General knowledge quiz 1305

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these signs of the zodiac has no horns?
A
Taurus
B
Aquarius
C
Aries
D
Capricorn
Question 1 Explanation: 
Aquarius
Question 2
Which of these is used by a photographer to develop and print film?
A
Shadowstudy
B
Dimsalon
C
Gloomy Lounge
D
Darkroom
Question 2 Explanation: 
Darkroom
Question 3
What country is the world's largest coffee grower?
A
India
B
Kenya
C
Saudi Arabia
D
Brazil
Question 3 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 4
Why were the Crusades from 1095-1291 waged by European forces in the Middle East so called?
A
They waged war in the name of the Cross of Christendom
B
The armies crossed long distances
C
Soldiers carried a cruse of oil for warding off sunburn
D
The armies took it easy
Question 4 Explanation: 
They waged war in the name of the Cross of Christendom
Question 5
What city was founded in 1868 near the Salt River, near its confluence with the Gila River?
A
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
B
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
C
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
D
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Question 5 Explanation: 
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Question 6
According to the Bible, who is the father of Ham, Shem and Japheth?
A
Noah
B
Abraham
C
Aaron
D
John the Baptist
Question 6 Explanation: 
Noah
Question 7
How did Ronnie Lee Gardner make the news at 6.20 p.m. on 18 June 2010 in Utah?
A
He was executed by firing squad
B
He fell 30, 000 ft without a parachute and lived
C
Won $8 million in the state lottery
D
Led a riot at an Oasis concert
Question 7 Explanation: 
He was executed by firing squad
Question 8
Which of the following word processors came first?
A
WordPerfect
B
Lotus Notes
C
MS Word
D
WordStar
Question 8 Explanation: 
Before the invention of word processing and spreadsheet software, personal computers had little value in the mainstream business world. WordStar was used before the days of function keys and the mouse. It, instead, used a set of Ctrl and Alt key combinations to navigate and edit text documents.
Question 9
What is the smallest country in land area on the South American continent?
A
Paraguay
B
Guyana
C
Uruguay
D
French Guiana
Question 9 Explanation: 
French Guiana
Question 10
Who of these is most associated with Fleetwood Mac?
A
Debbie Harry
B
Stevie Nicks
C
Annie Lennox
D
Chrissie Hynde
Question 10 Explanation: 
Stevie Nicks
Question 11
What was the first French settlement in North America?
A
Vancouver
B
Quebec
C
Montreal
D
Port Royal
Question 11 Explanation: 
Port Royal
Question 12
Which of these is native to South America?
A
Tiger
B
Anaconda
C
Chimpanzee
D
Lemur
Question 12 Explanation: 
Anaconda
Question 13
INFRASTRUCTURE AND FINANCIAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENT Q(51-62):The online monitoring system PRAGATI is related to which sector?
A
Industrial Sector
B
Infrastructure Sector
C
Energy Sector
D
Health Sector
Question 13 Explanation: 
Prime Minister personally reviews the targets and achievements in infrastructure sectors on a regular basis. Using online monitoring system of PRAGATI alone, projects worth 9.46 lakh crore have been facilitated and fast tracked.
Question 14
March 20 observed as..........
A
World Consumer Rights Day
B
World Sparrow Day
C
World Poetry day
D
World Wildlife Day
Question 15
Which of these is meat that comes from a pig?
A
Coretta
B
Francetta
C
Vendetta
D
Pancetta
Question 15 Explanation: 
Pancetta
Question 16
The Khalkha dialect predominates in the language of what area?
A
Georgia
B
Mongolia
C
Finland
D
Tibet
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mongolia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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