General knowledge quiz 198

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In statistics, what term is applied to techniques for modeling and analysing several variables to understand how the typical value of the dependent variable changes when one of the independent variables is varied, and the other variables are fixed?
A
Econometrics
B
Standard deviation
C
Regression analysis
D
Binomial Theory
Question 1 Explanation: 
Regression analysis
Question 2
"The lady doth protest too much" is a comment on whom?
A
Queen in Hamlet
B
A character in The Massacre at Paris
C
Nurse in Romeo and Juliet
D
Queen in The Mousetrap
Question 2 Explanation: 
Queen in The Mousetrap
Question 3
Which of these is a book of maps?
A
Appalachians
B
Andes
C
Caucuses
D
Atlas
Question 3 Explanation: 
Atlas
Question 4
The Targa Florio, an open road endurance automobile race founded in 1906, and part of the World Sportscar Championship from 1955 to 1973, was held on which island?
A
Malta
B
Sardinia
C
Crete
D
Sicily
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sicily
Question 5
The Java War 1825-30 was between the Dutch colonial force in Java and which other force?
A
Japanese
B
French
C
Javanese
D
German
Question 5 Explanation: 
Javanese
Question 6
The telescope is used for viewing
A
distant objects
B
near objects
C
small objects
D
living cells
Question 7
In what country, between the 1950s and 1980, would one have found "Rusticated Youth"?
A
China
B
England
C
Burma
D
Australia
Question 7 Explanation: 
China
Question 8
The Grassland Steppe is located in which country?
A
USA
B
Eurasia
C
Russia
D
Australia
Question 8 Explanation: 
Eurasia:The Eurasian Steppe, also called the Great Steppe or the steppes, is the vast steppe ecoregion of Eurasia in the temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands biome.
Question 9
Where in the eye do cataracts occur?
A
Iris
B
Cornea
C
Retina
D
Lens
Question 9 Explanation: 
Lens
Question 10
When were The Yeomen of the Guard (Beefeaters) established in England?
A
Birth of Queen Elizabeth II (1926)
B
Death of Queen Victoria (1901)
C
Coronation of Henry VII (1485)
D
Norman invasion of England (1066)
Question 10 Explanation: 
Coronation of Henry VII (1485)
Question 11
Who was the Philistine warrior, famous for his battle with David, the future king of Israel, as described in the Hebrew Bible/Christian Old Testament and, more briefly, in the Quran?
A
The Hulk
B
Titan
C
Goliath
D
The Joker
Question 11 Explanation: 
Goliath
Question 12
The development of agricultural ecosystems intended to be sustainable and self-sufficient is called as
A
Pisciculture
B
Interculture
C
Silviculture
D
Permaculture
Question 12 Explanation: 
Permaculture:Permaculture is a system of agricultural and social design principles centered around simulating or directly utilizing the patterns and features observed in natural ecosystems.
Question 13
The Famous Shore Temple located in
A
Mahabalipuram
B
Thanjavur
C
Kalyat
D
Kaveripoompattinam
Question 13 Explanation: 
Mahabalipuram:The Shore Temple (built in 700-728 AD) is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. It is a structural temple, built with blocks of granite, dating from the 8th century AD. It was built on a promontory sticking out into the Bay of Bengal at Mahabalipuram, a village south of Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu
Question 14
When was the first find of gold in New Zealand, which preceded New Zealand's gold rush?
A
1852
B
1861
C
1840
D
1752
Question 14 Explanation: 
1852
Question 15
What is used in paper or textile making, and to form a protective coating on a canvas or other surface to be used for some art techniques?
A
Filler
B
Volume
C
Size
D
Varnish
Question 15 Explanation: 
Size
Question 16
Which of these influential 20th Century romantic composers lived beyond the end of the First World War
A
Gabriel Faure
B
Alexander Scriabin
C
Jules Massenet
D
Claude Debussy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Gabriel Faure
There are 16 questions to complete.

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