General knowledge quiz 1195

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What direction does one travel to go from Antarctica to New Zealand?
A
North
B
East
C
West
D
South
Question 1 Explanation: 
North
Question 2
'Family Life' is a novel penned by
A
Robin S. Sharma
B
Akhil Sharma
C
Rakesh Varma
D
Arunima Sinha
Question 2 Explanation: 
Akhil Sharma:Family Life book is penned by Akhil Sharma. A troubled story about the loneliness and despair of an Indian family whose American dream turns sour.
Question 3
The song "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'" is from which of these?
A
Porgy and Bess
B
CATS
C
My Fair Lady
D
South Pacific
Question 3 Explanation: 
Porgy and Bess
Question 4
The Vijayanagara king who employed skilled archers of the Turkish clan and raised the fighting capacity of his bowmen was
A
Bukka I
B
Devaraya I
C
Krishnadevaraya
D
Ramaraya
Question 5
Where is the Tynwald the legislative body?
A
Sark
B
Iceland
C
Greenland
D
Isle of Man
Question 5 Explanation: 
Isle of Man
Question 6
Administration and Control of Scheduled areas and Scheduled tribes related to..........
A
Sixth Schedule
B
Twelfth Schedule
C
Fifth Schedule
D
Eleventh Schedule
Question 6 Explanation: 
Fifth Schedule:Fifth Schedule is related to Administration and Control of Scheduled areas and Scheduled tribes-Article 244(1)
Question 7
The intermediate layer of the Earth is called as..........
A
Core
B
Mantle
C
Crust
D
Plate
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mantle:The mantle is a layer between the crust and the outer core. Earth's mantle is a silicate rocky shell with an average thickness of 2, 886 kilometres (1, 793 mi).
Question 8
Which is the national river of India?
A
Saraswati
B
Yamuna
C
Ganga
D
Mahanathi
Question 8 Explanation: 
Ganga:The National River of India is the Ganga or Ganges river. It is one of the major river in Indian sub-continent.The Ganga is revered by Hindus as the most sacred river
Question 9
Which inn that stood on the east side of Borough High Street in Southwark accommodated pilgrims headed on annual pilgrimage to the Shrine of Thomas Beckett in Canterbury Cathedral, and is mentioned in Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales"?
A
The Rover's Return
B
The Tabard
C
Admiral Benbow
D
The Queen Victoria
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Tabard
Question 10
What is the opposite side from starboard on a ship?
A
Gin
B
Port
C
Whisky
D
Bourbon
Question 10 Explanation: 
Port
Question 11
The chief constituent of gobar gas is
A
ethane
B
methane
C
hydrogen
D
carbon dioxide
Question 12
What are "O mio babbino caro", "Si, mi chiamano Mimi", "Vissi d'arte", "Der Holle Rache", "Sempre libera" and "When I am laid in Earth"?
A
Poems by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
B
Arias for soprano
C
Famous epitaphs
D
Official school songs at Eton College, England
Question 12 Explanation: 
Arias for soprano
Question 13
In 1692, Sarah Good, Elizabeth Howe, Susannah Martin, Sarah Wildes, Rebecca Nurse, Martha Carrier, George Jacobs Sr., George Burroughs, John Willard, John Procter and others were executed in connection with what?
A
Witchcraft
B
Brawling in public
C
Larceny
D
Inciting revolution
Question 13 Explanation: 
Witchcraft
Question 14
What is the cube of 100?
A
10, 000, 000
B
1, 000
C
100, 000
D
1, 000, 000
Question 14 Explanation: 
1, 000, 000
Question 15
Who said it "Don't Matter" in 2007?
A
Akon
B
Usher
C
Jay Z
D
Ne-Yo
Question 15 Explanation: 
Akon
Question 16
What is the last Grand Slam tennis tournament played in a calendar year?
A
Wimbledon
B
The French Open
C
The Australian Open
D
The US Open
Question 16 Explanation: 
The US Open
There are 16 questions to complete.

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