SSC CGL- 2018- 11-June-Shift-2 – General Awareness

SSC CGL- 2018

SSC CGL- 2018- 11-June-Shift-2 – General Awareness

  1. According to _____, pressure is equal to the force divided by the area on which it acts.

    1. Stefan-Boltzmann Law
    2. Newton’s Law
    3. Pascal’s Law
    4. Hooke’s Law

    Answer : 3)
  1. Which of the following is  the chemical name of baking soda?

    1. Sulphate
    2. Sodium hydrogen carbonate
    3. Calcium hydroxide
    4. Sodium carbonate

    Answer : 2)
  1. Name the woman of Indian origin who was appointed Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo in the year 2006.

    1. Kiran Majumdar Shaw
    2. Kalpana Morparia
    3. Indra Nooyi
    4. Chanda Kochhar

    Answer : 3)
  1. Kandyan Dance’ is a typical dance form practiced in ______.

    1. Nepal
    2. India
    3. Sri Lanka
    4. Bhutan

    Answer : 3)
  1. India of My Dreams’ is a compilation of the writings and speeches of ______.

    1. Dr Rajendra Prasad
    2. Mahatma Gandhi
    3. Jawaharlal Nehru
    4. Sardar Vallabhbhai Pate

    Answer : 2)
  1. Which Indian state launched the PRANAM Commission to protect parents of government employees?

    1. Maharashtra
    2. Punjab
    3. Haryana
    4. Assam

    Answer : 4)
  1. In January 2019, _____ became the first Indian  state to implement 10% reservation for the economically weaker sections.

    1. Gujarat
    2. Madhya Pradesh
    3. Tripura
    4. Odisha

    Answer : 1)
  1. Who among the following is/was the longest  serving prime minister of Bangladesh?

    1. Sheikh Hasina
    2. Khaleda Zia
    3. Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
    4. Shah Azizur Rahman

    Answer : 1)
  1. In which year did the Patharughat Peasant Uprising  against the tax policies of British take place in Assam?

    1. 1873
    2. 1885
    3. 1862
    4. 1894

    Answer : 4)
  1. Who among the following was the first president of the Republic of China?

    1. Li Xiannian
    2. Yuan Shikai
    3. Hu Jintao
    4. Yang Sangkun

    Answer : 2)
  1. The Indian badminton player who won the Canadian Open Women’s Doubles title in 2015 along with Ashwini Ponnappa was _____.

    1. Jwala Gutta
    2. P V Sindhu
    3. Saina Nehwal
    4. P C Tulasi

    Answer : 1)
  1. When the output is equal to zero, the  variable cost is ______.

    1. maximum
    2. zero
    3. minimum
    4. constant

    Answer : 2)
  1. As per Mankiw’s Principles of Economics,  the standard of living of a country depends on the country’s ______.

    1. average wages
    2. government policy
    3. ability to produce goods and services
    4. nominal wages

    Answer : 3)
  1. In which year did Vasco De Gama land in Calicut (Kozikode)?

    1. 1498
    2. 1458
    3. 1472
    4. 1442

    Answer : 1)
  1. Which instrument is used to measure the intensity of light produced by an unknown source in terms of a standard source?

    1. Ammeter
    2. Dynamometer
    3. Photometer
    4. Calipers

    Answer : 3)
  1. Who discovered the first vaccine for smallpox?

    1. John Hunter
    2. Louis Pasteur
    3. Alexander Fleming
    4. Edward Jenner

    Answer : 4)
  1. Which Indian archer won the gold medal in the women’s recurve event at the 2018 Hyundai Archery World Cup?

    1. Bombayla Devi Laishram
    2. Dola Banerjee
    3. Deepika Kumari
    4. Chekrovolu Swuro

    Answer : 3)
  1. Identify the unit of measuring intensity of sound.

    1. Knots
    2. Ampere
    3. Decibels
    4. Candela

    Answer  : 3)
  1. Who among the following was the first chief minister of Kerala?

    1. Pattom A Thanu Pillai
    2. E M S Namboodiripad
    3. R Shankar
    4. C Achutha Menon

    Answer : 2)
    SSC CGL- 2018- 11-June-Shift-2 – General Awareness
  1. The ‘Diphu Pass’ which is the tri-junction between India, Myanmar and China is on this Border Line?

    1. McMahon Line
    2. Durand Line
    3. Radcliffe Line
    4. Palk Strait

    Answer : 1)
  1. Kazi Nazrul Islam is the national poet of ______.

    1. Pakistan
    2. Afghanistan
    3. Bangladesh
    4. Indonesia

    Answer : 3)
  1. Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura became states under ______.

    1. North Eastern Region New State Act, 1972
    2. North Eastern Republic of India Act, 1972
    3. North Eastern Retention (Reconstruction) Act, 1971
    4. North Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act, 1971

    Answer : 4)
  1. In January 2019, _____ was named World No.1 boxer by International Boxing Association (AIBA).

    1. Simranjit Kaur
    2. Lovlina Borgohain
    3. Laishram Sarita Devi
    4. Mary Kom

    Answer : 4)
  1. Daringbadi hill station is located in the Indian state of ______.

    1. Kerala
    2. Odisha
    3. Maharashtra
    4. West Bengal

    Answer : 2)
  1. Which of the following is the third highest waterfall in India?

    1. Courtallam Falls
    2. Suruli Falls
    3. Thalaiyar Falls
    4. Agaya Gangai    

    Answer : 3)

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