General knowledge quiz 1258

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The biography of former Indian Cricket Captain Sourav Ganguly written by..........
A
Sarah Gerad
B
Anoothi Vishal
C
John Grisham
D
Saptarshi Sarkar
Question 1 Explanation: 
Saptarshi Sarkar:The book Sourav Ganguly:Cricket, Captaincy and Controversy was written by Saptarshi Sarkar and was published in April 2015 by HarperCollins India.The biography of former Indian Cricket Captain Sourav Ganguly deals with his cricketing career.
Question 2
The obscuring of one celestial body by another, particularly that of the sun or a planetary satellite
A
elliptic
B
ecliptic
C
eclipse
D
None of the above
Question 3
Which of these is at one end of the Suez Canal?
A
Bangkok
B
Port Said
C
Mumbai
D
Acapulco
Question 3 Explanation: 
Port Said
Question 4
Where is the headquarters of European Investment Bank?
A
Milan, Italy
B
Frankfurt, Germany
C
London, England
D
Plateau, Luxembourg
Question 4 Explanation: 
Plateau, Luxembourg Explanation:Head-Werner Hoyer
Question 5
..........is analogous to a relay race where crop hands over land to next crop in quick succession
A
Sequence cropping
B
Relay cropping
C
Overlap cropping
D
Mixed cropping
Question 5 Explanation: 
Relay cropping:Relay cropping is the growing of two or more crops on the same field with the planting of the second crop after the first one has completed its development
Question 6
Redfoo and Sky Blu were members of which electronic rock band?
A
LMFAO
B
Simply Red
C
Blue Sky Blues
D
Deep Purple
Question 6 Explanation: 
LMFAO
Question 7
Who was elected Governor of Texas in 1994?
A
Sonny Bono
B
Clint Eastwood
C
George W Bush
D
Bill Clinton
Question 7 Explanation: 
George W Bush
Question 8
Where is the Sea of Vapors?
A
Near Jamaica, next to the Caribbean Sea
B
Yellowstone National Park, USA
C
Rotorua. New Zealand
D
On the Moon
Question 8 Explanation: 
On the Moon
Question 9
The Sirohi, Jamunapari (or Jamnapari), Beetal, and Barbari goats are native to which arid or semi-arid area?
A
Southern Afghanistan
B
North-western India
C
Northern Iran
D
Eastern Mongolia
Question 9 Explanation: 
North-western India
Question 10
What is the name of the Hobbit who carries the ring to Mordor to be destroyed?
A
Strider
B
Elrond
C
Frodo
D
Peregrin Took
Question 10 Explanation: 
Frodo
Question 11
By what name is Saul Hudson, solo artist and guitarist in bands including Velvet Revolver and Guns N' Roses, better known?
A
Edge
B
Bruce Springsteen
C
Prince
D
Slash
Question 11 Explanation: 
Slash
Question 12
Which of these is a goddess in Egyptian mythology, the wife and sister of Osiris and mother of Horus, who found all of the pieces of Osiris's body after his brother had killed him, chopped him into tiny pieces and scattered them all over Egypt?
A
Shiloh
B
Isis
C
Kaolin
D
Jehoshaphat
Question 12 Explanation: 
Isis
Question 13
With what is the name of Sir Joseph Bazalgette (1819-1891) associated?
A
Designing and establishing a sewer network
B
First to enter the 1851 Great Exhibition in the Crystal Palace, London
C
Forming the British Broadcasting Company
D
Creating a vaccine for smallpox
Question 13 Explanation: 
Designing and establishing a sewer network
Question 14
What was the nationality of the scholar Erasmus?
A
Italian
B
Greek
C
Dutch
D
Norwegian
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dutch
Question 15
What is INMS?
A
Indian Naval Material Management Service
B
Indian Naval Management Medium System
C
Indian Naval Mass Management Sales
D
Indian Naval Material Management Save
Question 15 Explanation: 
Indian Naval Material Management Service
Question 16
In Britain, when did the Lord Chamberlain's office lose the power to censor performances of plays, a right granted in the 18th century?
A
1936
B
1843
C
1950
D
1968
Question 16 Explanation: 
1968
There are 16 questions to complete.

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