Top-20 SSC CPO Inventions and Discoveries Questions PDF

Top-20 SSC CPO Inventions and Discoveries Questions PDF
Top-20 SSC CPO Inventions and Discoveries Questions PDF

Top-20 SSC CPO Inventions and Discoveries Questions PDF

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Question 1: Who discovered the camera?

a) Johann Zahn

b) George Eastman

c) Thomas Alva Edison

d) Charles Babbage

Question 2: C.Funk’s name has been associated with the research of which of the following?

a) Vitamins

b) Proteins

c) Minerals

d) Carbohydrates

Question 3: Penicillin was discovered by

a) Fleming

b) Edward Jenner

c) Z. Jansen

d) G. Daimler

Question 4: Antigen was discovered in ………. by ……….

a) 1902, Bellis and Sterling

b) 1939, Paul Mueller

c) 1901, Landsteiner

d) 1953, Henry Swan

Question 5: Who invented the microchip?

a) Robert Noyce and Jack Kilby

b) Larry Page and Sergey Brin

c) Sabeer Bhatia

d) Gordon Moore & Robert Noyce

Question 6: In 1679, Denis Papin, a French physicist, who assisted Robert Boyle, used the latter’s scientific discoveries and invented what is today one of the most commonly found kitchen equipment. His invention earned him a member of the Royal Society of England. What was the invention?

a) Knife

b) Fork

c) Pressure Cooker

d) Stove

Question 7: This personality is the father of radio science and has pioneered Bengali science fiction in the country. He invented the crescograph, a device that measures growth in plants. Identify him.

a) Homi Bhabha

b) Jagadish Chandra Bose

c) CV Raman

d) Govind Khurana

Question 8: Who invented the Safety razor?

a) Gillette

b) Steve Cher

c) Steve Job

d) Lar strauss

Question 9: Mercury thermometer was invented by:

a) Galileo

b) Fahrenheit

c) Newton

d) Priestley

Question 10: Who among the following created the Electronic Discrete Variable Automatic Computer (EDVAC) with a memory to hold both, a stored program as well as data?

a) John von Neumann

b) Bletchley Park

c) Arthur Samuel

d) Thomas H Flowers


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Question 11: Television was invented by

a) R.A Millikan

b) Louis Braille

c) J.L Baird

d) Lawrence

Question 12: “An average level of Intelligence Quotient (IQ) and high level of Emotional Intelligence is a formula for personal success”. Who proposed this?

a) William Bell

b) Thurston

c) Peter James

d) Daniel Goleman

Question 13: Who is the inventor of Dynamite?

a) Alfred Nobel

b) Marie Currie

c) Robert Oppenheimer

d) Otto Hahn

Question 14: The invention of crescograph is associated to which of the following scientists of India?

a) Meghnad Saha

b) Jagdish Chandra Bose

c) Homi J Bhabha

d) Satyendranath Bose


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Question 15: Which of the following activities by Benjamin Franklin led him to gain a better understanding of lightning and eventually to the invention of the lightning rod?

a) Practising on a piano

b) Swimming in a river

c) Flying a kite

d) Riding a horse

Question 16: Who discovered the electron?

a) J.J. Thomson

b) James Chadwick

c) E. Rutherford

d) E. Goldstein

Question 17: Who discovered that mosquitoes spread malaria?

a) Sir Ronald Ross

b) Homi Bhabha

c) Sir Issac Newton

d) Michael S Brown

Question 18: Which scientist formulated ‘the theory of Evolution’?

a) Alexander Fleming

b) Charles Darwin

c) Aristotle

d) Issac Newton

Question 19: Who discovered the fact that sunlight consists of seven colours?

a) Faraday

b) Newton

c) Oersted

d) Snell

Question 20: Who among the following discovered the presence of neutrons in the nucleus of an atom?

a) J. Chadwick

b) E. Goldstein

c) J.J. Thomson

d) E. Rutherford

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1) Answer (A)

The camera was discovered by Johann Zahn.

2) Answer (A)

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4) Answer (C)

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14) Answer (B)

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