SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 02
Afternoon Shift (General Awareness)
Q1. Greta Thunberg, the teenage sensation and global climate change crusader
is from which of the following European countries?
Correct Answer: Sweden
Q2. Who of the following was elected as the Leader of Congress Parliamentary
Party after the 2019 Lok Sabha elections?
1. Rahul Gandhi
2. Shashi Tharoor
3. Sonia Gandhi
4. Mallikarjun Kharge
Correct Answer: Sonia Gandhi
Q3. Who is the Vice Captain of the Indian team that is playing the World Cup
2019 in England?
1. Shikhar Dhawan
2. Rohit Sharma
3. Hardik Pandya
4. MS Dhoni
Correct Answer: Rohit Sharma
Q4. Bangladesh defeated __________in their very first match of the 2019 World
Cup held in June 2019 in England.
2. New Zealand
3. West Indies
4. South Africa
Correct Answer: South Africa
Q5. In the world of computers, what is 'Ubuntu'?
1. A firewall developed by Microsoft
2. Open source Linux operating system
3. An ERP system from SAP
4. Latest financial software package by Infosys
Correct Answer: Open source Linux
Q6. Ram Vilas Paswan is the president of which party?
1. Lok Jhakti Party
2. Samajwadi Party
3. Bahujan Samaj Party
4. Republican Party of India
Correct Answer: Lok Jhakti Party
Q7. Which of the following rivers is popularly known as 'Dakshin Ganga'?
Correct Answer: Godavari
Q8. The 124th Amendment Bill, 2019 deals with:
1. Privatisation of Air India
2. Economic Reservation
3. Triple Talaq
Correct Answer: Economic Reservation
Q9. Which of the following banks was authorised to issue Electoral Bonds?
1. State Bank of India
2. Corporation Bank
3. ICICI Bank
4. HDFC Bank
Correct Answer: State Bank of India
Q10. After the swearing in of the new Union government in May, 2019, who of the
followings was allocated the portfolio of Youth Affairs and Sports?
1. K Muralidharan
2. Kiren Rijiju
3. Pratap Chandra Sarangi
4. Smriti Irani
Correct Answer: Kiren Rijiju
Q11. In the context of international banking tractions what is the full form of
1. Society for Worldwide International Financial Tractions
2. Society for Worldwide International Financial Telecommunication
3. Society for Wireless International Financial Tractions
4. Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication
Correct Answer: Society for Worldwide
Interbank Financial Telecommunication
Q12. The famous Dwarkadhish Temple of Gujarat is located on the banks of which
of the following rivers?
Correct Answer: Gomti
Q13. Famous writer and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor won the 2019 Lok Sabha
Elections from which of the following constituencies of Kerala?
Correct Answer: Thiruvananthapuram
Q14. In December 2016, the National Payments Corporation of India developed a
mobile payment app named as__________
Correct Answer: BHIM
Q15. In computer terminology, what is the full form of RAM?
1. Repeated Access Memory
2. Random Access Memory
3. Rapid Access Memory
4. Regular Access Memory
Correct Answer: Random Access Memory
Q16. Which of the following activities by Benjamin Franklin led him to gain a
better understanding of lightning and eventually to the invention of the
1. Riding a horse
2. Swimming in a river
3. Flying a kite
4. Practising on a piano
Correct Answer: Flying a kite
Q17. Which of the following gases has an odour that is similar to the odour of
2. Hydrogen Sulfide
Correct Answer: Hydrogen Sulfide
Q18. Which colour saree embellished with bright golden borders is worn by the
dancers of Mohiniyattam?
2. Parrot green /green
3. Deep red /red
4. Sea blue /blue
Correct Answer: White/off-white
Q19. The mother of Mahatma Gandhi was:
Correct Answer: Putlibai
Q20. The 72nd Annual Cannes Film Festival 2019 was held in ______.
1. United Kingdom
Correct Answer: France
Q21. The city of Belagavi is located in the state of:
3. Tamil Nadu
Correct Answer: Karnataka
Q22. Which of the following types of bank accounts does NOT earn any interest
for the account holder?
1. Recurring Deposit Account
2. Current Account
3. Savings Account
4. Pension Account
Correct Answer: Current Account
Q23. In 1872, Lord Mayo, the Viceroy of India was assassinated in ___________
4. Port Blair
Correct Answer: Port Blair
Q24. Which of the following cities houses the headquarters of the Union Bank of
Correct Answer: Mumbai
Q25. Name the element that must be present in a compound to classify it as an
Correct Answer: Carbon