One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
Who was the lead singer of the band "Joy Division" who committed suicide in 1980 aged 23?
Question 1 Explanation:
Farrukh Amonatov is associated with which sport?
Question 2 Explanation:
Chess:Farrukh Amonatov is the only chess grandmaster of Tajikistan. He is also the winner of many international tournaments.
The initial increase of magnetic field in magnetic storms is caused
when the shock wave, associated with the gusty solar wind, compresses the magnetosphere
when there is a large decrease in field intensity
when the gust wind itself engulfs the magnetosphere
None of the above
Who among the following won the Grammy awards three times?
Pandit Ravi Shankar
Question 4 Explanation:
Pandit Ravi Shankar:Pandit Ravi Shankar was one of the best known exponents of the Sitar as well as a composer of Hindustani Classical Music. He has won Three Grammy awards including a Lifetime Achievement Grammy.
The English town of Hay-on-Wye is famous for a festival featuring what?
Question 5 Explanation:
As at 2012, according to FAOSTAT (the Food and Agriculture Organization Corporate Statistical Database), which of these countries produces the most tomatoes?
Question 6 Explanation:
Which 13th century Mogol Emperor of China set up his capital in Peking?
Alexander the Great
Vlad the Impaler
Question 7 Explanation:
Who is a South African serial killer who committed the "ABC Murders" between 1994 and 1995, with over 30 victims?
Question 8 Explanation:
What is the name of the branch of the Pacific Ocean between China and Korea?
Question 9 Explanation:
Which of these Mexican cities is close to the Caribbean Sea?
Question 10 Explanation:
Which country ceded Guam to the US in December 1898?
Question 11 Explanation:
Which of these words is another name for a nose bleed?
Question 12 Explanation:
Asia's first Airbus India Training Centre will be set up in which city?
Question 13 Explanation:
France based Aircraft maker Airbus will set up Asia's first training facility for pilots and maintenance engineers in New Delhi. Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju performed the ground-breaking ceremony for the training centre on March 17, 2017. The centre will formed by the European aviation major Airbus. It is expected to be operational by the end of 2018. Vistara become the first client for this centre to provide training services to Vistara pilots for the A320 type aircraft for 5 years.
..........is the name of Hurricane
Question 14 Explanation:
Katrina:Hurricane Katrina was the eleventh named storm and fifth hurricane of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season. It was the costliest natural disaster, as well as one of the five deadliest hurricanes, in the history of the United States.
In the original meaning of "decimate", who is killed?
Every tenth person
All but a tenth of the people
All of the people
Most of the people
Question 15 Explanation:
Every tenth person
Who has launched the book Hit Refresh?
Question 16 Explanation:
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has launched his first book named Hit Refresh. The book includes the inside story of the company's continuing transformation, Nadella's own personal journey, Vision for the coming wave of intelligent technologies.The book goes on sale globally on 26th September and is available for pre-order. Satya Nadella will donate all proceeds from Hit Refresh to Microsoft Philanthropies.
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