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Staff Selection Commission, commonly known as SSC, annually conducts CHSL (Combined Higher Secondary Level) recruitment for the posts of Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant/ Sorting Assistant (PA/SA) and Data Entry Operator(DEO).
Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC CHSL Recruitment drive to recruit candidates for the posts of Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants (PA/SA), Data Entry Operator (DEO), Lower Divisional Clerk (LDC) and Court Clerk in various departments and ministries of government of India. SSC CHSL 2019 General Awareness lists some of the important question types that would enable the candidates to practice the learned material and to ensure the candidate understands the pattern of the exam and the expected questions that would appear in the actual test.

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Q1. In which of the following locations was the Global Venture Capital Summit 2018 held?
Answer: Goa
Q2. In May 2019, Prem Singh Tamang was sworn in as the Chief Minister of
Answer: Sikkim
Q3. AIX is the operating system of which company?
Answer: IBM
Q4. Which state has proposed to set up the first 'Blockchain District' in India?
Answer: Telangana
Q5. The Sunauli border is a famous transit point between India and _________.
Answer: Nepal
Q6. Which of the following art forms of Kerala is in UNESCO’s list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity?
Answer: Kutiyattam
Q7. The Walayar Dam is in which district of Kerala?
Answer: Palakkad
Q8. Veteran journalist and TV anchor Karan Thapar is the author of which of the following books?
Answer: Devil's Advocate: The Untold Story
Q9. In May 2019, Suresh Kumar was appointed as the Chief Technology Officer of
Answer: Walmart
Q10. With which of the following sports is Karun Chandhok associated
Answer: Car Racing
Q1. Ottamthullal' is a traditional dance form that is popular in the state of
Answer: Kerala
Q2. Scissor cup is associated with which sports?
Answer: Football
Q3. In the context of the banking sector of India, what is the full form of IMPS?
Answer: Immediate Payment Service
Q4. What is the height of the Statue of Unity that is located in Gujarat?
Answer: 182 m
Q5. Which is the coldest place in India?
Answer: Dras
Q6. Who was appointed as the 24th Chief of Naval Staff in May 2019?
Answer: Karambir Singh
Q7. Who among the following coined the term "battery" to describe linked capacitors?
Answer: Benjamin Franklin
Q8. Who among the following is the author of “Principles of Political Economy”?
Answer: John Stuart Mill
Q9. The enzyme, Lipase is produced by which organ of the body?
Answer: Pancreas
Q10. The Book 'Gulamgiri' was written by
Answer: Jyotirao Phule
Q1. Who was the founder of the first search engine called 'Archie'?
Answer: Alan Emtage
Q2. Who among the following was India's defense minister during the 1971 war between India and Pakistan?
Answer: Jagjivan Ram
Q3. Chhattisgarh does NOT share its boundary with
Answer: West Bengal
Q4. When was the first match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 played?
Answer: 30 May 2019
Q5. Who among the following was the first Sayyid ruler of Delhi?
Answer: Khizr Khan
Q6. Who was the captain of the Indian women's team that won silver at the 2018 Asian Games?
Answer: Payel Chowdhury
Q7. Which of the following states shares the longest boundary with China?
Answer: Arunachal Pradesh
Q8. Which of the following political parties was NOT an ally of the BJP-led NDA in 2019 Lok Sabha elections?
Answer: DMK
Q9. Who among the following is the 2019 winner of the $100,000 Nine Dots Prize?
Answer: Annie Zaidi
Q10. In June 2019, PepsiCo India proposed to invest $70 million to build a food manufacturing plant in
Answer: Uttar Pradesh
Q1. Who among the following won a silver medal in the equestrian event at the 2018 Asian Games?
Answer: Fouaad Mirza
Q2. Who is the director of the film 'PM Narendra Modi'?
Answer: Omung Kumar
Q3. On the occasion of 'World No Tobacco Day' on 31 May, which state banned e-cigarettes?
Answer: Rajasthan
Q4. The joint process of vapourisation and condensation is called.
Answer: Distillation
Q5. Which of the following metals has an ore named Galena?
Answer: Lead
Q6. The Bhupen Hazarika Setu also called Dhola–Sadiya Bridge which connects.
Answer: Assam and Arunachal Pradesh
Q7. Panchavati, a key part of the Valmiki Ramayana is located in which state of India?
Answer: Maharashtra
Q8. In the new Union cabinet of 2019, the portfolio of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises was allocated to
Answer: Nitin Jairam Gadkari
Q9. Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell), which is in the UNESCO World Heritage List, is located in
Answer: Gujarat
Q10. During the passage of the Royal Titles Act 1876, the office of the British Prime Minister was occupied by
Answer: Benjamin Disraeli
Q1. What is the full form of GSTIN in relation to GST?
