General knowledge quiz 755

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What kind of game or sport does the word "faro" refer to?
A
Billiards
B
Board game
C
Pole vault
D
Cards
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cards
Question 2
In what language were the first of the series of comic strips and books by novelist, painter, illustrator and comic strip author Tove Jansson about a Finnish family published?
A
German
B
Russian
C
English
D
Swedish
Question 2 Explanation: 
Swedish
Question 3
Typically what is in best supply in the Kalahari?
A
Water
B
Salt
C
Sand
D
Lions
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sand
Question 4
The Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, established in 1884, was formed by people from what religion?
A
Scientologists
B
Seventh Day Adventists
C
Jehovah's Witnesses
D
Society of Jesus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Jehovah's Witnesses
Question 5
The minimum number of geostationary satellite needed for uninterrupted global coverages is..........
A
3
B
5
C
2
D
4
Question 5 Explanation: 
2:2 is the absolute minimum to cover the earth but the satellites will not be able to contact one another.
Question 6
The meridian passing through London is called the
A
equator
B
Tropic of Cancer
C
Prime Meridian of 0$^circ$ Meridian
D
Tropic of Capricorn
Question 7
In the sentence "Wherever he went, he carried the scratching cat, his eyes red.", what part of speech is "his eyes red"?
A
Preposition
B
Dependent clause
C
Adjective
D
Phrase
Question 7 Explanation: 
Phrase
Question 8
Red blood cells and white blood cells are produced in..........
A
Red bone marrow
B
Spongy bone
C
Compact bone
D
Yellow bone marrow
Question 8 Explanation: 
Red bone marrow:Red bone marrow(hematopoietic) produces red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets
Question 9
What numbers are on the two yellow pool balls?
A
1 and 9
B
6 and 14
C
2 and 10
D
5 and 13
Question 9 Explanation: 
1 and 9
Question 10
What is the name of the cross-pieces on a guitar fingerboard?
A
Disquiets
B
Worries
C
Frets
D
Struts
Question 10 Explanation: 
Frets
Question 11
Edaphic is a nature of which of the following?
A
Soil
B
Water
C
Environment
D
Weather
Question 11 Explanation: 
Soil:Edaphic is a nature related to soil. Edaphic qualities may characterize the soil itself, including drainage, texture, or chemical properties such as soil pH.
Question 12
..........is responsible for green colour in fireworks
A
Tritium
B
Barium
C
Uranium
D
Thorium
Question 12 Explanation: 
Barium:Barium is a chemical element with symbol Ba and atomic number 56. Barium compounds are added to fireworks to impart a green color.
Question 13
In literature, what is the word for the events that follow the climax of a drama, literally "the untying of the complexities of a plot"?
A
Dentrifice
B
Denier
C
Denominator
D
Denouement
Question 13 Explanation: 
Denouement
Question 14
A new cyber attack similar to WannaCry, carried out by Petya Virus, hit a terminal operated at which port in India?
A
Kandla Port Trust
B
Paradip Port Trust
C
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT)
D
Visakhapatnam Port Trust
Question 14 Explanation: 
A new cyber attack similar to WannaCry has hit a terminal operated by AP Moller-Maersk at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT). It is to be noted that JNPT is India's biggest container port. Owing to the attack, Gateway Terminal India, was not able to identify which shipment belongs to whom. The attack is being carried out by the Petya virus, with users being told to pay $300 in crypto currency per infected computer to unlock their systems.
Question 15
Which of these can mean a chill or fit of shivering, or a condition, especially associated with malaria, characterised by alternating periods of chills, fever, and sweating?
A
Ague
B
Ebola
C
Rickets
D
Spontaneous dental regeneration
Question 15 Explanation: 
Ague
Question 16
What was the name given to the period of Napoleon's attempted restoration, which ended with his defeat at Waterloo in 1815?
A
The Bourbon Chaser
B
The Seven Years War
C
The Great Hiatus
D
The Hundred Days
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Hundred Days
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