General knowledge quiz 461

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In printing, what are slugs?
A
Lazy printing staff
B
Solid lines of type
C
Barrows for wheeling lead around the printing works
D
The frames that metal type was put into to represent "pages"
Question 1 Explanation: 
Solid lines of type
Question 2
Who among the following is the Kathak dancer?
A
KC Pannikar
B
Guru Bipin Sinha
C
Bharti Gupta
D
Pankaj Charan Das
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bharti Gupta:Bharti Gupta is the Kathak dancer
Question 3
In atmosphere at every 165m there is a drop of..........
A
1o C
B
2o C
C
4oC
D
0.5oC
Question 3 Explanation: 
1o C:The atmosphere is a mixture of a layer of gases enveloping the earth.At every 165 m, there is a drop of 1$^\circ$ (or 6.4$^\circ$C per km).
Question 4
The Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has now made it compulsory for the public sector banks to report to it all such matters involving funds over how much amount?
A
Rs.3 crore
B
Rs.2 crore
C
Rs.1 crore
D
Rs.2.5 crore
Question 4 Explanation: 
With high level frauds involving industrialists such as Vijay Mallya loan default case revealed, the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has now made it compulsory for the public sector banks to report to it all such matters involving funds over Rs.1 crore. Vigilance Commissioner TM Bhasin announced that CVC has now made it mandatory for the public sector banks to share their reports relating to all loan frauds involving funds over Rs.1 crore. Till now this report was shared with the RBI only.
Question 5
Beetroot is a major ingredient in which of these dishes?
A
Borscht
B
Waldorf salad
C
Vichyssoise
D
Pate de foie gras
Question 5 Explanation: 
Borscht
Question 6
The highly fertile land beside which South American river gives one type of sugar its name?
A
Muscovado
B
Piloncillo
C
Demerara
D
Jaggery
Question 6 Explanation: 
Demerara
Question 7
Name the partner state for the event ''International Gita Mahotsava-2017'' which was held at Kurukshetra, Haryana.
A
Bihar
B
West Bengal
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Jharkhand
Question 7 Explanation: 
President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the International Gita Mahotsava-2017 in Kurukshetra, Haryana. Gita Mahotsava-2017 will conclude on December 3, 2017. Mauritius is the partner country and Uttar Pradesh is the partner state for this event. About 20 lakh people participated in Gita Mahotsav last year, which also included people from 35 countries.This year, about 25-30 lakh people are expected to participate in this event till December 3, 2017.
Question 8
What name is given to the individual leaves of grass, gladioli and irises?
A
Epees
B
Sabres
C
Blades
D
Cutlasses
Question 8 Explanation: 
Blades
Question 9
In April 1939, Clark University's Joseph Deliberato set a new record doing what?
A
Eating hotdogs
B
Swallowing goldfish
C
Running naked at a sports event before being caught
D
Playing the saxophone
Question 9 Explanation: 
Swallowing goldfish
Question 10
In August, 1996 at Kolar(near Bangalore), India made successful test flights of Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) named
A
Arjun
B
Nishant
C
Vijayanta
D
Lakshya
Question 11
What is the name of the scientific discipline that deals with the measurement and representation of the Earth, including its gravitational field, in a three-dimensional time-varying space?
A
Metroscopy
B
Geomatics
C
Geodynamics
D
Geodesy
Question 11 Explanation: 
Geodesy
Question 12
It is generally believed that which Ancient Roman festival, an archaic rite connected to fertility observed from 13 to 15 February, was converted by the Roman Catholic Church to honour the Virgin Mary which in turn became St Valentine's day?
A
Lupercalia
B
Saturnalia
C
Equirria
D
Opiconsivia
Question 12 Explanation: 
Lupercalia
Question 13
What word is used to describe how to remove rubber from trees?
A
Faucet
B
Tap
C
Bidet
D
Bath
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tap
Question 14
Besides a back complaint, what else did John F Kennedy suffer from?
A
Parkinson's disease
B
Addison's disease
C
Diabetes
D
Epilepsy
Question 14 Explanation: 
Addison's disease
Question 15
Which of the following is used to view rapidly moving objects?
A
Stroboscope
B
Stereoscope
C
Telescope
D
Microscope
Question 15 Explanation: 
Stroboscope:A stroboscope also known as a strobe, is an instrument used to make a cyclically moving object appear to be slow-moving, or stationary. It consists of either a rotating disk with slots or holes or a lamp such as a flashtube which produces brief repetitive flashes of light.
Question 16
Which of these ships was built last?
A
Titanic
B
Mary Rose
C
Mayflower
D
Victory
Question 16 Explanation: 
Titanic
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