General knowledge quiz 1347

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these processes involves using essential oils and other scented compounds for the purpose of altering a person's mood, cognitive function or health?
A
Reflexology
B
Homeopathy
C
Aromatherapy
D
Acupuncture
Question 1 Explanation: 
Aromatherapy
Question 2
The German island of Rugen, the chief town of which is Bergen, is in which stretch of water?
A
Tasman Sea
B
Indian Ocean
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Baltic Sea
Question 2 Explanation: 
Baltic Sea
Question 3
In about 1, 000 AD, it is believed that explorer Leif Ericson discovered North America and named it what?
A
Vinland
B
Amerigo
C
Valhalla
D
Fyn
Question 3 Explanation: 
Vinland
Question 4
Which of the following is given in the field of International Understanding?
A
The Bourlog Award
B
The Bhatnagar Award
C
The Jawaharlal Nehru Award
D
The Bowelay Award
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Jawaharlal Nehru Award:The Jawaharlal Nehru Award for International Understanding is an international award presented by the Government of India. It was established in 1965 and is administered by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) to people ''for their outstanding contribution to the promotion of international understanding, goodwill and friendship among people of the world''.
Question 5
Renuka Lake is located in..........
A
Manipur
B
Sikkim
C
Maharashtra
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 6
Prophet Mohammad was born in which year?
A
570 AD
B
620 AD
C
460 AD
D
550 AD
Question 6 Explanation: 
570 AD:Prophet Muhammad was born in 570 CE in Makkah (Bakka, Baca, Mecca). His father name is Abdullah
Question 7
Which of these is a concrete noun?
A
Reversion
B
Fraternity
C
Stew
D
Freedom
Question 7 Explanation: 
Stew
Question 8
Which of the following is based on the principles of Monotheism?
A
Brahmo Samaj
B
Arya Samaj
C
Prarthana Samaj
D
All of these
Question 8 Explanation: 
Brahmo Samaj:Brahmo Samaj is the societal component of Brahmoism, a monotheistic reformist and renaissance movement of Hindu religion. It is practised today mainly as the Adi Dharm after its eclipse in Bengal consequent to the exit of the Tattwabodini Sabha from its ranks in 1859
Question 9
What song was adopted by the US Civil Rights movement in the 1960s?
A
Onward Christian Soldiers
B
We Shall Overcome
C
You'll Never Walk Alone
D
A Hard Day's Night
Question 9 Explanation: 
We Shall Overcome
Question 10
The Venue of Commonwealth Games 2022 is..........
A
India
B
Australia
C
Russia
D
Birmingham
Question 11
Jaffrey Archer is an author of which of the following book?
A
Haufrau
B
New Legal Thriller
C
Very Good Lives
D
Mightier Then The Sword
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mightier Then The Sword:Mightier than the Sword is the fifth novel in Jeffrey Archer's Clifton Chronicles. It was published on February 24, 2015
Question 12
Artists Ma Desheng, Wang Keping, Huang Rui, Li Shuang, Zhong Acheng, Ai Weiwei and Qu Leilei are associated with which avant-garde art group?
A
Superstroke
B
Orphics
C
Neo-Dada
D
Stars
Question 12 Explanation: 
Stars
Question 13
Which of these cheeses is made from whey?
A
Appenzeller
B
Wensleydale
C
Bocconcini
D
Ricotta
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ricotta
Question 14
What name was given to a trooper in the Parliamentarian cavalry formed by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War?
A
Cherrypicker
B
Ironside
C
Squarehead
D
Plus four
Question 14 Explanation: 
Ironside
Question 15
The full name of Aurangzeb was
A
Abul Muhammad Aurangzeb
B
Abdul Muzaffar Muhi-ud-Din Muhammad Aurangzeb
C
Abul Muzaffar Muhi-ud-Din Muhammad Aurangzeb
D
Muhammad-ud-din Aurangzeb
Question 15 Explanation: 
Abul Muzaffar Muhi-ud-Din Muhammad Aurangzeb, commonly known as Aurangzeb Alamgir and by his imperial title Alamgir and simply referred to as Aurangzeb was the sixth Mughal Emperor and ruled over most of the Indian subcontinent during some parts of his reign.
Question 16
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of..........players
A
10
B
13
C
11
D
7
Question 16 Explanation: 
11:Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch.
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