SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-AUG-2017 Shift-1 (General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-AUG-2017 Shift-1

(General Awareness)


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

Options:

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

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 called?

Options:

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.

Options:

1) Union
2) State
3) Global
4) Concurrent

Correct Answer: Concurrent

QID : 29 - ___________ makes laws on matters included in Union List and Concurrent List.

Options:

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?

Options:

1) Vellanvagai
2) Brahmadeya
3) Shalabhoga
4) Devadana

Correct Answer: Shalabhoga

QID : 31 - Prince Salim was the name of the future Emperor _________.

Options:

1) Babur
2) Humayun
3) Jahangir
4) Akbar

Correct Answer: Jahangir

QID : 32 - ___________ is the breaking up of the rocks on the earth's surface.

Options:

1) Erosion
2) Weathering
3) Attrition
4) Abrasion

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 is called?

Options:

1) Mulching
2) Contour barriers
3) Rock dam
4) Shelter belts

Correct Answer: Shelter belts

QID : 34 - Biological names are generally derived from which language?

Options:

1) French
2) Latin
3) Mexican
4) German

Correct Answer: Latin

QID : 35 - The members of rhodophyceae are commonly called _________ algae.

Options:

1) Green
2) Brown
3) Red
4) Yellow

Correct Answer: Red

QID : 36 - Aurelia (Medusa) and Adamsia (Polyp) are examples of which Phylum?

Options:

1) Ctenophora
2) Annelida
3) Coelenterata
4) Aschelminthes

Correct Answer: Coelenterata

QID : 37 - Energy in the form of heat is wasted when a machine is operated. This heat is generated due to ___________.

Options:

1) burning
2) friction
3) combustion
4) lubrication

Correct Answer: friction

QID : 38 - The incident ray, the _________ at the point of incidence and the reflected ray all lie in the same plane.

Options:

1) surface
2) tangent
3) normal
4) angle of reflection

Correct Answer: normal

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QID : 39 - In Microsoft Word, _______ allows us to move selected paragraphs to the right.

Options:

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?

Options:

1) Copper Sulphate
2) Oxygen
3) Copper
4) Magnesium Oxide

Correct Answer: Copper Sulphate

QID : 41 - The rubbing surface of a matchbox has powdered glass and a little red ________________.

Options:

1) antimony
2) arsenic
3) silicon
4) phosphorus

Correct Answer: phosphorus

QID : 42 - A few organisms can tolerate and thrive in a wide range of temperatures. Such organisms are called ___________.

Options:

1) Osmotic
2) Eurythermal
3) Stenothermal
4) Hydrothermal

Correct Answer: Eurythermal

QID : 43 - _____________ scheme by the Central Government will strengthen the bond between all the states, regions, and districts of India.

Options:

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?

Options:

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?

Options:

1) Japan
2) South Korea
3) China
4) Russia

Correct Answer: Russia

QID : 46 - Charminar was built by?

Options:

1) Humayun
2) Mohammed Quli Qutab Shah
3) Ashoka
4) Narasimha

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?

Options:

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.

Options:

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?

Options:

1) China
2) USA
3) Germany
4) Russia

Correct Answer: Germany

QID : 50 - With which other country does Bangladesh share its border besides India?

Options:

1) China
2) Laos
3) Bhutan
4) Myanmar

Correct Answer: Myanmar

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