General knowledge quiz 973

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these wine regions is in Italy?
A
Burgundy
B
Piedmont
C
Rhone Valley
D
Bordeaux
Question 1 Explanation: 
Piedmont
Question 2
The fact that hot water freezes more quickly than cold water is known as what?
A
The China syndrome
B
The Mpemba effect
C
The Odessa file
D
Antiperistasis
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Mpemba effect
Question 3
Under BharatNet project Central Government has approved how many crores for providing internet connectivity to people in all gram panchayats (GPs)?
A
Rs. 4066 crore
B
Rs. 5066 crore
C
Rs. 6066 crore
D
Rs. 7066 crore
Question 3 Explanation: 
Communication Minister of State (Independent Charge), Manoj Sinha informed the Parliament that Central Government has approved Rs. 4066 crore for providing internet connectivity to people in all gram panchayats (GPs) under BharatNet project. BharatNet Project, was launched by Central Government in October, 2011 with an aim to deploy high-speed optical fibre cables across rural areas of India.Its ultimate goal is to provide broadband connectivity to all 2.5 Lakh Gram Panchayats in India. The project is being implemented by Bharat Broadband Network Ltd (BBNL), a special purpose vehicle (SPV). Government has set a target to connect all GPs with high-speed broadband by March 2019.
Question 4
Sixth Schedule of is related to which of the following?
A
Administration of Tribal areas of North-Eastern States
B
Administration and Control of Scheduled areas and Scheduled tribes
C
Allocation of seats in the Rajya Sabha
D
Distribution of power between the Union and the State Government
Question 4 Explanation: 
Administration of Tribal areas of North-Eastern States:Sixth Schedule is related to Administration of Tribal areas of North-Eastern States-(Articles 244(2) and 275(1)
Question 5
The Proteas are a national cricket team representing which country?
A
Tonga
B
Ireland
C
Papua New Guinea
D
South Africa
Question 5 Explanation: 
South Africa
Question 6
Which of these is not a play by Oscar Wilde?
A
The Importance of Being Earnest
B
She Stoops to Conquer
C
Lady Windermere's Fan
D
An Ideal Husband
Question 6 Explanation: 
She Stoops to Conquer
Question 7
Where do jelly-like beroe ctenophora live?
A
Sewer systems
B
Deep sea
C
In the gills of fungi
D
Still bodies of fresh water
Question 7 Explanation: 
Deep sea
Question 8
Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary is in..........
A
Assam
B
J & K
C
Punkab
D
Chhattisgrah
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chhattisgrah:Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife park in Chhattisgarh, India. The sanctuary houses a number of endangered animal species, including leopards, Bengal tigers, and wild bison.
Question 9
The French horse race called the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is run at which race course?
A
Nevers Magny-Cours
B
Deauville
C
Chantilly
D
Longchamp
Question 9 Explanation: 
Longchamp
Question 10
Which of these is an actor who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in "The Godfather Part II" (1974), and for Best Actor as the lead in "Raging Bull" (1980)?
A
Antoine de Dion-Bouton
B
Guy de Maupassant
C
Vincent de Paul
D
Robert de Niro
Question 10 Explanation: 
Robert de Niro
Question 11
In 2010, Neil Robertson became the second Australian to win the World Snooker Championship title. Who was the first, who won the 1952 championship?
A
Horace Lindrum
B
Ken Doherty
C
Cliff Thorburn
D
Steve Davis
Question 11 Explanation: 
Horace Lindrum
Question 12
First Round Table Conference was held in..........
A
1930
B
1931
C
1932
D
1929
Question 12 Explanation: 
1930:The Round Table Conference was opened officially by Lord Irwin on November 12, 1930 at London and chaired by the British Prime Minister, Ramsay MacDonald.
Question 13
What replaced the Cyclops computer system, that helps to determine whether a serve is in or out, at the US Open in 2006 and the Wimbledon Championships in 2007?
A
Eye liner
B
Bulls eye
C
Hawk-Eye
D
Magic eye
Question 13 Explanation: 
Hawk-Eye
Question 14
Soil is formed from the parent rock material by
A
chemical decomposition
B
physical decomposition
C
biological decomposition
D
All of the above
Question 15
Up until May 2016 what was the home ground of the UK's West Ham United Football Club?
A
Villa Park
B
Boleyn Ground
C
Wembley Stadium
D
Ewood Park
Question 15 Explanation: 
Boleyn Ground
Question 16
What is a "thresher"?
A
Rat
B
Antelope
C
Dog
D
Shark
Question 16 Explanation: 
Shark
There are 16 questions to complete.

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