08 July 2019 – Evening Shift (General Awareness)

SSC CHSL (Tier – 1) Online Exam Paper – 2018 “held on 08 July 2019”

Evening Shift (General Awareness)

Q1. Which one of the following nations will host the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in 2020?

1. Nepal
2. Bangladesh
3. China
4. India

Correct answer: India

Q2. The _______ is the stem-like part of the leaf that joins the blade to the stem.


1. Vein
2. Midrib
3. Stipules
4. Petiole

Correct answer: Petiole

Q3. _______ is a type of good for which demand increases as its price rises.


1. Giffen Good
2. Club Good
3. Consumer Good
4. Capital Good

Correct answer: Giffen Good

Q4. In 2019, radar imaging satellite RISAT-2B was launched successfully by the Sathish Dhawan Space Centre located in _______.


1. Mumbai
2. Sriharikota
3. Balasore
4. Thiruvananthapuram

Correct answer: Sriharikota

Q5. Flower colours of red, pink, blue and purple come mainly from pigments called _______.


1. Anthocyanins
2. Lycopene
3. Chlorophyll
4. Carotenoids

Correct answer: Anthocyanins

Q6. After the battle of ________ in 1757, the British achieved political power in lndia.


1. Buxar
2. Plassey
3. Saragarhi
4. Aliwal

Correct answer: Plassey

Q7. Which author has been awarded the 27th Vyas Samman of the K.K. Birla Foundation in 2018?


1. Mamta Kalia
2. Yogita Yadav
3. Pankaj Dubey
4. Ashish Chaudhary

Correct answer: Mamta Kalia

Q8. In Parliamentary proceedings, how many matters per day as per their priority in the ballot are allowed to be raised during ‘Zero Hour’?


1. 19
2. 18
3. 21
4. 20

Correct answer: 20

Q9. In which state was the second edition of the Indian Open International Boxing Tournament held?


1. Odisha
2. Assam
3. Karnataka
4. Madhya Pradesh

Correct answer: Assam

Q10. Which one of the following is NOT a output device?


1. Plotter
2. Joystick
3. Projector
4. Headphones

Correct answer: Joystick

Q11. The Indian movie star Rahul Bose was associated with ______ sport of India.


1. Squash
2. Rowing
3. Rugby
4. Football

Correct answer: Rugby

Q12. Which Sikh Guru compiled the ‘Adi Granth’ the holy scripture of Sikhism?


1. Guru Arjan Dev
2. Guru Ram Das
3. Guru Amar Das
4. Guru Hargobind

Correct answer: Guru Arjan Dev

Q13. In 1973, the Project Tiger was started in ________National Park.


1. Sanjay Gandhi
2. Sunderbans
3. Bhitarkanika
4. Jim Corbett

Correct answer:  Sunderbans

Q14. A/an _______ stock is the stock of a large, well-established and financially sound company that has operated for many years.


1. Blue-Chip
2. Income
3. Defensive
4. Cyclical

Correct answer: Blue-Chip

Q15. A chain of islands closely scattered in a body of water is called:


1. Canyon
2. Strait
3. Archipelago
4. Reef

Correct answer:  Archipelago

Q16. Matters, which are not points of order, can be raised by way of Special Mentions under Rule ________ of Lok Sabha.


1. 302
2. 377
3. 223
4. 214

Correct answer: 377

Q17. The famous dancer Chemancheri Kunhiraman Nair is associated with which of the following dance forms?


1. Sattriya
2. Kathakali
3. Mohiniyattam
4. Manipuri

Correct answer: Kathakali

Q18. In India the Ursa Major Constellation is also known as:


1. Maharshi
2. Swadeshi
3. Devarshi
4. Saptarshi

Correct answer: Saptarshi

Q19. Which process refers to the starting up of a computer and the loading of the required parts of the operating system into the RAM?


1. Swipping
2. Booting
3. Mapping
4. Tagging

Correct answer: Booting

Q20. Who among the following wrote the book ‘Wise and Otherwise’?


1. Arundhati Roy
2. Gita Piramal
3. Sudha Murthy
4. Jhumpa Lahiri

Correct answer: Sudha Murthy

Q21. Which Indian contemporary artist was awarded the 7th Joan Miro Prize 2019?


1. Arpita Singh
2. Atul Dodiya
3. Nalini Malani
4. Vivan Sundaram

Correct answer:  Nalini Malani

Q22. As of june 2019, which Indian state has the lowest number of districts?


1. Telangana
2. Goa
3. Arunachal Pradesh
4. Sikkim

Correct answer: Goa

Q23. With which of the following sports is the term ‘twiddle’ associated?


1. Table Tennis
2. Cricket
3. Hockey
4. Rugby

Correct answer: Table Tennis

Q24. A/an _______ is the wide end of a river that meets the sea.


1. Meander
2. Estuary
3. Creek
4. Gorge

Correct answer: Estuary

Q25.Bumchu’ is a unique cultural festival celebrated in the Indian state of:


1. Assam
2. Sikkim
3. Odisha
4. West Bengal

Correct answer:  Sikkim

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