General knowledge quiz 1171

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Neophobia is the fear of what?
A
Eggs
B
Spiders
C
Heights
D
New things
Question 1 Explanation: 
New things
Question 2
Who played the character of Alex P. Keaton in all seven series of a 1980s sitcom?
A
Ashton Kutcher
B
Robin Williams
C
Michael J Fox
D
Will Smith
Question 2 Explanation: 
Michael J Fox
Question 3
Ronnie Scott's club in London is the venue for what kind of music?
A
Early music
B
Punk
C
Jazz
D
Opera
Question 3 Explanation: 
Jazz
Question 4
Which cricket commentator, who began his broadcasting career at the BBC in 1960 and commentated in Britain to 2005 and Australia from 1964, announced his 2010 retirement on 18 February 2009?
A
Richie Benaud
B
Tony Blair
C
Adam Parore
D
Ian Smith
Question 4 Explanation: 
Richie Benaud
Question 5
Triathlon has been an Olympic sport since the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Which country has won the most medals in the men's event in the first 3 Olympiads to 2008?
A
New Zealand
B
Canada
C
Australia
D
Germany
Question 5 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 6
Where are New Zealand's parliament buildings?
A
Auckland
B
Wellington
C
Christchurch
D
Canberra
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wellington
Question 7
Six states in the USA are split between two time zones, Eastern and Central. They are Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Tennessee and which other?
A
Ohio
B
Mississippi
C
Alabama
D
Louisiana
Question 7 Explanation: 
Alabama
Question 8
..........is the world deepest trench
A
Kuril-Kamchatka
B
Philippine
C
Mariana
D
Tonga
Question 8 Explanation: 
Mariana:The Mariana Trench or Marianas Trench is the deepest part of the world's oceans. It is located in the western Pacific Ocean, to the east of the Mariana Islands
Question 9
The British and the French fought a battle on the Plains of Abraham in 1759. In which country did it take place?
A
Persia
B
Israel
C
Canada
D
Egypt
Question 9 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 10
Singha, Tiger and Kingfisher are Asian brands of what product?
A
Rice
B
Beer
C
Whisky
D
Car
Question 10 Explanation: 
Beer
Question 11
Nagarjuna Sagar Project has been constructed on which river?
A
Hasdeo Bango
B
Muchkund
C
Krishna
D
Koradi
Question 11 Explanation: 
Krishna
Question 12
Neurospora is used as genetic material because
A
it has short life cycle of 10 days
B
the product of single meiosis can be easily analysed
C
meiotic products are linearly arranged in the form of ordered tetrads
D
is a diploid fungus
Question 13
Javagal Srinath took no wicket in his last ODI match.What were his bowling figures in that match? [Format:Overs bowled-Maidens-Runs given-Wickets taken]
A
7-0-67-0
B
10-0-87-0
C
10-0-57-0
D
7-0-39-0
Question 13 Explanation: 
Javagal Srinath played his last ODI match against Australia in the World Cup 2003.
Question 14
What cocktail is made with advocaat and lemonade?
A
Harvey Wallbanger
B
Screwdriver
C
Snowball
D
Black Russian
Question 14 Explanation: 
Snowball
Question 15
Goidelic is one type of the Celtic language. What is the other?
A
Catatonic
B
Histrionic
C
Brythonic
D
Boadiceaic
Question 15 Explanation: 
Brythonic
Question 16
What is the title of a 2004 book co-written by Paris Hilton and Merle Ginsberg?
A
Me, myself and I
B
Confessions of an Airhead
C
Pretentious? Moi?
D
Confessions of an Heiress
Question 16 Explanation: 
Confessions of an Heiress
There are 16 questions to complete.

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