General knowledge quiz 948

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Angola and Namibia are divided by which of the following lines?
A
16 Parallel North
B
Green Line
C
43 Parallel North
D
45 Parallel North
Question 1 Explanation: 
16 Parallel North
Question 2
Abyssinian, Balinese, British Shorthair, Birman, Bombay, Burmese, California Spangled, Devon Rex, Egyptian Mau, Himalayan, Japanese Bobtail and Javanese are all breeds of what?
A
Dog
B
Cat
C
Horse
D
Pig
Question 2 Explanation: 
Cat
Question 3
Who first established the "V" sign, for victory, in World War II?
A
British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill
B
Belgian politician and tennis Olympian, Victor de Laveleye
C
Belgian politician, Bart de Wever
D
Director-General of BBC, Sir Frederick Ogilvie
Question 3 Explanation: 
Belgian politician and tennis Olympian, Victor de Laveleye
Question 4
What does the internationally prized "Wallace cut" refer to?
A
Hair style
B
Baseball
C
Gem cutting
D
A ploughing technique
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gem cutting
Question 5
What has the types Tawny, Colheita, Garrafeira, Ruby, Pink, White and Crusted?
A
Port wine
B
Clairol hair colourings
C
Pine trees
D
Lions
Question 5 Explanation: 
Port wine
Question 6
The terms systolic and diastolic are used in the measurement of which of these?
A
Volcanic activity
B
Earthquakes
C
Blood pressure
D
Wind strength
Question 6 Explanation: 
Blood pressure
Question 7
Which of the following is an example for Open System Payment Instruments?
A
Visa
B
Mastercard
C
Rupay
D
All of these
Question 8
What leaves relieve pain caused by stinging nettle?
A
Oak
B
Bay
C
Laurel
D
Dock
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dock
Question 9
What is the name for an intermittent hot spring, characterised by violent explosive eruptions of steam and boiling water, alternating with quiet periods?
A
Moraine
B
Lava
C
Geyser
D
Sulphur
Question 9 Explanation: 
Geyser
Question 10
Which type of cut motion aims that the amount of the demand be reduced to Re. 1?
A
Policy Cut
B
Rate Cut
C
Economy Cut
D
Currency Cut
Question 10 Explanation: 
Policy Cut:Policy cut is a type of cut motion aims that the amount of the demand be reduced to Re. 1. It represents the complete disapproval of policy underlying the Demand. This is because the motion aims to reduce the demand for grant to Re. 1 only, which almost finishes the demand for grant of a ministry.
Question 11
Where was "the Aberfan Disaster" where the collapse of a colliery spoil-tip in 1966 killed 144 people, including 116 children?
A
Sweden
B
Somalia
C
Texas, USA
D
Wales
Question 11 Explanation: 
Wales
Question 12
Nanduri Dam, is an earthfill and gravity dam on..........River
A
Tapi
B
Burai
C
Wainganga
D
Panzara
Question 13
How is lame essential in professional fencing contests?
A
As a jacket overlay wired to a machine to register touches of the blade on the scoring area
B
As a non-slip surface to the flooring on which fencers compete
C
To coat the blades
D
As a jacket which catches the light and shows hits, for televising
Question 13 Explanation: 
As a jacket overlay wired to a machine to register touches of the blade on the scoring area
Question 14
A mastodon was an early form of what animal?
A
Elephant
B
Dog
C
Giraffe
D
Chimpanzee
Question 14 Explanation: 
Elephant
Question 15
Who, aged 54, married 18 year old Oona O'Neill, the daughter of American playwright Eugene O'Neill, in June 1943?
A
Al Capone
B
Humphrey Bogart
C
Charlie Chaplin
D
Spencer Tracy
Question 15 Explanation: 
Charlie Chaplin
Question 16
What was the Olympics venue announced by Jacques Rogge as his last before he resigned as President of the IOC?
A
Brazil 2016
B
Tokyo 2020
C
2018 PyeongChang
D
2014 Sochi
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tokyo 2020
There are 16 questions to complete.

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