General knowledge quiz 1728

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
'A State is known by the rights that it maintains?' is said by whom?
A
Harlod J. Laski
B
Thomas Hobbes
C
John Locke
D
Avicenna
Question 1 Explanation: 
Harlod J. Laski, the great English Political thinker of early 20th centuary is of the opinion, ''A state is known by the rights that it maintains.
Question 2
What unit of work represents the work done to overcome a force of 1 dyne through a distance of 1 centimetre?
A
Therblig
B
Erg
C
Joule
D
Grunt
Question 2 Explanation: 
Erg
Question 3
Which was the 2013 sci-fi film which scored an Oscar for Best Director and starred Sandra Bullock and George Clooney?
A
Graves
B
Gravid
C
Gravity
D
Gravatar
Question 3 Explanation: 
Gravity
Question 4
Which is the world's largest national park?
A
Northeast Greenland National Park
B
Glacier National Park
C
Everglades National Park
D
Caniama National Park
Question 4 Explanation: 
Northeast Greenland National Park:Northeast Greenland National Park is the world's largest and most northerly national park. It is the largest protected land area in the world.
Question 5
In 2009 what was the world's biggest car maker by sales?
A
Ford
B
Nissan
C
Toyota
D
General Motors
Question 5 Explanation: 
Toyota
Question 6
The head office of International Social Security Association (ISSA) is in..........
A
Paris
B
Geneva
C
Vienna
D
Washington DC
Question 6 Explanation: 
Geneva
Question 7
At the end of 2016 the world's two biggest car makers by sales were Toyota and which other?
A
General Motors
B
Nissan
C
Ford
D
Volkswagen
Question 7 Explanation: 
Volkswagen
Question 8
Mark Waugh is commonly called what?
A
Afganistan
B
Junior
C
Tugga
D
Julio
Question 8 Explanation: 
'Afganastan' (as in the 'forgotten Waugh') was an invention of the media in the late 1980s. Tugga is brother Steve's nickname.
Question 9
When did the first death happen as a result of a crash or other failure in a powered aircraft?
A
1915
B
1908
C
1900
D
1783
Question 9 Explanation: 
1908
Question 10
..........is selected as basic unit of development under Integrated Rural Development Programme (IRDP).
A
Municipality
B
Block
C
District
D
Village
Question 10 Explanation: 
Village:Basic unit of planning is family and basic unit of development is village under Integrated Rural Development Programme (IRDP).
Question 11
The Bills may be classified under..........
A
Three heads
B
Five heads
C
Four heads
D
Six heads
Question 11 Explanation: 
Four heads:The Bills may be classified under four heads-Ordinary, Money, Financial and Constitutional Amendment Bills
Question 12
Traditionally, the leader of a symphony orchestra plays what?
A
The violin
B
The trumpet
C
The fool
D
Around
Question 12 Explanation: 
The violin
Question 13
In which city did General Jodl, the German Chief of Staff, sign the surrender document on 7 May 1945, ending World War II in Europe?
A
Rheims
B
Paris
C
Versailles
D
Berlin
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rheims
Question 14
A logarithmic spiral, frequently seen in natural phenomena and called spira mirabilis by Jacob Bernoulli in the 17th century, is characterised by what?
A
Distances between the curves are constant
B
Its shape stays the same as its size increases
C
As the spiral increases in size the distance between its outer arms narrows until it disappears
D
It always appears in combinations of two or more spirals
Question 14 Explanation: 
Its shape stays the same as its size increases
Question 15
Which Mediterranean island is divided politically by the Attila Line?
A
Sicily
B
Crete
C
Corsica
D
Cyprus
Question 15 Explanation: 
Cyprus
Question 16
What song plays over the opening credits of the film "Christine" (1983)?
A
"Bad To The Bone" by George Thorogood and the Destroyers
B
"Bad" by Michael Jackson
C
"Born To Be Wild" by Steppenwolf
D
"Christine" by Siouxsie and the Banshees
Question 16 Explanation: 
"Bad To The Bone" by George Thorogood and the Destroyers
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