General knowledge quiz 902

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which wonder of the ancient world was on the island of Pharos in Alexandria, Egypt?
A
Statue of Zeus
B
Colossus
C
Mausoleum of Mausolus
D
Lighthouse
Question 1 Explanation: 
Lighthouse
Question 2
Spin Quantum number have the values lies in the range of..........
A
-1/2
B
1/2
C
0 to 1/2
D
+1/2 or-1/2
Question 2 Explanation: 
+1/2 or-1/2:Spin Quantum number(S) = +1/2 or-1/2 It describes the spin of each electrons
Question 3
What Latin phrase means means that a particular legal matter is "under trial or being considered by a judge or court", literally "under judgment"?
A
Sotto voce
B
Sub judice
C
Coup de grace
D
Mea culpa
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sub judice
Question 4
Where are the 2022 Winter Olympics to be held?
A
Seoul
B
Tokyo
C
Taipei
D
Beijing
Question 4 Explanation: 
Beijing
Question 5
The half life period of an isotope is 2 hours. After 6 hours what fraction of the initial quantity of the isotope will be left behind?
A
1/6
B
1/3
C
1/8
D
1/4
Question 6
What is the number of points required to win a game of Canasta?
A
5, 000
B
500
C
1, 000
D
10, 000
Question 6 Explanation: 
5, 000
Question 7
What is the more common name of the disease called consumption?
A
Malaria
B
Tuberculosis
C
Influenza
D
Plague
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tuberculosis
Question 8
According to the books by Edgar Rice Burroughs, who raised Tarzan after he was orphaned?
A
Mice
B
Apes
C
His aunt
D
Captain Bligh
Question 8 Explanation: 
Apes
Question 9
Who is the heir to the British throne?
A
Prince Charles
B
Duke of Edinburgh
C
Tony Blair
D
Sarah, Duchess of York
Question 9 Explanation: 
Prince Charles
Question 10
What "moon" traditionally follows a wedding?
A
Paper
B
Keith
C
Blue
D
Honey
Question 10 Explanation: 
Honey
Question 11
Which actress began her professional film career aged six in "Bright Eyes" in 1934?
A
Mary Pickford
B
Shirley Temple
C
Norma Shearer
D
Bette Davis
Question 11 Explanation: 
Shirley Temple
Question 12
In a 2009 film James McAvoy plays the role of private secretary to whom, played by Christopher Plummer?
A
Leo Tolstoy
B
Winston Churchill
C
Franklin D Roosevelt
D
Pieter Willem Botha
Question 12 Explanation: 
Leo Tolstoy
Question 13
The sediment deposited at the base of the glacier is called
A
till
B
moraine
C
glacial sand
D
None of the above
Question 14
What does the acronym "VCR" stand for?
A
Virtual Complex Replicator
B
Vacuous Contrivance for Replays
C
Video Cassette Recorder
D
Vaguely Communicating Remote
Question 14 Explanation: 
Video Cassette Recorder
Question 15
The major pedogenic process acting on soils at the macro scale are
A
laterisation and podsolisation
B
calcification and salinisation
C
salinisation and gleisation
D
All of the above
Question 16
Which of these novelists is not American?
A
Herman Melville
B
Ernest Hemingway
C
H G Wells
D
Mark Twain
Question 16 Explanation: 
H G Wells
There are 16 questions to complete.

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