General knowledge quiz 1598

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Vadiwale Dam, is an earthfill dam on..........river
A
Fattepur
B
Khobragadi
C
Banas
D
Kundali
Question 2
The Great Salt Lake, in the north of the US state of Utah, is the largest salt lake in the western hemisphere. What is the approximate average salinity of its main basin, Gilbert Bay?
A
3.50%
B
33.70%
C
13%
D
45%
Question 2 Explanation: 
13%
Question 3
Where is the shelf of muscle in the human body known as the diaphragm?
A
Behind the knees
B
At the back of the neck
C
Below the rib cage
D
Across the shoulders
Question 3 Explanation: 
Below the rib cage
Question 4
Which of the following is the capital city of Mongolia?
A
Malabo
B
Tirana
C
Prague
D
Ulaanbaatar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ulaanbaatar
Question 5
Who was a British political reformer, writer and politician, noted for her long-standing championship of the Single Transferable Vote system of elections who is the author (1974) of "How Democracies Vote", a standard reference work on electoral systems?
A
Enid Lakeman
B
Joan Fry Lakeman
C
Atalie Colman
D
Natalie Wood
Question 5 Explanation: 
Enid Lakeman
Question 6
What is the duration of football match?
A
Two 15 minute period with a reset at half time
B
Two 25 minute period with a reset at half time
C
Two 35 minute period with a reset at half time
D
Two 45 minute period with a reset at half time
Question 7
Which state Government hosted the Society for Nuclear Medicine International Conference (SNMICON) 2017?
A
Bihar
B
Goa
C
Maharashtra
D
New Delhi
Question 7 Explanation: 
49th Annual Conference of the Society of Nuclear Medicine-India-SNMICON 2017 is held in New Delhi. Subhash Ramrao Bhamre, Minister of State for Defence inaugurated SNMICON 2017. SNMICON 2017 provides a unique platform for higher-level scientific discussions in the field of molecular imaging and targeted radionuclide therapy. Speakers from organizations like Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences (INMAS), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) etc. are participating in SNMICON 2017.
Question 8
Roger Federer failed to reach the men's singles final at Wimbledon in 2010. When was the previous time that he had failed to do so?
A
2000
B
2002
C
1998
D
2006
Question 8 Explanation: 
2002
Question 9
The early kings of Scotland are buried on which island?
A
Anglesea
B
Skye
C
Mull of Kintyre
D
Iona
Question 9 Explanation: 
Iona
Question 10
The religion of Afghanistan is
A
Islam
B
Buddhism
C
Hinduism
D
Christianity
Question 11
Which of the following country is not a member of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership(RCEP)?
A
Singapore
B
Nepal
C
Japan
D
Mynamar
Question 11 Explanation: 
Nepal
Question 12
As at 2February 2015, when she won No 1 ranking in women's professional golf, what age was Lydia Ko?
A
18
B
17
C
19
D
20
Question 12 Explanation: 
17
Question 13
The Valley of flowers located in which state?
A
Rajasthan
B
Assam
C
Uttarakhand
D
Bihar
Question 13 Explanation: 
Uttarakhand:Valley of Flowers National Park is an Indian national park, located in West Himalaya, in the state of Uttarakhand and is known for its meadows of endemic alpine flowers and the variety of flora. This Reserve is in the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves since 2004.
Question 14
The composer of the tone poem for orchestra, "Danse Macabre", is also known for what composition?
A
Symphonie Fantastique
B
Peter and the Wolf
C
The Carnival of the Animals
D
Marche Funebre
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Carnival of the Animals
Question 15
Which state government has launched a mobile app 'People First' for citizens?
A
Karnataka
B
Maharashtra
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 15 Explanation: 
N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, has launched 'People First' mobile application at the Collectors' conference in Vijayawada. The app will empower citizens with real-time governance. It will keep the citizens updated with the latest schemes and services of the government and the users will also be able to use the app for registering their complaints.
Question 16
January 26th is observed as..........
A
International Customs Day
B
National Youth Day
C
International Consumers Day
D
World Laughter Day
Question 16 Explanation: 
International Customs Day:January 26th-International Customs Day Annually held on January 26, International Customs Day (ICD) recognizes the role of custom officials and agencies in maintaining border security. It focuses on the working conditions and challenges that customs officers face in their jobs.
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