General knowledge quiz 942

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
National School of Mines is located in?
A
Dhanbad
B
Kavalpur
C
Udaipur
D
Hyderabad
Question 2
Who are the main characters in the UK television series "Dalziel and Pascoe" (1996-2007)?
A
Science commentators
B
Gardeners
C
Celebrity chefs
D
Detectives
Question 2 Explanation: 
Detectives
Question 3
How many digits are there in CIN?
A
6 digits
B
7 digits
C
9 digits
D
8 digits
Question 3 Explanation: 
CIN Number-7 digits
Question 4
What Sir Isaac Newton invented?
A
Reflecting telescope
B
Chronometer
C
Microscope
D
Spectacles
Question 4 Explanation: 
Invented in 1668.
Question 5
Which of these letters is not in the name of an Australian rock band formed in Sydney in 1973 by Scottish born brothers Malcolm and Angus Young?
A
A
B
P
C
C
D
D
Question 5 Explanation: 
P
Question 6
What was Geri Halliwell's nickname when she was in the Spice Girls?
A
Thyme
B
Ginger
C
Rosemary
D
Nutmeg
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ginger
Question 7
Who devised a practical system for classifying fingerprints?
A
Sir William Harvey
B
Sir Francis Galton
C
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
D
Sir Edward Henry
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sir Edward Henry
Question 8
What are dehydrated to make raisins?
A
Dates
B
Grapes
C
Nectarines
D
Olives
Question 8 Explanation: 
Grapes
Question 9
Which is closest to Pyongyang, capital of North Korea?
A
Los Angeles
B
Delhi
C
Canberra
D
Moscow
Question 9 Explanation: 
Delhi
Question 10
Which is the ''word of the year'' according to Collins dictionary?
A
Masked People
B
Victims
C
Women
D
Fake news
Question 10 Explanation: 
'Fake news' has been named the word of the year by Collins dictionary due to its widespread use around the world in recent times. As per UK-based Collins dictionary, there was 365% surge in usage of ''fake news'' in the last 12 months. Fake News has been defined as ''false, often sensational, information disseminated under the guise of news reporting''.
Question 11
Who declared that his ultimate aim was to wipe 'every tear from every eye'?
A
Rajendra Prasad
B
Sardar Patel
C
Jawaharlal Nehru
D
Mahatma Gandhi
Question 12
What does MIX in Roman numerals mean?
A
A computer
B
Crossbreeding
C
1009
D
1900
Question 12 Explanation: 
1009
Question 13
Village and Small-Scale Industries Committee was headed by..........in 1955
A
Balwant Rai Mehta
B
Ashok Mehta
C
Naresh Chandra
D
Dattatreya Gopal Karve
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dattatreya Gopal Karve:In 1955, Village and Small-Scale Industries Committee (which is also known as Karve Committee) proposed to promote small-scale industries for rural development.and find the possibility of using small-scale industries for promoting rural development.
Question 14
The ore which is found in abundance in India is
A
monazite
B
fluorspar
C
bauxite
D
magnetite
Question 15
Monica Seles is associated with which games?
A
Tennis
B
Volley ball
C
Athletics
D
Badminton
Question 16
Which organisation is selected to for Mother Teresa Award 2017 for social justice?
A
World Vision
B
UNHCR
C
UNESCO
D
UNICEF
Question 16 Explanation: 
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was named as the recipient of the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice, 2017 as an acknowledgement of its exceptional work worldwide. The UNHCR provides humanitarian aid to innumerable people internally displaced by conflicts and helping stateless people all over the world
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