General knowledge quiz 1121

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which singer made the news in September 2009 when Muslim groups protested that her first concert in Malaysia should be cancelled for a second time?
A
Beyonce
B
Madonna
C
Shakira
D
Enya
Question 1 Explanation: 
Beyonce
Question 2
Which of these was viewed as an antidote to poison, and a general panacea?
A
Theriaca, or Venice Treacle
B
A mixture of mercury, sulphur and arsenic
C
Gazelle dung
D
Anemone
Question 2 Explanation: 
Theriaca, or Venice Treacle
Question 3
Any Non-Banking Finance Institution should be a company registered under..........of the Companies Act, 1956 to get the NBFC license from RBI.
A
Section 2
B
Section 3
C
Section 4
D
Section 5
Question 4
..........is a non-metal
A
Chlorine
B
Magnesium
C
Calcium
D
Calcium
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chlorine:Chlorine displaces the less electronegative Bromine and Iodine from their respective salts. Cl2 + 2 KBr ==> 2 KCl + Br2 Chlorine removes Hydrogen from the hydrides of non-metals, forming Hydrogen Chloride, and leaving the non-metal element.
Question 5
In the acronym NTSC, used in the television industry, what does the "S" stand for?
A
System
B
Standard
C
Symposium
D
Sandford
Question 5 Explanation: 
System
Question 6
What is the meaning of the German word "ausgang"?
A
Exit
B
Abbot
C
Bar
D
Ferry
Question 6 Explanation: 
Exit
Question 7
Yaris Varoufakis first became well-known in Europe in 2015 in what capacity?
A
Greek Prime Minister
B
Greek Finance Minister
C
Greek Foreign Minister
D
Greek Opposition Leader
Question 7 Explanation: 
Greek Finance Minister
Question 8
What is the capital of San Marino?
A
San Marino
B
Belgrade
C
Bratislava
D
Ljubljana
Question 8 Explanation: 
San Marino Currency:Euro(EUR)
Question 9
Misha Grewal is associated with which games/sports?
A
Badminton
B
Chess
C
Football
D
Squash
Question 10
The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is not awarded in which year?
A
1993
B
1998
C
2014
D
Both 1 and 4
Question 10 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 4:1993-1994 and 2013-14 are the two years there was no nomination for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award
Question 11
What thick rich soup is made from lobster or shellfish?
A
Bisque
B
Ragout
C
Quiche
D
Stroganoff
Question 11 Explanation: 
Bisque
Question 12
Which city on the mainland of the Americas is Cuba closest to?
A
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
B
Miami, USA
C
Maracaibo, Venezuela
D
Cancun, Mexico
Question 12 Explanation: 
Cancun, Mexico
Question 13
John Williams said to Steven Spielberg, "You need a better composer than I am for this film" and got the reply "I know. But they're all dead!" What was the film?
A
Jaws
B
Saving Private Ryan
C
Munich
D
Schindler's List
Question 13 Explanation: 
Schindler's List
Question 14
Wembley Stadium is located in which country?
A
France
B
England
C
USA
D
Australia
Question 14 Explanation: 
England:Wembley Stadium is a football stadium in Wembley, London, England, which opened in 2007, on the site of the original Wembley Stadium, which was demolished from 2002-2003.
Question 15
It is difficult to cook rice..........
A
at the middle of the sea
B
at the desert
C
at the bottom of the mountain
D
at the top of the mountain
Question 15 Explanation: 
at the top of themountain:High-altitude cooking is the opposite of pressure cooking in that the boiling point of water is lower at higher altitudes due to the decreased air pressure. This may require an increase in cooking times or temperature and alterations of recipe ingredients.
Question 16
In which state of Australia would you find the area known as Kimberley?
A
Northern Territory
B
South Australia
C
Queensland
D
Western Australia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Western Australia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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