SSC CGL GENERAL AWARENESS Pointers
l The later (second) formed primary system elements
SSC CGL Tier-I Exam are called metaxylem.
Held on: 17.08.2017 3rd Shift l Animal belonging to Phylum Chordate is:
a. Notochord present
Medieval History b. Pharynx perforated by gill slits.
c. A post-anal part (tail) is present
l The Red fort in Delhi was the residence of em-
l There are two (2) vocal cords in the human voice
perors of Mughal in the 16th century.
The Red fort at Delhi was built by Shah Jahan on
the banks of river Yamuna from 12 May, 1639 – 6 l The host nation of 2014 FIFA World Cup was
April, 1648. Brazil.
l Jama Masjid of Delhi was built by Shah Jahan. Miscellaneous
Modern History l Bal Swachtta Mission scheme was launched by
the Central Government to create awareness
l During their rule the British persuaded or forced
about the cleanliness of the children.
cultivators in Punjab to grow wheat.
Geography and Environment This scheme was launched on 125th birth anniver-
l India has a land boundary of about 15200 km. sary of first Prime Minister of India (i.e. 14th Novem-
l The Patkal hills belong to Purvanchal mountain ber, 2014), Jawaharlal Nehru.
ranges. l The colour photography was discovered by James
l Any undesirable change in physical, chemical or Clerk Maxwell.
biological characteristics of air, land, water or l Authors and their Novels
soil is called pollution. Novel Writer
l Satluj Rivers flows from India to Pakistan.
a. Half of a Yellow Sun Chimamanda Ngozi
l Constituent Assembly of India was founded in b. Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides
the year 1946. c. Missile Gap Charles Stross
l Right to Constitutional Remedies in the Indian l Linkedin was acquired by Microsoft for $26.2 Bil-
Constitution allows citizens to move the court if lion.
they believe that any of their fundamental Rights
have been violated by the State. SSC CGL Tier-I Exam
Economy Held on: 18.08.2017 1st Shift
l In a market system, the central problems regard-
ing how much and what to produce are solved Medieval History
through the coordination of economic activities l The Mongols under Genghis Khan invaded
brought about by price signals. Transoxiana in north-east Iran in 2018.
l Law of variable proportions says that the mar- l Indian Mughal paintings originated during the
ginal product of a factor input initially rises with
rule of Humayun.
its employment level. But after reaching a cer-
tain level of employment, it starts falling. Modern History
Physics l During their rule the British persuaded or forced
l In science, a push or pull of an object is called cultivators in Bengal to grow jute.
force. Geography and Environment
l The attribute cellspacing specifies (in pixels) the
distance between two adjacent cells. l In the biosphere living beings are inter-related
and independent on each other for survival. The
Chemistry life supporting system is known as the Ecosys-
l The name of the acid in an ant’s sting is formic tem.
acid. l The part of the Himalayas between Tista and
l Sodium hydroxide base is present in soap. Dihang rivers is known as Assam Himalayas.
Biology l Presence of large amounts of nutrients in waters
also causes excessive growth of planktonic al-
l RBCs are formed in the red bone marrow in the gae.