General knowledge quiz 592

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is a description of the inflammation of a nerve or the general inflammation of the peripheral nervous system?
A
Neuralgia
B
Neurosis
C
Neuritis
D
Neuropathy
Question 1 Explanation: 
Neuritis
Question 2
Nomination facility is available as per the provisions of the Government Securities Act 2006 and..........
A
Government Securities Regulations, 2007
B
Government Securities Regulations, 2006
C
Government Securities Regulations, 2005
D
Government Securities Regulations, 2004
Question 2 Explanation: 
Nomination facility is available as per the provisions of the Government Securities Act 2006 and Government Securities Regulations, 2007.
Question 3
The Novel Into the Hidden Valley authored by
A
Charlotte Bronte
B
Stuart Blackburn
C
J.K.Rowling
D
Stuart Weitzman
Question 3 Explanation: 
Stuart Blackburn:A book, which tells the story of the Apatani tribe of Arunachal Pradesh during British India, has bagged the M M Bennetts Award for Historical Fiction 2016 in the UK.Stuart Blackburn was presented the award at the HNS Conference in Oxford for his novel ''Into the Hidden Valley''.
Question 4
Constantinople became the capital of which empire in 1457?
A
Aztec
B
Persian
C
Holy Roman
D
Ottoman
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ottoman
Question 5
..........was previous called Ceylon
A
India
B
China
C
Sri
D
Indonesia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Sri Lnaka:Sri Lanka was previous called Ceylon. Before it became known as Ceylon, the country was called British Ceylon.
Question 6
A character from the films "Beetlejuice" and one in several in the Harry Potter series have names which suggest stars from which constellation?
A
Orion
B
Sagittarius
C
Libra
D
Aries
Question 6 Explanation: 
Orion
Question 7
What is the name of the cathedral in Krakow where Poland's kings and heroes are buried?
A
Wawel
B
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
C
Wroclaw Cathedral
D
St. Mary's Basilica
Question 7 Explanation: 
Wawel
Question 8
LPG consists of mainly
A
methane, ethane and hexane
B
ethane, hexane and nonane
C
methane, hexane and nonane
D
methane, butane and propane
Question 9
In 2006 American Steven Wold became an overnight success in the UK, following more than 40 years in his profession, in what field?
A
Snooker champion
B
Blues musician
C
Winner of Britain's Got Talent
D
Fashion designer
Question 9 Explanation: 
Blues musician
Question 10
..........was India's first satellite launched from Kapustin Yar using a Kosmos-3M launch vehicle.
A
Apple
B
Mangalyam
C
Aryabhata
D
Ariane
Question 10 Explanation: 
Aryabhata:Aryabhata-named after an Indian astronomer of the same name
Question 11
According to Global Passport Power Rank 2017, which country's passport is the 'most powerful' in the world?
A
Oman
B
Yemen
C
Scotland
D
Singapore
Question 11 Explanation: 
As per 'Global Passport Power Rank 2017', compiled by international financial advisory firm Arton Capital, passport of Singapore is now the ''most powerful'' passport in the world. Next to Singapore its Germany, Sweden and South Korea.
Question 12
How did Puerto Rico become a US possession?
A
A decision by the United Nations in 1946
B
A popular vote in 1953 that was 75% in favour of the USA taking over
C
It was ceded by Spain in 1898 after the Spanish-American War
D
A decision by the League of Nations in 1934
Question 12 Explanation: 
It was ceded by Spain in 1898 after the Spanish-American War
Question 13
Where would you NOT find Fourier transforms being used directly?
A
Creating a JPEG image
B
Reconstructing a crystal structure from its diffraction pattern
C
Preparing fertilisers
D
Equalising audio recordings
Question 13 Explanation: 
Preparing fertilisers
Question 14
NFL in the USA terminated its contract with one of its players in 2014 for what?
A
Retaliating against his fiancee with punches in a lift
B
Holding back during a game
C
Drug taking
D
Inappropriate betting on a game
Question 14 Explanation: 
Retaliating against his fiancee with punches in a lift
Question 15
Which of these countries is the first to start each new day?
A
New Zealand
B
Kiribati
C
Hawaii
D
United Kingdom
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kiribati
Question 16
In humans the number of tetrads formed during mitosis is..........
A
0
B
10
C
5
D
23
Question 16 Explanation: 
0:Bivalents/tetrads are not present during mitosis, so there are 0 of these
There are 16 questions to complete.

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