General knowledge quiz 798

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
A large long-haired bovine animal native to central and northern Asia has a species which is farmed for milk, meat, pelt and other products. Which of these would be milked?
A
Yak
B
Nak
C
Lak
D
Dak
Question 1 Explanation: 
Nak
Question 2
Which of these was a group of heretics in the south of France that Pope Innocent III tried to crush in the 13th century?
A
Tolpuddle martyrs
B
Hussites
C
Lollards
D
Cathars
Question 2 Explanation: 
Cathars
Question 3
What number do the numbers on opposite sides of a standard cube-shaped die always add up to?
A
9
B
6
C
8
D
7
Question 3 Explanation: 
7
Question 4
Which river runs through the cities of Turin, Piacenza and Ferrara, and is connected to Milan through a network of channels?
A
Po
B
Missouri
C
Ohio
D
Rio Grande
Question 4 Explanation: 
Po
Question 5
Ambubachi Mela is celebrated in..........
A
Assam
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Haryana
Question 5 Explanation: 
Assam:The Ambubachi Mela is an annual Hindu mela held at Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati, Assam.
Question 6
..........is authored by VS Naipaul
A
Shadow Line
B
River of Smoke
C
A Fine Balance
D
The Masque of Africa
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Masque of Africa:The Masque of Africa:Glimpses of African Belief by V S Naipaul
Question 7
..........become the first state to launch a special awareness drive for transgenders to register as voters
A
Bihar
B
Tamil Nadu
C
New Delhi
D
Maharashtra
Question 7 Explanation: 
Maharashtra
Question 8
Military signals are given on which musical instrument?
A
Bugle
B
Trombone
C
Cello
D
Clarinet
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bugle
Question 9
Where and what is Mosi-oa-Tunya?
A
A waterfall, on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe
B
A 19th century Zulu battlefield, South Africa
C
A tree, Woodbush Forest Reserve, South Africa
D
A volcano, Ethiopia
Question 9 Explanation: 
A waterfall, on the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe
Question 10
..........is the biggest Mutual Fund Institution of India
A
Bombay Stock Exchange
B
Unit Trust of India
C
Life Insurance Corporation
D
Reserve Bank of India
Question 10 Explanation: 
Unit Trust of India:The Bank of Baroda, Punjab National Bank, and Life Insurance Corporation of India are the major sponsors of UTI Mutual Fund.
Question 11
Highest Peak of Aravalli is..........
A
Saddle Peak
B
Doda Beta
C
Anaimudi
D
Gurushikhar
Question 11 Explanation: 
Gurushikhar:Guru Shikhar, a peak in the Arbuda Mountains of Rajasthan, is the highest point of the Aravalli Range. It rises to an elevation of 1, 722 meters
Question 12
Speleology is the study of what?
A
Oratory
B
Caves
C
Propaganda
D
Grammar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Caves
Question 13
Which city is closest to Okinawa?
A
Darwin, Australia
B
Tokyo, Japan
C
Seoul, South Korea
D
Taipei, Taiwan
Question 13 Explanation: 
Taipei, Taiwan
Question 14
Where are the Sugarloaf Mountain, the Morro da Babilonia, the Morro da Urca, and Mount Corcovado (with its famous giant religious statue)?
A
Ustron, Poland
B
Gateshead, England
C
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
D
Manado, Indonesia
Question 14 Explanation: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Question 15
Titan is the largest satellite of..........
A
Mars
B
Jupiter
C
Uranus
D
Saturn
Question 15 Explanation: 
Saturn:Titan (or Saturn VI) is the largest moon of Saturn. It is the only natural satellite known to have a dense atmosphere, and the only object other than Earth
Question 16
Where was the US television series "Picket Fences" set?
A
Chicago, Illinois
B
Cincinatti, Ohio
C
Bon Temps, Louisiana
D
Rome, Wisconsin
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rome, Wisconsin
There are 16 questions to complete.

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