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General Awareness Quiz For SSC CGL 2016

General Awareness Quiz For SSC CGL 2016_40.1
Q1.The most famous Saka ruler in India was?
(b)Rudradaman I
Q2. Who was the court physician of Kanishka?
Q3.Aryabhatta and Varahamihira lived during the
(a) Maurya Period 
(b) Gupta Period
(c) Nanda Period 
(d) Sunga Period
Q4.A Mughal Queen whose name was written to all the Mughal farmans and inscribed on the coins was
(a) Maham Ananga
(b) Nur Jahan
(c) Mumtaz Mahal
(d) Mariam Makani
Ans. B
Q5.The last Peshwa who became British Pensioner and lived for about thirty years at Bithur near Kanpur was
(a) Narain Rao
(b) Madhav Rao I
(c) Madhav Rao Narain
(d) Baji Rao II
Ans- D
Q6.Who had given the title of ‘Mahatma’ to Gandhi ? 
(a) B. G. Tilak
(b) Gopal Krishna Gokhale
(c) Moti Lal Nehru
(d) Rabindra Nath Tagore
Q7.When will demand become a grant ?
(a)When a demand is proposed
(b)After the discussion on demand is over
(c)After the demand is granted
(d)When the Budget Session is closed
Q8.In the Parliament of India, the purpose of an adjournment motion is
(a) to allow a discussion on a definite matter of urgent public importance
(b) to let opposition members collect information from the ministers
(c) to allow a reduction of specific amount in demand for grant
(d) to postpone the proceedings to check the inappropriate or violent behaviour on the part of some members
Ans. A
Q9.Generally the first session of the Parliament starts with an address of the President in which 
(a)he makes a survey of the achievements of the Government during the previous year
(b)he makes suggestions to the Government regarding the policy it should follow it the interest of the Country
(c)he outlines the policy and program of the Government during the ensuing year
(d)he does none of the above things
Q10.A national emergency remains in operation, with the approval of the Parliament, for 
(a)A maximum period of three years
(b)A maximum period of one year
(c)A maximum period of six months
(d)An indefinite period
Q11.In which year Fundamental Duties of citizens were introduced by 42nd Amendment ? 
(a) 1975
(b) 1976
(c) 1977
(d) 1980
Q12. Right to Education Act (2002) was introduced to help which of the following group of society ? 
(a) Children of age of 6 to 14 years
(b) College going teenagers
 (c)All adults who could not get formal education
 (d)Those who are interested in technical education
Q13.Which one of the following is a Fundamental Duty in India? 
 (a)Separation of judiciary from executive
 (b)To value and preserve the rich haritage of o composite culture
 (c)Free and compulsory education for children
 (d)Abolition of Untouchability
Q14.Which of the following has the smallest soil particles?
(a) Sand
(b) Silt
(c) Loam
(d) Clay
Q15.The two forms of oxygen found in the atmosphere are-
(a) Water & oxygen
(b) Ozone & oxygen
(c) Water & carbon-dioxide
(d) Water & ozone