General knowledge quiz 117

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is a gaseous plant harmone
A
Etylene
B
Methylene
C
Acrylate
D
Alkaline
Question 1 Explanation: 
Etylene:Ethylene is also a gaseous plant hormone. The hormone effects of ethylene on general plant growth were first noted in 1864 when leakage from gas street
Question 2
What term is used to refer to a structural deformity of the bones and the joint between the foot and big toe, and is usually used to refer to the bump on the side of the big toe joint?
A
Onion
B
Bunion
C
Dungeon
D
Runyan
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bunion
Question 3
Who, in 1948 at London, equalled the record of winning 4 gold medals at one Olympics, set at the previous Games by Jesse Owens?
A
Stanislawa Walasiewicz
B
Audrey Williamson
C
Fanny Blankers-Koen
D
Shirley Strickland
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fanny Blankers-Koen
Question 4
What are some of the most important physics principles involved in enabling ice skaters to perform on the ice?
A
All of these
B
Conservation of angular momentum, and melting point of ice
C
Newton's principle of action and reaction
D
Friction and inertia
Question 4 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 5
World Telugu Conference in inaugurated in which city of Telangana?
A
Warangal
B
Nalgonda
C
Nizambad
D
Hyderabad
Question 5 Explanation: 
Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the five-day World Telugu Conference (WTC) hosted by Telangana, at Lal Bahadur Stadium, in Hyderabad. Governors E.S.L.Narasimhan (Telangana and AP) and Vidyasagar Rao (Maharashtra) were the guests of honour. The World Telugu Conference (WTC) is a festival of Telugu language and culture. Nearly 8, 000 delegates and representatives have registered to attend the World Telugu Conference. Discussions and talks on Telugu literature and culture are held with stalls set up to showcase the history of Telangana, its literature, handicrafts, temples and coins. President Ram Nath Kovind would be the chief guest at the valedictory function on December 19, 2017.
Question 6
The term cover point in cricket means
A
the position given by the bowler to the fielder on the offside, in front of a wicket
B
if the ball goes off the batsman's leg
C
an off-break ball bowled by a left-handed bowler to a right-handed batsman
D
None of the above
Question 7
The satellite "Aryabhata", launched on 19 April 1975, to conduct experiments in X-ray astronomy, aeronomics, and solar physics, was built by which country?
A
Indonesia
B
Arab League
C
India
D
Turkey
Question 7 Explanation: 
India
Question 8
In India, agricultural census is conducted every..........
A
2 years
B
5 years
C
3 years
D
1 year
Question 8 Explanation: 
5 years:Every five years, an agricultural census is conducted in India. First such census was done in 1970s and the reference year for the first Agriculture Census was 1970-71.
Question 9
Cable News Network (CNN), the first channel to provide 24-hour television news coverage, was founded by Ted Turner in what year?
A
1970
B
1980
C
1990
D
1960
Question 9 Explanation: 
1980
Question 10
What is a word for the living content of a cell that is surrounded by a plasma membrane?
A
Protocol
B
Protoplasm
C
Protractor
D
Prototype
Question 10 Explanation: 
Protoplasm
Question 11
Which president of the USA was assassinated in 1865?
A
Studebaker
B
Lincoln
C
Chrysler
D
Pontiac
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lincoln
Question 12
The speed of your net access is defined in terms of...
A
RAM
B
MHz
C
Kbps
D
Megabytes
Question 13
Which of these is not an element shown on the periodic table?
A
Caesium
B
Copper
C
Cadmium
D
Colosseum
Question 13 Explanation: 
Colosseum
Question 14
Members of Lok Sabha are elected by the way of..........
A
By the PM
B
By the state legislature
C
Nominations
D
People's representation
Question 14 Explanation: 
People's representation:Members of Lok Sabha are elected by the way of People's representation
Question 15
Bolgatty Palace is located in
A
Odisha
B
Sikkim
C
Kerala
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kerala:Bolgatty Palace and Island Resort, the exclusive heritage premium hotel of KTDC located in Bolgatty island, Kochi, Kerala.
Question 16
A 2 stroke engine, used in such devices as chainsaws, is fuelled by a mixture of petrol and what other liquid?
A
Kerosene
B
Methylated spirits
C
Oil
D
Turpentine
Question 16 Explanation: 
Oil
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