General knowledge quiz 819

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The first dwarf variety of paddy in India is..........
A
Jaya
B
Govind
C
Nua Dushara
D
Purnabhog
Question 1 Explanation: 
Jaya:First dwarf variety of paddy developed in India is Jaya. Padma and Jaya were the first varieties that emerged from the programme.
Question 2
The 'Red Triangle' symbol denotes
A
Air India
B
family planning
C
culture and civilization
D
None of the above
Question 3
Equal masses of oxygen, hydrogen and methane are kept under identical conditions. The ratio of the volumes of gases will be
A
2:16:2
B
2:16:1
C
1:16:2
D
1:1:1
Question 4
The German bandwurm word "rindfleischetikettierungsuberwachungsaufgabenubertragungsgesetz" became famous in early June 2013 for what reason?
A
It was officially removed from the German language
B
It was officially recognised as the longest German word in current use
C
It was banned for internet use because it was too long
D
It was hailed as the German word of the year
Question 4 Explanation: 
It was officially removed from the German language
Question 5
The book titled ' Agni Veena' is authored by
A
Jainendar Kumar
B
Sharat Chandra
C
Yashpal
D
Kazi Nazrul Islam
Question 5 Explanation: 
Kazi Nazrul Islam:Nazrul's first book of poems, Agni-Veena had appeared in October, 1922.
Question 6
A Russian political satirist, later exiled, who wrote the plays "Dead Souls" and "The Government Inspector" was..?
A
Gogol
B
Google
C
Googol
D
Googlie
Question 6 Explanation: 
Gogol
Question 7
In 1998 the Group of Seven (G7), an informal forum for powerful governments, became the G8 when Russia joined the group, and then became the G7 again in 2014 with the suspension of what country?
A
Russia
B
Japan
C
Italy
D
UK
Question 7 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 8
How many minutes long is a round in an official boxing match?
A
As determined at the start of the match
B
2
C
3
D
4
Question 8 Explanation: 
3
Question 9
Where is the US National Archives, which holds the original documents of the US Constitution and the US Declaration of Independence?
A
Washington, DC
B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
C
Jamestown, Virginia
D
New York, New York
Question 9 Explanation: 
Washington, DC
Question 10
When were barcodes as a system of reading product information first developed for commercial use?
A
1970s
B
1980s
C
1940s
D
1960s
Question 10 Explanation: 
1940s
Question 11
An economy in which no activity is conducted with outside economy is called..........
A
Open Economy
B
Modern Economy
C
Closed Economy
D
Micro Economics
Question 11 Explanation: 
Closed Economy:A closed economy is self-sufficient, meaning that no imports are brought in and no exports are sent out. The goal is to provide consumers with everything that they need from within the economy's borders.
Question 12
The rate of infiltration normally declines rapidly during the early part of rainstorm event and reaches a constant value after several hours of rainfall. The factors responsible for this phenomenon are the filling of fine soil pores with water, which reduces capillary forces moistened soil, clay particles to swell and reduce the size of pores raindrop impact breaking up with soil clumps, splashing fine particles into pores
A
I, II
B
I, III
C
II, III
D
All of the above
Question 13
Who, we are led to believe, is Dr. Gregory House's only true friend?
A
Dr. Eric Foreman
B
Dr. Lisa Cuddy
C
Dr. James Wilson
D
Dr. Robert Chase
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dr. James Wilson
Question 14
The Public distribution system (PDS) administrated by which ministry?
A
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
B
Ministry of Finance
C
Ministry of Home Affairs
D
Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Question 14 Explanation: 
Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution:Public distribution system (PDS) is an Indian food security system. Established by the Government of India under Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution are managed jointly by state governments in India, it distributes subsidized food and non-food items to India's poor. This scheme was launched in India on June 1997.
Question 15
Which country has the same name as a state of the USA?
A
New York
B
Georgia
C
Chicago
D
Boston
Question 15 Explanation: 
Georgia
Question 16
With what is the American inventor Philo Taylor Farnsworth particularly associated?
A
A method of learning Morse Code
B
Pulp magazine "Weird Tales"
C
Farnsworth Art Museum, Maine, USA
D
Invention of the first fully electronic TV
Question 16 Explanation: 
Invention of the first fully electronic TV
There are 16 questions to complete.

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