General knowledge quiz 863

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
When Chiang Kai-shek and the Kuomintang lost the civil war in China to Mao Zedong where did they escape to in 1949?
A
Laos
B
Taiwan
C
Korea
D
Japan
Question 1 Explanation: 
Taiwan
Question 2
Who discovered the blood circulation?
A
K.Lansteiner
B
J.B.Dunlop
C
K.C.Gillette
D
William Harvey
Question 2 Explanation: 
William Harvey:William Harvey discovered that the heart's four valves permitted flow of blood in one direction only from the right ventricle to the lungs, back to the left ventricle, and from there to the aorta
Question 3
Which is related to Veerappa Moily?
A
Lucknow Boy
B
Unleasing India
C
Voice of Conscience
D
Causes of the Indian Mutiny
Question 3 Explanation: 
Unleasing India:Veerappa Moily has written four volumes of an English book called ''Unleashing India'', which outlines how India can be a super power after 25 to 30 years by leveraging and properly utilising its demographic dividend
Question 4
What group did the UK join in 1973?
A
EEC
B
NATO
C
UN
D
SEATO
Question 4 Explanation: 
EEC
Question 5
The Tarantula is named after a town in which country?
A
Spain
B
Italy
C
Mexico
D
Greece
Question 5 Explanation: 
Italy
Question 6
What was agreed by the Treaty of Northampton in 1328?
A
The power of the British parliament, as the Magna Carta was signed
B
Scotland was recognised as an independent kingdom
C
The precise location of the Welsh border
D
Religious freedom for Druids
Question 6 Explanation: 
Scotland was recognised as an independent kingdom
Question 7
Who adopted Ziggy Stardust as an on-stage identity?
A
David Bowie
B
Elton John
C
Ozzy Osbourne
D
Mick Jagger
Question 7 Explanation: 
David Bowie
Question 8
In 1906 which country became the second in the world since the 18th century to grant full suffrage to all adult citizens, and the first country in the world to grant all women full political rights?
A
Estonia
B
Finland
C
Belgium
D
Canada
Question 8 Explanation: 
Finland
Question 9
Habeas Corpus Act 1679
A
states that no one was to be imprisoned without a writ or warrant stating the charge against him
B
provided facilities to a prisoner to obtain either speedy trial or release in bail
C
safeguarded the personal liberties of the people against arbitrary imprisonment by the king's orders
D
All of the above
Question 10
Which of these was a siege gun used in European warfare during the 16th and 17th centuries which had a calibre of 8 inches (200 mm), weighed about 8, 000 pounds (3, 600 kg), and was designed to fire cannon balls weighing up to 52 pounds (24 kg)?
A
Karelia
B
Khartoum
C
Kapowee
D
Kartouwe
Question 10 Explanation: 
Kartouwe
Question 11
..........scheme was launched with an objective of slum free India
A
Antyodaya Anna Yojna
B
Rajiv Awas Yojana
C
Aam Aadmi Bima Yojana
D
Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana
Question 11 Explanation: 
Rajiv Awas Yojana:Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) is a new scheme announced by the President earlier in 2009, focuses on slum dwellers and the urban poor.
Question 12
''Ayushman Bharat'' programme is related to which sector?
A
Railway
B
Industrial
C
Agriculture
D
Health
Question 12 Explanation: 
Government announced two major initiatives as part of ''Ayushman Bharat'' programme aimed at making path breaking interventions to address health holistically, in primary, secondary and tertiary care system covering both prevention and health promotion.
Question 13
The place where material is excavated when the zone of maximum stream velocity approaches the stream's bed is called
A
scoured pools
B
riffles
C
ox-bow lakes
D
flood plain
Question 14
Who created the fictional detective Inspector Morse?
A
Colin Dexter
B
Geoffrey Chaucer
C
Barbara Cartland
D
Asterix
Question 14 Explanation: 
Colin Dexter
Question 15
Which is the height of the mountains from the ocean floor?
A
Mauna Loa
B
Mount Elbrus
C
Mauna Kea
D
Mount Blanc
Question 15 Explanation: 
Mauna Kea:Mauna Kea, is a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaii. Standing 4, 207 m above sea level, its peak is the highest point in the state of Hawaii
Question 16
Where do Walloons come from?
A
Southern Africa
B
India
C
Spain
D
Belgium
Question 16 Explanation: 
Belgium
There are 16 questions to complete.

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