Answer: Goods and Services Tax Identification Number
Q2. Paan Singh Tomar, who was a seven-time national champion, was associated with which of the following sports?
Answer: Steeplechase
Q3. In which year was Google incorporated as a private company?
Answer: 1998
Q4. Which of the following are the highest-frequency electromagnetic waves?
Answer: Gamma Rays
Q5. Which of the following states separates Nepal from Bhutan?
Answer: Sikkim
Q6. The mother of Mahatma Gandhi was:
Answer: Putlibai
Q7. Which of the following cities houses the headquarters of the Union Bank of India?
Answer: Mumbai
Q8. The [latex]{124}^{th}[/latex] Amendment Bill, 2019 deals with
Answer: Economic Reservation
Q9. Who of the following was elected as the Leader of Congress Parliamentary Party after the 2019 Lok Sabha elections?
Answer: Sonia Gandhi
Q10. Which of the following rivers is popularly known as 'Dakshin Ganga'?
Answer: Godavari
Q1. Ram Vilas Paswan is the president of which party?
Answer: Lok Janshakti Party
Q2. Famous writer and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor won the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections from which of the following constituencies of Kerala?
Answer: Thiruvananthapuram
Q3. Which of the following banks was authorized to issue Electoral Bonds?
Answer: State Bank of India
Q4. Greta Thunberg, the teenage sensation and global climate change crusader is from which of the following European countries?
Answer: Sweden
Q5. The [latex]{72}^{nd}[/latex] Annual Cannes Film Festival 2019 was held in ______.
Answer: France
Q6. Which of the following gases has an odor that is similar to the odor of rotten eggs?
Answer: Hydrogen Sulfide
Q7. In December 2016, the National Payments Corporation of India developed a mobile payment app named as___
Answer: BHIM
Q8. Name the element that must be present in a compound to classify it as an organic compound.
Answer: Carbon
Q9. In the context of international banking transactions what is the full form of SWIFT?
Answer: Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication
Q10. The city of Belagavi is located in the state of
Answer: Karnataka
Q1. Which of the following types of bank accounts does not earn any interest for the account holder?
Answer: Current Account
Q2. Who is the Vice Captain of the Indian team that is playing the World Cup 2019 in England?
Answer: Rohit Sharma
Q3. In 1872, Lord Mayo, the Viceroy of India was assassinated in ___________
Answer: Port Blair
Q4. The famous Dwarkadhish Temple of Gujarat is located on the banks of which of the following rivers?
Answer: Gomti
Q5. In computer terminology, what is the full form of RAM?
Answer: Random Access Memory
Q6. In the world of computers, what is 'Ubuntu'?
Answer: Open source Linux operating system
Q7. In which state is Sambhar, the largest inland salt water lake of India located?
Answer: Rajasthan
Q8. Former Flipkart executive Sandeep Patil was appointed as India Managing Director of which company in May 2019?
Answer: TrueCaller
Q9. Which State Government increased the financial aid given to girls under the 'Aapki Beti' scheme in May 2019?
Answer: Rajasthan
Q10. Who among the following clinched a gold medal in the women's 25m pistol event at the 2019 ISSF World Cup?
Answer: Rahi Sarnobat
Q1. Which one of the following Union Territories has been granted with partial statehoodship?
Answer: Puducherry
Q2. Herts is the SI unit of
Answer: Frequency
Q3. In Lok Sabha 2019 Elections, Congress won _______ seats out of the 13 Lok Sabha seats of Punjab.
Answer: 8
Q4. Financial Literacy Week 2019' is an initiative by which bank to promote awareness on key topics every year through a focused campaign?
Answer: Reserve Bank of India
Q5. In which state is the Mundra Power Plant located?
Answer: Gujarat
Q6. What is the name of the Young Scientist Programme inaugurated by the Chairman of ISRO in May 2019?
Answer: Yuvika-2019
Q7. In May 2019, which of the following companies announced that it would stop selling its smartphones in India?
Answer: Sony
Q8. Which of the following countries hosted the Asian Cup Football tournament in 2019?
Answer: UAE
Q9. In which year was Satya Shodhak Samaj founded by Jyotirao Phule?
Answer: 1873
Q10. Who among the following was elected to the board of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in June 2019?
Answer: Ajay Singh
Q1. The Himalayas belong to which of the following categories of mountains?
Answer: Fold Mountain
Q2. The National Institute of Nutrition is located in
Answer: Hyderabad
Q3. In the field of Information & Communication Technology, what is the full form of EEPROM?
