General knowledge quiz 619

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Raja Rammohan Roy
A
was a social reformer who tried to eradicate sati, purdah and child marriage
B
advocated widow remarriage and woman's education
C
was the founder of the Brahmo Samaj
D
All of the above
Question 2
Prime Minister's Krishi Sampada Yojana is the flagship programme for boosting investment in..........?
A
Infrastructure
B
Swach Bharat
C
Education
D
Food processing
Question 2 Explanation: 
Food Processing sector is growing at an average rate of 8% per annum. Prime Minister's Krishi Sampada Yojana is the flagship programme for boosting investment in food processing. Allocation of Ministry of Food Processing is being doubled from '715 crore in RE 2017-18 to '1400 crore in BE 2018-19. Government will promote establishment of specialized agro-processing financial institutions in this sector.
Question 3
What was Deep Blue known for in 1997?
A
A novel based on the TV series Doctor Who
B
As an album by Keiko Matsui
C
As a documentary film about Mississippi Delta blues music
D
Being the first computer to beat a world chess champion at the game
Question 3 Explanation: 
Being the first computer to beat a world chess champion at the game
Question 4
What is the name of Regional Connectivity Scheme has been launched by the Civil Aviation Ministry?
A
SUDAY
B
UDAY
C
UDAN
D
UDAM
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Civil Aviation Minister Shri P Ashok Gajapathi Raju launched the Ministry's much awaited Regional Connectivity Scheme ''UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik)'' in New Delhi. This first-of-its-kind scheme globally will create affordable yet economically viable.
Question 5
Commander Shepard, Jacob Taylor, Miranda Lawson, Thane Krios, Grunt, Jack, Mordin Solus, Samara, Morinth, Legion, Zaeed Messani, Garrus Vakarian and Tali'Zorah Vas Neema are characters in which computer game?
A
Death Wish III
B
Warcraft IV
C
Doom II
D
Mass Effect 2
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mass Effect 2
Question 6
Who would be interested in a "miller's thumb"?
A
Philatelist
B
Ornithologist
C
Numismatist
D
Angler
Question 6 Explanation: 
Angler
Question 7
What is the longest river in England?
A
Severn
B
Thames
C
Exe
D
Avon
Question 7 Explanation: 
Severn
Question 8
Which city is built on both sides of the Tigris, 200 miles from the Persian Gulf?
A
Nazareth
B
Babylon
C
Beirut
D
Baghdad
Question 8 Explanation: 
Baghdad
Question 9
What military conflict preceded the establishment of the military Kamakura shogunate that dominated Japan for 150 years, and the beginning of the dominance of the samurai over imperial rule in Japan for 650 years?
A
Battle of Uji, 1180
B
The Genpei (or the Jisho-Juei) War, 1180-5
C
The Hogen rebellion, 1156
D
The Heiji rebellion 1160
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Genpei (or the Jisho-Juei) War, 1180-5
Question 10
What are Loo, Euchre, Rams, Hombre, and Maw?
A
Types of carnival mask
B
Ball games
C
Card games
D
Names for a lavatory bowl
Question 10 Explanation: 
Card games
Question 11
The ozone molecule is made up of three atoms of which gas?
A
Xenon
B
Hydrogen
C
Neon
D
Oxygen
Question 11 Explanation: 
Oxygen
Question 12
Majid Gyre is related to..........
A
Arctic Ocean
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Indian Ocean
D
Pacific Ocean
Question 12 Explanation: 
Indian Ocean:The Indian Ocean consists of one gyre, the Indian Ocean (Majid) Gyre, which exists mostly in the Southern Hemisphere. Majid Hussain is an eminent teacher in the field of Geography
Question 13
..........is related to Badminton
A
Austrlaian Open
B
French open
C
Swathling
D
Malaysian Open
Question 13 Explanation: 
Malaysian Open:The Malaysia Open is an annual badminton tournament that has been held since 1937. It has been played in various locations such as Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, Kuching, Penang, Selangor, and Kuantan.
Question 14
Which of these is a legendary creature, similar to the Egyptian sphinx, with the body of a red lion, a human head with three rows of sharp teeth (like a shark), and a trumpet-like voice?
A
Hippogryph
B
Wyvern
C
Gryphon
D
Manticore
Question 14 Explanation: 
Manticore
Question 15
What term is used in opera and musical theatre to describe a seated rehearsal where the singers sing with the orchestra, focusing attention on integrating the two groups?
A
Singalong
B
Sitzprobe
C
Maestronomes
D
Combien de l'Opera
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sitzprobe
Question 16
Which 17th century English poet was made Poet Laureate in 1670?
A
John Keats
B
John Dryden
C
John Milton
D
John Betjeman
Question 16 Explanation: 
John Dryden
There are 16 questions to complete.

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