May 17, 2022

SSC CGL 2017 General Awareness Question Paper (Shift-1) 11-Aug-2017- (Tier-1)

General Awareness Question Papers
11th August 2017 (Shift-1)


 

Question-26: Which of the following rate is charged by banks to their most credit-worthy customers?
Options:
1) Prime Lending Rate
2) Statutory Liquidity Rate
3) Bank Rate
4) Repo Rate
Correct Answer: Prime Lending Rate

Question-27: Medium-term loans are provided for a period of _____.
Options:
1) 1 year to 2 years
2) 15 months to 3 years
3) 15 months to 4 years
4) 1 year to 3 years
Correct Answer: 1 year to 3 years

Question-28: Which of the following is a feature of federal Government?
Options:
1) Supremacy of Parliament
2) Supremacy of Judiciary
3) Division of powers between federal and state Government
4) Single citizenship
Correct Answer: Division of powers between federal and state Government

Question-29: Under which article, President of India can proclaim financial emergency?
Options:
1) Article 32
2) Article 349
3) Article 360
4) Article 355
Correct Answer: Article 360

Question-30: Who was the founder of the Ghadar Party?
Options:
1) Basant Kumar Biswas
2) Sohan Singh Bhakna
3) Ram Prasad Bismil
4) Bhagat Singh
Correct Answer: Sohan Singh Bhakna

Question-31: In which year (in AD) was the East India Company established?
Options:
1) 1664
2) 1632
3) 1600
4) 1608
Correct Answer: 1600

Question-32: Himalayan mountain range falls under which type of mountains?
Options:
1) Block Mountain
2) Residual Mountain
3) Accumulated Mountain
4) Fold Mountain
Correct Answer: Fold Mountain

Question-33: ‘Norwesters’ are thunderstorms which are prominent in _____.
Options:
1) India and Bhutan
2) Bhutan and Nepal
3) India and Bangladesh
4) Bangladesh and Myanmar
Correct Answer: India and Bangladesh

Question-34: UV rays coming from Sun, majorly causes which cancer?
Options:
1) Lungs cancer
2) Liver cancer
3) Mouth cancer
4) Skin cancer
Correct Answer: Skin cancer

Question-35: Which of the following is the largest mammal?
Options:
1) Whale
2) Rhinoceros
3) Elephant
4) Human
Correct Answer: Whale

Question-36: What is the full form of RNA?
Options:
1) Ribonucleic Acid
2) Ribonitric Acid
3) Ribonutrient Acid
4) Reverse Nucleic Acid
Correct Answer: Ribonucleic Acid

Question-37: At which of the following place, weight of an object is maximum?
Options:
1) At poles
2) At equator
3) At tropic of Capricorn
4) At tropic of cancer
Correct Answer: At poles

Question-38: What is the SI unit of temperature?
Options:
1) Kelvin
2) Joule
3) Celsius
4) Fahrenheit
Correct Answer: Kelvin

Question-39: Netscape Navigator is a _____.
Options:
1) graphical user interface
2) programming language
3) web browser
4) processor
Correct Answer: web browser

Question-40: What is nature of pH of Milk?
Options:
1) Slightly Acidic
2) Slightly Basic
3) Highly Acidic
4) Highly Basic
Correct Answer: Slightly Acidic

Question-41: Which among the following is not an example of emulsion?
Options:
1) Chocolate-Milk
2) Butter
3) Whipped Cream
4) Curd
Correct Answer: Curd

Question-42: Kyoto Protocol’s (an international treaty to reduce greenhouse gas emissions) first meeting was held at which country?
Options:
1) USA
2) Germany
3) Japan
4) Switzerland
Correct Answer: Japan

Question-43: ‘Lucky Grahak Yojana’ and ‘Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana’ to give cash awards to the customers and merchants was launched by which government body?
Options:
1) National Institution for Transforming India
2) National Payments Corporation of India
3) Financial Stability and Development Council
4) Reserve Bank of India
Correct Answer: National Institution for Transforming India

Question-44: Who among the following devised the technique IVF (In vitro Fertilization)?
Options:
1) Sir Frank Whittle
2) Robert Edwards
3) Edward Jenner
4) Dr. Martin Cooper
Correct Answer: Robert Edwards

Question-45: ‘Wimbledon’ is a place associated with which of the following sports?
Options:
1) Lawn tennis
2) Badminton
3) Hockey
4) Cricket
Correct Answer: Lawn tennis

Question-46:

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Options:
1) 1-c, 2-a, 3-b, 4-d
2) 1-b, 2-a, 3-d, 4-c
3) 1-d, 2-c, 3-b, 4-a
4) 1-b, 2-c, 3-a, 4-d
Correct Answer: 1-c, 2-a, 3-b, 4-d

Question-47: Who is the recipient of Arjuna Award 2016 in the field of athletics?
Options:
1) Vikas Gowda
2) Lalita Babar
3) Neeraj Chopra
4) Seema Punia
Correct Answer: Lalita Babar

Question-48: Six Machine (I Don’t Like Cricket … . I Love It)’ is an autobiography of which famous batsman?
Options:
1) Virat Kohli
2) AB De Velliers
3) Chris Gayle
4) Tillakaratne Dilshan
Correct Answer: Chris Gayle

Question-49: Which country is headed towards a confrontation over Gibraltar with Spain?
Options:
1) France
2) Morocco
3) Germany
4) United Kingdom
Correct Answer: United Kingdom

Question-50: Which country has banned ‘Facebook’?
Options:
1) China
2) Bhutan
3) Nepal
4) Pakistan
Correct Answer: China

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