General knowledge quiz 1316

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Oberon is a moon of which planet?
A
Neptune
B
Saturn
C
Uranus
D
Earth
Question 1 Explanation: 
Uranus
Question 2
What element has the symbol Cu?
A
Carbon
B
Calcium
C
Copper
D
Chromium
Question 2 Explanation: 
Copper
Question 3
Who was known as "the last of the red hot Mamas"?
A
Mae West
B
Sophie Tucker
C
Ethel Merman
D
Ma Rainey
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sophie Tucker
Question 4
Rajsamand Lake is located in..........
A
Manipur
B
Sikkim
C
J & K
D
Rajasthan
Question 5
Which UK webisode series, first aired in 2011, was created by actor, stand-up comedian and screenwriter Toby Whithouse?
A
No Angels
B
Becoming Human
C
I Heart Vampires
D
JustSaying
Question 5 Explanation: 
Becoming Human
Question 6
Someone who engages in skulduggery is doing what?
A
Grave robbing
B
Engaging in underhand malpractice
C
Brain surgery
D
Skulking
Question 6 Explanation: 
Engaging in underhand malpractice
Question 7
World cup is related to..........
A
Football
B
Hockey
C
Cricket
D
Race
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cricket:The ICC Cricket World Cup is the international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket. The event is organised by the sport's governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), every four years.
Question 8
Which of these is not a nickname for New Orleans, Louisiana, USA?
A
The City That Care Forgot
B
The Crescent City
C
The Big Easy
D
The Big Apple
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Big Apple
Question 9
The international standard of keeping to the right in marine or other encounters on water was established by what country?
A
USA
B
Great Britain
C
France
D
The Netherlands
Question 9 Explanation: 
Great Britain
Question 10
In which of the following team events India got a Gold Medal at the 2002 Asian Games?
A
Kabaddi
B
Hockey
C
4 x 200 m Relay
D
4 x 100 m Relay
Question 11
The First successful heart transplantation was done by..........
A
CN Barnard
B
Hamilton Naki
C
Astley Paston Cooper
D
William Hartnell
Question 11 Explanation: 
CN Barnard:Christiaan Neethling Barnard was a South African cardiac surgeon who performed the world's first successful human-to-human heart transplant.
Question 12
Messenger is a spacecraft of which Planet?
A
Jupiter
B
Mercury
C
Earth
D
Mars
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mercury:MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging, and a reference to the Roman mythological messenger, Mercury) was a NASA robotic spacecraft that orbited the planet Mercury between 2011 and 2015. The spacecraft was launched aboard a Delta II rocket in August 2004 to study Mercury's chemical composition, geology, and magnetic field.
Question 13
Which company received the prestigious ''Kalinga Safety Award'' in the 8th Odisha State Safety Conclave?
A
Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited (NINL)
B
Odisha Mining Corporation Ltd (OMC)
C
Anand Industrial Gases Private Ltd
D
Deasia Teak Plantations Ltd
Question 13 Explanation: 
Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited (NINL) received the prestigious ''Kalinga Safety Award'' in the 8th Odisha State Safety Conclave.The Odisha-based NINL got the award in gold category for best safety performer of the year 2016. S B Jagdale, Joint Managing Director, NINL received the award from Odisha Governor S C Jamir at 8th Odisha State Safety Conclave held in Bhubaneswar.
Question 14
What does the term "baroque" mean?
A
"Boat"
B
Misshapen pearl
C
"Wooden"
D
"Rhythmical"
Question 14 Explanation: 
"Misshapen pearl"
Question 15
Chandranna Bima Yojana was launched by which state government?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Telangana
Question 15 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on 1 May 2016 launched Chandranna Bima Yojana in Vijayawada. The Yojna launched on the occasion of May Day is an insurance scheme for the working class people.
Question 16
Which is the oldest monuments?
A
Qutub Minar
B
Ajanta Caves
C
Khajurah
D
Taj Mahal
There are 16 questions to complete.

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