SSC CGL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2016 "held on 7
September 2016" Morning Shift (General Awareness)
EXAM DATE : 7-September-2016
EXAM START TIME : 10:00:00
EXAM NAME : SSC Examination 2016
Question 26.What is the maximum number of days of employment a rural poor would get under 'MGNREGA'?
1) 180 days
2) 120 days
3) 100 days
4) 90 days
Correct Answer: 100 days
Question 27.Scheduled bank is a bank which is ….
2) Not Nationalised
3) Based in foreign Country
4) Included in the second schedule of RBI
Correct Answer: Included in the second schedule of RBI
Question 28.Black soil is also known by which of the following name ?
1) Khadar Soil
2) Bangar Soil
3) Alluivial Soil
4) Regur soil
Correct Answer: Regur soil
Question 29.What is the name of the book written by Panini ?
3) Madhyamika Karika
Correct Answer: Ashtadhyayi
Question 30.Which dynasty was started by Khizr Khan ?
1) The Sayyids
2) The Lodhis
3) The Rajputs
4) The Khiljis
Correct Answer: The Sayyids
Question 31.The instrument used for measuring air pressure is called …..
Correct Answer: Barometer
Question 32.Gustation refers to the sense of which of the following ?
Correct Answer: Taste
Question 33.Intensity of any wave is proportional to which of the following?
2) Square of amplitude
3) Square root of amplitude
4) Cube of amplitude
Correct Answer: Square of amplitude
Question 34.In the following list of devices which device is used in network layer?
3) Application Gateway
Correct Answer: Router
Question 35.NTPC is a Central Public Sector Enterprise in which sector?
Correct Answer: Power
Question 36.Which State government has launched the Smart Village Programme, to improve public facilities in village?
Correct Answer: Gujarat
Question 37.Rodrigo "Digong" Duterte emerged winner in 2016 presidential elections of which country ?
2) The Philippines
Correct Answer: The Philippines
Question 38.What is commonly known as 'white plague'?
Correct Answer: Tuberculosis
Question 39.What are gilt-edged securities?
1) Securities issued by the multinational companies.
2) Securities issued by the Government
3) Securities issued by the private sector
4) Securities issued by the joint venture companies
Correct Answer: Securities issued by the Government
Question 40.In whose consultation does the President convene and prorogue all sessions of Parliament ?
1) The Speaker
2) The Prime Minister
3) The Prime Minister and the leader of the opposition in Lok Sabha
4) The Council of Ministers
Correct Answer: The Prime Minister
Question 41.With which religion is Kaivalya associated?
Correct Answer: Jainism
Question 42.Bauxite is used as raw material by which industry
Correct Answer: Aluminium
Question 43.The large collection of stars, dust and gas held together by
gravitational attraction between components is known as
4) Sun Family
Correct Answer: Galaxy
Question 44.Thermal electricity is generated by using which of these ?
1) Coal only
2) Coal and Natural Gas only
3) Coal, Natural Gas and Petroleum
4) None of these
Correct Answer: Coal, Natural Gas and Petroleum
Question 45.When iron rusts, its weight …..
3) remains the same
4) first increases and then decreases
Correct Answer: increases
Question 46.The driest location on Earth is in which country?
Correct Answer: Chile
Question 47.Which leader of British Labour Party was recently elected the first Muslim Mayor of London?
1) Sadiq Khan
2) Ataullah Khan
3) Firdauz Zaidi
4) Karim Shaikh
Correct Answer: Sadiq Khan
Question 48.Lady Ratan Tata Trophy' is related to which game?
Correct Answer: Hockey
Question 49.Which instrument is used for measuring humidity of atmosphere?
Correct Answer: Hygrometer
Question 50.Pankaj Advani is associated with which sport?
Correct Answer: Billiards