SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 19-AUG-2017 Shift-1
QID : 26 - The collection of all possible combinations of the goods and
services that can be produced from a given amount of resources and a given stock
of technological knowledge is called the ____________ of the economy.
1) Resource Probability Set
2) Production Probability Set
3) Resource Possibility Set
4) Production Possibility Set
Correct Answer: Production Possibility Set
QID : 27 - If at a price, market supply is greater than market demand, we
say that there is ________ in the market at that price.
2) Excess Demand
3) Excess Supply
4) Marginal Revenue
Correct Answer: Excess Supply
QID : 28 - In which year was All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)
Correct Answer: 1972
QID : 29 - Which Fundamental Right in the Indian Constitution includes
equal access to shops, bathing, ghats, hotels etc?
1) Right to Liberty and Personal Freedom
2) Right to Freedom of Religion
3) Right to Equality
4) Cultural and Educational Rights
Correct Answer: Right to Equality
QID : 30 - For how many days did Mahatma Gandhi's volunteers of the Salt
Correct Answer: 24
QID : 31 - The Tomara Rajputs, were defeated in the middle of the twelfth
century by the Chauhans of _________.
Correct Answer: Ajmer
QID : 32 - India is the ______ largest country in the world.
Correct Answer: 7th
QID : 33 - The place on the earth's surface above the focus is called the
Correct Answer: epicentre
QID : 34 - The male sex accessory ducts include vasa efferentia,
epididymis, vas deferens and______.
2) Rete Testis
4) Seminiferous Tubules
Correct Answer: Rete Testis
QID : 35 - The meristem which occurs between mature tissues is known as
Correct Answer: Intercalary
QID : 36 - Which of the following Phylum are also called flatworms?
Correct Answer: Platyhelminthes
QID : 37 - In the formula average velocity = (u + v) /2, u is the
1) Final velocity
2) Initial displacement
3) Initial velocity
4) Final displacement
Correct Answer: Initial velocity
QID : 38 - Vocal chords in women are _______________ than vocal chords in
1) 5mm shorter
2) 15mm shorter
3) 5mm longer
4) 15mm longer
Correct Answer: 5mm shorter
QID : 39 - The web uses the __________ to request and serve web pages and
1) Hyper Text Marketing Language
2) Hyper Text Markup Language
3) Hotmail Text Markup Language
4) Home Text Markup Language
Correct Answer: Hyper Text Markup Language
QID : 40 - What is the name of the acid in grapes?
1) Lactic acid
2) Formic acid
3) Acetic acid
4) Tartaric acid
Correct Answer: Tartaric acid
QID : 41 - Which fibre is also called as artificial silk?
Correct Answer: Rayon
QID : 42 - During the past century, the temperature of Earth has increased
Correct Answer: 0.6oC
QID : 43 - ______________ scheme was launched by the Central Government to
give financial services to weaker section of society.
1) Sukanya Samridhi Yojana
2) Bal Swachta Mission
3) Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
4) Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Yojana
Correct Answer: Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
QID : 44 - Who discovered Uranus?
1) Sir Isaac Newton
2) William Henry Fox Talbot
3) William Herschel
4) Nicolaus Copernicus
Correct Answer: William Herschel
QID : 45 - Who was the host nation of 2015 Men's Rugby World Cup?
1) New Zealand
2) South Africa
Correct Answer: England
QID : 46 - Who started construction of Nalanda (Mahavihara) ?
Correct Answer: Kumaragupta
QID : 47 - Who is not amongst the winners of Nobel Prize 2016 for
1) Jean-Pierre Sauvage
2) J. Michael Kosterlitz
3) Sir J. Fraser Stoddart
4) Bernard L. Feringa
Correct Answer: J. Michael Kosterlitz
QID : 48 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
1. The author of the novel 'Missile Gap' is Charles Stross.
2. The author of the novel 'Bird Box' is Victor LaValle.
3. The author of the novel 'The City and the City' is China Mieville.
1) 1 and 2
2) 2 and 3
3) 1 and 3
4) 1, 2and 3
Correct Answer: 1 and 3
QID : 49 - Which country was India's largest overseas investment
destination in the year 2015-16?
3) Saudi Arabia
Correct Answer: Mauritius
QID : 50 - China does not share its border with which Indian state?
2) Arunachal Pradesh
3) Himachal Pradesh
Correct Answer: Bihar