General knowledge quiz 1210

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What followed the Weimar Republic in 1933?
A
Federal Republic of Germany
B
The Reich that will last 1, 000 years
C
The Age of Freedom
D
Garbo Days
Question 1 Explanation: 
"The Reich that will last 1, 000 years"
Question 2
What is a popular name for the North American bison?
A
Muskrat
B
Groundhog
C
Alligator
D
Buffalo
Question 2 Explanation: 
Buffalo
Question 3
The character, Hetty, in the US TV series "NCIS:Los Angeles" is shown as having a Masters degree from the Sorbonne in what?
A
Linguistics
B
Fine Arts
C
Computer Science
D
Film and Theatre
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fine Arts
Question 4
A Blue Ringtail is a type of what?
A
Monkey
B
Possum
C
Horse engine
D
Damselfly
Question 4 Explanation: 
Damselfly
Question 5
..........is related to marginal cost
A
Prime cost
B
Average Cost
C
Variable Cost
D
Fixed Price
Question 5 Explanation: 
Prime cost:Marginal cost = Prime cost + Total variable overheads
Question 6
What is the most common colour of a topaz?
A
Green
B
Blue
C
Yellow
D
Brown
Question 6 Explanation: 
Yellow
Question 7
What is the name of the adjustable shutters attached to a stage light to control the area of light it covers?
A
Light shades
B
Wingnuts
C
Barn doors
D
Blinkers
Question 7 Explanation: 
Barn doors
Question 8
Who backed Jimi Hendrix in The Jimi Hendrix Experience as bassist and drummer?
A
Noel Redding and Mitch Mitchell
B
Roger Glover and Ian Paice
C
Bill Wyman and Charlie Watts
D
Pete Quaife and Mick Avory
Question 8 Explanation: 
Noel Redding and Mitch Mitchell
Question 9
What is a mainly instrumental piece of music by Elton John, the closing track of his 1978 album, "A Single Man"?
A
Your Song
B
Song for Guy
C
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
D
Albatross
Question 9 Explanation: 
Song for Guy
Question 10
With what country is the sombrero associated?
A
Indonesia
B
Kenya
C
Mexico
D
China
Question 10 Explanation: 
Mexico
Question 11
According to the English nursery rhyme, who ran after the farmer's wife?
A
Old King Cole
B
Solomon Grundy
C
The dish
D
Three blind mice
Question 11 Explanation: 
Three blind mice
Question 12
When Henry Bellingham, sitting MP for North West Norfolk, England, lost his seat in 1997 public comment linked it to votes received by the Referendum Party candidate Roger Percival; why particularly?
A
They were bitter opponents in a long running law suit
B
They had previously belonged to the same political party
C
They were partners in business
D
In 1812 John Bellingham, related to Henry, killed Roger's ancestor prime minister Spencer Perceval
Question 12 Explanation: 
In 1812 John Bellingham, related to Henry, killed Roger's ancestor prime minister Spencer Perceval
Question 13
Who wrote the plays "Uncle Vanya" and "The Cherry Orchard"?
A
Walt Disney
B
Geoffrey Chaucer
C
Checkaut
D
Chekhov
Question 13 Explanation: 
Chekhov
Question 14
In BASE jumping what words does the acronym stand for?
A
Bridge, aeroplane, ship, elevator
B
Breadth, altitude, space, extent
C
Building, antenna, span, earth (cliff)
D
Batman, Avenger, Superman, Emma
Question 14 Explanation: 
Building, antenna, span, earth (cliff)
Question 15
Shiva Keshavan is a..........champion.
A
Squash
B
Luge
C
Snooker
D
Archery
Question 15 Explanation: 
Luge, India's veteran Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan won a gold medal at the Asian Luge Championships with a time of 55.60 seconds at Altenberg, Germany.
Question 16
Which is the seat of National Parliament and the legislative capital of South Africa?
A
Durban
B
Johannesburg
C
Cape Town
D
Pretoria
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cape Town
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