General knowledge quiz 1376

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What metal marks a 10th wedding anniversary?
A
Copper
B
Tin
C
Bronze
D
Silver
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tin
Question 2
The headquarters of United Nations Economic and Social Council is situated in which country?
A
Norway
B
USA
C
France
D
Switzerland
Question 2 Explanation: 
USA
Question 3
The Tiger reserve located in Tamil Nadu is
A
Sariska Tiger Reserve
B
Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve
C
Mukundara Hills Tiger Reserve
D
Pilibhit Tiger Reserve
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve:Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve is a protected area and tiger reserve along the Western Ghats in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Question 4
The Capital city of Brazil is..........
A
Luanda
B
Sofia
C
Brasilia
D
Brussels
Question 4 Explanation: 
Brasilia
Question 5
The incubation period of Hepatitis 'B' virus is how many days?
A
30-180 days
B
40-120 days
C
50-150 days
D
20-100 days
Question 5 Explanation: 
30-180 days:After the virus enters the body, there is an incubation period lasting 1.5 to 6 months (average 4 months) until illness begins. During the acute phase (first 6 months after infection) most persons have no symptoms or might experience a mild illness.
Question 6
What was the colloquial name given to women volunteers to the US Navy during the second world war?
A
WRENS
B
WAVES
C
WAAFS
D
WREKS
Question 6 Explanation: 
WAVES
Question 7
The first of which make of car came off the assembly line at Fisherman's Bend in September 1948?
A
Morgan
B
Lotus
C
TVR
D
Holden
Question 7 Explanation: 
Holden
Question 8
What did American hero Davy Crockett call his musket?
A
Lucille
B
Old Betsy
C
Buddy
D
Christine
Question 8 Explanation: 
Old Betsy
Question 9
Which of these was a Flemish painter whose mythological works featured voluptuous female nudes?
A
Rubens
B
Rembrandt
C
Hieronymus Bosch
D
Titian
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rubens
Question 10
What do the names Charles, Orville, Jean, Wilbur and Laika suggest?
A
Powered flight
B
The Famous Five
C
1960's most popular names for children
D
The first winners of Oscar for Best Actor or Actress
Question 10 Explanation: 
Powered flight
Question 11
Who had hit records with "Tragedy" and "You Win Again"?
A
UB40
B
Bananarama
C
The Bee Gees
D
Atomic Kitten
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Bee Gees
Question 12
What is a symptom of diabetic retinopathy?
A
Macular oedema
B
High blood sugar in the blood vessels of the eye
C
High blood pressure
D
Dizziness
Question 12 Explanation: 
Macular oedema
Question 13
Heydar Aliyev Cultural Centre in Azerbaijan, Riverside Museum in Glasgow, a series of fluid furniture, and a high fashion boot are among works by the Iraqi-born British architect Zaha Hadid (1950-2016); which of these others are also her works?
A
Z.CAR hydrogen-powered three-wheeled automobile
B
The stage set for the Pet Shop Boys' 1999 world tour
C
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
D
All of these
Question 13 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 14
2017 International Buddhist Conference held in
A
Patna, Bihar
B
Bodh Gaya, Bihar
C
Pune, Uttarakhand
D
Rajgir, Bihar
Question 14 Explanation: 
Rajgir, Bihar
Question 15
What does the SI unit "Pascal" measure?
A
Heat
B
Force
C
Mass
D
Pressure
Question 15 Explanation: 
Pressure
Question 16
..........is the highest mountain peak in the world
A
Kangchenjunga
B
Everest
C
K2
D
Annapurna
Question 16 Explanation: 
Everest:The highest mountain in the world is Mount Everest which is located in Tibet-Nepal border. Its peak rises to 8, 848 m (29, 028 ft 9 in) the highest point in the world.
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