General knowledge quiz 1063

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary is located in which state of India?
A
Goa
B
Kerala
C
Bihar
D
Arunachal Pradesh
Question 1 Explanation: 
Goa:Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park is a 240 square kilometres protected area located in the Western Ghats of South India, in Sanguem taluk, Goa.
Question 2
NBFC's can accept public Deposits for maximum period of..........
A
30 months
B
60 months
C
40 months
D
50 months
Question 3
Pi, a mathematical constant whose value is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter, is the same value as what other ratio?
A
GDP to GNP in a balanced economy
B
The hypotenuse to the sum of the other sides
C
The sum of the sides of a dodecahedron to one side
D
A circle's area to the square of its radius
Question 3 Explanation: 
A circle's area to the square of its radius
Question 4
Who wrote "The Naked Ape" and "The Human Zoo"?
A
Stephen Hawking
B
Desmond Morris
C
David Attenborough
D
P J O'Rourke
Question 4 Explanation: 
Desmond Morris
Question 5
Which of these films was set in in World War II?
A
I Was Monty's Double
B
The Quiet American
C
The Ugly American
D
Coming Home
Question 5 Explanation: 
I Was Monty's Double
Question 6
Which of these is an executive toy consisting of 5 suspended spheres, so that when one is lifted and released, it swings down to push the last one upward?
A
Fleming's Cradle
B
Hawking's Cradle
C
Pasteur's Cradle
D
Newton's Cradle
Question 6 Explanation: 
Newton's Cradle
Question 7
What word means the type of movement by normally walking on the soles of the feet?
A
Digitigrade
B
Facultative
C
Plantigrade
D
Ungulate
Question 7 Explanation: 
Plantigrade
Question 8
Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton was the first US-born citizen of the USA to what?
A
Be made a saint by the Roman Catholic Church
B
Be a First Lady
C
Orbit the earth in a Russian spacecraft
D
Win an Olympic gold medal
Question 8 Explanation: 
Be made a saint by the Roman Catholic Church
Question 9
Which of the bird sanctuary is present in Assam?
A
Bonal Bird Sanctuary
B
Deepor beel bird sanctuary
C
Gudavi Bird Sanctuary
D
Kaggaladu Bird Sanctuary
Question 9 Explanation: 
Deepor beel bird sanctuary
Question 10
The satirical 2014 UK TV series "W1A" is a follow-up to which other series?
A
Twenty Twelve
B
Last Tango in Halifax
C
Downton Abbey
D
Luther
Question 10 Explanation: 
Twenty Twelve
Question 11
Which NFL player sparked the protest in the USA known eventually as taking the knee?
A
Colin Kaepernick
B
Gyree Durante
C
Tom Brady
D
John Carlos
Question 11 Explanation: 
Colin Kaepernick
Question 12
The book titled ''The Other Side of Silence:Voices from the Partition of India''? has authored by whom?
A
Vikrama Hatwara
B
R.K.Narayan
C
Urvashi Butalia
D
Vikram Seth
Question 12 Explanation: 
Urvashi Butalia:'The Other Side of Silence Voices From the Partition of India' by URVASHI BUTALIA.She details the demographic and ethnic developments that affected partition and recounts the traumas that women in particular experienced, including her own family.
Question 13
A guava is a type of what?
A
Fruit
B
Cycle race
C
Hat
D
Musical instrument
Question 13 Explanation: 
Fruit
Question 14
In 2005, a rift of 500 metres (1, 640 ft) long, and 60 metres (197 ft) deep was formed in just a few days when a volcano, situated in the north of what region, erupted?
A
Skogar, Iceland
B
Afar Triangle, Ethiopia
C
Akan National Park, Hokkaido, Japan
D
Raoul Island, New Zealand
Question 14 Explanation: 
Afar Triangle, Ethiopia
Question 15
The hydrological cycle is a conceptual model that describes
A
the storage of water between biosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere and lithosphere
B
the movement of water between biosphere, atmosphere, lithosphere and hydrosphere
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
Question 16
What characterises "Los Angeles smog"?
A
Hydrocarbons and smoke
B
Water and hydrocarbons
C
Water, hydrocarbons and soot particles
D
Nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons and ozone
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons and ozone
There are 16 questions to complete.

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