One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
George Orwell wrote most of his bleak dystopian novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four", published in 1949, while living on which lonely and bare island in the Inner Hebrides in the south west of Scotland?
Question 1 Explanation:
Where would a tympanum, anvil and hammer be found together?
Rock and roll band instruments
The percussion section of a classical orchestra
In a human ear
In a blacksmith's forge
Question 2 Explanation:
In a human ear
Shashi Tharoor is an author of..........
Sea a Poppies
A Bend in the river
India:From Midnight to Millenium
The Inheritance of Loss
Question 3 Explanation:
India:From Midnight to Millenium:India:From Midnight to the Millennium is a book written by Shashi Tharoor in 1997. It discusses a wide range of topics like caste, democracy in India, Indira Gandhi, the partition of India
Which country will host UN wildlife summit in 2020?
Question 4 Explanation:
India will host the thirteenth session of United Nations' global wildlife conference on migratory species (CMS COP13) in 2020. The Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS COP) is held once in three years. It is the only international treaty devoted exclusively to migratory wildlife species. The summit aims to conserve terrestrial, marine, and avian migratory species on a global level.
What colour is the medal presented for winning an event at the Olympic Games from 1904 onwards?
Question 5 Explanation:
Who had major hit records in the 1940s with "Beat Me, Daddy, Eight to the Bar", "I'll Be with You in Apple Blossom Time", "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy", "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else but Me)", "Near You" and "Underneath the Arches"?
The Andrews Sisters
The Scissor Sisters
The Carter Family
Question 6 Explanation:
The Andrews Sisters
The hardest form of carbon is
What was the title of Stephen King's first novel, in which a telekinetic woman exacts deadly revenge on her high school classmates?
The Woman In Black
Question 8 Explanation:
..........has authorized the president to publish a authoritative Hindi Translation of the Constitution of India
42nd Amendment Act
58th Amendment Act
37th Amendment Act
25th Amendment Act
Question 9 Explanation:
58th Amendment Act:394A. Authoritative text in the Hindi language The President shall cause to be published under his authority.
..........is a piece of sloped plane that has been cut into a series of successively receding flat surfaces
Question 10 Explanation:
Terracing:In agriculture, a terrace is a piece of sloped plane that has been cut into a series of successively receding flat surfaces or platforms, which resemble steps, for the purposes of more effective farming. This type of landscaping, therefore, is called terracing.
Tableland, large flat elevated areas sitting above cliffs, is sometimes called what?
Question 11 Explanation:
Who was the literary character behind the play Man of La Mancha?
Question 12 Explanation:
Where would halophiles be found?
Equatorial sea areas
Question 13 Explanation:
What star is closest to the Earth?
Question 14 Explanation:
On 1 July 2001, who was the IBF Heavyweight Champion, WBC Heavyweight Champion, IBO Heavyweight Champion, USBA Heavyweight Champion, & IBF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion?
Question 15 Explanation:
Who is the first foreign coach awarded with Dronacharya Award?
Question 16 Explanation:
B.I.Fernandez is the first foreign coach to be awarded Dronacharya Award.
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