General knowledge quiz 372

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
GIAN Scheme is related to
A
Education
B
Agriculture
C
Rural Development
D
Urban Development
Question 1 Explanation: 
Education:Union Government launches GIAN Scheme boost the quality of the country's higher education.
Question 2
When were the Deaflympics first held?
A
1960
B
1968
C
1949
D
1924
Question 2 Explanation: 
1924
Question 3
Of the 20 amino acids in your body's proteins..........are essential to your diet
A
3
B
6
C
2
D
9
Question 3 Explanation: 
9:Of the 20 amino acids in your body's proteins, nine are essential to your diet because your cells cannot manufacture them:histidine, isoleucine, leucine, lysine, methionine, phenylalanine, threonine, tryptophan and valine.
Question 4
The number of principal organs of UNO is
A
3
B
4
C
5
D
6
Question 5
Who is the governor of Punjab?
A
Shriniwas Patil
B
Kalyan Singh
C
V.P. Singh Badnore
D
Satya Pal Malik
Question 5 Explanation: 
V.P. Singh Badnore:Capital-Chandigarh
Question 6
This city was a frequent target of pirates in the early years of its European founding, for a time was keen to secede from the country of which it is currently the second largest city, and is still staunchly independent; which city is it?
A
Maracaibo, Venezuela
B
Montevideo, Argentina
C
Havana, Cuba
D
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Question 6 Explanation: 
Maracaibo, Venezuela
Question 7
Which of these did not play guitar for "The Yardbirds"?
A
Eric Clapton
B
Ron Wood
C
Jeff Beck
D
Jimmy Page
Question 7 Explanation: 
Ron Wood
Question 8
What is cupping used for in medicine?
A
To form a mortar for pounding herbs
B
To deliver blood
C
To create suction on parts of the skin
D
To heat patches of skin
Question 8 Explanation: 
To create suction on parts of the skin
Question 9
What about an 11 stringed lute resonates with a type of mushroom?
A
Torban
B
Muscaria
C
Chanterelle
D
Agarica
Question 9 Explanation: 
Chanterelle
Question 10
Which of these is a crustacean?
A
Lobster
B
Wallaby
C
Albatross
D
Salamander
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lobster
Question 11
What was the religion of the people besieged by Roman forces in the Siege of Masada?
A
Christianity
B
Islam
C
Zoroastrianism
D
Judaism
Question 11 Explanation: 
Judaism
Question 12
Which country left the British Commonwealth in 1949?
A
Rhodesia
B
Pakistan
C
Australia
D
Ireland
Question 12 Explanation: 
Ireland
Question 13
Shashi Kapoor, who passed away recently in Mumbai was a..........?
A
Actor
B
Cricketer
C
Golfer
D
Badminton player
Question 13 Explanation: 
Actor
Question 14
RKSK programmed launched by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. RKSK mean
A
Rejuvenation Kalyan Saansad Karyakram
B
Rashtriya Kishor Suganya Karyakram
C
Rurban Kishor Suraksha Krishi
D
Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram
Question 14 Explanation: 
Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram:Shri Ghualm Nabi Azad, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare launched the Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK) on January 7, 2014..The programme will comprehensively address the health needs of the near 25 crore adolescents, who account for over 21% of the country's population.
Question 15
In which decade was the SPICE simulator introduced?
A
1950s
B
1960s
C
1970s
D
1980s
Question 15 Explanation: 
SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis) was introduced in May 1972 by the University of Berkeley, California.
Question 16
Which English actor, director and producer, a descendant of the Terry acting family, was acclaimed for his youthful "Hamlet" which broke box office records on Broadway in 1937, and is one of the few to have won an Academy, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award?
A
Ralph Richardson
B
Alec Guinness
C
John Gielgud
D
Derek Jacobi
Question 16 Explanation: 
John Gielgud
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