SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-AUG-2017 Shift-2 (General Awareness)

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SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-AUG-2017 Shift-2

(General Awareness)


QID : 126 - The demand for a inferior good increases with ________ in the consumer's income.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: decrease

QID : 127 - Goods for which demand move in the opposite direction of the income of the consumer are called?

Options:

1) Inferior goods
2) Normal goods
3) Complementary goods
4) Substitute goods

Correct Answer: Inferior goods

QID : 128 - "Population control and family planning" 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 : 129 - _______ is issued when the court finds that a particular office holder is not doing legal duty and thereby is infringing on the right of an individual.

Options:

1) Habeas Corpus
2) Mandamus
3) Prohibition
4) Quo Warranto

Correct Answer: Mandamus

QID : 130 - According to the categories of land mentioned in the Chola inscriptions ___________ was known as the land donated to Jaina institutions?

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Pallichchhandam

QID : 131 - Prince Khurram was the name of the future Emperor __________.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Shah Jahan

QID : 132 - ___________ are defined as the mass movement of rock, debris or earth down a slope.

Options:

1) Earthquake
2) Cyclone
3) Flood
4) Landslide

Correct Answer: Landslide

QID : 133 - The material carried by the glacier such as rocks big and small, sand and silt gets deposited, which are called glacial ________.

Options:

1) moraines
2) deltas
3) plateaus
4) grooves

Correct Answer: moraines

QID : 134 - Based on the common features like presence of notochord and dorsal hollow neural system, animals like fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds along with mammals are included in which Phylum?

Options:

1) Mammalia
2) Chordata
3) Primata
4) Insecta

Correct Answer: Chordata

QID : 135 - The members of phaeophyceae are commonly called _________ algae.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Brown

QID : 136 - Asterias (Star fish), Echinus (Sea urchin), Antedon (Sea Lily) are all examples of which Phylum?

Options:

1) Echinodermata
2) Annelida
3) Platyhelminthes
4) Arthropoda

Correct Answer: Echinodermata

QID : 137 - During uniform motion of an object along a straight line, the ________ remains constant with time.

Options:

1) Time
2) Velocity
3) Acceleration
4) Distance

Correct Answer: Velocity

QID : 138 - The impression of an image persists on the retina for about _________ of a second.

Options:

1) 1/10th
2) 1/8th
3) 1/16th
4) 1/5th

Correct Answer: 1/16th

QID : 139 - In Microsoft Word, _______ allows us to move selected paragraphs to the left.

Options:

1) Decrease Indent
2) Increase Indent
3) Double Indent
4) Single Indent

Correct Answer: Decrease Indent

QID : 140 - Acetic Acid is another name for which of the following?

Options:

1) Vinegar
2) Baking Soda
3) Copper Sulphate
4) Magnesium Oxide

Correct Answer: Vinegar

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QID : 141 - The reaction of Copper Sulphate and Iron produces Iron Sulphate and __________.

Options:

1) Vinegar
2) Ash
3) Baking Soda
4) Copper

Correct Answer: Copper

QID : 142 - A few organisms can tolerate and thrive in a narrow range of temperatures. Such organisms are called ___________.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Stenothermal

QID : 143 - ____________ scheme was launched by the Central Government in the state of Bihar to provide clean water of the Ganges to domestic areas via postal services.

Options:

1) Gangajal Delivery Scheme
2) Mission Bhagiratha In Telangana
3) National Apprenticeship Promotion
4) Railway Travel Insurance

Correct Answer: Gangajal Delivery Scheme

QID : 144 - Who discovered Electron?

Options:

1) Enrico Fermi
2) Robert Noyce
3) J.J.Thomson
4) James Dyson

Correct Answer: J.J.Thomson

QID : 145 - Which country won the 2016 Men's Kabaddi World Cup?

Options:

1) India
2) Thailand
3) Pakistan
4) Iran

Correct Answer: India

QID : 146 - Mattancherry Palace is located in?

Options:

1) West Bengal
2) Kerala
3) Rajasthan
4) Karnataka

Correct Answer: Kerala

QID : 147 - Which of the following is an award given by the Government of India to recognize outstanding achievement in National sports?

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Arjuna Award

QID : 148 - Which of the statements given below are not correct?

1. The author of the novel 'A Visit from the Goon Squad' is Edward P Jones.
2. The author of the novel 'The Corrections' is Jonathan Franzen.
3. The author of the novel 'The Known World' is Jennifer Egan.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: 1 and 3

QID : 149 - In April 2017, the G20 Digital Ministerial Meeting on Digital Economy was held in which country?

Options:

1) Italy
2) Germany
3) France
4) USA

Correct Answer: Germany

QID : 150 - Which is the only train which runs between Kolkata and Dhaka?

Options:

1) Dosti Express
2) Maitree Express
3) Bangla Express
4) Padma Express

Correct Answer: Maitree Express

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