General knowledge quiz 813

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Nymph is the name of which of the following?
A
Mupli Beetle
B
Cockroach
C
Lizards
D
Bee
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cockroach:Eggs produced by female cockroaches are enclosed in resilient egg cases known as oothecae. The oothecae of cockroach species contain a range of nymph
Question 2
Songhai Empire, more than 600 years old and from the 15th to the late 16th centuries one of the largest Islamic empires in history, was where?
A
Niger and Burkina Faso
B
Xinjiang, China
C
Turkey
D
Mongolia
Question 2 Explanation: 
Niger and Burkina Faso
Question 3
Fourth Schedule is related to..........
A
Municiplaities
B
Allocation of seats in the Rajya Sabha
C
Languages
D
Administration of Tribal areas of North-Eastern States
Question 3 Explanation: 
Allocation of seats in the Rajya Sabha:Fourth Schedule is related to Allocation of seats in the Rajya Sabha-Articles 4(1) and 80(2)
Question 4
The input used by an antenna or cable to a TV set uses frequencies called...?
A
IF
B
RF
C
AF
D
SAP
Question 4 Explanation: 
RF is radio frequency. IF is intermediate frequency used inside the TV for processing. AF is audio frequency. SAP is second audio program which may have another language or other soundtrack as an option to the main soundtrack.
Question 5
What sport is featured in "Invictus", a 2009 film directed by Clint Eastwood?
A
Hockey
B
Soccer
C
Baseball
D
Rugby
Question 5 Explanation: 
Rugby
Question 6
Which of these forms part of the southern border of the US state of Texas?
A
Florida
B
Mississippi River
C
The Red River
D
Rio Grande
Question 6 Explanation: 
Rio Grande
Question 7
If the sides of a triangle measure 5, 13 and 12, what is the angle defined by the sides which are 5 and 12?
A
60o
B
45o
C
30o
D
90o
Question 7 Explanation: 
90o
Question 8
Name the instrument used to measure relative humidity
A
Hydrometer
B
Hygrometer
C
Barometer
D
Mercury Thermometer
Question 9
Kanchenjunga Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
West Bengal
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Jharkhand
Question 10
When was Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo da Vinci?
A
1431 AD
B
1492 AD
C
1504 AD
D
1556 AD
Question 11
Which virus spread by fleas was deliberately introduced into Australia to control rabbits in 1951?
A
Cat scratch fever
B
Psittacosis
C
Measles
D
Myxomatosis
Question 11 Explanation: 
Myxomatosis
Question 12
In which 1925 silent film, directed by Fred Niblo, were extras offered a prize of $100 to the winner to make a race more exciting, resulting in a horrendous crash that remains in the movie?
A
The Four Horsemen
B
The Sheik
C
Ben-Hur
D
Blood And Sand
Question 12 Explanation: 
Ben-Hur
Question 13
Of the over 2, 400 people killed in the 1953 North Sea Flood, in which country were most living?
A
England
B
The Netherlands
C
Scotland
D
Belgium
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Netherlands
Question 14
What was the name of the river, 200 Roman miles (256 km) north of Rome, where returning generals disbanded their armies when returning from campaigns to keep order in or expand the Roman Empire?
A
Tiber
B
Po
C
Rubicon
D
Potomac
Question 14 Explanation: 
Rubicon
Question 15
Which of the following is the largest Open University in the world?
A
Indira Gandhi National Open University
B
Anadolu University
C
Bangladesh Open University
D
Ramkhamhaeng University
Question 15 Explanation: 
Indira Gandhi National Open University:The Indira Gandhi National Open University (Ignou) has been recognised as the world's single largest open university by the recently concluded summit of presidents and vice-chancellors at Shanghai in China.
Question 16
Antyodaya Anna Yojana was launched by which state to offer meals at subsidised rates for workers?
A
Haryana
B
Maharashtra
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 16 Explanation: 
Haryana
There are 16 questions to complete.

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