SSC General-Awareness Contributed by Jilu updated on Jan 2019

                                                   SSC Sample Question Paper

Q.1.Who amongst the following is the Director of the film 'Water' which was in news ?
a. Vidhu Vinod Chopra
b. Mrinal Sen
c. Gulzar
d. Mahesh Bhatt
e. None of these

Q.2.The 10th plan period is upto"
a. 2007
b. 2008
c. 2009
d. 2010
e. None of these

Q.3.OPEC is a group of countries which are"
a. exporting oil
b. producing cotton
c. rich and developed
d. developing and poor
e. nuclear powers

Q.4.Intel Company mainly produces"
a. Hard disks
b. VCDs
c. Monitors
d. Software
e. None of these

Q.5.Who amongst the following is the M.D./Chairman of one of the major Steel Companies ?
a. Shri L. N. Mittal
b. Shri K. K. Birla
c. Shri Vijaypat Singhania
d. Shri Mukesh Ambani
e. Shri Anil Agarwal

Q.6.Who is the President of Nasscom?
a. Kiran Karnik
b. Narayana Murthy
c. Pramod Desai
d. Devang Mehta
e. None of these

Q.7.Which of the following awards is not given for excellence in the field of literature ?
a. Booker Prize
b. Nobel Prize
c. Pulitzer Price
d. Arjun Award
e. Bharatiya Gnanpith Award

Q.8.'Singur' which was in news is a place in"
a. Orissa
b. West Bengal
c. Jharkhand
d. Bihar
e. Maharashtra

Q.9.Who amongst the following is the author of the book series named as 'Harry Potter' ?
a. J. K. Rowling
b. Lindsay Lohan
c. Julia Roberts
d. Sandra Bullock
e. None of these

Q.10.Which of the following Satellites recently dedicated to nation helps Direct to Home Television Service in India ?
a. Matsat
b. Edusat
c. Insat"4b
d. Insat"IB
e. None of these

Q.11.Many a times we read some news items about the 'West Bank'.'West Bank' is situated at the western side of the river"
a. Mississippi
b. Amazon
c. Nile
d. Jordan
e. None of these

Q.12.Which of the following phenomenon is considered responsible for 'Global Warming' ?
a. Greenhouse Gas Effect
b. Fox Fire
c. Dry Farming
d. Radioactivity
e. None of these

Q.13.Which of the following instruments is not issued by a bank ?
a. Demand Draft
b. Pay Order
c. Debit Card
d. Credit Card
e. National Saving Certificate

Q.14.Name of Jyoti Randhawa is associated with which of the following games ?
a. Golf
b. Badminton
c. Hockey
d. Chess
e. None of these

Q.15.Which of the following Software Companies recently launched its education portal 'Unlimited Potential' in India ?
a. Microsoft
b. Infosys
c. Wipro
d. TCS
e. None of these

Q.16.Polly Umrigar who died was a well known"
a. Cricketer
b. Tennis Player
c. Golfer
d. Chess Player
e. Hockey Player

Q.17.In India Census is done after a gap of every"
a. Five years
b. Seven years
c. Eight years
d. Ten years
e. Fifteen years

Q.18.Prof. Muhammad Yunus the recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize 2006 is the exponent of which of the following concepts in the field of banking ?
a. Core Banking
b. Micro Credit
c. Retail Banking
d. Real Time Gross Settlement
e. Internet Banking

Q.19.Who amongst the following was India's official candidate for the post of UNO's Secretary General ?
a. Mr. Shyam Saran
b. Dr. C. Rangarajan
c. Mr. Shashi Tharoor
d. Mr. Vijay Nambiar
e. None of these

Q.20.Mr. Gordon Brown has taken over as the Prime Minister of"
a. Italy
b. Canada
c. France
d. South Africa
e. Britain

Q.21.Which of the following Departments of the Govt. of India is helping banks in disbursement of rural credit by the bank ?
a. Railways
b. State Road Transports
c. Post and Telegraph
d. Ministry of Health
e. None of these

Q.22.Which of the following organization/agencies has established a fund known as " investor production fund" ?
c. Bombay stock exchange
e. None of these

Q.23.Who amongst the following is the Head of the RBI at present ?
a. Mr. M.V.Kamath
b. Mr. Y.V.Reddy
c. Mr. N.R.Narayanmurthy
d. Mr.O.P.Bhatt
e. None of these

Q.24.Majority of rural people still prefer to go to which of the following for their credit needs ?
a. Money lenders
b. Foreign Bankers
d. RBI
e. None of these

Q.25.India has different categories of commercial banks.Which of the following is NOT one such categories ?
a. Private Banks
b. Commodities Banks
c. Nationalized Banks
d. Cooperative Banks
e. Foreign Banks

Q.26.Which of the following types of Banks are allowed to operate foreign currency accounts ?
(1) Foreign Banks
(2) Regional Rural Banks
(3) Nationalized Banks
a. Only 1
b. Only 2
c. Only 3
d. All 1,2and 3
e. None of these

Q.27.Which of the following countries does not play International Cricket ?
a. Russia
b. England
c. South Africa
d. Pakistan
e. India

Q.28.The money which Govt. of India spends on the development of infrastructure in country comes from the which of the following sources Pick up the correct Statement(s)
(1) Loan from World Bank/ADB etc
(2) Taxws collected from the people
(3) Loan from the RBI
a. Only 1
b. Only 2
c. Only 3
d. Both 1 and 2
e. All 1,2 and 3

Q.29.The Securities & Exchange Board Of India (SEBI) recently imposed a restriction on money flow in equity through ‘P Notes'.What is the full form of ‘P Notes' ?
a. Permanent Notes
b. Perchase Notes
c. Participatory-Notes
d. Private Notes
e. None of these

Q.30.Who amongst the following was the captain of the India cricket team who won the Twenty-20 World Cup-2007 ?
a. Yuvraj Singh
b. M.S.Dhoni
c. Rahul Dravid
d. Saurav Ganguly
e. None of these