General knowledge quiz 187

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which age groups people eligible for training under TRYSEM scheme?
A
18-30years
B
18-40years
C
18-35 years
D
18-28years
Question 1 Explanation: 
18-35 years:1979:Training Rural Youth for Self Employment TRYSEM (launched on 15th August) educational and vocational training for the people(18-35)years
Question 2
Who, from 1940 to 1949 was Jane Wyman's third husband?
A
Ronald Reagan
B
Humphrey Bogart
C
Clark Gable
D
David Niven
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ronald Reagan
Question 3
Which of the following headquarters located in the Quartier International of Montreal, Canada?
A
ICAO
B
FAO
C
UPU
D
IAEA
Question 3 Explanation: 
ICAO:The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations. It codifies the principles and techniques of international air navigation and fosters the planning and development of international air transport to ensure safe and orderly growth.Its headquarters are located in the Quartier International of Montreal, Canada.
Question 4
Which Indian city hosted the 4th edition of the India International Science Festival 2018?
A
Patna
B
Lucknow
C
Pune
D
Mumbai
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ministry of Science & Technology has confirmed that 4th edition of the India International Science Festival will be held in Lucknow. The decision was taken at the first preparatory meeting for the 4th India International Science Festival (IISF) chaired by Union Minister for Science & Technology, Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan. Officials of Ministries of Science and Technology, Earth Sciences and DG, CSIR and representatives of Vijnana Bharti (VIBHA) were also attended the meeting.
Question 5
The Vikramshila university is located in which Indian State?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
West Bengal
C
Bihar
D
Maharashtra
Question 5 Explanation: 
Bihar:The Vikramshila University remains are located near Antichak in Bhagalpur district of Bihar. Vikramashila was established by King Dharmapala (783 to 820).
Question 6
National Defence Academy is situated at
A
Khadakvasla
B
New Delhi
C
Wellington
D
Dehradun
Question 7
What behaviour do mourning cuttlefish, newly hatched garter snakes, and spotted hyenas share?
A
Digging burrows
B
Gender-swapping
C
Impregnation in the womb or egg before birth
D
Cross dressing
Question 7 Explanation: 
"Cross dressing"
Question 8
Which two American track and field athletes, who finished first and third in the 200 metres, were sent home from the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City after they performed the Black Power salute on the victory stand?
A
Tommie Smith and John Carlos
B
Peter Norman and John Carlos
C
Tommie Smith and Peter Norman
D
Tommie Norman and John Smith
Question 8 Explanation: 
Tommie Smith and John Carlos
Question 9
Twelth Schedule of the Constitution of India is related to which of the following?
A
Panchayats
B
Anti-Defection Law
C
Municipalities
D
State and UTs
Question 9 Explanation: 
Municipalities:Twelfth Schedule is related to Municipalities-Article 243-W By 74thamendment in 1992. Contains provisions of Municipal Corporation.
Question 10
Where is it a traditional 'sport' to stand on a beach and throw a rope with a weight at the end to catch birds when they return from foraging at sea?
A
Bosnia
B
Nauru
C
Switzerland
D
Nyasaland
Question 10 Explanation: 
Nauru
Question 11
For which site have there have been several proposals to create a channel to the Mediterranean Sea or the Nile so that water can flow into a series of hydro-electric penstocks, which would release the water 90m below sea level where it would evaporate?
A
The Qattara Depression
B
Aswan High Dam
C
Wadi Halfa
D
Lake Victoria
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Qattara Depression
Question 12
Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) was established in
A
1958
B
1957
C
1956
D
1955
Question 13
Joule is the unit of
A
temperature
B
pressure
C
energy
D
heat
Question 14
Emilio Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Vicente Fernandez, Gilberto Gil and Carlos Santana were the first 5 recipients of which award from 2000 to 2004?
A
Grammy award for Best Latin-American single
B
The Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year
C
Tony award for Best Latin-American performance
D
Oscar for Best Performance by a Latin-American
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year
Question 15
Tijuana is nearest to which of these places?
A
San Diego
B
Tucson
C
El Paso
D
San Antonio
Question 15 Explanation: 
San Diego
Question 16
Which of these is called a "nymph"?
A
Tadpole
B
Mature Daddy Long Legs
C
Moth's larva
D
Young dragonfly
Question 16 Explanation: 
Young dragonfly
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