General knowledge quiz 460

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The annual RAF Airshow at Hendon was established in 1920 by the Society of British Aircraft Constructors, and grew into a major international event with exhibitors from all over the world. It is now held in mid-July in even-numbered years. Where has it been held since 1949?
A
Farnborough
B
Silverstone
C
Aintree
D
Heathrow
Question 1 Explanation: 
Farnborough
Question 2
FISCAL MANAGEMENT Q(63-70):What will be the total expenditure amount allocated for the Financial year 2018-19?
A
Rs. 18.25 lakh crore
B
Rs. 24.42 lakh crore
C
Rs. 26.25 lakh crore
D
Rs. 15.25 lakh crore
Question 2 Explanation: 
For 2018-19, Total Expenditure will be Rs. 24.42 lakh crore
Question 3
What was developed for military purposes by Sir Robert Watson-Watt from 1935?
A
Sonar
B
Gunpowder
C
Binoculars
D
Radar
Question 3 Explanation: 
Radar
Question 4
The amount invested in Kisan Vikas Patra(KVP) would get doubled in..........months.
A
100
B
105
C
110
D
115
Question 4 Explanation: 
The amount invested in Kisan Vikas Patra would get doubled in 110 months or nine years and two months. The interest rate of KVP is 7.8% annually.
Question 5
What is the chemical symbol for copper?
A
C
B
Cu
C
Cr
D
Co
Question 5 Explanation: 
Cu
Question 6
Which city was founded in 1718 by the French in North America?
A
New York
B
New Orleans
C
Newhaven
D
Newark
Question 6 Explanation: 
New Orleans
Question 7
Franklin Roosevelt was fairly fluent in which languages other than English?
A
German & French
B
Latin & Spanish
C
Mandarin Chinese & Spanish
D
French & Mandarin Chinese
Question 7 Explanation: 
German & French
Question 8
In the early 19th century, who began classifying minerals by their physical characteristics and not, as had been done traditionally, by their chemical composition?
A
Friedrich Mohs
B
Charles Darwin
C
Albert Einstein
D
Humphrey Davy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Friedrich Mohs
Question 9
Tripura is surrounded by..........in the east
A
Assam
B
Mizoram
C
both (a) and (b)
D
Bangladesh
Question 10
Where did the borzoi dog breed originate?
A
Russia
B
Mexico
C
Egypt
D
France
Question 10 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 11
Which of the following is the terrestrial planet?
A
Mercury
B
Venus
C
Mars
D
All of these
Question 11 Explanation: 
All of these:The four inner planets:Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars. Known as the terrestrial planets
Question 12
Bishops and knights feature in what game?
A
Labyrinth
B
Patience
C
Chess
D
Cathedral
Question 12 Explanation: 
Chess
Question 13
Who was the 2005 European Eventing Champion?
A
Peter Phillips
B
Zara Phillips
C
Princess Anne
D
Mark Phillips
Question 13 Explanation: 
Zara Phillips
Question 14
The first European landfall was made on the continent of Australia by Willem Janszoon in what year?
A
1606
B
1703
C
1642
D
1695
Question 14 Explanation: 
1606
Question 15
In what were the Umayyad and Abbasid dynasties early leaders?
A
Reaching agreement with invading European Crusaders in the 11th and 12th centuries
B
Opposing the Ottoman Empire
C
Weapon design
D
Muslim faith
Question 15 Explanation: 
Muslim faith
Question 16
Which national flag is 11 (high):28 (wide) and is maroon (symbolising blood shed during several wars, particularly in the second half of the 19th century) with a white serrated band (symbol of peace) with nine white points on the hoist side?
A
Qatar
B
Bahrain
C
Oman
D
Saudi Arabia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Qatar
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