General knowledge quiz 1002

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is the first demutualized electronic exchange in the country?
A
BSE
B
NSE
C
CSE
D
ISE
Question 1 Explanation: 
The National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) was established in 1992 as the first demutualized electronic exchange in the country.
Question 2
What is the name for a person who works in a science laboratory testing in pre-and post-analytic phases and preparing samples or specimens?
A
Essential
B
Assistant or technician
C
Um
D
Sampler
Question 2 Explanation: 
Assistant or technician
Question 3
Ramakrishna mission was established by..........
A
Nehruji
B
Swami Vivekanand
C
Ganhiji
D
Swami Dayanand Saraswati
Question 3 Explanation: 
Swami Vivekanand:The mission is a philanthropic, volunteer organisation founded by Ramakrishna's chief disciple Swami Vivekananda on 1 May 1897
Question 4
What inspired a February 2017 cartoon on the front page of a weekly German news magazine of the new President of the USA holding the dripping head of the country's Statue of Liberty and a bloody knife?
A
An ad campaign for red and yellow house paint
B
A plea for repairs and maintenance for the statue
C
The President's decisions and talk before and after his inauguration, and Islamic State extremism
D
Admiration of the President
Question 4 Explanation: 
The President's decisions and talk before and after his inauguration, and Islamic State extremism
Question 5
Martin Scorsese's 2016 film "Silence" is based on a true story and a novel written by what 1966 prize-winning author?
A
Trivium
B
Shusaku Endo
C
Bridget Stutchbury
D
Thomas Harris
Question 5 Explanation: 
Shusaku Endo
Question 6
Government proposes to cover every household by..........
A
Total Sanitation by 2022
B
Total Sanitation by 2018
C
Total Sanitation by 2020
D
Total Sanitation by 2019
Question 6 Explanation: 
Total Sanitation by 2019:Under the 'Swachch Bharat Abhiyan' programme, the Modi Government proposes to cover every household by total sanitation by 2019.
Question 7
What was the name given to rocks in the Straits of Messina opposite the whirlpool of Charybdis?
A
Sargasso
B
Priscilla
C
Lorelei
D
Scylla
Question 7 Explanation: 
Scylla
Question 8
What part of an atom has no charge?
A
Positron
B
Proton
C
Electron
D
Neutron
Question 8 Explanation: 
Neutron
Question 9
The Mawlawiyah (Sufi Order) in Turkey are also known as what?
A
Gnawa Mystics
B
Men of Rumi
C
Karsilamas
D
Whirling dervishes
Question 9 Explanation: 
Whirling dervishes
Question 10
Which state is also known as the land of stunning stone sculptures?
A
Maharashtra
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Odisha
D
Karnataka
Question 10 Explanation: 
Odisha:Odisha is the land of stunning stone sculptures. Stone craftsmen here have carved awesome sculptures since time immemorial. This is seen in the glorious Kalingan architecture of our temples, superb Buddhist heritage sites and also as individual sculptures which are revered around the world.
Question 11
What is the main intelligence service of Israel?
A
Stollad
B
Mossad
C
Gathad
D
Rollad
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mossad
Question 12
The two UK TV series "The Sweeney" (1975-78) and "Inspector Morse" (1987-2000) share which actor?
A
Stratford Johns
B
Kevin Whately
C
Laurence Fox
D
John Thaw
Question 12 Explanation: 
John Thaw
Question 13
What is the nickname of the Australian national netball team?
A
Kangaroos
B
Diamonds
C
Wallabies
D
Boomers
Question 13 Explanation: 
Diamonds
Question 14
Where is Brobdingnag?
A
Central Africa, now part of Zaire
B
A fictional land from "Gulliver's Travels" by Jonathan Swift
C
Between Nepal and Tibet
D
Faroe Islands
Question 14 Explanation: 
A fictional land from "Gulliver's Travels" by Jonathan Swift
Question 15
"Parsifal" was the last opera by which composer?
A
Wagner
B
Beethoven
C
Mozart
D
Puccini
Question 15 Explanation: 
Wagner
Question 16
Who was the last head of state of the USSR, serving from 1988 until 1991, and the only Soviet leader to have been born after the October Revolution of 1917?
A
Yeltsin
B
Gorbachev
C
Brezhnev
D
Khrushchev
Question 16 Explanation: 
Gorbachev
There are 16 questions to complete.

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