General knowledge quiz 623

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which is Nepal's eastern neighbour?
A
India
B
Bhutan
C
Bangladesh
D
China
Question 1 Explanation: 
India
Question 2
Coral reefs in India can be found in
A
the coast of Orissa
B
Waltair
C
Rameshwaram
D
Trivandrum
Question 3
The first recorded mention of the sport is in a proclamation forbidding it. Which of these is it?
A
Tennis
B
Hockey
C
Bare knuckle boxing
D
Tiddliwinks
Question 3 Explanation: 
Hockey
Question 4
..........is the India's largest inland salt lake in Rajasthan
A
Chilika Lake
B
Dal Lakes
C
Sambhar Lake
D
Pulicat lake
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sambhar Lake:The Sambhar Salt Lake, India's largest inland salt lake, a bowl shape lake encircles historical Sambhar Lake Town located 96 km south west of the city of Jaipur and 64 km north east of Ajmer along National Highway 8 in Rajasthan
Question 5
Americans call it a trunk. What do the British call it?
A
Trilby
B
Portmanteau
C
Boot
D
Glovebox
Question 5 Explanation: 
Boot
Question 6
What made Superman weak?
A
Argonite
B
Xenonite
C
Kryptonite
D
Neonite
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kryptonite
Question 7
Short-term industrial finance refers to the funds required for a period of less than..........
A
1 year
B
2 years
C
3 years
D
4 years
Question 7 Explanation: 
Short-term industrial finance refers to the funds required for a period of less than one year.
Question 8
What was the first ARPANET message?
A
lo
B
"hello world"
C
"mary had a little lamb"
D
"cyberspace, the final frontier"
Question 9
Who became vice-president and then president of the USA without having been voted into either office?
A
Grover Cleveland
B
Lyndon Johnson
C
Harry S Truman
D
Gerald Ford
Question 9 Explanation: 
Gerald Ford
Question 10
Which of these cities is not a port?
A
Buenos Aires
B
Montevideo
C
Brasilia
D
Cape Town
Question 10 Explanation: 
Brasilia
Question 11
'Madhubani', a style of folk paintings, is popular in which of the following states in India?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Rajasthan
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Bihar
Question 11 Explanation: 
Madhubani painting or Mithila painting is a style of Indian painting, practiced in the Mithila region of Bihar state, India and the adjoining parts of Terai in Nepal. Painting is done with fingers, twigs, brushes, nib-pens, and matchsticks, using natural dyes and pigments, and is characterized by eye-catching geometrical patterns. There are paintings for each occasion and festival such as birth, marriage, holi, surya shasti, kali puja, Upanayanam (sacred thread ceremony), and durga puja. Source:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madhubani..art
Question 12
Who is the author of the book ''Police and Counter Insurgency-The Untold Story of Tripura's COIN Campaign''?
A
R.K.Narayan
B
Kuldeep Kumar
C
Ruskin Bond
D
Amish Tripati
Question 12 Explanation: 
Kuldeep Kumar:Police and Counter Insurgency-The Untold Story of Tripura's COIN Campaign is the book authored by Kuldeep Kumar. This book makes a case for the increased role of local/state police in counterinsurgency (COIN) operations by citing the successful implementation of this strategy in the state of Tripura led by the author himself.
Question 13
The nuclear particles which are assumed to hold the nucleons together are
A
electrons
B
positrons
C
neutrons
D
mesons
Question 14
Which of these is a type of file?
A
Bronze star
B
Pedal steel
C
Iron mask
D
Lever arch
Question 14 Explanation: 
Lever arch
Question 15
If you were watching a game between the Red Sox and the Yankees, what sport would they be playing?
A
Baseball
B
Cricket
C
Snooker
D
Rugby Union
Question 15 Explanation: 
Baseball
Question 16
Which radioactive pollutant has recently drawn to public, due to its occurrence in the building material?
A
Thorium
B
Radium
C
Plutonium
D
Radan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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