General knowledge quiz 1793

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these names is associated with the cello?
A
Keith Moon
B
Antonio Stradivari
C
Louis Armstrong
D
Mstislav Rostropovich
Question 1 Explanation: 
Mstislav Rostropovich
Question 2
What is the Abilene paradox?
A
Military action, e.g. eliminating enemy individuals can clear the way for enemy forces to attack
B
An IT network to facilitate activities or ideas may displace them and become the aim in itself
C
Group decisions, unless discussed, can be decisions that no one in the group wants
D
A desire for harmony in a group can result in non-discriminated, incorrect or deviant decisions
Question 2 Explanation: 
Group decisions, unless discussed, can be decisions that no one in the group wants
Question 3
Which of the following is to be developed as the first Green Port of India?
A
Kochi port
B
Haldia Port
C
Sangar Mala Port
D
Paradip Port
Question 3 Explanation: 
Haldia Port:Haldia port or Calcutta Port is a major seaport situated near the Hooghly River in the state of West Bengal. Port of Haldia is one of the major trade center for Calcutta and receive bulk cargoes of Chemicals, Petrochemicals and oils. Port of Kolkata is also a base of Indian Coast Guard.
Question 4
Lawnmower racing as a sport took off in the second half of the 20th century in the UK, USA and Australia; what reason was quoted in the UK?
A
The lawns needed mowing
B
To settle an argument about handicapping
C
The participants just felt like it
D
Other motorsport was too expensive
Question 4 Explanation: 
Other motorsport was too expensive
Question 5
Which US-born naturalised Briton wrote "Murder In The Cathedral", "The Cocktail Party" and "The Wasteland"?
A
T S Eliot
B
Ralph Waldo Emerson
C
Evelyn Waugh
D
George Eliot
Question 5 Explanation: 
T S Eliot
Question 6
Which country's women were allowed to attend celebrations at a sports stadium in Riyadh, for the first time in its history to attend Saudi Arabia's national day celebrations?
A
Qatar
B
Kuwait
C
Saudi Arabia
D
Oman
Question 6 Explanation: 
On 23rd September 2017, Saudi Arabian women were allowed to attend celebrations at a sports stadium in Riyadh, for the first time in its history. Women were allowed to enter a sports stadium for the first time in Saudi Arabia's history to attend Saudi Arabia's national day celebrations.
Question 7
How many odd numbers are there between 12 and 42?
A
13
B
11
C
15
D
17
Question 7 Explanation: 
15
Question 8
The book title 'Forge Your Future' authored by..........
A
P.P.Shukla
B
Kamta Prasad
C
A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
D
Soumya Bhattacharya
Question 8 Explanation: 
A.P.J.Abdul Kalam:The book title 'Forge Your Future' authored by the former President of India A.P.J.Abdul Kalam
Question 9
Which of these can be a definition of "miner"?
A
Something not significant
B
Someone under the legal age for a specific activity
C
A variation of a major scale, with lowered or altered 3rd, 6th, and 7th scale degrees
D
A worker who extracts materials from the ground
Question 9 Explanation: 
A worker who extracts materials from the ground
Question 10
Which of the following is the book writing by Chetan Bhagat?
A
The Indian Girls
B
Two Girls in India
C
One Indian Girl
D
One Girl
Question 10 Explanation: 
One Indian Girl:The banker-turned-writer Chetan Bhagat, announced the title of his upcoming fiction One Indian Girl through his twitter handle which was accompanied with a link to a video teaser.
Question 11
In 1587, Sir Francis Drake "singed the beard of the King of Spain" by leading a fleet which destroyed 37 naval and merchant ships in the port of La Coruna and which other place?
A
Madrid
B
Barcelona
C
Valencia
D
Cadiz
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cadiz
Question 12
Supersonic plane fly with the speed
A
less than the speed of sound
B
of sound
C
greater than the speed of sound
D
of light
Question 13
Name the Student's Registration Module has been started for Indian Students studying abroad so that they can be reached in an emergency?
A
magad.gov.in
B
utsav.gov.in
C
madad.gov.in
D
utdad.gov.in
Question 13 Explanation: 
Government of India has launched a registration module for them so that they can be reached in an emergency. Student's Registration Module has been started on madad.gov.in/ for Indian students studying abroad
Question 14
Where are the Ottawa Islands?
A
Near Vancouver Island, Canada
B
In Lake Ontario, Canada
C
Off the east shore of Hudson Bay, Canada
D
In Beaufort Sea, Canada
Question 14 Explanation: 
Off the east shore of Hudson Bay, Canada
Question 15
First China War was fought between
A
China and Britain
B
China and France
C
China and Egypt
D
China and Greek
Question 16
The World Flying Disc Federation, formed in 1984, governs what?
A
Helicopters
B
Conferences of UFO observers
C
Crockery smashing for weddings
D
International Ultimate Frisbee Championships
Question 16 Explanation: 
International Ultimate Frisbee Championships
There are 16 questions to complete.

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