General knowledge quiz 211

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is a device that allows electric current to pass through it in one direction only, used for converting AC to DC?
A
Voltmeter
B
Rectifier
C
Rheostat
D
Accumulator
Question 1 Explanation: 
Rectifier
Question 2
The National Social Assistance Programme(NSAP) is administered by which ministry?
A
Finance
B
Rural Development
C
Home affairs
D
Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
Question 2 Explanation: 
The National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) is a welfare programme being administered by the Ministry of Rural Development. The programme was first launched on 15th August 1995.
Question 3
NRLM was launched by the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)in 200
A
NRLM abbreviated as 1.National Religion Livelihoods Mission
B
National Rural Livelihoods Mission
C
National Rural Livelihoods Ministry
D
National Rural Live Mission
Question 3 Explanation: 
National Rural Livelihoods Mission:National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM)-Aajeevika was launched by the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD), Government of India in June 2011.
Question 4
Where were statues of lamassu built in the first millennium BCE?
A
Japan
B
Persia (modern Iran)
C
Tibet
D
Mauritius
Question 4 Explanation: 
Persia (modern Iran)
Question 5
The feminist Politician Simone Veil belongs to which country?
A
Europe
B
Japan
C
North Korea
D
South Africa
Question 5 Explanation: 
Europe
Question 6
What part of the body is affected by conjunctivitis?
A
Toe
B
Finger
C
Knee
D
Eye
Question 6 Explanation: 
Eye
Question 7
What word's original meaning was "the common people"?
A
Posh
B
Hoity Toity
C
Hoi polloi
D
Upper crust
Question 7 Explanation: 
Hoi polloi
Question 8
What game is one of the inspirations for the video game, "The Witness"?
A
Myst
B
Warcraft
C
Final Fantasy
D
Batman
Question 8 Explanation: 
Myst
Question 9
What does patrology mean?
A
Study of the patroon system in the 17th century Dutch colony of New Netherland in North America
B
Study of the origin, composition, distribution and structure of rocks
C
Study of Latvian populations
D
Study of writings of the early Fathers of the Christian Church
Question 9 Explanation: 
Study of writings of the early Fathers of the Christian Church
Question 10
Who tried to win back the America's Cup from the New York Yacht Club 5 times between 1899 and 1930 in boats called "Shamrock"?
A
Sir Frank Cadbury
B
Sir Thomas Lipton
C
Sir Ashton Bourneville
D
Earl Grey
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sir Thomas Lipton
Question 11
Which of these was an important part in the car that travelled in time in the "Back to the Future" series of films?
A
Warp drive
B
Flux capacitor
C
Difference engine
D
Nuclear fribulator
Question 11 Explanation: 
Flux capacitor
Question 12
Bharatiya Mahila Bank(BMB) is the first women bank in India.It was inaugurated in..........
A
2010
B
2012
C
2013
D
2014
Question 12 Explanation: 
2013:Bharatiya Mahila Bank is an Indian financial services banking company based in New Delhi, India. Former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh inaugurated the system on 19 November 2013
Question 13
..........is related with the sport Billiards
A
Drop
B
Bulls eye
C
Put hole
D
Break Pot
Question 13 Explanation: 
Break Pot:Golden Billiards will now have a break-and-run pot every tournament night
Question 14
Which English MP, Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under King Charles II and King James II, kept a detailed private diary during 1660-1669 which contained personal revelations and eyewitness accounts of great events and, after publication in the 19th century, became a primary source for study of the English Restoration period?
A
William Pitt the Elder
B
James Boswell
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Samuel Pepys
Question 14 Explanation: 
Samuel Pepys
Question 15
Where was the 2008 Ryder Cup competition held?
A
Avalon Golf Club
B
Valhalla Golf Club
C
Valkyrie Golf Club
D
Mountain King Golf Club
Question 15 Explanation: 
Valhalla Golf Club
Question 16
Which is located in Muthoraj?
A
Institute of Physically Handicapped
B
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
C
Radio Astronomy Centre
D
ISRO
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research:The Ooty Radio Telescope is located in Muthorai near Ootacamund, south India. It is part of the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics of the well known Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
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