SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam Paper - 2017 "held on 8
Afternoon Shift (General Awareness)
QID : 1 - In which of the following types of economy are the factors of
production owned individually?
4) Both Capitalist and Socialist
Correct Answer: Capitalist
QID : 2 - Which committee was set up to review the concept of the poverty
1) S Tendulkar Committee
2) Lakdawala Committee
3) Wanchoo Committee
4) Dutt Committee
Correct Answer: S Tendulkar Committee
QID : 3 - Which of the following places presents the oldest evidence of
Correct Answer: Mehrgarh
QID : 4 - Which mosque is considered to be the style of Bengal style in
1) Nagina Masjid
2) Moti Masjid
3) Jama Masjid
4) Badshahi Masjid
Correct Answer: No Correct Answer ( Benefit to all )
QID : 5 - According to the distance of planets from the Sun, which of the
following order is correct?
1) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
2) Mercury, Earth, Mars, Venus
3) Mercury, Mars, Earth, Venus
4) Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth
Correct Answer: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
QID : 6 - How many states of India have sea-shore?
Correct Answer: 9
QID : 7 - Amir Khusrow was the disciple of whom?
1) Mirza Ghiyas Beg
2) Nizamuddin Auliya
3) Asadulla Beg
4) Sheikh Salim Chisti
Correct Answer: Nizamuddin Auliya
QID : 8 - Which year has been set as goal for completing the Mumbai-Ahmedabad
bullet train project operated with the help of Japan?
Correct Answer: 2022
QID : 9 - Krishna Sobti is the recipient of the 53rd Jnanpith Award. Which
of the following books has not been written by her?
1) Daar Se Bichhudi
2) Mitro Marjani
4) Vishw Mithok Sarit Sagar
Correct Answer: Vishw Mithok Sarit Sagar
QID : 10 - Which of the following countries border does not touch China?
Correct Answer: Cambodia
QID : 11 - Rayon is obtained from which among the following?
2) Wood pulp
Correct Answer: Wood pulp
QID : 12 - Which of the following can be beaten and converted into thin
Correct Answer: Zinc
QID : 13 - Prime Minister of India is de-facto head of which of the
I. NITI Aayog
II. National Integration Council
III. Indian Board of Wildlife
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Both II and III
4) All I, II and III
Correct Answer: All I, II and III
QID : 14 - Which type of city administration controls larger urban area?
1) Nagar Panchayat
2) Municipal Council
3) Municipal Corporation
4) No option is correct.
Correct Answer: Municipal Corporation
QID : 15 - Which among the following is NOT an event during the
1) Absorption of light energy by chlorophyll
2) Conversion of light energy to chemical energy
3) Splitting of water molecules into hydrogen and oxygen
4) Oxidation of carbon dioxide to carbohydrates
Correct Answer: Oxidation of carbon dioxide to
QID : 16 - The smallest blood vessels which are one-cell thick, are called
1) vena cava
Correct Answer: capillaries
QID : 17 - In September 2017, who launched ‘Pradhan Mantri LPG Panchayat
1) Narendra Modi
2) Dharmendra Pradhan
3) Piyush Goyal
4) R.K. Singh
Correct Answer: Dharmendra Pradhan
QID : 18 - What are the names of the two identical long tailed macaques
cloned by the Chinese Scientists?
1) Long Hong and Zhua Zhua
2) Zhong-Zhong and Hua Hua
3) Tailong and Shanua
4) Rongla and Shamone
Correct Answer: Zhong-Zhong and Hua Hua
QID : 19 - India was able to achieve the fiscal deficit target for the
Financial Year 2016-17. It was how much percent of GDP?
Correct Answer: 3.50%
QID : 20 - On 10 April 2017, Lok Sabha Passed the Motor Vehicles Act
(Amendment) Bill, 2016. Under the new provisions, the compensation for death
increased from Rs 25,000 to ______.
1) Rs 2 lakh or more
2) Rs 5 lakh or more
3) Rs 10 lakh or more
4) Rs 15 lakh or more
Correct Answer: Rs 2 lakh or more
QID : 21 - Find the current (in A) when a charge of 500 Coulomb flows in
Correct Answer: 20
QID : 22 - During _____________ motion of an object along a straight line,
the velocity remains constant with time.
Correct Answer: uniform
QID : 23 - The tropical region has generally a hot climate because of its
location around the ___________.
2) southern hemisphere
3) high altitudes
Correct Answer: equator
QID : 24 - Which of the statements given below are correct?
A) United Arab Emirates hosted the Badminton 2017 BWF World Senior
B) Johanna Konta won the Tennis 2017 Miami Open Women's Singles.
C) Grigor Dimitrov won the Tennis 2017 US Open Men's Singles.
1) Only B
2) Only C
3) B and C
4) A, B and C
Correct Answer: Only B
QID : 25 - In Microsoft Word, under character formatting ___________ is
used to apply colors to the characters.
1) Font style
2) Font color
Correct Answer: Font color