General knowledge quiz 1025

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What characteristic do bezoars, coprolites and gorochana have in common?
A
They are aggregated material which is or has been in the alimentary system
B
They are semi-precious stones
C
They are breeds of goat
D
They are curtain-making materials
Question 1 Explanation: 
They are aggregated material which is or has been in the alimentary system
Question 2
Which of these is a British medal instituted in 1918 awarded to officers and warrant officers of the Royal Air Force?
A
DSM
B
DFM
C
DSO
D
DFC
Question 2 Explanation: 
DFC
Question 3
Herring pond is nickname of which of the following?
A
Atlantic Ocean
B
Indian Ocean
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Arctic ocean
Question 3 Explanation: 
Atlantic Ocean:Atlantic Ocean i known as Herring bond because there is a lot more Herring fish in it than any other kind.
Question 4
The TV series "Sex and the City" was set where?
A
Cincinnatti
B
New York
C
Boston
D
Dallas
Question 4 Explanation: 
New York
Question 5
What is the term used to describe the collection of flowers in species that have more than one flower on an axis (sometimes called "composite flowers"?
A
Effervescence
B
Inflorescence
C
Flourescence
D
Floracity
Question 5 Explanation: 
Inflorescence
Question 6
Which French scientist invented the first satisfactory revolving light for use in lighthouses, and has a type of theatre light named after him?
A
Rene Descartes
B
Jean Foucalt
C
Augustin-Jean Fresnel
D
Girard Desargues
Question 6 Explanation: 
Augustin-Jean Fresnel
Question 7
Norovirus and sapovirus which affect the gastric system, and FCD which affects the respiratory system of cats, are members of a family of viruses another of which is deadly to what?
A
Rabbits
B
Dogs
C
Horses
D
Mice
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rabbits
Question 8
What is the reference in the title of the film "Mr. Pip" (2012)?
A
The Orange County Fair, New York
B
Waves at the North Shore's Pipeline in Hawai'i
C
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
D
Apple bobbing
Question 8 Explanation: 
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Question 9
At which Winter Olympic Games were the mascots called Neve (which was a female snowball), and Gliz (which was a male ice cube)?
A
2006, Turin, Italy
B
1998, Nagano, Japan
C
1980, Lake Placid, New York, USA
D
1992, Albertville, France
Question 9 Explanation: 
2006, Turin, Italy
Question 10
The region that has a typical dispersed rural settlement pattern is the
A
Kerala coastal plain
B
western Ganga plain
C
eastern Rajasthan
D
Telengana plateau
Question 11
When archery was included for the first time at the Summer Olympics, in 1900, how many nations competed?
A
6
B
22
C
14
D
3
Question 11 Explanation: 
3
Question 12
In Greek legend, which of these was Queen of the Amazons?
A
Bellerophon
B
Hippolyte
C
Iobates
D
Heracles
Question 12 Explanation: 
Hippolyte
Question 13
Which item of clothing was named after an American women's rights and temperance advocate?
A
Brassiere
B
Corset
C
Jodhpur
D
Bloomers
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bloomers
Question 14
New 50 Rs note has a motif of..........
A
Hampi with Chariot
B
Sanchi Stupa
C
Konark Sun Temple
D
Mangalyaan
Question 15
What toy was invented by Joshua Lionel Cowen around 1900?
A
Raggedy Ann doll
B
Yo-yo
C
Electric train
D
Tinkertoys
Question 15 Explanation: 
His middle name, Lionel, is the source of the Lionel Train brand name.
Question 16
Calcium Sulphate is also known as..........
A
Quick lime
B
Rock Salt
C
Plaster of Paris
D
Lunar Caustic
Question 16 Explanation: 
Plaster of Paris:Calcium sulfate (or calcium sulphate) is the inorganic compound with the formula CaSO4 and related hydrates. In the form of Y-anhydrite (the anhydrous form), it is used as a desiccant. One particular hydrate is better known as plaster of Paris
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *