General knowledge quiz 638

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which space age sit-com starred a black East-Ender, a computer, a robot and a hologram?
A
Star Trek
B
Blakes Seven
C
Red Dwarf
D
Stargate SG-1
Question 1 Explanation: 
Red Dwarf
Question 2
The enclosed inland saltwater body of water, the Caspian Sea is estimated to contain what proportion of the world's inland surface water?
A
0.10%
B
One tenth
C
One third
D
Seven eighths
Question 2 Explanation: 
One third
Question 3
Rani Laxmi Bai/ Laxman Award given by which state government?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Maharashtra
D
Haryana
Question 3 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh:A special scheme has been implemented by government of Uttar Pradesh for honouring the eminent players of the state by Rani Laxmi Bai/ Laxman Award. Under this scheme, sports players that are honoured with this award are given a citation, bronze statue of Rani Laxmi Bai/ Laxman and a cash prize of Rs. 3, 11, 000.
Question 4
..........country got Independence in 1948
A
Malaysia
B
Burunei
C
Colombia
D
Myanmar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Myanmar:Independence Day is a national holiday observed in Myanmar on January 4 of every year. The date celebrates Myanmar's Declaration of Independence from the United Kingdom on January 4, 1948.
Question 5
..........is the market for medium term and long term funds
A
Money Market
B
Financial Market
C
Financial Exchange
D
Capital Market
Question 5 Explanation: 
Capital Market:Capital markets involve the issuing of stocks and bonds for medium-term and long-term durations, generally terms of one year or more.
Question 6
The share of Agriculture in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was..........in 2014-1
A
18%
B
16%
C
correctchoice 15%
Question 6 Explanation: 
17%:Indian agriculture sector accounts for 17 per cent of India's gross domestic product (GDP) and engages almost 50 per cent of the country's workforce.
Question 7
What is a "marksman" good at?
A
Dancing
B
Shooting
C
Driving
D
Playing cards
Question 7 Explanation: 
Shooting
Question 8
After her death on 26 July 1952, whose embalmed body was displayed in her office for almost 2 years, buried in a crypt in Milan, Italy, under the name "Maria Maggi", exhumed In 1971 and flown to Spain (where her widower kept it in his home), and buried in the family tomb in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1974?
A
Eva Peron
B
Maria Callas
C
Pearl Bailey
D
Mae West
Question 8 Explanation: 
Eva Peron
Question 9
What is the ratio of hydrogen atoms to oxygen atoms respectively in a molecule of water?
A
8 to 1
B
1 to 2
C
3 to 5
D
2 to 1
Question 9 Explanation: 
2 to 1
Question 10
In Greek mythology, who was required to carry out ten labours set by Eurystheus?
A
Tyndareus
B
Perseus
C
Zeus
D
Heracles
Question 10 Explanation: 
Heracles
Question 11
Which of these islands is the furthest south?
A
Ireland
B
Sri Lanka
C
Madagascar
D
Tasmania
Question 11 Explanation: 
Tasmania
Question 12
Which of these is a cape in Greece?
A
Crete
B
Marzipan
C
Matapan
D
Verdi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Matapan
Question 13
What is a name for the building where monks live and work?
A
Monkey house
B
Monastery
C
Minotaur
D
Monkery
Question 13 Explanation: 
Monastery
Question 14
Women took part in wrestling events at an Olympic Games for the first time in what year?
A
1960 Rome, Italy
B
1904 St. Louis, USA
C
2004 Athens, Greece
D
1988 Seoul, South Korea
Question 14 Explanation: 
2004 Athens, Greece
Question 15
What does the acronym "MOAB", the title of the bomb deployed by the USA against IS tunnels and caves in Afghanistan in April 2017, stand for?
A
Massive Ordnance Air Blast
B
Mother of All Bombs
C
Military Outsize Airburst Bomb
D
Military Over-All Biggie
Question 15 Explanation: 
Massive Ordnance Air Blast
Question 16
The maximum amount of..........is present in LPG
A
Methane
B
Butane
C
Ethane
D
Methylene
Question 16 Explanation: 
Butane:LPG (LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS) is a predominant mixture of propane and Butane with a small percentage of unsaturated (Propylene and Butylene) and some lighter C2 as well as heavier C5 fractions
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