GENERAL AWARENESS FOR SSC CGL SET 23

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GENERAL AWARENESS FOR SSC CGL

 
GENERAL AWARENESS FOR SSC

1. ‘Neoguri’ which means ‘raccoon dog’ in Korean, is the name of –
A)A Korean Motorbike brand
B)A domestic animal from south-east Asia
C)A South Korean port
D)A wild animal found in North Korea
E)A Powerful Typhoon

2. Which is the largest state in India in terms of area?
A)Uttar Pradesh
B)Rajasthan
C)Jammu & Kashmir
D)Madhya Pradesh
E)Pre-divided Andhra Pradesh

3. Which of the following is the full form of PURA?
A)Provision of Urban Amenities in Rural Areas
B)Programme on Urban Rural Association
C)Preferential and Uniform Re-enforcement Act
D)Perfect Urban Rural Association
E)Other than those given as options

4. Lionel Messi who was in the news recently for his contribution to football, plays from which country?
A)Argentina
B)Germany
C)Spain
D)Brazil
E)Other than those given as options

5. The green revolution in India was the outcome of the efforts of who amongst the following?
A)Dr. Ramesh Mohan
B)Dr. C. Rangarajan
C)Dr. K.V. Kamath
D)Dr. M.S. Swaminathan
E)Other than those given as options

6. Recently India had exported Metro Coaches to-
A)South Africa
B)Egypt
C)Iran
D)Indonesia
E)Australia

7. NRI Day is observed on which of the following days?
A)9th February
B)9th March
C)9th January
D)19th February
E)19th March

8. Dronacharya award is an award presented by the Government of India for excellence in –
A)Cinema
B)Corporate Governance
C)Human Resource Development
D)Sports Governance
E)Employee Welfare Activities

9. Who amongst the following is the author of the book, ‘The Heart of India’
A)Mark Tully
B)Other than those given as options
C)Ruskin Bond
D)Meera Syal
E)Gita Mehra

10. Abhinav Bindra is a famous –
A)Social worker
B)Film star
C)Journalist
D)Sports personality
E)Politician

11. ‘Renimmibhi’ is the currency of the-
A)People’s republic of China
B)People’s republic of Bulgaria
C)People’s republic of Brazil
D)People’s republic of Ethiopia
E)People’s republic of Bangladesh

12. Which of the following services is not provided by the post offices in India?
A)Sale of stamps
B)Issuance of demand drafts
C)Life insurance cover
D)All the given options are services provided by post offices in India

13. The name ‘Punjab’ is derived from Indo-Iranian words. ‘Punj’ means ‘five’ and ‘aab’ means ‘waters’. Which of the following is not the one among those five rivers?
A)Sutlej
B)Beas
C)Yamuna
D)Chenab
E)Jhelum

14. Usain Bolt is famous as-
A)An astronaut
B)A cricketer
C)A boxer
D)An athlete

15. Name the first Indian women to climb Mount Everest ?
A)Leela Seth
B)Bachhendri Pal
C)Santosh jYadav
D)Rita Faria

16. Ms. Florence Nightingale was associated with-
A)Crimean War
B)Thirty Years War
C)Hundred Years Was
D)Seven Years War

17. Which of the following is the morning ‘Raag’ in music?
A)Malhaar
B)Sohini
C)Sarang
D)Bhairavi

18. Aung San Sui Kyi, a pro-democracy campaigner is from which of the following countries?
A)Nepal
B)Bangladesh
C)China
D)Myanmar

19. The chief Election Commissioner of India is appointed by-
A)Prime Minister
B)Parliament
C)President
D)Chief Justice of India

20. In which country was paper currency first used?
A)India
B)Egypt
C)China
D)Japan

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