General knowledge quiz 1594

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who was elected as the first Sikh mayor of US city?
A
Stan Polovet
B
Ravinder Singh
C
Maxyne Singh
D
Anish Kapoor
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ravinder Singh Bhalla has become the first ever Sikh mayor of New Jersey's Hoboken city. He is the first Sikh to hold elected office in New Jersey. Within days of being associated with ''terrorism'' in a flyer during the run up to the mayoral election, Ravinder Singh Bhalla has become the first Sikh mayor of Hoboken city of New Jersey in the US.
Question 2
Where are the Balearic Islands?
A
Caspian Sea
B
Caribbean Sea
C
Tasman Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mediterranean Sea
Question 3
Atmosphere contains huge numbers of solid and liquid particles, collectively called as
A
Aerolite
B
Aerosols
C
Aerobic
D
Aeroduct
Question 3 Explanation: 
Aerosols:Aerosols are minute particles suspended in the atmosphere.
Question 4
British actor Malcolm McDowell featured in which 1971 film, hailed as brilliant and dangerous, a landmark in the relaxation of control on violence in the cinema, a dystopian nightmare, and a hit in the USA and France, but was withdrawn in the UK in 1973 because of copycat violence?
A
The Godfather
B
The Wild Bunch
C
A Clockwork Orange
D
The Shining
Question 4 Explanation: 
A Clockwork Orange
Question 5
The Great wall is located in..........
A
West China
B
East China
C
South China
D
North China
Question 5 Explanation: 
North China:The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials, generally built along an east-to-west line across the historical northern borders of China to protect the Chinese states and empires against the raids and invasions of the various nomadic groups of the Eurasian Steppe.
Question 6
Fastest shorthand writer was
A
Dr. G. D. Bist
B
J.R.D. Tata
C
J.M. Tagore
D
Khudada Khan
Question 7
What causes a cornstarch and water or juice mixture to thicken when it is brought to the boil?
A
The starch is a catalyst for chemical change in the water or juice
B
The proteins in the starch form closer bonds
C
Re-formation of starch molecules into new and denser compounds
D
Starch granules burst, and long-chain starch molecules leach out and form a network
Question 7 Explanation: 
Starch granules burst, and long-chain starch molecules leach out and form a network
Question 8
The Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) to be set up in which state of India?
A
Maharashtra
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Karnataka
D
West Bengal
Question 8 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh:The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of an Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
Question 9
Which of the following is the headquarters of World Trade Organisation (WTO)?
A
New York
B
Geneva
C
Madrid
D
Paris
Question 10
..........is called as Herbal Indian Doctor
A
Honey
B
Amla
C
Mint
D
Neem
Question 10 Explanation: 
Amla:Amla is called as Herbal Indian Doctor
Question 11
Which is the largest Zoo in the World?
A
San Diego Zoo
B
Moscow Zoo
C
Etosha Reserve
D
Columbus Zoo
Question 11 Explanation: 
Etosha Reserve:The Etosha Reserve in South-West Africa is the world largest Zoo
Question 12
What type of creature can be called earth, round, flat, butt, arrow, jaw, horsehair, ribbon, velvet, horseshoe, peanut and tape?
A
Worm
B
Cricket
C
Beetle
D
Fly
Question 12 Explanation: 
Worm
Question 13
Periodic Table was invented by..........
A
Gay Lussac
B
Pavel Schilling
C
Dmitri Mendeleev
D
R.A. Millikan
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dmitri Mendeleev:IN 1863 he formulated the Periodic Law, created his own version of the periodic table of elements, and used it to correct the properties of some already discovered elements and also to predict the properties of eight elements yet to be discovered.
Question 14
Who was the King of Thailand from 1946 to 2016?
A
Surayud Chulanont
B
Abhisit Vejjajiva
C
Thaksin Shinawatra
D
Bhumibol Adulyadej
Question 14 Explanation: 
Bhumibol Adulyadej
Question 15
The molecule which has the highest percentage of ionic character among the following is
A
HI
B
HF
C
HCI
D
HBr
Question 16
The hazards of radiation belts include
A
deterioration of electronic circuits
B
damage of solar cells of spacecraft
C
adverse effect on living organisms
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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