SSC CGL GENERAL AWARENESS Pointers
SSC CGL Tier-I Exam
l Cyan colour is mixture of Blue and Green.
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l The main components of Brass Alloy are Copper
Ancient History and Zinc.
l The play ‘Nagananda’ in Sanskrit language was Biology
written by Harshvardhana.
l Nicotine in tobacco makes it harmful for human
Modern History consumption.
l Social Reform movements and their founders l Full form of BOD is Biological Oxygen Demand.
Social Reform Founder Success Tip
Movement Biochemical Oxygen Demand or Biological Oxygen
a. Arya Samaj Dayanand Saraswati Demand is a measurement of the amount of dissolved
b. Brahmo Samaj Raja Ram Mohan Roy oxygen (DO) that is used by aerobic microorganisms
c. Veda Samaj Keshab Chandra Sen when decomposing organic matter in water.
and K. Sridharalu l Alveoli is related to respiratory system of human
d. Prathna Samaj Atmaram Pandurang
Geography and Environment
l Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international
l The boundary between Earth’s crust and mantle
century at Sher-e-Bangla Stadium.
is Moho discontinuity.
l The name of the autobiography of Sachin
l Doldrums pressure belts lies in between 5° N to
Tendulkar is ‘Playing it my way’.
5° S latitudes.
l In computer terminology, the full form of FTP is
l Right to property has been removed from funda-
File Transfer Protocol.
mental rights and converted to a simple legal right.
l National water animal of India is Gangetic Dol-
Success Tip phin.
The Indian Constitution does not recognize property l Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan pro-
right as a fundamental right. In the year 1978, the vides facility of free health check-up and required
44th amendment eliminated the right to acquire, hold treatment on 9th day of every month.
and dispose of property as a fundamental right. l Car was invented by J. B. Dunlop.
l Fundamental Duties are: l Pt. Jasraj is a renowned vocalist.
a. To safeguard public property l 64th National Film Awards 2017 has been
b. To protect and improve the natural environ- awarded to Surabhi CM.
ment l India recently notified the Third protocol to
amend Double Taxation avoidance Agreement
c. To promote harmony.
Economy Success Tip
l Revolutions and their related purpose The Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement is a tax
Revolution Purpose treaty signed between India and another country (or
a. Golden Revolution Fruits production any two/multiple countries) so that taxpayers can
b. Blue Revolution Fish production avoid paying double taxes on their income earned from
the source country as well as the residence country.
c. Yellow Revolution Oil seeds production
l MTNL comes under Navratna category. SSC CGL Tier-I Exam
l Countries and their currency
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a. Bangladesh Taka
b. Myanmar Kyat
c. Maldives Rufiyaa l The first female emperor of India is Razia Sul-
d. Bhutan Ngultrum
Physics Razia Sultan was the Muslim Sultan of Delhi from
l The SI unit of intensity of sound is decibel. 10 November 1236 – 14 October 1240. She was fa-
l An Exothermic reaction is reaction in which heat mously the only female ever to rule the Delhi Sul-
is released. tanate.