General knowledge quiz 1239

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Birds, reptiles, amphibians and egg-laying mammals share a common feature, which is what?
A
Three middle-ear bones
B
Interclavicle
C
Cloaca
D
Endothermy
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cloaca
Question 2
Which of these is not an Australian native?
A
Ostrich
B
Wallaby
C
Kangaroo
D
Koala
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ostrich
Question 3
What is an Australian talking about if he says "Emma Chizzit"?
A
The price of something
B
A folk singer
C
A politician
D
A character created by Charles Dickens
Question 3 Explanation: 
The price of something
Question 4
Which of these railways is mainly in Russia?
A
Glacier Express
B
The Ghan
C
Trans-Siberian
D
The Coast Starlight
Question 4 Explanation: 
Trans-Siberian
Question 5
The concept of written constitution was first introduced in..........
A
France
B
Russia
C
China
D
USA
Question 5 Explanation: 
France:The short-lived French Constitution of 1791 was the first written constitution in France, created after the collapse of the Absolute Monarchy of the Ancien Regime.
Question 6
Ranjeet Sagar Project is on which river?
A
Chambal
B
Ravi
C
Rihand
D
Chenab
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ravi
Question 7
What marked the 1895 game in Canada between the Halifax Stanleys and Dartmouth Jubilees hockey teams?
A
First national championship
B
First recorded game involving two all-black hockey teams
C
The game lasted three days, and was the last to be played with no time limit
D
It was the first hockey game to be played on ice
Question 7 Explanation: 
First recorded game involving two all-black hockey teams
Question 8
Which of these phrases describes part of a surgeon's preparation for performing an operation?
A
Rub down
B
Scrub up
C
Hose down
D
Leg up
Question 8 Explanation: 
Scrub up
Question 9
"Monticello" was the mansion owned by which US president?
A
Abraham Lincoln
B
George Washington
C
Thomas Jefferson
D
Andrew Jackson
Question 9 Explanation: 
Thomas Jefferson
Question 10
By what name were followers of the Communist Party of Kampuchea better known?
A
Red Khmer
B
Vietnam People's Army
C
Khmer Rouge
D
Viet Minh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Khmer Rouge
Question 11
The islands of Malta, Sardinia, Sicily and Corsica are in which Sea?
A
Red Sea
B
Caspian Sea
C
Aegean Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mediterranean Sea
Question 12
How long is a polo pitch?
A
500 yards
B
160 yards
C
100 yards
D
300 yards
Question 12 Explanation: 
300 yards
Question 13
The venue of 2022 Asian Games is..........
A
Singapore
B
India
C
China
D
Japan
Question 14
What do sarcococca, hamamelis, and mahonia have in common?
A
They are types of coffee
B
They are malformations of the spine
C
They are winter-flowering sweet smelling plants
D
They are all animals native to Noumea
Question 14 Explanation: 
They are winter-flowering sweet smelling plants
Question 15
Which American was the first Western photographer allowed into the Soviet Union, the first female photojournalist for Life magazine, the first female war correspondent and the first to be allowed to work in combat zones during World War II?
A
Barbara Gluck
B
Eve Arnold
C
Margaret Bourke-White
D
Martha Holmes
Question 15 Explanation: 
Margaret Bourke-White
Question 16
Who wore size 9 shoes in a song, the chorus of which begins "Oh My Darling, Oh My Darling, Oh My Darling..."?
A
Kitty O'Shea
B
Molly Malone
C
Clementine
D
Daisy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Clementine
There are 16 questions to complete.

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