General knowledge quiz 1812

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What bird has iridescent blue-green or green coloured plumage, where the train feathers have a series of eyes that are best seen when the tail is fanned?
A
Cabbagecock
B
Beancock
C
Carrotcock
D
Peacock
Question 1 Explanation: 
Peacock
Question 2
James Frederick Ferrier introduced which word to cover the branch of philosophy conerned with "the theory of knowledge"?
A
Episiotomy
B
Epistemology
C
Fallibilism
D
Deuteronomy
Question 2 Explanation: 
Epistemology
Question 3
Which Latin poet wrote "Satires", "Epodes", "Epistles" and "Carmen Seculare"?
A
Homer
B
Virgil
C
Maecenas
D
Horace
Question 3 Explanation: 
Horace
Question 4
The wavelength range of electromagnetic wave is..........
A
10-3 to 104 m
B
10-1 to 102 m
C
10-2 to 103 m
D
10-4 to 104 m
Question 4 Explanation: 
10-4 to 104 m:Ex of electromagnetic wave-Alpha rays, Gamma rays
Question 5
In FATF, ''T'' stands for?
A
Tax
B
Trust
C
Trade
D
Task
Question 5 Explanation: 
Finacial Action Task Force
Question 6
In 'Small Accounts' balance in such accounts at any point of time should not exceed..........
A
Rs.50, 000
B
Rs.1, 00, 000
C
Rs.10, 000
D
Rs.25, 000
Question 6 Explanation: 
In 'Small Accounts' balance in such accounts at any point of time should not exceed Rs.50, 000
Question 7
Contribution to which field is honoured by the Aga Khan award?
A
Architecture
B
Music
C
Sports
D
Literature
Question 7 Explanation: 
Architecture:The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) is an architectural prize established by Aga Khan IV in 1977. It aims to identify and reward architectural concepts that successfully address the needs and aspirations of Islamic societies in the fields of contemporary design, social housing, community development and improvement.
Question 8
What type of geographical feature is an ox-bow?
A
Forest
B
Hill
C
Lake
D
Canyon
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lake
Question 9
The Baglihar Dam is constructed across the Chenab River in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
J & K
Question 10
Which of these is the largest?
A
Earth
B
Earth's Moon
C
Venus
D
Jupiter
Question 10 Explanation: 
Jupiter
Question 11
Which team won the inaugural Fast5 World Netball Series, first contested in October 2009, which had modified rules (and was compared to Twenty20 cricket and rugby sevens)?
A
Jamaica
B
Australia
C
New Zealand
D
England
Question 11 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 12
In the 6th century BC, where was the empire of Cyrus the Great?
A
Indian
B
Mexico
C
Persia
D
China
Question 12 Explanation: 
Persia
Question 13
What kind of window is made of one or more movable panels that form a frame to hold panes of glass where the glazed panels are opened by sliding vertically, or horizontally?
A
Dormer
B
Sash
C
Dado
D
Gable
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sash
Question 14
Which of these is a position in soccer?
A
Striker
B
Silly mid-on
C
Lock
D
Goal Attack
Question 14 Explanation: 
Striker
Question 15
What was the now-extinct New Zealand huia?
A
A herbivorous dolphin
B
A giant bat
C
A pygmy crocodile
D
A wattlebird
Question 15 Explanation: 
A wattlebird
Question 16
The monomer of polythene is
A
vinyl chloride
B
ethylene
C
ethyl alcohol
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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