General knowledge quiz 100

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What American TV serial, first broadcast between April 1990 and June 1991, followed an investigation headed by Special Agent Dale Cooper?
A
NCIS
B
NYPD Blue
C
Twin Peaks
D
Law & Order
Question 1 Explanation: 
Twin Peaks
Question 2
"What things soever" is an example of what?
A
Chiasmus
B
Litotes
C
Tmesis
D
Dysphemism
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tmesis
Question 3
Suger cane crops are example of which type of cropping?
A
Ratoon
B
Multiple
C
Mixed
D
Parallel
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ratoon:Ratoon cropping simply means the second and subsequent crop from the suckers.This practice is seen in banana and sugar cane crops.
Question 4
Which of these airports serves Chicago?
A
Bob Hope
B
Kennedy
C
O'Hare
D
Roosevelt
Question 4 Explanation: 
O'Hare
Question 5
Which of these is an American film studio originally formed in 1919 by three film actors and a director?
A
Allied Artists
B
United Artists
C
Allied Pickfords
D
Union of Artists
Question 5 Explanation: 
United Artists
Question 6
What was the immediate reason for riots in Tallinn, capital of Estonia, in April 2007?
A
Estonia's joining the European Union
B
Redesign of the Estonian flag
C
Relocation of a bronze monument to USSR soldiers fallen in World War II
D
Release of the IT application Skype
Question 6 Explanation: 
Relocation of a bronze monument to USSR soldiers fallen in World War II
Question 7
How many sports were competed at the first Olympic Games in 8th century BCE?
A
5
B
1
C
3
D
10
Question 7 Explanation: 
1
Question 8
Sergei Bubhka, an athlete of international repute, belongs to which of the following countries?
A
Ukraine
B
Brazil
C
Russia
D
U.S.A
Question 9
Music which consists of at least two independent lines sounding at the same time is most usually called what?
A
Polyphony
B
Melisma
C
Fugue
D
Melodic
Question 9 Explanation: 
Polyphony
Question 10
Who is selected for this year's prestigious Vayalar award?
A
Anupama Chandrasekhar
B
Jane Austen
C
T D Radhakrishnan
D
Anand Kumar
Question 10 Explanation: 
Novelist T D Radhakrishnan's has been selected for this year's prestigious Vayalar award. The award will be presented to him on October 27, 2017, the death anniversary of poet and lyricist Vayalar Ramavarma.
Question 11
Which of these is the 1995 WBC Heavyweight champion who wrote the autobiography "Frank:Fighting Back" with the assistance of Kevin Mitchell?
A
Frank Bruno
B
Frank Sinatra
C
Frank Zappa
D
Frank Capra
Question 11 Explanation: 
Frank Bruno
Question 12
Grace Kelly appeared in which of these classic films?
A
High Noon
B
Casablanca
C
Citizen Kane
D
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Question 12 Explanation: 
High Noon
Question 13
Which is located in Karnataka?
A
Narora Atomic Power Station
B
Kakrapar Atomic Power Station
C
Rawatbhata Atomic Power Station
D
Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant
Question 13 Explanation: 
Kaiga Nuclear Power Plant:Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) is located at Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka. KAPS construction started in year 1989 and started operating from 16 November, 2000. Kaiga Atomic Power station is the third largest nuclear power plant in India. KAPS has total four pressurized heavy water reactors with capacity of 220 MW each.
Question 14
Thang ta is a famous dance form of which Indian State?
A
Sikkim
B
Manipur
C
Mizoram
D
Nagaland
Question 14 Explanation: 
Manipur
Question 15
Drake Passage Separates..........and Antarctica
A
South America
B
Asia
C
North America
D
Africa
Question 15 Explanation: 
South America:Drake Passage is the body of water between South America's Cape Horn and the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica
Question 16
'Rosh Hashanah' is the new year's day of which communities?
A
Jews
B
Muslims
C
Hindus
D
Shinto
There are 16 questions to complete.

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