General knowledge quiz 1185

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who made the British singles charts for the first time in 1964, backed by her band "The Luvvers"?
A
Dusty Springfield
B
Sandie Shaw
C
Cilla Black
D
Lulu
Question 1 Explanation: 
Lulu
Question 2
A "mahout" is used in which sport?
A
Lacrosse
B
Elephant polo
C
Synchronised swimming
D
Darts
Question 2 Explanation: 
Elephant polo
Question 3
Who was US Ambassador to Great Britain at the start of World War II, from 1938 to 1940?
A
John F Kennedy
B
Joseph P Kennedy, Snr.
C
Edward Kennedy
D
Robert F Kennedy
Question 3 Explanation: 
Joseph P Kennedy, Snr.
Question 4
What nationality is Ilie Nastase, World No. 1 tennis player in 1973/1974, who won more than 100 ATP professional titles, 7 Grand Slam titles and 4 ATP World Tour Finals championships?
A
Russian
B
Romanian
C
Hungarian
D
French
Question 4 Explanation: 
Romanian
Question 5
"Hobson-Jobson" is the short title of a book written by Henry Yule and Arthur C. Burnell, first published in 1886, that contains what?
A
Anglo-Indian words and terms
B
Biographies of people called Hobson and Jobson
C
A detailed atlas showing the expeditions of Hobson and Jobson
D
A manual on how to sail an particularly obscure boat
Question 5 Explanation: 
Anglo-Indian words and terms
Question 6
What did FISU organise, held in Almaty and Taipei City in 2017?
A
The Winter and Summer Universiades
B
World University Championship in orienteering and biathlon
C
International Weaving Expo
D
Freeclimbing World Championship
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Winter and Summer Universiades
Question 7
Where do most Hutu live?
A
Northern Australia
B
Borneo
C
Rwanda and Burundi
D
Lesotho
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rwanda and Burundi
Question 8
On a Monopoly board, what is the symbol for "Chance"?
A
Policeman
B
Exclamation mark
C
Triangle
D
Question mark
Question 8 Explanation: 
Question mark
Question 9
After the game of Australian Football was formulated in 1857 which was the first club (formed the following year)?
A
Geelong Football Club
B
Melbourne Football Club
C
Victorian Football League
D
Scotch College
Question 9 Explanation: 
Melbourne Football Club
Question 10
Who holds the record for being the world heavyweight boxing champion at 11 years 8 months and 9 days?.
A
Joe Louis
B
Jack Dempsey
C
Muhammad Ali
D
Rocky Marciano
Question 10 Explanation: 
Joe Louis
Question 11
The plants grown in equatorial regions include
A
wheat, barley, maize
B
evergreen dense forests, rubber trees, groundnuts
C
groundnuts, soyabeens, potatoes
D
evergreen coniferous forests, oats, cocoa
Question 12
What is the name of the New Zealand national rugby team?
A
All Whites
B
Black Caps
C
All Blacks
D
Tall Blacks
Question 12 Explanation: 
All Blacks
Question 13
Sariska National Park is located in..........
A
MadhyaPradesh
B
Rajasthan
C
Kerala
D
West Bengal
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rajasthan
Question 14
What carries the blood flow of the human body from the periphery to the right side of the heart?
A
Vein
B
Artery
C
Corpuscle
D
Highway
Question 14 Explanation: 
Vein
Question 15
The main religion in Nepal is a style of what?
A
Buddhism
B
Muslim
C
Christianity
D
Hinduism
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hinduism
Question 16
The intergovernmental East African Community includes five African nations, the Republics of Burundi and Kenya, and three more nations; which of these is not one?
A
Republic of Rwanda
B
Republic of Zambia
C
United Republic of Tanzania
D
Republic of Uganda
Question 16 Explanation: 
Republic of Zambia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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