General knowledge quiz 671

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The first meeting of the SAARC was opened in
A
Dhaka, Bangladesh
B
Bangalore, India
C
Kathmandu, Nepal
D
Islamabad, Pakistan
Question 2
How old was Tiger Woods when he won the US Masters in 1997?
A
25
B
18
C
21
D
30
Question 2 Explanation: 
21
Question 3
From 1781 until the adoption of the Constitution on 17 September 1787, the US government operated in terms of what document?
A
Act of Union
B
Bill of Rights
C
Declaration of Independence
D
Articles of Confederation
Question 3 Explanation: 
Articles of Confederation
Question 4
The rainfall in the peninsular interior averages about
A
650 mm a year
B
750 mm a year
C
850 mm a year
D
550 mm a year
Question 5
What is APMC?
A
Agricultural Produce Market Committee
B
Assocaite Product Market Commission
C
Agricultural Produce Market Commission
D
Agricultural Product Market Committee
Question 5 Explanation: 
Agricultural Produce Market Committee:An agricultural produce market committee (APMC) is a marketing board established by a state government in India.
Question 6
Who wrote "El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha"?
A
Miguel de Cervantes
B
El Greco
C
El Cid
D
Francisco Franco
Question 6 Explanation: 
Miguel de Cervantes
Question 7
In November and December 2001 the first of which two film series were released in the USA?
A
Beverley Hills Cop, The Blues Brothers
B
Oceans, Bourne
C
Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings
D
Bourne, The Lord of the Rings
Question 7 Explanation: 
Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings
Question 8
Bornite and Malachite is the ore of..........
A
Calcium
B
Copper
C
Carbon
D
Chlorine
Question 8 Explanation: 
Copper:The main ores of copper are:chalcopyrite; bornite; malachite. The ores are extracted by either traditional mining (open pit or underground) or by leaching.
Question 9
Ankur Mittal is a..........
A
Mountaineer
B
Badminton Player
C
Swimmer
D
Shooter
Question 9 Explanation: 
Shooter:Ankur Mittal is an Indian shooter. He stood second in the qualification round and thus qualified to the final of Men's Double trap competition at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland
Question 10
What does the Mohs scale measure?
A
Earthquake magnitude
B
Wind strength
C
The hardness of minerals
D
Volume of fluid flow
Question 10 Explanation: 
The hardness of minerals
Question 11
What is the cause of the effervescence in a bottle of real Champagne?
A
It is superheated and quickly cooled before bottling
B
Gas is injected into the bottle after sealing
C
Fermentation takes place after the bottle has been sealed
D
It is cooled almost to freezing point before bottling
Question 11 Explanation: 
Fermentation takes place after the bottle has been sealed
Question 12
The water that held tightly on the surface of soil colloidal particle is known as..........
A
Chemically Combine Water
B
Capillary Water
C
Gravitational Water
D
Hygroscopic Water
Question 12 Explanation: 
Hygroscopic Water:Hygroscopic Water-Water absorbed from the atmosphere and held very tightly by the soil particles, so that it is unavailable to plants in amounts sufficient for them to survive.
Question 13
What was the first name of the political cartoonist known as Hogarth?
A
William
B
Edward
C
Richard
D
Rupert
Question 13 Explanation: 
William
Question 14
Fondue originated in which country?
A
Canada
B
Germany
C
France
D
Switzerland
Question 14 Explanation: 
Switzerland
Question 15
A "Henry" is a basic SI unit of what?
A
Capacitance
B
Inductance
C
Resistance
D
Current
Question 15 Explanation: 
Inductance
Question 16
In his 1947 voyage by balsa raft Thor Heyerdahl set out from Peru in South America and landed where?
A
Tahiti
B
Easter Island
C
Japan
D
The Philippines
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tahiti
There are 16 questions to complete.

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