General knowledge quiz 1057

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
21st Federation Cup National Senior Athletics Championships was hosted by which state?
A
Punjab
B
Odisha
C
Maharashtra
D
Uttarakhand
Question 1 Explanation: 
Punjab
Question 2
In 1964, what did University of Oregon grad. student Carolyn Davidson design for $35?
A
The make up for "Kiss"
B
The Nike "swoosh"
C
McDonald's golden arches
D
The set for the film "Reservoir Dogs"
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Nike "swoosh"
Question 3
A boat will submerge when it displaces water equal to its own..........
A
weight
B
volume
C
force
D
momentum
Question 3 Explanation: 
weight:A boat will float when the weight of water it displaces equal the weight of the boat and anything will float if it is shaped to displace its own weight
Question 4
In the words of the song, who "spoke through tears of fifteen years how his dog and him travelled about. His dog up and died, yes he up and died, after twenty years he still grieved."?
A
Bonny Prince Charlie
B
"The Digger"
C
Mr Bojangles
D
Young Arliss
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mr Bojangles
Question 5
In..........became a member of IMF and the exchange value of the rupee came to be fixed by IMF standards.
A
1947
B
1950
C
1956
D
1987
Question 5 Explanation: 
1947:The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 188 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world. HQ-Washington, D.C., Dc
Question 6
The Jewish festival of the Passover is held around the same time as which Christian festival?
A
Easter
B
Christmas
C
Lent
D
Septuagesima
Question 6 Explanation: 
Easter
Question 7
Ramkumar Ramanathan is associated with which sport?
A
Boxing
B
Tennis
C
Badminton
D
Swimming
Question 7 Explanation: 
Indian tennis player Ramkumar Ramanathan lifted the $15, 000 ITF men's Futures tennis title after outplaying Raymond Sarmiento of the USA in Singapore. It was the first title of the season for Ramkumar and 15th of his career.
Question 8
Brogues are a type of what?
A
Shirts
B
Hats
C
Shoes
D
Coats
Question 8 Explanation: 
Shoes
Question 9
To which country does the present UN Secretary-General belongs?
A
Ghana
B
South Korea
C
Spain
D
Sweden
Question 9 Explanation: 
The current Secretary-General is Ban Ki-moon of South Korea, who took office on 1 January 2007. His first term will expire on the 31st of December 2011, and he will be eligible for reappointment.
Question 10
Who was the British general who took Charleston, South Carolina, 1779 during the American War of Independence?
A
Sir Guy Carleton
B
Sir Henry Clinton
C
Thomas Gage
D
Francis Rawdon
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sir Henry Clinton
Question 11
In 1947, Algeria became politically unified with France but the 80 percent population revolted against French domination
A
Muslim
B
Hindu
C
Christian
D
Jain
Question 12
As what did "Vinicius and Tom" became a popular pairing in December 2014?
A
The name of a new cartoon series premiering on Nickelodeon
B
Names of twin red panda cubs born at Utica Zoo, New York, USA
C
Two new earthlike planets discovered
D
They were voted by Brazil as mascot names for the Rio Summer Olympics and Paralympics 2016
Question 12 Explanation: 
They were voted by Brazil as mascot names for the Rio Summer Olympics and Paralympics 2016
Question 13
The Infantry school (Army) is situated at
A
Mhow
B
Deolali
C
Bareilly
D
Pune
Question 14
In the James Bond film "From Russia with Love" who played Bond girl Tatiana Romanova?
A
Claudine Auger
B
Ursula Andress
C
Daniela Bianchi
D
Honor Blackman
Question 14 Explanation: 
Daniela Bianchi
Question 15
Where is Noshaq, or Nowshak, or Noshakh?
A
Balochistan, Pakistan
B
In the north of Alaska
C
In the Hindu Kush in Afghanistan
D
In the Arctic
Question 15 Explanation: 
In the Hindu Kush in Afghanistan
Question 16
Astana is the capital of..........
A
Kenya
B
Jamaica
C
Laos
D
Kazakhstan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Kazakhstan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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