General knowledge quiz 531

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The "A" in "AGM" stands for what sort of General Meeting?
A
Aggravating
B
Agonising
C
Annual
D
Argumentative
Question 1 Explanation: 
Annual
Question 2
Roaring Forties are winds that blow in the southern hemisphere in between..........
A
20o-60o West
B
40o-60o South
C
30o-50o East
D
40o-70o North
Question 2 Explanation: 
40o-60o South:Roaring Forties are winds that blow in the southern hemisphere in between 40o-60o South
Question 3
The International Olympic Committee removed which two events from the programme for the 2012 Olympic Games in London?
A
Women's weightlifting:Clean and Jerk and Snatch
B
Chess and women's triple jump
C
Solo synchronised swimming and doubles table tennis
D
Baseball and softball
Question 3 Explanation: 
Baseball and softball
Question 4
Sakshi Malik is related to which sport?
A
Wrestling
B
Boxing
C
Shooting
D
Weightlifting
Question 4 Explanation: 
Wrestling
Question 5
As at early 2015, how many Prime Ministers have served in Australia since 2013?
A
2
B
3
C
1
D
4
Question 5 Explanation: 
3
Question 6
The purpose of choke in tube light is?
A
To decrease the current
B
To increase the current
C
To decrease the voltage momentarily
D
To increase the voltage momentarily
Question 7
Traditionally, mozzarella cheese is made from milk from which animal?
A
Deer
B
Buffalo
C
Goat
D
Sheep
Question 7 Explanation: 
Buffalo
Question 8
The study of human population and things that affect them is..........
A
Dystrophy
B
Discography
C
Demography
D
Atrophy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Demography:Demography is the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or the incidence of disease, which illustrate the changing structure of human populations.
Question 9
The best selling 1976 autobiography of which leading country vocalist and songwriter during the 1960s and 1970s, "Coal Miner's Daughter", was made into a film starring Sissy Spacek (who won an Academy Award for Best Actress) and Tommy Lee Jones in 1980?
A
Joni Mitchell
B
Dolly Parton
C
Mariah Carey
D
Loretta Lynn
Question 9 Explanation: 
Loretta Lynn
Question 10
Who had her first major movie role in "Crossroads" (2002), a comedy-drama film that also starred Dan Aykroyd and Kim Cattrall?
A
Jennifer Aniston
B
Beyonce Knowles
C
Britney Spears
D
LeAnn Rimes
Question 10 Explanation: 
Britney Spears
Question 11
The Gulf Stream, a warm ocean current, flows from the North American continent to where?
A
Japan
B
India
C
British Isles
D
Africa
Question 11 Explanation: 
British Isles
Question 12
In her "Adventures in Wonderland", where did Alice first meet the Mad Hatter, the March Hare and the Dormouse?
A
While visiting the caterpillar
B
A pool of tears
C
The Queen of Hearts' rose garden
D
A tea party
Question 12 Explanation: 
A tea party
Question 13
Which state inaugurated the International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) 2018?
A
Gujarat
B
New Delhi
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Maharashtra
Question 13 Explanation: 
Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh inaugurated the International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) in New Delhi. This workshop was organised by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in collaboration with United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR). Experts from about 23 countries, representatives from multilateral development banks, the United Nations, academia and other stakeholders participated in the workshop.Deliberations at the workshop focused on global cooperation for developing Disaster Resilient Infrastructure. The workshop also served as a platform for exchange of experiences, lessons and solutions in the area of Disaster Resilient Infrastructure.
Question 14
The speed of Supersonic wave is measured in..........
A
Avogadrao Number
B
Energy
C
Mach Number
D
Wavelength
Question 14 Explanation: 
Mach Number:Mach number is the ratio of speed of source to the speed of sound Mach number >1-Supersonic Mach number >5-Hypersonic Mach number <1-Body is moving with supersonic
Question 15
Who was the first U.S. President to take residence in the White House, then known as the Executive Mansion?
A
John Adams
B
George Washington
C
Theodore Roosevelt
D
John F Kennedy
Question 15 Explanation: 
John Adams
Question 16
What is the capital of Malta?
A
Valetta
B
Stanley
C
Birkirkara
D
Mdina
Question 16 Explanation: 
Valetta
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