General knowledge quiz 301

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The number of players played in Volley ball?
A
7
B
8
C
5
D
6
Question 1 Explanation: 
6:Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net.
Question 2
Catalytic converters generally made from..........
A
Alkaline Metals
B
Post-transition metal
C
Transition Metals
D
Alkali metal
Question 2 Explanation: 
Transition Metals:Catalytic converters generally made from Transition Metals. These metals are an element that are used as a bridge
Question 3
Canada is divided into how many provinces and how many territories?
A
10 provinces and 3 territories
B
12 provinces and 2 territories
C
9 provinces and 4 territories
D
11 provinces and 2 territories
Question 3 Explanation: 
10 provinces and 3 territories
Question 4
Where is the ancient game of senet traditionally played?
A
On a boat
B
In a field
C
In a pool
D
On a board
Question 4 Explanation: 
On a board
Question 5
How many Dynes are there in 1 gram weight?
A
900
B
375
C
981
D
250
Question 6
Name the powerlifting world champion who died due to injuries, at the AIIMS Trauma Centre in New Delhi?
A
Carlos Garcia
B
Franklin Leon
C
Ivan Cancel
D
Saksham Yada
Question 6 Explanation: 
Saksham Yadav, powerlifting world champion, died due to injuries, at the AIIMS Trauma Centre in New Delhi. Saksham Yadav met with a car accident and was admitted in an extremely critical condition at the AIIMS Trauma Centre. Saksham Yadav bagged a gold medal in the 2017 world weightlifting championship. Along with Saksham five other men including Rohit, a weightlifter, were also injured in the accident.
Question 7
What is unusual about Rockall, a small island in the Atlantic Ocean?
A
It is the last remaining natural habitat of the Irish snake
B
It is under water more than half the time
C
It was not claimed until 1953, by Great Britain
D
It did not exist until it was lifted by an earthquake in 2003
Question 7 Explanation: 
It was not claimed until 1953, by Great Britain
Question 8
Who lives with the rest of the Darling family and Nana the dog?
A
Wendy in "Peter Pan"
B
Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz"
C
Harry Potter, whenever he was living at home
D
Julian in "The Famous Five" stories
Question 8 Explanation: 
Wendy in "Peter Pan"
Question 9
Indira Sagar Dam is a multipurpose project of Madhya Pradesh on the..........River
A
Bhagirathi
B
Sutlej
C
Panzara
D
Narmada
Question 10
Which Spaniard, from 1518, overcame Montezuma, captured Mexico City and became Governor-General of much of Mexico?
A
Vasco Da Gama
B
Bartholomew Diaz
C
Hernando Cortes
D
Ferdinand Magellan
Question 10 Explanation: 
Hernando Cortes
Question 11
The first 21 novels of the "Jennings" series of humorous children's books by Anthony Buckeridge, published between 1950 and 1973, were set where?
A
A farm in Devon
B
An air force cadet training unit
C
A British boarding school
D
The Norfolk Broads
Question 11 Explanation: 
A British boarding school
Question 12
What is a sarcophagus?
A
A person who derides others
B
Part of the throat
C
Legendary monster
D
Stone coffin
Question 12 Explanation: 
Stone coffin
Question 13
Stree Shakti Puraskar given by which Ministry?
A
Ministry of Culture
B
Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
C
Ministry of Home Affairs
D
Ministry of Women and Child Development
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ministry of Women and Child Development:Stree Shakti Puraskar (Women Power Award) is a series of India's national honours conferred on individual women for their exceptional achievement. The award is given in six categories, by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India.
Question 14
The hottest planet in the solar system is
A
Mercury
B
Earth
C
Saturn
D
Venus
Question 14 Explanation: 
Venus is the hottest planet because it's atmosphere is in a runaway greenhouse state.
Question 15
In Greek mythology, what was left in Pandora's box after the evils, ills, diseases, and burdensome labour had escaped?
A
Charity
B
Faith
C
Hope
D
Tolerance
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hope
Question 16
In November 2010, Swiss voters decided to expel what category of people from the country?
A
Hindus
B
Citizens of the USA
C
Foreigners convicted of serious crimes
D
People who can speak fewer than 2 of the 4 official languages
Question 16 Explanation: 
Foreigners convicted of serious crimes
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