General knowledge quiz 1805

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In a normal human body, the total number of red blood cells is
A
15 trillion
B
20 trillion
C
25 trillion
D
30 trillion
Question 2
First superfine cereal in the world is..........
A
PNR 546
B
Pusa Sugandh-2
C
HD 3043
D
Pus 1460
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pus 1460:Improved Pusa Basmati-1 (Pusa 1460) is the World's first superfine grain aromatic rice hybrid possesses typical Basmati quality traits
Question 3
Aditya-1 is a mission to the..........
A
Sun
B
Mars
C
Jupiter
D
Moon
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sun:ISRO plans to carry out a mission to the Sun by the year 2019-20.The probe is named as Aditya-1 and will weigh about 400 kg. It is the First Indian based Solar Coronagraph to study solar Corona in visible and near IR bands.
Question 4
Which of these names is associated with Jamie Oliver?
A
The barefaced baker
B
The nude cook
C
The naked chef
D
The raw restauranteur
Question 4 Explanation: 
The naked chef
Question 5
Something which is specious can be what?
A
Beautiful
B
Any of these
C
Showy
D
Plausibly deceptive
Question 5 Explanation: 
Any of these
Question 6
Clouds of great vertical extents..........to..........
A
2000 to 9000 m
B
1500 m to 9000 m
C
1000 m 10000m
D
100 to 5000m
Question 6 Explanation: 
1500 m to 9000 m:Clouds of great vertical extents-1500 m to 9000 m High clouds-6000m-12000m Low clouds-2100m to 6000m Middle clouds-below 2100m
Question 7
What is the world's smallest island nation, covering 21 square kilometres (8.1 square miles)?
A
Fiji
B
Nauru
C
New Caledonia
D
Western Samoa
Question 7 Explanation: 
Nauru
Question 8
Which of these plants is used both as a substitute for jute for making burlap as well as in folk medicine as a diuretic, mild laxative and treatment for cardiac and nerve diseases and cancer?
A
Sisal (Agave sisalana) of which Brazil is the major world producer
B
Roselle, a species of Hibiscus
C
Cannabis sativa sativa, produced mainly in Canada, France & China
D
Manila hemp, obtained from the leaves of the abaca, a relative of the banana
Question 8 Explanation: 
Roselle, a species of Hibiscus
Question 9
What does the Italian word "Piazza" mean?
A
A crust holding different toppings
B
A pedestrian bridge
C
Open space or square
D
Car park
Question 9 Explanation: 
Open space or square
Question 10
Gonda has ranked at the bottom as the dirtiest city in the Swachh Bharat survey, Gonda is located in which state of India?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Jharkhand
C
Sikkim
D
West Bengal
Question 10 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh
Question 11
Who sang and performed at the 2017 Superbowl in the USA?
A
Lady Gaga
B
Beyonce
C
Justin Timberlake
D
Bruno Mars
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lady Gaga
Question 12
What spirit, in Ireland and Scotland, makes noises near a house when someone is about to die?
A
Troll
B
Banshee
C
Kelpie
D
Goblin
Question 12 Explanation: 
Banshee
Question 13
The chief of the Army staff is assisted by
A
Vice-chief of the Army Staff
B
Principal staff officers such as Deputy Chief, Adjutant General, Military Secretary
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
Question 14
What did Texas adopt in 1995 as its state insect?
A
Tarantula Hawk Wasp
B
Two-tailed Swallowtail Butterfly
C
Queen Honeybee
D
Monarch butterfly
Question 14 Explanation: 
Monarch butterfly
Question 15
The spiral flow in a stream caused by channel shape is called
A
stream flow
B
laminar flow
C
turbulent flow
D
helical flow
Question 16
Banga Bibhushan Samman is given by which state government?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Karnataka
C
Maharashtra
D
West Bengal
Question 16 Explanation: 
West Bengal
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