General knowledge quiz 122

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The important industries of Assam are
A
tea processing, oil refineries and coal
B
silk and plywood
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
Question 2
What English custom practised from the late 17th until the early 20th century, was the backdrop for Thomas Hardy's novel "The Mayor of Casterbridge"?
A
Public hangings
B
Wife selling
C
The burning of Guy Fawkes in effigy
D
Morris dancing
Question 2 Explanation: 
Wife selling
Question 3
Where do the Wombles live?
A
Dartmoor
B
Hampstead Heath
C
Kew Gardens
D
Wimbledon Common
Question 3 Explanation: 
Wimbledon Common
Question 4
The Composition of tritium is..........
A
1 electron, 2 proton, 1 neutrons
B
2 electron, 1 proton, 1 neutrons
C
1 electron, 1 proton, 2 neutrons
D
2 electron, 2 proton, 2 neutrons
Question 4 Explanation: 
1 electron, 1 proton, 2 neutrons Explanation:Tritium atom contains one proton, two neutrons, and one electron
Question 5
In 2016 a Nobel Peace Prize laureate was appointed the effective head of which Asian country?
A
Vietnam
B
India
C
Burma/Myanmar
D
Mongolia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Burma/Myanmar
Question 6
Eighth Continent is nickname of..........
A
Madagascar
B
Ireland
C
Italy
D
Guinea
Question 6 Explanation: 
Madagascar:Madagascar, located in the Indian Ocean off the east coast of Africa, is the fourth largest island in the world. Its long isolation from neighbouring continents allowed the evolution of distinct communities of plants and animals. It is home to five percent of the world's plant and animal species, 80 percent of which are endemic to Madagascar. Some biogeographers refer to the island as the ''eighth continent'', in recognition of its uniqueness and diversity.
Question 7
The quickest goal scored in an FA Cup Final was in which year?
A
1995
B
1950
C
1984
D
2009
Question 7 Explanation: 
2009
Question 8
What was the name of Simon Le Bon's maxi yacht, that lost her keel and capsized during the Fastnet race off Falmouth, on the southern coast of Cornwall, in 1985?
A
C'est si bon
B
Bass
C
Duran
D
Drum
Question 8 Explanation: 
Drum
Question 9
Which is the first Indian product to get the geographical indication tag?
A
Mysore Silk
B
Darjeeling Tea
C
Venkatagiri Sarees
D
Tirupati Laddu
Question 9 Explanation: 
Darjeeling Tea:Darjeeling Tea was the first Indian product to get the geographical indication tag. In 2004, the famous beverage got the recognition.
Question 10
'Six Machine' is an autobiography of
A
Ricky Ponting
B
Washim Akram
C
Chris Gayle
D
Brian Lara
Question 10 Explanation: 
Chris Gayle:Jamaican cricketer Chris Gayle's autobiography, 'Six Machine' published by Anurag Singh Thakur, President of the BCCI at a gala event in Delhi, which was organised by Dunamis Sportainment in association with Penguin India.
Question 11
The bark of which of these is used to obtain spice?
A
Parsley
B
Cinnamon
C
Coriander
D
Rosemary
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cinnamon
Question 12
What is a cantaloupe?
A
Dance
B
Deer
C
Melon
D
Musical instrument
Question 12 Explanation: 
Melon
Question 13
Which of these is a puzzle with seven flat shapes which are put together to form a shape given in outline or silhouette using all the pieces, which may not overlap?
A
Lipogram
B
Tangram
C
Pangram
D
Anagram
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tangram
Question 14
Which of the following is located in Sweden
A
Carajas mine
B
Diavik mine
C
Kiruna Mine
D
Bingham Canyon mine
Question 14 Explanation: 
Kiruna Mine:The Kiruna mine is the largest and most modern underground iron ore mine in the world. The mine is Sweden.
Question 15
The traditional lands of the nomads of Central Asia are
A
Mongolia and Tibet
B
Sinkiang and Turkistan
C
Kirghiz steppe
D
All of the above
Question 16
War Heroes Stadium is present in?
A
Cuttack, Odisha
B
Delhi, Delhi NCR
C
Patiala, Punjab
D
Sangrur, Punjab
Question 16 Explanation: 
Sangrur, Punjab
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