General knowledge quiz 899

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name for the intense black coloured ink used by artists and draughtsmen, which was originally prepared mainly from lampblack?
A
Indian Ink
B
Charcoal
C
Marquette
D
Sternum
Question 1 Explanation: 
Indian Ink
Question 2
How many countries are included in the Peace and Security Council?
A
14
B
20
C
15
D
12
Question 2 Explanation: 
15:The Peace and Security Council is the organ of the African Union in charge of enforcing union decisions. It is patterned somewhat after the United Nations Security Council.It consist of 15 countries as its member. HQ-Addis Ababa
Question 3
Which of the following is the currency of Paraguay?
A
USD
B
South African Rand
C
Croatian kuna
D
Paraguayan guarani
Question 4
The headquarters of Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) is situated in
A
Bengaluru
B
Mumbai
C
New Delhi
D
Hyderabad
Question 4 Explanation: 
New Delhi
Question 5
Which of the following is the currency of Laos?
A
Rupee
B
Euro
C
Rial
D
Kip
Question 6
The book of Parsis is
A
Torah
B
Bible
C
Zend Avesta
D
Gita
Question 7
The Treaty of Versailles signed in 1871 marked another step in what for the signatories?
A
End of the first British Empire
B
France's and Vietnam's agreement to military support in exchange for trade advantages
C
Founding of the German Empire
D
Establishment of monarchy in united Italy
Question 7 Explanation: 
Founding of the German Empire
Question 8
What country separates the Gabonese Republic from the Republic of Cameroon?
A
The Republic of Equatorial Guinea
B
The Republic of the Congo
C
Central African Republic
D
The Republic of Angola
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Question 9
'Natya-Shastra' the main source of India's classical dances was written by
A
Nara Muni
B
Bharat Muni
C
Abhinav Gupt
D
Tandu Muni
Question 10
What is the only Southeast Asian nation that has never been colonised, mainly because it had a long succession of able rulers in the 1800s, and was able to exploit the rivalry between the French and the British?
A
Thailand
B
Australia
C
Portugal
D
Pakistan
Question 10 Explanation: 
Thailand
Question 11
Balwant Gargi is related with which field?
A
Science
B
Polity
C
Cinema
D
Playwriting
Question 11 Explanation: 
Playwriting
Question 12
Which of these is not the name of one of King Lear's children, according to Shakespeare's play ''King Lear''?
A
Cordelia
B
Regan
C
Goneril
D
Carter
Question 12 Explanation: 
Carter
Question 13
What is a tamarin?
A
A shrub, sometimes known as the tree tomato
B
A sour fruit, with a datelike texture, used extensively in cooking
C
A shrub native to dry areas of Eurasia and Africa
D
A species of monkey
Question 13 Explanation: 
A species of monkey
Question 14
14th Edition of United Nations International Day of Vesak 2017 was hosted by which country?
A
Pakistan
B
Sri Lanka
C
India
D
China
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sri Lanka
Question 15
What book was published by Immanuel Kant in 1781?
A
On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection
B
Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
C
The Critique of Pure Reason
D
Meditations on First Philosophy
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Critique of Pure Reason
Question 16
Which English landscape painter painted "Dedham Vale", "The Valley Farm", "The Haywain" and "The Cornfield"?
A
Brian Sergent
B
John Constable
C
J. M. W. Turner
D
Joshua Reynolds
Question 16 Explanation: 
John Constable
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