Mixed Quiz for SSC CGL

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Science Quiz

Mixed Quiz for SSC CGL

1. The maximum duration for which a Presidential Ordinance can remain in force is
(a) 3 months
(b) 6 months
(c) 12 months
(d) 9 Months

2. Which exchange rate system does India follow?
(a) Fixed exchange rate system
(b) Floating exchange rate
(c) Pegged up exchange rate system
(d) Managed exchange rate system

3. Who among the following is known as the “Father of Local Self Government” in India?
(a) Lord Canning
(b) Lord Ripon
(c) Lord Curzon
(d) Lord Hardinge

4. Which of the following is a Direct Tax?
(a) Income Tax
(b) Sales Tax
(c) Excise
(d) Service Tax

5. Who among the following made the statement ‘Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.’?
(a) John F. Kennedy
(b) Winston Churchill
(c) Abraham Lincoln
(d) Theodore Roosevelt

6. The art or technique of making maps or charts is known as
(a) Geology
(b) Cartography
(c) Mapping
(d) Photogrammetry

7. A drop of water is spherical because of
(a) Surface tension
(b) High pressure
(c) Air resistance
(d) Density of water

8. The role of a fuse wire used in the electrical circuit of a house is
(a) to regulate the current
(b) that of a step up device
(c) that of a safety device
(d) that of a step down device

9. What is dry ice?
(a) Super cooled nitrogen
(b) Purified ice
(c) Solid carbon dioxide
(d) Super cooled ice

10. What is Nylon?
(a) A Polyester
(b) A Polythene
(c) A Polyamide
(d) A Polysaccharide

1 b
2 b
3 b
4 a
5 c
6 b
7 a
8 c
9 c
10 c