SSC-CGL 1st July 2012 (Morning Shift) Solution GK

11. Which one of the following is called the ‘Crossroads to Pacific’?
[A]Hawaii
[B]Ellice
[C]Tonga
[D]Fiji

Fiji

12. Which of the following is an act of man that distrubs the ecological balance?
[A]Lumbering
[B]Social forestry
[C]Vanamohtasv
[D]Afforestation

Lumbering

13. Which one is not correctly matched?
[A]Glasgow – Great Britain
[B]Pittsburg – U.S.A
[C]Longcoy – Russia
[D]Rhine – Germany

Longcoy – Russia

14. How many States in India are coastal?
[A]9
[B]10
[C]7
[D]8

9

15. International boundary between India and Pakistan is demarcated by
[A]Radcliffe Line
[B]Maginot Line
[C]McMahon Line
[D]Durand Line

Radcliffe Line

16. Which one of the following is called the amphibian in plant kingdom?
[A]Bryophyta
[B]Pteridophyta
[C]Algae
[D]Fungi

Bryophyta
Because they complete their life cycle both in water and on land.

17. Find the odd one out.
[A]Tapeworm
[B]Ringworm
[C]Hookworm
[D]Guinea worm

Ringworm
Ringworm is common disease, especially among children. It is caused by a fungus, not a worm like the name suggests. It is a common and highly infectious skin infection that causes a ring-like red rash on the skin.

18. National Institute of Nutrition is a research institute located in the State of
[A]Madhya Pradesh
[B]Uttar Pradesh
[C]Andhra Pradesh
[D]Himachal Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh

19. Which one of the following events are chronologically correct?
[A]Quit India Movement – Civil Disobedience Movement – The Cabinet Mission Plan
[B]Civil Disobedience Movement – The Cabinet Mission Plan – Quit India Movement
[C]Civil Disobedience Movement – Quit India Movement – The Cabinet Mission Plan
[D]The Cabinet Mission Plan – Civil Disobedience Movement – Quit India Movement

Civil Disobedience Movement – Quit India Movement – The Cabinet Mission Plan

20. Who founded the Vikramasila University?
[A]Dharmapala
[B]Mahipala
[C]Dhruva
[D]Devapala

Dharmapala

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