SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-AUG-2017 Shift-1
QID : 26 - The demand for a inferior good decreases with ________ in the
Correct Answer: increase
QID : 27 - Goods for which the quantity that a consumer chooses, increases
as the consumer's income increases and decreases as the income decreases are
1) Inferior goods
2) Normal goods
3) Complementary goods
4) Substitute goods
Correct Answer: Normal goods
QID : 28 - "Prevention of cruelty to animals" is listed in the __________
list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.
Correct Answer: Concurrent
QID : 29 - ___________ makes laws on matters included in Union List and
1) Lok Sabha
2) Ministry of Defence
3) Prime Minister's Office
4) Securities and Exchange Board of India
Correct Answer: Lok Sabha
QID : 30 - According to the categories of land mentioned in the Chola
inscriptions ___________ was known as the land for the maintenance of schools?
Correct Answer: Shalabhoga
QID : 31 - Prince Salim was the name of the future Emperor _________.
Correct Answer: Jahangir
QID : 32 - ___________ is the breaking up of the rocks on the earth's
Correct Answer: Weathering
QID : 33 - The method of soil conservation in the coastal and dry regions
where rows of trees are planted to check the wind movement to protect soil cover
2) Contour barriers
3) Rock dam
4) Shelter belts
Correct Answer: Shelter belts
QID : 34 - Biological names are generally derived from which language?
Correct Answer: Latin
QID : 35 - The members of rhodophyceae are commonly called _________
Correct Answer: Red
QID : 36 - Aurelia (Medusa) and Adamsia (Polyp) are examples of which
Correct Answer: Coelenterata
QID : 37 - Energy in the form of heat is wasted when a machine is
operated. This heat is generated due to ___________.
Correct Answer: friction
QID : 38 - The incident ray, the _________ at the point of incidence and
the reflected ray all lie in the same plane.
4) angle of reflection
Correct Answer: normal
QID : 39 - In Microsoft Word, _______ allows us to move selected
paragraphs to the right.
1) Decrease Indent
2) Increase Indent
3) Double Indent
4) Single Indent
Correct Answer: Increase Indent
QID : 40 - Blue Vitriol is another name for which of the following?
1) Copper Sulphate
4) Magnesium Oxide
Correct Answer: Copper Sulphate
QID : 41 - The rubbing surface of a matchbox has powdered glass and a
little red ________________.
Correct Answer: phosphorus
QID : 42 - A few organisms can tolerate and thrive in a wide range of
temperatures. Such organisms are called ___________.
Correct Answer: Eurythermal
QID : 43 - _____________ scheme by the Central Government will strengthen
the bond between all the states, regions, and districts of India.
1) Uday Desh Ka Aam Nagrik
2) Urja Ganga
3) Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat
4) Namami Ganga Yojana
Correct Answer: Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat
QID : 44 - Who invented Velcro?
1) Thomas Edison
2) William Harvey
3) George de Mestral
4) Robert Boyles
Correct Answer: George de Mestral
QID : 45 - Which nation will host the FIFA Men's World Cup to be held in
the year 2018?
2) South Korea
Correct Answer: Russia
QID : 46 - Charminar was built by?
2) Mohammed Quli Qutab Shah
Correct Answer: Mohammed Quli Qutab Shah
QID : 47 - Which of the following is an Indian military decoration awarded
for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice away from the battlefield?
1) Ashok Chakra
2) Dada Saheb Phalke Awards
3) Arjuna Award
4) Padma Shri
Correct Answer: Ashok Chakra
QID : 48 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
1. The author of the novel 'Accelerando' is Charles Stross.
2. The author of the novel 'The Windup Girl' is Paolo Bacigalupi.
3. The author of the novel 'The Devil in Silver' is Josh Malerman.
1) 1 and 2
2) 2 and 3
3) 1 and 3
4) 1, 2 and 3
Correct Answer: 1 and 2
QID : 49 - In March 2017, in which country was "world's largest artificial
sun" switched on?
Correct Answer: Germany
QID : 50 - With which other country does Bangladesh share its border
Correct Answer: Myanmar