General knowledge quiz 271

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The battle tanks designed and developed by the Defence Research and Development Organization in collaboration with Heavy Vehicles Factory and Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited are
A
Vijayanta
B
T-55 and T-72
C
Arjun
D
All of the above
Question 2
Which of the following fits in the sentence "I know-----book this is"?
A
whose
B
who's
C
whos'
D
whos
Question 2 Explanation: 
whose
Question 3
What was a "sawyer"?
A
A guard
B
Someone who sawed wood
C
An itinerant sharpener of tools
D
A horse wrangler at an inn
Question 3 Explanation: 
Someone who sawed wood
Question 4
What is the unofficial name for the 'crisis' that arose after the resignation of Lord Melbourne in 1838, when Robert Peel was offered the opportunity of forming a government but resigned as Prime Minister, resulting in the return of Lord Melbourne as Prime Minister until the 1841 General Election?
A
The Peel Depression
B
The Bobby Dazzler
C
The Melbourne Corn Exchange
D
The Bedchamber Crisis
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Bedchamber Crisis
Question 5
Where is the Sea of William Henry Smyth?
A
Near London, England
B
On the Moon
C
Off the coast of Queensland, Australia
D
Due north of Moscow
Question 5 Explanation: 
On the Moon
Question 6
Ekta Bisht related to..........
A
Hockey
B
Badminton
C
Golf
D
Cricket
Question 7
When was Prophet Mohamed, the founder of Islam, born?
A
420 AD
B
570 AD
C
868 AD
D
1138 AD
Question 8
What is a "samoyed"?
A
Duck
B
Dog
C
Meat cooked in pastry
D
Doughnut
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dog
Question 9
..........is used to measure inner and outer diameter of solids
A
Dynamo
B
Calipers
C
Calorimeter
D
Quadrant
Question 9 Explanation: 
Calipers:A caliper is a device used to measure the distance between two opposite sides of an object and also used to measure inner and outer diameter of solids
Question 10
The chambers which receives the blood from body tissues are called..........
A
Ventricles
B
Pericardium
C
Auricles
D
Aorta
Question 10 Explanation: 
Auricles:The chambers which receives the blood from body tissues are called Auricles
Question 11
When was barb wire patented?
A
1874
B
1840
C
1895
D
1900
Question 11 Explanation: 
Joseph F. Glidden was born in New York on Jan. 18, 1812. He invented barbed wire in 1873 and was granted the patent on Nov. 24, 1874. After a three year battle over the patent, which he eventually won, Gidden became known as the "Father of Barbed Wire".
Question 12
The gases used in different types of welding would include
A
oxygen and hydrogen
B
oxygen, hydrogen, acetylene and nitrogen
C
oxygen, acetylene and argon
D
oxygen and acetylene
Question 13
With what is the expression "hey-pass" associated?
A
Juggling, or work as a conjuror
B
Mud wrestling
C
Water polo
D
Whist
Question 13 Explanation: 
Juggling, or work as a conjuror
Question 14
In ballet, which of these terms means a controlled turn on one leg, starting with one or both legs in plie and rising onto demi-pointe or pointe?
A
Entrechat
B
Jete
C
Pirouette
D
Arabesque
Question 14 Explanation: 
Pirouette
Question 15
Which plant is commonly used as a herbal treatment for depression?
A
St. Johns Wort
B
Eucalyptus
C
Slippery Elm
D
Aloe Vera
Question 15 Explanation: 
St. Johns Wort
Question 16
Which Indian state announced free treatment for the Road accident victims for first 48 Hours?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Kerala
D
Karnataka
Question 16 Explanation: 
Kerala State Government has decided to formulate a 'Trauma-Care Scheme', under which all accident victims in Kerala will be provided necessary emergency care and treatment free-of-cost for the first 48 hours after being admitted to a hospital. All the expenses incurred by the hospital on treatment of accident victim during first 48 hours will be paid by the Kerala State Government. Kerala State Government will claim these expenses from Insurance Companies
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