General knowledge quiz 110

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In beach volleyball and indoor volleyball, what is the maximum number of contacts that a team can have with the ball before it crosses the net?
A
3
B
2
C
1
D
4
Question 1 Explanation: 
3
Question 2
Where is the phrase "Hakuna matata", made famous in a 1994 Walt Disney animated film and meaning "no problems, or worries", most commonly used?
A
The phrase was created for the film
B
Tanzania
C
Kenya and Zanzibar
D
Japan
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kenya and Zanzibar
Question 3
Radioactive substances can be produced readily in
A
an electron gun
B
an atomic pile
C
a transistor
D
a Wilson cloud chamber
Question 4
The Hapsburg dynasty originated in which country?
A
Switzerland
B
Australia
C
Egypt
D
Finland
Question 4 Explanation: 
Switzerland
Question 5
What distinguishes a bearded vulture, or ossifrage?
A
It dropps bones from height onto stones to break them
B
A long white ruff
C
Feathers above its beak
D
It nests on the plains and lowlands
Question 5 Explanation: 
It dropps bones from height onto stones to break them
Question 6
Shijian-13, first high-throughput communications satellite was launched by which country?
A
USA
B
Russia
C
China
D
North Korea
Question 6 Explanation: 
China:Shijian-13, China's first high-throughput communications satellite, was launched from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province
Question 7
One ton is equal to..........lb
A
500
B
1000
C
2000
D
10000
Question 7 Explanation: 
2000:The ton is a unit of measure. 1 ton is equal to 2000lb
Question 8
Who made the musical sculptures called "Pythagoras", "Kepler" & "Galileo" that were installed between the tracks of Kendall Station in Cambridge, Massachusetts from 1987 to 2007?
A
Paul Klee
B
Barbara Hepworth
C
Andy Warhol
D
Paul Matisse
Question 8 Explanation: 
Paul Matisse
Question 9
In 1979, a World Health Organization commission of scientists certified the global eradication of which human infectious disease, the first (and only) one to be completely eradicated from nature?
A
Polio
B
Malaria
C
Smallpox
D
Chicken pox
Question 9 Explanation: 
Smallpox
Question 10
Which 18th century writer produced "She Stoops To Conquer" and "The Vicar Of Wakefield"?
A
William Wycherley
B
Oliver Goldsmith
C
Harold Pinter
D
Arthur Miller
Question 10 Explanation: 
Oliver Goldsmith
Question 11
..........is used for artificial rain
A
Silver Chloride
B
Silver Iodide
C
Silver Nitrate
D
Silver Oxide
Question 11 Explanation: 
Silver Iodide:The most common chemicals used for cloud seeding include silver iodide, potassium iodide and dry ice
Question 12
Which is not a monetary measure to control inflation?
A
Credit control
B
Soft loan policy
C
Demonetisation of Currency
D
Issue of New Currency
Question 12 Explanation: 
Soft loan policy:Important measures to control inflation are as follows:1. Monetary Measures 2. Fiscal Measures. 3. Other Measures. Credit control, Issue of New Currency and Demonetisation of Currency are monetary measures
Question 13
..........is the longest river in the world
A
Amazon
B
Yangtze
C
Nile
D
Yenisei
Question 13 Explanation: 
Nile:Nile measures 6, 695 kilometres from its source in Burundi, along the WhiteNile, to its delta on the Mediterranean Sea. Officially, the shortesr river is the D River, Oregan, USA, which is just 37 metres long. The biggest river in the world, measured by the amount of water that flows down it, is the Amazon
Question 14
What is the name for the inherent property of matter to retain its state of rest or uniform motion in a straight line unless acted upon by external forces?
A
Inertia
B
Momentum
C
Vector
D
Friction
Question 14 Explanation: 
Inertia
Question 15
What is the GDP growth prediction for financial year 2018-2019 as per Economic Survey 2017-2018?
A
7-7.5%
B
7.5-8%
C
6.5-7.3%
D
7-8%
Question 16
Which of these is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey, formed in 1983 with a singer, guitarist Richie Sambora, keyboardist David Bryan, bassist Alec John Such and drummer Tico Torres?
A
Bonne Chance
B
Bon Voyage
C
Bon Apetit
D
Bon Jovi
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bon Jovi
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