General knowledge quiz 864

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where was author Paulo Cuelo, who in 1974 was arrested and tortured for "subversive" activities by the government, which viewed his lyrics as left-wing and dangerous, born?
A
Italy
B
Germany
C
Brazil
D
Mexico
Question 1 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 2
'I Am a Troll:Inside the Secret World of the BJP's Digital Army' is a non-fiction book written by..........
A
Swati Chaturvedi
B
Indu Sundaresan
C
Kiran Desai
D
Anuja Chauhan
Question 2 Explanation: 
Swati Chaturvedi:Delhi-based journalist Swati Chaturvedi released a slim non-fiction book, I Am a Troll:Inside the Secret World of the BJP's Digital Army, on the Juggernaut Books app. Published by digital-first publishing house Juggernaut, the book is also available as a paperback.
Question 3
Article 5 is related to
A
Name and Territory of the union
B
Citizenship
C
Freedom
D
Election of President
Question 3 Explanation: 
ARTICLE. 5. Citizenship at the commencement of the Constitution
Question 4
How old was New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko when she turned professional in 2013?
A
19
B
17
C
15
D
16
Question 4 Explanation: 
16
Question 5
'Neither first nor National nor a war of Independence' said by
A
Mahathma Gandhi
B
Disraeli
C
RC Majumdar
D
Malleson
Question 5 Explanation: 
RC Majumdar:C. Majumdar has commented, 'on the whole, it is difficult to avoid the conclusion that the so-called First National War of Independence of 1857 is neither first, nor national, nor a war of independence'
Question 6
The headquarters of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is located in..........
A
Kolkata
B
Chhattisgarh
C
New Delhi
D
Pune
Question 6 Explanation: 
Chhattisgarh
Question 7
What is the name for attacks on Jewish communities, especially those instigated by the authorities?
A
Shalom
B
Ghetto
C
Pogrom
D
Rabbi
Question 7 Explanation: 
Pogrom
Question 8
What is an abacus-like finger counting method used to perform basic mathematical operations, by which it is possible to display all numbers from 0 to 99 with both hands?
A
Ballyhoo
B
Chisanbop
C
Conundrum
D
Neckelodeaon
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chisanbop
Question 9
Long Term Capital Gains exceeding Rs. 1 lakh will be taxed at the rate of..........%?
A
5%
B
7%
C
10%
D
12%
Question 9 Explanation: 
Currently, long term capital gains arising from transfer of listed equity shares, units of equity oriented fund and unit of a business trust are exempt from tax. Now, Government has proposed to tax such long term capital gains exceeding 1 lakh at the rate of 10% without allowing the benefit of any indexation. However, all gains up to 31st January, 2018 will be grandfathered.
Question 10
Ganglioside found in..........
A
Nerve System
B
Excretory systems
C
Muscular System
D
All of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
Nerve system:A ganglioside is a molecule composed of a glycosphingolipid.They are found predominantly in the nervous system
Question 11
Where was the Freedom of the Press Act 1766 passed?
A
Germany
B
Great Britain
C
Denmark
D
Sweden
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sweden
Question 12
What ceremony is sometimes called obsequies?
A
Divorce
B
Wedding
C
Funeral
D
Baptism
Question 12 Explanation: 
Funeral
Question 13
The first Sovereign to reign over England, Scotland, and Ireland simultaneously was James who ruled in Scotland as James VI from the age of 18 months, and in England and Ireland as James I from 1603. He was the first King of England of which Royal House?
A
Hanover
B
Tudor
C
Saxe-Coburg Gotha
D
Stuart
Question 13 Explanation: 
Stuart
Question 14
The major energy currency molecule of the cell, is..........
A
KTP
B
MTP
C
CTP
D
ATP
Question 14 Explanation: 
ATP:The major energy currency molecule of the cell, ATP, is evaluated in the context of creationism. This complex molecule is critical for all life from the simplest to the most complex.
Question 15
In medicine, which suffix denotes the surgical removal of something, usually from inside the body?
A
-ectomy
B
-itis
C
-ology
D
-opsy
Question 15 Explanation: 
-ectomy
Question 16
On 9 October 2009, who was elected for an 8 year period to membership of the International Olympic Committee, replacing former Danish member Kaj Holm?
A
Anne, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom
B
Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
C
Paavo Nurmi
D
Michael Schumacher
Question 16 Explanation: 
Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
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