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SSC Stenographer 2018 - Computer Based Examination, conducted in online Mode, has: a duration of 2 hours (2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe), a total of 200 questions, a maximum score of 200 marks, and consists of 3 parts, namely - General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness and English Language & Comprehension. There is a Negative marking in SSC Stenographer Computer Based Examination and 0.25 marks are deducted for each wrong answer. Scores will be normalized and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit. The below sections gives the detailed information about SSC Stenographer General Awareness.

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Date of Exam Part Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Duration
1-2-2019 to 6-2-2019 I General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours (2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe)
II General Awareness 50 50
III English Language and Comprehension 100 100

The SSC Stenographer General Awareness section in the Computer Based Examination, has a total of 50 questions for 50 marks. Below mentioned are the different categories of expected questions in the Computer Based Examination of SSC Stenographer General Awareness Section.

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Q1. Where was the 10th Nuclear Energy Conclave inaugurated by Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on 25th October 2018?
    A. Kolkata B. New Delhi C. Chennai D. Mumbai
Answer: B
Q2. Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar launched the web portal of SPARC in New Delhi, on 25th October 2018. What does “A” represent in SPARC?
    A. Agriculture B. Automotive C. Advanced D. Academic
Answer: D
Q3. Name the head of group of ministers (GoM) constituted by the government to prevent and deal with sexual harassment of women in workplaces, on 25th October 2018?
    A. Maneka Gandhi B. Rajnath Singh C. Nirmala Sitharaman D. Nitin Gadkari
Answer: B
Q4. India’s Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) signed a pact with Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) worth _____ dollars, as per which, IAI will supply Barak 8 Long-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (LR-SAM) Air and Missile Defence (AMD) systems for 7 ships of Indian Navy?
    A. USD 777 million B. USD 560 million C. USD 890 million D. USD 950 million
Answer: A
Q5. Which state government signed 4 MoUs with Israeli institutions to address issues of farmers and depleting groundwater level in the state, on 24th October 2018?
    A. Karnataka B. Bihar C. Punjab D. Tamil Nadu
Answer: C
Q6. METRO INOX of which city has become India’s First Rooftop Solar Powered Cinema?
    A. Bengaluru B. Hyderabad C. Mumbai D. New Delhi
Answer: C
Q7. Which state government introduced the ‘Pashu Sanjeevni Sewa’ scheme to provide free of cost health care services to livestock in the state through mobile veterinary clinics, on 25th October 2018?
    A. Punjab B. Haryana C. Uttar Pradesh D. Madhya Pradesh
Answer: B
Q8. Which shipbuilder launched a 3,000-tonne training ship for the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) named ‘ICGS Varuna’, on 24th October 2018?
    A. Reliance Naval and Engineering (RNEL) B. Kolkata Shipbuilders Ltd C. Mazagon Dock Ltd D. RV Shipbuilders
Answer: A
Q9. Where did President Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurate the International Arya Mahasammelan 2018 on October 25, 2018?
    A. Delhi B. Mumbai C. Chennai D. Kochi
Answer: A
Q10. Where was the 2nd International Conference on Primary Health Care (PHC) towards UHC & SDGs, held on 25thand 26th October 2018?
    A. Astana, Kazakhstan B. Istanbul, Turkey C. New Delhi, India D. Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
Answer: A
Q11. Which country had the most outward migrants in 2017 according to Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s report titled Asian Economic Integration Report 2018?
    A. China B. South Korea C. India D. Mexico
Answer: C
Q12. India and which country decided to boost maritime cooperation by being part of the maritime patrol in the Malacca Straits, on 25th October 2018?
    A. Malaysia B. Singapore C. Philippines D. Indonesia
Answer: D
Q13. What is the rank of India among the world countries in terms of large insurance gap, as per a Lloyd’s of London’s report named “A world at risk- Closing the insurance gap”?
    A. 1 B. 4 C. 5 D. 2
Answer: D
Q14. What is the rank of India in terms of large solar market in the world, during the first half of 2018, according to a report titled ‘India Solar Market Leaderboard 1H 2018’ by Mercom Communications India?
    A. 2 B. 3 C. 4 D. 5
Answer: A
Q15. International Air Transport Association (IATA) has stated that, India will become the world’s _____ largest aviation market around 2024 surpassing the United Kingdom?
    A. second B. third C. fourth D. sixth
Answer: B
Q16. National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) got regulatory approval from SEBI to launch copper large futures contract with a trading unit of _____ tonne at par with international commodity markets?
    A. 25 tonne B. 50 tonne C. 65 tonne D. 90 tonne
Answer: A
Q17. European Union selected Department of European Studies (DES) of which university for the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence (CoE) Award, on 25th October 2018?
    A. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai B. Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) C. Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), Bengaluru D. National Institute of Technology (NIT), Suratkal
Answer: B
Q18. Name the professor who has been named for the “Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Teachers Award (2018)”?
    A. Amit Tiwari B. Ranjan Gogoi C. Ashis Mukherjee D. Tushar Raheja
Answer: C
Q19. Who was appointed the managing director and CEO of Paytm Payments Bank on 25th October 2018?
    A. Shekhar Das B. Salim Ali C. Satish Kumar Gupta D. Arnab Chatterjee
Answer: C
Q20. Who was appointed the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Union of Myanmar, on 24th October 2018?
    A. Vikram Misri B. Ajay Bisaria C. Saurabh Kumar D. Rajeev Menon
Answer: C
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