General knowledge quiz 1262

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the 19th century, Chief Shaka was the leader of which group?
A
Zulus
B
Punjab indians
C
Comanche
D
Tongans
Question 1 Explanation: 
Zulus
Question 2
Which scholar and lawyer who became Speaker of the House of Commons and Treasurer of the Exchequer was beheaded for treason in 1534 after disagreeing with Henry VIII being head of the church?
A
Sir Francis Drake
B
Sir Toby Belch
C
Sir Thomas More
D
Sir Edmund Hillary
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sir Thomas More
Question 3
What is the middle name of Ashish Nehra?
A
Diwansingh
B
Karansingh
C
Ramsingh
D
Kulwaniram
Question 3 Explanation: 
He is a left arm pace bowler from Delhi born on 29th April 1979.
Question 4
The Mazda Cosmo, which began to be marketed in 1990, was the first car to be equipped with what as an option?
A
GDI
B
ABS
C
DOHC
D
GPS
Question 4 Explanation: 
GPS
Question 5
What instrument was played most frequently by composer Frederic Chopin?
A
Piano
B
Balalaika
C
Violin
D
Kazoo
Question 5 Explanation: 
Piano
Question 6
Bangra is a famous dance form in..........
A
Haryana
B
Rajasthan
C
Maharashtra
D
None of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
None of these, Bangra-Punjab
Question 7
Argentinian David Nalbandian is a professional player of what sport?
A
Soccer
B
Squash
C
Cricket
D
Tennis
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tennis
Question 8
Which type of plants, bear their fruit in pods?
A
Legumes
B
Cereals
C
Beans
D
Pulses
Question 8 Explanation: 
Legumes:Legumes are plants that bear their fruit in pods, which are casings with two halves, or hinges. Legumes are a very healthy food because it is low in fat and high in protein. Legumes are also very high in fiber and other nutrients
Question 9
The relative abundance of dissolved salts in seawater in descending order is as follows
A
chlorine, sodium, sulphate, magnesium, calcium, potassium
B
sodium, chlorine, magnesium, potassium, sulphate, calcium
C
chlorine, magnesium, calcium, sodium, potassium, sulphate
D
chlorine, sodium, magnesium, calcium, potassium, sulphate
Question 10
What is the country of origin of the cheese called "edam"?
A
USA
B
Greece
C
Netherlands
D
Wales
Question 10 Explanation: 
Netherlands
Question 11
Which of Queen Elizabeth II's children was the last to be married?
A
Edward
B
Andrew
C
Charles
D
Anne
Question 11 Explanation: 
Edward
Question 12
When Sir Alex Ferguson retired in May 2013 after 26 years as manager for Manchester United Football Club who succeeded him?
A
Wayne Rooney
B
Jose Mourinho
C
David Moyes
D
David Beckham
Question 12 Explanation: 
David Moyes
Question 13
Palaeontology is the study of what?
A
Fencing
B
Fossils
C
Friendship
D
Greek architecture
Question 13 Explanation: 
Fossils
Question 14
In Western films, what is a bar regularly called?
A
The calaboose
B
The pokey
C
Saloon
D
Livery stable
Question 14 Explanation: 
Saloon
Question 15
Where is Tirupati Balaji (Tirumala Venkateswara Temple) present?
A
Chittor, Andhra Pradesh
B
Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
C
Kolkata, West Bengal
D
Cuttack, Odisha
Question 15 Explanation: 
Chittor, Andhra Pradesh
Question 16
When did India enter into space age by launching the satellite 'Aryabhatta'?
A
1966
B
1932
C
1975
D
1990
There are 16 questions to complete.

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