Exam Paper: SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Exam held on 01.02.2017 Afternoon Shift (General Awareness)

SSC CHSL (Tier - 1) Online Examination

Held on 1 February 2017 (Afternoon Shift)

(General Awareness)


QID : 126 ­ Which of these is not a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Options:

1) Ajanta Caves, Maharashtra

2) Red Fort, New Delhi

3) Victoria Memorial, Kolkata

4) Kaziranga Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam

Correct Answer: Victoria Memorial, Kolkata

QID : 127 ­ Highest Civilian Honour received by Amitabh Bachchan is                   .

Options:

1) Padma Shri

2) Padma Bhushan

3) Padma Vibhushan

4) Bharat Ratna

Correct Answer: Padma Vibhushan

QID : 128 ­ Which organ does detoxification and produces chemicals needed for digestion?

1) Salivary glands

2) Pancreas

3) Thyroid gland

4) Liver

Correct Answer: Liver

QID : 129 ­ NaHCO3 is chemical formula for                   .

Options:

1) Borax

2) Vinegar

3) Lime

4) Baking soda

Correct Answer: Baking soda

QID : 130 ­ Which of the following elements has the lowest melting point?

1) Chromium

2) Hydrogen

3) Zinc

4) Silver

Correct Answer: Hydrogen

QID : 131 ­ C Programming language was developed by                   .

Options:

1) Charles Babbage

2) Larry Wall

3) James Gosling

4) Dennis Ritchie

Correct Answer: Dennis Ritchie

QID : 132 ­ Which of these Indian Music Legends is the exponent of the instrument, Sitar?

Options:

1) Bhimsen Joshi

2) Ravi Shankar

3) Amjad Ali Khan

4) Alla Rakha

Correct Answer: Ravi Shankar

QID : 133 ­ If demand curve for alphonso mangoes is D = 25000 ­ 70P and supply curve is S = 10000 + 80P, find the equilibrium quantity?

Options:

1) 18,000 units

2) 2,000 units

3) 1,800 units

4) 200 units

Correct Answer: 18,000 units

QID : 134 ­ Match the characteristics with their market structure:

(a) Price > MC in both short and long run

(b) Faces highly elastic demand

Options:

1) (a) Monopolistic competition, (b) Pure competition

2) (a) Pure Monopoly, (b) Monopolistic competition

3) (a) Pure competition, (b) Monopolistic competition

4) (a) Oligopoly, (b) Pure competition

Correct Answer: (a) Pure Monopoly, (b) Monopolistic competition

QID : 135 ­ Anamalai Tiger Reserve is in which state?

Options:

1) Telangana

2) Madhya Pradesh

3) Tamil Nadu

4) Kerala

Correct Answer: Tamil Nadu

QID : 136 ­ Which is the most economical method of removing solid matter from water?

Options:

1) Using deactivated carbon

2) Electrolysis

3) Distillation

4) Sedimentation

Correct Answer: Sedimentation

QID : 137 ­ What is the Capital of Telangana State?

1) Hyderabad

2) Secunderabad

3) Vijayanagara

4) Visakhapatnam

Correct Answer: Hyderabad

QID : 138 ­ Birbal was an advisor in the court of?

Options:

1) Babur

2) Akbar

3) Aurangzeb

4) Jahangir

Correct Answer: Akbar

QID : 139 ­ Humayun’s Tomb is located in                   .

1) Delhi

2) Agra

3) Gwalior

4) Jaipur

Correct Answer: Delhi

QID : 140 ­ Assembly line was invented by

Options:

1) Alexander Parkes

2) Luigi Palmieri

3) Alexey Pajitnov

4) Ransom Eli Olds

Correct Answer: Ransom Eli Olds

QID : 141 ­ Instrument for measuring blueness of the sky or ocean is called                   .

Options:

1) Bathymeter

2) Ceraunograph

3) Cyanometer

4) Barometer

Correct Answer: Cyanometer

QID : 142 ­ Farad is unit of                    .

Options:

1) Capacitance

2) Reactance

3) Electric charge

4) Electric conductance

Correct Answer: Capacitance

QID : 143 ­ Under which Article is the Union Public Service Commission of India established?

1) Article 315

2) Article 250

3) Article 300

4) Article 52

Correct Answer: Article 315

QID : 144 ­ The Westminster parliamentary system was developed in                   .

Options:

1) Spain

2) Australia

3) UK

4) USA

Correct Answer: UK

QID : 145 ­ Whose ear Mike Tyson bite in professional boxing match in 1997 for the WBA Heavyweight Championship?

1) James Douglas

2) Evander Holyfield

3) Riddick Bowe

4) Michael Moorer

Correct Answer: Evander Holyfield

QID : 146 ­ Who is the author of "India 2020: A Vision for the New Millennium"? "

Options:

1) APJ Abdul Kalam

2) Shashi Tharoor

3) Narendra Modi

4) Arun Shourie

Correct Answer: APJ Abdul Kalam

QID : 147 ­ Psidium guajava is the scientific name of                   .

1) Guava

2) Mango

3) Bamboo

4) Jack fruit

Correct Answer: Guava

QID : 148 ­ In which year, RBI was nationalized?

Options:

1) 1939

2) 1949

3) 1959

4) 1969

Correct Answer: 1949

QID : 149 ­ Ottawa is the Capital City of                   .

Options:

1) France

2) Norway

3) Canada

4) Greece

Correct Answer: Canada

QID : 150 ­ Which drug is used as a Blood Thinner?

Options:

1) Warfarin

2) Tramadol

3) Azithromycin

4) Hydralazine

Correct Answer: Warfarin