General knowledge quiz 780

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Anti-Defection law related to which schedule?
A
Third Schedule
B
Seventh Schedule
C
Eighth Schedule
D
Tenth Schedule
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tenth Schedule:Tenth schedule is related to Anti-Detection-Articles 102(2) and 191(2) Added by 52nd amendment in 1985. Contains provisions of disqualification of grounds of defection
Question 2
Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways is..........
A
Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
B
Shri Ananth kumar
C
Shri Prakash Javadekar
D
Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari
Question 3
The group of metals Fe, Co, Ni may best called as
A
transition metals
B
main group metals
C
alkali metals
D
rare metals
Question 4
Which World Championship in Athletics did Usain Bolt announce as his last international competition?
A
2018
B
2016
C
2017
D
2019
Question 4 Explanation: 
2017
Question 5
What genus of flowering plants, native to an area from Brazil to Peru to southern Argentina discovered in 1768 by French botanist Philibert Commercon, is a thorny, woody vine reaching from 1 to 12 metres tall by growing over other plants with hooked thorns tipped with a black, waxy substance?
A
Geranium
B
Hydrangea
C
Bougainvillea
D
Hyacinth
Question 5 Explanation: 
Bougainvillea
Question 6
What relationship are actors John and David Carradine?
A
Uncle and nephew
B
Brothers
C
Cousins
D
Father and son
Question 6 Explanation: 
Father and son
Question 7
HPCA Cricket Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
West Bengal
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Jharkhand
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 8
Who played the title role in "Bram Stoker's Dracula" (1992)?
A
Brad Pitt
B
Gary Oldman
C
Liam Neeson
D
Vincent Price
Question 8 Explanation: 
Gary Oldman
Question 9
The member states of European Union are
A
Belgium, Denmark, France and Greece
B
The Federal Republic of Germany, Republic of Ireland, Italy
C
Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain
D
All of the above
Question 10
What treatment is described in ancient Egyptian medical texts for the treatment of guinea worm?
A
Do nothing
B
Ingest the skin of carrots
C
Wrap the emerging end of the worm around a stick and slowly pull it out
D
Onions washed down with beer
Question 10 Explanation: 
Wrap the emerging end of the worm around a stick and slowly pull it out
Question 11
What is another name for "laughing gas"?
A
Krypton
B
Nitrous oxide
C
Carbon monoxide
D
Hydrogen sulphide
Question 11 Explanation: 
Nitrous oxide
Question 12
Which of these is a type of fortified wine-based aromatic drink flavoured with herbs?
A
Sherry
B
Cognac
C
Tequila
D
Vermouth
Question 12 Explanation: 
Vermouth
Question 13
In 2008, the game of Cluedo was updated as ''Cluedo Reinvention" with some new weapons. Which one of these was in the original game?
A
Axe
B
Bat
C
Lead pipe
D
Trophy
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lead pipe
Question 14
What is the international movement, started in 2008, aiming to promote exploring, understanding threats to, and conserving the world's natural wonders?
A
Seven Natural Wonders
B
New7Wonders
C
Friends of World Heritage
D
UNESCO
Question 14 Explanation: 
Seven Natural Wonders
Question 15
The largest fresh water lake of Africa, area wise is
A
lake Victoria
B
lake Tanganyika
C
lake Malawi
D
Lake Rudolf
Question 16
Which of these groups of characters was invented by director Peter Jackson?
A
The Muppets
B
The Wombles
C
The Feebles
D
The Teletubbies
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Feebles
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