General knowledge quiz 1642

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Cooch Behar Palace is a palace in the Indian state of..........
A
Telangana
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Maharashtra
D
West Bengal
Question 2
What plaything was invented by Joe McVicker in 1956?
A
Silly Putty
B
Etch-A-Sketch
C
Lite-Brite
D
Play-Doh
Question 2 Explanation: 
The stuff was originally intended to be wallpaper cleaner! (I used to eat this as a child)
Question 3
Spurious coins detected at the counter are sent to..........
A
RBI
B
GOI
C
IBRD
D
Mint
Question 3 Explanation: 
when Spurious coins tendered over the counter, it should be cut and handed over to the tenderer. If the tenderer disputes it, the coins should be sent to the mint at his cost, for examination.
Question 4
What is a common chronic neurological disorder characterised by recurrent unprovoked seizures, which are transient signs and/or symptoms of abnormal, excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain?
A
Eczema
B
Diphtheria
C
Aneurism
D
Epilepsy
Question 4 Explanation: 
Epilepsy
Question 5
Who won the Men's Singles title at Wimbledon 2017, the eighth time he has held the title?
A
Stan Wawrinka
B
Rafael Nadal
C
Roger Federer
D
Andy Murray
Question 5 Explanation: 
Roger Federer
Question 6
The internal angles of a pentagon add up to how many degrees?
A
360
B
540
C
1080
D
180
Question 6 Explanation: 
540
Question 7
The main component of capital account include..........
A
Foreign Investments
B
Loans
C
Banking capitals
D
All of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
All of these:The main component of capital account include Foreign Investments, Loans and Banking capitals
Question 8
According to Greek mythology, who accompanied Jason on his journey to find the Golden Fleece?
A
Astronauts
B
Argonauts
C
Cosmonauts
D
Dreadnoughts
Question 8 Explanation: 
Argonauts
Question 9
The first club in England was incorporated in 1872 for which sport that originated in India?
A
Softball
B
Pelote
C
Squash
D
Polo
Question 9 Explanation: 
Polo
Question 10
Name the Central American country which has become the first country in the world to ban Metals Mining nationwide?
A
Panama
B
Costa Rica
C
El Salvador
D
Nicaragua
Question 10 Explanation: 
Central America's smallest nation, El Salvador became the first country in the world to ban Metals Mining nationwide. This was made into a law, which was passed by the Law-makers of that country. In addition to that, the law which is passed also bans the usage of Cyanide and Mercury for mining.
Question 11
GNLF stands for
A
Gorkha National Liberation Front
B
Gross National Liberation Form
C
Both option A and B
D
None of the above
Question 12
World Public Service day is observed every year on..........
A
June 21
B
June 17
C
June 27
D
June 23
Question 12 Explanation: 
23-Jun
Question 13
In 1996, it was rumoured that which company had influenced the International Olympic Committee to hold the Olympics in Atlanta?
A
Coca-Cola
B
American Express
C
VISA
D
Adidas
Question 13 Explanation: 
Coca-Cola
Question 14
The internal angles of a triangle add up to how many degrees?
A
180
B
360
C
1080
D
540
Question 14 Explanation: 
180
Question 15
Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Cricket Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
Assam
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Jharkhand
Question 16
Alexander, the king of..........conquered Kabul in 328BC
A
Britain
B
France
C
Greek
D
Macedonia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Macedonia:Alexander launched a campaign into the northwestern Indian subcontinent. The Battle of the Jhelum river against King Parurava in Punjab is considered by many historians, Peter Connolly being one of them, as the most costly battle that the armies of Alexander fought.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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