General knowledge quiz 1041

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
For the creation and augmentation of Telecom infrastructure how many crore fund is allocated for the year 2018-19?
A
7000 crore
B
8000 crore
C
9000 crore
D
10000 crore
Question 1 Explanation: 
Task of connecting one lakh gram panchayat through high speed optical fiber network has been completed under phase I of the Bharatnet project. This has enabled broadband access to over 20 crore rural Indians in about two lakh fifty thousand villages. The Government also proposes to setup five lakh wi-fi hotspots which will provide broadband access to five crore rural citizens. The sum of '10000 crore is provided in 2018-19 for creation and augmentation of Telecom infrastructure.
Question 2
Which is the least Densely Populated States of India?
A
Assam
B
Manipur
C
Arunachal Pradesh
D
Mizoram
Question 2 Explanation: 
Arunchal Pradesh tops the list followed by Mizoram & Jammu & Kashmir.
Question 3
Which 20th century French writer and philosopher wrote the plays "Huis Clos", "Les Mouches" and "Les Mains Sales" and the novels "La Nausee" and "Chemins de la Liberte"?
A
Moliere
B
Jean Paul Sartre
C
Guy de Maupassant
D
Victor Hugo
Question 3 Explanation: 
Jean Paul Sartre
Question 4
One of Hannibal's most famous achievements was at the outbreak of the Second Punic War, when he marched an army, which included war elephants, from Iberia over the Pyrenees and the Alps into northern Italy with the intention of attacking Rome. What city was he from?
A
Moscow
B
Edinburgh
C
New York
D
Carthage
Question 4 Explanation: 
Carthage
Question 5
Federal Parliament is related to..........
A
Brazil
B
Lithuania
C
Australia
D
Cuba
Question 5 Explanation: 
Australia:The Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, commonly referred to as theAustralian Parliament, the Commonwealth Parliament or the Federal Parliament.
Question 6
The language known as Putonghua, Guoyu, Gwok Yu and Huayu, is spoken in Taiwan, Malaysia and Singapore and where else that it is the official language?
A
People's Republic of China
B
New Zealand
C
Indonesia
D
Cambodia
Question 6 Explanation: 
People's Republic of China
Question 7
Which British monarch granted the first royal charter to what was eventually known as The East India Company?
A
Charles II
B
Victoria
C
Elizabeth I
D
Anne
Question 7 Explanation: 
Elizabeth I
Question 8
Chester Gould created which comic character, which first appeared in 1931?
A
Jane
B
Betty Boop
C
Dick Tracy
D
Batman
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dick Tracy
Question 9
In Kazakhstan what does The Polygon signify, inherited from the time when the republic was a member of the United Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)?
A
Its seat of government
B
An 18, 000 sq.km. nuclear testing site
C
Its central museum
D
The space round a now removed statue commemorating the forming of the USSR
Question 9 Explanation: 
An 18, 000 sq.km. nuclear testing site
Question 10
When was first telegraph line started in India?
A
1848
B
1851
C
1887
D
1845
Question 10 Explanation: 
In 1850, the first experimental electric telegraph line was started between Calcutta and Diamond Harbour. In 1851, it was opened for the use of the British East India Company.
Question 11
Which member of the British royal family once worked for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Theatre Company?
A
Prince Philip
B
Prince Andrew
C
Princess Anne
D
Prince Edward
Question 11 Explanation: 
Prince Edward
Question 12
Hastinapur Wildlife Sanctuary located in which state?
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Mizoram
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 13
Yang Yap Pass located in which state..........
A
Arunachal Pradesh
B
Assam
C
J & K
D
Punjab
Question 13 Explanation: 
Arunachal Pradesh:Yang Yap Pass located in Arunachal Pradesh-Entry of Brahmputra
Question 14
Who was Lawrence Edward Grace Oates, who died on 17 March 1912?
A
Lawrence of Arabia
B
A member of Scott's party which reached the South Pole
C
The captain of the "Titanic"
D
A VC-winning Captain at Rorke's Drift during the Zulu Wars
Question 14 Explanation: 
A member of Scott's party which reached the South Pole
Question 15
The 1983 film "Staying Alive" was the sequel to what film?
A
Face/Off
B
Saturday Night Fever
C
Pulp Fiction
D
My Left Foot
Question 15 Explanation: 
Saturday Night Fever
Question 16
What nationality is supermodel Elle MacPherson?
A
Australian
B
Canadian
C
Jamaican
D
Indian
Question 16 Explanation: 
Australian
There are 16 questions to complete.

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