General knowledge quiz 1651

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name for the chemical signals that trigger a natural response in another member of the same species that affect behaviour or physiology?
A
Gardenomes
B
Persephones
C
Pheromones
D
Mobilephones
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pheromones
Question 2
Which day is observed every year on the first Monday of October throughout the world?
A
World Habitat Day
B
Teachers Day
C
Engineers Day
D
World Postal Day
Question 2 Explanation: 
World Habitat Day:World Habitat Day is observed every year on the first Monday of October throughout the world. It was officially designated by the United Nations and first celebrated in 1986. The purpose of the day is to reflect on the state of our cities and towns and the basic human right to adequate shelter.
Question 3
The national flag was adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India on
A
August 15, 1947
B
July 22, 1947
C
January 26, 1950
D
January 2, 1950
Question 4
How many players are usually involved in a present-day game of Snakes and Ladders?
A
6
B
3
C
4
D
2
Question 4 Explanation: 
2
Question 5
What type of building is likely to have a minaret?
A
Synagogue
B
Anglican cathedral
C
Mosque
D
Shrine
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mosque
Question 6
What type of battle was the Battle of Trafalgar?
A
Airborne landing
B
Land battle
C
Air battle
D
Sea battle
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sea battle
Question 7
In which sport is "lock" a position?
A
Polo
B
Archery
C
Rugby union
D
Swimming
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rugby union
Question 8
In 1935, Charles Richter and Beno Gutenberg developed a scale to measure what concept?
A
Tornado intensity
B
The hotness or piquancy of a chili pepper
C
Earthquake magnitude
D
Wind strength
Question 8 Explanation: 
Earthquake magnitude
Question 9
Cryogenic is a science deals with
A
High Temperatures
B
Low Pressure
C
High Pressure
D
Low Temperatures
Question 9 Explanation: 
Low Temperatures:Cryogenics is the study of the production and behaviour of materials at very low temperatures.
Question 10
..........is the author of ''Tolerance''
A
APJ Abdul Kalam
B
Mamata Banerjee
C
Hamid Ansari
D
Narendra Modi
Question 10 Explanation: 
Mamata Banerjee:West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee released ten books including a book on ''Tolerance''.It was penned by Mamta Banerjee
Question 11
Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Willis starred as Madeline "Maddie" Hayes and David Addison in which TV series (1985 to 1989) that revolved around cases investigated by Blue Moon Detective Agency?
A
Daylighting
B
Moonlighting
C
Sunlighting
D
Starlighting
Question 11 Explanation: 
Moonlighting
Question 12
Which Greek physician born in 460 BC to a family of priests and doctors lived most of his life on Cos and Cnidus and is generally considered to be the father of modern medicine?
A
Euclid
B
Hippocrates
C
Pythagoras
D
Archimedes
Question 12 Explanation: 
Hippocrates
Question 13
Whose first book, published in 1920, was "The Mysterious Affair at Styles"?
A
Mark Twain
B
Ngaio Marsh
C
Charles Dickens
D
Agatha Christie
Question 13 Explanation: 
Agatha Christie
Question 14
Elephants (maximum weight around 6, 000 kg) have a gestation period of around 95 weeks; what is the gestation of the blue whale (maximum recorded weight around 173, 000 kg)?
A
48 weeks
B
156 weeks
C
40 weeks
D
95 weeks
Question 14 Explanation: 
48 weeks
Question 15
The Little Red Book was required reading by whom?
A
Kim Il-sung
B
Chiang Kai-shek
C
Pol Pot
D
Mao Zedong
Question 15 Explanation: 
Mao Zedong
Question 16
What was the name of ten Kings of Denmark between 1448 and 1947?
A
Frederick
B
Christian
C
Hans
D
Christopher
Question 16 Explanation: 
Christian
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