One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
Who became the first Indian to win an Oscar Award in 1983?
Question 1 Explanation:
Bhanu Athaiya:Bhanu Athaiya became the first Indian to win an Academy Award in 1983, for designing the costumes for Richard Attenborough's Gandhi. S
Sigmund Freud coined the term Oedipus complex to describe the tendency for a male to want to kill his father and marry his mother. What did he call the female equivalent (of a female being attached to her father and wishing to replace her mother)?
Question 2 Explanation:
The data of estimation of India's National Income are issued by..........
Central Statistical Organization
Question 3 Explanation:
Central Statistical Organization:The data of estimation of India's National Income are issued by Central Statistical Organization
London Bridge, bought for US$2.5 million from the City of London when the bridge was replaced in 1968, crosses a 930ft (280m) long man-made canal in Lake Havasu City in which US state?
Question 4 Explanation:
PURA stands for..........
Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas
Providing Urban Arrangement in Rural Areas
Providing Urbanization Amenities in Rural Areas
Popular Urban APJ in Rural Areas
Question 5 Explanation:
Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas:Provision of Urban Amenities to Rural Areas (PURA) is a strategy for rural development in India. This concept was given by former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and discussed in his book Target 3 Billion which he co-authored with Srijan Pal Singh. The genesis of PURA concept can be traced to the work done by Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute in early 1990s on Taluka energy self-sufficiency.
What was the setting for the British TV series "Taggart"?
Question 6 Explanation:
Sergei Rachmaninoff was a virtuoso on which instrument?
Question 7 Explanation:
My country My life is written by..........
Lal Krishna Advani
Question 8 Explanation:
Lal Krishna Advani:My Country My Life is an autobiographical book by L. K. Advani, an Indian politician who served as the Deputy Prime Minister of India from 2002 to 2004
Which of these groups of people were affected by the US federal law called The Amnesty Act of 22 May 1872?
Chinese labourers in the California goldfields
Question 9 Explanation:
What character has been played by Howard Marion Crawford, Jude Law, Nigel Bruce and, in 2012, Martin Freeman
Lord Alfred "Bosie" Douglas
Question 10 Explanation:
Yashaswini Singh Deswal is related with which sport?
Question 11 Explanation:
Which states has a separate constitution?
J & K
Question 12 Explanation:
J & K:The State of Jammu and Kashmir has been accorded special status under Article 370. Interestingly, till 1965, J&K had a Sadr-e-Riyasat for Governor and Prime Minister in place of Chief Minister
Which of these is a genus of armoured dinosaur with distinctive tail spikes and plates from the Late Jurassic period, once found in western North America and Europe?
Question 13 Explanation:
The chemical wastes from Industry is called
Question 14 Explanation:
Industrial Effluents:Effluent is defined by as ''wastewater-treated or untreated-that flows out of a treatment plant, sewer, or industrial outfall.
Which mission holds the Guinness World Record for the highest altitude fix of a GPS signal?
Lunar Atmosphere Dust Environment Explorer
Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission
Extreme Environment Mission Operations
Question 15 Explanation:
Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission (MMS):NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission (MMS) now holds the Guinness World Record for the highest altitude fix of a GPS signal. The MMS satellites, which are operating in a highly elliptical orbit around the Earth, have set the record at 43, 500 miles above the surface.
In which year did the space shuttle Challenger explode 73 seconds after lift off?
Question 16 Explanation:
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