SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 08
Evening Shift (General Awareness)
Q1. Which one of the following nations will host the FIFA U-17 Women's World
Cup in 2020?
Correct answer: India
Q2. The _______ is the stem-like part of the leaf that joins the blade to
Correct answer: Petiole
Q3. _______ is a type of good for which demand increases as its price rises.
1. Giffen Good
2. Club Good
3. Consumer Good
4. Capital Good
Correct answer: Giffen Good
Q4. In 2019, radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B was launched successfully by
the Sathish Dhawan Space Centre located in _______.
Correct answer: Sriharikota
Q5. Flower colours of red, pink, blue and purple come mainly from pigments
Correct answer: Anthocyanins
Q6. After the battle of ________ in 1757, the British achieved political
power in lndia.
Correct answer: Plassey
Q7. Which author has been awarded the 27th Vyas Samman of the K.K. Birla
Foundation in 2018?
1. Mamta Kalia
2. Yogita Yadav
3. Pankaj Dubey
4. Ashish Chaudhary
Correct answer: Mamta Kalia
Q8. In Parliamentary proceedings, how many matters per day as per their
priority in the ballot are allowed to be raised during 'Zero Hour'?
Correct answer: 20
Q9. In which state was the second edition of the Indian Open International
Boxing Tournament held?
4. Madhya Pradesh
Correct answer: Assam
Q10. Which one of the following is NOT a output device?
Correct answer: Joystick
Q11. The Indian movie star Rahul Bose was associated with ______ sport of
Correct answer: Rugby
Q12. Which Sikh Guru compiled the ‘Adi Granth’ the holy scripture of
1. Guru Arjan Dev
2. Guru Ram Das
3. Guru Amar Das
4. Guru Hargobind
Correct answer: Guru Arjan Dev
Q13. In 1973, the Project Tiger was started in ________National Park.
1. Sanjay Gandhi
4. Jim Corbett
Correct answer: Sunderbans
Q14. A/an _______ stock is the stock of a large, well-established and
financially sound company that has operated for many years.
Correct answer: Blue-Chip
Q15. A chain of islands closely scattered in a body of water is called:
Correct answer: Archipelago
Q16. Matters, which are not points of order, can be raised by way of Special
Mentions under Rule ________ of Lok Sabha.
Correct answer: 377
Q17. The famous dancer Chemancheri Kunhiraman Nair is associated with which
of the following dance forms?
Correct answer: Kathakali
Q18. In India the Ursa Major Constellation is also known as:
Correct answer: Saptarshi
Q19. Which process refers to the starting up of a computer and the loading
of the required parts of the operating system into the RAM?
Correct answer: Booting
Q20. Who among the following wrote the book 'Wise and Otherwise'?
1. Arundhati Roy
2. Gita Piramal
3. Sudha Murthy
4. Jhumpa Lahiri
Correct answer: Sudha Murthy
Q21. Which Indian contemporary artist was awarded the 7th Joan Miro Prize
1. Arpita Singh
2. Atul Dodiya
3. Nalini Malani
4. Vivan Sundaram
Correct answer: Nalini Malani
Q22. As of june 2019, which Indian state has the lowest number of districts?
3. Arunachal Pradesh
Correct answer: Goa
Q23. With which of the following sports is the term 'twiddle' associated?
1. Table Tennis
Correct answer: Table Tennis
Q24. A/an _______ is the wide end of a river that meets the sea.
Correct answer: Estuary
Q25.Bumchu' is a unique cultural festival celebrated in the Indian state of:
4. West Bengal
Correct answer: Sikkim