General knowledge quiz 648

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........are sodium and potassium salts of higher fatty acids
A
Fertilizers
B
Detergents
C
Soaps
D
Glass
Question 1 Explanation: 
Soaps:Soaps are made from fats and oils or their fatty acids.In general, fats/oils from plant origin are high in unsaturated and low in saturated fatty acids. Fats/oils from animal
Question 2
If $x = yz^2$, what is the value of x if y = 4 and z = 3?
A
36
B
144
C
13
D
49
Question 2 Explanation: 
36
Question 3
Which two countries are linked through an underground tunnel?
A
France and England
B
France and Japan
C
England and Iran
D
Iran and Iraq
Question 3 Explanation: 
France and England:France and England are linked through an underground tunnel
Question 4
In the first century AD, which rebellious British chieftain, of the Catuvellauni, was taken to Rome in chains?
A
Caratacus
B
Prasutagus
C
Lugotorix
D
Canute
Question 4 Explanation: 
Caratacus
Question 5
What is the name of the vertical groove above the upper lip that connects the top lip to the bottom of the nose?
A
Philtrum
B
Lymph
C
Dozier
D
Phylum
Question 5 Explanation: 
Philtrum
Question 6
Which ocean is closest to the capital of the USA?
A
Atlantic
B
Pacific
C
Indian
D
Arctic
Question 6 Explanation: 
Atlantic
Question 7
Under the Treaty of Breda (31 July 1667), negotiated to end the Second Anglo-Dutch War, the Dutch kept the colony of Suriname conquered from the English, and left the English with what area of land?
A
Australia
B
Labrador
C
New Amsterdam
D
Malaya
Question 7 Explanation: 
New Amsterdam
Question 8
How many number of seats in Lower House of Parliament?
A
560
B
420
C
545
D
470
Question 8 Explanation: 
545:The Lok Sabha (Lower House of Indian Parliament) has 543 elective seats and two seats are filled by nomination
Question 9
Carbohydrates contain Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen are in the ratio..........
A
1:2:2
B
1:1:2
C
2:1:1
D
1:2:1
Question 9 Explanation: 
1:2:1:Carbohydrates are technically hydrates of carbon, structurally it is more accurate to view them as polyhydroxy aldehydes and ketones.
Question 10
The text of the document called Mahzar, by which Akbar assumed the role of supreme arbiter in the matters of religion is found in
A
Nizamuddin's Tabaqat-I-Akbari
B
Arif Quandahari's Tarikh-I-Alfi
C
Abul Fazl's Akbarnama
D
Badauni's Muntakahab-ut-Tawarikh
Question 11
Taking part of a sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or sound in a different sound work is usually referred to as what?
A
Plagiarism
B
Sampling
C
Echoing
D
Splicing
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sampling
Question 12
What battle cry of Richard I at the Battle of Gisors in 1198 was adopted as the motto of the arms of England where, except for changes during the reigns of Elizabeth I, Anne and William III, it has been since 1340?
A
Dieu Et Mon Droit
B
Semper Eadem
C
Je Maintiendrai
D
Ad Astra
Question 12 Explanation: 
Dieu Et Mon Droit
Question 13
The film "Spirit of Youth" (1938) told the story of the rise of boxer Joe Thomas, which paralleled the life of which boxer who had the lead role?
A
Mike Tyson
B
Cassius Clay
C
Sugar Ray Robinson
D
Joe Louis
Question 13 Explanation: 
Joe Louis
Question 14
Where is the headquarters of Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons?
A
Washington D.C, US
B
Tokyo, Japan
C
Paris, France
D
The Netherlands, Hague
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Netherlands, Hague Explanation:Head-AhmetUzumcu
Question 15
Why could chickens have a special reason to be wary of September or October?
A
Kaparot, a Jewish atonement rite
B
Ashura, a Muslim atonement ritual
C
Fusatsu, a Zen Buddhist ceremony of atonement, purification, and renewal of vows
D
Amrit Sanskar, a Sikh ceremony
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kaparot, a Jewish atonement rite
Question 16
Who is the author of ' Night of Fire'?
A
Elie Wiesel
B
Agatha Christie
C
Dan Brown
D
Colin Thubron
Question 16 Explanation: 
Colin Thubron:Night of Fire by Colin Thubron. This novel weaves together the stories of the inhabitants of a fine old house, long broken up into flats, as a fire breaks out.
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