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SSC CHSL 2017 Question paper 21 Jan 2017: General Awareness (Evening Shift)

Apr 24, 2018 16:46 IST
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    In this article, we have presented all 25 questions of general awareness for SSC CHSL tier-1 exam held on 21 Jan 2017 (Evening shift). These questions will give you a glimpse of the type of questions and number of questions out of GA topics. Visit every question and check your knowledge.

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    Question 1 - __________ caves are a network of sculpted caves located in Mumbai Harbour.

    (a) Ajanta

    (b) Ellora

    (c) Elephanta

    (d) Badami

    Question 2 - National Film Awards has been administered since _____.

    (a) 1973

    (b) 1980

    (c) 1987

    (d) 1994

    Question 3 - In which form is glucose stored in our body?

    (a) Insulin

    (b) Glucose

    (c) Glycogen

    (d) Fat

    Question 4 - Where do plants synthesize protein from?

    (a) Fatty Acids

    (b) Sugar

    (c) Amino Acids

    (d) Starch

    Question 5 - Which part of the brain is responsible for triggering actions like thinking, intelligence, memory and ability to learn?

    (a) Diencephalon

    (b) Hypothalamus

    (c) Cerebrum

    (d) Control

    Question 6 - Which of the following elements has the lowest melting point?

    (a) Sodium

    (b) Tin

    (c) Radon

    (d) Radium

    Question 7 - Atomic number of which of the following elements is greater than that of Fluorine?

    (a) Sodium

    (b) Beryllium

    (c) Nitrogen

    (d) Boron

    Question 8 - Convert decimal number 106 to binary.

    (a) 1101000

    (b) 1101010

    (c) 1100110

    (d) 1110000

    Question 9 - Bihu is a folk dance of which state?

    (a) Assam

    (b) Maharashtra

    (c) Odisha

    (d) Uttarakhand

    Question 10 - A manufacturer faces a -1.2 price elasticity of demand for its product. It is presently selling 7,500 units/day. If it wants to increase quantity sold by 9%, it must lower its price by

    (a) 7.5 percent

    (b) 7.8 percent

    (c) 10.2 percent

    (d) 10 percent

    Question 11 - Government borrowing to finance budget deficits _____.

    (a) will exert downward pressure on interest rates

    (b) will have no effect on interest rates

    (c) will increase supply of loanable funds

    (d) will put upward pressure on interest rates

    Question 12 - Which of the following is also known as the Biochemical Laboratory of the Human Body?

    (a) Small Intestine

    (b) Brain

    (c) Pancreas

    (d) Liver

    Question 13 - Bandhavgarh National Park is in which state?

    (a) Rajasthan

    (b) Chhattisgarh

    (c) Uttar Pradesh

    (d) Madhya Pradesh

    Question 14 - How many steps are there in Suryanamaskar?

     (a) 24

    (b) 12

    (c) 6

    (d) 3

    Question 15 - Who proposed Continental drift theory?

    (a) Alfred Wegener

    (b) Alfred Worwick

    (c) Alfred Hanks

    (d) Alfred Mane

    Question 16 - What is the capital of Canada?

    (a) Wellington

    (b) Canberra

    (c) Oslo

    (d) Ottawa

    Question 17 - The Renaissance is a period in Europe, from the ________________________.

    (a) 18th to the 20th century

    (b) 14th to the 17th century

    (c) 11th to the 13th century

    (d) 7th to the 10th century

    Question 18 - Aurangzeb (1658–1707 AD) was the ruler of which dynasty?

    (a) Nanda

    (b) Mughal

    (c) Maurya

    (d) Haryanka

    Question 19 - Who invented the contact lens?

    (a) Enrico Fermi

    (b) Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick

    (c) Sandford Fleming

    (d) Benoit Fourneyron

    Question 20 - Electrons move around the nucleus in _______ motion.

    (a) translatory

    (b) spin

    (c) orbital

    (d) vibrational

    Question 21 - Blood pressure is measured by _______.

    (a) Barometer

    (b) Sphygmomanometer

    (c) Hydrometer

    (d) Thermometer

    Question 22 - First Leader of opposition in Lokshabha was _____.

    (a) B. R. Ambedkar

    (b) A. K. Gopalan

    (c) S Radhakrishnan

    (d) Vallabhbhai Patel

    Question 23 - The number of parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabha) of West Bengal is

    (a) 12

    (b) 16

    (c) 18

    (d) 31

    Question 24 - ________ recommended change in the structure and working of BCCI.

    (a) Lodha committee

    (b) Parekh committee

    (c) Sena committee

    (d) Akhil committee

    Question 25 - Who wrote the book "Five Point Someone: What Not to Do at IIT"?

    (a) Jhumpa Lahiri

     (b) Amish Tripathi

    (c) Kiran Bedi

    (d) Chetan Bhagat

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