General knowledge quiz 849

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is another name for the jawbone?
A
Mandible
B
Tractable
C
Molar
D
Larynx
Question 1 Explanation: 
Mandible
Question 2
The 50.5 km Channel Tunnel, built under the English Channel or, in France, La Manche, to link the UK and France with road and rail access was finally opened in 1994. When was the first official Anglo-French protocol established to create the railway aspect of the link?
A
1919
B
1802
C
1876
D
1930
Question 2 Explanation: 
1876
Question 3
Where does kapok, use for stuffing mattresses and cushions, come from?
A
Trees
B
Birds (It is down, from particular birds )
C
It is mined, only in South America
D
Certain sea creatures
Question 3 Explanation: 
Trees
Question 4
Where would most seagulls typically be found?
A
Mid ocean
B
Near to the seashore, or over land
C
Round lakes
D
In deserts
Question 4 Explanation: 
Near to the seashore, or over land
Question 5
Experts say the healthiest way to view a computer monitor is by...
A
Placing it 18 to 30 inches away from your eyes
B
Viewing from a darkened room
C
Adjusting the screen for maximum contrast
D
Using special glasses that filter out UV rays
Question 6
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, once managing director of the International Monetary Fund and a candidate for election as President of France, was dogged with accusations of what?
A
Financial corruption
B
Illegal sexual activity
C
Bankruptcy
D
Racism
Question 6 Explanation: 
Illegal sexual activity
Question 7
The Forest of Arden appears in which Shakespearean play?
A
Macbeth
B
As You Like It
C
Hamlet
D
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Question 7 Explanation: 
As You Like It
Question 8
Which is the largest bird in the world?
A
Ostrich
B
Mute Swan
C
Andean Condor
D
Emu
Question 8 Explanation: 
Ostrich:The Ostrich is the largest living species of bird in the world, typically weighing 140-290 lbs (63.5-131.5 kg) and measuring 6-9 ft (1.8-2.7 meters) in height.It lays the largest eggs of any living bird
Question 9
A theory of the workings of the human body adopted by Greek and Roman physicians and believed until the 19th century was that it was filled with 4 basic substances (black bile, yellow bile, phlegm, and blood). These were collectively known as what?
A
Japes
B
Jokes
C
Jests
D
Humours
Question 9 Explanation: 
Humours
Question 10
Which English novelist was arranged to be released from prison in 1703 by Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer, and was employed by him as a spy?
A
Henry Fielding
B
Daniel Defoe
C
Jonathan Swift
D
James Boswell
Question 10 Explanation: 
Daniel Defoe
Question 11
Police Station Sanjauli is located in which state of India?
A
J & K
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 11 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh
Question 12
The major graphite producing country is
A
Russia
B
Sri Lanka
C
India
D
China
Question 13
Anemometer measures..........of wind
A
Force of wind
B
Direction of wind
C
Velocity of wind
D
Both 1 and 3
Question 13 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 3:An anemometer is a device used for measuring Force and direction of wind. The term is derived from the Greek word anemos, which means wind, and is used to describe any wind speed measurement instrument used in meteorology.
Question 14
Mohorovicic discontinuity lies between which of the following?
A
Upper & lower mantle
B
Crust & mantle
C
Upper mantle & lower crust
D
Upper & lower crust
Question 14 Explanation: 
Crust & mantle:Moho, or Mohorovicic discontinuity, boundary between the Earth's crust and its mantle.
Question 15
What does a person with narcolepsy do?
A
Steals
B
Falls asleep
C
Tells tales on people
D
Takes drugs
Question 15 Explanation: 
Falls asleep
Question 16
Which of these came to the English throne as a result of The "Glorious Revolution" that occurred in Britain in 1688?
A
James II
B
Mary I and Philip
C
William III and Mary II
D
Anne
Question 16 Explanation: 
William III and Mary II
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