SSC CGL Practice Quiz

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SSC CGL Practice Quiz

The SSC CGL exam is one that is offered for people who lie in the age bracket of eighteen to thirty years. This test is commonly taken by someone who wants to get a government post in one of its departments. Is this you? Then take this practice test and get to refresh your memory before the final test is here.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The study of worm which causes parasitic infestation in man is called
    • A. 

      Helminthology

    • B. 

      Herpetology

    • C. 

      Ichthyology

    • D. 

      Malacology

  • 2. 
    The double helical structure of DNA was discovered by
    • A. 

      Watson and Crick

    • B. 

      Watson and Khurana

    • C. 

      Crick and Khurana

    • D. 

      Watson and Morgen

  • 3. 
    Who discovered the phenomenon of radioactivity?
    • A. 

      Madam Curie

    • B. 

      JJ Thomson

    • C. 

      Roentgen

    • D. 

      Becquerel

  • 4. 
    Zoom Lens is………………………………
    • A. 

      A lens having fixed focal length

    • B. 

      A lens having variable focal length

    • C. 

      A lens used in radio telescope

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 5. 
    ………………….. is called Marsh Gas.
    • A. 

      CO

    • B. 

      CH4

    • C. 

      CO2

    • D. 

      H2

  • 6. 
    Lime water is…………………………………
    • A. 

      Calcium Hydroxide

    • B. 

      Sodium Carbonate

    • C. 

      Sodium Hydroxide

    • D. 

      Calcium Carbonate

  • 7. 
    A gas used as disinfectants in drinking water…………………..
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Fluorine

    • D. 

      Chlorine

  • 8. 
    Which one of the following is associated with Darwin’s theory?
    • A. 

      Law of use and abuse

    • B. 

      Mutation

    • C. 

      Theory of Germplasm

    • D. 

      Natural Selection

  • 9. 
    Which instrument is used to measure radioactivity?
    • A. 

      Geiger-Muller Counter

    • B. 

      Polarimeter

    • C. 

      Calorimeter

    • D. 

      Colorimeter

  • 10. 
    Deficiency of iron leads to……………………
    • A. 

      Anorexia

    • B. 

      Anaemia

    • C. 

      Polycythemia

    • D. 

      Leucopenia

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is called Largest Terrestrial Animal?
    • A. 

      Indian Elephant

    • B. 

      African Elephant

    • C. 

      Giraffe

    • D. 

      White Tiger

  • 12. 
    Enterobiasis is caused by
    • A. 

      Hook worm

    • B. 

      Filaria worm

    • C. 

      Pin worm

    • D. 

      Round worm

  • 13. 
    The universal recipient chamber belong to ……………………group.
    • A. 

      AB

    • B. 

      O

    • C. 

      B

    • D. 

      A

  • 14. 
    IC chips for computers are usually made of……………………………
    • A. 

      Chromium

    • B. 

      Silicon

    • C. 

      Lead

    • D. 

      Copper

  • 15. 
    The Vitamin helps in Clotting of Blood
    • A. 

      Vitamin K

    • B. 

      Vitamin A

    • C. 

      Vitamin B

    • D. 

      Vitamin C

  • 16. 
     The largest source of National Income in India is……………………………..
    • A. 

      Service Sector

    • B. 

      Agriculture Sector

    • C. 

      Industrial Sector

    • D. 

      Trade Sector

  • 17. 
    Economic Planning is in…………………
    • A. 

      Union List

    • B. 

      State List

    • C. 

      Concurrent List

    • D. 

      Not Specified

  • 18. 
    Interest Rate Policy is a part of
    • A. 

      Fiscal Policy

    • B. 

      Industrial Policy

    • C. 

      Monetary Policy

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 19. 
    What is meant by devaluation?
    • A. 

      To reduce the value of home currency in other currency

    • B. 

      To appreciate the value of home currency

    • C. 

      To issue new currency in place of old currency

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 20. 
    Which committee recommended tax on agriculture holding?
    • A. 

      Bhootlingam Committee

    • B. 

      Wanchoo Committee

    • C. 

      Raj Committee

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 21. 
    World Economic Outlook Report is published by ………………
    • A. 

      IMF

    • B. 

      World Bank

    • C. 

      UNCTAD

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 22. 
    Increase in net RBI credit for Central Government represents……………..
    • A. 

      Budgetary Deficit

    • B. 

      Revenue Deficit

    • C. 

      Fiscal Deficit

    • D. 

      Monetized Deficit

  • 23. 
    Tax Information Network (TIN) started in January 20014 is associated with………………….
    • A. 

      Sales Tax

    • B. 

      Excise Tax

    • C. 

      Income Tax

    • D. 

      Corporation Tax

  • 24. 
    Corporate Tax is imposed by……………………………….
    • A. 

      State Government

    • B. 

      Local Government

    • C. 

      Central Government

    • D. 

      Both Centre and State Government

  • 25. 
    ECOMARC is a symbol related to………………………………
    • A. 

      Export

    • B. 

      Import

    • C. 

      Goods Safe for Environment

    • D. 

      Best Quality

  • 26. 
    Which rural schemes were merged with Swarn Jayanti Rojgar Yojna?
    • A. 

      TRYSEM and MNP

    • B. 

      DPAP and IRDP

    • C. 

      NREP and RLEGP

    • D. 

      IRDP and TRYSEM

  • 27. 
    What is OPEC?
    • A. 

      The latest space shuttle of USA

    • B. 

      The latest space drive of Russia

    • C. 

