General knowledge quiz 1155

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Reynolds number is related to
A
Pressure
B
Velocity
C
Viscosity
D
Density
Question 1 Explanation: 
Velocity Explantion:The Reynolds number is an experimental number used in fluid flow to predict the flow velocity at which turbulence will occur
Question 2
As at 25 September 2017 who was No 1 in the tennis world rankings?
A
Rafael Nadal
B
Roger Federer
C
Novak Djokovic
D
Nick Kyrgios
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rafael Nadal
Question 3
On 2 February 2015 who became the youngest person to be ranked No 1 in professional golf?
A
Lydia Ko
B
Inbee Park
C
Stacy Lewis
D
Jordan Spieth
Question 3 Explanation: 
Lydia Ko
Question 4
For his contribution to the development of what area of transport is US inventor and engineer Robert Fulton known?
A
Control systems for aeroplanes
B
Navigation systems for cars
C
Gyroscopic compass for ships
D
Steam power for ships
Question 4 Explanation: 
Steam power for ships
Question 5
Who replaced Bill Gates as world's richest person with $90.6 billion fortune?
A
Cristiano Ronaldo
B
Ussain Bolt
C
Mark Zuckerburg
D
Jeff Bezos
Question 5 Explanation: 
According to Forbes magazine, the wealth of Jeff Bezos, Amazon's founder reached $90.6 billion, compared to the $90.1 billion of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. Jeff Bezos has been on the Forbes list of the richest billionaires since 1998, after his e-commerce business Amazon.com, Inc. went public.
Question 6
The word "horror" comes from a Latin word meaning what?
A
Bristle
B
Be overwhelmed with dread
C
Blind terror
D
Recoil
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bristle
Question 7
Payment and settlement systems in India are regulated by
A
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007
B
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2001
C
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2010
D
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2009
Question 7 Explanation: 
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007:Payment and settlement systems in India are regulated by the Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007 (PSS Act), legislated in December 2007.
Question 8
In the Constituent Assembly..........seats were fixed for House of People
A
500
B
435
C
480
D
375
Question 8 Explanation: 
500:The legislative assemblies in the provinces, it is roughly calculated, will have more than 3, 800 members who will have to be elected in as many constituencies or perhaps a few less. Then there will be something like 500 members for the House of the People and about 220 Members for the Council of States.
Question 9
After death in 1199, whose brain was buried at Charroux Abbey in Poitou, their heart at Rouen in Normandy, and the rest of their body at Fontevraud Abbey in Anjou?
A
Philip II, King of France
B
Richard the Lionheart (King Richard I of England)
C
Joan of Arc
D
Eleanor of Aquitaine
Question 9 Explanation: 
Richard the Lionheart (King Richard I of England)
Question 10
In 2015 palaeontologists from Edinburgh and Beijing announced the discovery of the fossil of an almost complete feathered and winged, although almost certainly flightless, theropod which is an ancestor of what?
A
Triceratops
B
Megalosaurus
C
Tyrannosaurus Rex
D
Velociraptor
Question 10 Explanation: 
Velociraptor
Question 11
2015 Mailer Prize for Lifetime Achievement Prize recognising freedom of creativity has been conferred upon which of the following author?
A
Amitav Ghosh
B
Fareed Zakaria
C
Jhumpa Lahiri
D
Salman Rushdie
Question 11 Explanation: 
-India-born author Sir Ahmad Salman Rushdie (68) has been conferred with Mailer Center's Annual Lifetime Achievement Prize that honours writers who fully exercise their freedom of creativity and thrive on dialogue and debate.
Question 12
RBI has directed banks to credit the amount involved in the unauthorised electronic transaction within how many days to the account holder from the date of such notification by the customer?
A
7
B
8
C
10
D
15
Question 12 Explanation: 
10
Question 13
Sea water contains pH value in the range of..........
A
8.5
B
7
C
6.5-7.5
D
10.5
Question 13 Explanation: 
8.5:The acidity of the acidic water is represented by pH value. The neutral fresh water has pH value of 7 and Salt water 8.5
Question 14
What is Magna Carta?
A
It was a charter of Rights granted to the Englishmen during 1215 AD by King John II
B
It was a charter guaranteeing the freedom of the barons, the church and the common man
C
It is the foundation stone of the rights and liberties of the English people
D
All of the above
Question 15
People who speak Magyar are likely to be or have been native to what country?
A
Switzerland
B
Romania
C
Hungary
D
Czechoslovakia
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hungary
Question 16
The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2017 held in which country?
A
Switzerland
B
Italy
C
Germany
D
Russia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Switzerland
There are 16 questions to complete.

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