SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 19-AUG-2017 Shift-3
QID : 226 - A ___________ deficit is financed by net capital flows from
the rest of the world, thus by a capital account surplus.
1) Current Account
2) Savings Account
3) Capital Account
4) Asset Account
Correct Answer: Current Account
QID : 227 - __________ is defined as the output per unit of variable input
1) Marginal product
2) Production function
3) Total product
4) Average product
Correct Answer: Average product
QID : 228 - "Taxes on lands and buildings" is listed in the __________
list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.
Correct Answer: State
QID : 229 - There are total _________ parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha
constituency) in Maharashtra.
Correct Answer: 19
QID : 230 - Akbar was __________ years old when he became emperor.
Correct Answer: 13
QID : 231 - Sultan Mahmud was a ruler of_____.
Correct Answer: Ghazni
QID : 232 - As the river enters the plain it twists and turns forming
large bends known as ____________.
Correct Answer: meanders
QID : 233 - The method of soil conservation in which stones, grass, soil
are used to build barriers along contours and trenches are made in front of the
barriers to collect water is called?
2) Contour barriers
3) Rock dam
4) Terrace farming
Correct Answer: Contour barriers
QID : 234 - In male reproductive system, the testes are situated outside
the abdominal cavity within a pouch called __________.
3) Testicular Lobules
4) Seminiferous Tubules
Correct Answer: Scrotum
QID : 235 - Which of the following is not among the 3 main classes of
Correct Answer: Gymnosperms
QID : 236 - Sycon (Scypha), Spongilla (Fresh water sponge) and Euspongia
(Bath sponge) are examples of which Phylum?
Correct Answer: Porifera
QID : 237 - If the force applied on the object is in the direction
opposite to the direction of motion, the speed of the object __________.
4) no effect
Correct Answer: decreases
QID : 238 - The SI unit of acceleration is _______________.
1) meters per seconds squared
2) meters per second
3) seconds per meter
4) seconds per meter squared
Correct Answer: meters per seconds squared
QID : 239 - In Microsoft Excel, the _______() function returns the
smallest value among the values passed as arguments.
Correct Answer: MIN
QID : 240 - Fire extinguishers emit which gas?
1) Carbon monoxide
3) Carbon dioxide
Correct Answer: Carbon dioxide
QID : 241 - What is formed when Magnesium is burnt?
1) Baking Soda
2) Calcium Carbonate
Correct Answer: Ash
QID : 242 - The salt concentration (measured as salinity in parts per
thousand), is less than ______ % in inland waters.
Correct Answer: 5
QID : 243 - ______________ scheme launched by the Central Government aims
to improve rural livelihoods and promote rural development and strengthen the
Panchayati Raj across the country.
1) Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
2) Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
3) Stand up India scheme
4) National RU URBAN Mission
Correct Answer: Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
QID : 244 - Who discovered Photon?
1) George Crum
2) Albert Einstein
3) Henry Cavendish
4) Humphry Davy
Correct Answer: Albert Einstein
QID : 245 - Who is the winner of 2016-17 Premier League (Football)?
1) Leicester City
2) Manchester City
4) Manchester United
Correct Answer: Chelsea
QID : 246 - Gol Gumbaz was designed by?
1) Ustad Ahmad of Lahouri
2) George Wittet
3) Henry Irwin
4) Yaqut of Dabul
Correct Answer: Yaqut of Dabul
QID : 247 - Which of the following was the winner of the Grammy Awards
2016 "Country Song of the Year"?
1) Chances Are
2) Girl Crush
3) Hold My Hand
Correct Answer: Girl Crush
QID : 248 - A] The author of the novel 'Bird Box' is Victor LaValle.
B] The author of the novel 'The Devil in Silver' is Josh Malerman.
C] The author of the novel 'Fellside' is Victor LaValle.
Which of the statements given above are not correct?
1) A and B
2) B and C
3) A and C
4) A, B and C
Correct Answer: A, B and C
QID : 249 - In April 2017, to address growing unemployment, which country
has abolished the 457 Visa Programme used by thousands of temporary foreign
workers, a majority of them Indians?
Correct Answer: Australia
QID : 250 - SAARC Agriculture Centre (SAC) is based in which city?
Correct Answer: Dhaka