General knowledge quiz 130

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In which of these is there a city named Palm Springs?
A
Hawaii
B
Spain
C
California
D
Egypt
Question 1 Explanation: 
California
Question 2
Which of these comes from the leaves of the sassafras?
A
File powder
B
Arsenic
C
Rose hip
D
Ginger
Question 2 Explanation: 
File powder
Question 3
What is the setting for the musical "Oliver!"?
A
Salzburg
B
London
C
New York, New York
D
Gary, Indiana
Question 3 Explanation: 
London
Question 4
What is the English chalk plain crossed by the Avon that includes the prehistoric monuments of Stonehenge and Amesbury?
A
Wimbledon Common
B
Salisbury Plain
C
Greenham Common
D
Hampstead Heath
Question 4 Explanation: 
Salisbury Plain
Question 5
In trees, what is the word for the innermost layer of bark that carries organic nutrients, particularly sucrose, to all parts of the plant?
A
Rheum
B
Phloem
C
Phlegm
D
Shalom
Question 5 Explanation: 
Phloem
Question 6
The term of office of a Judge of the International Court of Justice is
A
five years
B
six years
C
nine years
D
ten years
Question 7
Which of these fashion designers was born in the USA?
A
Donna Karan
B
Mary Quant
C
Cecil Beaton
D
Gianni Versace
Question 7 Explanation: 
Donna Karan
Question 8
The Battle of the River Plate was between the "Ajax", the "Achilles", the "Exeter" and which other ship?
A
Admiral Graf Spee
B
Bismarck
C
Scharnhorst
D
Prinz Eugen
Question 8 Explanation: 
Admiral Graf Spee
Question 9
Which of these is an ingredient of a "pina colada"?
A
Rum
B
Gin
C
Whisky
D
Wine
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rum
Question 10
Excessive secretion from the pituitary gland in the children results in
A
increased height
B
retarded growth
C
weakening of bones
D
None of the above
Question 11
Which American vocalist (described by the British newspaper "The Guardian" as "one of the greatest voices of her generation") whose repertoire included jazz, blues, folk, gospel and pop, was unknown outside Washington, D.C., until after she died of melanoma in 1996?
A
Eva Cassidy
B
Maria Muldaur
C
Brenda Lee
D
Dolly Parton
Question 11 Explanation: 
Eva Cassidy
Question 12
What device is used to regulate a person's heart rate?
A
Metronome
B
Running hare
C
Pacemaker
D
Treadmill
Question 12 Explanation: 
Pacemaker
Question 13
What is the main unit of currency in Turkey?
A
Franc
B
Pound
C
Lira
D
Dollar
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lira
Question 14
In CSGL Account, ''S'' Stands for..........
A
Subsidiary
B
Securities
C
Scheduled
D
Stock
Question 14 Explanation: 
CGSL-Constituents' Subsidiary General Ledger(CSGL)
Question 15
The only original member, Ian Paice, still plays drums for which band?
A
Gerry and the Pacemakers
B
Pink Floyd
C
Rolling Stones
D
Deep Purple
Question 15 Explanation: 
Deep Purple
Question 16
The range of missile Agni is approximately
A
150 km
B
1200-2000 km
C
500 m to 9 km
D
4 km
There are 16 questions to complete.

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