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SSC CGL 2017 General Awareness Question Paper (Shift-3) 09-Aug-2017- (Tier-1)

General Awareness Question Papers
09th August 2017 (Shift-3)


Question-226: When there is only one buyer and one seller of product, it is called _____ situation.
1) Public monopoly
2) Bilateral monopoly
3) Franchised monopoly
4) Monopsony
Correct Answer: Bilateral monopoly

Question-227: Which among the following sponsors Regional Rural Banks (RRB’S)?
1) Reserve Bank of India
2) Foreign Banks
3) National Commercial Banks
4) Co-Operative Banks
Correct Answer: National Commercial Banks

Question-228: Which of the following has the supreme command of the Indian Defence Forces?
1) Prime Minister of India
2) Defence Minister of India
3) Council of Ministers of India
4) President of India
Correct Answer: President of India

Question-229: Anti-defection law is given in which schedule of Indian constitution?
1) Second Schedule
2) Tenth Schedule
3) Third Schedule
4) Fourth Schedule
Correct Answer: Tenth Schedule

Question-230: Who was the founder of Banaras Hindu University?
1) Sukumar Dutt
2) Madan Mohan Malvia
3) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
4) Motilal Nehru
Correct Answer: Madan Mohan Malvia

Question-231: The second Battle of Tarain was fought between __________.
1) Alexander and Porus
2) Jai Chand and Mohammed Ghori
3) Akbar and Hemu
4) Mohammed Ghori and Prithviraj Chauhan
Correct Answer: Mohammed Ghori and Prithviraj Chauhan

Question-232: Which of the following is the most abundant metal on Earth’s crust?
1) Magnesium
2) Iron
3) Copper
4) Aluminium
Correct Answer: Aluminium

Question-233: Soil having high content of aluminum and iron oxide is also known as _____.
1) meadow soil
2) pedalfer soil
3) chernozen soil
4) podzol soil
Correct Answer: pedalfer soil

Question-234: Red rot is a disease caused to which of the following plant?
1) Paddy
2) Sugarcane
3) Mustard
4) Wheat
Correct Answer: Sugarcane

Question-235: Which among the following is not a connective tissue?
1) Blood
2) Bone
3) Skin
4) Cartilage
Correct Answer: Skin

Question-236: Which of the following micro-organism causes diseases like polio and chickenpox?
1) Bacteria
2) Protozoa
3) Algae
4) Virus
Correct Answer: Virus

Question-237: Convex mirror is generally used in _____.
1) solar cookers
2) opthalmoscope
3) reflector for head light
4) rear view mirror
Correct Answer: rear view mirror

Question-238: What is the SI unit of frequency?
1) Newton
2) Watt
3) Farad
4) Hertz
Correct Answer: Hertz

Question-239: Which among the following is a ‘Modifier key’?
1) Control
2) Shift
3) Alt
4) All options are correct
Correct Answer: All options are correct

Question-240: Which of the following is an Inert Gas?
1) Hydrogen
2) Nitrogen
3) Oxygen
4) Argon
Correct Answer: Argon

Question-241: Ozone is an ______ of oxygen.
1) Allotrope
2) Isotope
3) Isobar
4) Isotone
Correct Answer: Allotrope

Question-242: Red data book contains data of which of the following?
1) All plant species
2) All animal species
3) All endangered species
4) All extinct species
Correct Answer: All endangered species

Question-243: Union Cabinet approves amendments in M-SIPS to attract investment in electronics manufacturing. What is the full form of M-SIPS?
1) Modified Sustainable Investment Package Scheme
2) Modified Special Information Package Scheme
3) Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme
4) Modern Socialist Incentive Package Scheme
Correct Answer: Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme

Question-244: Who was the inventor of frozen foods?
1) Alfred Nobel
2) Clarence Birdseye
3) Frank Whittle
4) Ives McGaffey
Correct Answer: Clarence Birdseye



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

Question-246: The Mosque with “shaking minarets” is situated in which Indian city?
1) Kanpur
2) Ahmedabad
3) Jaipur
4) Ranchi
Correct Answer: Ahmedabad

Question-247: Who among the following was awarded with Padma Shri 2017 in the field of ‘Culinary’?
1) Sanjeev Kapoor
2) Vikas Khanna
3) Ranveer Brar
4) Kunal Kapur
Correct Answer: Sanjeev Kapoor

Question-248: ‘The World Outside My Window’ is written by which author?
1) Emily Bronte
2) Ruskin Bond
3) I. Jan Austen
4) Henry Fielding
Correct Answer: Ruskin Bond

Question-249: Due to increased weapon launching missions of North Korea, which country has launched a spy satellite to monitor it?
1) South Korea
2) USA
3) China
4) Japan
Correct Answer: Japan

Question-250: With which of the following country, India has a land dispute near Tawang?
1) Pakistan
2) China
3) Afghanistan
4) Bangladesh
Correct Answer: China

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