General knowledge quiz 1201

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Ninette de Valois was involved professionally in what activity?
A
Sculpture
B
Ballet
C
Dress design
D
Film making
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ballet
Question 2
A bodhran, tabor, pandeiro and bongo are types of what?
A
African percussion
B
Cold soup
C
Drum
D
Headdress
Question 2 Explanation: 
Drum
Question 3
In which 1988 film does a weapons expert eat a jewel thief's favourite pet to force him to tell him where the jewels are?
A
A Fish Called Wanda
B
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
C
Midnight Run
D
Grave of the Fireflies
Question 3 Explanation: 
A Fish Called Wanda
Question 4
Kandla Port Trust is a seaport in..........
A
Maharashtra
B
Goa
C
Kerala
D
Gujarat
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gujarat
Question 5
Who was the elected President of Mexico from the overthrow of Maximillian in 1877 until a rebellion in 1911?
A
Bartholomew Diaz
B
Cameron Diaz
C
Porfirio Diaz
D
Jose Feliciano
Question 5 Explanation: 
Porfirio Diaz
Question 6
What was the first name of Dr. Watson, Sherlock Homes' assistant?
A
Patrick
B
Dennis
C
Robert
D
John
Question 6 Explanation: 
John
Question 7
Which of these is a miser or an ill-tempered (frequently old) person full of stubborn ideas or opinions?
A
Carpathian
B
Carapace
C
Crankshaft
D
Curmudgeon
Question 7 Explanation: 
Curmudgeon
Question 8
Which of the following festival is celebrated in Chhattisgarh?
A
Chethiyagiri vihara
B
Bastar Dussehra
C
Vaishno devi
D
Madhavrai
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bastar Dussehra:Bastar Dussehra is the unique cultural trait of Chhattisgarh. Celebrated by the local people of the state with sufficient vigor, the festival of Dussehra connotes to the supreme power of goddess Danteswari.
Question 9
Which cricket team was accused of being the subject of rigging the result of an international cricket game against England at Lords in August 2010?
A
Sri Lanka
B
Bangladesh
C
India
D
Pakistan
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pakistan
Question 10
What was the motto of the arms of England during the reigns of Elizabeth I and Anne?
A
Mon Dieu Et Mon Droit
B
Semper Eadem
C
Je Maintiendrai
D
Ad Astra
Question 10 Explanation: 
Semper Eadem
Question 11
The 'Spyder' is which type of missile?
A
Surface-to-air-missile
B
Air-to-Surface-missile
C
Surface-to-surface-missile
D
Air-to-air-missile
Question 11 Explanation: 
Surface-to-air-missile
Question 12
In 1923 a devastating earthquake, associated fires, a 40-foot-high tsunami and succeeding violence caused an toll of dead or missing estimated at the time of over 140, 000, in which country?
A
Peru
B
Japan
C
Indonesia
D
The Philippines
Question 12 Explanation: 
Japan
Question 13
The geographic region of Patagonia, so called because Magellan described the native people whom his expedition thought to be giants as "patagon", is where?
A
Papua New Guinea
B
Australia
C
Argentina and Chile
D
Nepal, Tibet, and parts of China
Question 13 Explanation: 
Argentina and Chile
Question 14
Which is the mode in the list:1, 2, 2, 5, 9 and 17?
A
5
B
3.5
C
6
D
2
Question 14 Explanation: 
2
Question 15
Salary and Emoluments of president, Governor, Chief judges and Auditor general related to which schedule?
A
First Schedule
B
Eighth Schedule
C
Second Schedule
D
Ninth Schedule
Question 15 Explanation: 
Second Schedule:Second Schedule is related to Salary and Emoluments of president, Governor, Chief judges and Auditor general-(Articles 59(3), 65(3), 75(6), 97, 125, 148(3), 158(3), 164(5), 186 and 221)
Question 16
Union Minister of Communications is..........
A
Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot
B
Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
C
Shri Manoj Sinha
D
Shri Prakash Javadekar
There are 16 questions to complete.

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