One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
What was first demonstrated by Alexander Graham Bell at the Philadelphia Exhibition in 1876?
Question 1 Explanation:
The Leakey family who concentrated their studies in Kenya were working in what area?
The history of the Mau-Mau uprising
Identifying diamond mines
Setting up tourism initiatives
Question 2 Explanation:
..........is breathing out of air
Question 3 Explanation:
Expiration:The process of breathing out of air into the lungs is inspiration, or exhalation.
The green revolution was confined only to..........
Low Yielding Varieties
High Yielding Varieties
All of these
Question 4 Explanation:
High Yielding Varieties:The green revolution was confined only to Crop areas under high-yield varieties needed more water, more fertilizer, more pesticides
What is a name for a type of private club in city outskirts or rural areas that usually offers a variety of recreational sports facilities such as golf, tennis, swimming and polo?
Question 5 Explanation:
Temujin (1162-1227), who made his capital in Karakorum was better known as who?
Bonny Prince Charlie
Question 6 Explanation:
Who wrote "Quentins", "Nights of Rain and Stars", "Whitethorn Woods" and "Heart and Soul"?
Question 7 Explanation:
How many pins are there to a firkin?
40, two in each stave
4, two in each ear
Question 8 Explanation:
What is the name for the individual leaves of the calyx or outer whorl of a flower?
Question 9 Explanation:
What was the name of the representative body in pre-revolutionary Russia that was revived in 1905?
House of Keys
The Star Chamber
Question 10 Explanation:
What is the chemical symbol for phosphorus?
Question 11 Explanation:
Which of these series of books was created by Roger Hargreaves?
Thomas the Tank Engine
Winnie the Pooh
Question 12 Explanation:
In 1962, retired American racing driver Carroll Shelby got a licence to import a British sports car made by AC Motors of England and installed an American Ford engine rather than its original Bristol engine. He introduced the car to the American public as what model of car?
Question 13 Explanation:
As a first step to manufacturing steel, iron is extracted from ore by removing oxygen and combining it with what element?
Question 14 Explanation:
Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd is situated in which state?
Question 15 Explanation:
Tamil Nadu:Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited (NLC) is a government-owned lignite mining and power generating company in India. NLC operates the largest open-pit lignite mines in Tamil Nadu, India.
..........was the first Chinese pilgrim to visit India
Question 16 Explanation:
Fa-hien:Fa-Hien was the first Chinese monk to travel to India in search of great Buddhist scripture
There are 16 questions to complete.