General knowledge quiz 1485

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Shah Jahan directed the construction of which from 1632 to 1648?
A
Vivekananda Rock Memorial
B
Global Vipassana Pagoda
C
India Gate
D
Taj Mahal
Question 1 Explanation: 
Taj Mahal
Question 2
Which country between the Andes mountain range and the Atlantic Ocean has borders with Paraguay, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay?
A
Abu Dhabi
B
Guatemala
C
Somalia
D
Argentina
Question 2 Explanation: 
Argentina
Question 3
Which piece on a chessboard can move only one space in any direction?
A
King
B
Pawn
C
Bishop
D
Queen
Question 3 Explanation: 
King
Question 4
Since 2005 what classification is more commonly to the astronomical body Pluto?
A
Conundrum
B
Asteroid
C
Planet
D
Dwarf planet
Question 4 Explanation: 
Dwarf planet
Question 5
Which motor is NOT suitable for use as a DC machine?
A
Permanent magnet motor
B
Series motor
C
Squirrel cage motor
D
Synchronous motor
Question 5 Explanation: 
The squirrel cage motor is the only one without any connection to the armature.
Question 6
Who is a saxophone player from Slaton, Texas, who has performed with musicians such as Bobby Vee, Buddy Holly, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton and Joe Cocker's Mad Dogs and Englishmen?
A
Mike Bloomfield
B
Elvin Bishop
C
Bobby Keys
D
Michael Stipe
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bobby Keys
Question 7
According to the Bible, which Moabitess married Boaz in Jerusalem and had two sons, Jesse and David?
A
Mary
B
Naomi
C
Jezebel
D
Ruth
Question 7 Explanation: 
Ruth
Question 8
Who is the engineer and inventor of the noise reduction system known as Dolby NR and a co-inventor of video tape recording while at Ampex?
A
Ray Dolby
B
Les Paul
C
Colin Echo
D
Rudolph Hiss
Question 8 Explanation: 
Ray Dolby
Question 9
The Eusebio de Queiros Law passed in 1850 in Brazil did what?
A
Formally established the Republic of Brazil
B
Established Rio de Janeiro as the seat of the Portuguese Empire
C
Abolished the international slave trade in Brazil
D
Declared war on the USA
Question 9 Explanation: 
Abolished the international slave trade in Brazil
Question 10
..........is a transfer of property to its real owner, once the loan or mortgage is paid off.
A
Reconveyance
B
Repossession
C
Recurring Billing
D
Revalidation
Question 10 Explanation: 
The transfer of real property that takes place when a mortgage is fully paid off and the land is returned to the owner free from the former debt.
Question 11
The President of Egypt is elected for a..........term
A
six-year
B
Five Year
C
Four Year
D
Seven Year
Question 11 Explanation: 
six-year:Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is preparing to amend his country's constitution to extend his term as president to six years from the constitutionally mandated four years.
Question 12
Nati is a dance form of which Indian state?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
UttarPradesh
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh
Question 13
What was the capital of West Germany from 1945 to 1999?
A
Bonn
B
Berlin
C
Hamburg
D
Dresden
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bonn
Question 14
On October 20th is observed as..........
A
Human Rights Day
B
National Postal Day
C
National Press Day
D
National Solidarity Day
Question 14 Explanation: 
National Solidarity Day:On October 20th is observed as National Solidarity Day to mark the day china attacked India
Question 15
The fifteen elements with atomic numbers 57 to 71, which includes Lanthanum (La), Cerium (Ce), Praseodymium (Pr), Neodymium (Nd), Promethium (Pm), Europium (Eu), Erbium (Er), Thulium (Tm), Ytterbium (Yb) and Lutetium (Lu), are known as what?
A
Lanthanoid series
B
Noble gases
C
Antibiotics
D
Halogens
Question 15 Explanation: 
Lanthanoid series
Question 16
Which device can be used to store charge?
A
Transistor
B
Diode
C
Capacitor
D
Resistor
Question 16 Explanation: 
Can be used in filtering circuits, also.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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