General knowledge quiz 1099

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) was instituted by which of the following?
A
NABARD
B
RBI
C
Governmnet of India
D
Finance Ministry
Question 1 Explanation: 
NABARD:Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) was instituted in NABARD with an announcement in the Union Budget 1995-96.
Question 2
Who was behind the 1923 Beer Hall Putsch, a failed attempt to overthrow the government?
A
Francisco Franco
B
Benito Mussolini
C
Adolf Hitler
D
Mao Tse Tung
Question 2 Explanation: 
Adolf Hitler
Question 3
In the match between India and Pakistan at Jaipur on 02-10-1983, Which new rule was introduced?
A
Limit of overs was reduced to 50 overs
B
The rule of field restriction was taken.
C
Over throw runs were batsman's score
D
No-balls & wides were debited to bowlers analysis
Question 3 Explanation: 
Before this match, no balls & wides were debited in extras.
Question 4
What are Omo I and Omo II, discovered by Richard Leakey in southern Ethiopia?
A
Homo sapiens fossils
B
Pyramids
C
Meteor craters
D
Previously unknown species of hyena
Question 4 Explanation: 
Homo sapiens fossils
Question 5
Where is the island of Montserrat?
A
Caribbean Sea
B
Indian Ocean
C
Mediterranean Sea
D
Pacific Ocean
Question 5 Explanation: 
Caribbean Sea
Question 6
Who was the first Indian woman winner of contest 'Miss Universe'?
A
Reeta Faria
B
Aishwarya Rai
C
Lara Datta
D
Sushmita Sen
Question 6 Explanation: 
In 1994 she won 'Miss Universe' after winning Miss India. Same year runner-up of Miss India, Aishwarya Rai won Miss World title.
Question 7
Which river flows through or forms the border of Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, Moldova and Ukraine?
A
Limpopo
B
Rhone
C
Thames
D
Danube
Question 7 Explanation: 
Danube
Question 8
What is millstone grit?
A
Grinding stones found in a bird's crop
B
Sedimentary rock
C
Debris from corn mills
D
Illness, mainly of parrots
Question 8 Explanation: 
Sedimentary rock
Question 9
Which Airlines become first to use new satellite-based airplane tracking system?
A
Qatar Airways
B
Malaysia Airlines
C
Singapore Airlines
D
Etihad Airways
Question 9 Explanation: 
Malaysia Airlines:Malaysia Airlines will be first to use new satellite-based airplane tracking system. The airline will use a soon-to-be-launched satellite network to monitor its fleet in areas where there is currently no surveillance, including polar regions and remote areas of the oceans.
Question 10
Which Indian batsman made his ODI debut in the same match in which Kapil Dev did?
A
Mohammad Azharuddin
B
Surinder Amarnath
C
Sachin Tendulkar
D
Navjot Sidhu
Question 10 Explanation: 
In that match, not only Kapil Dev and Surinder Amarnath made their ODI debuts but also Chetan Chauhan played his debut match.
Question 11
..........was the basis of reorganization of states in India in the year 1956
A
Religion
B
Population
C
Language
D
All of these
Question 11 Explanation: 
Language:States Reorganisation Act of 1956.One of the proposals was to reorganise the state on the basis of languages of India.
Question 12
The Oldest civilization of the world is..........
A
The Ancient Egyptian civilization
B
The Mesopotamian Civilization
C
The Harappa Civilizaton
D
The Aztecs Civilization
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mesopotamian Civilization:The first of the civilization to have ever emerged on the face of planet earth ever since the evolution of humans. The origin of Mesopotamia dates back so far behind in the history, there is no known evidence of any other civilized society before them. The timeline of ancient Mesopotamia is usually kept around 3300 BC-750 BC
Question 13
What is 7 in binary?
A
101
B
111
C
121
D
110
Question 13 Explanation: 
111
Question 14
Two or more compounds having same molecular formula but different physical and chemical properties are called
A
Isotopes
B
Isomers
C
Isobar
D
Isomerism
Question 14 Explanation: 
Isomers:Each of two or more compounds with the same formula but a different arrangement of atoms in the molecule and different properties are called Isomers
Question 15
VAJRA scheme launched to enables NRIs and overseas scientific community to participate and contribute to research and development by which department?
A
Department of External Affairs
B
Department of Science and Technology
C
Department of Education
D
Department of Foreign Affairs
Question 15 Explanation: 
Department of Science and Technology
Question 16
The head quarters of the International Red Cross is situated in
A
Vienna
B
Paris
C
Hague
D
Geneva
There are 16 questions to complete.

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