General knowledge quiz 1476

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The book titled Living with Honour:What is Easy to See is Easy to Miss is written by whom?
A
Shiv Khera
B
Jay Shankar Prasad
C
Amrita Pritam
D
G.B.Shaw
Question 1 Explanation: 
Shiv Khera:Shiv Khera's second book is Living with Honour. This is an authoritative book, filled with true-to-life examples
Question 2
Which year did the International Association of Athletics Federations first recognise a women's record in pole vault?
A
1948
B
1994
C
1962
D
1958
Question 2 Explanation: 
1994
Question 3
What is a microlight used for?
A
To examine samples under a microscope
B
To take extreme photographic close-ups
C
For powered flight
D
To tip miniature spears
Question 3 Explanation: 
For powered flight
Question 4
Beat Mandli, Daniel Deusser, Markus Beerbaum and Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum are world ranking competitors in which sport?
A
Show Jumping
B
Alpine Skiing
C
Swimming
D
Orienteering
Question 4 Explanation: 
Show Jumping
Question 5
The Galapagos Islands are in which ocean?
A
Pacific
B
Atlantic
C
Arctic
D
Indian
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pacific
Question 6
Finding its spraint means what animal has been there?
A
Raccoon
B
Otter
C
Mole
D
Eagle
Question 6 Explanation: 
Otter
Question 7
Which of the following was not one of the members of the Cabinet Mission which came to India?
A
Lord Linlithgow
B
A.V. Alexendar
C
Lord Pethick Lawrence
D
Stafford Cripps
Question 7 Explanation: 
Formulated at the initiative of Clement Attlee, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, the mission consisted of Lord Pethick-Lawrence, the Secretary of State for India, Sir Stafford Cripps, President of the Board of Trade, and A. V. Alexander, the First Lord of the Admiralty. Lord Wavell, the Viceroy of India, did not participate in every step, but was present.
Question 8
What was Ellis Island, in New York harbour, used for from 1892 to 1954?
A
Processing immigrants to the USA
B
Animal quarantine station
C
Prison
D
Casino
Question 8 Explanation: 
Processing immigrants to the USA
Question 9
If the customer deposits securities or valuables with the banker for safe custody, customer becomes a..........
A
Beneficiary
B
Creditor
C
Debtor
D
Bailee
Question 9 Explanation: 
If the customer deposits securities or valuables with the banker for safe custody, customer becomes a Beneficiary.
Question 10
What is the proper term for the # symbol, often referred to as a "number sign", "hash" or "pound sign"?
A
Quadrophone
B
Septogram
C
Octothorpe
D
Duologue
Question 10 Explanation: 
Octothorpe
Question 11
A Cheque which is torn into two or more pieces and presented for payment, such a cheque is called..........
A
Stale Cheque
B
Mutilated Cheque
C
Ante-Dated Cheque
D
Post-Dated Cheque
Question 11 Explanation: 
If a cheque is torn into two or more pieces such cheque is Mutilated Cheque. If that cheque is presented for payment, then the bank will not make payment against such a cheque without getting confirmation of the drawer.But if a cheque is torn at the corners and no material fact is erased or cancelled, the bank may make payment against such a cheque.
Question 12
The initial slogan for the American War of Independence was "No taxation without.........." what?
A
Protestation
B
Representation
C
Application
D
Aggravation
Question 12 Explanation: 
Representation
Question 13
Naina Devi, was associated with field of?
A
Social Service
B
Stage acting
C
Classical dance
D
Vocal music
Question 14
Shubhankar Sharma is related to which sport?
A
Badminton
B
Billiards
C
Shooting
D
Golf
Question 14 Explanation: 
Golf
Question 15
Tom Jones sang the theme song to which James Bond film, released in 1965?
A
You Only Live Twice
B
Live and Let Die
C
Thunderball
D
Casino Royale
Question 15 Explanation: 
Thunderball
Question 16
..........are located in the fluid that surrounds the nucleus
A
Golgi bodies
B
Ribosome
C
Mitochondria
D
Endoplasmic reticulum
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mitochondria:This genetic material is known as mitochondrial DNA or mtDNA.which are located in the fluid that surrounds the nucleus (the cytoplasm). Outside the nucleus DNA is found in mtDNA
There are 16 questions to complete.

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