General knowledge quiz 47

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The SI Unit for Resistance..........
A
light year
B
candela
C
watt
D
ohm
Question 1 Explanation: 
ohm:The electrical resistance of an electrical conductor is a measure of the difficulty to pass an electric current through that conductor.
Question 2
The headquarter of United Nations Fund for Programmes Population Activities (UNFA) are at
A
London
B
New York
C
Washington
D
Rome
Question 3
Which of the following is the compenent of Pearl Ash?
A
Calcium Carbonate
B
Calcium Hydroxie
C
Potassium Carbonate
D
Methyl Alcohol
Question 3 Explanation: 
Potassium Carbonate:Potassium carbonate is the primary component of potash and the more refined pearl ash or salts of tartar.
Question 4
What are rotating stars that emit a beam of electromagnetic radiation that can only be observed when the beam of emission is pointing towards the Earth, which is called "the lighthouse effect"?
A
Red dwarfs
B
Pulsars
C
Black holes
D
Nebulae
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pulsars
Question 5
In art, what is the term used for the process of producing an effect by means of dots or small marks with brush or pencil?
A
Pistol
B
Spittle
C
Toggle
D
Stipple
Question 5 Explanation: 
Stipple
Question 6
Monotremes are unique mammals because they
A
posses hair
B
give birth to live young
C
secret milk in a pouch
D
lay eggs
Question 7
The Dhyanachand award is India's highest sports award. It was instituted in
A
2005
B
1998
C
2000
D
2002
Question 7 Explanation: 
2002:Dhyan Chand Award is the India's highest award for lifetime achievement in sports and games, given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India.The award is named after the legendary Indian hockey player Dhyan Chand. The award was initiated in 2002
Question 8
Which TV series followed the exploits of Father Ted Crilly, Father Dougal McGuire and the retired Father Jack Hackett, who preside over a parish on Craggy Island?
A
Ballykissangel
B
Father Ted
C
All Gas and Gaiters
D
Oh, Father!
Question 8 Explanation: 
Father Ted
Question 9
The Discovery of India is penned by..........
A
APJ Abdul Kalam
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Narendra Modi
D
Chetan Bhagat
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jawaharlal Nehru:The Discovery of India was written by India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru during his imprisonment in 1942-46 at Ahmednagar fort in Maharashtra, India
Question 10
World Citizen Day is celebrated on..........
A
August 28
B
March 17
C
Nov 19
D
September 6
Question 10 Explanation: 
Nov 19:The 4th day of November is celebrated as World Citizens Day. This concept came out with the fact that the earth's trajectory makes the sun perpendicular to the equator twice a year
Question 11
Molecules contain what?
A
Cash
B
Moles
C
Protons
D
Energy drinks
Question 11 Explanation: 
Protons
Question 12
In 1635 Robert Hooke developed what?
A
The law of elasticity
B
A method to determine the absolute value of pi
C
A code system that could be used by telegraphy
D
A 15 note musical scale
Question 12 Explanation: 
The law of elasticity
Question 13
Which of these drinks is made from cherries?
A
Kirsch
B
Vodka
C
Kava
D
Ouzo
Question 13 Explanation: 
Kirsch
Question 14
How many Kings of England were called Henry?
A
4
B
6
C
8
D
9
Question 14 Explanation: 
8
Question 15
Because of a disputed election result in December 2010, two candidates, Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara, were separately sworn in as the winner of the presidential election in which country?
A
Cote d'Ivoire
B
Fiji
C
Republic of the Congo
D
Haiti
Question 15 Explanation: 
Cote d'Ivoire
Question 16
What animal other than a cat is an integral part of the musical Cats?
A
Rat
B
Racoon
C
Possum
D
Badger
Question 16 Explanation: 
Possum
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