General knowledge quiz 1089

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What type of apple is on the Apple Records logo?
A
Cox's Orange Pippin
B
Golden Delicious
C
Gravenstein
D
Granny Smith
Question 1 Explanation: 
Granny Smith
Question 2
Which is a name for a thin slice of meat?
A
Escargot
B
Escalope
C
Escarpment
D
Envelope
Question 2 Explanation: 
Escalope
Question 3
In cricket, a run taken when the ball passes the batsman without touching his bat or body is called
A
leg bye
B
bye
C
bosie
D
drive
Question 4
Which of these countries is on the Horn of Africa?
A
Kenya
B
Sudan
C
Eritrea
D
Syria
Question 4 Explanation: 
Eritrea
Question 5
The Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary lies in which state of India?
A
Karnataka
B
Bihar
C
Kerala
D
Haryana
Question 5 Explanation: 
Kerala:The Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary lies in the kozhikode District of the state of Kerala
Question 6
Where did the "Mayflower", carrying the Pilgrim Fathers, early settlers to Massachusetts, America, sail from in 1620?
A
Southhampton
B
Plymouth
C
Dover
D
Liverpool
Question 6 Explanation: 
Plymouth
Question 7
Which country has officially recognised Bitcoin as a method of payment from April 2017?
A
Switzerland
B
France
C
Australia
D
Japan
Question 7 Explanation: 
The currency of the Internet, Biticoin and other digital currencies have been recognised as a payment method by Japan with effect from new fiscal year. It was recognised under new banking law of Japan.
Question 8
Which of these was a Norwegian composer and pianist who is best known for his "Piano Concerto in A minor" and his incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's play "Peer Gynt", which includes "In the Hall of the Mountain King"?
A
Gabriel Faure
B
Edvard Grieg
C
Georges Bizet
D
Henrik Ibsen
Question 8 Explanation: 
Edvard Grieg
Question 9
On 12 November 1991, where in Dili were pro-independence student demonstrators who were protesting the Indonesian occupation of East Timor, shot at by Indonesian forces, killing at least 250?
A
The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Vila Verde
B
Universidade Nacional de Timor-Leste
C
The Santa Cruz cemetery
D
Government Palace
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Santa Cruz cemetery
Question 10
What area of Tokyo is one of the most luxurious shopping districts in the world?
A
Ginga
B
Hokkaido
C
Ginza
D
Semolina
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ginza
Question 11
The following were influential in developing which subject in China:Liu Hui, Zu Geng, Li Chunfeng, Yang Hui, Shen Kuo, Liu Xin, Zhang Heng, Liu Hui, Zu Chongzhi and Wang Xiaotong?
A
Medicine
B
Mathematics
C
Religion
D
Architecture
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mathematics
Question 12
What does "differential" measure in the mathematical discipline of calculus?
A
Steps in an equation
B
Difference between two known quantities
C
Rate of increase
D
A tiny or infinitesimal change in the value of a variable
Question 12 Explanation: 
A tiny or infinitesimal change in the value of a variable
Question 13
Who is the famous Sarod player?
A
Hari Prasad
B
Zakir Hussain
C
Ram Narain
D
Amjad Ali Khan
Question 14
A famous statue of a urinating boy, Mannekin Pis, was first erected in which of these cities?
A
Moscow, Russia
B
Paris, France
C
Brussels, Belgium
D
Berlin, Germany
Question 14 Explanation: 
Brussels, Belgium
Question 15
The air we inhale is mixture of gases. Which of the following gases in the mixture is highest in percentage?
A
Carbon dioxide
B
Nitrogen
C
Oxygen
D
Ozone
Question 16
Whose autobiography was entitled "A Long Walk to Freedom"?
A
Mao Zedong
B
Mikhail Gorbachev
C
Nelson Mandela
D
Sitting Bull
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nelson Mandela
There are 16 questions to complete.

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