General knowledge quiz 1390

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Roughly when was the Hampton Court Maze created?
A
2000
B
1800
C
1900
D
1700
Question 1 Explanation: 
1700
Question 2
What nickname was given to German Chancellor Otto Van Bismarck?
A
The Iron Chancellor
B
The Steel Chancellor
C
The Granite Chancellor
D
The Tin Chancellor
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Iron Chancellor
Question 3
Triple antigen provides immunity to children against all of the following disease, except
A
diphtheria
B
polio
C
tetanus
D
whooping cough
Question 4
Where was the battle fought between the Royalist forces under Prince Rupert and Oliver Cromwell's men in June 1645 that was the key to the final downfall of Royalist forces a year later?
A
Agincourt
B
Naseby
C
Fairfax
D
Sheffield
Question 4 Explanation: 
Naseby
Question 5
Which of these countries reaches furthest north?
A
Colombia
B
Suriname
C
Venezuela
D
Ecuador
Question 5 Explanation: 
Colombia
Question 6
Which of the following carry pure blood from the heart?
A
Diastole
B
Systole
C
Veins
D
Arteries
Question 6 Explanation: 
Arteries:Arteries carry blood (with oxygen) from your heart out to your body, while veins carry blood (without oxygen) from your body to your heart.
Question 7
What happened on H Day in Sweden in 1967 (3 November)?
A
The currency switched to decimal
B
Drivers in Sweden switched from driving on the left side of the road to the right side
C
Sweden adopted a common time zone with Norway
D
Swedish pop group ABBA won the Eurovision Song Quest
Question 7 Explanation: 
Drivers in Sweden switched from driving on the left side of the road to the right side
Question 8
What is "eddish"?
A
An emotional dysregulation disorder
B
Evaluation of drug-induced serious hepatotoxicity
C
Swirling liquid
D
Second growth of grass after it has been mown
Question 8 Explanation: 
Second growth of grass after it has been mown
Question 9
For outstanding contribution to which one of the following fields is Abel Prize given?
A
Science
B
Chemistry
C
Physics
D
Mathematics
Question 9 Explanation: 
Mathematics:The Abel Prize is an international prize awarded annually by the Government of Norway to one or more outstanding mathematicians.Established on August 23, 2001
Question 10
January 28 observed as..........
A
World Radio Day
B
World Leprosy Day
C
World Refugee Day
D
World Humanist Day
Question 11
Ranidaphobia is the irrational fear of what?
A
Rats
B
Water
C
Frogs
D
Heights
Question 11 Explanation: 
Frogs
Question 12
..........is a famous dance of Bihar
A
Pobir
B
Panthi
C
Lagui
D
Purbi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Purbi:Purbi is a dance Performed by women to invoke rain in Bihar. Faguna or Fag Performed at the time of ripening of fruit.
Question 13
Why did Larry Doby become famous in the history of baseball when he joined the Cleveland Indians in 1947?
A
He had never played baseball before
B
He was the first to hit a home run every time in a season
C
He was the first recruit from the West Coast
D
He was the first black player in the American League
Question 13 Explanation: 
He was the first black player in the American League
Question 14
Archimedes' name is still used today to describe what type of mechanical device?
A
Screw
B
Gearbox
C
Differential
D
Suspension system
Question 14 Explanation: 
Screw
Question 15
What was invented by Alessandro Volta in 1800?
A
Electric motor
B
Lightning rod
C
Battery
D
Generator
Question 15 Explanation: 
Battery
Question 16
International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation is observed on..........
A
6th February
B
12nd February
C
21st February
D
15th February
Question 16 Explanation: 
6th February:International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation is a UN-sponsored awareness day that takes place February 6 each year.It is an effort to make the world aware of female genital mutilation (also called FGM) and to promote its eradication.
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