General knowledge quiz 89

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What was the occupation of Sue Grafton, who passed away recently in California?
A
Cricketer
B
Educationalist
C
Politician
D
Author
Question 1 Explanation: 
Author
Question 2
The "rig veda" is a collection of scriptures sacred to which religion?
A
Hinduism
B
Shintoism
C
Buddhism
D
Taoism
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hinduism
Question 3
Until the year 2000, how many US presidents had previously served as vice president?
A
14
B
20
C
25
D
30
Question 3 Explanation: 
14
Question 4
Which part of eye control the amount of light entering into the eye?
A
Retina
B
Cornea
C
Iris
D
Eye-lids
Question 4 Explanation: 
Iris:The iris has an adjustable circular opening called the pupil, which can expand or contract to control the amount of light entering the eye.
Question 5
Second round table conference was held in..........
A
1934
B
1930
C
1931
D
1935
Question 5 Explanation: 
1931:The second Round Table Conference was held in London from 7 September 1931 to 1 December 1931 with the participation of Gandhi
Question 6
Which continent is the hoatzin native to?
A
Central Asia
B
Australia
C
Africa
D
South America
Question 6 Explanation: 
South America
Question 7
Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary is located in
A
Bihar
B
Maharashtra
C
Telangana
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 7 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh:Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary and estuary situated in Andhra Pradesh, India. It is the second largest stretch of mangrove forests in India with 24 mangrove tree species and more than 120 bird species.
Question 8
What is another word for a "post mortem"?
A
Automaton
B
Autogyro
C
Autopsy
D
Autolycus
Question 8 Explanation: 
Autopsy
Question 9
SI unit of power of lens is..........
A
Centimeter
B
Dioptre
C
Meter
D
All of these
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dioptre:A dioptre or diopter is a unit of measurement of the optical power of a lens or curved mirror, which is equal to the reciprocal of the focal length
Question 10
..........is surname of Andhra Pradesh
A
State of five rivers
B
Egg bowls of Asia
C
Garden city of India
D
Pink city
Question 10 Explanation: 
Egg bowls of Asia:The state is also a largest producer of eggs in the country and hence, it is nicknamed as ''Egg Bowl of Asia''
Question 11
Which of these names is most associated with the politics of India?
A
Nehru
B
Blair
C
Washington
D
Ho Chi Minh
Question 11 Explanation: 
Nehru
Question 12
The Australian Open Tennis Championship is held in which city?
A
Perth
B
Melbourne
C
Adelaide
D
Hobart
Question 12 Explanation: 
Melbourne
Question 13
In which state Tal Chhapar Sanctuary is located?
A
Rajasthan
B
Kerala
C
Karnataka
D
Odiaha
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rajasthan:Tal Chhapar Sanctuary is a sanctuary located in the Churu district of Northwestern Rajasthan in the Shekhawati region of India.
Question 14
When was Mahatma Gandhi assassinated?
A
1948
B
1951
C
1958
D
1971
Question 15
Which of the following are the important sects of Islam?
A
Catholics and Protestants
B
Sunnis and Shias
C
Mahayana and Hinayan
D
None of the above
Question 16
Jose Santos Zelaya, William Walker, Adolfo Diaz, Emiliano Chamorro, Juan Bautista Sacasa, Anastasio Somoza Garcia, Luis Somoza, Violeta Chamorro, Enrique Bolanos and Daniel Ortega are associated with the politics of which country?
A
Spain
B
Cuba
C
Argentina
D
Nicaragua
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nicaragua
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