General knowledge quiz 374

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What, among other things, was special about 2015?
A
The first same sex civil partnerships in Scotland are celebrated
B
The highest global average temperature on record
C
The sixteenth country joins the Eurozone
D
Iran's Pishgam rocket successfully completed a return trip of sending a monkey into space
Question 1 Explanation: 
The highest global average temperature on record
Question 2
Mohun Bagan Ratna is an award presented each year to outstanding
A
Former Singers
B
Former Businessman
C
Former Politicians
D
Former Players
Question 2 Explanation: 
Former Players
Question 3
Pan-American Highway, north-west Alaska to Southernmost Chile is the worlds
A
longest road
B
highest road
C
busiest road
D
None of the above
Question 4
Bitcoin is a type of digital currency which was launched in
A
2009
B
2010
C
1012
D
2015
Question 4 Explanation: 
2009:Bitcoin is a type of digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone. Bitcoin was introduced in 2009. Bitcoin is based on an open source protocol and is not issued by any central authority
Question 5
Bikram Choudhury is associated with what activity?
A
Cricket
B
Yoga
C
Hockey
D
Cooking
Question 5 Explanation: 
Yoga
Question 6
..........separates Gibraltar and Peninsular Spain in Europe from Morocco and Ceuta in Africa.
A
Strait of Gibraltar
B
Barents Strait
C
Strait of Malaca
D
Palk Strait
Question 6 Explanation: 
Strait of Gibraltar:The Strait of Gibraltar is a narrow strait that connects the Atlantic Ocean to the Mediterranean Sea and separates Gibraltar and Peninsular Spain in Europe from Morocco and Ceuta in Africa.
Question 7
Which of these was a rocket physicist and astronautics engineer who was involved in the development of rocket technology in Germany during World War II?
A
Bertolt Brecht
B
J. Robert Oppenheimer
C
Albert Speer
D
Werner von Braun
Question 7 Explanation: 
Werner von Braun
Question 8
Where were the Cinque Ports?
A
Around the Baltic Sea
B
Northern France
C
Belgium and Holland
D
On the coasts of Kent and Sussex, England
Question 8 Explanation: 
On the coasts of Kent and Sussex, England
Question 9
Which of these countries does not play test cricket?
A
Australia
B
Sri Lanka
C
China
D
Pakistan
Question 9 Explanation: 
China
Question 10
Which government has revealed the plans to develop an 'independent internet' for BRICS Nation, that operates separately from the Domain Name System used worldwide?
A
Brazil
B
Russia
C
India
D
China
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Russian government has revealed plans to develop an 'independent internet' that operates separately from the Domain Name System used worldwide. The Russian Security Council has asked the Russian government to develop a separate infrastructure for BRICS countries' internet needs while still being linked to the World Wide Web, which would continue services in the event of a global internet infrastructure collapse. The initiative plans to create a separate 'backup' system of Domain Name Servers (DNS) that would be totally independent of international bodies and international infrastructure, yet still remaining linked to the global internet.
Question 11
Which country saw the closest finish in a World Rallly Championship event, when, in 2007, Marcus Gronholm beat Sebastian Loeb by 0.3 of a second?
A
Spain
B
New Zealand
C
Wales
D
Monaco
Question 11 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 12
The brightest Star is..........
A
Rigel
B
Rigil Kentaurus
C
Canopus
D
Sirius
Question 12 Explanation: 
Sirius:Sirius-With a visual apparent magnitude of-1.46, it is almost twice as bright as Canopus, the next brightest star. The name ''Sirius'' is derived from the Ancient Greek Seirios, meaning ''glowing'' or ''scorcher''.
Question 13
Which of the following countries won the final of the triangular cricket series held in durban in februarry 1997?
A
India
B
New zealand
C
South africa
D
Zimbabwe
Question 14
India's Kanchanmala Pande won gold medal at the?
A
World Para Swimming Championship
B
World Youth Swimming Championship
C
World U-17 Swimming Championship
D
World U-19 Swimming Championship
Question 14 Explanation: 
World Para Swimming Championship
Question 15
Sawai mansingh wildlife sanctuary is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Rajasthan
D
Jharkhand
Question 16
Who was elected Governor of the US State of Texas in 1994?
A
George W Bush
B
George H Bush
C
George Banks
D
George Benson
Question 16 Explanation: 
George W Bush
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