SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 04 July
Afternoon Shift (General Awareness)
Q.1 Which is the largest bone in the human body?
Correct answer : Femur
Q.2 When is 'International Dance Day' celebrated by the International
Theatre Institute (ITI), the main partner for performing arts of UNESCO?
1. 8th May
2. 7th June
3. 29th April
4. 23rd March
Correct answer : 29th April
Q.3 Who among the following has the power to promulgate ordinances under
Article 123 of the Constitution of India?
1. The President
2. The Attorney-General
3. The Speaker of the Lok Sabha
4. The Chairman of the Rajya Sabha
Correct answer : The President
Q.4 Who amongst the following established an institution named 'Kalashram'
for imparting training in dance and associated disciplines?
1. Shambhu Maharaj
2. Pandit Birju Maharaj
3. Sitara Devi
4. Lachhu Maharaj
Correct answer : Pandit Birju Maharaj
Q.5 Where was Khelo India Youth Games 2019 held?
Correct answer : Pune
Q.6 Albert Einstein was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in the year
Correct answer : 1921
Q.7 In March 2019, the Reserve Bank of India bought how many USD billions
through long-term forex swap auction in a bid to ease liquidity ahead of
1. USD 1 billion
2. USD 5 billion
3. USD 2 billion
4. USD 4 billion
Correct answer : USD 5 billion
Q.8 Which book among the following won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2019?
1. The Underground Railroad
3. The Sympathizer
4. The Overstory
Correct answer : The Overstory
Q.9 In which city of India would you find the Swami Vivekananda Airport?
Correct answer : Raipur
Q.10 In May 2019, who among the following was appointed by the UN
Secretary-General as the new Force Commander of the United Nations Mission in
South Sudan (UNMISS)?
1. Lieutenant General Shailesh Tinaikar
2. Private Ankush Cheema
3. Lieutenant General Frank Kamanzi
4. Colonel Amit Gupta
Correct answer : Lieutenant General Shailesh
Q.11 Sanjhi Art is associated to which of the following states of India?
3. West Bengal
4. Uttar Pradesh
Correct answer : Uttar Pradesh
Q.12 Who among the following created the Electronic Discrete Variable
Automatic Computer (EDVAC) with a memory to hold both, a stored program as well
1. Arthur Samuel
2. John von Neumann
3. Bletchley Park
4. Thomas H Flowers
Correct answer : John von Neumann
Q.13 With how many states/Union Territories does Uttar Pradesh share its
Correct answer : 6
Q.14 Bugyals are high altitude meadows and pastures in the Himalayan slopes.
In which state would you find them most?
4. Tamil Nadu
Correct answer : Uttarakhand
Q.15 Which one of the following business groups is associated to Carborundum
Universal Limited (CUMI), one of the largest abrasive manufacturing companies in
1. Adani Group
2. Birla Group
3. Murugappa Group
4. Kirloskar Group
Correct answer : Murugappa Group
Q.16 Which of the following computers are used in hospitals to measure the
heartbeat of patients?
1. Mainframe computers
2. Hybrid computers
3. Analog computers
4. Digital computers
Correct answer : Mainframe computers
Q.17 What is the minimum age requirement to become a Member of the
Legislative Assembly ?
1. 20 years
2. 32 years
3. 25 years
4. 42 years
Correct answer : 25 years
Q.18 In which of the following states is the Kolleru Lake located?
2. Andhra Pradesh
3. Tamil Nadu
Correct answer : Andhra Pradesh
Q.19 According to Global Peace Index 2019, which one of the following is the
most peaceful country?
Correct answer : Iceland
Q.20 The Barabar Caves, the oldest surviving rock-cut caves in India, mostly
belong to which of the following periods?
1. Maurya Empire
2. Gupta Empire
3. Chola Dynasty
4. Chera Dynasty
Correct answer : Maurya Empire
Q.21 During the reign of which of the following kings did Chinese traveller
Xuanzang visit India?
1. Chandragupta Maurya
3. Prabhakara Vardhana
Correct answer : Chandragupta Maurya
Q.22 Rafael Nadal, one of the top male tennis players in the world hails
from which European country?
Correct answer : Spain
Q.23 Which of the following countries was declared as a malaria-free country
in May 2019 by World Health Organization?
Correct answer : Argentina
Q.24 Which of the following instruments is used for the visual examination
Correct answer : Otoscope
Q.25 Which of the following teams won the UEFA Champions League football
trophy at Madrid on 1 June 2019?
1. Real Madrid
3. Manchester United
4. Tottenham Hotspur
Correct answer : Liverpool