General knowledge quiz 1277

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Excessively cold and forceful winds that blow in the Polar region are known as
A
Tornadoes
B
Blizzard
C
Polar winds
D
Typhoons
Question 1 Explanation: 
Blizzard:A blizzard is a severe snowstorm characterized by strong sustained winds of at least 56 km/h (35 mph) and lasting for more than 3 hours.
Question 2
What is the greatest distance between the capitals of two sovereign countries that share a border?
A
Beijing, People's Republic of China and Hanoi, Vietnam
B
Paris, France, and Madrid, Spain
C
Pyongyang, North Korea and Moscow, Russia
D
Buenos Aires, Argentina and Brasilia, Brazil
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pyongyang, North Korea and Moscow, Russia
Question 3
Who was the world snooker champion in 1998, 2007, 2009, and 2011?
A
Graeme Dott
B
Ronnie O'Sullivan
C
Shaun Murphy
D
John Higgins
Question 3 Explanation: 
John Higgins
Question 4
What building, erected at Sydenham near London in 1834 in 200 acres of grounds and given to the public in 1920, was gutted by fire in 1936?
A
Windsor Castle
B
Crystal Palace
C
Clarence House
D
Kensington Palace
Question 4 Explanation: 
Crystal Palace
Question 5
The Indian Ocean Arc is an Imaginary circle in space about..........over the equator
A
20, 000 km
B
35, 000 km
C
36, 000 km
D
30, 000 km
Question 6
The main active constituent of tea and coffee is
A
nicotine
B
chlorophyll
C
caffeine
D
aspirin
Question 7
Cobol, Basic and Fortran are types of what?
A
Egyptian gods
B
Man made fibres
C
Telephone companies
D
Computer languages
Question 7 Explanation: 
Computer languages
Question 8
In chess, how many squares does the King move when castling?
A
4
B
1
C
3
D
2
Question 8 Explanation: 
2
Question 9
Where was Eric "Butterbean" Esch's mixed martial arts bout with Mariusz Pudzianowski on 18 September 2010, where an incomplete rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner", with wrong and incomplete words, made news around the world?
A
Vienna, Austria
B
Lodz, Poland
C
Frankfurt, Germany
D
Copenhagen, Denmark
Question 9 Explanation: 
Lodz, Poland
Question 10
To introduce a pear flavour into a dish or drink which is best to use?
A
Mead
B
Calvados
C
Scrumpy
D
Perry
Question 10 Explanation: 
Perry
Question 11
Where would a haulm usually be found?
A
In the deep sea
B
As part of a suit of armour
C
In a towing connection in a transport trailer
D
In a garden
Question 11 Explanation: 
In a garden
Question 12
Roughly what does Juliet mean when she says "Wherefore art thou Romeo"?
A
Why don't you call me?
B
Where are you?
C
What a great painting!
D
Why are you a Montague?
Question 12 Explanation: 
Why are you a Montague?
Question 13
Who developed the men's scent "I Am King", which was first marketed in February 2009?
A
Cassius Clay
B
Snoop Dogg
C
Sean Combs
D
Prince Charles
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sean Combs
Question 14
Which of these is a is a condition that occurs when part of the body suffers a blow, blood clot or other collection of fluid under the perichondrium, which separates it from the cartilage, resulting in the formation of fibrous tissue in the overlying skin?
A
Ingrown toenail
B
Endocarditis
C
Bunion
D
Cauliflower ear
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cauliflower ear
Question 15
Which line is place between Germany and Poland?
A
Hindenburg line
B
Radcliffe line
C
Durand line
D
Macmohan line
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hindenburg line:Hindenburg Line is the boundary dividing Germany and Poland. The Germans retreated to this line in 1917 during World War I
Question 16
The American TV writer and producer Jenji Kohan is known for creating award-winning dramas one of which is the series...?
A
Orange Is the New Black
B
The Big Bang Theory
C
House of Cards
D
Breaking Bad
Question 16 Explanation: 
Orange Is the New Black
There are 16 questions to complete.

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