General knowledge quiz 1172

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the five Great Lakes of North America is the only one that does not border the US state of Michigan?
A
Ontario
B
Huron
C
Erie
D
Superior
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ontario
Question 2
First public bicycle sharing project of India was launched in which city?
A
Mysuru
B
Mumbai
C
Pune
D
Bengaluru
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mysuru
Question 3
India have signed an agreement with which country on the removal of visa requirements for diplomatic and service passport holders between the two countries?
A
Afghanistan
B
Albania
C
Dubai
D
Canada
Question 3 Explanation: 
The agreement will serve the interests of both countries and strengthen friendly relations and cooperation in various areas of mutual interest. The agreement will enable businesses from both sides to have freer movement, thus allowing more frequent communication and cooperation.
Question 4
Where is the only population of wild apes in Europe?
A
The Alhambra, Granada
B
Belgrade
C
Gibraltar
D
Turin
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gibraltar
Question 5
Which of these is an anthology film released in 1988, a collection of short films about Michael Jackson several of which are long-form music videos from his "Bad" album?
A
Ghosts
B
The Wiz
C
Moonwalker
D
This Is It
Question 5 Explanation: 
Moonwalker
Question 6
What name was applied to legislation regarding the sale of liquor in the USA between 1919 to 1933?
A
Speakeasy Act
B
Embargo
C
Freedom of Spirit
D
Prohibition
Question 6 Explanation: 
Prohibition
Question 7
Which of these US states is the largest?
A
Florida
B
California
C
Alaska
D
Rhode Island
Question 7 Explanation: 
Alaska
Question 8
Which autonomous grouping of islands in the Caribbean was dissolved on 10 October 2010?
A
Philippines
B
New Caledonia
C
Falkland Islands
D
Netherlands Antilles
Question 8 Explanation: 
Netherlands Antilles
Question 9
What were the titles of the first two novels by Donna Tartt?
A
"The Three Railway Engines" and "Thomas the Tank Engine"
B
"Casino Royale" and "Live and Let Die"
C
The Secret History" and "The Little Friend
D
"The Ipcress File" and "Horse Under Water"
Question 9 Explanation: 
"The Secret History" and "The Little Friend"
Question 10
Who was the first President of the French Fifth Republic?
A
Alain Pohen
B
Georges Pompidou
C
Charles de Gaulle
D
Michel Debre
Question 10 Explanation: 
Charles de Gaulle
Question 11
What does the word "glebe" refer to?
A
Church land
B
Type of bird
C
Texture of drying paint
D
An orchestral concert
Question 11 Explanation: 
Church land
Question 12
Which of these philosophers would come closest to being considered an explorer of solipsism?
A
Bertrand Russell
B
Plato
C
Rene Descartes
D
St Augustine
Question 12 Explanation: 
Rene Descartes
Question 13
Kelly Slater is an American professional sportsman in what field?
A
Tennis
B
Golf
C
Motor racing
D
Surfing
Question 13 Explanation: 
Surfing
Question 14
What football team is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin?
A
Stackers
B
Boxers
C
Packers
D
Storemen
Question 14 Explanation: 
Packers
Question 15
Which of these phrases is applied to a good wine?
A
Long bodied
B
Fat bodied
C
Full bodied
D
Wide bodied
Question 15 Explanation: 
Full bodied
Question 16
The 2009 Super Bowl, played at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, was between the Arizona Cardinals and what other team?
A
Cleveland Browns
B
Dallas Cowboys
C
Baltimore Ravens
D
Pittsburg Steelers
Question 16 Explanation: 
Pittsburg Steelers
There are 16 questions to complete.

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