General knowledge quiz 109

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Kirti Chakra award is associated with
A
Navy
B
Army
C
Military
D
All of these
Question 1 Explanation: 
Military
Question 2
What is the familiar name for the British flag?
A
Union Jack
B
John Bull
C
Old Glory
D
Standard vanguard
Question 2 Explanation: 
Union Jack
Question 3
By which amendment, did the Fundamental Duties added to the Indian Constitution?
A
45
B
38
C
34
D
42
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Fundamental Duties of citizens were added to the Constitution by the 42nd Amendment in 1976, upon the recommendations of the Swaran Singh Committee.
Question 4
The most notable example of a tectonic valley is that of the
A
Doon valley
B
Kashmir valley
C
plains of Aksai Chin
D
None of the above
Question 5
Who, legend has it, led Phoenicians to found Carthage?
A
Tristan
B
Leda
C
Dido
D
Siegfried
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dido
Question 6
Young people will have..........taste buds
A
1000
B
10000
C
100000
D
1000000
Question 6 Explanation: 
100000:The average human has about 10, 000 taste buds and Young people will have 1, 00, 000 taste buds
Question 7
Of what country was Makeda, beloved of King Solomon of t he United Monarchy in Israel, reputed to have been Queen?
A
Sheba
B
Abyssinia
C
Zazzau
D
Ghana
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sheba
Question 8
What is the next in the series:Calgary, Canada; Albertville, France; Lillehammer, Norway; Nagano, Japan?
A
Vancouver, Canada
B
Torino, Italy
C
Salt Lake City, United States
D
Sochi, Russia
Question 8 Explanation: 
Salt Lake City, United States
Question 9
The 13th annual Iron Fist joint exercises were held between which two country's Military Forces?
A
US & China
B
US & Japan
C
US & Australia
D
US & Russia
Question 9 Explanation: 
American and Japanese military forces launched 13th annual Iron Fist joint exercises in California, US. Around 500 U.S. Marines and sailors and about 350 members of the Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force are participating in this exercise wherein they will be trained in fire support operations and amphibious assaults. The main training event will be a mock amphibious assault launched from the USS Rushmore amphibious landing ship, in coordination with an inland helicopter assault. It is to be noted that recent nuclear and ballistic missile tests conducted by North Korea have put South Korea, US and Japan on high alert.
Question 10
In the TV series "Boston Legal", who played the character of Denny Crane?
A
James Spader
B
Leonard Nimoy
C
David E. Kelley
D
William Shatner
Question 10 Explanation: 
William Shatner
Question 11
Ludwig Leichhardt was a Prussian naturalist and explorer explorer of what area between 1842 and 1848?
A
South Pacific
B
Central Africa
C
China
D
Northern and central Australia
Question 11 Explanation: 
Northern and central Australia
Question 12
What organisation was initially behind the first Geneva Convention signed in 1864?
A
The Nightingale Institution
B
International Committee for Relief to the Wounded
C
The World Alliance of YMCAs
D
The Russian government
Question 12 Explanation: 
International Committee for Relief to the Wounded
Question 13
Which of these tunes is from the 1951 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical "The King and I"?
A
Give a Little Whistle
B
I Whistle a Happy Tune
C
Whistle Down the Wind
D
Whistle While You Work
Question 13 Explanation: 
I Whistle a Happy Tune
Question 14
Which river forms the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia?
A
Congo
B
Zambezi
C
Nile
D
Limpopo
Question 14 Explanation: 
Zambezi
Question 15
Who created the "PietA" in St Peter's Basilica, the "Doni Tondo" in the Uffizi Gallery, and the sequence of poems written to Tommaso dei Cavalieri?
A
Vittoria Colonna
B
Leonardo da Vinci
C
Michelangelo Buonarotti
D
Donatello
Question 15 Explanation: 
Michelangelo Buonarotti
Question 16
Who has right to declare any area as a Scheduled Area?
A
Supreme Court Judge
B
Prime Mininster
C
Vice-president
D
President
Question 16 Explanation: 
President:The right to declare any area as a Scheduled Area rests with the President and is subject to legislation by the Parliament.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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