General knowledge quiz 114

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What 1939 film starred Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara?
A
Came With The Snow
B
Gone With The Wind
C
Went With The Rain
D
Arrived With The Fog
Question 1 Explanation: 
Gone With The Wind
Question 2
Which of these processes involves using specific hand, thumb and finger pressure to points in the patient's feet and hands to cure illness?
A
Massage
B
Phrenology
C
Reflexology
D
Osteopathy
Question 2 Explanation: 
Reflexology
Question 3
Bakhshi Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
Assam
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
J & K
Question 4
Which of the following lake is the largest freshwater lake in North-East India?
A
Tsomarari Lake
B
Dal Lake
C
Loktak Lake
D
Chilika lake
Question 4 Explanation: 
Loktak Lake:Loktak Lake is the largest freshwater lake in North-East India is famous for the phumdis floating over it. Keibul Lamjao the only floating national park in the world. It is located near Moirang in Manipur state, India.
Question 5
What won the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature in 2000?
A
"The Folk Keeper" by Franny Billingsley
B
"The Crystal Cave" by Mary Stewart
C
"Stardust" by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Charles Vess
D
"Tamsin" by Peter S. Beagle
Question 5 Explanation: 
"Tamsin" by Peter S. Beagle
Question 6
Which of these is a guessing game where the clues to the answer are mimed?
A
Postman's Knock
B
Spin the Bottle
C
Pin the Tail on the Donkey
D
Charades
Question 6 Explanation: 
Charades
Question 7
Which of the following located at Bhopal?
A
Kempegowda Airport
B
Raja Bhoj International Airport
C
Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport
D
Mangalore International Airport
Question 7 Explanation: 
Raja Bhoj International Airport:Raja Bhoj Airport is an international airport serving Bhopal in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.
Question 8
For which of these would the term "breeze" not be appropriate?
A
A type of building block
B
A type of gun
C
A gadfly
D
A light wind
Question 8 Explanation: 
A type of gun
Question 9
Who wrote the play "Bent"?
A
Arthur Miller
B
Henry Miller
C
Martin Sherman
D
Sam Shepard
Question 9 Explanation: 
Martin Sherman
Question 10
What characterises deep sleep?
A
Genital activity
B
Slow wave synchronised EEG activity in the brain
C
Reduced rapid eye movement
D
Instant and alert awakening
Question 10 Explanation: 
Slow wave synchronised EEG activity in the brain
Question 11
Which drummer for the 1960s rock band ''Holy Modal Rounders'' (featured in the movie "Easy Rider") received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1979 for his play, ''Buried Child''?
A
David Mamet
B
Sam Shepard
C
Tom Stoppard
D
Tony Kushner
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sam Shepard
Question 12
..........was the first Indian to win Oscar Award in 1982
A
Arunanathi Roy
B
Bhanu Athaiya
C
Vikku Vinayak
D
AR Rahman
Question 12 Explanation: 
Bhanu Athaiya:Bhanu Athaiya won the Academy Award for Best Costume Design (shared with John Mollo) for her work in the 1982 film, Gandhi. She became the first Indian to win an Oscar Award
Question 13
Charles Lindberg's first transatlantic flight was between which two cities?
A
St Louis and Bristol
B
New York and Paris
C
Chicago and Stockholm
D
Toronto and London
Question 13 Explanation: 
New York and Paris
Question 14
The two carotid arteries in mammals carry blood to where?
A
Arms
B
Lungs
C
Brain, head and neck
D
Legs
Question 14 Explanation: 
Brain, head and neck
Question 15
Which of these people was born last?
A
Joseph Stalin
B
Abraham Lincoln
C
Julius Caesar
D
Oliver Cromwell
Question 15 Explanation: 
Joseph Stalin
Question 16
Who has been appointed as CEO of HSBC for its asset management arm in the country?
A
Rahul Verma
B
Ravi Kumar
C
Ronit Chaddha
D
Ravi Menon
Question 16 Explanation: 
About Ravi Menon:Menon joined the group in 1998.Currently serves as the head of strategy and planning for HSBC India and was appointed as a director on the board of HSBC Asset Management India last year. About HSBC: HSBC Bank plc is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. HSBC's international network comprises around 7, 500 offices in over 80 countries. HQ:London, UK CEO:Alan Keir
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