Expected GA Questions for SSC CHSL Exam 2020

SSC CHSL Exam 2020: SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam will commence from 17th March and conclude on 28th March 2020. What are the expected questions from the General awareness section that can be asked in the SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam? Recently, SSC conducted the SSC CGL Tier 1 exam from 3rd to 9th March 2020. The General Awareness questions asked in SSC CGL gave a tough time to aspirants with a variety of questions being asked from all topics. Based on the questions asked in SSC CGL, we are listing down the important topics and questions that must be revised before appearing in the upcoming SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam.

Current Affairs Covers the Maximum Questions

SSC is seen to be asking a lot of questions from the current affairs. At least the past 6 months current affairs must be revised thoroughly. The important news of 2018-2019 that made history must also be revised such as Awards, honours, schemes etc. While revising current affairs make sure to cover all the static details related to it. Some of the topics and questions asked in the CGL exam from current affairs are:

Awards/Prizes

Revise all the important awards given in the last one or two years. Question from awards and prizes were seen in many shifts of SSC exam. Here are some of the questions:

  • Which Indian is conferred with First International Shooting Federation Blue Cross Award? Ans- Abhinav Bindra 
  • Dadasaheb Phalke award 2019 received by whom? Ans- Amitabh Bachchan
  • Who got Sahitya Akademi Award in 2019? -25 writers received the award including Congress MP Shashi Tharoor 
  • Who got Padma Shri award 2020 in Archery? Ans-Tarundeep rai
    Note- Padma Shri 2019 award in Archery was given to Bombayla Devi Laishram
  • Filmfare award 2020 for best actor? Ans- Ranveer Singh For Gully Boy
  • Who won Nobel prize in chemistry for 2 times? Ans -FREDERICK SANGER
  • Which of the following awards did Bumrah receive? Ans- Polly Umrigar Award
  • C K Naidu award is related to which field? Ans-Indian cricket
  • Pulitzer prize is given whiçh field? Ans- Journalism, literature, Musical composition
  • Who among the following did not receive the Mother Teresa Memorial Award 2019? –Kailash Satyarthi, Ajeet Singh, Junior Nzita Nsuami were among the awardees.
  • Who got the Man Booker 2019 Award? Ans- Margaret Atwood for “The Testaments” and Bernardine Evaristo for “Girl, Woman, Other”.
  • Who got the ‘India’s most powerful women in media’ award at the British Parliament? Ans-Kalli Purie
  • Who was the first actor to win an Oscar? Ans- Emil Jannings
  • Ramanujan Award is related to which field? Ans- Mathematics

PM/President of neighbouring countries, Governors, CMs of Indian States

Revise Prime Ministers/Presidents of all the neighbouring countries and the countries that have been in the news. Make sure to revise the current CM, governors, and the ‘firsts’ related to it. Here are some of the questions recently asked:

  • Who is the PM of Bhutan? Ans- Lotay Tshering
  • Who is the president of Srilanka? Ans-Gotabaya Rajapaksa
  • Sucheta Kriplani was the first woman CM of which state? Ans- Uttar Pradesh 
  • Who is the Governor of Jammu & Kashmir? Ans-G C Murmu
  • Who is the CM of Chattisgarh? Ans-Bhupesh Baghel
  • Who is the current CM of Mizoram? – Zoramthanga

Sports

  • Which player played double century in continuously 4 test Match? Ans- Virat Kohli
  • Tennis legend who has a coin minted in his honour? Ans- Roger Federer
  • Novak Djokovic is from which country? Ans-Serbia
  • Which Indian player became 1st Indian to take 2 hat tricks in ODI? Ans- Kuldeep Yadav
  • Who won gold at junior Wrestling World Championship? Ans- Deepak Punia
  • How many medals does India win in the summer Olympic 2012? Ans- 6 medals (2 silver and 4 bronze)
  • What was the name of the mascot of Hockey world cup 2018? Ans- Turtle ‘Olly’
  • Who was awarded the C K Nayudu Lifetime achievement award for women in 2019 by BCCI? Ans- Anjum Chopra
  • Archana Kamath related to which game? Ans- Table Tennis
  • 13th south Asian games 2019 held at? Ans- Kathmandu and Pokhara, Nepal

