General knowledge quiz 7

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is /are Eastern Coastal Plain?
A
Utkal Plain
B
Conora Coastal Plain
C
Andhra Coastal Plain
D
Both 1 and 3
Question 1 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 3:Eastern coastal plains can be divided into the Andhra Plains, Utkal Plains and Tamil Nadu Plains.
Question 2
Absolute zero is at approximately what temperature?
A
-273.3 deg C
B
-459.8 deg C
C
-549.8 deg C
D
-723.3 deg C
Question 2 Explanation: 
-273.3 deg C
Question 3
What is the only joint rule in the history of England?
A
George V and Elizabeth I
B
Elizabeth II and Philip I
C
William III and Mary II
D
Jane Grey and Guilford Dudley
Question 3 Explanation: 
William III and Mary II
Question 4
Rate at which the domestic currency can be converted into foreign currency and vice-versa is known as..........
A
External Value
B
Exchange Rate
C
Spot Rate
D
Interest Rate
Question 4 Explanation: 
An exchange rate represents the relative price of two currencies. For example, the dollar-euro exchange rate implies the relative price of the euro in terms of dollars. If the dollar-euro exchange rate is $0.95, it means that you need $0.95 to buy euro 1. Therefore, the exchange rate states how many units of one currency you need to buy one unit of another currency
Question 5
1 Slung =?
A
16.4kg
B
1
C
6kg
D
15kg 4.13.6 kg
Question 5 Explanation: 
14.6kg:A unit of measure for mass in the English system, which equals 14.6 kg in the SI system.
Question 6
The US Navy funded most of the early technology development in the 1960s into what was then named a "CURV". What do the initials stand for?
A
Circular Universal Radio Valve
B
Cable-controlled Undersea Recovery Vehicle
C
Climatic Underwater Reef Ventilation
D
Co-ordinated Urban Renewal Vectors
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cable-controlled Undersea Recovery Vehicle
Question 7
Which Indian city hosted the 78th session of the Indian History Congress?
A
Bangalore
B
Kolkata
C
Mumbai
D
Patna
Question 7 Explanation: 
On 28th December 2017, the 78th session of the Indian History Congress started at the Jadavpur University campus, in Kolkata. The 78th session of Indian History Congress is held for three days. It consists of 6 sections-Ancient India, Medieval India, Modern India, Countries Other than India, Archaeology and Contemporary India. It also stages speeches of famous historians Irfan Habib and Romila Thapar. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also addresses the congress. Main focus of the Indian History Congress is promotion and encouragement of scientific study of Indian History, holding Congresses and publishing of the proceedings, bulletins, memoirs, journals etc.
Question 8
Which of these countries has the longest coastline?
A
New Zealand
B
Russia
C
Australia
D
Canada
Question 8 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 9
India's longest road tunnel Chenani-Nashri tunnel built in which state National Highway?
A
J & K
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Haryana
D
Uttarakhand
Question 9 Explanation: 
J & K
Question 10
What type of drink is "scrumpy"?
A
Cider
B
Beer
C
Wine
D
Whisky
Question 10 Explanation: 
Cider
Question 11
The musical "The Music Man" is set in what city?
A
Budapest
B
St Louis
C
San Francisco
D
River City
Question 11 Explanation: 
River City
Question 12
Which committee was set-up to study the sugar Industry?
A
Kapur Committee
B
Janaki Ram Committee
C
Malhotra Committee
D
BB Mahajan Committee
Question 12 Explanation: 
BB Mahajan Committee:Government of India had appointed B.B. Mahajan committee to study the development and growth of sugar industry in India and other sugar producing countries and suggest modification, amendments of existing laws and control in order to increase production and efficiency.
Question 13
..........Test is used to identify plague
A
Montoux test
B
Touriquet test
C
Widal test
D
Wayson stain test
Question 13 Explanation: 
Wayson stain test:The Wayson stain is a basic fuchsin-methylene blue, ethyl alcohol-phenol microscopic staining procedure.This test to confirm the palgue
Question 14
What is the name of the Former Chief Justice of India, who passed away recently?
A
Purabi Mukhopadhyay
B
Adarsh Sein Anand
C
Ja Ra Sundaresan
D
Sukharanjan Sengupta
Question 14 Explanation: 
Adarsh Sein Anand
Question 15
..........is the highest waterfall in the world
A
Browne Falls
B
Salto Angel
C
Tugela Falls
D
Yosemite Falls
Question 15 Explanation: 
Salto Angel:Angel Falls (Salto Angel) in Venezuela is the highest waterfall in the world. The falls are 3230 feet in height with an uninterrupted drop of 2647 feet. Angel Falls is located on a tributary of the Rio Caroni.
Question 16
The highest mountain peak of Oceania is
A
Mt. Victoria, Papua New Guinea
B
Mt. Kosciusko, Australia
C
Mt. Cook, South Island (New Zealand)
D
Puncak Jaya, Indonesia.
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