General knowledge quiz 735

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The extensive interconnected network of trade routes across the Asian continent connecting East, South, and Western Asia with the Mediterranean world, as well as North and Northeast Africa and Europe, was known as what?
A
The Satin Road
B
The Wool Road
C
The Silk Road
D
The Cotton Road
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Silk Road
Question 2
How often does a solar eclipse happens somewhere in the world?
A
Every eight years
B
Every 18 months
C
Every 118 years
D
Every three years
Question 2 Explanation: 
Every 18 months
Question 3
What is one expected to do in a dormitory?
A
Grow tomatoes
B
Eat
C
Sleep
D
Swim
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sleep
Question 4
What was the name of the bald bespectacled scientist and his assistant in the Muppet Show?
A
Dr Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker
B
Dr Ricecake Burner and Pipette
C
Dr Newcomen Jellyjar and Dishy
D
Dr Datescone Brunel and Stirrer
Question 4 Explanation: 
Dr Bunsen Honeydew and Beaker
Question 5
Which of these was a Prime Minister of Great Britain?
A
John Major
B
John Sergeant
C
John Colonel
D
John General
Question 5 Explanation: 
John Major
Question 6
Which Roman goddess is the equivalent of the Greek goddess Aphrodite?
A
Venus
B
Ceres
C
Vesta
D
Pomona
Question 6 Explanation: 
Venus
Question 7
Who is the first Indian to score triple century in Test Cricket?
A
MS Dhoni
B
Sachin Tendulkar
C
Virendar Sehwag
D
Irfan Pathan
Question 7 Explanation: 
Virendar Sehwag:Virendar Sehwag is also the only Indian to have scored a triple century in Test matches.
Question 8
Water Resources of India can be divided into..........parts
A
One
B
Two
C
Three
D
Four
Question 8 Explanation: 
Two:Water Resources of India can be divided into Two parts. 1.Surface Water Resource 2.Ground Water Resource
Question 9
The angle of contact is..........for pure water and clean glass
A
600
B
450
C
900
D
00
Question 9 Explanation: 
00:The angle of contact is 00 for pure water and clean glass. It is 900 for silver, 80 for ordinary water and 1350 for mercury
Question 10
When was the last death penalty carried out, by guillotine, in France?
A
September 1966
B
September 1981
C
September 1977
D
September 1950
Question 10 Explanation: 
September 1977
Question 11
What is blanching?
A
Covering in flour
B
Removing the skin
C
Cutting off the flowers
D
Immersing briefly in hot water
Question 11 Explanation: 
Immersing briefly in hot water
Question 12
What is the official language of Suriname's eastern neighbour?
A
French
B
Dutch
C
English
D
Portuguese
Question 12 Explanation: 
French
Question 13
Commercial extraction is being explored of an important large-scale source of natural gas, called what?
A
Fire ice
B
Butane hydrate
C
Methanesulfonic acid
D
Methanogens
Question 13 Explanation: 
Fire ice
Question 14
Where in Scotland does the Falkirk Wheel operate?
A
At Plean Mill, Falkirk
B
In the Falkirk sheet rolling mill
C
At the junction of the Forth and Clyde Canal and the Union Canal
D
At the Glasgow railway terminus
Question 14 Explanation: 
At the junction of the Forth and Clyde Canal and the Union Canal
Question 15
What was an American post-World War II art movement baginning in New York City that was the first specifically American movement to achieve worldwide influence?
A
Pointillism
B
Abstract expressionism
C
Still life
D
Landscape
Question 15 Explanation: 
Abstract expressionism
Question 16
Which of these is a type of psaltery with strings stretched across a triangular frame which are struck with hammers?
A
Trumpet
B
Balalaika
C
Ocarina
D
Dulcimer
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dulcimer
There are 16 questions to complete.

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