Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and answers on General Awareness-1

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and answers on General Awareness-1

 

Nitrous oxide is also known as

  1. Laughing gas
  2. Tear gas
  3. Marsh gas
  4. Natural gas

(Ans:a)

 

Which of the following countries ran its most advanced Maglev train on April 21, 2015 with a speed of 603 km/hr?

  1. Germany
  2. France
  3. Japan
  4. China

(Ans:c)

 

Which football team got the “World’s team of Year” award during 16th Laureus World Sports awards?

  1. Brazil
  2. Portugal
  3. Germany
  4. England

(Ans:c)

 

The purest form of gold is

  1. 18 carat
  2. 20 carat
  3. 22 carat
  4. 24 carat

(Ans:d)

 

Rickets is a disease caused due to the deficiency of

  1. Vitamin A
  2. Vitamin B
  3. Vitamin C
  4. Vitamin D

(Ans:d)

 

The sum of all interior angles of a quadrilateral is ____ degrees.

  1. 90
  2. 180
  3. 270
  4. 360

(Ans:d)

 

The diagonal of ____ are not equal and bisect each other at right angle.

  1. Rectangle
  2. Square
  3. Parallelogram
  4. Rhombus

(Ans:d)

 

Which of the following is a Rabi crop?

  1. Maize
  2. Soyabean
  3. Groundnut
  4. Mustard

(Ans:d)

 

Which of the following antibiotics is produced by bacteria?

  1. Streptomycin
  2. Tetracycline
  3. Erythromycin
  4. All of the above

(Ans:d)

 

Which microorganism can live alone?

  1. Amoeba
  2. Fungi
  3. Algae
  4. All of the above

(Ans:a)

 

The process of conversion of sugar into alcohol is known as

  1. Molasses
  2. Fermentation
  3. Affination
  4. Carbonation

(Ans:b)

 

Which of the following is not an OPEC member?

  1. Algeria
  2. Angola
  3. Nigeria
  4. Egypt

(Ans:d)

 

PET, which is used for making bottles is a

  1. Nylon
  2. Rayon
  3. Polyester
  4. None of the above

(Ans:c)

 

Terylene is a popular

  1. Nylon
  2. Rayon
  3. Polyester
  4. None of the above

(Ans:c)

 

The surface temperature of sun is about ____ degrees K.

  1. 2000
  2. 4000
  3. 6000
  4. 8000

(Ans:c)

 

Which airline flies on cooking oil fuel?

  1. Chinese
  2. German
  3. American
  4. French

(Ans:a)