General knowledge quiz 496

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the James Bond film who played Bond girl Anya Amasova?
A
Jane Seymour
B
Britt Ekland
C
Barbara Bach
D
Jill St. John
Question 1 Explanation: 
Barbara Bach
Question 2
The Savannah grassland located in..........
A
Africa
B
Asia
C
America
D
Australia
Question 2 Explanation: 
Africa:The African Savanna biome is a tropical grassland in Africa between latitude 15$^\circ$ North and 30 degrees S and longitude 15 degrees W and 40$^\circ$ West.
Question 3
What is the name of the small village near Calcutta where the first hollow-nosed rifle bullets were made?
A
Dum-dum
B
Hollow Point
C
Soft Point
D
Cordite
Question 3 Explanation: 
Dum-dum
Question 4
Which of these is a name for a dip or spread made from cooked, mashed chickpeas, blended with tahini, olive oil, lemon juice, salt and garlic?
A
Tiramisu
B
Lassi
C
Hummus
D
Vichyssoise
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hummus
Question 5
The Africa fund (Action for Resisting Invasion, Colonialism and Apartheid) under India's leadership was instituted by
A
UNO
B
SAARC
C
NAM
D
the Commonwealth
Question 6
Heavy water is
A
deuterium oxide
B
PH7
C
rain water
D
tritium oxide
Question 7
Which is the preposition in the sentence "Mary put her dog in the basket"?
A
Put
B
Her
C
In
D
The
Question 7 Explanation: 
In
Question 8
The Salal Hydroelectric Project is built on..........river
A
Tawi
B
Jhelum
C
Indus
D
Chenab
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chenab:Salal Hydroelectric Project is built on river Chenab near Reasi in Udhampur district of Jammu & Kashmir in India.
Question 9
Which of the Marx Brothers appeared in their vaudeville act, but not in any of their films?
A
Zeppo
B
Harpo
C
Gummo
D
Chico
Question 9 Explanation: 
Gummo
Question 10
Normally called a wolverine in North America, what is the largest carnivorous mammal in the weasel family, which, it is said, has a habit of hiding articles which are no use to it?
A
Gourmand
B
Glutton
C
Epicure
D
Hungary
Question 10 Explanation: 
Glutton
Question 11
What is the meaning of the word from which "meconium", the fecal discharge of a nearly born or newborn child, is derived?
A
Poppy juice
B
Micturition
C
Chemical waste
D
A semi-precious gem similar to zirconium
Question 11 Explanation: 
Poppy juice
Question 12
The volcano Vesuvius looks down on what?
A
Bay of Naples
B
Kalahari Desert
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Tokyo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Bay of Naples
Question 13
In books by A A Milne, which of the main characters was usually depressed?
A
Tigger
B
Piglet
C
Kanga
D
Eeyore
Question 13 Explanation: 
Eeyore
Question 14
The first recipient of Rajiv Gandhi's 'Khel Ratna' award is
A
Vishwanathan Anand
B
Leander Peas
C
Kapil Dev
D
Limba Ram
Question 15
Which New Zealander, known as "The White Mouse", was a leading figure in the maquis groups of the French Resistance, and became one of the Allies' most decorated servicewomen of World War II?
A
Jenny Morris
B
Florence Nightingale
C
Naomi Trigg
D
Nancy Wake
Question 15 Explanation: 
Nancy Wake
Question 16
One of the influential and well-known findings of physicist and musician Ernst Chladni (1756-1827) related to what?
A
The speed on sound on the air
B
Nonlinear standing waves on liquids enclosed by a vibrating receptacle
C
A way to show various modes of vibration of a rigid surface
D
Sound radiation
Question 16 Explanation: 
A way to show various modes of vibration of a rigid surface
There are 16 questions to complete.

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