General knowledge quiz 852

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
AgRIS is an e-governance programme for Agriculture.In AgRIS 'I' denotes
A
Industrial
B
Information
C
Integration
D
Irrigation
Question 1 Explanation: 
Information:The Agricultural Resources Information System (AgRIS) is an e-governance programme for fostering agricultural growth, poverty reduction and sustainable resource use in India at grassroots level by the Department of Agriculture and Cooperation (DAC)
Question 2
Which state of the USA has the longest border with Canada?
A
Alaska
B
Michigan
C
Maine
D
New York
Question 2 Explanation: 
Alaska
Question 3
Former New York City police chief Bernard Kerik, appointed US homeland security chief in 2004, was imprisoned for 4 years in February 2010 for what reason?
A
Investment scam
B
Manslaughter
C
Nepotism
D
Tax fraud
Question 3 Explanation: 
Tax fraud
Question 4
The Federation System in India has been borrowed from which country's constitution?
A
America
B
Canada
C
Australia
D
France
Question 4 Explanation: 
Canada:From CANADA-Scheme of federation with a strong centre and Distribution of powers between centre and the states and placing. Residuary Powers with the centre
Question 5
Famous in NBA Basketball, Michael Jordan first retired in 1993 to develop a career in what?
A
Baseball
B
Water polo
C
High jump
D
Go-kart racing
Question 5 Explanation: 
Baseball
Question 6
Which city houses the Kempegowda International Airport?
A
Bengaluru, Karnataka
B
Mangalore, Karnataka
C
Kochi, Kerala
D
Kozhikode, Kerala
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bengaluru, Karnataka
Question 7
Which country, whose chief port is La Guaira, became a republic after seceding from the Republic of Colombia in 1830?
A
Caracas
B
Venezuela
C
Bolivia
D
Guatemala
Question 7 Explanation: 
Venezuela
Question 8
How many centimetres are there in 3.5 metres?
A
350
B
35
C
3, 500
D
35, 000
Question 8 Explanation: 
350
Question 9
In which country was the Althing, a legislative and judiciary parliament, founded in 930?
A
Denmark
B
Iceland
C
Greenland
D
Finland
Question 9 Explanation: 
Iceland
Question 10
The longest bridge of India, Dhola-Sadiya Bridge is built in which state of India?
A
Meghalaya
B
Assam
C
Uttarakhand
D
J & K
Question 10 Explanation: 
Assam
Question 11
The discovery of the process of vulcanisation is most closely associated in the modern context with whom?
A
John Boyd Dunlop
B
Charles Goodyear
C
Charles Macintosh
D
Francesco Pirelli
Question 11 Explanation: 
Charles Goodyear
Question 12
When was Futsal devised as a sport?
A
1930
B
1960
C
1980
D
1870
Question 12 Explanation: 
1930
Question 13
What is most usually cited as the baroque pitch for the note A?
A
A-415
B
A-440
C
A-403
D
A-444
Question 13 Explanation: 
A-415
Question 14
How is mustard "gas" absorbed into the body?
A
Contact
B
Breathing it in
C
Swallowing it
D
All of these
Question 14 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 15
The Landler is a traditional dance from where?
A
France
B
Austria
C
Italy
D
Romania
Question 15 Explanation: 
Austria
Question 16
The "numbered treaties", a series of eleven treaties signed between the aboriginal peoples and the reigning Monarch (Victoria, Edward VII or George V) from 1871 to 1921, apply in which country?
A
Canada
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
India
Question 16 Explanation: 
Canada
There are 16 questions to complete.

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