General knowledge quiz 442

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who wrote the book "Das Kapital"?
A
Black Marx
B
Groucho Marx
C
Onya Marx
D
Karl Marx
Question 1 Explanation: 
Karl Marx
Question 2
What is the official name of the spectator area at Wimbledon at the side of No. 1 Court known as Henman Hill or Murray Mound?
A
Aorangi Terrace
B
Strawberry Field
C
Sugar Hill
D
Lavender Hill
Question 2 Explanation: 
Aorangi Terrace
Question 3
The Karakoram mountain range spans the borders of Pakistan and what other country or countries?
A
India
B
All of these
C
China
D
Afghanistan
Question 3 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 4
Which modern country was created when Prithvi Narayan united the 3 kingdoms of Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur in 1768?
A
India
B
Nepal
C
Cambodia
D
Sri Lanka
Question 4 Explanation: 
Nepal
Question 5
A political leader Napoleon Bonaparte belongs to which country?
A
France
B
England
C
China
D
Russia
Question 5 Explanation: 
France:Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution
Question 6
Plasma is used in..........
A
Fluorescent bulb
B
Halogen lamp
C
Metal halide lamp
D
Solar lights
Question 6 Explanation: 
Fluorescent bulb:Electrons collide with and ionize noble gas atoms inside the bulb surrounding the filament to form a plasma by the process of impact ionization.
Question 7
What is "Too much money chasing too few goods"?
A
Inflation
B
Deflation
C
Stagnation
D
Depression
Question 7 Explanation: 
Inflation
Question 8
Who led the first expedition that reached the South Pole?
A
Ron Richards
B
Roald Dahl
C
Roald Amundsen
D
Ronnie Corbett
Question 8 Explanation: 
Roald Amundsen
Question 9
Grnaite city is surname of which of the following city?
A
Mumbai
B
Jerusalem
C
Aberdeen
D
Malta
Question 9 Explanation: 
Aberdeen:Aberdeen is Scotland's third most populous city. Nicknames include the Granite City, the Grey City and the Silver City with the Golden Sands. During the mid-18th to mid-20th centuries, Aberdeen's buildings incorporated locally quarried grey granite, which can sparkle like silver because of its high mica content
Question 10
What is the name for a carriage drawn by a team of four horses having the reins rigged in such a way that it can be driven by a single driver?
A
Four of a kind
B
Double tandem
C
Quattro
D
Four-in-hand
Question 10 Explanation: 
Four-in-hand
Question 11
Which of these countries was never a member of The League of Nations, which was created by the Treaty of Versailles after World War I?
A
The Dominican Republic
B
Egypt
C
USA
D
The Soviet Union
Question 11 Explanation: 
USA
Question 12
In June 2009 it was announced that the rats on Rat Island had finally been eradicated, 229 years after a Japanese shipwreck caused an infestation. Where is Rat Island?
A
Alaska
B
Philippines
C
Torres Strait
D
United Kingdom
Question 12 Explanation: 
Alaska
Question 13
Tetraethyl lead is used as
A
pain killer
B
fire extinguisher
C
mosquito repellent
D
petrol additive
Question 14
Scribes from Roman times to the Middle Ages and later used a technique to maximise the use of precious wrting material. Which of these describes one result?
A
Parching
B
Palimpsest
C
Papyrograph
D
Palingenesis
Question 14 Explanation: 
Palimpsest
Question 15
Woodrow Wilson whose "Fourteen Points" which contributed to the Treaty of Versailles in 1919 that concluded World War I, was prominent in which country?
A
Switzerland
B
UK
C
France
D
USA
Question 15 Explanation: 
USA
Question 16
The head office of International Civil Aviation Organisation is in
A
USA
B
Canada
C
France
D
Australia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Canada
There are 16 questions to complete.

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