General knowledge quiz 338

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is the tallest building in the world?
A
One World Trade Center
B
Burj Khalifa
C
Shanghai Tower
D
Abraj Al-Bait Clock Tower
Question 1 Explanation: 
Burj Khalifa:Burj Khalifa is known as Burj Dubai before its inauguration, is a megatall skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the tallest artificial structure in the world, standing at 829.8 m (2, 722 ft)
Question 2
What is a MAC?
A
A Computer made by Apple
B
Memory Address Corruption
C
Mediocre Apple Computer
D
Media Access Control
Question 2 Explanation: 
MAC is short for Media Access Control address, an address unique to every piece of network hardware.
Question 3
Which female impersonator, Daniel Carroll, whose career began in 1945 and whose most famous role was in the lead of a major production of "Hello Dolly!", died in June 2009?
A
Danny La Rue
B
Liberace
C
Barry Humphries
D
Dustin Hoffman
Question 3 Explanation: 
Danny La Rue
Question 4
The element common to all acids is
A
hydrogen
B
carbon
C
sulphur
D
oxygen
Question 5
What did Sepp Blatter do four days after the 2015 elections for FIFA president after which he was declared re-elected president for his fifth term?
A
Announced his resignation
B
Held a celebration for the entire population of Visp, Switzerland, where he was born
C
Remarried
D
Donated his entire personal fortune to the eradication of tuberculosis in Africa
Question 5 Explanation: 
Announced his resignation
Question 6
The 1830s in Europe saw revolution in several countries, which brought major political change for the countries concerned. Which of these revolutions or rebellions was not one?
A
The Greek War of Independence
B
Belgian Revolution
C
The July Revolution
D
The Rebellions of 1837
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Rebellions of 1837
Question 7
What was signed to end World War I?
A
The Treaty of Konigsberg
B
Magna Carta
C
The Treaty of Berlin
D
The Treaty of Versailles
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Treaty of Versailles
Question 8
Which district of Gujarat is declared as Open Defecation-Free (ODF)?
A
Kanchchh
B
Narmada
C
Jamnagar
D
Ahmedabad
Question 8 Explanation: 
The tribal district of Narmada is all set to become the first district in Gujarat to be declared Open Defecation-Free (ODF) under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan.
Question 9
Birds excrete which of the following?
A
Carbon-di-oxide
B
Uric acid
C
Carbob-monoxide
D
Both 1 and 2
Question 9 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 2:Birds excrete carbon dioxide and uric acid. They use the lungs to excrete carbon dioxide and the kidney to excrete uric acid.
Question 10
The Southernmost point of India is..........
A
Kibithu
B
Indira point
C
West of Ghuar Mota 4 Siachen Glacier
D
None of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
Indira point:Northernmost Point-Siachen Glacier near Karakoram Pass, Jammu and Kashmir Southernmost Point-Indira Point, Great Nicobar, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Westernmost Point-West of Ghuar Mota, Gujarat Easternmost Point-Kibithu, Arunachal Pradesh
Question 11
Which of these is a book by Dr Seuss?
A
The Cat in the Hat
B
The Dog in the Clog
C
The Cow in the Bough
D
The Pig in the Wig
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Cat in the Hat
Question 12
Leif Ericson, a Norse explorer regarded as the first European to land in North America before Christopher Columbus, established a settlement at Vinland, which has been tentatively identified as being where?
A
New York
B
Newfoundland
C
Rhode Island
D
Mexico
Question 12 Explanation: 
Newfoundland
Question 13
What sport is featured in the film "Blades of Glory", starring Will Ferrell and Jon Heder?
A
Ice hockey
B
Rollerblading
C
Knife throwing
D
Ice skating
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ice skating
Question 14
What was the last royal capital of the Burmese kingdom before its annexation by the British in 1885 when King Thibaw and Queen Supayalat were exiled after the Third Anglo-Burmese War?
A
Mandalay
B
Rangoon
C
Bangkok
D
Taipei
Question 14 Explanation: 
Mandalay
Question 15
Identify the odd term among following:
A
Microwave
B
Optical fibre
C
twisted pair wire
D
coaxial cable
Question 15 Explanation: 
Microwaves are waves while rest three are cables
Question 16
When were fingerprints first accepted as evidence in an English court of law?
A
1860
B
1956
C
1818
D
1901
Question 16 Explanation: 
1901
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