SSC CGL Tier 1 Question paper (Practise Set-11)

SSC General Awareness Quiz

1. First census in India was conducted at the time of
(a) Lord Dufferin                              
(b) Lord Lytton
(c) Lord Auckland                            
(d) Sir John Napier

2. The Chief Justice of a high Court is appointed by
(a) President
(b) Governor,
(c) Chief Justice Of India,
(d) President on the advice of Governor of the State concerned and the chief justice of India

3.Where in Indian are coins minted ?
(a).Delhi, Mumbai, and Calcutta
(b).Delhi, Calcutta, and Hyderabad
(c).Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore
(d).Mumbai, Calcutta and Hyderabad


4. Name the Continents that form a mirror.
(a).Asia and Africa
(b).North America and South America
(c).Africa and South America
(d).Europe and Asia

5. Image of object is formed on which part of eye –
(a) Cornea              
(b) Choroid
(c) Retina               
(d) Iris

Answers: 1)a      2)d         3)d         4)c         5)c

6.A person who spends 66 2/3% of his income is able to save Rs. 1,200 per month. His monthly expenses (in Rs) is:
(1) 1,200
(2) 2,400
(3) 3,000
(4) 3,200

7.In a town, the population was 8000. In one year, male population increased by 10% and female population increased by 8% but the total population increased by 9%. The number of males in the town was:
(1) 4000
(2) 4500
(3) 5000
(4) 6000

8.A discount of 15% on one article is the same as discount of 20% on a second article. The costs of the two articles can be:
(1) Rs. 85, Rs. 60
(2) Rs. 60. Rs. 40
(3) Rs. 40, Rs. 20
(4) Rs. 80, Rs. 60

9.Compound interest (compounded annually) on a certain sum of money for 2 years at 4% per annum is Rs. 102.The simple interest on the same sum for the same rate and for the same period will be:
(1) Rs. 99
(2) Rs. 101
(3) Rs. 100
(4) Rs. 98

10.A trader bought 10 kg of apples for Rs. 405 out of which 1 kg of apples were found to be rotten. If he wishes to make a profit of 10%, at what rate should he sell the remaining apples per kg?
(1) Rs. 45
(2) Rs. 49.50
(3) Rs. 50
(4) Rs. 51

Answers: 6.(2)   7.(1)      8.(4)      9.(3)      10.(2)

11. In a class Rajan got the 11th rank and he was 31st from the bottom of the list of boys passed. Three boys did not take the examination and one failed. What is the total strentght of the class? 
(a) 32 
(b) 42  
(c) 45  
(d) 46

12. Four children, Akram, Bopsi, Priya and Tulsi are on a ladder. Akram is further up the ladder than Bopsi. Bopsi is in between Akram and Priya. If Tulsi is still further than Akram, who is the second person from the bottom? 
(a) Tulsi  
(b) Akram 
(c) Priya 
(d) Bopsi 

13. In a row A is at the llth position from the left and B is 10th from the right. If they interchanged po-sitions A becomes' 18th from the left . How many persons are there in that row? 
(1) 28  
(2) 29  
(3) 27  
(4) 31 

14. Six persons M, N, 0, P, Q and R are sitting in two rows, three in each. Q is not at the end of any row. P is second to the left of R. 0 is the neighbour of Q and is sitting diagonally opposite to P. N is the neighbour of R. On the basis of this information who is facing N ? 
(1) R   
(2) Q  
(3) P  
(4) M 

15. I am seventh in the queue from either end. How many people are there in the queue ? 
(1) 10 
(2) 11  
(3) 13  
(4) 14 

Answers:- 11.3     12.4     13.3       14.2       15.3

Directions (Q. 16-20): In these questions, out of the four alternatives, choose the onewhich best expresses the meaning of the word given in bold.

16.OBNOXIOUS
(1) Depressing
(2) Disgusting
(3) Arrogant
(4) Filthy

17.CONVENANT
(1) Case
(2) coupon
(3) Contract
(4) Settlement

18.DEFERENCE
(1) Indifference
(2) Sympathy
(3) Respect
(4) Flattery

19.ABROGATE
(1)Repeal
(2) Destroy
(3) Delay
(4) Dismiss

20.INTREPID
(1) Ambitious
(2) Determined
(3) Talkative
(4) Fearless


Answers: 16.2    17.3       18.3       19.1       20.4

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