General knowledge quiz 375

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Complete the title of this James Bond film:"You Only Live... "
A
Twice
B
On the Couch
C
Slowly
D
It Down
Question 1 Explanation: 
Twice
Question 2
Kibber wildlife sanctuary located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Assam
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 3
One of the rarest reptiles, a species of crocodile, is found in the wild exclusively where?
A
The Orinoco River
B
The Amazon River
C
The Murray River
D
The Yangtze River
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Orinoco River
Question 4
Where is Brasilia, the capital city of Brazil, situated?
A
In the Planalto Central highlands, at 1, 172 m (3, 845 ft) height
B
At the mouth of the Tocantins River, on Brazil's northern coast
C
At the north-eastern edge of the Pantanal wetlands
D
On the Parana River delta
Question 4 Explanation: 
In the Planalto Central highlands, at 1, 172 m (3, 845 ft) height
Question 5
The term "radar", of American origin, coined in 1941, replaced the British abbreviation "RDF" which stood for "Radio Direction Finding". What does "radar" stand for?
A
Radio Amplification to Detect Aerial Raiders
B
Radio Aerial Routefinding
C
Reconnaissance Activated by Diffusion and Reception
D
Radio Detection and Ranging
Question 5 Explanation: 
Radio Detection and Ranging
Question 6
What is the Latin for "therefore"?
A
In situ
B
Etcetera
C
Ergo
D
In vino veritas
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ergo
Question 7
Astra is a state of the art beyond visual range air to air missile designed for a range of
A
40km-80km
B
20km-80km
C
10km-60km
D
30km-90km
Question 7 Explanation: 
20km-80km:Astra is an active radar homing beyond-visual-range air-to-air missile (BVRAAM)developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), India. Astra is designed to be capable of engaging targets at varying range and altitudes allowing for engagement of both short-range targets (up to 20 km) and long-range targets (up to 80 km) using alternative propulsion modes
Question 8
Which of these countries does not have a coastline on the Mediterranean Sea?
A
Egypt
B
Afghanistan
C
France
D
Italy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Afghanistan
Question 9
Density of population in India, According to 2011 census..........
A
380 sq. km
B
384 sq. km
C
383 sq. km
D
382 sq. km
Question 9 Explanation: 
As per the provisional population totals of Census 2011, the population density of India has gone up to 382 persons per square kilometer from 325 persons per square kilometer in 2011. On an average, 57 more people inhabit every square kilometer in the country as compared to a decade ago.
Question 10
Miners trapped underground in Chile in August 2010 received help and advice from which of these organisations?
A
UNESCO
B
NASA
C
FAO
D
UNICEF
Question 10 Explanation: 
NASA
Question 11
The Camel Cup, first held in 1970 in the dry bed of a river, is held where?
A
The Mojave Desert, California
B
Qatar
C
Atacama Desert
D
Alice Springs, Australia
Question 11 Explanation: 
Alice Springs, Australia
Question 12
What is the theme for International Anti-Corruption Day 2017?
A
Corruption fails the government
B
Together towards a corruption free world
C
United against corruption for development, peace and security
D
United against corruption for a better world
Question 12 Explanation: 
United against corruption for development, peace and security; it is celebrated on December 9
Question 13
How far are the early effects of a myocardial infarction often felt?
A
Exclusively in the chest
B
Chest, shoulder, arms, back, neck, jaw, and upper stomach
C
Chest and left arm
D
Chest, and left arm and shoulder
Question 13 Explanation: 
Chest, shoulder, arms, back, neck, jaw, and upper stomach
Question 14
The number of sovereign countries who are members of the United Nations, is
A
180
B
182
C
183
D
191
Question 15
Which building, built in 1884, was the first to use structural steel in its frame and the first to be supported inside and outside by a fireproof metal frame, and is therefore considered to be the first skyscraper?
A
Home Insurance Building, Chicago, Illinois, USA
B
Ritz Hotel, London, UK
C
The Old Bailey, London, UK
D
The Chrysler Building, New York, NY, USA
Question 15 Explanation: 
Home Insurance Building, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Question 16
Nikkei is a...?
A
Sports shoe
B
Camera
C
Bouncy toy
D
Stock market index
Question 16 Explanation: 
Stock market index
There are 16 questions to complete.

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