General knowledge quiz 1579

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What was the arbalest which came into use in Europe in the 10th and 11th centuries?
A
A missile launcher on the principle of the crossbow
B
An early type of gun
C
A musical instrument
D
A dress
Question 1 Explanation: 
A missile launcher on the principle of the crossbow
Question 2
..........is the parliament of Nepal
A
Rashtriya Panchayat
B
Great National Assembly
C
The Congress
D
National Parliament
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rashtriya Panchayat:Rastriya Panchayat was the official legislature (parliament) (parliament) during the Panchayat regime of Nepal that effectively functioned from 1960 to 1990.
Question 3
The deset Namib is located in which country?
A
North America
B
South America
C
South Africa
D
North Chile
Question 3 Explanation: 
South Africa:The Namib is a coastal desert in southern Africa. The name Namib is of Nama origin and means ''vast place''.
Question 4
What is the main product of photosynthesis in plants?
A
Nitrogen
B
Carbon dioxide
C
Hydrogen
D
Oxygen
Question 4 Explanation: 
Oxygen
Question 5
Which river is recognises as India's first living entity?
A
Ganga
B
Saraswati
C
Indus
D
Tapti
Question 5 Explanation: 
Ganga
Question 6
First battle of Tarain was held in..........
A
1190
B
1181
C
1191
D
1196
Question 6 Explanation: 
1191:The Battles of Tarain, also known as the Battles of Taraori, were fought in 1191and 1192 near the town of Tarain (Taraori), near Thanesar in present-day Haryana, between a Ghurid force led by Mu'izz al-Din and a Chauhan Rajput army led by Prithviraj Chauhan.
Question 7
In the 1968 feature film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, of what country is Baron Bomburst the tyrant ruler?
A
Gotham
B
Lilliput
C
Utopia
D
Vulgaria
Question 7 Explanation: 
Vulgaria
Question 8
Which of these was nationalised in 1956?
A
Persian oil fields
B
Panama Canal
C
British Railways
D
Suez Canal
Question 8 Explanation: 
Suez Canal
Question 9
Who became the World Superbike Champion in 2005?
A
Neil Hodgson
B
Troy Corser
C
Carl Fogarty
D
Troy Bayliss
Question 9 Explanation: 
Troy Corser
Question 10
The Public Distribution System (PDS) is operated under the responsibility of..........
A
State
B
Central
C
Both State & Central
D
Public Work Department
Question 10 Explanation: 
Both State & Central:PDS is operated under the joint responsibility of the Central and the State Governments. The Central Government, through Food Corporation of India (FCI), has assumed the responsibility for procurement, storage, transportation and bulk allocation of food grains to the State Governments. The operational responsibility including allocation within State, identification of eligible families, issue of Ration Cards and supervision of the functioning of Fair Price Shops (FPSs) etc., rest with the State Governments.
Question 11
What does AM mean?
A
Angelo marconi
B
Anno median
C
Amplitude modulation
D
Amperes
Question 11 Explanation: 
Amplitude modulation was the first type to be used in radio. It works well with HF and morse code.
Question 12
Queen Salote Tubou ruled over which country from 1918 to 1965?
A
Tonga
B
Netherlands
C
Romania
D
Sweden
Question 12 Explanation: 
Tonga
Question 13
What NHL goaltender has the most career wins?
A
Grant Fuhr
B
Patrick Roy
C
Chris Osgood
D
Mike Vernon
Question 14
Who was the king of Iraq from 1921 to 1933?
A
Faisal Husseini
B
Faisal bin Al Hussein Bin Ali El-Hashemi
C
Rashid Ali al-Gaylani
D
Ghazi bin Faisal
Question 14 Explanation: 
Faisal bin Al Hussein Bin Ali El-Hashemi
Question 15
Dave Hyatt and Blake Ross are the founder of..........
A
Facebook
B
Twitter
C
Mozila Firefox
D
Google
Question 15 Explanation: 
Mozila Firefox:Blake Aaron Ross is an American Software Engineer who is best known for his work as the co-creator of the Mozilla Firefox internet browser with Dave Hyatt.
Question 16
How many degrees are in the internal angles of a regular hexagon?
A
180
B
90
C
120
D
135
Question 16 Explanation: 
120
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