General knowledge quiz 340

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Portuguese rule of which country ended in 1975, with the appointment of Samora Machel as its first president?
A
South Africa
B
Hong Kong
C
Singapore
D
Mozambique
Question 1 Explanation: 
Mozambique
Question 2
Glass is made of the mixture of
A
quartz and mica
B
sand and silicates
C
salt and quartz
D
sand and salt
Question 3
If the endorser signs, but does not give his/her name to whom he/she wishes to transfer the cheque is called..........
A
Partial Endorsement
B
Conditional Endorsement
C
Facultative Endorsement
D
Blank Endorsement
Question 3 Explanation: 
If the endorser signs, but does not give his name to whom he wishes to transfer the cheque is called Blank Endorsement.
Question 4
When Lennox Lewis and Evander Holyfield competed in November 1999 what did they do to compete?
A
Fenced
B
Swam
C
Rode horses
D
Boxed
Question 4 Explanation: 
Boxed
Question 5
Which instrument is used to determine the purity of milk?
A
Lactometer
B
Photometer
C
Odometer
D
Hygometer
Question 5 Explanation: 
Lactometer:An instrument for estimating the purity or richness of milk, as a measuring glass, a specific gravity bulb, or other apparatus.
Question 6
What is the name given to copper bars arranged in a cylinder, insulated from each other which rotates to connect each section of the armature in turn (in a motor) or to the external current (in a dynamo)?
A
Generator
B
Commuter
C
Armutator
D
Commutator
Question 6 Explanation: 
Commutator
Question 7
"Poison arrow" or "poison dart" is what type of creature?
A
Lizard
B
Snake
C
Frog
D
Crocodile
Question 7 Explanation: 
Frog
Question 8
John F Kennedy had an affair with which of these?
A
Jayne Mansfield
B
Kim Novak
C
Marilyn Monroe
D
Brigitte Bardot
Question 8 Explanation: 
Marilyn Monroe
Question 9
What type of building in the Roman forum, the largest of its type there, was called "Julia"?
A
Hippodrome
B
Basilica
C
Military parade ground
D
Theatre
Question 9 Explanation: 
Basilica
Question 10
A computer virus that actively attacks an anti-virus program or programs in an effort to prevent detection is...
A
Worm
B
Retrovirus
C
Trojan
D
Ghost virus
Question 11
What is the nickname of Apsley House, the former London residence of the Dukes of Wellington, that stands alone at Hyde Park Corner on the south-east corner of Hyde Park?
A
Waterloo
B
Buck Palace
C
Arden House
D
Number One, London
Question 11 Explanation: 
Number One, London
Question 12
Queen Maude Land and Mount Erebus are on which continent?
A
Asia
B
Africa
C
Antarctica
D
Europe
Question 12 Explanation: 
Antarctica
Question 13
Who among the following regulates the Indian Corporate Debt Market?
A
RBI
B
NABARD
C
SIDBI
D
SEBI
Question 13 Explanation: 
Regulator for the Indian Corporate Debt Market is the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). SEBI controls bond market and corporate debt market in cases where entities raise money from public through public issues.
Question 14
Plants wilt due to excess of
A
transpiration
B
photosynthesis
C
absorption
D
None of these
Question 15
The River Irwell runs through which English city?
A
Aberdeen
B
Liverpool
C
Glasgow
D
Manchester
Question 15 Explanation: 
Manchester
Question 16
Where is the area seen as one of the most outstanding volcanic regions in the world, with a high density of active volcanoes, a variety of types, and a wide range of related features?
A
Aleutian Islands, Alaska, USA
B
The South Island, New Zealand
C
Kirishima, Japan
D
Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia
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