Books/Authors

  • Amit shah released a book recently based on the biography of whom? Ans-‘Karmayoddha Granth’
  • Who is the author of “An Era of Darkness”? Ans- Shashi Tharoor
  • Which of the following book was not written by Salman Rushdie? -The Satanic Verses, Midnight Children, The golden house, Quichotte are some of the books written by Salman Rushdie
  • Karmayoddha Granth, the book was launched by? Ans-Amit shah 
  • Who is the author of the book Revolution 2020? Ans-Chetan Bhagat
  • Who has written the great Indian novel? Ans-Shashi Tharoor

Ranking/Index 

  • India’s rank in Brand finance nation ranking 2019? Ans- 7th
  • What is the rank of India in Global Peace Index 2019? Ans-141
  • What is the rank of India in the Human Development Index 2019? Ans – 129

Summit/Meets/Events

  • Wings India 2020 to be held at which airport? Ans-Hyderabad
  • Global Investors meet, Ascend 2020 held in? Ans-Kerala
  • Where did the meeting of Island Development hold?

Important Appointments, Headquarters

  • Who is the current Economic advisor? Ans-Krishnamurthy Venkata Subramanian
  • 1st Governor of MP? Ans-Pattabhi Sitaramayya
  • Where is BCCI headquarter located? Ans-Mumbai
  • Who is the CEO of Flipkart? Ans-Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Miscellaneous Static Gk questions such as festivals, dance forms, Bird Sanctuary, Wildlife sanctuaries, Passes

  • Madhavpur festival is celebrated in which state? Ans- Gujarat
  • Savitri Bai Phule belongs to which state? Ans-Uttar Pradesh
  • Which of the following is a dance form of J & K? Dumhal is a famous dance form of J & K
  • Which city is known as Athens of the east? Ans-Madurai
  • Chikankari embroidery famous from which place? Ans-Lucknow
  • Which city is known as Golden City? Ans-Jaisalmer
  • Brahmagiri wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka is located in which of the following districts? Ans-Kodagu
  • Hampi is located in which of the Indian State? Ans-Karnataka
  • Padayani dance is a popular traditional folk dance belonging to which state? Ans- Kerala
  • Which Pass located at the southern end of Nilgiri Hills? Ans- Palghat gap pass

Science Questions

Science covered a majority of GA questions. Some of the science questions asked in SSC CGL are given below. Make sure to revise the related topics for SSC CHSL Tier 1 exam.

  • Who discovered Neutron? Ans- James Chadwick
  • Which of the following helps in maintaining equal pressure on our ear? Ans-eustachian tube
  • Vinegar has which acid? Ans-Acetic Acid
  • Which gland is present between the lungs? Ans- thymus gland
  • What is the chemical name of Methane? Ans- CH4 
  • What is the number of carbon and hydrogen atoms present in propane? Ans- 3 Carbon, 8 Hydrogen
  • Torr is the SI unit of? Ans-pressure 
  • Which organelle is known as the powerhouse of the cell? Ans-Mitochondria
  • Citric acid is found in which of the following? Ans-lemons and limes
  • Ohm’s law scientist belongs to which country? Ans- German
  • Where is RBC formed? Ans– Bone marrow
  • Which vitamin deficiency causes Anaemia? Ans- Vitamin B12
  • Which of the following is the primary sex organ in females? Ans-Ovary
  • What are the two stable isotopes of hydrogen? Ans- Protium and Deuterium
  • Which organelle is known as a suicidal bag? – Lysosomes
  • Xerophthalmia occurs due to deficiency of which vitamin? -Vitamin A 

Questions from History, Polity & Geography asked

  • In which year did the Portuguese captured Goa? – 1510
  • Who wrote the book “Ain-i Akbari”? – Abu’l-Fazl
  • Which river was known by the name Parushni? Ans-Ravi
  • In which year did the first round table conference hold? Ans- 1930
  • Which of the following years is known as the Great Divide in India? – 1921
  • What is the meaning of mandamus? – we command
  • Who was the designer of the logo of Lokpal? – Prashant Mishra
  • Vijaynagar is located near which river? -Tungabhadra River
  • Shahjahan, Jahangir, Humayun, Akbar sequence was asked in options
  • Ajatshatru is the son of? -Bimbisara
  • Last ruler of Nanda dynasty? -Dhana Nanda
  • Which state share boundary with Bhutan?  West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Assam share their borders with Bhutan
  • Alai Darwaza built by whom? -Allaudin Khilji the Sultan
  • Treaty of Alinagar was signed between Robert Clive of the British East India Company and? Ans- Mirza Muhammad Siraj Ud Daula
  • Which of the following events did not happen in 1919? Ans- Partition of Bengal

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