One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
Which Jewish festival, celebrated on the 14th and 15th of March, is to commemorate the preservation of the Jews in Persia from the destruction threatened by Haman?
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In which war were the sieges of Mafeking, Kimberley and Ladysmith lifted following the arrival of reinforcement British troops under the command of Lord Kitchener and Lord Roberts?
Thirty Years War
War of the Roses
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..........Empire period is called the Golden Age of India
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Gupta Empire:The Gupta Empire was an ancient Indian empire founded by Maharaja Sri Gupta, which existed at its zenith from approximately 240 to 550 CE and covered much of the Indian Subcontinent.The peace and prosperity created under the leadership of the Guptas enabled the pursuit of scientific and artistic endeavours.This period is called the Golden Age of India
..........was/ were Refused the Nobel Prize
Le Duc Tho
Both 1 and 2
Question 4 Explanation:
Both 1 and 2:Jean-Paul Sarte(Literature) and Le Duc Tho(Peace) were Refused the Nobel Prize in 1964 and 1973 respectively
Which river is called as Dakshin Ganga?
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The Godavari:The Godavari River is known as 'Dakshina Ganga'.It forms the largest river basin in the peninsula as the Ganga in the north.
A 1959 film directed by Billy Wilder and starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon was called "Some Like It... " what?
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Gadd Baat festival celebrated in..........
J & K
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J & K:Gaad Baat (literally meaning 'Fish and Rice') is another festival for Kashmiri Pandits which focusses on the dependence of Kashmiri Pandit festivals on the sacrificial offerings. This ritual is basically for the Guardian of the House, locally called as Gar Divta, for which the sacrificial offering of fish is offered
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has inaugurated its first ever academy in which state?
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Plato and Xenophon are the most famous pupils of which Greek philosopher?
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..........is famous festival in Sikkim
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Saga Dawa:The Saga Dawa Festival honors the life of Buddha, Saga Dawa also known as the Triple Blessed Festival is one of the most important and holiest Buddhist festivals in Sikkim
Mount Fuji is on which Japanese island?
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What was the setting for the 1998 film starring Gwyneth Paltrow and John Hannah, "Sliding Doors"?
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Bijapur is known for its
severe drought condition
statue of Gomateswara
The islands of Kythera, Antikythera, Crete, Kasos, Karpathos and Rhodes are in which sea?
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In which country is the port of Incheon?
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Who first identified and isolated nucleic acids, the precursor to identifying DNA?
James Watson and Francis Crick
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