General knowledge quiz 546

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these was a 2005 hit for the Arctic Monkeys?
A
Womanizer
B
I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor
C
Trust Me
D
Wooden Heart
Question 1 Explanation: 
I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor
Question 2
Besides Maria Sklodowska-Curie, three people have received two Nobel Prizes. Which of these is not one of them?
A
Frederick Sanger
B
Linus Pauling
C
John Bardeen
D
Pierre Curie
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pierre Curie
Question 3
World Environment Day(WED) is celebrated every year on
A
September 15
B
May 10
C
July 5
D
June 5
Question 3 Explanation: 
June 5:World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated every year on 5 June to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
Question 4
..........of the Gupta dynasty is known as the Napoleon of India.
A
Ramagupta
B
Samudragupta
C
Srigupta
D
Chandra Gupta
Question 4 Explanation: 
Samudragupta:Samudragupta of the Gupta dynasty is known as the Napoleon of India. Historian A V Smith called him so because of his great military conquests known from the 'Prayag Prashati' written by his courtier and poet Harisena, who also describes him as the hero of a hundred battles.
Question 5
What does the "G" in the World Championship CS:GO stand for?
A
Great
B
Global
C
Gormenghast
D
Grave
Question 5 Explanation: 
Global
Question 6
First used in western medicine in the 17th century what was the drug developed from the bark of the cinchona tree used to treat?
A
Malaria
B
Typhoid
C
Atrial fibrillation
D
Headaches
Question 6 Explanation: 
Malaria
Question 7
Which of the following has maximum genetic diversity in India?
A
Sugar Cane
B
Paddy
C
Mango
D
Wheat
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mango:Mango has maximum genetic diversity in India
Question 8
In the 1960's, who had a hit record with Bob Dylan's ''Blowin' in the Wind''?
A
Peter, Paul and Mary
B
Petra, Paula and Mary
C
Peter, Paul and Murray
D
Petra, Paul and Murray
Question 8 Explanation: 
Peter, Paul and Mary
Question 9
What shape are the 8 faces of an octahedron?
A
Triangles
B
Squares
C
Pentagons
D
Hexagons
Question 9 Explanation: 
Triangles
Question 10
The cruciate ligaments are in which part of the human body?
A
Back
B
Legs
C
Arms
D
Feet
Question 10 Explanation: 
Legs
Question 11
The northernmost point in South America is in which country?
A
Paraguay
B
Chile
C
Colombia
D
Peru
Question 11 Explanation: 
Colombia
Question 12
Which of these labels denotes the driest champagne (or the lowest "sweetness level" according to EU labelling regulations)?
A
Brut Natural or Brut Zero
B
Brut
C
Doux
D
Sec
Question 12 Explanation: 
Brut
Question 13
Freezing point of Mercury is..........
A
-210C
B
-390C
C
-190C
D
390C
Question 13 Explanation: 
-390C:Freezing point of Mercury is 390C.To measure the temperature below-390C alcohol thermometer is used. Freezing point of alcohol is-1140C
Question 14
When was the first Super Bowl for American football held?
A
1937
B
1957
C
1947
D
1967
Question 14 Explanation: 
1967
Question 15
The largest natural port is in..........
A
Jagatsinghpur district
B
Kolkata
C
Mumbai
D
Visakhapatnam
Question 15 Explanation: 
Visakhapatnam:The Visakhapatnam harbors is the only Natural harbors in the bay of Bengal shore. Vizag is second largest city in Andhra, nestled among the great hills of Eastern Ghats and faces the Bay of Bengal.Krishnapatnam Port is a privately built deep water port in Andhra Pradesh.
Question 16
Which all-girl group had hits with "Cruel Summer", "Venus", "I Heard a Rumour" and "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye"?
A
Peaches and Herb
B
Strawbs
C
Applejacks
D
Bananarama
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bananarama
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