General knowledge quiz 678

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Blood is a
A
connective tissue
B
epithelial tissue
C
muscular tissue
D
reproductive tissue
Question 1 Explanation: 
Blood is considered a connective tissue because of two reasons:Embryologically-it has same origin as other connective tissue types And secondly-blood connects the body system together bringing the oxygen, nutrients, etc.
Question 2
King Leopold was from..........
A
Brazil
B
Chile
C
Belgium
D
Thailand
Question 2 Explanation: 
Brazil:Prince August Leopold of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (December 6, 1867-October 11, 1922), known in Brazil as Dom Augusto Leopoldo
Question 3
The 2010 release "Plundered My Soul" was an extra track on a re-released album by which artist(s)?
A
Neil Young
B
Rolling Stones
C
Natalie Cole
D
Gil Scott-Heron
Question 3 Explanation: 
Rolling Stones
Question 4
What is the next number in the series 1, 8, 27, 64, 125?
A
218
B
343
C
512
D
216
Question 4 Explanation: 
216
Question 5
The film "Bright Star", directed by Jane Campion, released in May 2009 and starring Ben Whishaw and Abbie Cornish, is a period drama about Fanny Brawne's romance with whom?
A
Keats
B
Shelley
C
Byron
D
Wordsworth
Question 5 Explanation: 
Keats
Question 6
What ship, formerly called USS "Phoenix" which saw action in World War II, became the first to be sunk by a nuclear-powered submarine, in 1982?
A
The Argentine cruiser "General Belgrano"
B
The Indian frigate Khukri
C
The German battleship "Bismarck"
D
The British Aircraft carrier "Royal Oak"
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Argentine cruiser "General Belgrano"
Question 7
In a 1934 song, Noel Coward warned Mrs Worthington:"Don't put your daughter on the... " what?
A
Train
B
Rostrum
C
Bus
D
Stage
Question 7 Explanation: 
Stage
Question 8
Which cartoon series relies on the voices of Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria & Harry Shearer?
A
Family Guy
B
King of the Hill
C
The Simpsons
D
The Flinstones
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Simpsons
Question 9
What is the name of yojana launched by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik by marking birth centenary of legendary Biju Patnaik?
A
Biju Kanya Ratna Yojana
B
Bharat Kanya Ratan Yojana
C
Bharat Kanya Ratna Yojana
D
Bhim Kanya Ratan Yojana
Question 9 Explanation: 
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched the 'Biju Kanya Ratna Yojana' (BKRY) and inaugurated 1, 000 anganwadi buildings here as part of the celebration marking birth centenary of legendary Biju Patnaik.
Question 10
Travelling up the St Lawrence River from its mouth, which is the first major city on its shores?
A
Quebec
B
Montreal
C
Ottawa
D
Toronto
Question 10 Explanation: 
Quebec
Question 11
Which of the following book is written by Swami Shivanand?
A
Divine Life
B
Untold Story
C
Humayunama
D
Natural History
Question 11 Explanation: 
Divine Life:Divine Life authored by Swami Shivanand
Question 12
What is the next in this series:Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia?
A
Maryland
B
Delaware
C
Pennsylvania
D
New York
Question 12 Explanation: 
Maryland
Question 13
..........are the functional and structural unit of kidney
A
Urethra
B
Urochrome
C
Nephrons
D
Cloaca
Question 13 Explanation: 
Nephrons:The nephrons are the basic structural and functional unit of the kidney. Its chief function is to regulate the concentration of water and soluble substances like sodium salts by filtering the blood, reabsorbing what is needed and excreting the rest as urine
Question 14
In general terms what does tensile strength measure?
A
How far something can stretch before it breaks
B
Ability to work through a headache
C
Reaction to oratory
D
How long a person or animal can stand before collapsing
Question 14 Explanation: 
How far something can stretch before it breaks
Question 15
The United Nations declared 1993 as a year of the
A
disabled
B
forests
C
girl child
D
indigenous people
Question 16
What is an informal phrase for "intelligence"?
A
Black stuff
B
Grey matter
C
Green grass
D
Blue sky
Question 16 Explanation: 
Grey matter
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