General knowledge quiz 881

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Photosynthesis generally takes place in which parts of the plant?
A
Leaf and other chloroplast bearing parts
B
stem and leaf
C
Roots and chloroplast bearing parts
D
Bark and leaf
Question 2
Which of these is a state of the USA that borders Canada and the state of New Hampshire, and is the most north easterly state in the USA?
A
Vermont
B
Maine
C
Pennsylvania
D
Rhode Island
Question 2 Explanation: 
Maine
Question 3
..........are used as fuel in propellant of rockets
A
Liquid Hydrogen+Liquid Nitrogen
B
Liquid Argonn+Liquid Oxygen
C
Liquid Nitrogen+Liquid Oxygen
D
Liquid Hydrogen+Liquid Oxygen
Question 3 Explanation: 
Liquid Hydrogen+Liquid Oxygen:LOX and liquid hydrogen, used in the Space Shuttle orbiter
Question 4
In which state Bhairamgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is located?
A
Haryana
B
Chhattisgarh
C
Assam
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chhattisgarh:Bhairamgarh Wildlife Sanctuary(BWS) is located near the Bairamgarh block division in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh
Question 5
Which little girl in a pink-and-white striped dress did author and illustrator Joyce Lankester Brisley feature in her series of children's books?
A
Milly Molly Mandy
B
Pippi Longstocking
C
Mary Lennox
D
Anne Shirley
Question 5 Explanation: 
Milly Molly Mandy
Question 6
Hobart, Tasmania is due south of where?
A
Ninth Circuit, USA
B
Ninety Mile Beach, New Zealand
C
Nine West, South Africa
D
Ninety Mile Beach, Victoria, Australia
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ninety Mile Beach, Victoria, Australia
Question 7
The book "Angels and Demons" was written by whom?
A
Ian Fleming
B
Dan Brown
C
Boris Pasternak
D
Shane Warne
Question 7 Explanation: 
Dan Brown
Question 8
Which two bank was declared as State Bank of India and ICICI Bank as D-SIBs by RBI last year?
A
SBI & HDFC
B
Axis & BOI
C
Indian Bank & ICICI
D
ICICI & SBI
Question 8 Explanation: 
ICICI & SBI:The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) declared State Bank of India and ICICI Bank as Domestic Systemically Important Banks (D-SIBs) on 31st August 2015.
Question 9
What is a femicide?
A
Destroyer of Danish-style furniture
B
A weedkiller
C
Something which stops fermentation
D
Someone who kills a woman
Question 9 Explanation: 
Someone who kills a woman
Question 10
One of the unique qualities of the Mocona (or Yucuma) Falls in the Uruguay River is that they run along the river rather than across it, and another is what?
A
They are regularly obscured when water rises in the river
B
They are taller at their high point than the Victoria Falls
C
They completely dry up at the peak of the dry season
D
The water is orange
Question 10 Explanation: 
They are regularly obscured when water rises in the river
Question 11
India's share in world trade stands at..........
A
2%
B
correctchoice 2% 3.1.4%
C
4.10%
Question 11 Explanation: 
1.4%:India's share of EU imports now stands at just 1.4% and tremendous potential exists to expand this share.
Question 12
Which is the first country to partner with social networking site Facebook on disaster response?
A
India
B
Canada
C
USA
D
China
Question 12 Explanation: 
Union minister Kiren Rijiju said that, India is the first country to partner with social networking site Facebook on disaster response. According to the Home Ministry, the programme in collaboration with Facebook, will be piloted in two disaster-prone states:Assam and Uttarakhand. Facebook will share its disaster maps, developed using aggregated, de-identified data, with the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA). The maps can aid swift disaster response by providing real-time, actionable information.
Question 13
The book titled ' Wonder That was India' is authored by..........
A
AL Basham
B
Amartya Sen
C
Annie Besant
D
Amrita Pritam
Question 13 Explanation: 
AL Basham:The wonder that was India:a survey of the culture of the Indian sub-continent before the coming of the Muslim. It was authored by Basham, A. L. (Arthur Llewellyn).
Question 14
A hybrid bee created to boost resilience, honey production and resistance to heat, invaded what country in the Americas first?
A
Brazil
B
Panama
C
Peru
D
Uruguay
Question 14 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 15
Dr. Linus Carl Pauling is the only person to have won two Nobel prizes individually for
A
Chemistry in 1954, Peace Prize in 1962
B
Peace Prize in 1954, Chemistry in 1962
C
Physics in 1954, Medicine in 1962
D
Medicine in 1954, Physics in 1962
Question 16
Which tribal group mainly live in dense forest and hilly regions of Madhya Pradesh?
A
Kalam
B
Khas
C
Baigas
D
Chang
Question 16 Explanation: 
Baigas:The Baigas is a tribe mainly live in dense forest and hilly regions of Mandla, Dindori, Shahadol, Umaria, Balaghat and Amarkantak in Madhya Pradesh.
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