General knowledge quiz 1138

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who was physician to James I and Charles I, and whose chief discovery was to describe completely and in detail the systemic circulation and properties of blood being pumped to the brain and body by the heart, which he published in 1628?
A
William Harvey
B
Henry Gray
C
John Snow
D
Edward Jenner
Question 1 Explanation: 
William Harvey
Question 2
Sanchi Stupa is located near
A
Gaya
B
Bhopal
C
Varanasi
D
Bijapur
Question 3
A mixture of..........% of Oxygen and..........% of Carbon-di-oxide is called carbogen
A
80, 20
B
5, 90
C
95, 5
D
35, 65
Question 3 Explanation: 
95, 5:Carbogen, also called Meduna's Mixture after its inventor Ladislas Meduna, is a mixture of carbon dioxide and oxygen gas. A carbogen mixture of 95% oxygen and 5% carbon dioxide used
Question 4
The TV series Bonanaza was set in which state?
A
Nevada
B
Oklahoma
C
Texas
D
New Mexico
Question 4 Explanation: 
Nevada
Question 5
Welsh actress Sian Phillips was once married to which of these actors?
A
Michael Caine
B
Alan Bates
C
Albert Finney
D
Peter O'Toole
Question 5 Explanation: 
Peter O'Toole
Question 6
The First long term fiscal policy first announced in
A
1956
B
1985
C
1975
D
1963
Question 6 Explanation: 
1985:The Long-term Fiscal Policy announced by the Government of India in 1985
Question 7
Abhijeet Gupta is associated with
A
Chess
B
Volleyball
C
Shooting
D
Badminton
Question 7 Explanation: 
Chess:Abhijeet Gupta is an Indian chess player with the title of Grandmaster. He achieved the norms required for the GM title at the Andorra Open 2006, New Delhi 2007 and Balaguer 2007 tournaments.
Question 8
Which of these was written by Anthony Powell?
A
Tremor of Intent:An Eschatological Spy Novel
B
A Dance to the Music of Time
C
Of Human Bondage
D
Time's Arrow
Question 8 Explanation: 
A Dance to the Music of Time
Question 9
Miraj State Bank has acquired by which bank in 1985?
A
Bank of Baroda
B
Allahabad Bank
C
Punjab National Bank
D
Union Bank of India
Question 10
Sachin Siwach was named..........?
A
Asian Boxing Confederation's best youth boxer of 2017
B
Asian Boxing Confederation's best boxer of 2017
C
PWL (Pro Wrestling League) best youth wrestler of 2017
D
PWL (Pro Wrestling League) best wrestler of 2017
Question 10 Explanation: 
Asian Boxing Confederation's best youth boxer of 2017
Question 11
According to Greek legend, who had the task of with rolling a marble block up a hill for eternity?
A
Adonis
B
Icarus
C
Oedipus
D
Sisyphus
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sisyphus
Question 12
..........are the centres of low pressure surrounded by closed isobars having increasing pressure outwards
A
Wind
B
Cyclones
C
Stream
D
Anticyclone
Question 12 Explanation: 
Cyclones:In meteorology, a cyclone is an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same direction as the Earth. This is usually characterized by inward spiraling winds that rotate counterclockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere of the Earth
Question 13
Which of these is an English fashion and portrait photographer, the winner of four Tony and two Academy Awards, whose costume design for the stage version of "My Fair Lady" (1956) led to his work on two film musicals, "Gigi" (1958) and "My Fair Lady" (1964)?
A
Cecil Beaton
B
David Bailey
C
George Eastman
D
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cecil Beaton
Question 14
April 26 observed as..........
A
World Book Day
B
World Hemophilia Day
C
World Autism Awareness Day
D
World Intellectual Property Day
Question 15
Which of these is a piece of music by Franz Schubert?
A
The Trout Quintet
B
The Salmon Trio
C
The Sardine Quartet
D
The Halibut Duet
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Trout Quintet
Question 16
In which year, first industrial policy resolution was announced in India?
A
1980
B
1962
C
1950
D
1948
Question 16 Explanation: 
1948:The Government of India announced its first industrial policy resolution on 6 April, 1948. The policy resolution laid stress on the role of the state in the development of industry.
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