General knowledge quiz 1026

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Bartizan, stylobate, breastsummer are terms found in what discipline?
A
Architecture
B
Ornithology
C
Ship-building
D
Building armour
Question 1 Explanation: 
Architecture
Question 2
In 1987, the Federacion International del Volleyball arranged the first World Beach Volleyball Championships, which was played where?
A
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
B
Waikiki, Honolulu
C
Santa Monica, California
D
Saint-Quay-Portrieux, France
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Question 3
In which country did Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte fight the war in which he was finally defeated?
A
United Kingdom of the Netherlands
B
France
C
Spain
D
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Question 3 Explanation: 
United Kingdom of the Netherlands
Question 4
The maximum number of covalent formed by nitrogen is
A
1
B
2
C
3
D
4
Question 5
The headquarters of IDBI bank is in
A
Mumbai
B
New Delhi
C
Varanasi
D
Chennai
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mumbai
Question 6
Who or what are the competitors in the main race run every May between Durango and Silverton in southwest Colorado, USA?
A
Kayakers and canoers
B
Mountain bikers
C
Wheelchair racers
D
Cyclists racing a train
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cyclists racing a train
Question 7
Which of these is a country is on the continent of Africa?
A
Bulimia
B
Brasilia
C
Quadrophenia
D
Liberia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Liberia
Question 8
What did the "S" in American President Ulysses S. Grant's name stand for?
A
Sidney
B
Sam
C
Simpson
D
S
Question 8 Explanation: 
S
Question 9
What is the full form of PACS?
A
Primary Agricultural Cooperative Socities
B
Project Agricultural Cooperative Socities
C
Primary Agricultural Cooperative Society
D
Primary Association Cultural Socities
Question 9 Explanation: 
Primary Agricultural Cooperative Socities
Question 10
From 1895 to 1952 the island of Taiwan was under the sovereignty of which country?
A
China
B
Japan
C
The Netherlands
D
France
Question 10 Explanation: 
Japan
Question 11
On 24 July 2010 at least 19 people are killed and 100 others injured in a stampede at which music festival in Duisburg, Germany?
A
Sweet Sounds
B
Gay Pride
C
Love Parade
D
Duistock
Question 11 Explanation: 
Love Parade
Question 12
What is the former home and burial place of George Washington?
A
Mt Vernon
B
Camp David
C
Gettysburg
D
Arlington
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mt Vernon
Question 13
Which New York nightclub manager, who appeared on a cover of the New York Post holding a picture of her fiance who was killed in the September 11 attacks, was alleged by The National Enquirer in 2009 to have had an affair with Tiger Woods?
A
Victoria Beckham
B
Rachel Uchitel
C
Paris Hilton
D
Susan Sarandon
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rachel Uchitel
Question 14
Sepoys, native soldiers, served under British command in which country?
A
South Africa
B
India
C
Burma
D
Papua New Guinea
Question 14 Explanation: 
India
Question 15
If you were on the Great Slave Lake where would you be?
A
In the Vostok Station, Antarctica
B
Near Yellowknife, District of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories, Canada
C
Between the Irkutsk Oblast and the Buryat Republic in Siberia, Russian Federation
D
Near Grizzly Bear Mountain and on the Arctic Circle, Northwest Territories, Canada
Question 15 Explanation: 
Near Yellowknife, District of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories, Canada
Question 16
In Ovid's poem "Metamorphoses" Pygmalion famously fell in love with Galatea; what was Pygmalion's relationship to her?
A
Her sculptor
B
Her father
C
Her brother
D
Her father's friend
Question 16 Explanation: 
Her sculptor
There are 16 questions to complete.

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