General knowledge quiz 704

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Steel is more elastic than Rubber because
A
its density is high
B
it is a metal
C
ratio of stress to strain is more
D
ratio of stress to strain is less
Question 2
Gandalf is a character in books by which author?
A
J. K. Rowling
B
J. R. R. Tolkien
C
Roald Dahl
D
Dr. Seuss
Question 2 Explanation: 
J. R. R. Tolkien
Question 3
With what work in the early 18th century is James Bradley associated?
A
Inventing the cotton gin
B
Finding ways of dating fossils
C
Discovering the properties of uranium
D
Discovering the aberration of light
Question 3 Explanation: 
Discovering the aberration of light
Question 4
Who was the first Indian to qualify for the London Olympics?
A
Deepika Kumari
B
Inderjeet Singh
C
Jitu Rai
D
Gagan Narang
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gagan Narang:Gagan Narang is an Indian shooter, in Air rifle shooting, supported by the Olympic Gold Quest. He was the first Indian to qualify for the London Olympics
Question 5
The magazine 'Panchayat Darpan' launched to monitor the progress of which Yojana?
A
Bhamashah Yojana
B
Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana
C
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana
D
Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana
Question 5 Explanation: 
Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana:Rural Development Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh launched 'Panchayat Darpan' magazine to monitor the progress of the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana. It will act as a mirror of all the development activities in the village panchayats.
Question 6
Expand DPT
A
Dengue, Polio and Tetanus
B
Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus
C
Diphtheria, Pertussis and Typhoid
D
Dengue, Polio and Typhoid
Question 6 Explanation: 
Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus:Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis are serious diseases caused by bacteria. Diphtheria and pertussis are spread from person to person.
Question 7
Who wrote the "Discworld" series of books?
A
Margaret Mahy
B
Frank Herbert
C
Roald Dahl
D
Terry Pratchett
Question 7 Explanation: 
Terry Pratchett
Question 8
..........studies the economy as a whole and its features like national income, unemployment, poverty, balance of payment and inflation
A
Modern Economy
B
Modern Economy
C
Open Economy
D
Macro Economics
Question 8 Explanation: 
Macro Economics:Macroeconomics is a branch of economics dealing with the performance, structure, behavior, and decision-making of an economy as a whole, rather than individual markets. This includes national, regional, and global economies.
Question 9
The holocaust carried out by Hitler during World War II is frequently described solely in terms of the death of nearly 6 million Jews. However, in addition to this appalling figure the holocaust included the focussed slaughter of many other non-combatants; which of these is not recorded as part of this?
A
5.5 to 7m Ukrainians
B
Quarter to half a million Romany
C
Close to half a million Moroccan negro
D
3 million Poles
Question 9 Explanation: 
Close to half a million Moroccan negro
Question 10
Who was the first of these to become US President?
A
Martin van Buren
B
James Madison
C
James Monroe
D
Millard Fillmore
Question 10 Explanation: 
James Madison
Question 11
Matt Groening is the creator of which of these TV series?
A
The Simpsons
B
Beavis and Butthead
C
South Park
D
Family Guy
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Simpsons
Question 12
The use of spinning wheel (Charkha) became common during the
A
9th Century AD
B
10th Century AD
C
12th Century AD
D
14th Century AD
Question 13
Who is the head of International Telecommunication Union?
A
HamadounToure
B
Werner Hoyer
C
Martin Sajdik
D
Kunio Mikuriya
Question 13 Explanation: 
HamadounToure Explanation:Headquarters-Geneva, Switzerland
Question 14
The diameter of an atom ranges from..........
A
0.001nm to 0.004nm
B
0.02nm t0 0.05nm
C
0.1nm to 0.5nm
D
0.1nm to 0.2nm
Question 14 Explanation: 
0.1nm to 0.5nm:An atom is a million times smaller than the thickest human hair. The diameter of an atom ranges from about 0.1 to 0.5 nanometers (1 $\times$ 10-10 m to 5 $\times$ 10-10 m)
Question 15
Which is the national sentence of India?
A
Satyamev Jayate
B
Jaihind
C
Vanthae Matharam
D
All of these
Question 15 Explanation: 
Satyamev Jayate:Satyameva Jayate is a mantra from the ancient Indian scripture Mundaka Upanishad. Upon independence of India, it was adopted as the national motto of India
Question 16
The victories of Karikala are well portrayed in
A
Palamoli
B
Aruvanad
C
Pattinappalai
D
Padirrupattu
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