General knowledge quiz 1722

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What does "Amen" mean?
A
The end
B
Over and out
C
See you same time tomorrow
D
So be it
Question 1 Explanation: 
So be it
Question 2
Between 1950 and 1953 the US forces are said to have dropped 635, 000 tons of bombs and 32, 557 tons of napalm across what country?
A
Philippines
B
North Vietnam
C
Laos
D
North Korea
Question 2 Explanation: 
North Korea
Question 3
A Tobin tax is related to
A
Agriculture
B
Banking
C
Trade
D
Currency
Question 3 Explanation: 
Currency:A Tobin tax is a levy on financial transactions, in particular currency transactions. It was suggested by Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences Laureate economist James Tobin, was originally defined as a tax on all spot conversions of one currency into another.
Question 4
In what year was the Irish parliament abolished and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland come into being?
A
1801
B
1880
C
1750
D
1921
Question 4 Explanation: 
1801
Question 5
"It was a dark and stormy night", the "standard" for hackneyed writing, was the opening line of a novel by whom?
A
Edward Bulwer-Lytton
B
Robert Louis Stevenson
C
Arthur Conan Doyle
D
Thomas More
Question 5 Explanation: 
Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Question 6
Hikat is a popular dance in..........
A
Gujarat
B
J & K
C
Meghalaya
D
Bihar
Question 6 Explanation: 
J & K:The Hikat dance is one of the most popular forms of the Hikat dance and is performed by the young girls in the marriage ceremonies
Question 7
What did Elvis Presley tell people not to step on in 1956?
A
Devil In disguise
B
A piece of my heart
C
Teddy bear
D
Blue suede shoes
Question 7 Explanation: 
Blue suede shoes
Question 8
When did Yuri Alekseyevich Gagaris of Russia, the first man to reach space, reached space?
A
1960
B
1961
C
1962
D
1963
Question 9
Which of the following is located in Sikkim?
A
Zojila pass
B
Shipki la pass
C
Jelep la pass
D
Bruzil pass
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jelep la pass:Jelep La or Jelep elevation 4, 267 m or 13, 999 ft, is a high mountain pass between East Sikkim District, Sikkim, India and Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is on a route that connects Lhasa to India.
Question 10
Which company has shut down its India engineering centre?
A
Microsoft
B
Facebook
C
Twitter
D
Google
Question 10 Explanation: 
Micro-blogging website Twitter is shutting down its engineering centre in Bengaluru. The company did not disclose the number of employees that last populated the centre.
Question 11
What is a "full plaid"?
A
A piece of tartan fabric, worn over the shoulder as part of full highland dress uniform
B
Cloth with a very busy checked pattern
C
100 bagpipers in parade formation
D
Bunting put out at Edinburgh Castle on special ocassions
Question 11 Explanation: 
A piece of tartan fabric, worn over the shoulder as part of full highland dress uniform
Question 12
Article 213 is very similar to that of..........
A
Article 132
B
Article 231
C
Article 321
D
Article 123
Question 12 Explanation: 
Article 123:Article 123 empowers the President to promulgate ordinances during the recess of the Parliament, and Article 213 gives similar power to the Governor in the States
Question 13
Which semi-aquatic carnivorous mammal of the weasel family has only two living species:the American and the European?
A
Otter
B
Mink
C
Stoat
D
Ermine
Question 13 Explanation: 
Mink
Question 14
Where in the human body is the coccyx?
A
In the ear
B
At the base of the skull
C
At the base of the spine
D
In the ankle
Question 14 Explanation: 
At the base of the spine
Question 15
The Pangong lake is situated in..........
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Karnataka
C
Odisha
D
J & K
Question 15 Explanation: 
J & K:Pangong Tso, Tibetan for ''high grassland lake'', also referred to as Pangong Lake, is an endorheic lake in the Himalayas situated at a height of about 4, 350 m. It is 134 km long and extends from India to China.
Question 16
Which of the following is the currency of Peru?
A
Guarani
B
Peso
C
Euro
D
Nuevo Sol
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