General knowledge quiz 1116

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is capital of Albania?
A
Zagreb
B
Tirana
C
Vienna
D
Mariehamn
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tirana:Albania-Tirana(Capital) and Lek(Currency)
Question 2
The number of judges is European Court of Human Rights are
A
5
B
11
C
21
D
15
Question 3
Which state contributes about 15% of the world's entire tea production?
A
Kerala
B
Meghalaya
C
Chhattisgarh
D
Assam
Question 3 Explanation: 
Assam:Assam is the largest of the north-eastern states in India. It accounts for nearly 15% of the world's production of tea and around 50% of India's production of tea.
Question 4
In which area is part or all of the Dakar Rally run since 2008?
A
Dakar
B
South Africa
C
South America
D
The South Island of New Zealand
Question 4 Explanation: 
South America
Question 5
When Queen Victoria died in January 1901 how long had she been on the United Kingdom's throne?
A
2 years
B
25 years
C
Over 63 years
D
90 years
Question 5 Explanation: 
Over 63 years
Question 6
If the squares of the numbers 1 to 10 are added together, what is the result?
A
385
B
583
C
853
D
55
Question 6 Explanation: 
385
Question 7
Why did the International Telecommunication Union abbreviate "Coordinated Universal Time" to "UTC"?
A
It is the initials when translated into French
B
"CUT" was already in use
C
"UTC" made for a better logo design
D
None of those reasons
Question 7 Explanation: 
None of those reasons
Question 8
The soils whose parent material tend to be rich in sand are
A
spodsols
B
alfisols
C
aridsols
D
ultisols
Question 9
A "throw in" or "bowl" is the way that the ball is put into play in which of these?
A
Tennis
B
Croquet
C
Rounders
D
Polo
Question 9 Explanation: 
Polo
Question 10
BHIM stands for..........
A
Bharat Interface for Money
B
Bharat Interbank Money transfer
C
Bharat Instant Money transfer
D
Bharat Interface for Marketing
Question 11
Which of these is a diamond pattern, often used in knitting?
A
Variegated
B
Fair Isle
C
Aran
D
Argyle
Question 11 Explanation: 
Argyle
Question 12
In the TV series "Mork and Mindy", who was the mostly-unseen and long-suffering superior (voiced by Ralph James) who had sent Mork to Earth, and that Mork had to report to frequently?
A
Malkovich
B
Charlie
C
Orson
D
Ibuka
Question 12 Explanation: 
Orson
Question 13
In mediaeval England and other European countries how was the price of a loaf of bread determined?
A
By the price of wheat at the time
B
By annual regulation
C
By market forces
D
By the type of flour used
Question 13 Explanation: 
By the price of wheat at the time
Question 14
In what year was soccer's last World Cup of the 20th century held?
A
1998
B
1999
C
2000
D
1997
Question 14 Explanation: 
1998
Question 15
The envision of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) is
A
Defecation Free India
B
Slum Free India
C
Kerosene Free India
D
Digital India
Question 15 Explanation: 
Slum Free India:Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) envisages a ''Slum Free India'' with inclusive and equitable cities in which every citizen has access to basic civic infrastructure and social amenities and decent shelter.
Question 16
What is the name of needlework where pieces of fabric are sewn onto a fabric background?
A
Collage
B
Applique
C
Embroidery
D
Tatting
Question 16 Explanation: 
Applique
There are 16 questions to complete.

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