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General Knowledge for Railway | SSC Exams

1. In dicots the pollen-grains possess–
(A) one germ pore

(B) two germ pores
(C) three germ pores 
(D) four germ pores
Ans : (C)
2. ‘Farad’ is the unit of–
(A) Conductance 
(B) Capacitance
(C) Inductance 
(D) Resistance
Ans : (B)
3. Steel is more elastic than rubber because it–
(A) is harder than rubber
(B) requires larger deforming force
(C) is never deformed
(D) is deformed very easily
Ans : (B)
4. Communication satellites are used to–
(A) transmit communication signal only
(B) receive communication signal only
(C) receive and redirect communication signal
(D) provide information of natural resources only
Ans : (C)
5. What type of information system would be recognised by digital circuits ?
(A) Hexadecimal system
(B) Binary system
(C) Both hexadecimal and binary system
(D) Only Roman system
Ans : (B)
6. Effective Selling Skills depends on–
(A) Size of the sales teams
(B) Age of the sales teams
(C) Peer strength
(D) Knowledge level of the sales team
Ans : (C)

7. Generation of sales leads can be improved by–
(A) Being very talkative
(B) Increasing personal and professional contacts
(C) Being passive
(D) Engaging Recovery Agents
Ans : (B)
8. A Market Plan is–
(A) Performance Appraisal of marketing staff
(B) Company Prospectus
(C) Documented marketing strategies
(D) Business targets
Ans : (C)
9. Marketing channels mean–
(A) Delivery objects 
(B) Sales targets
(C) Delivery outlets 
(D) Delivery boys
Ans : (C)
10. Social Marketing means–
(A) Share market prices
(B) Marketing by the entire society
(C) Internet Marketing
(D) Marketing for a social cause
Ans : (D)
11. The Constitution of India is republican because it–
(A) provides for an elected Parliament.
(B) provides for adult franchise.
(C) contains a bill of rights.
(D) has no hereditary elements.
Ans : (D)
12. For determination of the age of which of the following is ‘carbon-dating’ method used?
(A) Fossils 
(B) Rocks
(C) Trees 
(D) A and B above
Ans : (A)
13. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to Yudh Abhyas ?
(A) It is an Indian military ‘war game’ with regard to Pakistan
(B) It is an Indian military exercise with Oman
(C) It is an Indian military exercise with Bhutan
(D) It is an Indian military exercise with the US
Ans : (D)
14. Which one of the following statements is correct with regard to the C-5M Super Galaxy?
(A) It is a large military helicopter
(B) It is a large military transport aircraft
(C) It is a galaxy of stars very close to the Sun
(D) It is a US fighter aircraft to be completed in 2014
Ans : (B)
15. Which one of the following companies received Golden Peacock Environment Management Award for the year 2011 ?
Ans : (C)
16. The digestive juice which has no enzyme is–
(A) Intestinal juice 
(B) Gastric Juice
(C) Bile 
(D) Saliva
Ans : (C)

17. An essential feature of seed germination is the presence of–
(A) Light 
(B) Temperature
(C) Minerals 
(D) Water
Ans : (D)
18. Plants that grow on stones and rocks are–
(A) Psammophytcs 
(B) Lithophytes
(C) Halophytes 
(D) Aerophytes
Ans : (B)
19. Who among the following made the Ganapari festival very popular in Maharashrra ?
(A) Mahadev Ranade 
(B) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(C) Gopal Krishna Gokhale 
(D) Annie Besant
Ans : (B)
20. The Mughal ruler who built the Buland, Darwaza was–
(A) Humayun 
(B) Bahadur Shah
(C) Akbar 
(D) Babur
Ans : (C)
21. The Indian Prime Minister who died in Tashkent was–
(A) Lal Bahadur Shastri 
(B) P. V. Narasirnha Rao
(C) Jawaharlal Nehru 
(D) Indira Gandhi
Ans : (A)

22. What was the name of the Samaj founded by Raja Rammohan Roy ?
(A) Brahmo Samaj 
(B) Satya Samaj
(C) Prarthana Samaj 
(D) Arya Samaj
Ans : (A)
23. The man who led the Mutiny in Bihar was–
(A) Ranjit Singh 
(B) Pratap Singh
(C) Amar Singh 
(D) Kunwar Singh
Ans : (D)
24. During whose reign did Hiuen Tsang visit Kanchipuram (the capital of Pallavas) ?
(A) Mahendra Varma II 
(B) Narasimha Varman I
(C) Mahendra Varma 
(D) Rajasimha
Ans : (B)

25. The Suez Canal connects the Mediterranean Sea with the–
(A) Caspian Sea 
(B) Persian Gulf
(C) Red Sea 
(D) Black Sea
Ans : (C)

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