General knowledge quiz 1285

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following country leading producer of Uranium?
A
Kazakhstan
B
Canada
C
China
D
Australia
Question 1 Explanation: 
Kazakhstan:Kazakhstan has been the world's leading producer of uranium since 2009, when it produced almost 28 percent of the global total. Second-Canada and Third-Australia
Question 2
Financial Assets takes the form of currency from which of the following?
A
Monthly Income
B
Bank Deposits
C
Gold & Silver
D
Business like Real estate
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bank Deposits:Financial Assets takes the form of currency, bank deposits, shares and debentures, claims on government, mutual funds, national savings certificates, life insurance funds and provident and pension funds.
Question 3
The federal government of Australia moved to what new, purpose-built, planned, capital city in 1927?
A
Vampire
B
Lancaster
C
Mosquito
D
Canberra
Question 3 Explanation: 
Canberra
Question 4
Which song, in the best known translation, contains the words "Oh the shark has pretty teeth dear, And he shows them pearly white, Just a jack-knife has Macheath dear, And he keeps it out of sight"?
A
It's All Over Now
B
They Swam Right Over the Dam
C
Chanson d'Amour
D
Mack the Knife
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mack the Knife
Question 5
What name is given to a cocktail consisting mainly of vodka, Galliano, and orange juice?
A
Bugs Headstriker
B
Harvey Wallbanger
C
Thumper Foot-thumper
D
Roger Rabbit Whacker
Question 5 Explanation: 
Harvey Wallbanger
Question 6
The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations (UN). The seat of the Court is at the Peace Palace in..........
A
London
B
Montreal
C
The Hague
D
Berne
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Hague:The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations (UN). It was established in June 1945 by the Charter of the United Nations and began work in April 1946. The seat of the Court is at the Peace Palace in The Hague (Netherlands).
Question 7
The Electric motor is invented by..........
A
William Sturgeon
B
Emily Davenport
C
Gay Lussac
D
Michael Faraday
Question 7 Explanation: 
Michael Faraday:An electric motor is an electrical machine that converts electrical energy into mechanical energy. Michael Faraday was an English scientist who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include those of electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.
Question 8
The Horse latitude is..........in north direction
A
30o to 35o
B
25o to 30o
C
35o to 40o
D
20o to 30o
Question 8 Explanation: 
30o to 35o:The horse latitude which occurs at approximately 30o-35o north is also known as the:-calms of Cancer.
Question 9
Where would you most likely see a Zamboni?
A
On a menu
B
In a zoo
C
In the night sky
D
At an ice rink
Question 9 Explanation: 
At an ice rink
Question 10
The trophy know by the name of Grand Prix is associated with
A
table tennis
B
lawn tennis
C
table tennis and lawn tennis
D
table tennis, lawn tennis and shooting
Question 11
Which of the following is currency of UAE(United Kingdom of Emirates)?
A
Euro
B
Dinar
C
Dollar
D
Dirham
Question 11 Explanation: 
Dirham:UAE-AbuDhabi(Capital) and Dirham(Currency)
Question 12
The title "Simple on a Soapbox" uses...?
A
Alliteration
B
Alteration
C
Simile
D
Antonym
Question 12 Explanation: 
Alliteration
Question 13
World Meteorological Organization was established in..........
A
1947
B
1956
C
1990
D
1950
Question 13 Explanation: 
1950:The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories. It originated from the International Meteorological Organization (IMO), which was founded in 1873. Established in 1950.It has its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
Question 14
Which American author wrote "The Call Of The Wild", "White Fang", "The Sea Wolf" and "The Game"?
A
Ernest Hemingway
B
Jack London
C
Herman Melville
D
Ambrose Pierce
Question 14 Explanation: 
Jack London
Question 15
A baseball pitch called a "knuckleballer" is characterised by what?
A
It is thrown not pitched
B
It is pitched from ground level
C
Minimised spin and unpredictable flight
D
It is pitched high instead of straight
Question 15 Explanation: 
Minimised spin and unpredictable flight
Question 16
Where is the Ross Sea?
A
Antarctic Ocean
B
Arctic Ocean
C
A branch of the Mediterranean
D
A branch of the North Sea
Question 16 Explanation: 
Antarctic Ocean
There are 16 questions to complete.

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