General knowledge quiz 1478

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these countries is on the southern side of the Strait of Gibraltar?
A
Egypt
B
Morocco
C
Liberia
D
Portugal
Question 1 Explanation: 
Morocco
Question 2
Dunbar's Number is a proposition of what?
A
Maximum number of people with whom one can maintain a network
B
Effective working group size in the animal kingdom
C
Maximum number of people in a stable inter-personal social relationship
D
Predicted size of "friend" list on Facebook
Question 2 Explanation: 
Maximum number of people in a stable inter-personal social relationship
Question 3
FROZEN FOOD-Who discovered the first practical method of freezing food?
A
Birdseye
B
F. Rozenosh
C
G. Findus
D
R. Scott
Question 3 Explanation: 
In the 1920s Clarence Birdseye discovered that if food was flash-frozen under pressure, it would freeze without the formation of ice crystals.
Question 4
Peter Mayhew played which character in the original Star Wars trilogy ("Star Wars", "The Empire Strikes Back" & "Return of the Jedi")?
A
Darth Vader
B
Han Solo
C
Luke Skywalker
D
Chewbacca
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chewbacca
Question 5
In British history, what "House" ruled after the House of Hanover?
A
Plantagenet
B
Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
C
Stuart
D
Tudor
Question 5 Explanation: 
Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Question 6
Microphone is used to convert
A
sound waves into electrical energy
B
sound waves into light rays
C
electrical energy into sound waves
D
sound waves into magnetic currents
Question 7
What was the prize money (in $US) for the winner of the 2015 Men's World Open Squash Championship?
A
$1.2m
B
$48, 000
C
$160, 000
D
$750, 000
Question 7 Explanation: 
$48, 000
Question 8
Which of these was a famous US basketball player?
A
David Beckham
B
Dennis Rodman
C
Brett Favre
D
O J Simpson
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dennis Rodman
Question 9
What does a misanthrope dislike?
A
Women
B
Cats
C
People
D
Walking
Question 9 Explanation: 
People
Question 10
The echo is not heared at the..........due to absence of atmosphere
A
Moon
B
Earth
C
Mountains
D
Ocean
Question 10 Explanation: 
Moon:The sound waves received after being reflected from some other place is called echo. The minimum distance between the observer and reflector should be 17m.
Question 11
An "aide memoir" to known the first numbers of the constant pi can be obtained by counting the letters in each word of which of these?
A
"Good day sunshine. We all shine on. Revolution number nine."
B
"This is not fun. It is silly. It annoys me."
C
"To be or not to be, that is the question. Whether 'tis nobler."
D
"May I have a large container of coffee?" "Thank you"?
Question 11 Explanation: 
"May I have a large container of coffee?" "Thank you"?
Question 12
The idea of Justice, Social, Economic and political have been taken from the..........
A
Russian Revolution
B
French Revolution
C
British Revolution
D
Asian Revolution
Question 12 Explanation: 
Russian Revolution:The idea of Justice, Social, Economic and political have been taken from the Russian Revolution(1917)
Question 13
Which of the following is the constituency of Shri. Dr. Harsh Vardhan?
A
Hajipuri
B
Sundargarh
C
Chandni Chowk
D
Vizianagaram
Question 14
The work of French playwright Racine appears in which modern English classic by A.S. Byatt?
A
The tetralogy The Virgin in the Garden, Still Life, Babel Tower and A Whistling Woman
B
The Game
C
Ragnarok:The End of the Gods
D
The Biographer's Tale
Question 14 Explanation: 
The tetralogy The Virgin in the Garden, Still Life, Babel Tower and A Whistling Woman
Question 15
What is the world's largest cat?
A
Tiger
B
Cheetah
C
Panther
D
Lion
Question 15 Explanation: 
Tiger
Question 16
Mortgage Guarantee Company(MGC) has a minimum Net Owned Funds of..........
A
100 Crore
B
150 Crore
C
250 Crore
D
300 Crore
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mortgage Guarantee Companies(MGC) are financial institutions for which at least 90% of the business turnover is mortgage guarantee business. It has a minimum Net Owned Funds of Rs.100 Crore.
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