General knowledge quiz 1460

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The band Aqua, well-known for their chart-topping single "Barbie Girl", released three albums-Aquarium in 1997, Aquarius in 2000 and which other?
A
Megalomania
B
How R U Doin?
C
Playmate to Jesus
D
Cartoon Heroes
Question 1 Explanation: 
Megalomania
Question 2
Who married Jay-Z in New York City on 4 April 2008?
A
Jennifer Lopez
B
Kelly Rowland
C
LeToya Luckett
D
Beyonce Knowles
Question 2 Explanation: 
Beyonce Knowles
Question 3
What is the currency of Czech Republic?
A
Kuna(HRK)
B
Czech koruna(CZK)
C
Danish krone(DKK)
D
Euro(EUR)
Question 3 Explanation: 
Czech koruna(CZK) Capital:Prague
Question 4
What was the name of Canada's first woman Prime Minister?
A
Golda Meir
B
Helen Clark
C
Margaret Thatcher
D
Kim Campbell
Question 4 Explanation: 
Kim Campbell
Question 5
Three members of which family, between 1781 and 1850, discovered Uranus, compiled a star catalogue, mapped all the stars in the Northern hemisphere and founded an observatory to map those in the Southern?
A
Planck
B
Herschel
C
Newton
D
Galileo
Question 5 Explanation: 
Herschel
Question 6
Salt bridges used to..........
A
transfer Ions
B
oxidation
C
reduction
D
decarboxylation
Question 6 Explanation: 
transfer Ions:The purpose of a salt bridge is to transfer ions by connecting the two half-cells
Question 7
What is the name of the short bar with weights at each end that is sometimes used by bodybuilders?
A
Dumb-bell
B
Dumb-show
C
Dum-dum
D
Dumb-found
Question 7 Explanation: 
Dumb-bell
Question 8
Inflation redistributes income and wealth in favour of
A
Higher income groups
B
Middle Income groups
C
Lower Income Groups
D
All of these
Question 8 Explanation: 
Inflation redistributes income and wealth in favour of Higher income groups taxable at higher rates of income tax
Question 9
What name was given to the predominant type of 20th-century battleship, with an 'all-big-gun' armament & steam turbine propulsion, that was named after the first of the kind, launched by the Royal Navy in 1906?
A
Frayed-knot
B
Fearnowt
C
Whistlenow
D
Dreadnought
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dreadnought
Question 10
Unit rate of reaction is..........
A
Moles dm-1 sec-1
B
Moles dm-1 sec-2
C
Moles dm-3 sec-2
D
Moles dm-3 sec-1
Question 10 Explanation: 
Moles dm-3 sec-1:Unit rate of reaction is Moles dm-3 sec-1
Question 11
Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe were better known as what when they hit #1 in 1984 in the UK, Canada and the USA?
A
Pet Shop Boys
B
Tears For Fears
C
Milli Vanilli
D
Bananarama
Question 11 Explanation: 
Pet Shop Boys
Question 12
Pramod Kapoor is the author of which of the following book?
A
India 2016 and Bharat 2016
B
Transendence
C
An Illustrated Biography:Gandhi
D
A Kingdom For His Love
Question 12 Explanation: 
An Illustrated Biography:Gandhi:Gandhi:An Illustrated Biography authored by Pramod Kapoor. It is a biography of Mahatma Gandhi who played a key role in Indian independence movement.
Question 13
Which city will get India's first 'freight village'?
A
Varanasi
B
Jaipur
C
Bengaluru
D
Kolkata
Question 13 Explanation: 
Varanasi will get India's first 'freight village' spread over around 100 acres. The plan to set up this project close to the upcoming multi-mode terminal along the Ganga has attracted major players including Dubai Port World and IL&FS.
Question 14
In which decade was Elvis Presley born?
A
1910s
B
1930s
C
1950s
D
1960s
Question 14 Explanation: 
1930s
Question 15
Which of these is Judy Garland's daughter?
A
Bette Midler
B
Barbra Streisand
C
Liza Minnelli
D
Debbie Reynolds
Question 15 Explanation: 
Liza Minnelli
Question 16
When were the first Winter Paralympics held?
A
1974
B
1988
C
1960
D
1976
Question 16 Explanation: 
1976
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