General knowledge quiz 353

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What everyday items are graded on "B" and "H" scales?
A
Screws
B
Pencils
C
Light bulbs
D
Envelopes
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pencils
Question 2
Gastric juice is a fluid secreted by glands it contains which acid?
A
Amino acids
B
Lactic acid
C
Hydrochloric acid
D
Fatty acids
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hydrochloric acid:Gastric juice is a fluid secreted by glands lining the inside of the stomach. It contains hydrochloric acid and enzymes, such as pepsin, that aid in digestion.
Question 3
Who was the British sugar merchant who donated his collection of 65 paintings to the nation in 1892, together with cash to provide a building to house them?
A
Paul Getty
B
Sir Henry Tate
C
Solomon Guggenheim
D
Lois and Richard Rosenthal
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sir Henry Tate
Question 4
4th National Summit on Good, Replicable Practices and Innovations in Public Health Care Systems hosted by which state of India?
A
Telanagana
B
Kerala
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 4 Explanation: 
Madhya Pradesh
Question 5
The name of Niccolo Paganini is associated with which instrument?
A
Trombone
B
Violin
C
Bass guitar
D
Piano
Question 5 Explanation: 
Violin
Question 6
What specially built city has been the capital of Nigeria since 1991, when it was moved from Lagos?
A
Accra
B
Abuja
C
Dakar
D
Libreville
Question 6 Explanation: 
Abuja
Question 7
Which article says that the Vice-President of India will have to discharge the duties, if the Office falls vacant due to any reason other than expiry of the term?
A
Article 65
B
Article 62
C
Article 56
D
Article 50
Question 7 Explanation: 
Article 65:Article 65 of the Indian Constitution says that the Vice-President of India will have to discharge the duties for 6 months, if the Office falls vacant due to any reason other than expiry of the term
Question 8
Hadrian's Wall, built following 122 AD, stretches for 73 miles from Solway Firth to where?
A
The Firth of Forth
B
Settle
C
Carlisle
D
Wallsend-on-Tyne
Question 8 Explanation: 
Wallsend-on-Tyne
Question 9
What name is given to the mental state in which one imagines oneself as a dog, frequently barking and growling?
A
Affective distemper
B
Lucus effect
C
Cynanthropy
D
Stendhal syndrome
Question 9 Explanation: 
Cynanthropy
Question 10
Why did Philae become especially well-known in December 2014?
A
It was the first probe landed by humans on a comet
B
It was the first comet which humans landed a probe on
C
It was a newly discovered moon orbiting the Earth
D
Underwater archaeological site on an Egyptian island reveals new temple
Question 10 Explanation: 
It was the first probe landed by humans on a comet
Question 11
Dudhwa National Park is situated in..........
A
Arunachala Pradesh
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Odisha
D
Tamilnadu
Question 11 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh
Question 12
What is the name of the test cricket ground in Brisbane, Australia?
A
The Brizza
B
La Scala
C
The Oval
D
The Gabba
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Gabba
Question 13
In which year Zamindari System was introduced in India by Cornwallis?
A
1911
B
1890
C
1973
D
1793
Question 13 Explanation: 
1793:Zamindari System was introduced by Cornwallis in 1793 through Permanent Settlement Act. It was introduced in provinces of Bengal, Bihar, Orissa and Varanasi. Also known as Permanent Settlement System.
Question 14
In mid 2017 Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic relations with Qatar and imposed trade and travel bans on the country. Thirteen countries and three other administrations joined Saudi in cutting relations. Which of these was not one?
A
Maldives
B
Eritrea
C
Djibouti
D
Gabon
Question 14 Explanation: 
Eritrea
Question 15
Where and when was the first Bossaball World Championship held?
A
Bonaire, 2013
B
Turkey, 2009
C
Spain, 2015
D
Rio de Janeiro, 2016
Question 15 Explanation: 
Turkey, 2009
Question 16
What book was written by Alexandre Dumas about Edmond Dantes's imprisonment in the Chateau d'If?
A
All's Quiet On The Western Front
B
Inferno
C
The Man In The Iron Mask
D
The Count Of Monte Cristo
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Count Of Monte Cristo
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