General knowledge quiz 1692

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What name was popularly given to the event on 6 December 1989 when Marc Lepine killed 14 women and injured 10 women and 4 men, now commemorated annually in Canada as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women?
A
The Murders on the Rue Morgue
B
The ecole Polytechnique Massacre
C
The Quebec Murders
D
The Feast of St Stephen
Question 1 Explanation: 
The ecole Polytechnique Massacre
Question 2
What central London street is famous for containing the main government offices?
A
Bluemoon
B
Whitehall
C
Greenaway
D
Blackstone
Question 2 Explanation: 
Whitehall
Question 3
Which type of fire extinguisher is used for petroleum fire?
A
Powder type
B
Liquid type
C
Soda acid type
D
Foam type
Question 4
India's biggest Global Skill Park to come up at..........
A
Jaipur, Rajasthan
B
Pune, Maharashtra
C
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
D
Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Question 4 Explanation: 
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Question 5
Visors, gloves and finger spikes are worn in which Olympic sport?
A
Fencing
B
Luge
C
Ski jump
D
Cycle polo
Question 5 Explanation: 
Luge
Question 6
Who was appointed the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of the Northern Coalfields Limited?
A
Amarnath PV
B
Prabhat Kumar Sinha
C
Suraphy Singal
D
Agarwal S
Question 6 Explanation: 
Prabhat Kumar Sinha was appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of the Northern Coalfields Limited. Prabhat Kumar Sinha has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of the Northern Coalfields Limited till 31 December, 2021, the date of his superannuation. The order of his appointment was issued by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT). At present, Prabhat Kumar Sinha is the Director (Technical) of the South Eastern Coalfields Limited.
Question 7
Where is Bhimashankar Temple located?
A
Jaipur, Rajasthan
B
Ahmedabad, Gujarat
C
Bhubaneswar, Odisha
D
None of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
None of these; it is in Pune, Maharashtra
Question 8
The hero of the Battle of 10 kings or Dasharadnya Yuddha is
A
King Krishna
B
King Sudas
C
King Divodasa
D
King Kavi
Question 8 Explanation: 
King Sudas:The major event in the Rigved is indeed of the Battle of 10 kings or Dasharadnya Yuddha and the hero of this war is king Sudas of North Panchal kingdom, the ancestor of Draupadi.
Question 9
Which of these has the greatest number of wheels?
A
Scooter
B
Tricycle
C
Truck
D
Unicycle
Question 9 Explanation: 
Truck
Question 10
Which Scottish order of Knighthood was founded by James II in 1687 and dedicated to St Andrew?
A
The Sporran
B
The Bath
C
The Thistle
D
The 100 Pipers
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Thistle
Question 11
What Greek letter is used to denote the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter?
A
Pi
B
Rho
C
Delta
D
Theta
Question 11 Explanation: 
Pi
Question 12
The edible part of Walnut is
A
Root
B
Stem
C
Seed
D
Leaf
Question 12 Explanation: 
Seed:The walnut consists of three distinct parts. The edible portion, known as the kernel or fruit of the nut, is actually the seed of the walnut tree
Question 13
When was the sculpture of the four faces on Mount Rushmore begun?
A
1947
B
1907
C
1927
D
1937
Question 13 Explanation: 
1927
Question 14
In which of the following organs of human body does maximum absorption of food take place?
A
Gullet
B
Large intestine
C
Small intestine
D
Stomach
Question 15
Who is called as Sandrocottus/ Androcottus by Greek Scholars?
A
Ashoka
B
Bindusara
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Kanishka
Question 15 Explanation: 
Chandragupta Maurya:In Greek and Latin accounts, Chandragupta is known as Sandrokottos and Androcottus
Question 16
Which is the last major military engagement of the American Civil War?
A
Battle of Five Forks
B
Battle of Nashville
C
Battle of Cedar Creek
D
Siege of Petersburg
Question 16 Explanation: 
Battle of Five Forks
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