General knowledge quiz 1768

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which British scientist is best known for his study of gravitation, his work on the spectrum, his statement on the laws of motion, the construction of telescopes, and his work on geometry and differential calculus?
A
Robert Boyle
B
Isaac Newton
C
David Livingstone
D
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Question 1 Explanation: 
Isaac Newton
Question 2
In which year did Ajay Jadeja make his ODI debut?
A
1996
B
1985
C
1992
D
1991
Question 2 Explanation: 
That match was between India and Sri Lanka.
Question 3
Which Saint's Day is 30 November?
A
St David
B
St Andrew
C
St George
D
St Patrick
Question 3 Explanation: 
St Andrew
Question 4
Which of these is novel by Henry Fielding?
A
Tom Jones
B
Engelbert Humperdinck
C
Meat Loaf
D
James Brown
Question 4 Explanation: 
Tom Jones
Question 5
The title given by the British Government to Mahatma Gandhi which he surrendered during the non-cooperation movement was
A
Hind Keasri
B
Kaiser-e-Hind
C
Rai Bahadur
D
Rt. Honorable
Question 6
Where are grackles, or grakles, most usually found?
A
Touring in large groups in the British Isles
B
Flying in the Americas
C
On a horse's nose
D
All of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 7
Palmyra is an ancient Semitic city in..........
A
Iraq
B
Pakistan
C
Iran
D
Syria
Question 7 Explanation: 
Syria
Question 8
The line joining the places of zero dip is called
A
Isodynamic lines
B
Aclinic lines
C
Agoonic lines
D
Isogenic lines
Question 8 Explanation: 
Aclinic lines:The line joining the places of zero dip is called Aclinic lines
Question 9
'Parliamentary democracy means one individual and one vote' was said by
A
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
B
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C
Sardar Patel
D
Mahatma Gandhi
Question 9 Explanation: 
Sardar Patel:Parliamentary democracy means one individual and one vote' was said by Sardar Patel
Question 10
The Japanese Koto is what type of musical instrument?
A
Percussion
B
Brass
C
Woodwind
D
String
Question 10 Explanation: 
String
Question 11
Which of these sports is competed in the World Games?
A
Trampolining
B
Ski orienteering
C
Taekwondo
D
Triathlon
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ski orienteering
Question 12
Which of these was never a member of the Rolling Stones?
A
Mick Taylor
B
Peter Green
C
Bill Wyman
D
Brian Jones
Question 12 Explanation: 
Peter Green
Question 13
Chameleons, parrots, cuckoos, woodpeckers, some owls and some other birds are characterised by zygodactyly. What do they have?
A
Five toes
B
Feet with three digits forward and one back
C
Very short toes
D
Feet with two digits facing forward (digits 2 and 3) and two back (digits 1 and 4)
Question 13 Explanation: 
Feet with two digits facing forward (digits 2 and 3) and two back (digits 1 and 4)
Question 14
Syndicate Bank headquarters located in..........
A
Chennai
B
Manipal
C
Mumbai
D
Vadodara
Question 15
Where are the Snowy, Murray and the Darling?
A
Australia
B
India
C
South Africa
D
Montserrat
Question 15 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 16
Which radioactive element is used for diagnosing thyroid disorders?
A
Carbon
B
Sodium
C
Uranium
D
Iodine
Question 16 Explanation: 
s:Radioactive Iodine-131 can be used to study the function of the thyroid gland assisting in detecting disease.
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