SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 20-AUG-2017 Shift-1 (General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 20-AUG-2017 Shift-1

(General Awareness)


QID : 26 - The demand for a normal good increases with ________ in the consumer's income.

Options:

1) increase
2) decrease
3) constant
4) double

Correct Answer: increase

QID : 27 - Short run marginal cost curve cuts the average variable cost curve from _______ at the minimum point of average variable cost.

Options:

1) top
2) below
3) right
4) left

Correct Answer: below

QID : 28 - "Forests" 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: Concurrent

QID : 29 - Which Fundamental Right in the Indian Constitution states that all persons shall be equally protected by the laws of the country?

Options:

1) Right to Equality
2) Right to Freedom
3) Right against Exploitation
4) Right to Freedom of Religion

Correct Answer: Right to Equality

QID : 30 - ________ was imprisoned for the rest of his life by Aurangzeb.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Shah Jahan

QID : 31 - Name the Commission that came to India in 1928 to reform India's constitutional system.

Options:

1) Rowlatt Act
2) Pitt's India Act
3) Partition of Bengal
4) Simon Commission

Correct Answer: Simon Commission

QID : 32 - _________ is an example of intrusive igneous rock.

Options:

1) Conglomerate
2) Shale
3) Sandstone
4) Granite

Correct Answer: Granite

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QID : 33 - The longitudinal valley lying between lesser Himalaya and the ____________ are known as Duns.

Options:

1) Himadri
2) Himachal
3) Shiwaliks
4) Tibet

Correct Answer: Shiwaliks

QID : 34 - A multicellular organism grows by ____________.

Options:

1) Cell addition
2) Cell explosion
3) Cell implosion
4) Cell division

Correct Answer: Cell division

QID : 35 - The male sex organs in a flower is the __________.

Options:

1) Zoospores
2) stamen
3) pistil
4) Chlorophyceae

Correct Answer: stamen

QID : 36 - In animals like Annelids, Molluscs, organs have associated to form functional systems, each system concerned with a specific physiological function. This pattern is called ________ system level of organization.

Options:

1) organ
2) open
3) closed
4) coelom

Correct Answer: organ

QID : 37 - Contact force is another name for _________.

Options:

1) Friction
2) Magnetic force
3) Electrostatic force
4) Muscular force

Correct Answer: Muscular force

QID : 38 - The force of friction between two surfaces will increase if:

Options:

1) a layer of lubricant is kept between the two surfaces
2) the two surfaces are pressed harder
3) air gap is created between the two surfaces
4) irregularities on both the surfaces are removed

Correct Answer: the two surfaces are pressed harder

QID : 39 - An absolute ________ contains the complete address of a file on the Internet.

Options:

1) JavaScript
2) URL
3) SQL
4) String

Correct Answer: URL

QID : 40 - A change in which no new substances are formed is called _____________.

Options:

1) Physical Change
2) Chemical Change
3) Rusting
4) Galvanisation

Correct Answer: Physical Change

QID : 41 - The property of metal by which it can be drawn into wires is called _____________.

Options:

1) maleability
2) viscosity
3) ductility
4) tensile strength

Correct Answer: ductility

QID : 42 - _____________ is the number of deaths in the population during a given period.

Options:

1) Natality
2) Mortality
3) Immigration
4) Emigration

Correct Answer: Mortality

QID : 43 - ____________ scheme by the Central Government aims at setting up an organized rural Panchayat in order to make the villages more self-sustained.

Options:

1) Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan
2) Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana
3) Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Yojana
4) Vidyanjali Yojana

Correct Answer: Gram Uday Se Bharat Uday Abhiyan

QID : 44 - Who discovered Circulatory System?

Options:

1) Thomas Edison
2) William Harvey
3) Robert Hooke
4) Robert Boyles

Correct Answer: William Harvey

QID : 45 - Which country did India lose to in the semi finals of the Men's Cricket World Cup 2015?

Options:

1) Sri Lanka
2) New Zealand
3) Pakistan
4) Australia

Correct Answer: Australia

QID : 46 - Buland Darwaza is located in?

Options:

1) West Bengal
2) Gujarat
3) Uttar Pradesh
4) Tamil Nadu

Correct Answer: Uttar Pradesh

QID : 47 - Which of the following award is given for distinguished service in any field including service rendered by the Government servants?

Options:

1) Ashok Chakra
2) Dada Saheb Phalke Awards
3) Arjuna Award
4) Padma Shri

Correct Answer: Padma Shri

QID : 48 - Which of the statements given below are correct?

1. The author of 'The Great Indian Novel' is A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
2. The author of 'A Foreign Policy For India' is I.K Gujral.
3. 'Wings of Fire' is an Autobiography of A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: 2 and 3

QID : 49 - In April 2017, diplomatic ties were re-established after 37 years between Cuba and _________.

Options:

1) India
2) Morocco
3) Sri Lanka
4) USA

Correct Answer: Morocco

QID : 50 - Nepal shares a border with which other country besides India?

Options:

1) China
2) Bhutan
3) Bangladesh
4) Afghanistan

Correct Answer: China

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