General knowledge quiz 1790

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Chocolate is the main flavour in which of these dishes?
A
Devil's food cake
B
Pigs in a blanket
C
Pavlova
D
Guacamole
Question 1 Explanation: 
Devil's food cake
Question 2
In which India city, Mystic Kalinga, the international poetry festival was celebrated?
A
Mumbai
B
Agartala
C
Bhubaneshwar
D
Chennai
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mystic Kalinga, the international poetry festival, started in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Mystic Kalinga is a two day international poetry festival. The central theme for this year's festival is:''Aseema''-Transcending Boundaries. It was inaugurated by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasdev. Poetry sessions in Odia, Bengali, Hindi, Urdu and English, etc. were conducted. Local folk artists also performed in the festival. Mystic Kalinga is an extension of Kalinga Literary Festival (KLF). The Kalinga Literary Festival is organized every year in the month June by Odisha Media info Service (OMIS) Private Ltd and Odisha Diary Foundation (ODF).
Question 3
If someone is ostracised by the rest of their social group, where are they said to have been sent to?
A
Bangor
B
Coventry
C
Birmingham
D
Pittsburg
Question 3 Explanation: 
Coventry
Question 4
Who is the author of the book-'Preparing for the Twenty-First Century'..........
A
Harish Khare
B
V.S. Naipul
C
Amitabh Ghosh
D
Paul Kennedy
Question 4 Explanation: 
-The book 'Preparing for the Twenty-First Century' is written by D. Paul Kennedy. The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers helped to reorder the current priorities of the United States.
Question 5
The region where the Aryans settled in India was
A
Punjab
B
Rajasthan
C
West Bengal
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 5 Explanation: 
Punjab:The region where the Aryans settled in India was Sapta Sindhu(Punjab)
Question 6
Pol Pot was overthrown as ruler of what country in 1979?
A
Haiti
B
Ethiopia
C
Myanmar
D
Cambodia
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cambodia
Question 7
The pericardium is part of which organ?
A
Lungs
B
Liver
C
Spleen
D
Heart
Question 7 Explanation: 
Heart
Question 8
Right to Education Act (RTE) is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted on
A
2 October 2002
B
15 August 2005
C
4 August 2009
D
15 September 2004
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education Act' or Right to Education Act (RTE), is an Act of the Parliament of India enacted on 4 August 2009, which describes the modalities of the importance of free and compulsory education for children between 6 and 14 in India under Article 21A of the Indian Constitution.
Question 9
Romulus, co-founder of Rome, was deified after his death and worshipped as which God?
A
Boadicea
B
Apollo
C
Thor
D
Quirinus
Question 9 Explanation: 
Quirinus
Question 10
Arunima Sinha is author of..........
A
Born Again on the Mountain
B
Lost and Found in India
C
Forge your Future
D
Water in the coming Decades
Question 10 Explanation: 
Born Again on the Mountain:Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, launched Arunima Sinha's book Born Again on the Mountain in New Delhi. Arunima Sinha is the first female amputee and first Indian amputee to climb Mount Everest.
Question 11
What is the next in this series:1 Thessalonians, 2 Thessalonians, 1 Timothy, 2 Timothy...?
A
Titus
B
Philemon
C
Hebrews
D
Colossians
Question 11 Explanation: 
Titus
Question 12
Calorific Value of wood is..........
A
17 kJ/g
B
27 kJ/g
C
42 kJ/g
D
35 kJ/g
Question 12 Explanation: 
17 kJ/g:Calorific Value of wood is 17-18 kJ/g
Question 13
First developed from 1531 onwards in Paris, what is Garamond?
A
A branch of commedia del'arte relying on clown techniques
B
A type of nougat
C
A rose cultivar
D
A family of typefaces
Question 13 Explanation: 
A family of typefaces
Question 14
This was used first as a spice by the Chinese, throughout the Middle Ages and the Renaissance in Europe, and was still popular in the 18th century as an ingredient in hot chocolate; what was it?
A
Nard
B
Bell pepper
C
Asafoetida
D
Ambergris
Question 14 Explanation: 
Ambergris
Question 15
Sound of frequency below 20 Hz is called
A
audio sounds
B
infrasonic
C
ultrasonic
D
supersonics
Question 16
The Statue of Liberty in New York Harbour was a gift in 1886 to the USA by whom?
A
The people of France
B
Venezuela
C
The UK government
D
Bolivia
Question 16 Explanation: 
The people of France
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