General knowledge quiz 324

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these cities is a port?
A
Montevideo
B
Geneva
C
Brasilia
D
Ulan Bator
Question 1 Explanation: 
Montevideo
Question 2
In which series are FBI agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) the investigators of cases involving paranormal phenomena?
A
Route 66
B
Sapphire and Steel
C
The Avengers
D
The X-Files
Question 2 Explanation: 
The X-Files
Question 3
A novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, first published in "All-Story Magazine" in October 1912, was "Tarzan of the... " what?
A
Grapes
B
Apes
C
Tapes
D
Capes
Question 3 Explanation: 
Apes
Question 4
Where did poutine originate?
A
The Dordogne, France
B
Brussels, Belgium
C
Quebec, Canada
D
Noumea, New Caledonia
Question 4 Explanation: 
Quebec, Canada
Question 5
In cooking, what are floating islands made from?
A
Whipped cream
B
Sweetened egg whites
C
Semolina flour and mashed potato
D
Scone dough
Question 5 Explanation: 
Sweetened egg whites
Question 6
Which of these capitals is the most southern?
A
Canberra
B
Wellington
C
Buenos Aires
D
Santiago
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wellington
Question 7
Water is a good solvent of ionic salts because
A
it has a high specific heat
B
it has no colour
C
it has a high dipole moment
D
it has a high boiling point
Question 8
Who was vice-president to US president Ronald Reagan?
A
Dan Quayle
B
Bob Dole
C
Dick Cheney
D
George H. W. Bush
Question 8 Explanation: 
George H. W. Bush
Question 9
Which state Govt has launched Anwesha scheme to provide education to Scheduled castes and scheduled tribes children free of cost?
A
Jharkhand
B
Odisha
C
Kerala
D
Bihar
Question 9 Explanation: 
-The state Government of Odisha launched the Anwesha scheme to provide education to Scheduled castes and scheduled tribes children free of cost. 70 % Schedule Tribe and 30% SC students will be benefitted.
Question 10
Which of these TV series started broadcasting first?
A
Eight is Enough
B
M*A*S*H
C
Starsky and Hutch
D
Mary Tyler Moore Show
Question 10 Explanation: 
Mary Tyler Moore Show
Question 11
Oxygen in our blood is transported by a protein named
A
haemoglobin
B
keratin
C
collagen
D
myoglobin
Question 12
What office did James Schlessinger not hold in 1973 under US President Richard Ford?
A
Chairman of the United States Atomic Energy Commission
B
Secretary of Defense
C
Director of Central Intelligence
D
Secretary of Energy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Secretary of Energy
Question 13
Which of these words is used on a menu to mean a thin slice of meat?
A
Elope
B
Escargot
C
Escalope
D
Ennui
Question 13 Explanation: 
Escalope
Question 14
Which country ratified the Kyoto Protocol in late 2004 and thus caused it to become international law?
A
India
B
Britain
C
Russia
D
America
Question 14 Explanation: 
Russia:Russia ratified the Kyoto Protocol in late 2004 and thus caused it to become international law
Question 15
The life history of human malaria parasite in Anopheles was first described by
A
Partrick Manson
B
Laveran
C
Ronald Ross
D
Richard Pfeiffer
Question 16
Which are the only strictly marine herbivorous mammals?
A
Amazonian manatees
B
West Indian manatees
C
Steller's sea cows
D
Dugongs
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dugongs
There are 16 questions to complete.

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