General knowledge quiz 1600

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
A group of what creatures is called an "array"?
A
Peacocks
B
Hedgehogs
C
Bower birds
D
Spiny anteaters
Question 1 Explanation: 
Hedgehogs
Question 2
An opthalmologist treats disorders of what part of the body?
A
Eyes
B
Ears
C
Nose
D
Throat
Question 2 Explanation: 
Eyes
Question 3
Ordo Virtutum composed in 1151 and thought to be one of the oldest pieces of liturgical drama, set to music and arguably the oldest surviving morality play, was written by whom?
A
Odo of Cluny
B
Pope Gregory I
C
Hildegard of Bingen
D
Hucbald
Question 3 Explanation: 
Hildegard of Bingen
Question 4
Which of the following lines divide India and Pakistan?
A
McMohan Line
B
Durand Line
C
Line of Control
D
Line of Actual Control
Question 4 Explanation: 
Line of Control
Question 5
Which area, which translates as "the land of five rivers", is on the border between India and Pakistan?
A
Punjab
B
Assam
C
Kerala
D
Lahore
Question 5 Explanation: 
Punjab
Question 6
The senate was the governing body of which of these empires?
A
Greek
B
Mongol
C
British
D
Roman
Question 6 Explanation: 
Roman
Question 7
In which country are the cities of Bishkek, Batken, Karakol, Naryn, Osh and Jalal-Abad?
A
Kyrgyzstan
B
Kazakhsta
C
Uzbekistan
D
Tajikistan
Question 7 Explanation: 
Kyrgyzstan
Question 8
..........was by Zacharias Janssen
A
Microprocessor
B
Micro Scope
C
Micro phone
D
Micro wave oven
Question 8 Explanation: 
Micro Scope:Zacharias Janssen was a Dutch spectacle-maker from Middelburg associated with the invention of the first optical telescope. Janssen is sometimes also credited for inventing the first truly compound microscope.
Question 9
The Equitable Life Assurance Building in New York City, built in 1870, and 130 feet (40 m) high, was the first office building to be equipped with what?
A
Fire escapes
B
Fire alarms
C
False ceiling
D
Passenger elevators
Question 9 Explanation: 
Passenger elevators
Question 10
..........is a person to whom the payment is to be made by the bank
A
Drawer
B
Payee
C
Drawee
D
All of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
Payee:A check is a draft signed by the party to be charged (the drawer), ordering a bank (the drawee), to pay a specified sum, on demand, to a party (the payee).
Question 11
The Pax Mongolica which influenced Mongolia, China and a large swathe of Eurasia as far westward as Hungary in the 13th and 14th centuries CE owed its force to what?
A
Treaties by Grand Prince Alexander Nevsky and his dynasty
B
Conquests by Emperor Zhu and the Ming dynasty
C
Trading through the Silk Road
D
Conquests by Genghis Khan and his successors
Question 11 Explanation: 
Conquests by Genghis Khan and his successors
Question 12
The SI unit of Pressure is..........
A
light year
B
candela
C
watt
D
pascal
Question 12 Explanation: 
pascal:Pressure-the effect of a force applied to a surface-is a derived unit, obtained from combining base units. The unit of pressure in the SI system is the pascal (Pa), defined as a force of one Newton per square meter
Question 13
What is traditionally thrown into the Trevi Fountain, Rome
A
Bathwater
B
Children
C
Cats
D
Coins
Question 13 Explanation: 
Coins
Question 14
The United Nations Atomic Energy Commission (UNAEC) was founded on 24 January 1946 by..........of the United Nations General Assembly resolution
A
Resolution 1
B
Resolution 2
C
Resolution 3
D
Resolution 4
Question 14 Explanation: 
Resolution 1:The United Nations Atomic Energy Commission (UNAEC) was founded on 24 January 1946 by Resolution 1 of the United Nations General Assembly resolution ''to deal with the problems raised by the discovery of atomic energy. HQ-New York, USA
Question 15
What name was given by Barbarossa to his empire in 1156 that was applied to various territories until it was dissolved in 1806 by the resignation of Francis II of Austria?
A
Solute States
B
Barbarossan Empire
C
Austrian Empire
D
Holy Roman Empire
Question 15 Explanation: 
Holy Roman Empire
Question 16
National Commission to Review the Working of the Constitution(NCRWC) report in..........recommended to implement the Justice Verma Committee recommendations
A
2000
B
2002
C
2012
D
2010
Question 16 Explanation: 
2002:National Commission to review the working of the Constitution also known as Justice Venkatachaliah Commission was set by NDA Government of India led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee on 22 February 2000 for suggesting possible amendments to the Constitution of India.It summit report in 2002 recommended to implement the Justice Verma Committee recommendations
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