General knowledge quiz 1687

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a word meaning "free to go where or to act as one pleases"?
A
Legdetached
B
Armdisconnected
C
Footloose
D
Kneeunfastened
Question 1 Explanation: 
Footloose
Question 2
Which 17th century philosopher, mathematician, scientist, and writer invented the notation which uses superscripts to show powers or exponents (e.g. the 2 used in $x^2$ to indicate squaring)?
A
Rene Descartes
B
Isaac Newton
C
Johannes Kepler
D
Nicholas Mercator
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rene Descartes
Question 3
Flowers of papilionaceous plants resemble what?
A
Leaves
B
Strawberries
C
Butterflies
D
Rocks
Question 3 Explanation: 
Butterflies
Question 4
A Wireless network uses..........rays to transmit or receive data
A
Infrared
B
Radio
C
Microwave
D
High Frequency
Question 4 Explanation: 
Radio
Question 5
The most electropositive elements among the following is
A
Na
B
Ca
C
K
D
Cs
Question 6
Who is called as ' Lion of Punjab'?
A
Bal Ganga
B
Mahatma Gandhi
C
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
D
Lala Lajpat Rai
Question 6 Explanation: 
Lala Lajpat Rai:Lala Lajpat Rai, was an Indian Punjabi author and politician who is chiefly remembered as a leader in the Indian Independence movement. He was popularly known as Punjab Kesari. He was part of the Lal Bal Pal trio.
Question 7
What word means the spread of a cancer from one organ or part to another non-adjacent organ or part?
A
Metamanhadsevenwives
B
Metamorphism
C
Metaglutimate
D
Metastasis
Question 7 Explanation: 
Metastasis
Question 8
Who is the president of France and Co-Prince of Andorra in 2013?
A
Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte
B
Charles de Gaulle
C
Marine Le Pen
D
Francois Hollande
Question 8 Explanation: 
Francois Hollande
Question 9
With what revolutionary movement was the Chinese physician, writer, philosopher and calligrapher Sun Yat-sen associated at the time of his death in 1925?
A
People's Republic of China
B
Chinese Communist Party
C
Kuomintang, or Nationalist Party
D
People's Revolutionary Party
Question 9 Explanation: 
Kuomintang, or Nationalist Party
Question 10
Which of these gather in a Lodge?
A
Members of the UK Parliament
B
Bees
C
Freemasons
D
Rooks
Question 10 Explanation: 
Freemasons
Question 11
With whom are authors Rene Goscinny and Albert Uderzo usually associated?
A
Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh
B
Janet and John
C
Asterix and Obelix
D
Holmes and Watson
Question 11 Explanation: 
Asterix and Obelix
Question 12
Death Valley is in which state of the USA?
A
Texas
B
Vermont
C
California
D
Louisiana
Question 12 Explanation: 
California
Question 13
Hardware devices that are not part of the main computer system and are often added later to the system.
A
Peripheral
B
Clip art
C
Highlight
D
Execute
Question 14
Which of these was a boxer born in 1958 and known as "The Hit Man"?
A
Thomas Hearns
B
Mike Tyson
C
Joe Frazier
D
Marvin Hagler
Question 14 Explanation: 
Thomas Hearns
Question 15
In the USA, the Tav HaYosher is a certification mark offered to establishments that do what?
A
Take leadership roles in social justice campaigns
B
Provide medical care
C
Serve kosher food and treat their workers fairly
D
Make loans to support entrepreneurs worldwide and combat poverty
Question 15 Explanation: 
Serve kosher food and treat their workers fairly
Question 16
Who is called as an unfortunate idealist?
A
Ala-ud-din Khilji
B
Firuz Shah Tughlaq
C
Muhammad Bin Tughlaq
D
Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq
Question 16 Explanation: 
Muhammad Bin Tughlaq has been called, an unfortunate idealist Due to shortage of money in the treasury. He is also known as Man of Ideas.
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