General knowledge quiz 1056

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where was international soccer goalkeeper Fabien Barthez born?
A
France
B
Spain
C
Mexico
D
Singapore
Question 1 Explanation: 
France
Question 2
Paavo Johannes Nurmi belongs to which country?
A
Finland
B
France
C
Switzerland
D
Natherland
Question 2 Explanation: 
Finland:Paavo Johannes Nurmi was a Finnish middle-and long-distance runner. He was nicknamed the ''Flying Finn'' as he dominated distance running in the early 20th century.
Question 3
Example of Winter crops are
A
Mustard
B
Wheat
C
Gram
D
All of these
Question 3 Explanation: 
All of these:Rabi crops are grown during winter season Ex:Mustard, Wheat and Gram
Question 4
An adolescent as a person within..........years of age
A
10-19
B
10-18
C
15-18
D
12-19
Question 4 Explanation: 
10-19:The RKSK programme defines an adolescent as a person within 10-19 years of age, in urban and rural areas, includes both girls and boys, married and unmarried, poor and affluent, whether they are in school or out of school
Question 5
Liquids transmit pressure equally in all directions. This is known as
A
Boyle-Pascal's Law
B
Pascal's Law
C
Archimedes' Principle
D
None of the above
Question 6
James and Lily are the parents of which of these characters?
A
Hamlet
B
Harry Potter
C
Bart Simpson
D
Eddie Munster
Question 6 Explanation: 
Harry Potter
Question 7
Which song by John Mayer, written for the Rob Reiner film "The Bucket List", was his highest charting single on Billboard at that time, and won Best Male Pop Vocal Performance at the Grammy Awards in 2009?
A
Show
B
Tell
C
Say
D
Talk
Question 7 Explanation: 
Say
Question 8
Who invented the BALLPOINT PEN?
A
Biro Brothers
B
Waterman Brothers
C
Bicc Brothers
D
Write Brothers
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Hungarian brothers, Laszlo and George Biro, made the first ball point pen in 1894. It followed the first workable fountain pen which was invented by L.E. Waterman in 1884.
Question 9
During World War II, Operation Sealion was the codename for the invasion of which area?
A
France
B
Italy
C
Britain
D
North Africa
Question 9 Explanation: 
Britain
Question 10
..........is the national heritage animal of India
A
Tiger
B
Elephant
C
Horse
D
Girrafe
Question 10 Explanation: 
Elephant:India's Environment Ministry has declared the elephant a National Heritage Animal
Question 11
Shiny Wilson is associated with which of the following games/sports?
A
Athletics
B
Hockey
C
Swimming
D
Cricket
Question 12
Since 2003, the symbol of the Paralympic Games is composed of three symbols of movement in the shape of an asymmetrical crescent. What colours are the symbols?
A
Red, blue & green
B
Blue, yellow & black
C
Red, blue & yellow
D
Black, blue & green
Question 12 Explanation: 
Red, blue & green
Question 13
What is Andrew Stanton most associated with?
A
Establishing SIGGRAPH, an annual conference on computer graphics and interactive techniques
B
Developing animation techniques for the 1973 film Westworld
C
Pixar Animation Studios
D
DreamWorks Animation
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pixar Animation Studios
Question 14
A 1951 film produced and directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, Robert Walker, Leo G. Carroll, Kasey Rogers and Patricia Hitchcock was called "Strangers on a... what"?
A
Plane
B
Train
C
Tandem
D
Tram
Question 14 Explanation: 
Train
Question 15
The name of the city of Firenze in Italy is usually anglicised to what?
A
Ferrara
B
Faenza
C
Florence
D
Verona
Question 15 Explanation: 
Florence
Question 16
Who was the first female gymnast from outside Eastern Europe to win the Olympic all-around title?
A
Carly Patterson
B
Mary Lou Retton
C
Hong Un Jong
D
emilie Le Pennec
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mary Lou Retton
There are 16 questions to complete.

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