SSC Scientific Assistant Exam Important General Knowledge Questions
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will be conducting Computer Based Exam for Recruitment of Scientific Assistant in India Meteorological Department. The exam will have questions on General Awareness. Hereby we have provided practice questions for this section.
(Q.1) Words ‘Satyameva Jayate’, inscribed below the base plate of the emblem of India are taken from:
- Mundaka Upanishad
- Padam Purana
(Q.2) Which is the most abundant metal in Earth’s crust?
(Q.3) ‘Dilwara Temples’ are located in which Indian state?
- Madhya Pradesh
(Q.4) To become a member of Lok Sabha, a candidate should have completed:
- 31 years of age
- 29 years of age
- 27 years of age
- 25 years of age
(Q.5) Which of the following is NOT associated with ‘Marxism’?
- Welfare State
- Class Struggle
- Surplus Value
- Dialectical Materialism
(Q.6) Which among the following pairs of State and Capital is CORRECT?
- Assam – Itanagar
- Manipur – Imphal
- Mizoram – Agartala
- Tripura – Gangtok
(Q.7) In human body, which among the following hormones regulates blood calcium and phosphate?
- Growth Hormone
- Parathyroid Hormone
(Q.8) Which one of the following languages is NOT specified in Eighth Schedule of Indian Constitution?
(Q.9) Abbreviation ‘BCG’ stands for:
- Bacillus Calmette Guerin
- Bacillus Cholera Germ
- Bacillus Curative Gene
- Bacillus Cholera Guerin
(Q.10) The first session of Indian National Congress was presided over by:
- Jawaharlala Nehru
- W C Banerjee
- Surendra Nath Banerjee
- Dadabhai Naoroji
(Q.11) Objective of ‘Operation Flood’ programme was:
- increasing irrigation facilities
- dairy development in India
- implementing flood control measures
- increasing food grains production
(Q.12) Which one of the following is known as ‘Brown Coal’?
(Q.13) A computer executes the programs in the sequence of:
(Q.14) Who among the following won Men’s singles title at 2017 Wimbledon Tennis Tournament?
- Rafael Nadal
- Roger Federer
- Andy Murray
- Novak Djokovic
(Q.15) ‘International Literacy Day’ is celebrated on which date every year?
- 2nd September
- 5th September
- 8th September
- 11th September