General knowledge quiz 126

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
An autobiographical novel 'Family Life' written by
A
Ved Prakash Sharma
B
Ajay Mishra
C
Akhil Sharma
D
Robin Sharma
Question 1 Explanation: 
Akhil Sharma:Family Life is a 2014 autobiographical novel by Akhil Sharma. Set in 1978, it tells the coming-of-age story of an eight-year old Indian boy named Ajay Mishra living with his recently immigrated family in New York City
Question 2
Which film, starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen and Donald O'Connor, told the story of a silent film ("The Dashing Cavalier") being transformed during production into a musical ("The Dancing Cavalier")?
A
Hollywood Revue
B
Singin' In The Rain
C
A Star Is Born
D
A Chorus Line
Question 2 Explanation: 
Singin' In The Rain
Question 3
Indus Valley were the first to produce..........
A
Wheat
B
Cotton
C
Barely
D
Ragi
Question 3 Explanation: 
Cotton:Cotton for textile was first cultivated in India. cultivated crops-Wheat, barely, dates, peas, sesamum, millet, ragi bajra and jowar
Question 4
In April 2014 a record BASE jump from top of the world's tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, involved how many people jumping?
A
3
B
2
C
15
D
12
Question 4 Explanation: 
3
Question 5
Which of the following is the currency of Angola?
A
Lek
B
Dram
C
Euro
D
Kwanza
Question 6
..........was the first artificial satellite launched in space
A
Vostok-I
B
Sputnik-I
C
Louika
D
Columbia
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sputnik-I:Sputnik 1 was the first artificial Earth satellite. The Soviet Union launched it into an elliptical low Earth orbit on 4 October 1957.
Question 7
The full-fledged Commonwealth Games were first organized in..........at..........
A
1930; Hamilton in Canada
B
1934; London in England
C
1932; Sydney in Australia
D
1936; Cardiff in UK
Question 8
Which sea serves the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim in Pakistan?
A
Caspian Sea
B
Arabian Sea
C
Bay of Bengal
D
Persian Gulf
Question 8 Explanation: 
Arabian Sea
Question 9
What is the official language in Guyana, on the South America mainland and on the southern limits of the Caribbean?
A
French
B
English
C
German
D
Russian
Question 9 Explanation: 
English
Question 10
What does the dish called "kedgeree" traditionally consist of?
A
A savoury sauce of melted cheese and other ingredients, served hot on toast
B
Chopped pickled vegetables and spice
C
Rice, cooked flaked fish & hard boiled eggs
D
Finely shredded cabbage, fermented by various lactic acid bacteria
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rice, cooked flaked fish & hard boiled eggs
Question 11
2016 Kabaddi World Cup being held in which country?
A
China
B
South Africa
C
Pakistan
D
India
Question 11 Explanation: 
India:The 2016 Kabaddi World Cup is an international Kabaddi tournament organised by the International Kabaddi Federation and has kicked off on October 7, 2016
Question 12
"Dae Jang Geum" (2003), an internationally telecast TV series from South Korean TV channel MBC (entitled "Jewel in the Palace" in English-speaking countries) and loosely based on the Annals of Joseon Dynasty of Korea, focuses on a character with what occupation?
A
Witch
B
Geisha
C
Physician
D
Courtesan
Question 12 Explanation: 
Physician
Question 13
Which American ragtime and early jazz pianist, bandleader and composer who wrote "Wolverine Blues", "Black Bottom Stomp", and "Buddy Bolden's Blues" claimed, in self-promotional hyperbole, to have invented jazz outright in 1902?
A
Paul Whiteman
B
"Jelly Roll" Morton
C
Duke Ellington
D
Wynton Marsalis
Question 13 Explanation: 
"Jelly Roll" Morton
Question 14
Which of these airlines is based in Germany?
A
Ryanair
B
Aeroflot
C
Lufthansa
D
KLM
Question 14 Explanation: 
Lufthansa
Question 15
Which of these was a character in the TV series "Dynasty"?
A
Alexis Carrington
B
Mary Hartman
C
Mary Richards
D
Sue Ellen Ewing
Question 15 Explanation: 
Alexis Carrington
Question 16
What is the word for a literary work that imitates another style or artist?
A
Smother
B
Plagiarism
C
Forgery
D
Pastiche
Question 16 Explanation: 
Pastiche
There are 16 questions to complete.

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