General knowledge quiz 464

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Beals Conjecture, or the Tijdeman-Zagier conjecture, in number theory grew from investigations in which of these?
A
Fermat's Last Theorem
B
The Taniyama-Shimura-Weil conjecture
C
Ribet's Theorem
D
Germain's Theorem
Question 1 Explanation: 
Fermat's Last Theorem
Question 2
Giddha is a popular dance of..........
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Meghalaya
C
Manipur
D
Asaam
Question 2 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh:Giddha is a famous folk dance of Himachal Pradesh
Question 3
The migration of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to the city of Medina in 622, which marked year one of the Islamic calendar, was known as what?
A
Hijra
B
The Great Trek
C
Muharram
D
The Trail of Tears
Question 3 Explanation: 
Hijra
Question 4
Rajiv Gandhi memorial garden is called as Veer Bhumi. The meaning of Veer Bhumi is..........
A
Land of Brave
B
Land of Duty
C
Land of Bright
D
Royal Steps
Question 4 Explanation: 
Land of Brave:The memorial came to be known as Vir Bhumi meaning the 'land of the brave. Rajeev Ghandi was the sixth and youngest prime minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi.
Question 5
What is the official capital of Sri Lanka?
A
Goa
B
Colombo
C
Sri Jayawardenepura-Kotte
D
Kandy
Question 5 Explanation: 
Sri Jayawardenepura-Kotte
Question 6
On what were the live action films in a French series 1999-2012 depicting the adventures of two warriors from ancient Roman-occupied Europe based?
A
Children's books about a character called Anatole who lived outside Paris
B
Julius Caesar's Commentaries on his battles in Gaul
C
The comic book series about the adventures of Asterix and Obelix
D
Vercingetorix, a Gaulish chieftain
Question 6 Explanation: 
The comic book series about the adventures of Asterix and Obelix
Question 7
How would a redingote usually be treated?
A
Worn
B
Planted
C
Drunk
D
Shot at
Question 7 Explanation: 
Worn
Question 8
Which infectious disease, usually occuring in childhood, is characterised by eruptions of successive crops of vesicles?
A
Mumps
B
Chickenpox
C
Measles
D
Whooping cough
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chickenpox
Question 9
What type of dog is traditionally used above the Arctic Circle to pull sleds over snow?
A
Husky
B
Chihuahua
C
Pomeranian
D
Poodle
Question 9 Explanation: 
Husky
Question 10
Jane Horrocks plays which role in the TV series "Absolutely Fabulous"?
A
Squeak
B
Bubble
C
Edina
D
Margaret
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bubble
Question 11
Gir Forest National Park located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Gujarat
D
Assam
Question 12
The direction of wind is deviated from expected one due to which force?
A
Contact Forces
B
Gravitational Force
C
Centrifugal Force
D
Coriolis Force
Question 12 Explanation: 
Coriolis Force:In physics, the Coriolis force is an inertial force(also called a fictitious force) acting on objects which are in motion relative to a rotating reference frame.
Question 13
What invention caused many deaths while testing it?
A
Dynamite
B
Ladders
C
Race cars
D
Parachute
Question 13 Explanation: 
Many people who tried to test the first parachutes died by jumping from high places. One attempt was a parachute hat, but the inventor broke his neck while testing it. The first successful parachute was tested from a hot air balloon in 1797, in France, by Jacques Garnerin.
Question 14
Which mountain range extends over Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela?
A
Urals
B
Alps
C
Caucasus
D
Andes
Question 14 Explanation: 
Andes
Question 15
Which is the oldest paramilitary force in the country?
A
Border Security Force (BSF)
B
Assam Rifles
C
Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
D
Coast Guard
Question 16
Which of these cities is closest to Rome?
A
Canberra
B
Geneva
C
New York
D
Dunedin
Question 16 Explanation: 
Geneva
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