General knowledge quiz 141

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the single mobile application for accessing different bank accounts?
A
UPI
B
BBPS
C
NPCI
D
NFS
Question 2
Planets do not twinkle because
A
they emit light of a constant intensity
B
their distance from the earth does not change with time
C
they are very far away from the earth resulting in decrease in intensity of light
D
they are nearer to earth and hence we receive a greater amount of light and, therefore minor variations in the intensity are not noticeable
Question 3
Nokrek National Park and Balpakram National Park are located in..........state.
A
Nagaland
B
Meghalaya
C
Odisha
D
Manipur
Question 3 Explanation: 
Meghalaya
Question 4
Which of these developed an early version of a computer in the 19th century?
A
Charles Babbage
B
Dr Christiaan Barnard
C
Alexander Fleming
D
Gottlieb Daimler
Question 4 Explanation: 
Charles Babbage
Question 5
Which African country is the largest in area?
A
South Africa
B
Sudan
C
Algeria
D
Sierra Leone
Question 5 Explanation: 
Algeria
Question 6
Fado is a type of music from which country?
A
Chile
B
Brazil
C
Argentina
D
Portugal
Question 6 Explanation: 
Portugal
Question 7
Who married film star Grace Kelly in April 1956?
A
Prince Rainier of Monaco
B
The Shah of Iran
C
Aly Khan
D
Hugh Heffner
Question 7 Explanation: 
Prince Rainier of Monaco
Question 8
Ozone is..........
A
Diamagnetic
B
Paramagnetic
C
Both 1 and 2
D
Either 1 or 2
Question 8 Explanation: 
Diamagnetic:Ozone is diamagnetic, which means that its electrons are all paired. In contrast, O2 is paramagnetic, containing two unpaired electrons.
Question 9
What was the popular name for Joseph Stalin by Americans during World War II?
A
Swivel hips
B
Ol' Blue Eyes
C
The King
D
Uncle Joe
Question 9 Explanation: 
Uncle Joe
Question 10
He is credited with multiple advances in science, technology, engineering, anatomy, and the art of painting; who was he?
A
Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarotti Simoni (1475-1564)
B
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
C
Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
D
Pierre Abelard (1079-1142)
Question 10 Explanation: 
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Question 11
What would you expect something to be if it is on a menu as "Julienne"?
A
Raw
B
Minced
C
Fine ground
D
Cut into thin strips
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cut into thin strips
Question 12
The Cocos, Andaman and Nicobar Islands are an extended archipelago stretching north between the north-western tip of Indonesia and what other country?
A
Myanmar/Burma
B
Thailand
C
Bangladesh
D
Malaysia
Question 12 Explanation: 
Myanmar/Burma
Question 13
Where was Sweeney Todd's place of business?
A
Baker Street
B
Mayfair
C
Fleet Street
D
Charing Cross Road
Question 13 Explanation: 
Fleet Street
Question 14
Who was a co-founder of The Undertones in 1976 (which had hits with "Here Comes The Summer", "My Perfect Cousin", "Wednesday Week" and "It's Going To Happen") and then went solo, releasing the singles "Listen To Your Father", "A Good Heart" (1985), "You Little Thief" (1986) and in the early 1990s moved into the business side of the music industry?
A
Feargal Sharkey
B
Siobhan Sprat
C
Edmond Plaicer
D
Danny Porpoise
Question 14 Explanation: 
Feargal Sharkey
Question 15
What is the Maximum amount of income which is not chargeable to Income-tax in the hands of a resident senior citizen?
A
Rs.2, 50, 000
B
Rs.3, 00, 000
C
Rs.5, 00, 000
D
Rs.1, 50, 000
Question 15 Explanation: 
Rs.3, 00, 000:Maximum amount of income which is not chargeable to Income-tax in the hands of a resident senior citizen (who is at least 60 Years of age at any time during the previous year but less than 80 Years of age on the last day of the previous year)-Rs. 3, 00, 000
Question 16
Before he became a major criminal and one of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives what was the occupation of the central character of the US TV series "The Blacklist"?
A
Submarine commander
B
Naval Intelligence officer
C
FBI detective
D
Military Intelligence Corps officer
Question 16 Explanation: 
Naval Intelligence officer
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