GK QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL SET 21

Here is Set 21 of GK Questions for SSC CGL and other competitive exam like IBPS, UPSC, CDS, etc. Link for more sets on GK questions are given at the end.
 

GK Questions for SSC CGL

 
GK QUESTIONS FOR SSC CGL
 

1. The ‘Nalanda-Project’ is a programme of the Ministry of –
A)Culture
B)Human Resource Development
C)Minority Affairs
D)External Affairs

2. Which one of the following has been recognized as a Mega-diverse Country?
A)New Zealand
B)Australia
C)Nepal
D)Austria

3. Kandla is well known for –
A)Ship breaking industry
B)Cutting and polishing of diamonds
C)Export processing zone
D)Traditional art and craft centre

4. Helpline ‘Udyami’ is meant for –
A)Micro, small and medium enterprises
B)Large capital industries
C)Female entrepreneurs
D)Farmers using technology in farming

5. 19th November is observed as the –
A)World Green Day
B)World Anti-poverty Day
C)World Toilet Day
D)World Clean Water Day

6. How many companies are included in BSE – GREENEX?
A)25
B)40
C)50
D)100

7. In which of the following States a solar power plant of 4000 MW capacity is planned to be set-up?
A)Gujarat
B)Rajasthan
C)Madhya Pradesh
D)Tamil Nadu

8. Which among the following is the largest mechanized mine in India?
A)Ratnagiri mine
B)Jaipur mine
C)Sudergarh mine
D)Bailadila mine

9. Which among the following has launched ‘Virtual-Clusters’ web portal?
A)Department of Information Technology
B)Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
C)Ministry of Human Resource Department
D)Ministry of Commerce

10. Which one of the following programs aims for its completion by October 2, 2019?
A)Jan Dhan Yojana
B)Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme
C)Janshree Bima Yojana
D)Swachch Bharat Mission

11. The problem of water pollution with Arsenic is maximum in –
A)Haryana
B)Rajasthan
C)Madhya Pradesh
D)West Bengal

12. Which of the following periods has generally been considered to be the ’Little Ice Age’?
A)750 A.D. – 850 A.D.
B)950 A.D. – 1250 A.D.
C)1650 A.D. – 1870 A.D.
D)8000 to 10,000 year B.P. (Before Present)

13. Sarga, Pratisarga, Vansa, Manvantara and Vanshanucharita are the jindicators of –
A)Vedas
B)Puranas
C)Upnishads
D)Sutras

14. Which one of the following countries has not participated in operation ‘Storm of Resolve’ being conducted in Yemen?
A)Qatar
B)Kuwait
C)Oman
D)Pakistan

15. ‘Neno plug’ refers to-
A)A small bullet
B)A small hearing aid
C)A small rocket launcher
D)None of the above

16. Which of the following countries has made it mandatory to blend ethanol with gasoline?
A)China
B)U.K.
C)Switzerland
D)Brazil

17. Which of the following is a stem?
A)Turnip
B)Ginger
C)Carrot
D)Sweet Potato

18. ‘Clove’ are –
A)Nodules of stem
B)Nodules of roots
C)Leaves
D)Dried flowers

19. Which one of the following concerns soil?
A)Edaphic
B)Climatic
C)Biotic
D)Topography

20. Which of the following is not correctly matched?
A)First World Climate Conference – 1979
B)First Earth Summit – Agenda 21
C)Earth Summit Plus5- 1997
D)Carbon Trading – Montreal Protocol

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