General Awareness Questions Asked on 17th August- SSC CGL 2017


SSC CGL 2017 Tier-I all Shift questions: These questions are based on the type of GA questions asked in the all Shift of the exam (17th August 2017). Candidates having CGL Exam in other shifts can go through these questions and can expect these questions to be asked in upcoming shifts as well.

Shift- 1

Q1. A sound is generated from which of the following?

Q2. books and authors matching

Q3. Jama Masjid build in which century?
Ans: 1656

Q4. What is vocal cord length in men?
Ans: The male vocal folds are between 17 mm and 25 mm in length.

Q5. High court judge retirement age from 60 to 62 by which constitution amendment?
Ans: 114

Q6.Women Emperor in India in 990 BC of which state?

Q7. What is the Formula of Milk of Magnesia?
Ans. Mg(OH)₂

Q8. Government scheme in constructing toilets in villages?
Ans: The Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM)

Q9. If we increase the invested amount marginal profit increases after a point it starts to decline which options define it?

Q10. Who discovered sodium (Na)?
Ans. Humphry Davy

Q11. Runner up in Kabaddi 2016?
Ans: Iran

Q12. Which part of Himalaya is located between Kali and Sutlej river?
Ans: Kumaon Himalayas

Q13. Brinjal tomato’s are from which category of vegetable?
Ans: Fruit

Q14. Xylem first products in which part?

Q15.What is the Britain rank in FDI?

Q16. Didda empresses ruled during which period?

Q17. Name the North West border sharing country with India?
Ans: Pakistan

Q18. Which Railway station connecting Pakistan and India?
Ans: Attari Railway station

Q19. What are the uses of URL in world wide Web?

Q20. Who got Booker Prize in 2016?

Ans: The Sellout by Paul Beatty.

Q21. Earthworm belong to which category?
Ans: Annelida

2nd Shift

Q1. Who won the Chinese Grand Prix in 2017?  Lewis Hamilton
Q2. ECG was discovered by?- Willem Einthoven
Q3. Charminar in which state?  Hyderabad
Q4. The number of members of Rajya Sabha from Punjab?- Total Seven
Q5. What is act as the shield against UV rays? Ozone
Q6. Which country is not a member of Bay of Bengal BIMSTEC?
Q7. Agra Fort was built by whom?- Akbar
Q8. How many states India has as of June 2017?- 29 states
Q9. Which Yojana has been launched related to the development of rural, social, cultural?
Q10. North East plain formed by Ganga, Sindhu, and ____?
Q11. Kelvin is the unit of? Temperature
Q12. India’s rank in Human Development Index (HDI)? 131
Q13. Rank of Norway in HDI in 2016? 1
Q14. If a planet is revolving in an ellipse then what is the position of the sun?

3rd Shift

Q1. LinkedIn was bought by?  Microsoft
Q2. Jama Masjid was built by? Shah Jahan
Q3. What is the acid found in Ant sting? Formic Acid
Q4. Which dynasty lived in Red Fort – Mughal dynasty
Q5. Which crop was forcefully cropped by Punjab farmers in British time?
Q6. Which Year was the drafting committee formed? 1946
Q7. Fifa 2014 was held at? Brazil
Q8. The number of vocal cords in human? two
Q9. What is the Second Stage of Xylem?
Q10. What is the length of Indian Border? 15200 km
Q11. Which Movie won Oscar award? Moonlight
Q12. Red Blood cells formed in which bone marrow? Red Bone Marrow
Q13. Which right to use if not satisfied with judgment? Right to constitutional remedy (Article 32)
Q14. inventor of Color photography? James Clerk Maxwell
Q15. Which river connects India and Pakistan? Chenab
Q16. Patkai range is part of which mountain?
Q17. Definition of pollution?
Q18. Push & Pull of an object in science is called? Force
Q19. Which Yojana related to cleanliness of Children?
Q20. Which hydroxide is present in soap? Sodium Hydroxide
Q21. One question based on phylum Chordata features.

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