Published 01 Mar, 2020

One Word Substitution Quiz Set 1

by Nitroquiz Official | GK Quiz

1. Something that is difficult to believe or extraordinary can be termed
A. Suspicious
B. Unimaginable
C. Incredible
D. Inevitable
2. The height of an object above sea level can be substituted to
A. Altitude
B. Longitude
C. Latitude
D. Epitude
3. A group of people in living in the same locality can be termed as
A. Crowd
B. Group
C. Neighbourhood
D. Community
4. One who does not make mistakes
A. Optimist
B. Infallible
C. Optimist
D. Pessimist
5. A written statement about someone's character, usually provided by an employer to an employee
A. Memorandum
B. Certificate
C. License
D. Testimonial
6. Parts of a country behind the coast or a river bank
A. Swamps
B. Marshes
C. Hinterland
D. Isthmuses
7. A piece of land suitable for growing crops
A. Barren
B. Arable
C. Infertile
D. Suitable
8. Animals that live underwater
A. Mammals
B. Amphibians
C. Aquatic
D. Saline
9. Animals that live both on land and water are termed as
A. Mammals
B. Invertebrates
C. Amphibians
D. Aquatic
10. Something occurring, operating and being done at the same time is termed as
A. Contemporary
B. Asynchronous
C. Rapid
D. Simultaneous
11. A mass of snow, ice or rocks falling rapidly down a mountain or a hill
A. Waterfall
B. Snowfall
C. Avalanche
D. Glacier
12. An area where wild bird and animals are protected and encouraged to breed
A. Forest
B. Asylum
C. Zoo
D. Sanctuary
13. A speech made without any former preparation of any sort
A. Debate
B. Extempore
C. Address
D. Unprepared
14. Something that does not allow light to pass through it
A. Transparent
B. Translucent
C. Opaque
D. Shield
15. The branch of science concerned with classification, especially of organisms
A. Taxonomy
B. Anatomy
C. Physiology
D. Histology
16. Sorting or arranging something in the order of its occurrence
A. Temporal
B. Chronological
C. Grouping
D. Timelined
17. An animal or something active during night
A. Nightly
B. Amphibian
C. Nocturnal
D. Nightcralwer
18. A picture of a person or a thing drawn in a way to exaggerated manner to cause or encourage laughter
A. Photograph
B. Cartoon
C. Drawing
D. Painting
19. Something regarded or represented as larger, better, or worse than in reality
A. Exaggerated
B. Unterstating
C. Virtual
D. Fact
20. Sole right to make and sell some invention
A. Franchise
B. Patent
C. Dealership
D. Distributorship
21. One who has reached the age of 100 years is termed
A. Centenarian
B. Constellation
C. Saint
D. Old
22. An exceptionally long and arduous task or activity.
A. Summary
B. Story
C. Legendary
D. Epic
23. A person or a thing which is able to adapt or be adapted to many different functions or activities
A. Exceptional
B. Talented
C. All rounder
D. Versatile
24. A collection of historical documents or records providing information about a place, institution, or group of people
A. Library
B. Museum
C. Archive
D. Vault
25. A large cage, building, or enclosure for keeping birds in.
A. Aquarium
B. Kennel
C. Aviary
D. Cage
26. A conversation between two or more people
A. Prologue
B. Monologue
C. Dialogue
D. Speech
27. A person who unselfishly devotes his/her life for the welfare of others
A. Martyr
B. Altruist
C. Volunteer
D. Hermit
28. The science that deals with study of worms or insects
A. Zoology
B. Botany
C. Entomology
D. Paleontology
29. A style or method of cooking, especially as characteristic of a particular country,
A. Cuisine
B. Dessert
C. Buffet
D. Menu
30. A person who his fluent in multiple languages
A. Polygot
B. Expert
C. Knowledgeable
D. Talkative
31. List of issues to be discussed during a meeting
A. Plan
B. Agenda
C. Schedule
D. Topic
32. A word or practice that is not in use anymore
A. Obsolete
B. Outdated
C. Old
D. Trivial
33. A person who is learning a trade from a skilled employer, having agreed to work for a fixed period at low or no wages
A. Employee
B. Apprentice
C. Slave
D. Labour
34. A person who does not know how to read or write
A. Educated
B. Uneducated
C. Illitrerate
D. Ignorant
35. Something lasting or existing forever; without end
A. Infallible
B. Endless
C. Immortal
D. Eternal
36. A place on the coast where ships may moor in shelter
A. Port
B. Airport
C. Helipad
D. Harbour
37. Denoting circles, arcs, or other shapes which share the same centre
A. Eccentric
B. Concentric
C. Bifocal
D. Centred
38. A place where large quantities of food grains are stored
A. Grocery
B. Granary
C. Godown
D. Storage
39. A group of persons working together in the same institute
A. Staff
B. Colleagues
C. Workers
D. Slaves
40. An area controlled by a foreign ruler
A. State
B. Province
C. Colony
D. Dominion
41. One who knows everything
A. Omniscient
B. Omnivorous
C. Educated
D. Knowledgeable
42. A hotel providing overnight lodging for travelers
A. Palane
B. Inn
C. Home
D. Restaurant
43. A place of permanent residence
A. Abode
B. Dormitory
C. Domicile
D. Home
44. Money paid to employees after retirement
A. Gift
B. Pension
C. Fund
D. Gratuity
45. A place where clothes are kept
A. Drawer
B. Wardrobe
C. Closet
D. Cupboard
46. Words different in meaning but pronounced alike
A. Homophones
B. Synonyms
C. Antonyms
D. Homonyms
47. A child with unusual or remarkable talent
A. Geek
B. Genius
C. Prodigy
D. Intellect
48. Scale used to measure the strength of an earthquake
A. Richter Scale
B. Victor Scale
C. Celsius Scale
D. Linear Scale
49. Looking at someone in an angry way
A. Glower
B. Gnaw
C. Glance
D. Grind
50. A person who writes decoratively
A. Calligrapher
B. Artist
C. Painter
D. Author

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