General knowledge quiz 956

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana is a/an..........
A
Saving Scheme
B
Pension Scheme
C
Insurance Scheme
D
Subsidy Scheme
Question 1 Explanation: 
Insurance Scheme
Question 2
Which of these describes a sudden change of government, forcibly effected by a ruler, the army or the general populace?
A
Coup d'etat
B
Rebellion
C
Vendetta
D
Mal de mer
Question 2 Explanation: 
Coup d'etat
Question 3
What did Ellen MacArthur achieve with "B&Q/Castorama" on 7 February 2005?
A
Won the Gold Cup for Steeplechase at the Cheltenham Festival
B
Broke the world record for the fastest solo circumnavigation of the globe
C
Became the first woman to win a Scottish sheep dog trial
D
Broke the Water Speed Record at Coniston Water
Question 3 Explanation: 
Broke the world record for the fastest solo circumnavigation of the globe
Question 4
What did British comedian Benny Hill use as his signature tune?
A
The Sunny Side of the Street
B
Yakkety Sax
C
With a Little Help From My Friends
D
Thanks for the Memory
Question 4 Explanation: 
Yakkety Sax
Question 5
FIFA world cup championship has been awarded every..........
A
4 years
B
2 years
C
5 years
D
3 years
Question 5 Explanation: 
4 years:FIFA world cup championship has been awarded every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946
Question 6
..........is the process of conversion of the solid phase to gas phase without passing an intermediate liquid phase
A
Evaporation
B
Oxidation
C
Sublimation
D
Condensation
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sublimation:Sublimation is the process of conversion of the solid phase to gas phase without passing an intermediate liquid phase.This process is used to separate a sublimate particles from non sublimate.
Question 7
A disaster which killed six million people in China in 1333-37 AD was...?
A
Floods
B
Earthquake
C
Famine
D
Invasion by Mongol armies
Question 7 Explanation: 
Famine
Question 8
Which city houses the Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport?
A
Hyderabad, Telangana
B
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
C
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
D
Kolkata, West Bengal
Question 8 Explanation: 
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Question 9
A well known early historian with a particular focus on Jewish history was...?
A
Thucydides
B
Herodotus
C
Josephus
D
Strabo
Question 9 Explanation: 
Josephus
Question 10
The modern theory of plate tectonics states
A
the creation of oceanic crust and the drifting of continents
B
the convention currents within the earth's mantle cause the creation of new oceanic crust at the mid oceanic ridges
C
that the oceanic crust is destroyed at areas where this crust type becomes subducted under the lighter continental crust
D
All of the above
Question 11
In which country, in June 2010, were there clashes between the two main ethnic groups, the Uzbeks and Kyrgyz, a state of emergency declared and troops deployed, inciting fears that the country could be heading towards a civil war?
A
Uzbekistan
B
Kyrgyzstan
C
Tajikistan
D
Turkmenistan
Question 11 Explanation: 
Kyrgyzstan
Question 12
Which of the following facility is available for operation of the EEFC account?
A
DD
B
Cheque
C
RD
D
All of these
Question 12 Explanation: 
Cheque facility is available for operation of the EEFC account.
Question 13
Kalinga Literary Festival is an annual literary festival of which Indian State?
A
Meghalya
B
J & K
C
Punjab
D
Odisha
Question 13 Explanation: 
Odisha
Question 14
Which is easy to see from the top of Table Mountain?
A
The Atlantic Ocean
B
The Sahara Desert
C
The mouth of the Nile
D
The Red Sea
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Atlantic Ocean
Question 15
What is the last name of "Oprah"?
A
Windy
B
Window
C
Winfrey
D
Wycherley
Question 15 Explanation: 
Winfrey
Question 16
One of the first actions taken in China's "Great Leap Forward" was a campaign initiated by Mao Zedong, the first President, to eliminate what birds?
A
Sparrows
B
Larks
C
Eagles
D
Flamingos
Question 16 Explanation: 
Sparrows
There are 16 questions to complete.

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