SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 06
Morning Shift (General Awareness)
QID : 1 - Which among the following is NOT a ‘geographical indicator?
1) Kani Shawi
2) Naga Mircha
3) Mysore Silk
4) Darjeeling Basmati
Correct Answer: Darjeeling Basmati
QID : 2 - The first Chairman of Disinvestment Commission was___________.
1) GV Ramkrishna
2) Madhu Dandavete
3) C Rangarajan
4) Indira Gandhi
Correct Answer: GV Ramkrishna
QID : 3 - Which of the following was not mentioned in the Dhamma?
1) Obedience to parents
4) Faith in Sangha
Correct Answer: Faith in Sangha
QID : 4 - Which of the following work is not credited to Lord Dalhousie?
1) Merger of Punjab
2) Merger of Bengal
3) Merger of Mysore
4) Merger of Satara
Correct Answer: No Correct Answer ( Benefit to all )
QID : 5 - Which of the following are the smaller planets than the size of
1) Uranus and Mars
2) Neptune and Venus
3) Venus and Mars
4) Neptune and Mars
Correct Answer: Venus and Mars
QID : 6 - Which of the following Indian states has the smallest coastline?
4) West Bengal
Correct Answer: Goa
QID : 7 - Which place is NOT associated with Gautama Buddha?
2) Bodh Gaya
Correct Answer: Pawapuri
QID : 8 - Kishanganga Project is a major reason for contention between
Correct Answer: Pakistan
QID : 9 - Which of the following man has been honoured with ‘Uttam Jeevan
Raksha Padak’ the second-highest Gallantry award for civilians?
1) Salim Gafur Shaikh
2) Saurabh Sinha
3) Nihalchand Sodhi
4) Mahendra Giri
Correct Answer: Salim Gafur Shaikh
QID : 10 - What is the name of official capital of Sri Lanka?
2) Sri Jayewardenepura
Correct Answer: Sri Jayewardenepura
QID : 11 - Which statements are CORRECT?
I. In early 1930’s Nylon was prepared from coal, water and air.
II. Nylon was the first fully synthetic fibre.
III. Nylon fibre was strong, elastic and light.
1) Only I and II
2) Only I and III
3) Only II and III
4) All I, II and III
Correct Answer: All I, II and III
QID : 12 - Which of the following statement is CORRECT?
1) Gold and Silver are not ductile.
2) Phophorus and Nitrogen are ductile.
3) Copper and Platinum are ductile.
4) Sulphur and Phophorus are sonorous.
Correct Answer: Copper and Platinum are ductile.
QID : 13 - ______ is not formally prescribed device available to members
1) Zero hour
2) Call Attention Notice
3) Half-an hour discussion
4) Short-duration discussion
Correct Answer: Zero hour
QID : 14 - Which type of city administration controls smaller urban areas?
1) Nagar Panchayat
2) Municipal Council
3) Municipal Corporation
4) No option is correct.
Correct Answer: Municipal Council
QID : 15 - Gaseous exchange takes place in leaves through tiny pores for
the purpose of photosynthesis. What are these pores?
Correct Answer: Stomata
QID : 16 - Lymph carries digested and absorbed fat from ______.
Correct Answer: intestine
QID : 17 - How many ‘Pradhan Mantri LPG Panchayat’ would be organised
across the country in next one and half year under the ‘Pradhan Mantri LPG
1) 2 lakh
2) 1 lakh
3) 3 lakh
4) 5 lakh
Correct Answer: 1 lakh
QID : 18 - What is the name of the new upgraded version of indigenous
transport aircraft SARAS?
1) SARAS PT1N
2) SARAS ML-3S
3) SARAS AL-5C
4) SARAS FF-1F
Correct Answer: SARAS PT1N
QID : 19 - In December 2017, Mid-Term Review of the Foreign Trade Policy
(FTP) was released. The review announced how much percent increase each in
incentive rates of Merchandise Exports from India Scheme and Services Export
from India Scheme?
Correct Answer: 2%
QID : 20 - On 10 April 2017, Lok Sabha passed the Human Immunodeficiency
Virus (HIV) and AIDS (Prevention Control) Bill, 2017. Under the new provisions,
which of the following is not included?
1) Establishments keeping records of information of person living with HIV
must adopt data protection measures.
2) Person will be compelled to disclose his HIV status if even he/she does not
give his/her Consent.
3) Prohibits any individual from advocating feeling of hatred against HIV
4) All are included.
Correct Answer: Person will be compelled to disclose
his HIV status if even he/she does not give his/her Consent.
QID : 21 - A body of mass 5 kg accelerates from 12 m/s to 20 m/s in 4
seconds due to the application of a force on it. Calculate the magnitude of this
force (in N).
Correct Answer: 10
QID : 22 - For a body moving with uniform acceleration its final velocity
1) average velocity - initial velocity
2) 2 x average velocity - initial velocity
3) 2 x average velocity + initial velocity
4) average velocity + initial velocity
Correct Answer: 2 x average velocity - initial
QID : 23 - Features and habits that help animals to adapt to their
surroundings are a result of the process of ______________.
Correct Answer: evolution
QID : 24 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
A) Indian Grandmaster won the 2017 Chess World Cup.
B) In 2017, Roberto Firmino played for the Premier League team Leicester City.
C) In 2018 IPL auctions, Rajasthan Royals retained MS Dhoni.
1) Only A
2) Only B
3) Only C
Correct Answer: None
QID : 25 - In Microsoft Word, there are basically two types of formatting
- character formatting and _____________.
1) Paragraph formatting
2) Sentence formatting
3) Word formatting
4) Font formatting
Correct Answer: Paragraph formatting