General knowledge quiz 719

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
February 20 observed as..........
A
World Wetlands Day
B
World Cancer Day
C
World laughter day
D
World Day of Social Justice
Question 2
"Hamlet" is largely set where?
A
Elsinore
B
Glamis
C
Verona
D
London
Question 2 Explanation: 
Elsinore
Question 3
In what discipline is the English artist (of Bangladeshi descent), Akram Khan, MBE, known?
A
Opera
B
Puppet theatre
C
Dance and choreography
D
Architecture
Question 3 Explanation: 
Dance and choreography
Question 4
What is the largest city in the province of British Columbia, Canada?
A
Vancouver
B
Victoria
C
Kelowna
D
Abbotsford
Question 4 Explanation: 
Vancouver
Question 5
The nutmeg tree is important for two spices derived from the fruit:nutmeg and which other?
A
Rosemary
B
Thyme
C
Mace
D
Sage
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mace
Question 6
Chandragupta Maurya with the help of.........., built the first great empire in India.
A
Kautilya
B
Bindusara
C
Mura Maurya
D
Devi Helena Maurya
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kautilya:Chandragupta Maurya took advantage of the unsettled conditions and, with the help of his adviser, Kautilya, built the first great empire in India.
Question 7
The first man who introduced printing press in India is
A
Badruddin Tayyabji
B
James Mill
C
James Hicky
D
James Tod
Question 7 Explanation: 
First man who introduced printing press in India is James Hicky.The art of printing first entered India through Goa.
Question 8
For which of the following disciplines in Nobel Prize is not Awarded?
A
Physiology or Medicine
B
Literature, Peace and Economics
C
Physics and chemistry
D
Music
Question 8 Explanation: 
Music:The Nobel Prize is a set of annual international awards bestowed in a number of categories by Swedish and Norwegian committees in recognition of academic, cultural and/or scientific advances
Question 9
Tianlian I-04 is the satellite belongs to which country?
A
Japan
B
China
C
USA
D
Bangladesh
Question 9 Explanation: 
China:The satellite, Tianlian I-04, was launched on a Long March-3C carrier rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre
Question 10
..........is the basic structural and functional unit of all known living organisms
A
The Chromosome
B
The Cell
C
The Cell wall
D
The Plasma
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Cell:The Cell is the basic structural and functional unit of all known living organisms. It is the smallest unit of life and is often called the building block of life.
Question 11
What is a kinkajou?
A
Small cat-like animal from South America
B
Bird that migrates between north and south Africa
C
Tree growing mostly in Asia
D
Ancient Chinese instrument of torture
Question 11 Explanation: 
Small cat-like animal from South America
Question 12
Intensity of sound has
A
an object existence
B
a subject existence
C
no existence
D
both subjective and objective existence
Question 13
Which Roman emperor, having seen a vision, tolerated Christians, became attached to the faith, and began the union between the Church and the Empire?
A
Pontius Pilate
B
Nero
C
Constantine the Great
D
Julius Caesar
Question 13 Explanation: 
Constantine the Great
Question 14
Calicivirus, which was introduced illegally into New Zealand in 1997 to kill the exploding rabbit population, also has a form which seriously infects what other animal?
A
Dogs
B
Cats
C
Hedgehogs
D
Stoats
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cats
Question 15
When was the Surete, initially the criminal investigative bureau of the Paris police, founded?
A
1880
B
1827
C
1829
D
1812
Question 15 Explanation: 
1812
Question 16
What make of car was founded in 1963 in a tractor factory in Sant'Agata Bolognese, Italy, and is now a subsidiary of Volkswagen?
A
Peugeot
B
Ferrari
C
Audi
D
Lamborghini
Question 16 Explanation: 
Lamborghini
There are 16 questions to complete.

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