General knowledge quiz 1652

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is a jury said to do when it leaves the courtroom to consider a verdict?
A
Retire
B
Resign
C
Realign
D
Respire
Question 1 Explanation: 
Retire
Question 2
According to..........of the Negotiable Instruments Act 1881, a negotiable instrument means a promissory note, bill of exchange or cheque payable either to order or to bearer.
A
Section 20
B
Section 19
C
Section 11
D
Section 13
Question 2 Explanation: 
According to Section 13 of the Negotiable Instruments Act 1881, a negotiable instrument means a promissory note, bill of exchange or cheque payable either to order or to bearer.
Question 3
"Total Eclipse of the Heart" was a hit single for which of these singers?
A
Tony Bennett
B
Helena Bonham Carter
C
Bonnie Tyler
D
Dolly Parton
Question 3 Explanation: 
Bonnie Tyler
Question 4
1775 is related to
A
Deogaon
B
Surat
C
Salbai
D
Purandhar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Surat:The Treaty of Surat (6 March 1775) was a treaty by which Raghunathrao, one of the claimants to the throne of the Peshwa, agreed to cede Salsette and Bassein Fort to the English, in consideration of being himself restored to Poona. The military operations that followed are known as the First Anglo-Maratha War.
Question 5
The Reichenbach Falls are in which country?
A
Norway
B
Switzerland
C
Germany
D
Luxembourg
Question 5 Explanation: 
Switzerland
Question 6
Boris Godunov ruled, first as de facto regent and then as ruler, in which country?
A
Japan
B
Russia
C
England
D
Denmark
Question 6 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 7
What can be a useful tool to detect a symptom of obstructive sleep apnoea?
A
Pulse oximeter
B
Oxygen monitor
C
CPAP device
D
Nasal cannula
Question 7 Explanation: 
Pulse oximeter
Question 8
What were Scotsmen prohibited from wearing 1746-1782 under the Highland Garb Act, after the rising in Scotland in 1745?
A
Tam o' Shanter
B
Sporran
C
Tartan
D
Sword
Question 8 Explanation: 
Tartan
Question 9
Measuring from the closest point of each of these countries to the equator, which is the furthest from the equator?
A
South Africa
B
Ecuador
C
Ethiopia
D
Canada
Question 9 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 10
An "elegant, organic, and rigorously logical" game of strategy developed in China more than 2, 500 years ago is called...?
A
Dominoes
B
Chess
C
Go
D
Nard
Question 10 Explanation: 
Go
Question 11
Where is "Drake's Passage"?
A
Between Japan and China
B
Between Singapore and the Asian mainland
C
Between South America & Antarctica
D
Between Russia and Alaska
Question 11 Explanation: 
Between South America & Antarctica
Question 12
In which New York borough is the district of Harlem?
A
Staten Island
B
Queens
C
Brooklyn
D
Manhattan
Question 12 Explanation: 
Manhattan
Question 13
Which of these countries is furthest north?
A
Guatemala
B
Honduras
C
Nicaragua
D
Costa Rica
Question 13 Explanation: 
Guatemala
Question 14
When was the repeal of the US federal law called the "Chinese Exclusion Act" (1882) which banned Chinese immigration?
A
1943
B
1890
C
1901
D
1925
Question 14 Explanation: 
1943
Question 15
Ojapali is famous dance of..........
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Assam
C
Vihar
D
Rajasthan
Question 15 Explanation: 
Assam:Ojapali is a traditional folk dance from the Assam region of India. Ojapali is believed to have evolved from puppetry and is performed in a group.
Question 16
Tennis Player Sania Mirza received Padma Shri in the year
A
2006
B
2010
C
2014
D
2004
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in 2015. Arjuna Award in 2004.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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