General knowledge quiz 1001

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is given to the Indian products that are Environment friendly
A
Eco mark
B
ISO certificate
C
ISI Standard
D
Hall Mark
Question 1 Explanation: 
Eco mark:Ecomark or Eco mark is a certification mark issued by the Bureau of Indian Standards (the national standards organization of India) to products
Question 2
The peacock is an important part of which faith?
A
Yazidism
B
Christianity
C
Shinto
D
Buddhism
Question 2 Explanation: 
Yazidism
Question 3
Traditionally, Easter buns are eaten on which day?
A
Good Friday
B
Easter Saturday
C
Easter Sunday
D
Easter Monday
Question 3 Explanation: 
Good Friday
Question 4
Leeks are most closely related to which of these?
A
Garlic
B
Parsley
C
Spinach
D
Asparagus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Garlic
Question 5
In rugby union, which position wears the number 2 jersey?
A
Hooker
B
Full back
C
Right wing
D
Half back
Question 5 Explanation: 
Hooker
Question 6
Which operation has been launched by Uttar Pradesh Police in Lucknow following a slew of rape cases, including the horrific Bulandshahr gangrape, on 5 August?
A
Operation Muskan
B
Operation Smile
C
Operation Uday
D
Operation Vishwas
Question 6 Explanation: 
The UP Police launched 'Operation Vishwas' in Lucknow following a slew of rape cases, including the horrific Bulandshahr gangrape, on 5 August.
Question 7
Mother Teresa received the Magsaysay Award in 1962 in the area of
A
Community leadership
B
public service
C
journalism and literature
D
international understanding
Question 8
The United Nations' (UN)..........is observed on October 17 each year since 199
A
International Biodiversity Day
B
World Energy Day 3.United Nations Day
C
correctchoice International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
Question 8 Explanation: 
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty:The United Nations' (UN) International Day for the Eradication of Poverty is observed on October 17 each year since 1993. It promotes people's awareness of the need to eradicate poverty and destitution worldwide, particularly in developing countries.
Question 9
Stripped of his heavyweight title in 1967 for refusing induction into the U.S. military, Muhammad Ali regained the heavyweight championship on October 30, 1974, in Kinshasa, Zaire with an eighth-round knockout of which prizefighter?
A
George Foreman
B
Joe Frazier
C
Leon Spinks
D
Sputnik
Question 10
The last episode of 13 years of what popular US TV series was broadcast in 1991?
A
Twin Peaks
B
21 Jump Street
C
Full House
D
Dallas
Question 10 Explanation: 
Dallas
Question 11
Who among the following has been chosen for the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2017 dedicated to promoting press freedom?
A
Marcus Quattrochi
B
Vladimir Kournikova
C
Antonio Bialik
D
Dawit Isaak
Question 11 Explanation: 
Dawit Isaak, an imprisoned Eritrean-Swedish journalist has been chosen for the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2017 dedicated to promoting press freedom. The award is to be presented on May 3, 2017.
Question 12
Which country gained Independence in 1945?
A
Indonesia
B
Sri Lanka
C
China
D
Chile
Question 12 Explanation: 
Indonesia:Indonesia gained independence in 1945 after Japan destroyed the Dutch administration and due to the constant international pressure on the Netherlands.
Question 13
What is a raw form of rock and roll, first popular in the United States and Canada from about 1963 to 1967, that was later referred to as protopunk, or 60s punk?
A
Garage
B
Shed
C
Billiard Room
D
Lean to
Question 13 Explanation: 
Garage
Question 14
Which of the following is correct?
A
Galathea National Park-Assam
B
Jaldapara National Park-West Bengal
C
Blue Mountain National Park-Manipur
D
Hazaribagh National Park-J & K
Question 14 Explanation: 
Jaldapara National Park-West Bengal:Jaldapara National Park (formerly Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary) is a national park situated at the foothills of the Eastern Himalayas in northern West Bengal and on the banks of the Torsa River.
Question 15
..........is a specialized agency of the United Nations dedicated to eradicating rural poverty in developing countries
A
IFAD
B
IMF
C
IADB
D
IDB
Question 15 Explanation: 
IFAD:The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is a specialized agency of the United Nations dedicated to eradicating rural poverty in developing countries. It was established as an international financial institution in 1977 Its headquarters is in Rome, Italy, and is a member of the United Nations Development Group.
Question 16
Bannerghatta National Park is situated in..........
A
Assam
B
Kerala
C
Jharkhand
D
Karnataka
Question 16 Explanation: 
Karnataka:Bannerghatta National Park, near Bangalore, Karnataka, was founded in 1970 and declared as a national park in 1974. In 2002 a portion of the park, became a biological reserve, the Bannerghatta Biological Park.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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