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Important GK Questions and Answers for SSC Exam
Question: Where is Indira Gandhi Center for Atomic Research located?
Ans: Tamil Nadu
Question: Who was the first Indian to receive Nobel Prize?
Ans: Nath Tagore
Question: Who is the author of Mahabharata?
Question: In which year Bengal was reunited?
Question: Who is the Femina Miss India winner of 2015?
Ans: Aditi Arya
Question: What is the maximum gap between two sessions of a Parliament?
Ans: 6 months
Question: On which river is Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSD) built?
Ans: Naramada River
Question: Where is the headquaters of UNESCO located?
Ans: Paris, France
Question: World’s largest desert-
Ans: Sahara Desert
Question: Who is Miss World 2014?
Ans: Rolene Strauss
Question: Who written the book “India of my dreams”?
Ans: Mahatma Gandhi
Question: What is the Full form of SEBI?
Ans: Securities and Exchange Board of India
Question: Which state has the largest coastline in India?
Question: 2014 Miss World Rollen Strauss hails from which country?
Ans: South Africa
Question: Who is known as Father of Indian Constitution?
Ans: B.R Ambedkar
Question: Which city is known as ‘Pink City’?
Question: Which element is the highest conductor of electricity?
Question: Which monument is called the ‘National Monument of India’?
Ans: India Gate
Question: Who is called Father of Economics?
Ans: Adam Smith
Question: What is the Manchester of south India called?
Question: Which animal breathes through the skin?
Question: In which game is the word “roll-in” used?
Question: Which event is the oldest football event in india?
Ans: Durand Cup
Question: Which Governor General was associated with Doctrine of Lapse?
Ans: Lord Dalhousie
Question: Who founded the “Swarajya Dal”?
Ans: Chittaranjan Das
Question: Arya Samaj was funded by-
Ans: Swami Vivekanand
Question: Which Indian person was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace in the year 2014
Ans: Kailash Satyarthi
Question: What are IC chips in computers usually made of?
Question: Which is the warm ocean current?
Ans: Gulf Stream
Question: Who invented the contact lens?
Ans: Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick
Question: Which gland is responsible for the secretion of Insulin?
Question: In which state is Asia’s first underground hydroelectric project located?
Ans: Himachal Pradesh
Question: First general elections were held in which year?
Question: In which state is the Bandhavgarh National Park?
Ans: Madhya Pradesh
Question: Who appoints the chairman of UPSC?
Question: Which was invented by Isaac Newton?
Ans: Reflecting telescope
Question: Who was the first chairman of Planning Commission?
Ans: Jawahar Lal Nehru
Question: Which is the national fruit of Bangladesh?
Question: Which is a land locked sea?
Ans: Aral Sea
Question: Which is NOT a function of kidney ?
Ans: Production of antibodies
Question: Largest fresh water lake of the world is-
Ans: Lake Superior
Question: Which State of India has the largest reserves of monazite, with a high thorium content ?
Question: Which is the largest river basin in India?
Ans: Ganga Basin
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Question: Which U.S. President has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize-2002?
Ans: Jimmy Carter
Question: Colour of the Urine is yellow because of-
Question: Who is the author of the book “Life of Pi” ?
Ans: Yann Martel
Question: Which soil is best suited for cotton?
Question: Which State in India, has given the highest number of Deputy Prime Ministers ?
Question: Which article is related to the special status of Jammu and Kashmir?
Ans: Article 270
Question: Who gave the slogan “Inquilab Zindabad”?
Ans: Bhagat Singh
Question: By whom is the speaker of Lok Sabha elected?
Ans: All the members of Lok Sabha
Question: In which year was the World Bank established?
Question: Which disease is caused by the bite of a mad dog?
Question: Which word was added to the Preamble by the 42nd Constitution Amendment, 1976
Question: Which city is the Silicon valley of India?
Question: In which city was India’s first steel project esatablished?
Question: Baking soda is also is known as-
Ans: Sodium Bicarbonate
Question: In which Indian state is the Srirangapatnam Fort located?
Question: The ph of lemon juice is expected to be-
Ans: less than 7
Question: Water in plants is transported by
Question: Who was the Captain of the West Indies team that was defeated by the Indian Cricket team in 1983 to win the Prudential World Cup
Ans: Clive Lloyd
Question: The Nalanda University was founded by-
Ans: Kumara Gupta
Question: Nagarjuna Sagar Dam was established in which year?
Question: Who was the first Woman President of Congress?
Ans: Annie Besant
Question: Which Indian State government has bought the Ambedkar House located in London?
Question: Which country is the leading producer of Uranium?
Question: Where is Koyna Dam located?
Question: Gobar gas contains mainly-
Question: The Indian Wild Ass (GhorKhur) is found in
Ans: The Rann of Kuchh
Question: Who was the first woman to scale the Mount Everest?
Ans: Bachhendri Pal
Question: What is Article 356 of the Indian Constitution?
Ans: Implementing the President’s rule in the state
Question: Which day is celebrated as Worls Environment Day?
Ans: 5th June
Question: How many months of a year, according to the Gregorian calendar, have been named after Roman emperors ?
Ans: Two Months
Question: Who has been called Napoleon of India?
Question: Gamma rays can cause
Ans: Gene Mutation
Question: Which gland is both exocrine and endocrine?
Question: Which metal is used for generation of Nuclear Power?
Question: What is the ratio of RBC to WBC–
Question: Bleaching powder is used in drinking water as a/an-
Question: Which state has smallest land area?
Question: Who pioneered Khilafat Movement?
Ans: Ali Brothers
Question: Which river originates at Amarkantak?
Question: Which planet is known as the Earth’s twin?
Question: The Finance Commission is constituted under article…… of the constitution of India.
Ans: Article 280
Question: In which state was the Panchayati Raj first introduced?
Question: Which state has the largest waste land area?
Ans: Jammu Kashmir
Question: In which year Delhi became the capital of India?
Question: Maximum strength of Rajya Sabha-
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