General knowledge quiz 801

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name of first clones sheep?
A
Downen
B
Dolly
C
Dewey
D
Snuppy
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dolly:Dolly was a female domestic sheep, and the first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell, using the process of nuclear transfer
Question 2
Under which pass, Government of India has planned to construct a tunnel to strengthen the connectivity infrastructure in border areas to secure the country's defence?
A
Banihal Pass
B
Sela Pass
C
Pensi La
D
Zoji La
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Central Government has decided to construct a tunnel in Arunachal Pradesh bordering China. This tunnel will go through Sela Pass. This is to strengthen the connectivity infrastructure in border areas to secure the country's defence.
Question 3
What is the contraction of the German "Geheime Staatspolizei" used in English?
A
Ghastly
B
Gestapo
C
Glitzy
D
Gympie
Question 3 Explanation: 
Gestapo
Question 4
Rabindranath Tagore is also known as
A
Guruji
B
Gurudev
C
Mahamana
D
Netaji
Question 5
Khangchendzonga National Park is located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Rajasthan
C
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
D
Sikkim
Question 6
A helium atom loses an electron it becomes..........
A
Proton
B
Alpha Particle
C
Negative Helium Ion
D
Positive Helium Ion
Question 6 Explanation: 
Positive Helium Ion:When a helium atom loses an electron it becomes Positive Helium Ion
Question 7
What distinguishes a wine known as vin de pays?
A
The wine has been made from specified vines in a particular region
B
It is in the lowest grade
C
It is from the south of France
D
The wine carries a controlled designation of the country of origin on the bottle
Question 7 Explanation: 
The wine has been made from specified vines in a particular region
Question 8
What do the tampura, theorbo, vihuela and vina have in common?
A
They are stringed musical instruments
B
They are root vegetables grown exclusively in Andalusia
C
They have a fine, silken under hair which is used for spinning particularly fine cloth
D
They are architectural systems
Question 8 Explanation: 
They are stringed musical instruments
Question 9
Rafael Nadal beats Gael Monfils to win ninth Monte Carlo Masters title.He was from
A
Sweden
B
England
C
Spain
D
France
Question 9 Explanation: 
Spain:Rafael ''Rafa'' Nadal Parera is a Spanish professional tennis player currently ranked world No. 5. He is widely regarded as the greatest clay-court player in history
Question 10
Which of these venues is purpose built for cycling?
A
Methadome
B
Pleasuredrome
C
Hippodrome
D
Velodrome
Question 10 Explanation: 
Velodrome
Question 11
Which soil is not suitable for Agriculture?
A
Red Soil
B
Laterite Soil
C
Peaty Soil
D
Mountain Soil
Question 11 Explanation: 
Laterite Soil:Laterite soils are not suitable for Agriculture because they can't retain moisture.
Question 12
What was the title of Lily Allen's first full single release?
A
Grin
B
Chuckle
C
Smile
D
Smirk
Question 12 Explanation: 
Smile
Question 13
Who constructed railway lines between Stockton and Darlington (in 1821) and Manchester and Liverpool (in 1829), and designed and built railway engines, including "The Rocket".
A
George Churchward
B
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
C
Richard Trevithick
D
George Stephenson
Question 13 Explanation: 
George Stephenson
Question 14
What is the name for the act of murdering of one's own sister?
A
Sororicide
B
Fratricide
C
Patricide
D
Matricide
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sororicide
Question 15
Which city of India hosted the Global Partnership Summit 2017?
A
Trivandrum
B
Chennai
C
Mumbai
D
New Delhi
Question 15 Explanation: 
Global Partnership Summit (GPS) 2017 was held in New Delhi from 11th to 14th December 2017. The Summit was organised by India Center Foundation (ICF). ICF is a not for profit and non-governmental organisation working to bring about socio-economic development in India. The Global Partnership Summit (GPS) has evolved from the India Japan Global Partnership (IJGP) initiative. GPS serves as a platform for global partners to share knowledge, expertise and experience for creating a development model which focuses on empowerment and sustainability. Discussions at GPS 2017 focused on several areas including clean energy, infrastructure and logistics, healthcare, energy, tourism, agro economy, art and culture, banking and finance, information communication technology and education and skill development. Around 3000 delegates and over 200 speakers including top business leaders, think tanks, policy makers, social change catalysts, youth leaders and academicians attended this summit.
Question 16
In Euclidean geometry what is the definition of a triangle?
A
Quarter of a square
B
A polygon
C
A two-dimensional plane determined by any three points
D
A shape containing at least three angles
Question 16 Explanation: 
A two-dimensional plane determined by any three points
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