      Organization of oil producing companies of India

    • D. 

      Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

  • 28. 
    What is Open Sky Scheme?
    • A. 

      Export Promotion Scheme of Civil Aviation

    • B. 

      Free Economy Policy

    • C. 

      Tax Free Policy

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 29. 
     Which of the following city has highest population?
    • A. 

      Kolkata

    • B. 

      Mumbai

    • C. 

      New Delhi

    • D. 

      Chennai

  • 30. 
    RN Malhotra Committee gave recommendations on the field of
    • A. 

      Sick Industries

    • B. 

      Tax reform

    • C. 

      Insurance Sector

    • D. 

      Banking Sector

  • 31. 
    Where did Lord Buddha breathe his last?
    • A. 

      Rajgir

    • B. 

      Bodh Gaya

    • C. 

      Sarnath

    • D. 

      Kushinagar

  • 32. 
    Where was the first cotton mill in India established?
    • A. 

      Surat

    • B. 

      Mumbai

    • C. 

      Ahmedabad

    • D. 

      Coimbatore

  • 33. 
    To which of the following States the 'Special Marriage Act, 1954 does not apply?
    • A. 

      Meghalaya

    • B. 

      Nagaland

    • C. 

      Jammu & Kashmir

    • D. 

      Tripura

  • 34. 
    The 'Kirti Stambha' (Tower of Viceroy) at Chittor was built by
    • A. 

      Rana Pratap

    • B. 

      Rana Kumbha

    • C. 

      Rana Sanga

    • D. 

      Bappa Raval

  • 35. 
    Which of the following countries does not have a border with Afghanistan?
    • A. 

      Iran

    • B. 

      Georgia

    • C. 

      Turkamenistan

    • D. 

      Uzbekistan

  • 36. 
    Who was the first Ramon Magasaysay Award winner from India?
    • A. 

      C. D Deshmukh

    • B. 

      Jayaprakash Narayan

    • C. 

      Dr. Vergheses Kurian

    • D. 

      Acharya Vinoba Bhave

  • 37. 
    Who developed Ballistic Missile?
    • A. 

      Wernher von Braun

    • B. 

      J. Robert Oppenheimer

    • C. 

      Edward Teller

    • D. 

      Samuel Cohen

  • 38. 
    Which countries are linked by the Khyber Pass?
    • A. 

      India and Pakistan

    • B. 

      India and Afghanistan

    • C. 

      Afghanistan and Pakistan

    • D. 

      Afghanistan and Tajikistan

  • 39. 
    Who designed the St. Peter's Square?
    • A. 

      Leonardo da Vinci

    • B. 

      Michelangelo

    • C. 

      Bernini

    • D. 

      Borrornini

  • 40. 
    Which State in India is estimated to have the largest coal reserves in India?
    • A. 

      Andhra Pradesh

    • B. 

      Bihar (including the newly created Jharkhand)

    • C. 

      Madhya Pradesh (including the newly created Chhattisgarh)

    • D. 

      Orissa

  • 41. 
    Who built the Khajuraho temples?
    • A. 

      Holkars

    • B. 

      Scindias

    • C. 

      Bundela Rajputs

    • D. 

      Chandela Rajputs

  • 42. 
    Who got the monumental 'Rayagopurams' in front of the temples at Hampi, Tiruvannamalai, Chidambaram, Srirangam, Tirupati, etc., constructed?
    • A. 

      Vidyaranye

    • B. 

      Krishnadevaraya

    • C. 

      Harihara

    • D. 

      Rajaraja

  • 43. 
    Who were the first kings to issue gold coins in India?
    • A. 

      Mauryas

    • B. 

      Indo-Greeks

    • C. 

      Guptas

    • D. 

      Kushans

  • 44. 
    Which of the following Standing Committees of Parliament has no MP from Rajya Sabha?
    • A. 

      Public Accounts Committee

    • B. 

      Estimates Committee

    • C. 

      Committee on Public Undertakings

    • D. 

      Committee on Government Assurances

  • 45. 
    How are legislative excesses of Parliament and Assemblies checked?
    • A. 

      Intervention from President/Governor

    • B. 

      No-confidence motions

    • C. 

      Hudicial review

    • D. 

      General elections

  • 46. 
    Under the Directive Principal of State Policy, up to what age of the children they are expected to be provided free and compulsory education?
    • A. 

      14 years

    • B. 

      15 years

    • C. 

      16 years

    • D. 

      18 years

  • 47. 
    Which of the following is a river flowing from Central India and joining Yamuna/Ganga?
    • A. 

      Ghaghra

    • B. 

      Gomti

    • C. 

      Kosi

    • D. 

      Betwa

  • 48. 
    Where has the Geological Survey of India located most of India's Chromite?
    • A. 

      Cuttack

    • B. 

      Singhbhum

    • C. 

      Manipur

    • D. 

      Hubli

  • 49. 
    Where is 'Raisina Hill?
    • A. 

      Where Rashtrapati Bhavan is situated

    • B. 

      The place where the Dogra rulers of J & K built their fort in Jammu

    • C. 

      The rock feature at Kanyakumari where Swami Vivekananda's statue was erected

    • D. 

      The Hill feature in Srinagar, otherwise known as 'Shankaracharya Hill'

  • 50. 
    Which of the following libraries has the largest collection of manuscripts of historical value?
    • A. 

      Rampur Raza Library

    • B. 

      Cambridge Digital Library

    • C. 

      Asiatic Society Library

    • D. 

      Khuda Baksh Oriental Public Library