General knowledge quiz 549

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
How many leaders are recognised in 2014 as absolute monarchs?
A
6
B
4
C
3
D
7
Question 1 Explanation: 
7
Question 2
..........is used to obtain magnified view of small objects
A
Microscope
B
Microphone
C
Telescope
D
Endoscope
Question 2 Explanation: 
Microscope:Microscope is an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, such as mineral samples or animal or plant cells, typically magnified several hundred times.
Question 3
"Doo lang doo land doo lang" is the start of which hit from the 1960s?
A
It's In His Kiss
B
He's So Fine
C
The Leader Of The Pack
D
Stop In The Name Of Love
Question 3 Explanation: 
He's So Fine
Question 4
..........is observed on December 5
A
Human Rights Day
B
International Volunteers Day
C
National Press Day
D
World Food Day
Question 4 Explanation: 
International Volunteers Day:International Volunteer Day (IVD) (December 5) is an international observance designated by the United Nations since 1985. It offers an opportunity for volunteer organizations and individual volunteers to make visible their contributions.
Question 5
Which of these countries is associated with the bagpipes?
A
China
B
India
C
Scotland
D
Russia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Scotland
Question 6
What film starred Michael Caine in the 1966 version and Jude Law in the 2004 version?
A
Alfie
B
Get Carter
C
The Quiet American
D
The Third Man
Question 6 Explanation: 
Alfie
Question 7
What was the active medium used in the first working laser ever constructed?
A
A diamond block
B
Helium-neon gas
C
A ruby rod
D
Carbon dioxide gas
Question 7 Explanation: 
Theodore Maiman built the first working laser using a ruby rod while working at Hughes Research Laboratories in Malibu, California. It lased for the first time on May 16, 1960.
Question 8
Algal boom is also called as
A
Eburnification
B
Eutropication
C
Chylification
D
Eutrophy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Eutropication:In aquatic ecosystems, species such as algae experience a population increase (called an algal bloom). Algal blooms limit the sunlight available to bottom-dwelling organisms and cause wide swings in the amount of dissolved oxygen in the water.
Question 9
Which character is the first to die in the British TV soap "Coronation Street" (in the seventh episode)?
A
Mary Hardman
B
Elsie Tanner
C
Ena Sharples
D
Minnie Caldwell
Question 9 Explanation: 
Mary Hardman
Question 10
In World War I, the troops of New Zealand and what other country were formed into a single Army Corps called ANZACs?
A
South Africa
B
Canada
C
Australia
D
Fiji
Question 10 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 11
The UK TV series "Doctor in the House", based on books by Richard Gordon, was set in which hospital?
A
St Stephen's
B
St Mary's
C
St Thomas's
D
St Swithin's
Question 11 Explanation: 
St Swithin's
Question 12
Which make of car has won the most 24 Hour races at Le Mans?
A
Porsche
B
Ferrari
C
Ford
D
Jaguar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Porsche
Question 13
All NRIs taken together cannot purchase more than..........per cent of the paid up value of the company.
A
14%
B
10%
C
16%
D
17%
Question 14
Foal Eagle is a combined Field Training Exercise (FTX) conducted annually between which two countries?
A
Pakistan & USA
B
South Korea & India
C
USA & China
D
South Korea & USA
Question 14 Explanation: 
South Korea & USA
Question 15
Saratoga and Yorktown, USA, are the sites of the defeat of which armies?
A
French
B
Confederate
C
Union
D
British
Question 15 Explanation: 
British
Question 16
What is a saraband?
A
Egyptian soldier
B
Belt for trousers
C
Dance
D
Desert wind
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dance
There are 16 questions to complete.

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