General knowledge quiz 1186

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
How far north does Canadian-governed teritory extend?
A
41o North of the equator
B
66o North of the equator
C
84o North of the equator
D
30o North of the equator
Question 1 Explanation: 
84o North of the equator
Question 2
In early 2013 French actor Gerard Depardieu took on Russian citizenship and was registered as permanent resident of...?
A
Saransk, Russia
B
Nechin, Belgium
C
Tokyo, Japan
D
Stockholm, Sweden
Question 2 Explanation: 
Saransk, Russia
Question 3
Euro is the currency of which of the following country?
A
Colombia
B
Cyprus
C
Chile
D
Canada
Question 3 Explanation: 
Cyprus:Cyprus-Nicosia(Capital) and Euro(Currency)
Question 4
What word is used to describe a grotesque stone carving with a spout designed to convey water from a roof and away from the side of a building?
A
Greenday
B
Gargoyle
C
Gorilla
D
Garcon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gargoyle
Question 5
What was the surname of Marie, double Nobel laureate, and Pierre, also Nobel laureate?
A
Simon
B
Curie
C
Oppenheimer
D
Muth
Question 5 Explanation: 
Curie
Question 6
In which TV series did the characters Crockett and Tubbs appear?
A
New York Mice
B
Seattle Price
C
Las Vegas Dice
D
Miami Vice
Question 6 Explanation: 
Miami Vice
Question 7
The single "Sara" was from Fleetwood Mac's 12th studio album (that followed the album "Rumours"), released in 1979. What was the album?
A
Elephant
B
Tusk
C
Big Foot
D
Sasquatch
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tusk
Question 8
Goalkeeper Jens Ramme's debut for Dynamo Dresden was in the quarter-final of the 1985-86 European Cup Winners' Cup, when they were 3-1 up at half-time and he was brought on as a replacement. He let in six goals in 29 minutes:Dynamo lost. They were playing against which team?
A
Bayer Uerdingen of West Germany
B
Atletico Madrid
C
Dukla Prague
D
FK Red Star
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bayer Uerdingen of West Germany
Question 9
..........is the largest animal fair
A
Sonepur Cattle Fair
B
Nagaur Cattle Fair
C
Jhalawar Cattle Fair
D
Pushkar Cattle Fair
Question 9 Explanation: 
Sonepur:Sonepur Mela, the famed cattle fair is held at Sonepur, in Northern Bihar on the banks of the River Ganga. Till date, it is the biggest cattle fair of Asia and stretches on from fifteen days to one month.
Question 10
What US public holiday falls on the 3rd Monday in February every year?
A
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
B
Memorial Day
C
Independence Day
D
Washington's Birthday
Question 10 Explanation: 
Washington's Birthday
Question 11
The Godavari river starts from
A
Maharashtra
B
Karnataka
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Odisha
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Godavari River is the second longest river in India after the river Ganges having its source at Tryambakeshwar, Maharashtra
Question 12
Which Greek letter usually denotes the brightest star in a constellation?
A
Delta
B
Beta
C
Gamma
D
Alpha
Question 12 Explanation: 
Alpha
Question 13
Where is the newspaper "The Village Voice" published?
A
New York
B
London
C
San Francisco
D
Chicago
Question 13 Explanation: 
New York
Question 14
NASA Satellite Camera Provides ''EPIC'' View of Earth. What is EPIC?
A
Earth Poly Imagine Camera
B
Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera
C
Earth Polarise Imaging Camera
D
Earth Polpular Imagination Camera
Question 14 Explanation: 
Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera:The color image of Earth was taken by NASA's Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC), a four megapixel CCD camera and telescope. The image was generated by combining three separate images to create a photographic-quality image.The image was taken on July 6, 2015, showing North and Central America
Question 15
First 4 characters in the SWIFT code refers to..........
A
Bank Code
B
Country Code
C
Branch Code
D
location Code
Question 15 Explanation: 
First 4 characters in SWIFT code represents-bank code (only letters)
Question 16
Bob Fosse won a "Best Director" Oscar in 1972 for which film?
A
Cabaret
B
Sweet Charity
C
All That Jazz
D
Lenny
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cabaret
There are 16 questions to complete.

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