SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 17-AUG-2017 Shift-3
QID : 226 - In a market system, the central problems regarding how much
and what to produce are solved through the coordination of economic activities
brought about by ________ signals.
4) Stock Market
Correct Answer: Price
QID : 227 - _________ says that the marginal product of a factor input
initially rises with its employment level. But after reaching a certain level of
employment, it starts falling.
1) Law of diminishing marginal product
2) Law of variable proportions
3) The Short Run
4) The Long Run
Correct Answer: Law of variable proportions
QID : 228 - Constituent Assembly of India was founded in the year
Correct Answer: 1946
QID : 229 - Which Fundamental Right in the Indian Constitution allows
citizens to move the court if they believe that any of their Fundamental Rights
have been violated by the State?
1) Cultural and Educational Rights
2) Right to Constitutional Remedies
3) Right against Exploitation
4) Right to Freedom of Religion
Correct Answer: Right to Constitutional Remedies
QID : 230 - During their rule the British persuaded or forced cultivators
in Punjab to grow __________.
Correct Answer: Wheat
QID : 231 - The Red fort in Delhi was the residence of emperors of which
dynasty in the 16th century?
Correct Answer: Mughal
QID : 232 - India has a land boundary of about _________ km.
Correct Answer: 15200
QID : 233 - The Patkai hills belong to which mountain ranges?
4) Hindu Kush
Correct Answer: Purvanchal
QID : 234 - RBCs are formed in the ____________ in the adults.
1) blue bone marrow
2) red bone marrow
3) white bone marrow
4) black bone marrow
Correct Answer: red bone marrow
QID : 235 - The later (second) formed primary xylem elements are called
3) Xylem parenchyma
4) Xylem fibres
Correct Answer: Metaxylem
QID : 236 - Which of the following does not hold true for Animal belonging
to Phylum Chordate?
1) Notochord present
2) Pharynx perforated by gill slits.
3) Heart is dorsal (if present)
4) A post-anal part (tail) is present
Correct Answer: Heart is dorsal (if present)
QID : 237 - In science a push or pull of an object is called ________.
Correct Answer: Force
QID : 238 - There are how many vocal cords in the human voice box?
Correct Answer: Two
QID : 239 - The attribute ___________ specifies (in pixels) the distance
between two adjacent cells.
Correct Answer: Cellspacing
QID : 240 - What is the name of the acid in an ant's sting?
1) Acetic acid
2) Citric acid
3) Formic acid
4) Lactic acid
Correct Answer: Formic acid
QID : 241 - Which base is present in soap?
1) Sodium hydroxide
2) Silicon dioxide
3) Calcium hydroxide
4) Ammonium hydroxide
Correct Answer: Sodium hydroxide
QID : 242 - Any undesirable change in physical, chemical or biological
characteristics of air, land, water or soil is called?
1) Greenhouse effect
2) Solid wastes
Correct Answer: Pollution
QID : 243 - ______________ scheme was launched by the Central Government
to create awareness about the cleanliness of the children.
1) Sukanya Samridhi Yojana
2) Bal Swachta Mission
3) Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
4) Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Yojana
Correct Answer: Bal Swachta Mission
QID : 244 - Who discovered the colour photography?
1) Robert Noyce
2) Enrico Fermi
3) John Logie Baird
4) James Clerk Maxwell
Correct Answer: James Clerk Maxwell
QID : 245 - Who was the host nation of 2014 FIFA World Cup?
Correct Answer: Brazil
QID : 246 - Jama Masjid of Delhi was built by?
4) Shah Jahan
Correct Answer: Shah Jahan
QID : 247 - Which of the following won the Oscars 2017 Best Picture?
1) La La Land
Correct Answer: Moonlight
QID : 248 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
1. The author of the novel 'Half of a Yellow Sun' is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
2. The author of the novel 'Middlesex' is Jeffrey Eugenides.
3. The author of the novel 'Missile Gap' is China Mieville.
1) 1 and 2
2) 2 and 3
3) 1 and 3
4) 1, 2 and 3
Correct Answer: 1 and 2
QID : 249 - Which company acquired LinkedIn For $26.2 Billion?
Correct Answer: Microsoft
QID : 250 - Which of the following rivers flows from India to Pakistan?
Correct Answer: Satluj
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