General knowledge quiz 1559

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is the constituent of tear gas
A
Ether
B
Chloropicrin
C
Ethanol
D
Ethane
Question 1 Explanation: 
Chloropicrin:Chloropicrin, a component of tear gas, is used as a warning agent.
Question 2
Where is the land with the lowest elevation in South America?
A
Sechura Depression, Peru
B
Laguna del Carbon, Argentina
C
Mount Obama, Antigua
D
Crocus Hill, Anguilla
Question 2 Explanation: 
Laguna del Carbon, Argentina
Question 3
A short-term loan that is taken out until permanent financing can be arranged is known as
A
Evergreening loan
B
Caveat loan
C
Bad loan
D
Loan deficit
Question 3 Explanation: 
Caveat loan:Caveat loan-A short-term loan that is taken out until permanent financing can be arranged. Also called swing loan.
Question 4
Knesset is the parliament of..........
A
Iran
B
Iraq
C
Israel
D
Italy
Question 4 Explanation: 
Israel:The Knesset is the unicameral national legislature of Israel
Question 5
The endocrine glands secrete their products directly into what rather than through a duct?
A
Skin
B
Mouth
C
Blood stream
D
Stomach
Question 5 Explanation: 
Blood stream
Question 6
Which 1936 children's book was labelled a pacifist manifesto, banned at the time in Spain, burned as propaganda in Nazi Germany, but granted privileged status by Stalin as the only non-communist children's book allowed in Poland?
A
Swallows and Amazons
B
The Story of Ferdinand
C
The Yearling
D
The Story of Babar
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Story of Ferdinand
Question 7
Sattal or Sat Tal Lake is located in..........
A
Uttarakhand
B
Assam
C
Sikkim
D
Karnataka
Question 8
In 1508-9 the British-born Venetian explorer Sebastian Cabot led one of the first European expeditions to the north of North America to find what?
A
The Arctic Circle
B
Hudson Bay
C
Greenland
D
Northwest Passage
Question 8 Explanation: 
Northwest Passage
Question 9
Which of these Walt Disney Feature Animation films was the last to be released?
A
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
B
Pocahontas
C
Hercules
D
The Lion King
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hercules
Question 10
Mamatha Poojary related to..........
A
Hockey
B
kabaddi
C
Golf
D
Cricket
Question 11
Kurt Wiese (1887-1974) was born in Germany, lived in China, was a prisoner of war in Japan and Australia, moved to Brazil after the end of WW I, then the USA in 1927, and is well-known as what?
A
Sculptor
B
Travel writer
C
Diplomat
D
Illustrator and writer of children's books
Question 11 Explanation: 
Illustrator and writer of children's books
Question 12
For what was the Italian Enrico Caruso famous?
A
Building luxury cars
B
Manufacturing violins
C
Opera singing
D
Leading an attack on Carthage
Question 12 Explanation: 
Opera singing
Question 13
Wankhede Stadium is located in which of the following state?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
West Bengal
C
Maharashtra
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 13 Explanation: 
Maharashtra:The Wankhede Stadium is a cricket stadium in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The stadium now has capacity of 33, 108, following renovations for the 2011 Cricket World Cup.
Question 14
When was Lord Buddha born?
A
586 BC
B
1000 BC
C
560 BC
D
750 BC
Question 15
ZED stands for..........
A
Zero Defect, Zero Effect
B
Zero Effect, Defect
C
Zero Effect, Zero Defect
D
Zero Deficient, Zero Efficient
Question 15 Explanation: 
Zero Defect, Zero Effect:Under the scheme, MSME sector is urged to make products with ''Zero Defect'' and ''Zero Effect'' on the environment, thus improving the brand image of the country.
Question 16
Who was the first Indian to win an individual medal in Olympics?
A
Milkha Singh
B
P.T.Usha
C
Karnam Malleshwari
D
K.Jadhav
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mr. Khashaba Dadasaheb Jadhav or KD Jadhav, widely known as 'Pocket Dynamo', was independent India's first individual Olympic medalist when he won the freestyle wrestling bronze medal at the 1952 Helsinki Games
There are 16 questions to complete.

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