General knowledge quiz 684

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Its secretive nature, connection to classified aircraft research, and reports of unusual phenomena have led which part of the USA to be a focus of UFO and conspiracy theories?
A
Rockhampton
B
Woomera
C
Bikini
D
Area 51
Question 1 Explanation: 
Area 51
Question 2
How many bones are there in the human backbone, including the five that are fused to form the sacrum and the coccyx?
A
44
B
22
C
33
D
11
Question 2 Explanation: 
33
Question 3
The second battle of Tarain was held between..........and..........
A
Muhammad Ghori and Siddharaja
B
Prithviraj and Bhoja Parmar
C
Muhammad Ghori and Suryavarman
D
Prithviraj and Muhammad Ghori
Question 3 Explanation: 
Prithviraj and Muhammad Ghori:The second battle of Tarain was held between Prithviraj and Muhammad Ghori
Question 4
What kind of ship was the British ship HMS Hermes, laid down in January 1918, launched on 11 September 1919 but not commissioned until 1923, the first ship of its kind to be designed and built anywhere in the world?
A
Floating helicopter base
B
Submarine
C
Aircraft carrier
D
Battleship
Question 4 Explanation: 
Aircraft carrier
Question 5
Who married Sir Winston Churchill?
A
Barbara Rosebery
B
Geraldine Primrose
C
Jacqueline St Helier
D
Clementine Hozier
Question 5 Explanation: 
Clementine Hozier
Question 6
What is the next in this series:Millie, Ranger, Buddy, Spot "Spotty" Fletcher, Barney, Miss Beazley...?
A
Ofelia
B
India "Willie"
C
Bo
D
Socks
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bo
Question 7
Which Indian firm became the first Indian company to cross Rs. 6-lakh crore mark in market capitalisation?
A
Tata Motors
B
Reliance Industries Ltd
C
Godrej Ltd
D
Adani Group of Companies
Question 7 Explanation: 
Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has become the first Indian company to cross the Rs. 6-lakh crore mark in market capitalisation as its share price touched a 52-week high of Rs. 974.5 on January 22, 2018. Market value of a company's outstanding shares is referred to as market capitalisation (m-cap). It is calculated by multiplying the current market price of company's share with total number of outstanding shares. During January 22, 2018 (Monday) trading session, RIL share price shot up on account of strong FY 2017-18 Third Quarter earnings that were announced after market hours on January 19, 2018 (Friday). With Rs. 971.2 share price, RIL's market cap stood at Rs. 615150 crore. In terms of market cap, RIL is followed by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) having market capitalisation of Rs. 595946 crore and HDFC Bank at Rs. 508648 crore.
Question 8
What sign of the zodiac is represented by twins?
A
Gemini
B
Cancer
C
Sagittarius
D
Leo
Question 8 Explanation: 
Gemini
Question 9
Daisy Ridley and John Boyega achieved world-wide recognition as the two young stars in what film released December 2015?
A
The Martian
B
Star Wars:The Force Awakens
C
Jurassic World
D
Inside Out
Question 9 Explanation: 
Star Wars:The Force Awakens
Question 10
What is the most likely use for a privet shrub?
A
Fruit growing
B
Wine making
C
Hedge
D
Timber milling
Question 10 Explanation: 
Hedge
Question 11
What is the Chilean desert between the coast and the Andes?
A
Kalahari
B
Gobi
C
Atacama
D
Sahara
Question 11 Explanation: 
Atacama
Question 12
The chayote, also known as chuchu, sayote, tayota, choko, chocho, chow-chow, christophene and mirliton, is a type of what?
A
Edible plant
B
Short-tailed monkey
C
Poisonous fish
D
Wilddog
Question 12 Explanation: 
Edible plant
Question 13
How many number of cells present in the human body?
A
50 trillion
B
25 million
C
65 billion
D
75 trillion
Question 13 Explanation: 
75trillion:The estimated approximate number of cells in the body is given as 75 trillion(max)
Question 14
In 1976, who was the first gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10 in an Olympic gymnastic event?
A
Nadia Comaneci
B
Anna Kournikova
C
Martina Navratilova
D
Katherine Romanov
Question 14 Explanation: 
Nadia Comaneci
Question 15
Which of these is a type of moth?
A
Starling
B
Codling
C
Kipling
D
Fiddling
Question 15 Explanation: 
Codling
Question 16
The Parliament generally meet in..........sessions in a year
A
3
B
4
C
2
D
5
Question 16 Explanation: 
3:The Parliament generally meet in 3 sessions in a year.
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