General knowledge quiz 913

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
How are potatoes harvested?
A
Cut
B
Plucked
C
Pulled
D
Dug
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dug
Question 2
Asian Development Bank (ADB) in its report ''Asian Economic Integration Report 2015:How Can Special Economic Zones Catalyze Economic Development?'' has ranked India at which position in ''inward FDI''?
A
5th
B
8th
C
3rd
D
10th
Question 2 Explanation: 
Asian Development Bank (ADB) released a report titled ''Asian Economic Integration Report 2015:How Can Special Economic Zones Catalyze Economic Development?'' India has become the 3rd largest source of inward FDI for the United Kingdom (UK) after the US and France in number of projects.
Question 3
The council of states is the..........of the Indian Parliament
A
Lower House
B
Lok Sabha
C
Rajya Sabha
D
Panchayat Raj
Question 3 Explanation: 
Rajya Sabha:The Rajya Sabha or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India. Membership of Rajya Sabha is limited by the Constitution to a maximum of 250 members, and current laws have provision for 245 members.
Question 4
Currency of Poland is..........
A
Dinar
B
Zloty
C
Euro
D
Krone
Question 4 Explanation: 
Zloty:Poland-Warsaw(Capital) and Zloty(Currency)
Question 5
Chip Ganassi is a prominent figure in what sport?
A
Speed eating
B
Motor racing
C
Lumberjack competition
D
Snail racing
Question 5 Explanation: 
Motor racing
Question 6
Somebody who is wordy, long-winded, or uses many more words than seem necessary, can be described as what?
A
Prolix
B
Prolific
C
Proleptic
D
Promiscuous
Question 6 Explanation: 
Prolix
Question 7
"Summer of the Seventeenth Doll", a 1955 play by Ray Lawler, is set in Carlton, a suburb of what city?
A
Chicago, USA
B
London, UK
C
San Francisco, USA
D
Melbourne, Australia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Melbourne, Australia
Question 8
The main crops of Sikkim are
A
rice, maize, bajra, wheat, barley, cardamom
B
sugarcane, tobacco, wheat, rice,
C
chillies, oilseeds, groundnut, pepper
D
None of the above
Question 9
In 1453, the Ottomans used a cannon called "the Great Turkish Bombard", which required an operating crew of 200 men and 70 oxen, and 10, 000 men to transport it, during their siege of which city?
A
Athens
B
Jerusalem
C
Constantinople
D
Paris
Question 9 Explanation: 
Constantinople
Question 10
The credit of inventing the television goes to
A
Faraday
B
Baird
C
Edison
D
Marconi
Question 11
What word refers to the period before "The Great Flood" as described in the Old Testament of the Bible?
A
Middle Ages
B
Predeluge
C
Antediluvian
D
Prenoahan
Question 11 Explanation: 
Antediluvian
Question 12
What does the Republic of Ireland call itself?
A
The Irish Free State
B
Hibernia
C
The Republic of Ireland
D
eire
Question 12 Explanation: 
eire
Question 13
out of proteins, lipids and carbohydrates present in a cell membrane, what is true?
A
Lipids are maximum
B
Carbohydrates are minimum
C
Carbohydrates are maximum
D
All three are in equal proportion
Question 14
Where is the shore based steel plant located?
A
Mumbai
B
Vishakhapatnam
C
Hyderabad
D
Kochi
Question 14 Explanation: 
Vishakhapatnam:Visakhapatnam Steel Plant-popularly known as Vizag Steel is the first Shore based Integrated Steel Plant in the country and is known for its Quality Products
Question 15
The United Nations Declaration was signed by 4 nations and subsequently co-signed by a further 22 in Washington DC on which two days?
A
1-2 January 1942
B
1-2 January 1946
C
15-16 September 1945
D
26-27 June 1945
Question 15 Explanation: 
1-2 January 1942
Question 16
Which of these is on the English Channel?
A
Eddystone Lighthouse
B
Hilbre Island Lighthouse
C
Cromer Lighthouse
D
Bell Rock Lighthouse
Question 16 Explanation: 
Eddystone Lighthouse
There are 16 questions to complete.

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