SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 07
Morning Shift (General Awareness)
QID : 1 - Which of the following best defines free trade?
1) Imports are discouraged
2) There are no restrictions on exports and imports
3) There are no duties levied on export
4) Imported goods are made duty free
Correct Answer: There are no restrictions on exports
QID : 2 - Non-Tax revenue can be increased by improving the working of
1) Commercial Irrigation Projects
2) State Road Transport Corporation
3) Electricity Boards
4) No option is correct.
Correct Answer: Commercial Irrigation Projects
QID : 3 - Which ruler of the Vijayanagar empire was the friend of the
Portuguese Governor Albuquerque?
1) Devaraya II
2) Narsingh Raya
3) Krishna Deva Rai
4) Venkat II
Correct Answer: Krishna Deva Rai
QID : 4 - Which of the following was not done during the time of Lord
1) Partition of Bengal
2) Formation of Bhartiya Lok Sevv Mandal
3) Establishment of the Famine Commission
4) Formation of Hunter Commission
Correct Answer: Formation of Hunter Commission
QID : 5 - A sector between the two longitude lines is known by which of
the following name?
4) Time box
Correct Answer: Gore
QID : 6 - Which Indian territory was formerly known as 'Black Water'
1) Lakshadweep Group
2) Andaman and Nicobar Islands
4) Aliabet and Khadiabet
Correct Answer: Andaman and Nicobar Islands
QID : 7 - Sitara Devi is associated with ________________.
1) Manipuri dance
2) Kathak dance
3) Garba dance
4) Hindustani Vocal
Correct Answer: Kathak dance
QID : 8 - What was the name of the 11th edition of bilateral naval
exercise conducted in December 2017 by India and Oman near Muscat?
Correct Answer: Naseem-Al-Bhar
QID : 9 - Which actor won the best actor award in the 64th National Film
1) Manoj Joshi
2) Akshay Kumar
3) Aamir Khan
4) Manoj Bajpayee
Correct Answer: Akshay Kumar
QID : 10 - What is NOT right about Bangladesh’s flag?
1) It consists of a red circle in the middle
2) It has a green background
3) The length to width ratio of the rectangle is 4:3
4) The middle circle has a radius of one fifth of the length
Correct Answer: The length to width ratio of the
rectangle is 4:3
QID : 11 - Oxygen molecule is ______.
Correct Answer: Diatomic
QID : 12 - Which of the following statement(s) is/are CORRECT?
I. Acids are sour in taste and generate H+ ions.
II. Acids are sour in taste and generate OH– ions.
III. Bases are bitter in taste and generate OH– ions.
1) Only I and III
2) Only I and II
3) Only II and III
4) All I, II and III
Correct Answer: Only I and III
QID : 13 - In India, who among the following is also known as ‘the
guardian of the public purse’?
1) Comptroller and Auditor General of India
2) Prime Minister of India
3) Chief Justice of India
4) Ministry of law and Justice
Correct Answer: Comptroller and Auditor General of
QID : 14 - Which among the following is/are All India Service(s)?
I. Indian Administrative Service
II. Indian Police Service
III. Indian Forest Service
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Both I and II
4) All I, II and III
Correct Answer: All I, II and III
QID : 15 - ______ is the source of energy and materials in human beings.
Correct Answer: Food
QID : 16 - The somatosensory receptors in human beings detect ______.
Correct Answer: touch
QID : 17 - To make child labour free society, PENCIL portal was launched
in September 2017 in India. What does ‘P’ stand for in ‘PENCIL’?
Correct Answer: Platform
QID : 18 - Which vaccine company has developed Typbar Typhoid Conjugate
vaccine that has received pre – qualification from the World Health Organisation
(WHO) for global use?
1) Panacea Biotech
2) Bharat Biotech
4) Bharat Serums and Vaccines
Correct Answer: Bharat Biotech
QID : 19 - As per the data released by the Income-Tax Department in
December 2017, how much percent of total population paid income tax in the
assessment year 2015-16?
Correct Answer: 1.7
QID : 20 - On 20 July 2017, Lok Sabha passed IIIT-PPP Bill, 2017. The Bill
seeks to allow 15 IIITs established on a PPP model to grant degrees. What does
‘PPP’ stand for?
1) Public Private Placement
2) Public Private Partnership
3) Public Private Pickup
4) Public Private Policy
Correct Answer: Public Private Partnership
QID : 21 - Find the resistance (in mega Ω) of a wire of length 8 m, cross
sectional area 2 cm2 and made of a material of resistivity 120 Ωm.
Correct Answer: 4.8
QID : 22 - The slope of a Distance-Time graph shows ___________.
Correct Answer: speed
QID : 23 - Air expands when it _______________.
1) is cooled
2) is heated
3) is under pressure
4) becomes more humid
Correct Answer: is heated
QID : 24 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
A) In 2017, Wes Morgan captained the Premier League team Leicester City.
B) In 2017, Romelu Lukaku played for the Premier League team Manchester United.
C) France hosted the Tennis 2017 Davis Cup Final.
1) Only C
2) A and C
3) A, B and C
Correct Answer: A, B and C
QID : 25 - In Microsoft Word, ____________ setting allows us to align the
text at a particular point, or to create a tabular layout.
Correct Answer: Tabs