General knowledge quiz 1620

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following list the world first green Masala bond worth INR 20 billion?
A
NTPC
B
BHEL
C
HMT
D
ONGC
Question 1 Explanation: 
NTPC's, India's leading energy conglomerate, green Masala bond raised INR 20 billion (c. $300 million) with 7.48 per cent annual yield, securing high quality investor support from across Europe and Asia.
Question 2
How long is a year on the planet Mercury?
A
500 days
B
365 days
C
88 days
D
426 days
Question 2 Explanation: 
88 days
Question 3
The Novel ' Milijul Man' is penned by..........
A
Govind Mishra
B
Surjit Paatar
C
Adil Jussawala
D
Mridula Garg
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mridula Garg:Mridula Garg (born 1938) is an Indian writer who writes in Hindi and English languages. She has published 20 books in Hindi-novels.His famous novel is ' Milijul Man'
Question 4
What TV character worked as a salesman at Gary's Shoes in Chicago, Illinois?
A
Homer Simpson
B
Peter Griffin
C
Charlie Harper
D
Al Bundy
Question 4 Explanation: 
Al Bundy
Question 5
In 2010 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, who beat England's Jonny Wilkinson's record for scoring 1178 points in test match rugby?
A
Dan Carter
B
Sonny Boy Williams
C
Morne Steyn
D
James O'connor
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dan Carter
Question 6
In the early 1960s, Albert DeSalvo was given what nickname by the media?
A
The Oklahoma Bomber
B
The Boston Strangler
C
The Yorkshire Ripper
D
Freddy Krueger
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Boston Strangler
Question 7
What is prussic acid, found in bitter almonds and laurel leaves, also known as?
A
Niacic acid
B
Acetic acid
C
Hydrocyanic acid
D
Nitrous acid
Question 7 Explanation: 
Hydrocyanic acid
Question 8
Escape velocity is..........times the orbital velocity
A
2
B
$\sqrt 3$
C
1
D
$sqrt 2$
Question 8 Explanation: 
$\sqrt 2$:Escape velocity is Escape velocity is $\sqrt 2$ times the orbital velocity times the orbital velocity.Escape velocity is the minimum speed needed for an object to ''break free'' from the gravitational attraction of a massive body. The escape velocity from Earth is about 40, 270 km/h
Question 9
Which of these is not a position in Australian Rules football?
A
Ruckman
B
Goalie
C
Full-forward
D
Forward pocket
Question 9 Explanation: 
Goalie
Question 10
In the words of the old song, "My old man said 'Follow the van, and don't... what... On the way' "?
A
Shilly shally
B
Dilly dally
C
Willy wally
D
Billy bally
Question 10 Explanation: 
Dilly dally
Question 11
What is the name given to a randomly derived change to the nucleotide sequence of the genetic material of an organism?
A
Notation
B
Mutation
C
Devotion
D
Renovation
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mutation
Question 12
Which dynasty established an independent rule in Bijapur?
A
Han Dynasty
B
Adil Shahi
C
Gupta Dynasty
D
Zho Dynasty
Question 12 Explanation: 
Adil Shahi:Adil Shahi dynasty-Yousuf Adil Shaha well known as a ruler who took advantage of the decline of the Bahmani power to establish himself as an independent sultan at Bijapur in 1498
Question 13
Prior to its independence in 1964, the Mediterranean island of Malta belonged to which country?
A
France
B
Great Britain
C
Greece
D
Turkey
Question 13 Explanation: 
Great Britain
Question 14
Which Norwegian playwright wrote "Hedda Gabler", "The Master Builder" and "Peer Gynt"?
A
Knut Hamsun
B
Henrik Ibsen
C
Emile Zola
D
August Strindberg
Question 14 Explanation: 
Henrik Ibsen
Question 15
The first human development report of India issued on..........
A
2010
B
1998
C
2002
D
2000
Question 15 Explanation: 
2002:National Human Development Report was issued in 2002. by Planning Commission, Government of India.
Question 16
Which is a variety of the Manding languages spoken mainly in Mali as a first or second language?
A
Makhuwa
B
Bambara
C
Nobiin
D
Tigrinya
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bambara
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