One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
Which weapon, common in the 14th and 15th centuries and still carried by the Yeomen of the Guard in Britain, consisted of a pike and an axe on a 5 foot long staff?
Question 1 Explanation:
Until Victorian times, chocolate was thought of as a drink. When did the first chocolate bar appear?
There is no sure date
Question 2 Explanation:
No one knows for sure when the first chocolate bar appeared or even who made it, but an important event occurred in 1828. The Van Houten press was invented, which extracted cocoa butter from the bean-the same press that brought the Cadbury Brothers success with Cocoa Essence.
Which of these is British slang for someone from the Tyneside or Newcastle area?
Question 3 Explanation:
Natural rubber consists of polymers of the organic compound..........
Question 4 Explanation:
Isoprene:Natural rubber, also called India rubber or caoutchouc, as initially produced, consists of polymers of the organic compound isoprene, with minor impurities of other organic compounds plus water. Malaysia is a leading producer of rubber.
World Refugee day is celebrated on which date of June month?
Question 5 Explanation:
Which of these starred as John McClane in the "Die Hard" series of films (1998-2007)?
Question 6 Explanation:
Which of his children did Michael Jackson famously hang over a hotel balcony?
Question 7 Explanation:
Who among the following has become the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary of Canada?
Question 8 Explanation:
An Indian-origin Sikh woman human rights activist, Palbinder Kaur Shergill has been appointed as a judge of the Canadian Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. Following her appointment to this post, Palbiner Kaur has become the first turbaned Sikh to be appointed to the judiciary of Canada.
In 1985 the Greenpeace protest ship "Rainbow Warrior" was bombed and sunk by French agents in which harbour?
Auckland, New Zealand
Noumea, New Caledonia
Question 9 Explanation:
Auckland, New Zealand
In an attempt to promote 'Make in India', the Customs duty on mobile phones has been increased from 15% to..........%?
Question 10 Explanation:
Customs duty on mobile phones has been increased from 15 percent to 20 percent. This is an attempt to incentivise 'Make in India'.
What is a jury said to do when they leave the courtroom to decide on their verdict?
Question 11 Explanation:
It is easier to roll a stone up a sloping road than to lift it vertical upwards because
work done in rolling is more than in lifting
work done in lifting the stone is equal to rolling it
work done in both is same but the rate of doing work is less in rolling
work done in rolling a stone is less than in lifting it
Who, in Formula One, between 2006 and 2010, was the youngest Formula One driver to:drive at a Grand Prix meeting, score points, lead a race, secure pole position, win a race and win the championship?
Question 13 Explanation:
What word describes a retail dealer in special supplies or equipment for ships?
Question 14 Explanation:
What is a word for a man dedicated to his smart appearance?
Question 15 Explanation:
Who constructed the Konark Temple of Odisha?
Narasingh Dev Varman
Question 16 Explanation:
Narasingh Dev Varman:Konark Sun Temple is a 13th-century Sun Temple at Konark in Odisha, India. It is believed that the temple was built by king Narasimhadeva I of Eastern Ganga Dynasty in 1255 AD.
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