SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 31
August 2016" Morning Shift (General Awareness)
Question 26.Money market is a market for _______________
1) Short term fund
2) Long term fund
3) Negotiable instruments
4) Sale of shares
Correct Answer: Short term fund
Question 27.India shares longest international boundary with which country?
Correct Answer: Bangladesh
Question 28.The Residuary powers of legislation under Indian Constitution rests with
2) Prime Minister
Correct Answer: Parliament
Question 29.Appointments for all India Services are made by
3) Prime Minister
Correct Answer: President
Question 30.The people of the Indus valley civilisation worshipped ____________________.
Correct Answer: Pashupati
Question 31.The Upanishads are the ______________________ .
1) Great Epics
2) Story Books
3) Source of Hindu Philosophy
4) Law Books
Correct Answer: Source of Hindu Philosophy
Question 32.Tsangpo is the other name in Tibet for ____________ .
Correct Answer: Brahmaputra
Question 33.The largest herbarium of India is located at
Correct Answer: Kolkata
Question 34.Temperature of distant luminous bodies can be determined by
1) Mercury thermometers
2) Gas thermometers
4) Colour thermometers
Correct Answer: Pyrometers
Question 35.In IT terminology failure in the kernel is called as
2) crash dump
4) Kernel error
Correct Answer: crash
Question 36.Which of the following institutions was not founded by Mahatama Gandhi?
1) Sabarmati Ashram
2) Sevagram Ashram
3) Vishwa Bharti
4) Phoenix Ashram
Correct Answer: Vishwa Bharti
Question 37.Which of the following State has become India's first carbon free State?
1) Himachal Pradesh
2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Uttar Pradesh
Correct Answer: Himachal Pradesh
Question 38.Energy travels from Sun to Earth through
Correct Answer: radiation
Question 39.C.K. Naidu Cup is associated with which of the following sporting events?
Correct Answer: Cricket
Question 40.Pump priming should be resorted to at a time of?
Correct Answer: Deflation
Question 41.Which is the highest award for gallantry during peacetime?
1) Vir Chakra
2) Param Vir Chakra
3) Ashok Chakra
4) Mahavir Chakra
Correct Answer: Ashok Chakra
Question 42.At Barren Island, the only active volcano in India is situated in
1) Andaman Islands
2) Nicobar Islands
Correct Answer: Nicobar Islands
Question 43.The transfer of minerals from top soil to subsoil through soil-water is called?
Correct Answer: Leaching
Question 44.Heat is transmitted from higher temperature to lower temperature through the actual motion of the molecules in
4) Both conduction and convection
Correct Answer: Convection
Question 45.Polio is caused by
Correct Answer: Virus
Question 46.Which country is in the process of building the largest single Aperture Radio Telescope - FAST
Correct Answer: China
Question 47.The Kovvada Nuclear Park project is proposed to be setup in which State?
2) Uttar Pradesh
3) Andhra Pradesh
Correct Answer: Andhra Pradesh
Question 48.Fixed Foreign Exchange Rate can be changed by
3) Ministry of Finance
Correct Answer: RBI
Question 49.In bio fortification technique plant breeders use breeding to overcome
1) Loss due to insect pests
2) Decrease in food production
3) Deficiencies of micronutrients and vitamins
4) Loss due to plant diseases
Correct Answer: Deficiencies of micronutrients and vitamins
Question 50.Which Institution has the final authority to interpret the Constitution of India?
2) Supreme Court of India
4) Attorney General of India
Correct Answer: Supreme Court of India