General knowledge quiz 1202

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name of the prehistoric figure, of a man holding a club, that is carved into the chalk near Dorchester, England?
A
Mr Blobby
B
Cerne Giant
C
Piltdown Man
D
Mr Clubby
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cerne Giant
Question 2
What fluid has groups called A, B, AB and O?
A
Beer
B
Water
C
Oil
D
Blood
Question 2 Explanation: 
Blood
Question 3
A typical harvest from Spain and Greece is thought of as what?
A
Apples
B
Grapes
C
Cheese
D
Olives
Question 3 Explanation: 
Olives
Question 4
Umaid Bhawan Palace located in which State/UT?
A
Rajasthan
B
Telangana
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Maharashtra
Question 5
What is the French equivalent of the word "mister"?
A
Frere
B
Herr
C
Senor
D
Monsieur
Question 5 Explanation: 
Monsieur
Question 6
What mythical medicine, believed to have mystical healing properties, was made from the horn of the unicorn?
A
Unimed
B
Alicorn
C
Equinox
D
Placebo
Question 6 Explanation: 
Alicorn
Question 7
Simon Rattle and Sir Thomas Beecham are associated with what activity?
A
Drawing
B
Tennis
C
Music
D
Needlework
Question 7 Explanation: 
Music
Question 8
What was the purpose of the English "Navigation Act" of 1651?
A
To build a canal network throughout England and Wales
B
To effectively close the English Channel to all but British ships
C
To prevent import of goods except in British ships, or ships of the country of origin
D
To ensure that British Naval captains were properly qualified
Question 8 Explanation: 
To prevent import of goods except in British ships, or ships of the country of origin
Question 9
Who had a number 1 hit in 1990 with "Opposites Attract"?
A
Whitney Houston
B
Madonna
C
Alannah Myles
D
Paula Abdul
Question 9 Explanation: 
Paula Abdul
Question 10
What word best describes a triangle where one angle is greater than 90 degrees?
A
Oblique
B
Obtuse
C
Equilateral
D
Acute
Question 10 Explanation: 
Obtuse
Question 11
Who was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon?
A
David Scott
B
John Glenn
C
Neil Armstrong
D
Karen Armstrong
Question 11 Explanation: 
Neil Armstrong:Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and the first person to walk on the Moon. He was an astronaut. He flew on two space missions.
Question 12
Gonda is a city of..........
A
Gujarat
B
West Bengal
C
Maharashtra
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh:Gonda in UP was adjudged the dirtiest city in the country and was ranked 434th in the list. UP has 25 cities in the bottom of the list.
Question 13
Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport located in which State/UT?
A
Gujarat
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Maharashtra
D
Punjab
Question 14
Harishena was the court poet of..........
A
Samudragupta
B
Chandragupta I
C
Mahendradutya
D
Chandragupta II
Question 14 Explanation: 
Samudragupta:Harisena, also Harishena or Hirisena, was a 4th-century Sanskrit poet, panegyrist, and government minister. He was an important figure in the court of Gupta Emperor Samudragupta
Question 15
Which Vaccine was developed by Edward Jennerin 1798?
A
Cholera
B
Smallpox
C
Tetanus
D
TB
Question 15 Explanation: 
Smallpox:Smallpox vaccine, the first successful vaccine to be developed was introduced by Edward Jenner in 1798.
Question 16
Where did British mill engineer Joseph Jagger famously "break the bank" at a gaming establishment in 1873?
A
Monte Carlo
B
Atlantic City
C
Las Vegas
D
Milan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Monte Carlo
There are 16 questions to complete.

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