General knowledge quiz 1249

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What type of growth is a potato?
A
Trumpette
B
Piccolo
C
Cornette
D
Tuber
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tuber
Question 2
R J Mitchell designed which World War II aircraft?
A
Lancaster
B
Hurricane
C
Mosquito
D
Spitfire
Question 2 Explanation: 
Spitfire
Question 3
Eric Clapton was never a member of which band?
A
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers
B
The Roosters
C
The Yardbirds
D
Led Zeppelin
Question 3 Explanation: 
Led Zeppelin
Question 4
What is the term for someone who wants to be with you only when you are doing well?
A
A fair weather friend
B
A fine feathered friend
C
A well leathered friend
D
A good heather friend
Question 4 Explanation: 
A fair weather friend
Question 5
Main fishing grounds are found in the..........
A
Southern Hemisphere
B
Western Hemisphere
C
Northern Hemisphere
D
Eastern Hemisphere
Question 5 Explanation: 
Northern Hemisphere:The major commercial fishing grounds are located in the cool waters of the northern hemisphere
Question 6
Alice Keppel, mistress of Edward VII of England, is the great grandmother of which of these people?
A
Opera singer Kiri Te Kanawa
B
Actress, Maggie Smith
C
Sarah Ferguson
D
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall
Question 6 Explanation: 
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall
Question 7
What term is applied to an animal or plant produced by crossing two different varieties?
A
Albino
B
Hybrid
C
Mulatto
D
Dingo
Question 7 Explanation: 
Hybrid
Question 8
The isomerism which exists between CH3CHCI2 and CH2CI. CH2CI is
A
chain isomerism
B
functional group isomerism
C
positional isomerism
D
metamerism
Question 9
Which of these is a stretch of water between Wales and Devon on the West coast of Britain?
A
Bristol Channel
B
The Wash
C
The Solent
D
The Irish Sea
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bristol Channel
Question 10
Gravity setting chambers are used in industries to remove
A
SOx
B
NOx
C
suspended particulate matter
D
CO
Question 11
The book titled 'Many Everests:An Inspiring Journey of Transforming Dream Into Reality' has penned by whom?
A
Raja Sekar
B
Ravindra Kumar
C
Irai Anbu
D
Rakesh Kumar
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ravindra Kumar:The book titled 'Many Everests:An Inspiring Journey of Transforming Dream Into Reality' is penned by Ravindra Kumar, a 2011 batch IAS officer. He shares his secret to success and his journey from the deep sea, where he spent almost a decade as a seafarer before scaling the Mt Everest, in the book.
Question 12
Alsace, Aquitaine, Auvergne, Bourgogne, Bretagne, Limousin and Lorraine are all regions of which country?
A
France
B
Germany
C
Spain
D
Canada
Question 12 Explanation: 
France
Question 13
In March 2009, which teams were confirmed to contest the World Netball Series in October 2009?
A
Australia, New Zealand, England, Jamaica, Samoa, South Africa
B
Australia, New Zealand, England, Jamaica, Samoa, Malawi
C
Australia, New Zealand, England, Jamaica, South Africa, Malawi
D
Australia, New Zealand, England, South Africa, Malawi, Samoa
Question 13 Explanation: 
Australia, New Zealand, England, Jamaica, Samoa, Malawi
Question 14
Ornithology is the study of..........
A
Insects
B
Birds
C
Reptiles
D
All of these
Question 14 Explanation: 
Birds:Ornithology is a branch of Zoology or Biology concerned with the scientific study of birds
Question 15
Who was the first president of the Turkish Republic after the overthrow of the Sultan in 1922?
A
Mustapha Kemal Ataturk
B
Cemal GUrsel
C
Fahri KorutUrk
D
Cevdet Sunay
Question 15 Explanation: 
Mustapha Kemal Ataturk
Question 16
Which 2003 drama film, named after a painting by Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer and directed by Peter Webber, stars Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth, Tom Wilkinson & Cillian Murphy?
A
Girl with a Pearl Earring
B
The Milkmaid
C
The Astronomer
D
The Girl with the Wineglass
Question 16 Explanation: 
Girl with a Pearl Earring
There are 16 questions to complete.

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