July 7, 2022

SSC CGL (Tier-1) 2018 Question Paper -General Awareness (Shift-3) 13-June-2019

General Awareness Question Papers
13 June 2019 (Shift-3)


 

Q.1 In 2015, aircraft maker Boeing developed a metal called _____, which is lighter than air and stronger than steel.
1. Titanium
2. Iridium
3. Molybdenum
4. Microlattice
Correct Answer: Microlattice

Q.2 Who was the first Indian to win the Miss Universe title?
1. Sushmita Sen
2. Persis Khambatta
3. Reita Faria
4. Madhu Sapre
Correct Answer: Sushmita Sen

Q.3 _____ is a hearing-impaired Indian golfer who won her first professional title at the age of 18. In March 2019, she became the second Indian woman golfer to win on the ‘Ladies European Tour’.
1. Diksha Dagar
2. Aditi Ashok
3. Gursimar Badwal
4. Vani Kapoor
Correct Answer: Diksha Dagar

Q.4 The Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan Yojana ensures old age protection for unorganised workers whose monthly income is less than or equal to _____.
1. ₹ 12,000
2. ₹ 10,000
3. ₹ 20,000
4. ₹ 15,000
Correct Answer: ₹ 15,000

Q.5 An adult human body has _____ bones.
1. 300
2. 208
3. 206
4. 312
Correct Answer: 206

Q.6 What was the historical name of the city of Guwahati?
1. Pragjyotishpur
2. Machilipattnam
3. Purushapura
4. Bhagyanagara
Correct Answer: Pragjyotishpur

Q.7 People above the age of _____ years are NOT eligible for the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Mandhan Yojana.
1. 50
2. 45
3. 40
4. 60
Correct Answer: 40

Q.8 The Ayushman Bharat Scheme introduced by the Government of India provides medical coverage of upto ₹ _____ per family per year.
1. 2 lakhs
2. 5 lakhs
3. 7 lakhs
4. 1 lakh
Correct Answer: 5 lakhs

Q.9 As of 2018, India is the leading milk producing country in the world, accounting for approximately _____ of the global market share.
1. 15%
2. 19%
3. 17%
4. 22%
Correct Answer: 19%

Q.10 The Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act was passed in the year _____.
1. 1965
2. 1948
3. 1964
4. 1956
Correct Answer: 1956

Q.11 The approximate diameter of the sun is _____ times the diameter of Earth.
1. 109
2. 123
3. 92
4. 146
Correct Answer: 109

Q.12 _____ is the hottest planet in the solar system.
1. Mars
2. Earth
3. Mercury
4. Venus
Correct Answer: Venus

Q.13 _____ was the first Chief Election Commissioner of India.
1. M S Gill
2. Sukumar Sen
3. T N Seshan
4. Sunil Arora
Correct Answer: Sukumar Sen

Q.14 Which team won the Ranji Trophy 2018-19?
1. Vidarbha
2. Karnataka
3. Saurashtra
4. Kerala
Correct Answer: Vidarbha

Q.15 The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act was passed in the year ____.
1. 2002
2. 2006
3. 2004
4. 2008
Correct Answer: 2006

Q.16 Name the smallest district in India.
1. Guntur
2. Alirajpur
3. Hailakandi
4. Mahe
Correct Answer: Mahe

Q.17 Name the westernmost point of India.
1. Bharuch
2. Amreli
3. Dahod
4. Ghuar Mota
Correct Answer: Ghuar Mota

Q.18 Name the oldest operating port in India built by the British East India Company.
1. Mumbai Port
2. Vishakapatnam Port
3. Chennai Port
4. Kolkata Port
Correct Answer: Kolkata Port

Q.19 Which of the following is NOT a part of the ‘Char Dham Yatra’ in North India?
1. Vaishno Devi
2. Kedarnath
3. Gangotri
4. Badrinath
Correct Answer: Vaishno Devi

Q.20 During the Sao Joao festivities, Goans present _____ to each other.
1. beer
2. flowers
3. fish
4. fruits
Correct Answer: fruits

Q.21 _____ was named the cleanest city in the ‘Swachh Survekshan Survey 2019’.
1. Indore
2. Mysuru
3. Surat
4. Ujjain
Correct Answer: Indore

Q.22 The movement of the local farmers of Bardoli in Gujarat against the British in 1928 was led by _____.
1. Lal Bahadur Shashtri
2. Lokmanya Tilak
3. Jawaharlal Nehru
4. Vallabhbhai Patel
Correct Answer: Vallabhbhai Patel

Q.23 Wilson’s disease is an inherited disorder in which excessive amounts of _____ accumulate in the body.
1. sodium
2. copper
3. calcium
4. iron
Correct Answer: copper

Q.24 The ‘Instrument of Surrender’ which ended the Portuguese rule in India was signed on _____.
1. 29th December 1951
2. 19th December 1961
3. 15th August 1947
4. 26th January 1948
Correct Answer: 19th December 1961

Q.25 The East India Company sent Captain William Hawkins to the court of Emperor _____ in 1608 to seek permission to open a factory at Surat.
1. Jahangir
2. Humayun
3. Akbar
4. Shah Jahan
Correct Answer: Jahangir

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