SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 10 March 2018" Morning Shift (General Awareness)

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SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 10 March 2018"

Morning Shift (General Awareness)


QID : 1 - The existence of a parallel economy (black money) ___________.

Options:

1) makes economy more competitive
2) makes the monetary policies less effective
3) ensures a better distribution of income and wealth
4) ensures increasing productive investment

Correct Answer: makes the monetary policies less effective

QID : 2 - ‘Garibi Hatao’ (removal of poverty) and ‘Growth with Justice’ were the main objectives of ___________.

Options:

1) Plan Holiday
2) Fourth Five Year Plan
3) Rolling Plan
4) Fifth Five Year Plan

Correct Answer: Fifth Five Year Plan

QID : 3 - "Dhamek Stupa" is located at which of the following places?

Options:

1) Bodh Gaya
2) Sarnath
3) Sanchi
4) Kaushambi

Correct Answer: Sarnath

QID : 4 - How long the Non-cooperation Movement was conducted?

Options:

1) April 1920 to February 1922
2) September 1920 to April 1922
3) June 1920 to December 1922
4) December 1920 to June 1922

Correct Answer: September 1920 to April 1922

QID : 5 - The Equator does NOT pass through which of the following countries?

Options:

1) Kenya
2) Mexico
3) Indonesia
4) Brazil

Correct Answer: Mexico

QID : 6 - The boundary of which of the following state/country does NOT touch with Arunachal Pradesh?

Options:

1) Assam
2) Nagaland
3) Bhutan
4) Manipur

Correct Answer: Manipur

QID : 7 - ​​​​Achchhan Maharaj is associated with which of the following fields?

Options:

1) Instrumental music
2) Dance
3) Painting
4) Writing

Correct Answer: Dance

QID : 8 - In December 2017 Which country has signed an agreement with Sudan to build a nuclear power plant in the nation?

Options:

1) China
2) Pakistan
3) Russia
4) India

Correct Answer: Russia

QID : 9 - Which university has been ranked at the top in the Swachhta Ranking 2017 released by the Union Government?

Options:

1) Banaras Hindu University
2) Hyderabad University
3) O.P. Jindal University
4) Madurai University

Correct Answer: O.P. Jindal University

QID : 10 - The area of Nepal is approximately _________ square kilometres.

Options:

1) 115187
2) 128540
3) 135789
4) 147181

Correct Answer: 147181

QID : 11 - Which among the following has lowest electron affinity?

Options:

1) Fluorine
2) Chlorine
3) Bromine
4) Argon

Correct Answer: Argon

QID : 12 - Which of the following statement(s) about acids is/are CORRECT?

I. They change the color of red litmus to blue.
II. They change the color of blue litmus to red.
III. They have pH value less than 7.

Options:

1) Only I and III
2) Only II and III
3) Only I
4) Only II

Correct Answer: Only II and III

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QID : 13 - Comptroller and Auditor General of India submits the audit reports to _______.

Options:

1) President of India
2) Prime Minister of India
3) Finance Minister of India
4) Home Minister of India

Correct Answer: President of India

QID : 14 - Anti-defection law was passed in which Constitutional Amendment Act?

Options:

1) 41st Constitutional Amendment Act
2) 46th Constitutional Amendment Act
3) 48th Constitutional Amendment Act
4) 52th Constitutional Amendment Act

Correct Answer: 52th Constitutional Amendment Act

QID : 15 - Why do the plant closes stomata when it does NOT need carbon dioxide for photosynthesis?

Options:

1) To store carbon dioxide
2) To prevent water loss
3) To release stored oxygen
4) No option is correct.

Correct Answer: To prevent water loss

QID : 16 - Alveoli are balloon like structures within the ______.

Options:

1) lungs
2) kidney
3) liver
4) heart

Correct Answer: lungs

QID : 17 - The SAMPADA (Scheme for Agro-Marine Processing Development of Agro-processing Clusters) scheme has been renamed to ‘PMKSY’. What does ‘K’ stand for in ‘PMKSY’?

Options:

1) Kisan
2) Kritrim
3) Kaushal
4) Kalyaan

Correct Answer: Kisan

QID : 18 - Which is the second country in the world after France to construct a photovoltaic highway?

Options:

1) China
2) Japan
3) Germany
4) Canada

Correct Answer: China

QID : 19 - As per a report released by RBI in August 2017, approximately how much percent of the demonetised currency returned to the central Bank?

Options:

1) 99
2) 90
3) 85
4) 80

Correct Answer: 99

QID : 20 - On 19 September 2017, Law Ministry approved Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2017. It will allow FIU, the premier technical snoop wing under the Finance Ministry, to file an application for declaration of fugitive economic offender. What does ‘I’ stand for in ‘FIU’?

Options:

1) Intellectual
2) Intelligence
3) Instruction
4) Introduction

Correct Answer: Intelligence

QID : 21 - What is the power rating (in W) of a bulb if a current of 0.3 A passes through on application of 240 V of potential difference across its terminals?

Options:

1) 800
2) 36
3) 400
4) 72

Correct Answer: 72

QID : 22 - In the equation of motion v = u + at, u represents _________________.

Options:

1) initial velocity
2) final velocity
3) kinetic energy
4) potential energy

Correct Answer: initial velocity

QID : 23 - A cyclone is known by different names in different parts of the world. It is called a ‘________________’ in Japan and Philippines .

Options:

1) funnel
2) whirlpool
3) twister
4) typhoon

Correct Answer: typhoon

QID : 24 - Which of the statements given below are correct?

A) Julio Granda won the 2017 World Senior Chess Championship.
B) Tan Zhongyi won the 2017 World Junior Chess Championship.
C) Russia hosted the Golf 2017 Players Championship.

Options:

1) Only A
2) Only C
3) Both B and C
4) None of these

Correct Answer: Only A

QID : 25 - To delete columns or rows we can use the delete option under the ______________ in Microsoft Word.

Options:

1) Menu
2) Standard toolbar
3) Table Menu
4) Drawing toolbar

Correct Answer: Table Menu

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