SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2019 "held on 15 OCTOBER 2020" Morning-Shift (General Awareness)

SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2019 "held on 15 October 2020"

Morning-Shift (General Awareness)

Q.1 To whom did Mahatma Gandhi give the title ‘Deen Bandhu’?


1. Abdul Ghaffar Khan

2. Rajendra Prasad

3. Rabindra Nath Tagore

4. CF Andrews

Q.2 Goods and Services Tax (GST) was enacted by Parliament vide ______Constitutional
Amendment Act, 2016 on 8th September 2016.


1. 101st

2. 105th

3. 103rd

4. 107th

Q.3 In the context of computing, a byte is equal to ______ bits.


1. 4

2. 24

3. 8

4. 16

Q.4 Which among the following is a vaccine developed by CSIR, Ministry of Science and
Technology for Johne’s disease affecting sheep, Goat, Cow and Buffalo so as to immunize
them and increase milk and meat production ?


1. Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis vaccine

2. Porcine Parvovirus vaccine

3. DIVA (Differentiating Infected from Vaccinated Animals)

4. JD Vaccine

Q.5 Tagore Centre for the Study of Culture and Civilization is located in ______.


1. West Bengal

2. Himachal Pradesh

3. Madhya Pradesh

4. Andhra Pradesh

Q.6 As per the Constitution ninety-first amendment act, 2003, the total number of Ministers,
including the Chief Minister, in the Council of Ministers in a State cannot exceed ______ of
the total number of members of the Legislative Assembly of that State.


1. 20%

2. 25%

3. 15%

4. 10%

Q.7 Which of the following movies won the Golden Globe 2020 award for ‘Best Motion Picture –


1. 1917

2. The Two Popes

3. The Irishman

4. Joker

Q.8 Who among the following was elected as the Jharkhand Assembly Speaker in January 2020?


1. Rabindra Nath Mahato

2. Draupadi Murmu

3. Champai Soren

4. Stephen Marandi

Q.9 Which of the following environmental movements/conflicts of India was directly related to
the prevention of felling of trees?


1. Chipko Movement

2. Tehri Dam Conflict

3. Narmada Bachao Andolan

4. Save Silent Valley Movement

Q.10 Which of the following carries blood from the heart to the kidneys?


1. Coronary artery

2. Vena cava

3. Renal artery 

4. Renal vein

Q.11 Which of the following teams won the Diamond Jubilee edition of the ‘Subroto Cup
International Football Tournament’ for sub-junior boys (under-14) category in August 2019?


1. Mizoram's Saidan Secondary School

2. Chandigarh’s Government Model High School

3. Bangladesh’s Krira Shikkha Protishtan

4. Manipur's Unique Model Academy

Q.12 ‘Daskathia’ is a form of ballad singing prevalent in ______.


1. Goa

2. Telangana

3. Odisha

4. Sikkim

Q.13 Which of the following statements is correct?


1. The President submits his resignation to the Prime Minister.

2. The President submits his resignation to the Vice-President.

3. The President submits his resignation to the Speaker of the Lok Sabha.

4. The President submits his resignation to the Chief Justice of India.

Q.14 As of 15 January 2020, which of the following nations was the Number one ranked ODI
team in the ICC Men's ODI Team Rankings?


1. India

2. South Africa

3. England

4. New Zealand

Q.15 In which of the following years did Sarojini Naidu preside over the Indian National Congress


1. 1925

2. 1945

3. 1935

4. 1915

Q.16 Which of the following animals is used for transport in Tibet?


1. Camel

2. Llama

3. Bullock

4. Yak

Q.17 Who among the following formulates the monetary policy in India?


1. Finance Commission of India

2. Reserve Bank of India

3. NITI Aayog

4. The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Q.18 The ______ layer starts at Earth's surface and extends 8 to 14.5 km high (5 to 9 miles). This
part of the atmosphere is the densest and almost all weather is in this region.


1. Ionosphere

2. Troposphere

3. Stratosphere

4. Mesosphere

Q.19 Who among the following won the ‘Golden Globe 2020’ award for ‘Best Performance by an
Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama’?


1. Joaquin Phoenix

2. John David Washington

3. Lucas Hedges

4. Jonathan Pryce

Q.20 Which of the following is a type of memory and is similar to RAM? It is used by computers
to move data between the RAM and the CPU.


1. ROM

2. I Beam

3. Cache

4. Hypertext Link

Q.21 As of 15 January 2020, who among the following was the Number one ranked women tennis
player in the WTA rankings?


1. Simona Halep

2. Karolína Plíšková

3. Serena Williams

4. Ashleigh Barty

Q.22 Who among the following won ‘ICC Women's ODI Cricketer of the Year 2019’?


1. Ellyse Perry

2. Smriti Mandhana

3. Chanida Sutthiruang

4. Alyssa Healy

Q.23 The State Government of Goa launched the ‘Swasthya Sakhi Project’ in January 2020 to
ensure the:


1. wellness and welfare of women

2. wellness and welfare of rural men or women

3. overall health of new-born female children

4. overall health of new-born children

Q.24 Hardwood trees like sal, teak, neem and shisham (useful for making furniture, transport and
constructional material) are found in which type of forests?


1. Mediterranean Vegetation

2. Coniferous Forests

3. Temperate Deciduous Forests

4. Tropical Deciduous Forests

Q.25 Robert has sandy soil in his fields. The ideal crop for his field is:


1. Corn

2. Wheat

3. Cabbage

4. Gram