General knowledge quiz 1259

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The prestigious Dan David prize awarded to recognize which field?
A
Literature
B
Sports
C
Astronomy
D
Science
Question 1 Explanation: 
Astronomy
Question 2
The regional economic commissions of the Economic and social Council (UNO) are
A
ECE (Economic Commission of Europe) and ESCAP (Economic and Social Commission for Asia)
B
ECLA (Economic Commission for Latin America) and ECA (Economic Commission for Africa)
C
ECWA (Economic Commission for Western Asia) and ECLA
D
All of the above
Question 3
Which of these US cities is closest to the Mojave Desert?
A
San Francisco
B
San Diego
C
San Bernardino
D
Phoenix
Question 3 Explanation: 
San Bernardino
Question 4
What film did Vittorio de Sica direct in 1946 about two innocent boys in Rome who commit a crime to buy a horse?
A
Open City
B
Shoe Shine
C
The Bicycle Thief
D
The Children Are Watching Us
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shoe Shine
Question 5
A 1993 film starring Tom Hanks was "Sleepless in... " where?
A
Seattle
B
Semolina
C
Swansea
D
Somalia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Seattle
Question 6
Where were the FIBA (Basketball) World Championships held in 2006?
A
Indianapolis, USA
B
Japan
C
Beijing
D
Seoul
Question 6 Explanation: 
Japan
Question 7
The Spectrum of Carbon monoxide is..........
A
Band Spectrum
B
Line Spectrum
C
Continuous
D
Linear Spectrum
Question 7 Explanation: 
Band Spectrum:All of the numerous band spectra formerly attributed to carbon are due probably to carbon compounds
Question 8
Ryder cup is related to..........
A
Cricket
B
Golf
C
Table Tennis
D
Horse Racing
Question 8 Explanation: 
Golf:The Ryder Cup is a biennial men's golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States. The competition is contested every two years.
Question 9
A job that is abbreviated to ASM is in what field?
A
Electrical contracting
B
Medicine
C
Theatre
D
Swimming
Question 9 Explanation: 
Theatre
Question 10
The Hampi Temples located in..........
A
Kerala
B
Karnataka
C
Bihar
D
Odisha
Question 10 Explanation: 
Karnataka:Hampi (Hampe) is a village in northern Karnataka, India. It was one of the richest and largest cities in the world during its prime. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi.
Question 11
In which of these films did Clint Eastwood not play a character called Inspector ''Dirty Harry'' Callaghan?
A
The Enforcer
B
The Rookie
C
Magnum Force
D
The Dead Pool
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Rookie
Question 12
Which of the following country's Prime Minister has announced Cabinet reshuffle?
A
Nepal
B
Australia
C
Bhutan
D
Spain
Question 12 Explanation: 
-Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced a Cabinet reshuffle after three ministers resigned over scandals
Question 13
Kidambi Srikanth associated with which sport?
A
Tennia
B
Snooking
C
Badminton
D
Chess
Question 13 Explanation: 
Badminton
Question 14
Which of these is the lowest suit when bidding in the card game Five Hundred?
A
Hearts
B
Spades
C
Diamonds
D
Clubs
Question 14 Explanation: 
Spades
Question 15
Several unexpected and late participants in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, came from which country?
A
Syria
B
North Korea
C
Yemen
D
Siberia
Question 15 Explanation: 
North Korea
Question 16
The suitable climate for rice cultivation in India is
A
Dry and cold
B
Hot and moist
C
Warm and Humid
D
Hot and Humid
Question 16 Explanation: 
Hot and moist:Rice is the staple crop of India. It is grown well in hot and moist climate. The geographical conditions for Rice Cultivation are:Temperature:16$^\circ$C-27$^\circ$C and rainfall 100 cm to 200 cm is ideal for rice growing
There are 16 questions to complete.

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