SSC Combined Questions On General Awareness! Quiz

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SSC Combined Questions On General Awareness! Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Earth received heat from the sun is known as:
    • A. 

      Insolation

    • B. 

      Infrared heat

    • C. 

      Solar radiation

    • D. 

      Thermal radiation

  • 2. 
    The use of which of the following regional languages was popularised by the Bhakti leader, Shankaradeva?
    • A. 

      Bengali

    • B. 

      Brijbhasha

    • C. 

      Avadhi

    • D. 

      Assamese

  • 3. 
    Which part of the plant is used as 'saffron'?
    • A. 

      Petals

    • B. 

      Stamens

    • C. 

      Style and Stigma

    • D. 

      Sepals

  • 4. 
    Suspended colloidal particles in the water can be removed by the process of:
    • A. 

      Filtration

    • B. 

      Adsorption

    • C. 

      Absorption

    • D. 

      Coagulation

  • 5. 
    `Grave's disease is caused due to:
    • A. 

      Hyper activity of thyroid

    • B. 

      Hypo activity of thymus

    • C. 

      Hypo activity of thyroid

    • D. 

      Hyper activity of thymus

  • 6. 
    The Mansabdari system was introduced by:
    • A. 

      Shah Jahan

    • B. 

      Jahangir

    • C. 

      Babur

    • D. 

      Akbar

  • 7. 
    Open market operation refers to:
    • A. 

      Borrowing by scheduled banks to industry and trade

    • B. 

      Purchase and sale of government securities by the RBI

    • C. 

      Deposit mobilisation

    • D. 

      Borrowing by scheduled banks from the RBI

  • 8. 
    Who is the Governor of West Bengal?
    • A. 

      B.L. Joshi

    • B. 

      M. K. Narayanan

    • C. 

      Shivraj Patil

    • D. 

      Margaret Alva

  • 9. 
    When and by whom were the Ashokan inscriptions deciphered for the first time?
    • A. 

      1787-John Tower

    • B. 

      1825-Charles Metcalfe

    • C. 

      1837-James Prinsep

    • D. 

      1810-Harry Smith

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is not a characteristic of Indian economy?
    • A. 

      Primacy of agriculture

    • B. 

      Balance between heavy industry and labour intensive goods

    • C. 

      Population pressure

    • D. 

      Low per capita income

  • 11. 
    How many cricketers, who have represented in Test matches, are presently Lok Sabha members?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Nil

    • D. 

      Three

  • 12. 
    Which one of the following was created by Pitt's India Act?
    • A. 

      Board of Control

    • B. 

      Board of Revenue

    • C. 

      Standing Council

    • D. 

      Court of Directors

  • 13. 
    Which day is observed as "International Day of Non-Violence"?
    • A. 

      1st May

    • B. 

      2nd October

    • C. 

      24th October

    • D. 

      30th January

  • 14. 
    A white solid 'N on heating gives off a gas which turns lime water milky. The residue is yellow' when hot but turns white on cooling. The solid A is
    • A. 

      Zinc carbonate

    • B. 

      Lead sulphate

    • C. 

      Lead carbonate

    • D. 

      Zinc sulphate

  • 15. 
    Which of the following is the strongest coagulant?
    • A. 

      Zinc chloride

    • B. 

      Aluminum chloride

    • C. 

      Barium chloride

    • D. 

      Magnesium sulphate

  • 16. 
    Which country is the largest producer of wool?
    • A. 

      U.S.A

    • B. 

      Australia

    • C. 

      Britain

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 17. 
    The property which is seen in light wave but 'not in sound wave is:
    • A. 

      Diffraction

    • B. 

      Refraction

    • C. 

      Polarisation

    • D. 

      Polarisation

  • 18. 
    Iron and manganese are removed in water by the process of:
    • A. 

      Chlorination

    • B. 

      Filtration

    • C. 

      Lime-soda treatment

    • D. 

      Aeration

  • 19. 
    CPU performance is often measured in:
    • A. 

      MHz

    • B. 

      MIPS

    • C. 

      Band rate

    • D. 

      GB

  • 20. 
    To promote and popularise which game in India, another Indian League Tournament was launched in 2011 on the lines of IPL?
    • A. 

      Volley Ball

    • B. 

      Hockey

    • C. 

      Basket Ball

    • D. 

      Soccer

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Zymase

    • B. 

      Maltase

    • C. 

      Diastase

    • D. 

      Urease

  • 22. 
    Term 'Federal' has been used in the Indian Constitution in:
    • A. 

      Part III

    • B. 

      Article 36$

    • C. 

      Nowhere in the Constitution

    • D. 

      Preamble

  • 23. 
    Which one of the following African countries is, not a member of OPEC?
    • A. 

      Angola

    • B. 

      Libya

    • C. 

      South Africa

    • D. 

      Algeria

  • 24. 
    Who are the price-takers under Perfect Competition?
    • A. 

      Industry

    • B. 

      Government

    • C. 

      Firms

    • D. 

      Buyers

  • 25. 
    Roger Federer won the seventh Wimbledon title in 2012. In which year, he won the sixth Wimbledon title?
    • A. 

      2009

    • B. 

      2010

    • C. 

      2011

    • D. 

      2008