SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 15
Morning Shift (General Awareness)
QID : 1 - Rate of the growth of an economy is measured in terms of
1) National income
2) Monthly family income
3) Number of people who have been lifted above the poverty line
4) Industrial Development
Correct Answer: National income
QID : 2 - Which of the following Five Year Plan can be strategically
associated with the Green Revolution?
1) Second Five Year Plan
2) Seventh Five Year Plan
3) Fourth Five Year Plan
4) Sixth Five Year Plan
Correct Answer: Fourth Five Year Plan
QID : 3 - Which of the following is a Block Mountain?
2) Black forest
3) Sierra Nevada
4) All options are correct.
Correct Answer: All options are correct.
QID : 4 - Burzil Pass is situated in which of the following states?
1) Himachal Pradesh
2) Jammu and Kashmir
Correct Answer: Jammu and Kashmir
QID : 5 - Kautilya was the Prime Minister of:
1) Chandragupta Vikramaditya
3) Chandragupta Maurya
4) King Kanak
Correct Answer: Chandragupta Maurya
QID : 6 - Whom did Lord Minto send to Ranjit Singh to make a peace
immediate before the Treaty of Amritsar (1809)?
1) Robert Rebert
2) Joshua Child
4) Charles Metcalfe
Correct Answer: Charles Metcalfe
QID : 7 - S. Balachander is associated to which musical instrument?
Correct Answer: Veena
QID : 8 - Which country has replaced Saudi Arabia for the first time to
become India's top crude oil supplier in the current fiscal year?
Correct Answer: Iraq
QID : 9 - In January 2018, who has been awarded the 9th Infosys award for
engineering and computer science?
1) Sanghamitra Bondopadhyaya
2) Ananya J. Kabir
3) Upinder Singh Bhalla
4) Ritabrata Munsi
Correct Answer: Sanghamitra Bondopadhyaya
QID : 10 - The oldest form of cultivation in Sri Lanka is known as
Correct Answer: Chena
QID : 11 - What charge is present on a neutron?
3) no charge
4) No option is correct.
Correct Answer: no charge
QID : 12 - Which of the following statements are CORRECT?
I. Esters are sweet smelling substance.
II Esters are used in making perfumes.
III. Functional group of ester is R-O-RꞋ.
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
QID : 13 - Article 12 to Article 35 of Indian Constitution mainly deals
with Fundamental Rights, given in ______ of Indian Constitution.
1) Part I
2) Part II
3) Part III
4) Part IV
Correct Answer: Part III
QID : 14 - Out of the 22 parts of the Indian Constitution that originally
existed during its formation, the only part which has been deleted is ______.
1) Part V
2) Part VI
3) Part VII
4) Part VIII
Correct Answer: Part VII
QID : 15 - The skin, the lining of the mouth, the lining of the blood
vessels, lung alveoli and kidney tubules are all made of which type of tissue?
1) Epithelial tissue
2) Connective tissue
3) Muscular tissue
4) Nervous tissue
Correct Answer: Epithelial tissue
QID : 16 - Which of the following represents the CORRECT scheme of
sub-groups at various levels in classification?
1) Kingdom → Phylum → Class → order → Family → Genus → Species
2) Kingdom → Order → Class → Family → Genus → Species → Phylum
3) Kingdom → Phylum → Order → Genus → Species → Class → Family
4) Phylum → Kingdom → Class → Order → Genus → Family → Species
Correct Answer: Kingdom → Phylum → Class → order →
Family → Genus → Species
QID : 17 - In September 2017, a Nation Wide campaign was launched to
sensitise women about the preventive care for cancer. The theme of this Campaign
was ‘Nurturing the Nurturer’. Who launched this Campaign?
1) Anupriya Patel
2) Rajiv Gauba
3) Hasmukh Adhiya
4) Injeti Srinivas
Correct Answer: Anupriya Patel
QID : 18 - What is the name of the balloon – borne instrument set to be
launch by NASA to study heavy cosmic particles?
1) Super LAMBA
2) Super TIGER
3) Super LION
4) Super MAMA
Correct Answer: Super TIGER
QID : 19 - According to World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report
2017, Indian has closed ______ percentage of its gender gap.
Correct Answer: 67
QID : 20 - Who has been appointed as the Head of the Committee constituted
to frame guidelines on playing National Anthem in cinemas?
1) B. R. Sharma
2) Dinesh Sharma
3) Govind Jain
4) Jayant Gupta
Correct Answer: B. R. Sharma
QID : 21 - A force of 200 N displaces a body by 4 m, calculate the work
done (in J).
Correct Answer: 800
QID : 22 - The ____________ of a substance is defined as the mass per unit
Correct Answer: density
QID : 23 - ______________ is produced from incomplete burning of fuels
such as petrol and diesel.
1) Carbon dioxide
2) Carbon monoxide
3) Nitric oxide
4) Nitrogen dioxide
Correct Answer: Carbon monoxide
QID : 24 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
A) Garbine Muguruza won the Tennis 2017 French Open Women's Singles.
B) Rafael Nadal won the Tennis 2017 US Open Men's Singles.
C) Valtteri Bottas won the Formula One 2017 Brazilian Grand Prix.
1) Only A
2) Only B
3) Only C
4) Both A and B
Correct Answer: Only B
QID : 25 - In Microsoft Word, _______________ is a position we set for
placing and aligning text on a page.
1) Standard tool bar
2) View Buttons
3) Formatting tool bar
4) Tab stop
Correct Answer: Tab stop