General knowledge quiz 1070

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Due to terrestrial heating and..........of light the mirage forms in desert
A
Refraction
B
Absorbtion
C
Scattering
D
Reflection
Question 1 Explanation: 
Refraction:Mirage formation:This phenomenon on the basis of heating of air and refraction of light
Question 2
South Africa joined the Commonwealth as 51st member in
A
May 1993
B
May 1994
C
May 1995
D
May 1996
Question 3
Who, with husband Chris Martin, called their child Moses when he was born in 2006?
A
Madonna
B
Kylie Minogue
C
Kate Winslet
D
Gwyneth Paltrow
Question 3 Explanation: 
Gwyneth Paltrow
Question 4
During sleep a man's blood pressure is..........
A
Fluctuate
B
Increases
C
Decreases
D
Constant
Question 4 Explanation: 
Fluctuate:An individual's blood pressure varies with exercise, emotional reactions, sleep, digestion and time of day.
Question 5
What instrument is used to measure the specific gravity (or relative density) of liquids such as beer and wine?
A
Hypsometer
B
Hydrometer
C
Hygrometer
D
Macrometer
Question 5 Explanation: 
Hydrometer
Question 6
Who is reflected in the name for the Philippines?
A
Philippa Middleton
B
Philip of Macedonia
C
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
D
King Philip II of Spain
Question 6 Explanation: 
King Philip II of Spain
Question 7
The national flag of which of these countries has a sheep on it?
A
The Falkland Islands
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
Fiji
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Falkland Islands
Question 8
Who announced the proposal on Minority representation known as the Communal Award in 1932?
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
Sir Stafford Cripps
C
Vinod Bhave
D
MC Donald
Question 8 Explanation: 
MC Donald:On August 16, 1932 McDonald announced the proposal on minority representation, known as the ''Communal Award''
Question 9
Which of these is a German manufacturer of fountain pens and other writing, office and art equipment?
A
Osmiroid
B
Pelikan
C
Waterman
D
Parker
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pelikan
Question 10
Tiger Woods is associated with which of the following sports?
A
Table tennis
B
Tennis
C
Golf
D
Boxing
Question 11
The Arapawa Island, Berkshire, British Saddleback, Essex, Hampshire, Jersey Red, Leicoma, Minzhu, Oxford Sandy and Black, Spots and Windsnyer are all types of what?
A
Cattle
B
Sheep
C
Pigs
D
Cheese
Question 11 Explanation: 
Pigs
Question 12
A style of intimate singing, developed and made popular in the first half of the 20th century by, among others, Bing Crosby, is called...?
A
Crooning
B
Jazz
C
Swing
D
Ballad
Question 12 Explanation: 
Crooning
Question 13
What is an IPO?
A
Internal Price Outmoded
B
Instant Police Officer
C
International Protest Overseas
D
Initial public stock offering
Question 13 Explanation: 
Initial public stock offering
Question 14
What is the English name for the red wines of Bordeaux, especially from vineyards in the Medoc district of the Gironde?
A
Sherry
B
Bordeaux
C
Port
D
Claret
Question 14 Explanation: 
Claret
Question 15
Which city Police Force received the 2017 NASSCOM-DSCI excellence award?
A
Mumbai
B
Chennai
C
Pune
D
Kolkata
Question 15 Explanation: 
The 2017 NASSCOM-DSCI excellence award has been awarded to the cyber section of Kolkata Police. The cyber section of Kolkata Police was awarded the NASSCOM-DSCI excellence award at an All India Security Seminar held recently in Gurgaon. Cyber units from various state police forces all over India participated in the All India Security Seminar.
Question 16
Which of these is a criminal fraternity based in Japan?
A
Budokan
B
Shinkansen
C
Fujita
D
Yacuza
Question 16 Explanation: 
Yacuza
There are 16 questions to complete.

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