General knowledge quiz 124

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the 1790's, what were "chouans"?
A
Royalists in Brittany
B
Chinese emperors
C
Small cabbages
D
Japanese soldiers
Question 1 Explanation: 
Royalists in Brittany
Question 2
What is the name of the killer rat that features in the 1973 film "Willard"?
A
Pip
B
Rod
C
Jim
D
Ben
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ben
Question 3
What is the name of the style of roasting meat, whereby it is skewered on a spit and slowly rotated over a flame?
A
Rotisserie
B
Flambe
C
Saute
D
Terrine
Question 3 Explanation: 
Rotisserie
Question 4
What is petrology the study of?
A
Oil
B
Rolls
C
Plants
D
Rocks
Question 4 Explanation: 
Rocks
Question 5
In Michelangelo's painting on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, whose hand extends to the hand of Adam?
A
Abraham
B
Moses
C
God
D
Noah
Question 5 Explanation: 
God
Question 6
The world's second-largest irrigation canal crosses what area in Central Asia, mostly in Turkmenistan?
A
Karakum Desert
B
The Khinalug Plains
C
The Karagandy Steppe
D
Jalalabad Basin
Question 6 Explanation: 
Karakum Desert
Question 7
Which state to hold first Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Store inaugurated by MoS Mansukh Mandaviya at its capital?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Jharkhand
D
Uttarakhand
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurated Arunachal Pradesh's first Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Store at Naharlagun, Itanagar.
Question 8
How is the starting position of Legan chess different from the starting position of standard chess?
A
The pieces are arranged across two corners, not laterally
B
The pawns are set behind the otherpieces
C
The rooks are in the centre, with the king and queen on the ends
D
The pawns are evenyl staggered on the 2nd and 3rd rows
Question 8 Explanation: 
The pieces are arranged across two corners, not laterally
Question 9
What is the title of an American comedy-drama presented mostly as the daydreams of Dr. John "J.D." Dorian, that follows the lives of employees of Sacred Heart, a teaching hospital?
A
Emergency Ward 10
B
House
C
Casualty
D
Scrubs
Question 9 Explanation: 
Scrubs
Question 10
Mallard, Mandarin, Red-crested Pochard, Teal, Muscovy and Eider are all types of what?
A
Cat
B
Duck
C
Dog
D
Horse
Question 10 Explanation: 
Duck
Question 11
In "Speed The Plough" by Thomas Morton (1798) which character never appeared, but became a symbol of public prudery and conventional morality?
A
Mrs Whitehouse
B
Mrs Bucket
C
Annie Walker
D
Mrs Grundy
Question 11 Explanation: 
Mrs Grundy
Question 12
Rome was founded in..........
A
2000 BC
B
1500BC
C
1200 BC
D
1000 BC
Question 12 Explanation: 
1000 BC:According to legend, Rome was founded in 753 BC by twin sons Romulus and Remus who were raised by a she-wolf
Question 13
Where does a grunion lay its eggs?
A
Along the stalks of coastal kelp
B
In exposed roots of mangroves
C
On shallow reefs
D
In coastal sand just above high tide mark during exceptionally high tides
Question 13 Explanation: 
In coastal sand just above high tide mark during exceptionally high tides
Question 14
If somebody is going to "tread the boards" what are they likely to do?
A
Dance a disco
B
Build a deck
C
Act in a play
D
Walk overboard from a ship
Question 14 Explanation: 
Act in a play
Question 15
Who has won the Women's Singles title at Australia's premier tennis tournament, with 10 wins?
A
Billie Jean King
B
Margaret Court
C
Evonne Goolagong Cawley
D
Martina Navratilova
Question 15 Explanation: 
Margaret Court
Question 16
Aapka Bank Aapke Dwar is a tagline of..........
A
Airtel Payments Bank Limited
B
India Post Payments Bank Limited
C
Paytm Payments Bank Limited
D
Fino Payments Bank Limited
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