General knowledge quiz 1000

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
On 24 October 1971, with a distance of 2, 028 yards (1, 854 m), Harry Drake broke the world record for the longest what?
A
Shot put
B
Javelin throw
C
Shot with a longbow
D
Throw of a gumboot
Question 1 Explanation: 
Shot with a longbow
Question 2
Which of these is a character in "The Matrix" series of films?
A
Thomas A. Anderson
B
Ethan Hunt
C
Dr. Emmett Brown
D
Warrant Officer Ripley
Question 2 Explanation: 
Thomas A. Anderson
Question 3
Which Prime Minister introduced the tax reform in India?
A
Manmohan Singh
B
Narendra Modi
C
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
D
Inder Kumar Gujral
Question 3 Explanation: 
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Question 4
'HOW TO BE A BAWSE:A Guide to Surviving Conquering Life' is authored by..........
A
Gil Adamson
B
Lilly Singh
C
Martha Baillie
D
Lee Henderson
Question 4 Explanation: 
Lilly Singh:YouTuber Lilly Singh will write her debut book, titled 'HOW TO BE A BAWSE:A Guide to Surviving Conquering Life'.
Question 5
Harold I of England was nicknamed "Harold.........." what?
A
Crowfoot
B
Oxfoot
C
Harefoot
D
Dogfoot
Question 5 Explanation: 
Harefoot
Question 6
Which satellite is launched by China for mobile telecommunication?
A
Banxing-2
B
Shijian-16
C
Tiantong-02
D
Tiantong-01
Question 6 Explanation: 
Tiantong-01:China has successfully launched the first satellite dubbed as The Tiantong-01 for mobile telecommunication. It was launched on-board of the Long March-3B carrier rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.
Question 7
Mormugao port is located in which of the following states in India..........
A
Gujarat
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Maharastra
D
Goa
Question 7 Explanation: 
-The Mormugao port has contributed immensely to growth of maritime trade in India. It is the leading iron ore exporting port of India with an annual throughput of around 27.33 million tonnes of iron ore traffic. It was located in Goa
Question 8
What was tuberculosis previously known as?
A
Ague
B
Leprosy
C
Consumption
D
Smallpox
Question 8 Explanation: 
Consumption
Question 9
The main credit of the concept of Non-aligned Movement goes to
A
Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, India
B
Marshal Tito-President of Yugoslavia
C
Dr. Sukarno-President of Indonesia
D
G.A. Nassir-President of Egypt
Question 10
In which country were democratic elections held in May 1989, and though Guillermo Endara was elected president, the results were annulled by the existing government?
A
Fiji
B
Guatemala
C
Panama
D
Ecuador
Question 10 Explanation: 
Panama
Question 11
Which of these, normally encountered as a gas with a characteristic pungent odour, contributes significantly to the nutritional needs of terrestrial organisms by serving as a precursor to foodstuffs and fertilisers?
A
Chlorine
B
Nitrous oxide
C
Sulphur
D
Ammonia
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ammonia
Question 12
Who recorded the duet "Especially For You" in 1988?
A
Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan
B
Rod Stewart and Tina Turner
C
Mick Jagger and David Bowie
D
Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers
Question 12 Explanation: 
Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan
Question 13
Table Mountain in South Africa overlooks which city?
A
Johannesburg
B
Cape Town
C
Port Elizabeth
D
Kimberley
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cape Town
Question 14
The advanced weather satellite Himawari-9 was launched by which country?
A
India
B
Russia
C
China
D
Japan
Question 14 Explanation: 
Japan:The first one, Himawari-8, was launched in October 2014. Himawari-9 is Japan's ninth geostationary weather observatory since the first satellite in the Himawari, or sunflower, series launched in 1977.
Question 15
Costliest coast is nickname of..........
A
Thailand
B
Egypt
C
Brazil
D
Coast Rica
Question 15 Explanation: 
Coast Rica:Costa Rica is also known as Costliest coast.It is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific.
Question 16
RBI does not transact the business of which state government?
A
Gujarat
B
Assam
C
J & K
D
Haryana
Question 16 Explanation: 
J & K:Reserve Bank of India (RBI) does not transact the Business of Jammu and Kashmir and Sikkim also
There are 16 questions to complete.

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