General knowledge quiz 936

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The national flag of which country features a map of it in a copper-yellow colour, symbolising large deposits of copper ore, with, to symbolise peace, two olive branches below on white?
A
Malta
B
Cuba
C
Cyprus
D
Jamaica
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cyprus
Question 2
What country separates the city of Dandong and Dochon-ri village?
A
Mongolia
B
North Korea
C
Kazakhstan
D
Japan
Question 2 Explanation: 
North Korea
Question 3
In which decade were the first successful diode and triode vacuum tubes invented?
A
1800s
B
1880s
C
1890s
D
1900s
Question 3 Explanation: 
In 1904, John Ambrose Fleming invented the first practical electron tube called the 'Fleming Valve', which is a diode rectifier. In 1906, Lee de Forest invented the audion later called the triode, which provided signal amplification.
Question 4
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is related to..........
A
Swimming
B
Shooting
C
Hockey
D
Cricket
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shooting:Lieutenant-Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore AVSM is a Veteran Indian shooter and politician, who rose to fame after winning the Silver Medal in Men's Double Trap at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.
Question 5
NUUP (National Unified NUUP Platform) is a USSD based mobile banking service from
A
Ministry of Telecom
B
RBI
C
BSNL
D
NPCI
Question 5 Explanation: 
NPCI:NUUP (National Unified NUUP Platform) is a USSD based mobile banking service from NPCI that brings together all the Banks and Telecom Service Providers.
Question 6
Which of these, a principality until 1536, still has an official Prince?
A
Wales
B
Asturias
C
Moldavia
D
Monaco
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wales
Question 7
In Greek mythology, a female hybrid monster with the front of a lion, the middle of a goat and the rear of a dragon is called a..........?
A
Chimaera
B
Satyr
C
Anemone
D
Minotaur
Question 7 Explanation: 
Chimaera
Question 8
The difference between the total cost of a project and the sanctioned loan amount is termed as..........
A
Near Money
B
Hot Money
C
Gross Income
D
Margin Amount
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Difference between the market value of a collateral and amount of the loan advanced against it. Margin Amount is also known as haircut.
Question 9
In what constellation is the multiple star Polaris found?
A
Southern Cross
B
Ursa Minor
C
Milky Way
D
Arctic Monkey
Question 9 Explanation: 
Ursa Minor
Question 10
Where is the radius in the human body?
A
The toes
B
The lower leg
C
The upper arm
D
The forearm
Question 10 Explanation: 
The forearm
Question 11
Which of the following cities of Maharashtra have airports?
A
Mumbai and Nagpur
B
Pune
C
Sholapur and Akola
D
All of the above
Question 12
The Hoysala empire have ruled present state of..........
A
Karnataka
B
Maharashtra
C
Tamil nadu
D
New Delhi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Karnataka:The Hoysala empire was a prominent Southern Indian Kannadiga empire that ruled most of the modern-day state of Karnataka between the 10th and the 14th centuries
Question 13
Diamond is a/an..........
A
Insulator
B
Conductor
C
Semiconductor
D
All of these
Question 13 Explanation: 
Insulator:Most diamonds are electrical insulators but extremely efficient thermal conductors. Diamond is a good conductor of heat because of the strong covalent bonding and low phonon scattering.
Question 14
Which of these Shakespeare plays is set in Verona?
A
Troilus and Cressida
B
Romeo and Juliet
C
Hamlet
D
King Lear
Question 14 Explanation: 
Romeo and Juliet
Question 15
Who among the following invented the Email?
A
Ralph H. Baer
B
Vint Cerf
C
Steve Jobs
D
Shiva Ayyadurai
Question 15 Explanation: 
Shiva Ayyadurai:VA Shiva Ayyadurai is an American scientist, inventor and entrepreneur of Indian origin in 1971
Question 16
Who was the mother of Queen Elizabeth I of England?
A
Catherine Parr
B
Jane Seymour
C
Catherine of Aragon
D
Anne Boleyn
Question 16 Explanation: 
Anne Boleyn
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