You are here: Home >> Question Paper >> GK Practice Set1 - General Science

50 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) on General Science

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) related to General Science are asked in General Awareness question paper in various competitive examinations conducted by SSC, UPSC, PSC, LIC, GIC, Railways, IBPS, etc. The main objective of these questions is to test the candidate's knowledge in General Science. For this purpose we have provided study materials related to General Science in the TO THE POINT section. Candidates may visit this link GK Study Materials to enhance their knowledge in this area.


Candidates who want to test their preparation in the topic General Science we have provided below 50 Multiple Choice Objective Questions (MCQ) on General Science.


Model Test Paper-1


1 A tree's age can be found by?

2 Acute lead poisoning is also known as?

3 Which of the following is the best conductor of electricity?

4 A balloon filled with helium rises in air because?

5 A body has a mass of 6 kg on the Earth

6 A body is charged negatively. It implies that?

7 A chemical reaction that takes place with the evolution of heat is called a/an:

8 A chronometer measures:

9 A close bottle containing water at room temperature is taken to the Moon and than the lid is opened. The water will?

10 A compound used in medicine as a pain killer is

11 A devastating Cloud Burst swept over Leh in August 2010. Which one of the following statements with regard to Cloud Burst is not correct?

12 A double convex air bubble in water would behave as a:

13 A light ray travelling from denser to rarer medium at an angle of incidence more than critical angle of concerned media pair suffers

14 A mixture of iron filings and sand can be separated by:

15 A mixture of water and alcohol can be separated by:

16 A plant with compound leaves

17 A real gas can act as an ideal gas in

18 A solid cannot change its shape easily compared to liquid because of

19 A solution of zinc chloride cannot be stored in a vessel made of?

20 A substance which changes readily into vapour without heating is called:

21 A super conductor is characterised by:

22 A woman who rents her womb to produce a child for others is known as

23 According to Daltonís atomic theory the smallest particle which can exist independently is:

24 According to special theory of relativity the mass of a particle

25 Acetic acid on decarboxylation gives

26 Acid rain is caused due to pollution of atmosphere by ?

27 Aerated water contains

28 Age of fossil may be found out by determining the ratio of two isotopes of carbon. The isotopes are?

29 AIDS is caused by?

30 Air is a/an:

31 Air is said to be saturated when

32 Alcohol prepared by the distillation of wood is ?

33 All the ecosystems taken together in a geographical area form a bigger unit called ?

34 Alzheimer's disease in human beings is characterised by the degeneration of?

35 Among terrestrial (land) animals, which animal has the longest gestation period ?

36 Amount of water vapour (gaseous) in a given volume of air (Cubic Meter) is known as ?

37 An alloy used in making heating elements for electric heating devices is:

38 An atom of an element with mass number 23 and atomic number 11 will have:

39 An eardrum is absent in

40 An element that does not occur in nature but can be produced artificially is:

41 An element which does not react with oxygen is

42 An instrument that measures and records the relative humidity of air is

43 Angular momentum is equal to

44 Animals adapted to life in air are called

45 Argon gas was discovered by:

46 Atom bomb is made on the basis of:

47 Atoms are composed of:

48 Atoms having the same number of protons but different number of neutrons are called

49 Atoms of the same element, i. e., having the same atomic number that differ in atomic weight, are called:

50 Balloons are filled with: