General knowledge quiz 129

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which team came third in the 2002 men's basketball world championships in Indianapolis?
A
Australia
B
New Zealand
C
Germany
D
Canada
Question 1 Explanation: 
Germany
Question 2
French physicist and engineer Augustin-Jean Fresnel (1788-1827) contributed significantly to the establishment of what theory?
A
Quantum thermodynamics
B
Wave optics
C
Gravitational lensing
D
Black-body radiation
Question 2 Explanation: 
Wave optics
Question 3
Before 1991, Slovenia was part of which country?
A
Iraq
B
Greece
C
Turkey
D
Yugoslavia
Question 3 Explanation: 
Yugoslavia
Question 4
Where is Kasu Brahmananda Reddy national park situated?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Telangana
C
Goa
D
Maharashtra
Question 4 Explanation: 
Brahmananda Reddy national park-Telangana
Question 5
Emperor Bokassa was overthrown as ruler of what country in September 1979?
A
Haiti
B
Central African Republic
C
Myanmar
D
Ethiopia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Central African Republic
Question 6
Cockpit of Europe is surname of..........
A
New York
B
Beijing
C
Rome
D
Belgium
Question 6 Explanation: 
Belgium:Belgium is so called because it has been the site of more European battles than any other country.For example, Oudenarde, Ramillies, Fontenoy, Fleurus, Jemmapes, Ligny, Quatre Bras, Waterloo.
Question 7
Which of these countries does not administer part of the area known as Kashmir?
A
Afghanistan
B
India
C
Pakistan
D
China
Question 7 Explanation: 
Afghanistan
Question 8
Recently lead free petrol was introduced in our country because
A
they are not needed now as anti-knock agents
B
they tower the efficiency of the engine
C
they cause less pollution
D
to reduce the cost of petrol
Question 9
In 1945, which of these joined the British "Women's Auxiliary Territorial Service" as a Second Subaltern, trained as a driver and mechanic, drove a military truck, and rose to the rank of Junior Commander?
A
Princess (later Queen) Elizabeth
B
Lady Astor
C
Clementine Churchill
D
Florence Nightingale
Question 9 Explanation: 
Princess (later Queen) Elizabeth
Question 10
Which of these has the shortest wavelength?
A
Ultra violet light
B
X Rays
C
Gamma rays
D
Radio waves
Question 10 Explanation: 
Gamma rays
Question 11
Who is the first Indian to win an international medal in skiing, by winning a bronze medal in the Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup?
A
Rihana Jones
B
Jamyang Namgial
C
Ajeet Bajaj
D
Aanchal Thakur
Question 11 Explanation: 
India's Aanchal Thakur became the first Indian to win an international medal in skiing, by winning a bronze medal in the Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup.Aanchal Thakur hails from Manali. She won a Bronze medal in the slalom race category at Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup.The Alpine Ejder 3200 Cup was organised by Federation International de Ski (FIS) at the Palandoken Ski Centre, in Erzurum in Turkey.
Question 12
Who played the joker in the 2008 film "The Dark Knight"?
A
Ethan Hawke
B
Heath Ledger
C
Elijah Wood
D
Michael Palin
Question 12 Explanation: 
Heath Ledger
Question 13
Which of these bands is not from Sweden?
A
ABBA
B
Aqua
C
Ace of Base
D
Benny Anderssons Orkester
Question 13 Explanation: 
Aqua
Question 14
In which country is the city of Lisburn?
A
Scotland
B
Wales
C
Northern Ireland
D
England
Question 14 Explanation: 
Northern Ireland
Question 15
The game Hare and Hounds is typically played on which shape board?
A
Two-ended spearhead with orthogonal and diagonal lines running through
B
Six pointed
C
Hexagon
D
Oblong
Question 15 Explanation: 
Two-ended spearhead with orthogonal and diagonal lines running through
Question 16
The Oldest Mountain range in India is..........
A
Aravalli
B
Makhonjwa
C
Appalachian
D
Satpura
Question 16 Explanation: 
Aravalli:The Aravalli range are the oldest fold mountains in India. The northern end of the range continues as isolated hills and rocky ridges into Haryana state, ending in Delhi.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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