SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 13 March 2018" After noon Shift (General Awareness)

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SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 13 March 2018"

After noon Shift (General Awareness)


QID : 1 - Deindustrialisation means: ___________.

Options:

1) uprooting of people from agriculture and planting them in industries
2) movement of workforce from the industrial sector to the service sector
3) a deliberate effort to compel the existing industries to shut down
4) a deliberate effort to promote the new industries

Correct Answer: movement of workforce from the industrial sector to the service sector

QID : 2 - Why are the Indian workers less skilled than the workers of western countries?

Options:

1) Low level of wages
2) Inferior quality of capital provided to labourers
3) High level of illiteracy
4) Strong trade unions

Correct Answer: High level of illiteracy

QID : 3 - Junagadh inscription is the first inscription of which of the following languages?

Options:

1) Prakrit
2) Pali
3) Kharoshthi
4) Sanskrit

Correct Answer: Sanskrit

QID : 4 - Who among the following is considered as a political guru of Mahatma Gandhi?

Options:

1) Dadabhai Naoroji
2) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
3) Lala Lajpat Rai
4) Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Correct Answer: Gopal Krishna Gokhale

QID : 5 - What is the main cause of temperature rise in the interior of the Earth?

Options:

1) Pressure
2) Breakdown of radioactive substances
3) Both the pressure and breakdown of radioactive substances
4) No option is correct.

Correct Answer: Both the pressure and breakdown of radioactive substances

QID : 6 - The two volcanic islands located in the Indian territory are: ______________________.

Options:

1) Kavaratti and New Moore
2) Pamban and Barren
3) Barren and Narcondam
4) Great Andaman and Little Nicobar

Correct Answer: Barren and Narcondam

QID : 7 - Sadir is a name of which ancient dance style of India?

Options:

1) Kathak
2) Odissi
3) Bharatanatyam
4) Mohiniattam

Correct Answer: Bharatanatyam

QID : 8 - Which country has made world's first all-electric ship, which can travel up to 80 Km with 200 tons cargo after a two hour charge?

Options:

1) Japan
2) South Korea
3) China
4) Australia

Correct Answer: China

QID : 9 - Who among the following has been awarded the ‘German Green Talent Award 2017’?

Options:

1) Sukhveer Rohilla
2) Pushpa Negrani
3) Shamik Chaudhary
4) Rishi Dholakiya

Correct Answer: Shamik Chaudhary

QID : 10 - Where is the commercial capital of Sri Lanka?

Options:

1) Trincomalee
2) Colombo
3) Galle
4) Kandy

Correct Answer: Colombo

QID : 11 - Generally atomic radius is measured in which unit?

Options:

1) Fermi
2) Millimeter
3) Angstrom
4) Micrometer

Correct Answer: Angstrom

QID : 12 - Which of the statement(s) about the reaction given below is/are INCORRECT?

2PbO (s) + C (s) ⟶ 2Pb (s) + CO2 (g)


I. Lead is getting reduced.
II. Carbon is getting reduced.
III. Lead oxide is getting reduced.

Options:

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

Correct Answer: Only I and II

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QID : 13 - Who appoints Chairman of Union Public Service Commission in India?

Options:

1) Prime Minister of India
2) Home Minister of India
3) President of India
4) Chief Election Commissioner of India

Correct Answer: President of India

QID : 14 - Part of XVII of India Constitution deals with ______.

Options:

1) elections
2) official language
3) Panchyat
4) fundamental rights

Correct Answer: official language

QID : 15 - Breaking down of fats from large globules to smaller globules by Bile juice is similar to which of the following?

Options:

1) Emulsification of soaps
2) Esterification of alcohol
3) Fermentation of glucose
4) Eutrophication of water

Correct Answer: Emulsification of soaps

QID : 16 - Robert Hooke discovered cells by observing them in a ______.

Options:

1) onion peel
2) cork slice
3) pond water
4) No option is correct.

Correct Answer: cork slice

QID : 17 - In September 2017, Government of India approved the revamped ‘Khelo India Programme’ at a cost of Rs 1756 crore for the period ______.

Options:

1) 2017-18 to 2019-20
2) 2017-18 to 2018-19
3) 2018-19 to 2019-20
4) 2018-19 to 2020-21

Correct Answer: 2017-18 to 2019-20

QID : 18 - Which organization will launch two missions named GOLD and ICON to explore the ionosphere?

Options:

1) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
2) Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
3) China National Space Administration (CNSA)
4) European Space Agency (ESA)

Correct Answer: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

QID : 19 - In December 2017, as per the announcement made by the finance Ministry, nearly how much amount have banks lost on account of frauds in the fiscal 2016-17?

Options:

1) Rs 50,000 crore
2) Rs 5000 crore
3) Rs 17,000 crore
4) Rs 1,000 crore

Correct Answer: Rs 17,000 crore

QID : 20 - On 26 July 2017, the Parliament passed the Collection of Statistics (Amendment) Bill, 2017. This Bill extends jurisdiction of the act to which state?

Options:

1) Manipur
2) Assam
3) Jammu and Kashmir
4) Nagaland

Correct Answer: Jammu and Kashmir

QID : 21 - What is the effective resistance (in Ω) of two resistors 12 Ω and 24 Ω connected in parallel?

Options:

1) 36
2) 8
3) 16
4) 72

Correct Answer: 8

QID : 22 - If the Distance-Time graph is a straight inclined line then it represents _______________.

Options:

1) uniform speed
2) non-uniform speed
3) constant displacement
4) non-uniform velocity

Correct Answer: uniform speed

QID : 23 - When warm air rises up and cold air from the surrounding areas rushes in to fill its place then this sets up ________________ in air.

Options:

1) conduction
2) convection
3) radiation
4) agitation

Correct Answer: convection

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

A) In 2018 IPL auctions, Sunrisers Hyderabad retained Steve Smith.
B) Lewis Hamilton won the Formula One 2017 Japanese Grand Prix.
C) Ma Long won the 2017 San Marino and Rimini's Coast Motorcycle Grand Prix.

Options:

1) Only A
2) Only B
3) A and C
4) A and B

Correct Answer: Only B

QID : 25 - In Microsoft Word, ____________ view enables us to view our document as it would appear in a web browser such as the Internet Explorer.

Options:

1) Web Layout
2) Normal Layout
3) Reading Layout
4) Print Layout

Correct Answer: Web Layout

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