General knowledge quiz 1146

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The initiative for what current unit of the British Army began during World War II in 1941 by David Stirling as a commando force operating behind enemy lines during the war in North Africa and Europe?
A
SRR
B
SFSG
C
SAS
D
SBS
Question 1 Explanation: 
SAS
Question 2
"Silverback" is the name given to a dominant male what?
A
Dog
B
Cat
C
Gorilla
D
Giraffe
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gorilla
Question 3
What caused the end of the Triple Alliance made in 1883 between Germany, Austria and Italy against the power of Russia and France?
A
In 1901, the German Kaiser wanted to marry a French flower-seller
B
Italy joined the Allies during World War I in 1915
C
Russia wanted to hold the Olympic Games in 1900 and wanted many countries to compete
D
In 1884, Austria ran out of ammunition and wanted to buy more from Russia
Question 3 Explanation: 
Italy joined the Allies during World War I in 1915
Question 4
The first General Secretary of UNO was
A
Dag Hamarskjoeld
B
U Thant
C
Trygve Lie
D
Kurt Waldheim
Question 5
The shallow soda Mono Lake is in what state of the USA?
A
California
B
Texas
C
Arizona
D
New Mexico
Question 5 Explanation: 
California
Question 6
David McTaggart co-founded which organisation?
A
Apostolic Church
B
Oxfam
C
Boys' Brigade
D
Greenpeace
Question 6 Explanation: 
Greenpeace
Question 7
Lal Bahadur Shastri is also known as
A
Guruji
B
Man of Peace
C
Punjab Kesari
D
Mahamana
Question 8
What is the only country in Central America which is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, and has English as its official language?
A
Costa Rica
B
Guatemala
C
Honduras
D
Belize
Question 8 Explanation: 
Belize
Question 9
Which of these are trousers?
A
Liverpool kisses
B
Cambridge circuses
C
Oxford bags
D
London eyes
Question 9 Explanation: 
Oxford bags
Question 10
Which of these is NOT a common colloquial expression?
A
Dutch courage
B
Dutch uncle
C
Dutch shelter
D
Going Dutch
Question 10 Explanation: 
Dutch shelter
Question 11
Which category best describes a piano?
A
Cash and carry
B
Brass and wind
C
Bucks and breeze
D
Strings and percussion
Question 11 Explanation: 
Strings and percussion
Question 12
GCF fullform is
A
General Capital Formation
B
Gross Commerce Fecility
C
General Capital Formation
D
Gross Compound Fraction
Question 12 Explanation: 
General Capital Formation:Gross Capital Formation is Investment. When people save, they tend to invest. The percentage of the investment made each year out of the total GDP is called Gross Capital Formation.
Question 13
For purifying drinking water alum is used
A
for coagulation of mud particles
B
to kill bacteria
C
to remove salts
D
to remove gases
Question 14
Navy day in India is observed on..........every year to celebrate the magnificence, achievements and role of then aval force to the country.
A
Dec 4
B
Jan 17
C
Oct 8
D
Sep 4
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dec 4:Navy day in India is observed on 4 December every year to celebrate the magnificence, achievements and role of the naval force to the country. Indian navy is the marine branch (means naval branch) of the India's armed forces which led by the President of India as a Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Navy.
Question 15
What makes England's "White Cliffs of Dover" appear white?
A
They are painted as a warning to shipping
B
They are made of chalk
C
They are covered with salt spray
D
Large colonies of birds live there
Question 15 Explanation: 
They are made of chalk
Question 16
Which film trilogy consists of three live action fantasy epic films:"The Fellowship of the Ring" (2001), "The Two Towers" (2002) and "The Return of the King" (2003) which is based on a three-volume book by J. R. R. Tolkien?
A
The King of the Things
B
The Lord of the Rings
C
The Queen of Swing
D
The Prince of Ping
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Lord of the Rings
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