General knowledge quiz 1506

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In February 2016 the king of which country switched on the first phase of what is planned to be the world's largest concentrated solar power plant when completed?
A
Bahrain
B
Spain
C
Jordan
D
Morocco
Question 1 Explanation: 
Morocco
Question 2
What are the Vendee Globe, Clipper and Volvo?
A
Round the world yacht races
B
Corners in the Brands Hatch Formula One circuit
C
Brands of basketball balls
D
Hubcaps
Question 2 Explanation: 
Round the world yacht races
Question 3
When did London first host an Olympic Games?
A
1922
B
1908
C
1952
D
1934
Question 3 Explanation: 
1908
Question 4
What type of creature is a taipan?
A
Bird
B
Frog
C
Snake
D
Monkey
Question 4 Explanation: 
Snake
Question 5
The first step to getting output from a laser is to excite an active medium. What is this process called?
A
Pumping
B
Exciting
C
Priming
D
Raising
Question 5 Explanation: 
A collection of atoms or molecules that can be excited to a higher energy state is called an active medium. Before lasing can occur, the active media is "pumped". The process of raising the atoms in the active media from a lower energy state to a higher state is like pumping water up from a well.
Question 6
Where did the cartoon character "Casper" first appear?
A
All Star Comics
B
A film, "The Friendly Ghost"
C
The New Yorker
D
San Francisco Chronicle
Question 6 Explanation: 
A film, "The Friendly Ghost"
Question 7
Quitline is a system of centres to help people to quit what?
A
Eating meat
B
Sexual addiction
C
Tobacco or alcohol
D
Sugar
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tobacco or alcohol
Question 8
Which of these ailments affects the throat?
A
Pericarditis
B
Quincy
C
Fibromyalgia
D
Arthritis
Question 8 Explanation: 
Quincy
Question 9
In 2006, Michelle Bachelet became the first female president of which country?
A
Chile
B
Argentina
C
Mexico
D
Brazil
Question 9 Explanation: 
Chile
Question 10
The storms or frontal systems develop where
A
air is rising
B
atmospheric pressure is low
C
at the equator and in the mid-latitudes
D
All of the above
Question 11
Baffin Bay is on which continent?
A
Asia
B
South America
C
Europe
D
North America
Question 11 Explanation: 
North America
Question 12
Which English all-female pop trio based in London, consisting of Heidi Range, Amelle Berrabah and Jade Ewen, was formed in 1998 by original members Siobhan Donaghy, Mutya Buena and Keisha Buchanan?
A
Destiny's Child
B
The Dixie Chicks
C
Beverley Sisters
D
Sugababes
Question 12 Explanation: 
Sugababes
Question 13
Which Welsh mountain system runs from the Black Mountains to Snowdon?
A
Cambrian
B
Caledonian
C
Black country
D
Pennines
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cambrian
Question 14
Which of these Canadian provinces is landlocked?
A
Alberta
B
British Columbia
C
Manitoba
D
Ontario
Question 14 Explanation: 
Alberta
Question 15
Which of these is the surname of two sisters who are tennis champions?
A
Scissor
B
Woods
C
Williams
D
Bronte
Question 15 Explanation: 
Williams
Question 16
Minimum limit of RTGS is..........
A
1 lakh
B
2 lakh
C
1.5 lakh
D
3 lakh
Question 16 Explanation: 
2 lakh:RTGS Minimum limit is 2 Lakhs and maximum limit is 5 Lakhs
There are 16 questions to complete.

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