General knowledge quiz 1458

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Coating of Solid waste with impervious material is known as..........
A
stockpiling
B
Landfill
C
Encapsulation
D
incineration
Question 1 Explanation: 
Landfill:Solid wastes produced from coating lines are disposed of in three ways:(l) incineration, (2) landfill, and (3) stockpiling.
Question 2
Which of these Olympics races is the longest?
A
Steeplechase
B
Marathon
C
50 km walk
D
4 x 400m relay
Question 2 Explanation: 
50 km walk
Question 3
In 1971, on which island was the largest underground test of nuclear weapons ever conducted by the USA?
A
Mururoa
B
Bikini
C
Amchitka
D
Christmas
Question 3 Explanation: 
Amchitka
Question 4
What phrase refers to a person who is revealed to be different from what they had previously appeared?
A
Silver lining
B
Dark horse
C
Red herring
D
Shadowfax
Question 4 Explanation: 
Dark horse
Question 5
Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Tripura
Question 6
DIPP is working under which ministry?
A
Ministry of Commerce and Industry
B
Ministry of Home Affairs
C
Ministry of Rural Development
D
Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ministry of Commerce and Industry:Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion was established in the year 1995, and in the year 2000 Department of Industrial Development was merged with it. It is working under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.
Question 7
Sheep, which are aged by their teeth, are referred to by the number of permanent incisors that have erupted. About how old is a "six-tooth"?
A
2 to 4 years
B
1.5 to 2 years
C
1 to 1.5 years
D
2 to 3 years
Question 7 Explanation: 
2 to 3 years
Question 8
What is shared by some reptiles, amphibians, birds, fish, sharks, and many mammals but rarely by primates such as humans?
A
Broca's area
B
Levator palpebrae superioris muscle
C
Caecum
D
Nictitating membrane
Question 8 Explanation: 
Nictitating membrane
Question 9
Which of these is the title of a film made by Oliver Stone about a president of the USA?
A
40
B
D
C
W
D
K
Question 9 Explanation: 
W
Question 10
Which of these is a wine from the USA?
A
Texan lush
B
California blush
C
Virginian crush
D
New Mexican flush
Question 10 Explanation: 
California blush
Question 11
The Headquarters of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is..........
A
Vienna
B
Geneva
C
Paris
D
Rome
Question 12
Which of these cities has hosted the Winter Olympics twice?
A
Sapporo, Japan
B
Oslo, Norway
C
Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
D
Innsbruck, Austria
Question 12 Explanation: 
Innsbruck, Austria
Question 13
RBS Bank has been headquartered in..........
A
Glasgow, United Kingdom
B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
C
Skye, United Kingdom
D
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc is a British banking and insurance holding company, based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Royal Bank of Scotland will close down it's retail operations in India which will resulting in shutting down of 10 branches.
Question 14
What airport was known as "Idlewild Airport" when planned in the late 1930s, was renamed "Major General Alexander E. Anderson Airport" when construction began in 1943, then "New York International Airport, Anderson Field" when flights began in 1948, had another name change in 1963?
A
O'Hare International Airport
B
La Guardia Airport
C
John F. Kennedy International Airport
D
John Lennon Airport
Question 14 Explanation: 
John F. Kennedy International Airport
Question 15
Which line divides Isreal & Lebanon?
A
Green Line
B
Mannar haime line
C
Blue Line
D
Order Neisse Line
Question 15 Explanation: 
Blue Line
Question 16
The organic reaction represented by equation CH3-CH = O + H2NOH gives CH3-CH-NH + H2O is an example of
A
an addition reaction
B
a condensation reaction
C
an oxidation reaction
D
an elimination reaction
There are 16 questions to complete.

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