Target SSC CGL 2016- Mixed Quiz set- 30

Dear SSC Aspirants, practice General awareness questions for upcoming CGL 2016 and Railway recruitment board exam of 18000 vacancies. We will provide you various types of Quizzes for CGL 2016.

1. Soil erosion on hills slopes can be checked by?
A Afforestation
B Terrace cultivation
C Strip cropping
D Contour Ploughing

2. Who coined the word Geography?
A Ptolemy
B Eratosthenese
C Hacataus
D Herodatus

3. Which of the following is called the " ecological hotspot of India"?
A Western ghats
B Eastern Ghats
C Western Himalayas
D none of these

4.  The art and science of map making is called ?
A Remote sensing
B cartography
C photogrammetary
D Mapping

5. The age of the Earth can be determined by......?
A Geological time scale
B Radio-Metric Dating
C gravity method
D None of these

6. Smog is a combination of............?
A Air and water vapours
B Water and smoke
C Smoke and fog
D none of these

7. SDR stands for?
A Special Dollar rights
B special drawing rights
C state drawing Rights
D Specific dollar rights

8. The disease that kills more people that lung cancer as a consequence of air pollution is?
A Chronic bronchitis
B Asthma
C emphesema
D Heart attack

9.  Low cost housing is an example for?
A Mixed wants
B Social wants
C Private wants
D Merit wants

10. A plant known only in cultivation having arisen under domestication is referred as ?
A Scion
B Cuitgen
C Cultivar
D Clone