General knowledge quiz 994

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What are Boron, Silicon, Germanium, Arsenic and Antimony?
A
Metals
B
Metalloids
C
Halogens
D
Inert gases
Question 1 Explanation: 
Metalloids
Question 2
What is the Sunday before Trinity Sunday?
A
Easter Sunday
B
Mothering Sunday
C
Whit Sunday
D
Independence Day
Question 2 Explanation: 
Whit Sunday
Question 3
The Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India contains provisions regarding
A
Union
B
State
C
Concurrent Lists
D
All of these
Question 3 Explanation: 
All of these:Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India contains provisions regarding Union, State and Concurrent Lists
Question 4
What is an 18th-century English term for applying finely ground, high-carat gold in a mercury amalgam to an object of bronze?
A
Fresco
B
Lalique
C
Terracotta
D
Ormolu
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ormolu
Question 5
Yuanzhumin is term applied to what people?
A
People of Tierra del Fuego
B
Settlers of western Siberia
C
Aboriginal inhabitants of Taiwan
D
People of the Kermadecs
Question 5 Explanation: 
Aboriginal inhabitants of Taiwan
Question 6
What is the official language of the People's Republic of Bangladesh?
A
English
B
Urdu
C
Hindi
D
Bengali
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bengali
Question 7
Where was opera singer Maria Callas born?
A
Italy
B
USA
C
Greece
D
Portugal
Question 7 Explanation: 
USA
Question 8
What were the first names of the Irish poet and dramatist W B Yeats?
A
William Butler
B
Walton Burlington
C
Wilson Barry
D
Wigmore Bartle
Question 8 Explanation: 
William Butler
Question 9
Which city is in the Chao Phraya River delta?
A
Bangkok, Thailand
B
Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Kampuchea)
C
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam
D
Yangon, Burma (Myanmar)
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bangkok, Thailand
Question 10
What is a kittiwake?
A
An alert cat
B
A species of seagull
C
Anne Frank's affectionate name for an imaginary friend
D
A central pool of cards or cash in a game
Question 10 Explanation: 
A species of seagull
Question 11
The region of Catalunya, or Catalonia, is part of which country?
A
Italy
B
Spain
C
Argentina
D
Mexico
Question 11 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 12
National Anthem was first sung on
A
December 27, 1911 during the Indian National Congress Session at Calcutta
B
January 24, 1950 by the Constituent Assembly of India
C
January 26, 1959 by the Government of India
D
None of the above
Question 13
The first synthetic organic chemical dye, mauveine, was discovered in 1856 as a byproduct of the search for the synthetic form of what?
A
Penicillin
B
Aspirin
C
Arsphenamine
D
Quinine
Question 13 Explanation: 
Quinine
Question 14
Space Application Centre(SAC) is ISRO's research and development centre for conceiving, organising and building systems for practical applications of space technology located in..........
A
Mysore
B
Bangalore
C
Ahmedabad
D
Thiruvannthapuram
Question 14 Explanation: 
Space Application Centre(SAC) is ISRO's research and development centre for conceiving, organising and building systems for practical applications of space technology located in Ahmedabad
Question 15
Which county did speedster Javagal Srinath play for in 1995?
A
Kent
B
Glamorgan
C
Gloucestershire
D
Leicestershire
Question 15 Explanation: 
He left in 2003.
Question 16
The melody of the song "Happy Birthday to You" dates from when?
A
1893
B
1920
C
Not known (traditional)
D
1793
Question 16 Explanation: 
1893
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