General knowledge quiz 1713

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Lahore session was held in..........and presided by Jawaharlal Nehru
A
1930
B
1932
C
1929
D
1917
Question 1 Explanation: 
1929:Lahore session was presided by Jawaharlal Nehru.Gandhi came back to active politics by that time.
Question 2
What is a 1 ounce gold coin minted in South Africa?
A
Sovereign
B
Krugerand
C
Groat
D
Guilder
Question 2 Explanation: 
Krugerand
Question 3
Who created the framework for the Virginia Plan, that structured the US Government into three branches?
A
George Bush
B
Thomas Jefferson
C
George Washington
D
James Madison
Question 3 Explanation: 
James Madison
Question 4
Cosmos 2406 is a Russian expedition to..........
A
Jupiter
B
Mars
C
Jupiter
D
Venus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mars:Cosmos 2406 is a Russian military satellite to Mars that was launched from Baikonur by a Zenit 2 rocket at 01:28 UT on 10 June 2004. The satellite was reported to be a new Tselina-2 electronic intelligence satellite.
Question 5
Sim, a two-player game designed to be played with pencil and paper, calls for the players to do what?
A
Find the quickest path through a maze
B
Avoid creating triangles in a basket of lines connecting 6 vertices
C
Draw the most recognisable character from the "The Sims"
D
Play a chess game from the Siberian International Masters repertoire
Question 5 Explanation: 
Avoid creating triangles in a basket of lines connecting 6 vertices
Question 6
In which Indian city, the 8th edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 will be held at?
A
Amaravati
B
Hyderabad
C
Mumbai
D
Amritsar
Question 6 Explanation: 
The 8th edition of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 will be held from 28th to 30th November 2017 at Hyderabad. The summit is being co-hosted by India and the USA. For the first time, it is being held in South Asia. The theme of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 is 'Women First, Prosperity for All'. The event will focus on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally. It will focus on four areas-Energy and Infrastructure, Digital Economy and Financial Technology, Health and Life Sciences and Media and Entertainment
Question 7
Mahabaleshwar is located in
A
Maharashtra
B
Rajasthan
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 8
Electrostatic precipitator is used to..........
A
Control the ionisation
B
Control the speed
C
Control the flow of current
D
Remove the pollutants
Question 8 Explanation: 
Air pollutants:An electrostatic precipitator (ESP) is a filtration device that removes fine particles, like dust and smoke, from a flowing gas using the force of an induced electrostatic charge minimally impeding the flow of gases through the unit.
Question 9
Rain water helps to increase the..........to some extent.
A
phosphorous contents
B
nitrogen contents
C
calcium contents
D
potash contents
Question 10
The sacred place of the followers of Shintoism is
A
Central shrine of Ise (Central of Japan)
B
Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo
C
both are correct
D
None of the above
Question 11
Saina Nehwal received..........Award in 2010
A
Dronacharya Award
B
Padma Shri Award
C
Arjuna Award
D
Dada Shaheb Phalke Award
Question 11 Explanation: 
Padma Shri Award:Sania Mirza and Saina Nehwal will be awarded the Padma Bhushan award by the Indian government.Saina Nehwal is an Indian badminton player, former world no.1 in Women's Singles] She is the first Indian to win a medal in Badminton at the Olympics Padma Shri Award-2010 Padma Bhushan 2016
Question 12
Which is the largest of Britain's Channel Islands?
A
Sark
B
Jersey
C
Alderney
D
Guernsey
Question 12 Explanation: 
Jersey
Question 13
Which musical term means "sweetly"?
A
Dolce
B
Sostenuto
C
Fugato
D
Lento
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dolce
Question 14
Who became Head of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in 1954 (for 22 years), and received an honorary knighthood in 1975 for his role in pioneering the exploration of space?
A
William (Bill) Pickering
B
Joseph Canaveral
C
Charles Atlas
D
Teddy Kennedy
Question 14 Explanation: 
William (Bill) Pickering
Question 15
Which of these is a 600-mile (1, 000 km) strip of land on the Pacific coast of South America, that is believed to be the driest desert in the world?
A
Great Victoria Desert
B
Kalahari Desert
C
The Atacama Desert
D
Sahara
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Atacama Desert
Question 16
The.. what... of dawn is in the very early morning?
A
Pop
B
Chasm
C
Snap
D
Crack
Question 16 Explanation: 
Crack
There are 16 questions to complete.

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