SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2018 "held on 10 July
Afternoon Shift (General Awareness)
Q1. National Viral Hepatitis Control Program (NVHCP) aims to achieve country
wide elimination of Hepatitis C by ______.
Correct Answer: 2030
Q2. ______ is the only active volcano in South Asia.
1. Narcondam Island
2. Tosham Hills
3. Dhinodhar Hills
4. Barren Island
Correct Answer: Barren Island
Q3. Which of the following cities has recently included Hindi as third
official court language?
2. Abu Dhabi
Correct Answer: Abu Dhabi
Q4. Ultrasonic sounds are the sounds which have frequencies?
1. higher than 40 kHz
2. higher than 30 kHz
3. higher than 20 kHz
4. higher than 50 kHz
Correct Answer: higher than 20 kHz
Q5. In the context of a word document, the term gutter stands for ______.
1. the space between two paragraphs
2. the blank page inserted in between two filled pages
3. the space left on the left side for rough work
4. the space left on one side for stitching and binding
Correct Answer: the space left on one side for
stitching and binding
Q6. The famous Kandariya temple is located at:
Correct Answer: Khajurao
Q7. The book titled 'Every Vote Counts - The Story of India’s Elections’ was
written by ______.
1. JM Lyngdoh.
2. Navin Chawla
3. Hamid Options:ari
4. SY Qureshi
Correct Answer: Navin Chawla
Q8. _______ is one of the liquids commonly used in liquid-in-glass
1. Liquid nitrogen
2. Liquid hydrogen
Correct Answer: Alcohol
Q9. The book 'Target 3 Billion' is written by ______.
1. Shankar Dayal Sharma
2. Pranab Mukherjee
3. Ram Nath Kovind
4. A.P.J Abdul Kalam
Correct Answer: A.P.J Abdul Kalam
Q10. Which of the following is a landlocked country?
Correct Answer: Mongolia
Q11. In the context of the Mughals, which of the following statements is NOT
1. Babur was pushed out of his homeland Farghana by Uzbeks.
2. Babur was related to Ghenghis Khan from his mother’s side.
3. The Mughal court chronicles describe them as the descendents of a legendary
Iranian king Afrasiyab.
4. They were the descendants of Taimur on the paternal side.
Correct Answer: The Mughal court chronicles describe
them as the descendents of a legendary Iranian king Afrasiyab.
Q12. The IAAF Male Athlete of the Year Award has been won by Usain Bolt
Correct Answer: six
Q13. In 19th century, the Satnami movement in central India was founded by
1. Narayan Guru
2. Keshab Chander Sen
3. Haridas Thakur
4. Guru Ghasidas
Correct Answer: Guru Ghasidas
Q14. In the context of agriculture, the term 'barani' refers to ______.
1. mixed farming
2. dry farming
3. rainfed farming
4. irrigated farming
Correct Answer: rainfed farming
Q15. Which of the following articles of Indian Constitution provides for the
appointment of a Finanace Commission?
1. Article 290
2. Article 280
3. Article 300
4. Article 320
Correct Answer: Article 280
Q16. Badhti ka naam zindagi' is the tagline of which of the following banks?
Correct Answer: Axis
Q17. The lens-type commonly used for correcting presbyopia is ______.
1. bifocal lens
2. concave lens
3. cylindrical lens
4. convex lens
Correct Answer: bifocal lens
Q18. Which of the following cities hosted the Special Olympics World Games
2. Abu Dhabi
Correct Answer: Abu Dhabi
Q19. Which of the following cities hosted an international summit which
adopted a declaration on digital health?
Correct Answer: Delhi
Q20. As per the Census 2011, which of the following states/union territories
claimed second rank in terms of literacy rate?
Correct Answer: Lakshdweep
Q21. Which of the following regions has earned Geographical Indication for
Correct Answer: Coorg
Q22. Pradeep Kumar Banerjee, who bagged the ESPN Multi-Sports Award for
Lifetime Achievement, is related to ______.
Correct Answer: football
Q23. On any issue pertaining to the disqualification of any member of Lok
Sabha under 10th Schedule of Indian constitution, the final decision is taken by
1. Vice-President of India
2. Speaker, Lok Sabha
3. Election Commission of India
4. President of India
Correct Answer: Speaker, Lok Sabha
Q24. In the domain names, the expression .au stands for ______.
4. African Union
Correct Answer: Australia
Q25. In the Interim Budget of 2019, the Union Government launched a minimum
assured pension scheme for those working in the unorganised sector, after they
attain the age of 60. The scheme has been named as the Pradhan Mantri ________.
1. Vishwakarma Shram Samman Yojana
2. Shram Yogi Maan-dhan Yojana
3. Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana
4. Suraksha Vima Yojan
Correct Answer: Shram Yogi Maan-dhan Yojana