answer: 29

QID : 133 - The northern plain of India has been formed by the interplay of the three major river systems, namely– the Indus, the Ganga and the ___________.

Options:

1) Brahmaputra
2) Krishna
3) Kaveri
4) Mahanadi

Correct Answer: Brahmaputra

QID : 134 - In the names Mangifera indica (mango), Solanum tuberosum (potato) and Panthera leo (lion), what does the three names, indica, tuberosum and leo, represent?

Options:

1) Binomial Nomenclature
2) Taxonomic Hierarchy
3) Identification
4) Specific Epithet

Correct Answer: Specific Epithet

QID : 135 - _______ are chlorophyll-bearing, simple, thalloid, autotrophic and largely acquatic (both fresh water and marine) organisms.

Options:

1) Pteridophytes
2) Bryophytes
3) Algae
4) Gymnosperms

Correct Answer: Algae

QID : 136 - Animals like annelids and arthropods etc where the body can be divided into identical left and right halves in only one plane, exhibit ________ symmetry.

Options:

1) Coelenterata
2) Radial
3) Ctenophora
4) Bilateral

Correct Answer: Bilateral

QID : 137 - If the orbit of a planet is an ellipse then what is the point at which the Sun is located called?

Options:

1) Centre
2) Circumcentre
3) Incentre
4) Focus

Correct Answer: Focus

QID : 138 - The sliding friction is _______________ than the static friction.

Options:

1) double
2) same
3) greater
4) smaller

Correct Answer: smaller

QID : 139 - _______ optical data storage is a technology where data is stored in multiple layers in the optical disc.

Options:

1) 3D
2) 30D
3) 300D
4) 3000D

Correct Answer: 3D

QID : 140 - Kelvin (K) is the unit of measurement of ________.

Options:

1) Density
2) Pressure
3) Mass
4) Temperature

Correct Answer: Temperature

QID : 141 - What is the process of rust forming on iron called?

Options:

1) Rusting
2) Crystallisation
3) Shovel
4) Spade

Correct Answer: Rusting

QID : 142 - __________ acts as a shield absorbing ultraviolet radiation from the sun.

Options:

1) Chlorofluorocarbons
2) Stratosphere
3) Ozone hole
4) Greenhouse

Correct Answer: Stratosphere

QID : 143 - ______________ scheme launched by the Central Government aims to spur social, economic and infrastructure development in rural areas by developing a cluster of 300 Smart Villages.

Options:

1) Soil Health Card
2) Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission
3) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
4) Pradhanmantri rojgar yojna

Correct Answer: Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission

QID : 144 - Who invented the electrocardiogram (ECG)?

Options:

1) Willem Einthoven
2) Edward Jenner
3) Antonio de Ulloa and Charles Wood
4) Karl Benz

Correct Answer: Willem Einthoven

QID : 145 - Who is the winner of 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix?

Options:

1) Sebastian Vettel
2) Lewis Hamilton
3) Valtteri Bottas
4) Kimi Raikkonen

Correct Answer: Lewis Hamilton

QID : 146 - In which city of India is Charminar located?

Options:

1) Pune
2) Delhi
3) Aurangabad
4) Hyderabad

Correct Answer: Hyderabad

QID : 147 - Which of the following was the winner of the Grammy Awards 2016 "Record of the Year"?

Options:

1) Uptown Funk
2) Really Love
3) Thinking Out Loud
4) Blank Space

Correct Answer: Uptown Funk

QID : 148 - 1. The author of the novel 'Darkness at Noon' is Victor LaValle.

2. The author of the novel 'The Great Gatsby' is F. Scott Fitzgerald.
3. The author of the novel 'The Sound and the Fury' is L. Ron Hubbard.

Which of the statements given above are not correct?

Options:

1) 1 and 2
2) 2 and 3
3) 1 and 3
4) 1, 2 and 3

Correct Answer: 1 and 3

QID : 149 - What was Norway's rank in 2016 Human Development Index published by the United Nations Development Programme?

Options:

1) 1
2) 10
3) 100
4) 200

Correct Answer: 1

QID : 150 - Which country is not a member of Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC)?

Options:

1) Thailand
2) Myanmar
3) India
4) Pakistan

Correct Answer: Pakistan

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