General knowledge quiz 1657

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Pakistan which rejoined the Commonwealth, had pulled itself out of it in the year
A
1978
B
1975
C
1972
D
1982
Question 2
Name the international sand artist who created the world's biggest sand Santa-face with the message ''world peace'' at Puri beach, Odisha?
A
Jatin Das
B
Paresh Maity
C
Biman Bihari
D
Sudarsan Pattnaik
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sudarsan Pattnaik, international sand artist, created the world's biggest sand Santa-face with the message ''world peace'' at Puri beach, Odisha. The sand Santa face is 25 feet tall and 50 feet wide. It is to be placed in the Limca Book of World Records. Sudarsan Pattnaik also created a sand sculpture of Jesus Christ in front of the Santa face. He used around 600 tonnes of sand. Sudarsan Pattnaik was supported by 40 students from the Sudarsan Sand Art Institute of Puri. The work was completed in 3 days (35 hours). This structure will be on display till January 1, 2018
Question 3
Third Round Table Conference was held in which year?
A
1930
B
1931
C
1932
D
1933
Question 3 Explanation: 
Third Round Table Conference was held in London on November 17, 1932.
Question 4
What party overthrew the government of Iraq in 1968?
A
Taaps
B
Baasin
C
Shoower
D
Baath
Question 4 Explanation: 
Baath
Question 5
..........is the tribal group in Andaman
A
Khas
B
Kol
C
Jarwa
D
Gujjars
Question 5 Explanation: 
Jarwa:Jarawa individuals and small groups began appearing in the Andaman Islands
Question 6
What is the S.I. unit of temperature?
A
Kelvin
B
Celsius
C
Centigrade
D
Fahrenheit
Question 7
The shape of earth is
A
sphere
B
oblate spheroid
C
circular
D
spheroid
Question 8
Which singer/songwriter, who began releasing hit singles in 1958, has had 3 albums ("The Definitive Collection", "Waking Up Is Hard to Do" & "The Music of My Life") on Billboard's Top 200 Albums chart between 2007 & 2010?
A
Lamont Dozier
B
Carole King
C
Ricky Nelson
D
Neil Sedaka
Question 8 Explanation: 
Neil Sedaka
Question 9
The smallest internationally recognised country on mainland Africa is completely surrounded, apart from its sea border, by what other country?
A
Senegal
B
Sierra Leone
C
Guinea-Bissau
D
Ghana
Question 9 Explanation: 
Senegal
Question 10
Of the 6 Winter Olympics held between 1988 and 2006, how many were outside of Europe?
A
5
B
4
C
3
D
6
Question 10 Explanation: 
3
Question 11
"I Know Him So Well" is from what musical?
A
Chess
B
Jesus Christ Superstar
C
Evita
D
Mamma Mia
Question 11 Explanation: 
Chess
Question 12
Agricultural income tax is assigned to the state governments by..........
A
Finance Minister
B
Incometax Departments
C
Planning Commission
D
None of these
Question 12 Explanation: 
None of these:The constitution of India assigned the Agricultural income tax to the state governments.
Question 13
The most common format for a home video recorder is VHS. VHS stands for...?
A
Video Home System
B
Very high speed
C
Video horizontal standard
D
Voltage house standard
Question 13 Explanation: 
JVC (Japan Victor Corporation) and Matsushita (Panasonic) developed the VHS format to compete with Sony which developed the Beta format as the first home video cassette recorder. VHS originally stood for Vertical Helical Scan, but now means Video Home System.
Question 14
Main circuit board in a computer is...
A
Decoder
B
Highlight
C
Select
D
Mother board
Question 15
What is an eating disorder characterized by extremely low body weight, distorted body image and an obsessive fear of gaining weight which has an incidence of between 8 and 13 cases per 100, 000 persons per year, and largely affects young adolescent women?
A
Opsophagos
B
Muscle dysmorphia
C
Paris syndrome
D
Anorexia nervosa
Question 15 Explanation: 
Anorexia nervosa
Question 16
What is the title of Luxembourg's Head of State?
A
Emperor
B
Prince
C
King
D
Grand Duke
Question 16 Explanation: 
Grand Duke
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