General knowledge quiz 1410

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What are Tashkent Tower, Uzbekistan, and Dragon Tower in Harbin, People's Republic of China?
A
Defensive towers built by Genghis Khan
B
Ice towers built annually for Ice Festivals
C
Freestanding steel lattice radio towers
D
Tube slides
Question 1 Explanation: 
Freestanding steel lattice radio towers
Question 2
What is the currency of Poland?
A
Zloty(PLN)
B
Euro (EUR)
C
Norwegian krone (NOK)
D
Swedish krona(SEK)
Question 2 Explanation: 
Zloty(PLN) Capital:Warsaw
Question 3
The name of the Mascot for 1996 Olympics held at Atlanta was
A
Matari
B
APPU
C
WHATZ IT
D
Uncle Sam
Question 4
Which instrument, with a range of around 4 octaves, has its lowest string tuned to G below middle C, with the others tuned in fifths?
A
Guitar
B
Cello
C
Viola
D
Violin
Question 4 Explanation: 
Violin
Question 5
Who wrote the book that has come to be known as "The Origin of Species"?
A
Ian Fleming
B
Charles Darwin
C
Roald Dahl
D
T E Lawrence
Question 5 Explanation: 
Charles Darwin
Question 6
In December 2009, Massimo Tartaglia attacked Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi with what?
A
A framed picture of the Pope
B
His shoes
C
An AK-47
D
A model of Milan Cathedral
Question 6 Explanation: 
A model of Milan Cathedral
Question 7
RBI does not transact the Business of which state government?
A
West Bengal
B
Delhi
C
Assam
D
J & K
Question 7 Explanation: 
J & K:RBI does not transact the Business of Jammu & Kashmir according to the RBI Act 1934 as per section 21 Act.
Question 8
National Disaster Response Fund maintained by which ministry?
A
Ministry of Urban Development
B
Ministry of Finance
C
Ministry of Home Affairs
D
Ministry of Rural Development
Question 8 Explanation: 
Ministry of Home Affairs:National Disaster Response Fund operated by Ministry of Home affairs. NDRF was constituted under the Disaster Management Act, 2005.
Question 9
If the plane of the earth's equator were not inclined to the plane of the earth's orbit
A
the year would be longer
B
the winters would be longer
C
there would be no change of seasons
D
the summers would be warmer
Question 10
What do the 13 stripes on the US flag represent?
A
The 13 greatest battles against the British forces
B
The first 13 people to sign the Declaration of Independence
C
The original 13 colonies that became the USA
D
The first 13 Presidents of the USA
Question 10 Explanation: 
The original 13 colonies that became the USA
Question 11
In November 2010, who was widely quoted as saying it's "better to love beautiful girls than gays"?
A
Mick Jagger
B
Silvio Berlusconi
C
Britney Spears
D
Nicolas Sarkozy
Question 11 Explanation: 
Silvio Berlusconi
Question 12
What is the name of a measure that is equal to 42 US gallons, 158.9873 litres, or 34.9723 Imperial (UK) gallons?
A
Hogshead
B
Bushel
C
Firkin
D
Barrel
Question 12 Explanation: 
Barrel
Question 13
Who is the author of ''The Flaming Tresses of Draupadi''?
A
Prakash Kharat
B
Veerappa Moily
C
Sunita Naraain
D
Pranab Mukherjee
Question 13 Explanation: 
Veerappa Moily:President Pranab Mukherjee complimented senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily for re-telling the Mahabharata epic from the perspective of Draupadi.
Question 14
Most of the state of Nevada is in which time zone?
A
Mountain
B
Pacific
C
Eastern
D
Central
Question 14 Explanation: 
Pacific
Question 15
The Bharat Ratna holders however, come..........in the Indian order of precedence
A
7th
B
6th
C
8th
D
9th
Question 15 Explanation: 
7th:The Bharat Ratna holders however, come 7th in the Indian order of precedence(The President, The Vice-President, The Prime Minister, The State Governors, The former Presidents and the Deputy Prime Minister The Lok Sabha Speaker and Chief Justice of India)
Question 16
Where was the first IOC-run Olympics held in the 21st century?
A
Sydney, Australia
B
Salt Lake City, USA
C
Athens, Greece
D
Turin, Italy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Salt Lake City, USA
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