SSC CGL GENERAL AWARENESS Pointers
l The inventor of frozen foods was Clarence Success Tip
l The Mosque with “shaking minarets” is situated Anions are atoms or radicals (groups of atoms), that
in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. have gained electrons. Since they now have more elec-
l The Padma Shri 2017 in the field of ‘Culinary’ trons than protons, anions have a negative charge.
was awarded to Sanjeev Kapoor.
l ‘The World Outside My Window’ is written by Biology
Ruskin Bond. l The plant hormones are gibberellic, auxins and
l Due to increased weapon launching missions of cytokinins.
North Korea, a spy satellite has been launched
by Japan to monitor North Korea. l Nephron is related to excretory system of human
l India’s land dispute near Tawang is with China. body.
l Vitamin D is obtained from Sun rays.
SSC CGL Tier-I Exam
Held on: 10.08.2017 1st Shift Sports
l B. Sai Praneeth is associated with Badminton.
Medieval History Miscellaneous
l The Mughal Emperor Akbar was illiterate.
l An IP address is 32 bit number.
l First state to implement Saur Sujala Yojana is
Aurangzeb was highly educated and knew Arabic and Chhattisgarh.
Persian. Akbar on the other hand was illiterate as he
was 13 when he became Mughal-e-Azam Jalaluddin
Mohammad Akbar. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Saur
Sujala Yojana that would provide solar powered irri-
Modern History gation pumps to farmers at a subsidized price.
l ‘Azad Hind Fauj’ was founded in Singapore. l Sir Tim-Berners-Lee is known for the invention
Success Tip of ‘World Wide Web’.
The Indian National Army was an armed force formed l Artists and their related arts
by Indian nationalists in 1942 in Southeast Asia
during World War II.
a. Muthuswami Dikshitar Carnatic Music
Geography and Environment b. Parveen Sultana Singer
l Strait of Malacca separates Malay Peninsula and c. M.S. Gopalkrishnan Violinist
Indonesia Island of Sumatra.
d. Nandlal Bose Painting
l The latitude which passes through Sikkim also
passes through Rajasthan. l 2017 Asian Award recipient for the outstanding
l The major cause of acid rain is nitrogen dioxide. achievement in Cinema is Kunal Nayyar.
l The author of the book “Rekha: The untold story”
Polity a biography on a veteran actress Rekha is Yasser
l Governor of a state in India is appointed by Presi- Usman.
dent of India. l USA exited from Trans Pacific Partnership (TTP)
l Literal meaning of ‘Certiorari’ is to be certified in January 2017.
(or) to be informed.
Economy The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), or the Trans Pa-
l The accounts under Balance of Payment are Cur- cific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), is a trade agree-
rent Account, Capital Account and Unilateral ment between Australia, Brunei Darussalam,
Payments Account. Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New
Physics Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the USA (until 23 January
2017) and Vietnam.
l Speed of light is the maximum in vacuum.
l Countries and their famous tourist place
l The SI unit of electric current is ampere.
Countries Famous Tourist Place
Chemistry a. China Great Wall of China
l Process of loosing electrons is known as oxida-
b. Bhutan Paro Taktsang
l Anions are formed by gaining of electrons. c. Nepal Pashupatinath Temple