General knowledge quiz 443

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Under the elastic limit, stress is proportional to strain according to..........
A
Hooke's law
B
Bernoulli'd Theorem
C
Newton's law
D
Doppler effect
Question 1 Explanation: 
Hooke's law:Hooke's law stating that the strain in a solid is proportional to the applied stress within the elastic limit of that solid.
Question 2
What species of tree of the genus Prunus, native to the Middle East, produces a seed in a corrugated shell which is botanically not a nut, but a drupe?
A
Cashew
B
Almond
C
Walnut
D
Date
Question 2 Explanation: 
Almond
Question 3
Which Soviet gymnast won the most Olympic medals in her career, and the most gold of any female?
A
Larissa Latynina
B
Olga Korbutt
C
Nelli Kim
D
Heidi Klum
Question 3 Explanation: 
Larissa Latynina
Question 4
What were the grounds for the debate about whether Russian athletes would be allowed to participate in the 2016 Olympic Games?
A
Irregularities alleged in the 2012 Olympics in Russia
B
Revelations about longstanding and systematic concealed doping among Russian Olympic athletes
C
Concern about Russian current military confrontations with many of the countries participating
D
Security difficulties following threats against Russia by Daesh/Isis extremists
Question 4 Explanation: 
Revelations about longstanding and systematic concealed doping among Russian Olympic athletes
Question 5
Usually, the Indian money market is classified into..........sector and..........sector
A
Direct & Indirect
B
Private & Public
C
One way & Two way
D
Organised & Unorganised
Question 5 Explanation: 
Organised & Unorganised:The Indian money market consists of the unorganised sector:moneylenders, indigenous bankers, and unregulated financial organisation and organised sector:Reserve Bank of India, private banks, public sector banks, development banks etc
Question 6
The writer of US TV series "NYPD Blue" (1993-2005) was also the creator and/or writer of several other hit series; which of these was not one?
A
Hill Street Blues (1981-87)
B
L.A.Law (1986-1994)
C
Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989-93)
D
Commander in Chief (2005-6)
Question 6 Explanation: 
Commander in Chief (2005-6)
Question 7
On which continent are the native fauna called ostrich, lion, giraffe and okapi?
A
Africa
B
South America
C
Australia
D
Asia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Africa
Question 8
Where do the Rhone and Saone rivers meet?
A
Avignon
B
Lyon
C
Cannes
D
Brest
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lyon
Question 9
Rob Pilatis and Fab Morvan were collectively known as what?
A
Frankie Goes To Hollywood
B
Eurythmics
C
Wham!
D
Milli Vanilli
Question 9 Explanation: 
Milli Vanilli
Question 10
Which novelist, born in Bombay in 1865, was awarded the Nobel prize for Literature in 1907?
A
Evelyn Waugh
B
Charles Kingsley
C
Henry Longfellow
D
Rudyard Kipling
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rudyard Kipling
Question 11
February 2 observed as..........
A
World Wetlands Day
B
World Cancer Day
C
World laughter day
D
World Radio Day
Question 12
Larry Mullins and Adam Clayton are the rhythm section for which band?
A
Coldplay
B
U2
C
The Killers
D
Steely Dan
Question 12 Explanation: 
U2
Question 13
Which of these was an American inventor, scientist and businessman who developed many devices including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb?
A
Thomas Edison
B
Thomas Jefferson
C
Thomas da Tankengine
D
Thomas More
Question 13 Explanation: 
Thomas Edison
Question 14
Whose first album was called "Voice of an Angel"?
A
Charlotte Church
B
Rod Stewart
C
Elvis Presley
D
Celine Dion
Question 14 Explanation: 
Charlotte Church
Question 15
The Chancellor is the head of government in which of these countries?
A
Iran
B
Italy
C
France
D
Germany
Question 15 Explanation: 
Germany
Question 16
What is the name of the bill of rights entrenched in the Constitution of Canada, which forms the first part of their Constitution Act, 1982?
A
Declaration of Independence
B
Bill of Rights
C
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
D
Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Question 16 Explanation: 
Charter of Rights and Freedoms
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