General knowledge quiz 199

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a composer, best known for writing hymns?
A
Ian Fleming
B
John Lennon
C
William Caxton
D
Charles Wesley
Question 1 Explanation: 
Charles Wesley
Question 2
Americans call it a diaper. What do the British call it?
A
Flange
B
Twosome
C
Nappy
D
Parker
Question 2 Explanation: 
Nappy
Question 3
The Money bill is related with which article of the Indian constitution?
A
Article 110
B
Artcile 100
C
Article 111
D
Article 101
Question 3 Explanation: 
Article 110:The bill has provisions related to article 110 (1)(a) {imposition, abolition, remission, alteration or regulation of any tax} and is certified as a money bill. It has its endorsement by speaker as money bill and Rajya Sabha has no power to change its fat
Question 4
Newton postulated his corpuscular theory of light on the basic of
A
Rectilinear propagation of light
B
Colour of thin films
C
Newton's rings
D
Disperson of white lights
Question 4 Explanation: 
Rectilinear propagation of light:Newton's corpuscular theory of light on the basic of Rectilinear propagation of light Light consists of very tiny particles known as ''corpuscular''. These corpuscles on emission from the source of light travel in straight line with high velocity and When these particles enter the eyes, they produce image of the object or sensation of vision.
Question 5
Indian Institute of Petroleum is located at
A
Dehradun
B
Kolkata
C
Dhanbad
D
New Delhi
Question 6
Kanger Valley National Park is located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Chhattisgarh
Question 7
Which of these diseases can appear 40 to 50 days after the bite of an affected dog, fox or wolf?
A
Poliomyelitis
B
Tetanus
C
Athlete's Foot
D
Rabies
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rabies
Question 8
Who developed the diagnostic technique of X-ray computed tomography?
A
William Einthoven
B
Godfrey Hounsfield
C
Rene Laennec
D
Ian Doanld
Question 8 Explanation: 
Godfrey Hounsfield:Sir Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield was an English electrical enginee rwho shared the 1979 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with Allan McLeod Cormack for his part in developing the diagnostic technique of X-ray computed tomography (CT)
Question 9
Which of the following cannot set up subsidiaries to undertake NBFC business?
A
Payment Bank
B
Regional Rural Bank
C
Public Sector Banks
D
All of theses
Question 9 Explanation: 
Payment Bank:Payments Banks cannot set up subsidiaries to undertake NBFC business.
Question 10
The biography by Sir Ranulph Fiennes published in 2003 was about which Captain?
A
Blood
B
Cook
C
Scott
D
Bligh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Scott
Question 11
The first Olympic flag, presented to the IOC at the 1920 Olympics by the city of Antwerp, Belgium, was lost until 1977. Where had it been?
A
In a basement of the Antwerp Olympic stadium
B
In the bottom of a competitor's suitcase
C
In the attic of the IOC HQ at Lausanne, Switzerland
D
Hanging in the foyer of the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp
Question 11 Explanation: 
In the bottom of a competitor's suitcase
Question 12
Pi squared is closest to which of these numbers?
A
10
B
9
C
11
D
7
Question 12 Explanation: 
10
Question 13
Who is appointed as new FTII (Film and Television Institute of India) chairman?
A
Actor Anupam Kher
B
Bhupendra Kainthola
C
R K Lakshmanan
D
Shyam Benegal
Question 13 Explanation: 
the government appointed Actor Anupam Kher as the Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. Anupam Kher will replace Gajendra Chauhan as Chairman of FTII. He is 62 years old. He has worked in more than 500 films and over 100 plays in the last 30 years. He was awarded the Padma Shri award in 2004 and the Padma Bhushan award in 2016.
Question 14
Which of these were the subject of a famous US court case in 1921, which resulted in their execution for murder on 23 August 1927 despite a public outcry and a confession by Celestino Madeiros in 1925?
A
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
B
Al Capone and Baby Face Nelson
C
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzettti
D
Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
Question 14 Explanation: 
Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzettti
Question 15
The New pension system was launched in which year?
A
2015
B
2010
C
2007
D
2004
Question 15 Explanation: 
2004:The National Pension System (NPS) was launched on 1st January, 2004 with the objective of providing retirement income to all the citizens. NPS aims to institute pension reforms and to inculcate the habit of saving for retirement amongst the citizens.
Question 16
What word refers to a length of chain, rope, scarf, wire or fishing line used to strangle someone or an execution device used in Spain until 1974?
A
Shallot
B
Gavotte
C
Garrotte
D
Compote
Question 16 Explanation: 
Garrotte
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