General knowledge quiz 1118

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The Language used in writing the source materials of ancient India was..........
A
Sanskrit
B
Hindi
C
Pali
D
Urdu
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pali:Pali is a Prakrit language native to the Indian subcontinent. Pali used in writing the source materials of ancient India
Question 2
What government system is in place in Lesotho, an enclave in the Republic of South Africa?
A
Parliamentary or constitutional monarchy
B
Republic
C
Plutocracy
D
Dictatorship
Question 2 Explanation: 
Parliamentary or constitutional monarchy
Question 3
'Jhargram' has been declared as 22nd district of which Indian State?
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Telangana
C
West Bengal
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 3 Explanation: 
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on April 4, 2017 declared Jhargram as the 22nd district of West Bengal. Jhargram has been bifurcated from West Midnapore and it has a population of more than 11.37 lakh.
Question 4
When the New Zealand Minister of Finance in 1944 called an effect of an 1881 Act a 'blot on our legislation' what was he referring to?
A
A poll tax to deter Chinese immigrants
B
Restrictions on Maori serving in the New Zealand army
C
Capital punishment for murderers
D
Barring women other than property owners from voting
Question 4 Explanation: 
A poll tax to deter Chinese immigrants
Question 5
The head office of Vijaya Bank is located in..........
A
Kolkata
B
Mumbai
C
Bengaluru
D
New Delhi
Question 5 Explanation: 
Bengaluru
Question 6
The type of soil needed for rice is
A
clayey loam
B
rich, muddy and saturated with water
C
deep, loamy, well drained
D
humus, rich in Fe and potash
Question 7
Which of the following is capital of Sri Lanka?
A
Kathmandu
B
Lome
C
Berne
D
Colombo
Question 7 Explanation: 
Colombo:Sri Lanka-Colombo(Capital) and Rupee(Currency)
Question 8
UMANG allows you to access Indian Government services online through web and mobile app. In UMANG, U stands for..........
A
Ultimate
B
Universal
C
United
D
Unified
Question 8 Explanation: 
UMANG-Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance
Question 9
Which of these is an instrument in the diagnosis of certain heart disorders?
A
Polygraph
B
Electroencephalograph
C
Seismograph
D
Electrocardiograph
Question 9 Explanation: 
Electrocardiograph
Question 10
What began when Bohemia revolted against the Habsburgs in 1618?
A
The Great Fire of London
B
The rise of protestant religions
C
The Renaissance
D
Thirty Years War
Question 10 Explanation: 
Thirty Years War
Question 11
Which of these authors had the middle names of Augustine Aloysius?
A
James Joyce
B
Oscar Wilde
C
Charles Dickens
D
Aldous Huxley
Question 11 Explanation: 
James Joyce
Question 12
Under the Prime Minister's Ladakh Renewable Energy Initiative the power plant in which town has become the first project to be commissioned?
A
Srinagar, Jammu Kashmir
B
Leh, Jammu Kashmir
C
Pulwama, Jammu Kashmir
D
Drass, Jammu Kashmir
Question 12 Explanation: 
the New and Renewable Energy Ministry said that, the power plant in Biaras Drass of Kargil has become the first project to be commissioned under the Prime Minister's Ladakh Renewable Energy Initiative. The Biaras Small Hydropower Project (SHP) of 1.5 Mw was commissioned on 4th November 2017. This is the first project to be commissioned under the Prime Minister's Ladakh Renewable Energy Initiative (LREI). The total cost of the project is Rs 17 crore. It is fully funded by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
Question 13
Lewy bodies are found in..........
A
Nerve cell
B
Heart
C
Brain
D
Liver
Question 13 Explanation: 
Nerve cell:Lewy bodies are abno]rmal aggregates of protein that develop inside nerve cells in Parkinson's disease (PD), Lewy bodydementia, and some other disorders. They are identified under the microscope when histology is performed on the brain.
Question 14
Which medical tool has relied on mercury?
A
Thermometer
B
Dental amalgam
C
All of them
D
Sphygmomanometer
Question 14 Explanation: 
All of them
Question 15
Which planet has a year of 687 days, a day of 24 hours 37 minutes, a diameter twice that of the moon and a mass one tenth of the earth?
A
Uranus
B
Venus
C
Saturn
D
Mars
Question 15 Explanation: 
Mars
Question 16
The Romanov Dynasty (Peter I, Catherine I, Peter II, Anna, Ivan VI, Elizabeth, Peter III, Catherine II the Great, Paul I, Alexander I, Constantine I, Nicholas I, Alexander II, Alexander III and Nicholas II) ruled which country?
A
India
B
Iraq
C
Russia
D
Turkey
Question 16 Explanation: 
Russia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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