General knowledge quiz 728

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
January 25th is observed as..........
A
National Voters Day
B
National Deworming Day
C
World Radio Day
D
Both 1 and 2
Question 1 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 2:January 25th is observed as National Voters Day and National Tourism Day In order to encourage more young voters to take part in the political process, Government of India has decided to celebrate January 25 every year as 'National Voters' Day'. It started from January 25th 2011 to mark Commission's foundation day. India's National Tourism Day is celebrated on January 25. It was established by the Indian government to raise awareness of the importance of tourism for the country's economy.
Question 2
When and where was tennis introduced in the Asian Games?
A
In 1958 at Tokyo
B
In 1962 at Jakarta
C
In 1966 at Bangkok
D
In 1974 at Teheran
Question 3
Which family has been awarded the most Nobel Prizes?
A
Pauling
B
Curie
C
Bardeen
D
Sanger
Question 3 Explanation: 
Curie
Question 4
What is a dart board usually made from?
A
Horse hair
B
Particle board
C
Customwood
D
Sisal fibres or cork
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sisal fibres or cork
Question 5
War of the Roses was
A
civil war in England
B
religious-cum-political war between the Lutherans Catholics in Germany
C
war between Syrian and Roman forces
D
None of the above
Question 6
Established in New York in 1999, what is the High Line?
A
A high level high speed commuter train
B
The official maximum building height
C
An establishment offering the widest range of legal drugs
D
A public park built on an old freight rail line
Question 6 Explanation: 
A public park built on an old freight rail line
Question 7
Which is used to find the latitude of a place by navigators?
A
Sextant
B
Radar
C
Theodolite
D
Chronometer
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sextant:A sextant is a doubly reflecting navigation instrument used to measure the latitude between any two visible objects. The principle of the instrument was first implemented around 1730 by John Hadley and Thomas Godfrey but it was also found later in the unpublished writings of Isaac Newton.
Question 8
What did Little Bo Peep lose?
A
Eggs
B
Kangaroos
C
Sheep
D
Baskets
Question 8 Explanation: 
Sheep
Question 9
The birthday of which of the leader in India is observed as Children's day?
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
S.Radhakrishnan
C
Rajiv Gandhi
D
Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 10
What does the abbreviation RRP commonly mean?
A
Retailer Recommended Product
B
Recommended Retail Price
C
Revised, renewed and prettier
D
Ready, rolling and performing
Question 10 Explanation: 
Recommended Retail Price
Question 11
Subedar Major Vijay Kumar AVSM, SM is a sport..........from India
A
Hockey
B
Football
C
Tennis
D
Shooter
Question 11 Explanation: 
Shooter:Subedar Major Vijay Kumar AVSM, SM is a sport shooter from India. He won the silver medal in the individual 25 metre rapid fire pistol event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Question 12
As what does "vermicelli" literally translate from the Italian?
A
Little worms
B
Little feathers
C
Little strands
D
Little pipes
Question 12 Explanation: 
Little worms
Question 13
Which of these is a bleach?
A
Sodium chloride
B
Sodium hydroxide
C
Sodium hypochlorite
D
Sodium monoxide
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sodium hypochlorite
Question 14
Who was ousted as Panama's leader after a 1989 US invasion ordered by President George H.W. Bush, was convicted of drug racketeering and related charges in 1992, and was extradited to France at the end of April 2010 on charges of laundering around US$3 million in drug proceeds by buying luxury apartments in Paris?
A
Daniel Ortega
B
Fulgencio Batista
C
Augusto Pinochet
D
Manuel Noriega
Question 14 Explanation: 
Manuel Noriega
Question 15
Who succeeded Lenin as the leader of the Soviet Union when he died in 1924?
A
Karl Marx
B
Leon Trotsky
C
Joseph Stalin
D
Friedrich Engels
Question 15 Explanation: 
Joseph Stalin
Question 16
..........is called as liquid gold
A
Petroleum
B
Diesel
C
Kerosene
D
Water
Question 16 Explanation: 
Petroleum:petroleum is called liquid gold because of its high price and value and its economic
There are 16 questions to complete.

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