General knowledge quiz 328

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is a NIC?
A
Netware Intranet Controller
B
No Internet Connection
C
Network Interface Card
D
Network Interference Control
Question 1 Explanation: 
A NIC is a Network Interface Card. Usually a card that is plugged into a computer's expansion slot.
Question 2
Robbie Coltrane played a psychologist in which British TV series?
A
Waterbiscuit
B
Cracker
C
Yulelog
D
Plumpudding
Question 2 Explanation: 
Cracker
Question 3
A way of looking at mathematical relationships and operations using abstract symbols instead of specific numbers is called what?
A
Trigonometry
B
Geometry
C
Algebra
D
Game theory
Question 3 Explanation: 
Algebra
Question 4
Which of these words can be applied to soups enriched with salt pork fatback and thickened with flour or with crushed ship biscuit or saltine crackers, and milk?
A
Caio
B
Chow mein
C
Chop suey
D
Chowder
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chowder
Question 5
Who among the following is a winner of the Indira Gandhi Award for National integration?
A
Aruna Asaf Ali
B
Ashok Kumar
C
Sundarlal Bahuguna
D
M. G. K. Menon
Question 6
How many members included in the Constitution Drafting Committee?
A
10
B
8
C
9
D
7
Question 6 Explanation: 
7:The Drafting Committee for framing the constitution was appointed on 29 August 1947.The committee comprised of a chairman and six other members.
Question 7
How did Princess Grace of Monaco die in 1981?
A
A freak accident with a roulette wheel
B
A bomb explosion
C
Assassination by sniper's rifle
D
A car crash
Question 7 Explanation: 
A car crash
Question 8
The lyric "You can make it OK, you can get married in Gibraltar near Spain" is from which song?
A
"You're my World" by Umberto Bindi, Gino Paoli & Carl Sigman
B
"Je t'aime moi non plus" by Serge Gainsbourg
C
"The Ballad of John and Yoko", credited to Lennon / McCartney
D
"Joy to the World" by Hoyt Axton
Question 8 Explanation: 
"The Ballad of John and Yoko", credited to Lennon / McCartney
Question 9
Who was the 2014 Formula One World Champion driver?
A
Sebastian Vettel
B
Nico Rosberg
C
Lewis Hamilton
D
Fernando Alonso
Question 9 Explanation: 
Lewis Hamilton
Question 10
Which children's book character was named after the London railway station where he was first met?
A
Paddington
B
Euston
C
Victoria
D
St Pancras
Question 10 Explanation: 
Paddington
Question 11
Which country gained its independence from Australia on 16 September 1975?
A
The Torres Strait Islands
B
East Timor
C
Tasmania
D
Papua New Guinea
Question 11 Explanation: 
Papua New Guinea
Question 12
..........is for the contribution to Music
A
Pritzker Prize
B
Kalinga Prize
C
Grammy Award
D
Magsaysay Award
Question 12 Explanation: 
Grammy Award:A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry
Question 13
Which of these has had a distinct National Olympic Committee since 1950 and competed at the Olympic Games from 1952, although it has been only a colony and a "region", but never a nation?
A
Goa
B
Taiwan
C
Macau
D
Hong Kong
Question 13 Explanation: 
Hong Kong
Question 14
What wine originated in the Spanish town of Jerez de la Fontera?
A
Pinot Noir
B
Chardonnay
C
Sherry
D
Sauvignon Blanc
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sherry
Question 15
..........is needed for energy transfer and storage in plants
A
Phosphorous
B
Nitrogen
C
Oxygen
D
Carbon-di-oxide
Question 15 Explanation: 
Phosphorous:Phosphorus is needed for energy transfer and storage in plants. It is needed for the formation of nucleic acids ( RNA and DNA ). It helps plants to mature and promotes root, flower and seed development.
Question 16
When did USA President Eisenhower sign legislation "declaring IN GOD WE TRUST the national motto of the United States" and requiring the motto to appear on all US paper and coin currency?
A
1964
B
1958
C
1956
D
1952
Question 16 Explanation: 
1956
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