Answer: Electrically Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
Q4. In the new 2019 Narendra Modi cabinet, which portfolio is assigned to Smriti Irani?
Answer: Ministry of Women and Child Development
Q5. 'Pivot Table' is a feature of which of the following softwares?
Answer: Microsoft Excel
Q6. Which eminent novelist and poet of the 20th century is the author of 'Pinjar'?
Answer: Amrita Pritam
Q7. The World Blood Donor Day was celebrated around the world on _____ 2019 with the theme 'Safe blood for all'
Answer: 14th June
Q8. Soorya Festival' is associated to which of the following cities?
Answer: Thiruvananthapuram
Q9. In the solar system, among the planets listed below, which planet is farthest from the Sun?
Answer: Neptune
Q10. Which popular Indian band of the 90s released their first album 'Boondein' with Mohit Chauhan as the lead?
Answer: Silk Route
Q1. The distributory of which river takes the name 'Padma' in Bangladesh?
Answer: Ganga
Q2. In which year the Indian cricket team won the ODI World Cup for men for the second time?
Answer: 2011
Q3. In the context of Cloud Computing, what is the full form of PaaS?
Answer: Platform as a Service
Q4. The quote “Bombs and pistols do not make a revolution. The sword of revolution is sharpened on the whetting-stone ofideas” belongs towhich ofthe following freedom fighters?
Answer: Bhagat Singh
Q5. In which state is Sasthamcotta Lake located?
Answer: Kerala
Q6. Dolomite is an ore of which of the following metals?
Answer: Calcium
Q7. In April 2018, the United Nations General Assembly declared 3rd June as ______________.
Answer: World Bicycle Day
Q8. Indira Sagar Dam which is a concrete gravity dam is located in which of the following states of India?
Answer: Madhya Pradesh
Q9. Which committee was appointed to give a detailed report on the Non Performing Assets of public sector banks?
Answer: Pannir Selvam Committee
Q10. Who among the following has been appointed as the Ethics Officer of the Indian cricket board in March 2019?
Answer: D.K. Jain
Q1. The Valley of Flowers National Park is located in _______.
Answer: Uttarakhand
Q2. Who is the Asian cricketer named as the first non-British president of the prestigious Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)?
Answer: Kumar Sangakkara
Q4. The world body governing of which sport has introduced a new game format called ''Triples"?
Answer: Badminton
Q4. Which of the following is NOT one of the tools of Robotics Process Automation?
Answer: PowerCenter
Q5. Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, who is a recipient of Padma Vibhushan, is associated with which of the following instruments?
Answer: Santoor
Q6. For which specific reason is Pingali Venkayya remembered even today?
Answer: He designed the Indian National Flag
Q7. The terms systolic and diastolic are used in the context of_________
Answer: Measuring blood pressure
Q8. Gahirmatha Sanctuary is the only Sanctuary for ______ in Odisha.
Answer: Turtles
Q9. In which state is the Chamera Hydro Electric Project located?
Answer: Himachal Pradesh
Q10. Project 'Mausam' which was launched in June 2014, is an initiative of _______.
Answer: Ministry of Culture
Q1. During the Gupta Period, gold coins were called by which of the following names?
Answer: Dinaras
Q2. Which river is known as the ‘handmaid’ of the Narmada?
Answer: Tapti
Q4. Which of the following companies has become India's most profitable public sector company in the fiscal year 2018-19?
Answer: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
Q4. Vembanad lake, which is the largest lakes of India is in which state?
Answer: Kerala
Q5. A database used by Microsoft Windows for storing configuration information is known as
Answer: Registry
Q6. In which year did the Convention of Wadgaon take place?
Answer: 1779
Q7. In 2019, ______ introduced a clause as per which if one is applying for a visa to that country, one needs to furnish a social media track record of the past five years
Answer: USA
Q8. In the context of IT services, what is the full form of BCP?
Answer: Business Continuity Plan
Q9. Who is the managing Director and Editor in Chief of Republic TV?
Answer: Arnab Goswami
Q10. Which of the following sports is played in a velodrome?
Answer: Cycling
Q1. Who is the author of the book 'Cricket World Cup: The Indian Challenge'?
Answer: Ashis Ray
Q2. Where is Rhodopsin, also called visual purple, located in the human body?
Answer: Eye
Q3. Para Olympic silver Medal winner Girish Gowda has been appointed as Lok Sabha Election Ambassador for the second time of which state?
Answer: Karnataka
Q4. The term mitochondria was coined by:
Answer: Carl Benda
Q5. The Lok Sabha elected after the 2019 elections is the _______ Lok Sabha.
Answer: [latex]{17}^{th}[/latex]

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