General knowledge quiz 188

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Valley of Flowers National Park is located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Uttarakhand
Question 2
The planet with the maximum number of natural satellites (moons), so far discovered is
A
Jupiter
B
Neptune
C
Saturn
D
Uranus
Question 2 Explanation: 
Jupiter 63 Saturn 60 Uranus 27 Neptune 13 Pluto 3 Mars 2 Earth 1 Venus 0 Mercury 0
Question 3
When was the International Monetary Fund established?
A
1945
B
1946
C
1947
D
1950
Question 4
Optical fibre works on the
A
principle of refraction
B
total internal reflection
C
scattering
D
interference
Question 5
Where is Vizag port located?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Telangana
C
Maharashtra
D
None of these
Question 5 Explanation: 
None of these-Andhra Pradesh
Question 6
The market condition when goods and services are not freely available and thus the prices are relatively high is called
A
rights issue
B
sinking fund
C
seller's market
D
recession
Question 7
Which country has built world's longest bullet train network length of 2000 kms?
A
Japan
B
Singapore
C
Pakistan
D
China
Question 7 Explanation: 
World's longest bullet train network length of 2000kms established by China Railway. Construction of the line started in December 2012. The line has 9 stations and trains run at a speed of up to 300 kph.China is conducting feasibility study to build the bullet train track between Chennai and New Delhi.
Question 8
The major minerals found in Uttar Pradesh are
A
limestone and dolomite
B
rock phosphate and dolomite
C
copper and graphite
D
None of the above
Question 9
What area was claimed as a colony by the German Empire in the late 19th century, became a League of Nations mandate administered by Australia, New Zealand and the UK after World War I, was occupied by Japanese troops during World War II, and became a trusteeship until it was declared independent in 1968?
A
Fiji
B
Nauru
C
New Caledonia
D
Western Samoa
Question 9 Explanation: 
Nauru
Question 10
Joe Strummer co-founded which UK punk band?
A
The Cure
B
The Clash
C
The Sex Pistols
D
The Stone Roses
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Clash
Question 11
Veeragase is one of the vigorous dance based on Hindu mythology demonstrated in the Dasara procession which will be held in..........state.
A
Karnataka
B
Andra Pradesh
C
Telengana
D
Kerala
Question 11 Explanation: 
Karnataka
Question 12
Olive oil is made from what part of the olive tree?
A
Bark
B
Fruit
C
Flowers
D
Trunk
Question 12 Explanation: 
Fruit
Question 13
The held for trading securities are required to be sold within..........
A
180 days
B
100 days
C
90 days
D
120 days
Question 13 Explanation: 
90 days:HFT securities have to be sold within 90 days.
Question 14
In botany, what is the word for the scar left on a tree or plant after a leaf falls?
A
Cicely
B
Cicada
C
Cibber
D
Cicatrix
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cicatrix
Question 15
On 29 March 1971, Lieutenant William Calley was found guilty by a court martial for murdering 20 civilians in 1968-where?
A
Koje Island, Korea
B
My Lai, Vietnam
C
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
D
Uli, Biafra, Nigeria
Question 15 Explanation: 
My Lai, Vietnam
Question 16
When is International Day of Older Persons observed?
A
October 1
B
October 2
C
September 3
D
September 28
Question 16 Explanation: 
The International Day of Older Persons is observed on October 1 each year. On December 14, 1990 the United Nations General Assembly voted to establish October 1 as the International Day of Older Persons as recorded in Resolution 45/106.
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