General knowledge quiz 748

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The words "Polyalphaolefins", "dibasic acide esters", "dibasic acide diesters", and "polyol esters-based" and "diester-based" are used in connection with the development of what?
A
Anaesthetics
B
Synthetic engine oil
C
Solar power
D
Microwave meals
Question 1 Explanation: 
Synthetic engine oil
Question 2
The Homolographic projection has the correct representation of
A
shape
B
area
C
baring
D
distance
Question 3
Who won the World Snooker Championship in 2017?
A
Ding Junhui
B
Mark Selby
C
Anthony McGill
D
John Higgins
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mark Selby
Question 4
The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology is situated at
A
Patna
B
Jaipur
C
Hyderabad
D
New Delhi
Question 5
Sivasagar Lake is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Assam
C
Sikkim
D
Meghalaya
Question 6
Plants that grow in saline water are called
A
halophytes
B
hydrophytes
C
mesophytes
D
thallophytes
Question 7
What is the name for the temperature at which, theoretically, all molecular activity ceases and chemical reactions become impossible?
A
Ground zero
B
Freezing point
C
Absolute zero
D
Critical mass
Question 7 Explanation: 
Absolute zero
Question 8
International Nurses Day is observed on..........
A
May 8
B
June 24
C
August 6
D
May 12
Question 8 Explanation: 
May 12:International Nurses Day (IND) is celebrated around the world on 12 May of each year, to mark the contributions nurses make to society
Question 9
What is the venue for the first World Outdoor Youth Ball Hockey Championship held in August 2009?
A
Disney World, Orlando, Florida
B
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
C
Pittsburgh, PA
D
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
Question 9 Explanation: 
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Question 10
How many books in the Bible's Old Testament are included in the Catholic version but not in the Protestant one?
A
5
B
9
C
3
D
7
Question 10 Explanation: 
7
Question 11
World Asthma Day takes place on the..........
A
Last Thursday of January
B
Second Monday of June
C
First Tuesday of May
D
Last Sunday of August
Question 11 Explanation: 
First Tuesday of May:World Asthma Day is an annual event organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) to improve asthma awareness and care around the world. World Asthma Day takes place on the first Tuesday of May
Question 12
Electric Light Bulb was invented by..........
A
Thomas Edison
B
Benjamin Franklin
C
Sir Alexander Fleming
D
Ferdinand Verbiest
Question 12 Explanation: 
Thomas Edison:Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb(1879). The first electric light was made in 1800 by Humphry Davy, an English scientist.
Question 13
How old was Adrian Mole in the first book in which he appeared?
A
12 and a 1/2
B
13 and 3/4
C
14
D
10
Question 13 Explanation: 
13 and 3/4
Question 14
What is the official language of Suriname?
A
English
B
French
C
Dutch
D
Portuguese
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dutch
Question 15
Who proposed the Atomic theory?
A
Ernest Rutherford
B
James Clerk Maxwell
C
Max Born
D
John Dalton
Question 15 Explanation: 
John Dalton:Democritus first suggested the existence of the atom but it took almost two millennia before the atom was placed on a solid foothold as a fundamental chemical object by John Dalton (1766-1844). Although two centuries old, Dalton's atomic theory remains valid in modern chemical thought.
Question 16
What most characterises mime performers?
A
Stilt walking
B
Music
C
Dance
D
Silence
Question 16 Explanation: 
Silence
There are 16 questions to complete.

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