General knowledge quiz 183

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which State government modernized Girl Child development scheme and re-launched as Majhi Kanya Bhagyashri in order to achieve its objective of improving the skewed girl child ratio in the state?
A
Gujarat
B
Assam
C
Maharashtra
D
Haryana
Question 1 Explanation: 
Maharashtra government re launched its ''Majhi Kanya Bhagyashri'' scheme in order to achieve its objective of improving the skewed girl child ratio in the state.
Question 2
The early Great Wall of China built in the tears following 221 BCE, new or by reinforcing existing remains of walls, by the Emperor, Qin Shi Huang, was intended to protect the newly unified empire against whom?
A
The hordes of Genghis Khan
B
The Xiongnu people from the north
C
The Huns to the west
D
European traders
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Xiongnu people from the north
Question 3
World's most powerful submarine detector was developed by which country?
A
Japan
B
USA
C
China
D
Russia
Question 3 Explanation: 
China
Question 4
After Mao Zedong's death his wife, together with others of the Gang of Four, was put on trial and sentenced to death; when did she die?
A
1976
B
1991
C
1978
D
2001
Question 4 Explanation: 
1991
Question 5
Bishops Hugh Latimer & Nicholas Ridley, and Archbishop Thomas Cranmer were tried for heresy in 1555 and burnt at the stake. By what name are they collectively known?
A
The Reformers
B
The Anglican Tigers
C
The Burning Bishops
D
The Oxford Martyrs
Question 5 Explanation: 
The Oxford Martyrs
Question 6
The following people died from what cause:singers Karen Carpenter (1983) & Lena Zavaroni (1999), dancer Heidi Guenther (1997), artistic gymnast Christy Henrich (1994) and models Ana Carolina Reston (2006), Luisel Ramos (2006) & Eliana Ramos (2007)?
A
Anorexia nervosa
B
Cyanide poisoning
C
Gunshot wounds
D
Drowning
Question 6 Explanation: 
Anorexia nervosa
Question 7
What is an ornamental string of feathers?
A
Boa
B
Python
C
Rattler
D
Mamba
Question 7 Explanation: 
Boa
Question 8
In which year the first Asian games was organised in Delhi?
A
1951
B
1962
C
1975
D
1980
Question 8 Explanation: 
1951:The 1951 Asian Games, officially known as the First Asian Games, was a multi-sport event celebrated in Delhi, India from 4 to 11 March 1951. The Games received names like First Asiad and 1951 Asia
Question 9
In ophthalmoscope which mirror is used to examine eye, ear, nose by doctors.
A
Convex mirror
B
Spherical Mirrors
C
Plane mirrors
D
Concave mirror
Question 9 Explanation: 
Concave mirror:In ophthalmoscope concave mirror is used to examine eye, ear, nose by doctors. Concave mirror is used in a shaving mirror and also used as a reflector for the head lights of a vehicle, search light
Question 10
Which sculptor is famous for "Bronze Age" (1877), "Burgesses of Calais" (1889), "The Kiss" (1898), and is best known in England for "Le Penseur"?
A
Henry Moore
B
Barbara Hepworth
C
Auguste Rodin
D
Greer Twiss
Question 10 Explanation: 
Auguste Rodin
Question 11
What song was played at the end of the 1964 film "Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love The Bomb"?
A
It's a Lovely Day Tomorrow
B
There'll Be Bluebirds Over The White Cliffs Of Dover
C
We'll Meet Again
D
When You Wish upon a Star
Question 11 Explanation: 
We'll Meet Again
Question 12
The civil rights advocate, published writer and singer, Pauley Perrette, is also known as Abbey Sciuto the forensic scientist in what US TV series (2003-present)?
A
Special Unit 2
B
N.C.I.S.
C
Criminal Minds
D
SVU
Question 12 Explanation: 
N.C.I.S.
Question 13
The boundary of which territory, disputed by the USA and Canada, that had started between the Russian and British Empire in 1821, was resolved by arbitration in 1903?
A
Alaska
B
Siberia
C
Mexico
D
Panama
Question 13 Explanation: 
Alaska
Question 14
Who was Indiana Jones' 11 year old Chinese sidekick in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom?
A
Short Round
B
Hop Sing
C
Cato Fong
D
Charlie Chan
Question 14 Explanation: 
Short Round
Question 15
Some of the Gandhi's ideas were included as Directive Principles in which articles?
A
Article 40, 44, 45 and 50
B
Article 41, 42, 43 and 44
C
Article 40, 43, 47 and 48
D
Article 41, 44, 50 and 51
Question 15 Explanation: 
Article 40, 43, 47 and 48:Some of the Gandhi's ideas were included as Directive Principles in Article 40, 43, 46, 47 and 48
Question 16
..........is authored by Amitav Gosh
A
Show Business
B
The Hungry Tide
C
The Namesake
D
A Fine Balance
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Hungry Tide:The Hungry Tide (2004) is the sixth novel by Indian-born author, Amitav Ghosh. It won the 2004 Hutch Crossword Book Award for Fiction.
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