General knowledge quiz 105

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What name was given to the eldest sons of the Kings of France from the 14th century?
A
Princes of Wales
B
Dauphins
C
Fils
D
Les Manches
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dauphins
Question 2
Where is the world's largest cave system with 345 km of mapped passageways?
A
Kentucky, USA
B
Waitomo, New Zealand
C
Sodermanland, Sweden
D
Sarawak, Malaysia
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kentucky, USA
Question 3
What is the lining membrane of the cavity of the eyeball connected to the optic nerve which forms the receptor surface for light rays?
A
Rigoletto
B
Retina
C
Retsina
D
Red eye
Question 3 Explanation: 
Retina
Question 4
The "Don't Make a Wave Committee" founded in the early 1970s by Jim & Marie Bohlen, Irving & Dorothy Stowe, Paul Cote and Robert & Bobbi Hunter grew into what organisation?
A
Oxfam
B
Amnesty International
C
Mensa
D
Greenpeace
Question 4 Explanation: 
Greenpeace
Question 5
Aberdeen is known as what?
A
The City of Love
B
The City of Churches
C
The Granite City
D
The Paper Tiger
Question 5 Explanation: 
The Granite City
Question 6
Which of these snakes is native to South America?
A
Python
B
Anaconda
C
Sunbeam
D
Elapids
Question 6 Explanation: 
Anaconda
Question 7
..........is custodian of Indian Constitution
A
President
B
Prime Minister
C
Supreme Court Judges
D
Chief Justice of India
Question 7 Explanation: 
Chief Justice of India:The Chief Justice of India is the custodian of the Constitution of India and the higher judiciary has played a crucial role in supporting the separation of powers, an important feature of our democracy.
Question 8
First automatic coastal warning for disasters activated in..........
A
Maharashtra
B
Odisha
C
Rajasthan
D
West Bengal
Question 8 Explanation: 
Odisha
Question 9
What is a navigation instrument used until the 18th century to measure the angles between heavenly bodies, or between them and the horizon?
A
Theodolite
B
Sextant
C
Quadrant
D
Astrolabe
Question 9 Explanation: 
Astrolabe
Question 10
What is the capital of Mongolia?
A
Male
B
Ulaanbaatar
C
Naypyidaw
D
Stepanakert
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ulaanbaatar; Currency-Togrog (MNT) & Official language-Mongolian
Question 11
What is the name for a device that measures the rate of rotation of a revolving shaft?
A
Altimeter
B
Pedometer
C
Tachometer
D
E C Meter
Question 11 Explanation: 
Tachometer
Question 12
FFC stands for
A
Foreign Finance Corporation
B
Film Finance Corporation
C
Federation of Football Council
D
None of the above
Question 13
..........is used by monetary authorities to control inflation.
A
Repo Rate
B
Reverse Repo Rate
C
Base Rate
D
MCLR
Question 14
What law is "the volume of a given mass of gas at a given temperature is inversely proportional to its pressure"?
A
The Boiling Principle
B
Boyle's law
C
The Temperature / Pressure Scenario
D
Gaseous Theory
Question 14 Explanation: 
Boyle's law
Question 15
Which country is still ruled by Military Junta?
A
Thailand
B
Yemen
C
Nepal
D
Syria
Question 15 Explanation: 
Thailand:A military junta has ruled Thailand since May 2014, when the country witnessed its twelfth successful military coup
Question 16
Which of these is a breed of horse?
A
Dark horse
B
Part horse
C
Quarter horse
D
One horse
Question 16 Explanation: 
Quarter horse
There are 16 questions to complete.

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