General knowledge quiz 1603

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
If input frequency of a full wave rectifier be n, then output frequency would be
A
n/2
B
n
C
2n
D
n/4
Question 1 Explanation: 
2n:If input frequency of a full wave rectifier be n, then output frequency would be 2n
Question 2
Pravin Amre and Vinod Kambli played for which province in South Africa?
A
Border
B
Boland
C
Griqualand West
D
Gauteng
Question 2 Explanation: 
Like Sachin Tendulkar, both Kambli and Amre were coached by Ramakanth Achrekar and played for Mumbai and India.
Question 3
Which of these is a professional boxer who became world heavyweight champion in 1962 by knocking out Floyd Patterson in the first round?
A
Sonny Liston
B
Sonny Bono
C
Sunny Side
D
Sunny Brooke
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sonny Liston
Question 4
What genre is the TV series "Taggart"?
A
Travel
B
Detective
C
Romcom
D
Cooking
Question 4 Explanation: 
Detective
Question 5
..........is the currency of the Gambia
A
Yen
B
Dirham
C
Peso
D
Dalasi
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dalasi:Gambia-Banjul(Capital) and Dalasi(Currency)
Question 6
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium is a multipurpose sports arena hosting football and other sporting events is located in..........
A
Kolkata
B
Hyderabad
C
Delhi
D
Mumbai
Question 6 Explanation: 
Delhi:Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Delhi, India, is a multipurpose sports arena hosting football and other sporting events, as well as large-scale entertainment events. It is named after the first Prime Minister of India.
Question 7
Who became famous for editing and publishing texts of classic writing "purged of all coarse and indecent expressions"?
A
Mrs Grundy
B
Reverend William Spooner
C
Mrs Malaprop
D
Thomas Bowdler
Question 7 Explanation: 
Thomas Bowdler
Question 8
Which tree, native to Western Australia, has flowers that are used to make honey, and long, straight trunks which provide a deep rich reddish-brown, termite-resistant wood with an attractive grain?
A
Karri
B
Coolabah
C
Jarrah
D
Mahogany
Question 8 Explanation: 
Jarrah
Question 9
The gas usually filled in the electric bulb is
A
nitrogen
B
hydrogen
C
carbon dioxide
D
oxygen
Question 10
Which of the following is not a vaccine?
A
Anti Rabbies
B
Polio Vaccine
C
Progesterone
D
BCG
Question 10 Explanation: 
Progesterone is one of the hormones in our bodies that stimulates and regulates various functions. Progesterone plays a role in maintaining pregnancy. The hormone is produced in the ovaries, the placenta (when a woman gets pregnant) and the adrenal glands.
Question 11
Churning cream turns it into what?
A
Tomato sauce
B
Beer
C
Vinegar
D
Butter
Question 11 Explanation: 
Butter
Question 12
The Australian Tennis Open is played in what city?
A
Hobart
B
Sydney
C
Melbourne
D
Perth
Question 12 Explanation: 
Melbourne
Question 13
An NRI can purchase shares up to..........per cent of the paid up capital of an Indian company on a fully diluted basis.
A
4%
B
5%
C
6%
D
7%
Question 14
What was a unique aspect of the 2015 presidential election in Croatia?
A
It was the first election since Croatia became a member of the European Union
B
The first woman president was elected
C
It saw the first president elected from the Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)
D
It was the first election to achieve a result without need for a run-off
Question 14 Explanation: 
The first woman president was elected
Question 15
The currency of West bank is
A
Dollar
B
Euro
C
Shekel
D
Peso
Question 15 Explanation: 
Shekel
Question 16
French actress Catherine Deneuve has been married once, from 1965 to 1972, to whom?
A
Director Roger Vadim
B
Photographer David Bailey
C
Director Francois Truffaut
D
Actor Marcello Mastroianni
Question 16 Explanation: 
Photographer David Bailey
There are 16 questions to complete.

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