General knowledge quiz 1735

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The highest average salinity amongst the following seas is reported from
A
Dead Sea
B
Red Sea
C
Black Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 2
Who was the first US president to succeed to the Presidency upon the assassination of his predecessor and the first US President to be impeached?
A
Abraham Lincoln
B
Andrew Johnson
C
Richard Nixon
D
Lyndon Johnson
Question 2 Explanation: 
Andrew Johnson
Question 3
The temperature of oxy-acetylene flame is..........
A
2800oC
B
3200oC
C
4000oC
D
1800oC
Question 3 Explanation: 
3200oC:Oxygen-acetylene combination produces the highest temperature of around 3200oC
Question 4
Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya scheme is related to which sector?
A
Education
B
Agriculture
C
Health
D
Pension
Question 4 Explanation: 
Education:Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya scheme was introduced in August 2004, then integrated in the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan program, to provide educational facilities for girls belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, minority communities and families below the poverty line in Educationally Backward Blocks
Question 5
What is PPIs?
A
Payment Protection Insurance
B
Post-paid Payment Instruments
C
Pre-paid Payment Instruments
D
Pre-paid Payment Insurance
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pre-paid Payment Instruments
Question 6
On which date of May, World Red Cross Day observed across the world?
A
May 8
B
May 9
C
May 7
D
May 10
Question 6 Explanation: 
8-May
Question 7
The corpus of the first ever Industry-Academia mission National Biopharmaceutical Mission to accelerate biopharmaceutical development in India.
A
$250
B
$275
C
$225
D
$205
Question 7 Explanation: 
$250
Question 8
Christiaan Huygens has been credited with inventing what in the 1650s?
A
Bicycle
B
Pendulum clock
C
Marine compass
D
Automated weaving loom
Question 8 Explanation: 
Pendulum clock
Question 9
Where is Singapore?
A
Africa
B
Asia
C
Europe
D
Antarctica
Question 9 Explanation: 
Asia
Question 10
Which is the native animal of Australia?
A
Kangaroo
B
Fox
C
Elephant
D
Horse
Question 10 Explanation: 
Kangaroo:Australia has not adopted an official national animal, but has designated the red kangaroo and the emu as Australia's ''native animals.''
Question 11
Who is the chief architect of the Taj Mahal?
A
Ustad Mansur
B
Ustad Rashid Khan
C
Ustad Isa Shirazi
D
Ustad Saga
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ustad Isa Shirazi was a Persian architect, often described as the chief architect of the Taj Mahal in Agra, India.
Question 12
Which of these means "that is"?
A
i.e.
B
e.g.
C
n.b.
D
a.d.
Question 12 Explanation: 
i.e.
Question 13
A person in disgrace is said to be in what?
A
The pigeon house
B
The dog house
C
The Wendy house
D
The White House
Question 13 Explanation: 
The dog house
Question 14
Ricketts is a disease of..........
A
Tissue
B
Bones
C
Eye
D
Ear
Question 14 Explanation: 
Bones:Rickets is a childhood bone disorder in which bones soften and become prone to fractures and deformity. Rickets is a disorder caused by a lack of vitamin D, calcium, or phosphate
Question 15
What is the name of the place where water comes out of the ground?
A
Autumn
B
Summer
C
Spring
D
Winter
Question 15 Explanation: 
Spring
Question 16
In India, poverty line is fixed by..........
A
Planning Commission
B
Finance MInistry
C
Quality Survey of India
D
National Sample Survey Organisation
Question 16 Explanation: 
Planning Commission:The official poverty line is determined by the Planning Commission, on the basis of data provided by the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO). NSSO data is based on a survey of consumer expenditure which takes place every five years.
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