General knowledge quiz 742

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which amongst the following has the lowest metabolic rate of oxygen consumption (mm3/g hour)?
A
Dog
B
Elephant
C
Horse
D
Man
Question 2
Which of these is a type of crane?
A
Graham
B
Rodger
C
Roderick
D
Derrick
Question 2 Explanation: 
Derrick
Question 3
What is found in a thesaurus?
A
Synonyms and antonyms of words
B
Etymology of words
C
Famous phrases
D
Treasure maps
Question 3 Explanation: 
Synonyms and antonyms of words
Question 4
Which of these is not one of the 4 kinds of bacteria?
A
Fungus
B
Coccus
C
Bacillus
D
Gladiolus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gladiolus
Question 5
Who is the next in this series:Laue (1914), W. L. Bragg / W. H. Bragg (1915), Barkla (1917), Planck (1918), Stark (1919), Guillaume (1920)...?
A
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
B
P. Curie & M. Curie
C
Albert Einstein
D
Ernest Rutherford
Question 5 Explanation: 
Albert Einstein
Question 6
What was ordered by Pope Paul IV in 1555 to be set up on the left bank of the Tiber?
A
Religious statue that was not a human form
B
Ghetto
C
Public park containing shrubs and seats but no playing areas
D
Garden of Remembrance
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ghetto
Question 7
The Jake Gaudaur Veterans' Trophy, presented annually to the Canadian Football League player "who best demonstrates the attributes of Canada's veterans in times of war, peace and military conflict", was first awarded in 2010 to Mike McCullough who played for which team?
A
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
B
Saskatchewan Roughriders
C
Calgary Stampeders
D
Edmonton Eskimos
Question 7 Explanation: 
Saskatchewan Roughriders
Question 8
To promote digital literacy in the state, Goa has joined hands with which company?
A
Facebook
B
Google
C
Twitter
D
Microsoft
Question 8 Explanation: 
Extending the PM's Digital India vision, the Government of Goa signed a MoU with Google India to promote digital literacy and drive digital transformation across the State.
Question 9
Which Austrian, the brother of Franz Joseph, was crowned Emperor of Mexico in 1864, and shot in 1867?
A
Vespasian
B
Maximillian
C
Franz Ferdinand
D
Immanuel
Question 9 Explanation: 
Maximillian
Question 10
Abhaneri' festival celebrated in which state?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Odisha
C
Rajasthan
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rajasthan:A two-day Abhaneri' festival held at the Abhaneri village in Dausa district, Rajasthan to promote rural tourism in the area.
Question 11
What is the approximate population of the largest city or town in the Tierra del Fuego area at the extreme tip of the South American continent?
A
1, 500
B
60, 000
C
1.5 million
D
67, 000
Question 11 Explanation: 
67, 000
Question 12
The tribal group Kondha lives in which state of India?
A
Haryana
B
Gujarat
C
Rajasthan
D
Odisha
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Kondha are indigenous tribal groups of India. They live in Odisha, a state in eastern India.
Question 13
..........was located in Maharashtra
A
Ajanta Caves
B
Ellora Cave
C
Jantar Mantar
D
Both 1 and 2
Question 13 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 2:The Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra state of India are about 30 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 or 650 CE Ellora is an archaeological site 29 km north-west of the city of Aurangabad in the Indian state of Maharashtra, built by the Rashtrakuta dynasty and Yadav.
Question 14
Where is the Foaming Sea?
A
Near Jamaica, next to the Caribbean Sea
B
Off Tierra del Fuego
C
On the moon
D
Near Bering Strait
Question 14 Explanation: 
On the moon
Question 15
Who was the Ex-Officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha?
A
Speaker of Lok Sabha
B
President
C
Prime Minister
D
Vice President
Question 15 Explanation: 
Vice President:Vice President was the Ex-Officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha under Article 89.
Question 16
What name is given to a positive whole number that can only be divided by 1 or itself?
A
Prime
B
Irrational
C
Ordinal
D
Cardinal
Question 16 Explanation: 
Prime
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *