General knowledge quiz 1009

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What name did Pol Pot give to the ideology that he forced on the people of Democratic Kampuchea?
A
Velvet Revolution
B
Cultural Revolution
C
The Third Reich
D
Year Zero
Question 1 Explanation: 
Year Zero
Question 2
United Nations adapted a Charter of Economic Rights in the year
A
1969
B
1974
C
1956
D
1964
Question 3
In the British TV series "Til Death Do Us Part", who played Alf Garnett's wife?
A
Joan Sims
B
Dandy Nichols
C
June Whitfield
D
Jean Alexander
Question 3 Explanation: 
Dandy Nichols
Question 4
National Institute of Nutrition is located in which of the following place?
A
Bangalore
B
Kerala
C
Gandhinagar
D
Hyderabad
Question 5
''World Braille Day'' observes on which date?
A
January 3
B
January 4
C
January 2
D
January 6
Question 5 Explanation: 
World Braille Day is annually celebrated on January 4, the birthday of Braille inventor, Louis Braille. The day recognizes the contributions of Louis Braille in helping blind and visually impaired people to read and write.
Question 6
Which of these was a US scientist who won a Nobel prize in both 1954 and 1962?
A
Ernest Rutherford
B
J. Robert Oppenheimer
C
Albert Einstein
D
Linus Pauling
Question 6 Explanation: 
Linus Pauling
Question 7
The Gila Cliff Dwellings and Fort Union National Monuments are in which US State?
A
California
B
Texas
C
New Mexico
D
Omaha
Question 7 Explanation: 
New Mexico
Question 8
An arctophile is a lover of what?
A
Butterflies
B
Wine
C
Teddy bears
D
Whales
Question 8 Explanation: 
Teddy bears
Question 9
The Soil Health Card was first introduced in which state of India by PM Narendra Modi?
A
Rajasthan
B
Haryana
C
Maharshtra
D
Jharkhand
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rajasthan:Soil Health Card-A Tool For Agri Revolution. Launched by the central government in February 2015, the scheme is tailor-made to issue 'Soil card' to farmers which will carry crop-wise recommendations of nutrients and fertilizers required for the individual farms.
Question 10
Which of the following is located in Dehradun?
A
Wildlife Institute of India
B
National Institute of Hydrology
C
Indian Institute of Soil Science
D
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Question 10 Explanation: 
Wildlife Institute of India:Indian Statistical Institute is an academic institute of national importance as recognised by a 1959 act of the Indian parliament. The institute is based in Dehradun, India
Question 11
In which city was US president John F Kennedy assassinated on 22 November 1963?
A
Sydney, Australia
B
Miami, Florida
C
London, England
D
Dallas, Texas
Question 11 Explanation: 
Dallas, Texas
Question 12
What is the full form of NUUP?
A
National United USSD Platform
B
National United USSD Protocol
C
National Unified USP Platform
D
National Unified USSD Platform
Question 12 Explanation: 
NUUP-National Unified USSD Platform
Question 13
Who wrote the poem "Adonais", which was a tribute to John Keats?
A
William Wordsworth
B
John Keats
C
Lord Byron
D
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Question 13 Explanation: 
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Question 14
Which prophetess, the daughter of Priam, King of Troy, was killed following the fall of Troy by Agamemnon's wife, Clytemnestra?
A
Helen
B
Salome
C
Cassandra
D
Jocaster
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cassandra
Question 15
Where was film actor Errol Flynn born in 1909?
A
Lowell, Massachussetts, USA
B
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
C
London, England
D
Kingston, Jamaica
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Question 16
What was the name of the security organisation that operated in East Germany during the Cold War?
A
SMERSH
B
Garda
C
STASI
D
SPECTRE
Question 16 Explanation: 
STASI
There are 16 questions to complete.

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