General knowledge quiz 1093

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these words best describes Monaco?
A
Republic
B
Kingdom
C
Principality
D
Dictatorship
Question 1 Explanation: 
Principality
Question 2
The Roman Coliseum was built under the direction of which Emperor?
A
Nero
B
Vespasian
C
Julius Caesar
D
Trajan
Question 2 Explanation: 
Vespasian
Question 3
What do you call a computer on a network that requests files from another computer?
A
A client
B
A host
C
A router
D
A web server
Question 4
What was the surname of the family who looked after Paddington Bear?
A
Brown
B
Green
C
Grey
D
Black
Question 4 Explanation: 
Brown
Question 5
What links Cartagena, Maracaibo and Barranquilla?
A
They are major cities in northern Colombia
B
They are ports
C
They were famous as favourite havens for 17th century pirates
D
They are major lakes in Venezuela
Question 5 Explanation: 
They are ports
Question 6
What is the capital of Ukraine?
A
Kiev
B
Podgorica
C
Amsterdam
D
Oslo
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kiev Currency:Ukranian hryvnia(UAH)
Question 7
Shakespeare's "King Lear" is set in which country?
A
Greece
B
Denmark
C
Italy
D
England
Question 7 Explanation: 
England
Question 8
FIFA U-17 world cup for the year 2017 to be hosted by which country?
A
India
B
China
C
Bangladesh
D
South Korea
Question 8 Explanation: 
The FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 will be held in India from from October 6 to 28, 2017.
Question 9
The book titled ' A House for Mr Biswaas' is written by..........
A
Kiran Desai
B
Jhumba Lahiri
C
VS Naipaul
D
Amitav Gosh
Question 9 Explanation: 
VS Naipaul:A House for Mr Biswas is a 1961 novel by V. S. Naipaul, significant as Naipaul's first work to achieve acclaim worldwide
Question 10
Who would use an orange stick?
A
Orchardist
B
Manicurist
C
Scrapbooker
D
Martial arts practitioner
Question 10 Explanation: 
Manicurist
Question 11
Which of the following is not a chief organ of the United Nations Organisations?
A
International Labour Organisation
B
Security Council
C
International Court of Justice
D
General Assembly
Question 12
Which of these originated in Japan?
A
Guinness
B
Kava
C
Saki
D
Pinjopo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Saki
Question 13
Which of the following is the currency of Lesotho?
A
Lesotho Loti
B
West African CFA Franc
C
South African Rand
D
Both (1) and (3)
Question 14
In the acronym FMT applied to medical treatment, what does the "M" stand for?
A
Microbiota
B
Menstrual
C
Magnetic
D
Medicinal
Question 14 Explanation: 
Microbiota
Question 15
The Lalit Kala Akademi Award is given in the field of..........
A
Maths
B
Sports
C
Science
D
Arts
Question 15 Explanation: 
Arts:The Lalit Kala Akademi Award is given in the field of Arts
Question 16
Who wrote and directed the Bafta Award winning short film "Franz Kafka's It's a Wonderful Life" (1993)?
A
Peter Jackson
B
Peter Capaldi
C
Jane Campion
D
Chen Kaige
Question 16 Explanation: 
Peter Capaldi
There are 16 questions to complete.

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