General knowledge quiz 1602

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who is called as 'Father of Antiseptic Surgery'?
A
W.J.Kolf
B
Robert Koch
C
Joseph Lister
D
Ian Donald
Question 1 Explanation: 
Joseph Lister:Joseph Lister did not discover a new drug but he did make the like between lack of cleanliness in hospitals and deaths after operations. For this reason, he is known as the 'Father of Antiseptic Surgery'.
Question 2
Deposits under Foreign Currency Non-Resident(FCNR) scheme can be accepted for a minimum of..........
A
Six months
B
Three months
C
One year
D
15 days
Question 2 Explanation: 
The deposits should be accepted under the Foreign Currency Non-Resident(FCNR) Scheme for the following maturity periods:One year and above but less than two years Two years and above but less than three years Three years and above but less than four years Four years and above but less than five years Five years only
Question 3
What comics series, created by writer Pierre Christin and artist Jean-Claude Mezieres, first published in the magazine "Pilote" in 1967, reached its final instalment in 2010?
A
Tintin
B
Asterix
C
Valerian and Laureline
D
Emmeline
Question 3 Explanation: 
Valerian and Laureline
Question 4
Which of these is a type of knot?
A
Grandpa
B
Aunty
C
Granny
D
Uncle
Question 4 Explanation: 
Granny
Question 5
Who brought together dramatist W. S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan and nurtured their collaboration on 13 operas from "Trial by Jury" (1875) to "The Grand Duke, or The Statutory Duel" (1896)?
A
Frederick Savoy
B
Richard D'Oyly Carte
C
Sarah Bernhardt
D
Winston Churchill
Question 5 Explanation: 
Richard D'Oyly Carte
Question 6
In Greek mythology Argus Panoptes, guardian of the heifer-nymph Io and son of Arestor, was a primordial giant described as having multiple, often one hundred, what?
A
Heads
B
Legs
C
Eyes
D
Ears
Question 6 Explanation: 
Eyes
Question 7
What is another name for "mother of pearl"?
A
Nacre
B
Jet
C
Turquoise
D
Jade
Question 7 Explanation: 
Nacre
Question 8
What can be described as a "stout cotton fustian made with a pile so cut as to leave a ridged surface in the direction of the warp"?
A
Tulle
B
Velvet
C
Corduroy
D
Denim
Question 8 Explanation: 
Corduroy
Question 9
Which of these is not one of meanings of the word "scotch"?
A
To maim
B
To quash
C
A wedge
D
A tax
Question 9 Explanation: 
A tax
Question 10
In the UK, there is an annual celebration held on the evening of 5 November. What event does it commemorate?
A
The crowning of a King
B
A British military defeat
C
An attempt to blow up a building, a King and a Parliament
D
The end of a war
Question 10 Explanation: 
An attempt to blow up a building, a King and a Parliament
Question 11
IMBAX-2017 is the bilateral military exercise between India and which other country?
A
Nepal
B
Srilanka
C
China
D
Myanmar
Question 11 Explanation: 
First India-Myanmar bilateral military exercise 2017(IMBAX-2017) begun on November 20, 2017 in Umroi in Meghalaya. IMBAX-2017 will continue till November 25, 2017. This exercise is being held to train Myanmar's army delegation for participation in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations (UNPKO). IMBAX-2017 is being conducted at the recently created Joint Training Node of the Indian Army at Umroi, which is situated 30km away from Meghalaya capital's Shillong. 15 officers from Myanmar Army and 16 officers from the Indian Army are taking part in IMBAX-2017.
Question 12
Who was shot by Valery Solanas on 3 June 1968?
A
Larry Hagman
B
John Lennon
C
Ronald Reagan
D
Andy Warhol
Question 12 Explanation: 
Andy Warhol
Question 13
Billy Bowden is an official in what sport?
A
Soccer
B
Cricket
C
American football
D
Basketball
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cricket
Question 14
Jalpaiguri nickname is..........
A
City of Hospitality
B
City of Eastern Astrology
C
City of Rallies
D
Ruhr of India
Question 14 Explanation: 
City of Hospitality:City of Hospitality. Jalpaiguri is located in West Bengal... of the North Bengal region. It lies 42 kilometers away from Siliguri which is its twin city.'
Question 15
What is a nickname for Australia?
A
Up n under
B
Down under
C
Kingswood Downs
D
The Netherlands
Question 15 Explanation: 
Down under
Question 16
What is a background which scientists Marie and Pierre Curie, writer Marguerite Duras, churchman Thomas Aquinas, actor Bill Murray and lawyer and politician Christine Lagarde all share?
A
They all had a daughter named Irene
B
They are all alumni of the Sorbonne (the University of Paris)
C
Their first choice of career was in visual art
D
They all have an overwhelming fear of cats
Question 16 Explanation: 
They are all alumni of the Sorbonne (the University of Paris)
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