General knowledge quiz 1695

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In May 1869 at Promontory Point, a "Golden Spike" ceremony was performed to mark the completion of a railway across which country?
A
India
B
USA
C
Canada
D
China
Question 1 Explanation: 
USA
Question 2
To what does the term "radiology" refer?
A
Radar
B
X Rays
C
Broadcasting
D
Ship to shore communication
Question 2 Explanation: 
X Rays
Question 3
What are Italy's national colours?
A
Green, gold and yellow
B
Red, white and blue
C
Black, gold and red
D
Green, red and white
Question 3 Explanation: 
Green, red and white
Question 4
Pashudhan Bima Yojana launched by
A
Central Government
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Haryana
D
Maharshtra
Question 4 Explanation: 
Haryana:Haryana Government on 29 July 2016 launched Pashudhan Bima Yojana in Jhajjar to provide insurance cover to indigenous & exotic cattle owned by individuals, various financial institutions
Question 5
Where did India received its first-ever shipment of US crude oil?
A
Ennore port
B
Tuticorin Port
C
Paradip Port
D
Port Blair Port
Question 5 Explanation: 
On 2nd October 2017, India received its first-ever shipment of US crude oil at Paradip port, in Odisha, as a part of purchases made by Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL).
Question 6
In which sport might a competitor perform a half Axel?
A
Figure skating
B
Wrestling
C
Chess
D
Luge
Question 6 Explanation: 
Figure skating
Question 7
The Unasur Constitutive Treaty, signed on 23 May 2008 in Brasilia, Brazil, founded what international body?
A
Free Trade Organisation for South America
B
Union of South American Nations
C
South American Treaty Organisation
D
United South America
Question 7 Explanation: 
Union of South American Nations
Question 8
In German games what are acorns, leaves, hearts and bells?
A
Different styles of stroke in hockey
B
Awards for first, second, third and highly commended
C
Traditional names of teams
D
Suits in a deck of cards
Question 8 Explanation: 
Suits in a deck of cards
Question 9
World's largest amphibious aircraft AG600 by which country?
A
China
B
Bangladesh
C
Iran
D
USA
Question 9 Explanation: 
China:The AVIC AG600, also known as TA-600, is a large amphibious flying boat that is being designed and built in China by the Aviation Industry Corporation of China
Question 10
The working language(s) of the UNESCO is/are
A
French only
B
English only
C
English and French
D
English, French and Russian
Question 11
With which sport is Florence Griffith-Joyner, also known as Flo-Jo, associated?
A
Netball
B
American football
C
Wife carrying
D
Sprinting
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sprinting
Question 12
Nokrek National Park is located in
A
Meghalaya
B
Manipur
C
Maharashtra
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Meghalaya:Nokrek National Park, or Nokrek Biosphere Reserve, is a national park located Approximately 2 km from Tura Peak in West Garo Hills district of Meghalaya
Question 13
What is the mission of the Kepler Space Observatory launched by NASA in 2009?
A
To observe the planet Jupiter and its moons
B
To observe distant objects in the universe beyond the reach of other ground and space instruments
C
To observe an 11-year sun spot cycle in UV and X-ray spectra
D
To discover Earth-size or smaller planets orbiting other stars in our region of the Milky Way
Question 13 Explanation: 
To discover Earth-size or smaller planets orbiting other stars in our region of the Milky Way
Question 14
What country, including land from subtropical plains to sub-alpine peaks of over 7, 000m (23, 000 ft), and currently a monarchy, was rated in 2006 as the eighth happiest country in the world?
A
Monaco
B
Denmark
C
UK
D
Bhutan
Question 14 Explanation: 
Bhutan
Question 15
The city of Oxford was the setting for which of these British TV series?
A
A Touch of Frost
B
Inspector Morse
C
Midsomer Murders
D
Juliet Bravo
Question 15 Explanation: 
Inspector Morse
Question 16
Indian Air Force left to which country to participate in exercise 'Blue Flag-17'?
A
Palestine
B
Italy
C
Iran
D
Israel
Question 16 Explanation: 
A 45 member contingent of the Indian Air Force left for Israel to participate in exercise 'Blue Flag-17'. Blue Flag is a bi-annual multilateral exercise held by Israeli Air Force with air forces of other countries. Objective of this exercise is to strengthen military cooperation amongst participating nations.
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