General knowledge quiz 1733

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who won the title of the Royal Cup golf tournament at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya, Thailand?
A
Tiger Woods
B
Jack Nicklaus
C
Shiv Kapur
D
Jorden Spieth
Question 1 Explanation: 
India's Shiv Kapur won the title of the Royal Cup golf tournament at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya, Thailand. Shiv Kapur shot four-under 67 and finished at 14-under. His rival Prom Meesawat of Thailand finished at 13-under. He was handed a trophy and cheque of $90, 000. This is his third Asian Tour title of 2017.
Question 2
..........is authored by Annie Besant
A
Indian War of Independence
B
Friends not Master
C
Wakeup India
D
The Revenue Stamp
Question 2 Explanation: 
Wakeup India:Wakeup India is written by Annie Besant
Question 3
Ali Abdullah Saleh was a president of..........
A
Oman
B
Libya
C
Iraq
D
Yemen
Question 3 Explanation: 
Yemen, former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh was killed by Houthi rebels in capital Sanaa.
Question 4
..........is the rice inflorescene
A
Spikelet
B
Siliqua
C
Panicle
D
Spikelets
Question 4 Explanation: 
Panicle:The inflorescence of rice is a terminal panicle with single flowered spikelets, borne on a long peduncle
Question 5
The "Ring of Fire" is an area of seismic activity around which ocean?
A
Indian
B
Atlantic
C
Pacific
D
Arctic
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pacific
Question 6
What other book is the author of "A Child's Garden of Verses" (1885), initially published under the title of "Penny Whistles", particularly well-known for?
A
Winnie-the-Pooh
B
The Secret Garden
C
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
D
King Solomon's Mines
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
Question 7
..........discontinuity lies between upper mantle and lower mantle
A
Lehman
B
Connard
C
Gutenberg
D
Repetti
Question 7 Explanation: 
Repetti:The discontinuity in density between upper mantle and lower mantle is known as Repetti
Question 8
In which Canadian province, in the 2006 census, was English the mother tongue of 79.99% of the population, followed by Chinese languages (3.02%), German (2.62%), French (1.90%), Punjabi (1.13%), Tagalog (0.92%) and Ukrainian (0.91%), with the most common aboriginal language being Cree (0.53%)?
A
Alberta
B
Quebec
C
Nova Scotia
D
Ontario
Question 8 Explanation: 
Alberta
Question 9
If the tangible net worth of the company, as per the latest audited balance sheet, is not less than..........crore, then the corporate would be eligible to issue CP.
A
4 crore
B
3 crore
C
2 crore
D
5 crore
Question 9 Explanation: 
If the tangible net worth of the company, as per the latest audited balance sheet, is not less than 4 crore, then the corporate would be eligible to issue CP.
Question 10
Balaram Ambaji Wildlife Sanctuary is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Gujarat
D
Chandigarh
Question 11
The names of Maradona, Platini and Cruyff are associated with what World Championships?
A
Tennis
B
Football (soccer)
C
Cricket
D
Swimming
Question 11 Explanation: 
Football (soccer)
Question 12
When was the first recorded ascent of Mount Fuji by someone who is not Japanese?
A
1869
B
663
C
1868
D
1575
Question 12 Explanation: 
1868
Question 13
What marks a horse's graduating to join the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in the UK?
A
The rump is branded with a crown and the initials RHA
B
The horse's mane is shaven
C
It is paraded with other graduates down the Mall
D
It is given a stall in the Royal Mews
Question 13 Explanation: 
The horse's mane is shaven
Question 14
Who among the following was the first female Prime minister of India?
A
Prathiba Patil
B
Indira Gandhi
C
Sarojini Naidu
D
Kiren Bedi
Question 14 Explanation: 
Indira Gandhi:Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was the first female Prime Minister of India and central figure of the Indian National Congress party
Question 15
The Human Genome Project, which operated from 1990-2003, aimed to examine and make publicly available the sequences of almost all the genetic content of the chromosomes of the human organism, to improve identifying technologies, and address what related aspect?
A
Public relations
B
Applications in medicine
C
To make a map of the genome which could be carried in space travel
D
Ethical, legal, and social implications from defining the entire human genomic sequence
Question 15 Explanation: 
Ethical, legal, and social implications from defining the entire human genomic sequence
Question 16
The Vatican erected a statue inside the Vatican's walls of which person who was convicted by the Catholic Church of heresy in 1633 and sentenced to house arrest for life?
A
Galileo
B
Karl Marx
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Charles Darwin
Question 16 Explanation: 
Galileo
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