General knowledge quiz 1304

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which half of a comedy duo was born in Lancashire in 1895?
A
Stan Laurel
B
Bud Abbott
C
Eric Morecambe
D
Jerry Lewis
Question 1 Explanation: 
Stan Laurel
Question 2
Nameri National Park located in which state?
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Maharashtra
D
Assam
Question 3
K T Irfan is associated with which sport?
A
Athlete
B
Crickter
C
Shooter
D
Swimmer
Question 3 Explanation: 
Athlete
Question 4
What is the thick watery substance filling the space between the lens and the cornea of the eye?
A
Aqueous humour
B
Vitreous enamel
C
Vitreous humour
D
Aqueous enamel
Question 4 Explanation: 
Aqueous humour
Question 5
Which part of root involved in water absorption?
A
Zone of root hairs
B
Zone of cell division
C
Zone of elongation
D
Zone of rootcap
Question 5 Explanation: 
Zone of root hairs:In roots, the most efficient region of water absorption is the root hair zone.
Question 6
The government in the UK 1935 to 1945, leading up to the partition of India in 1947, and from 1951 afterwards was Conservative; what was the UK government which saw the partition into effect and who led it?
A
Anthony Eden, Conservative
B
Neville Chamberlain, Conservative
C
Winston Churchill, Conservative
D
Clement Attlee, Labour
Question 6 Explanation: 
Clement Attlee, Labour
Question 7
Which TV series starred Richard Dean Anderson as a secret agent for the fictional Phoenix Foundation in Los Angeles, who is able to solve a wide range of problems with his Swiss army knife?
A
Steve Austin
B
MacGyver
C
Knight Rider
D
Car 54, Where Are You?
Question 7 Explanation: 
MacGyver
Question 8
How does one tell a potentially winning cob or conker?
A
Put them in water and choose from among those that sink
B
Put them in water and choose from among those that float
C
By its colour
D
By the method and frequency with which their tree has been pruned or brutted
Question 8 Explanation: 
Put them in water and choose from among those that sink
Question 9
Which of these is a novel by Hunter S Thompson?
A
Sleepless in Seattle
B
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
C
WKRP in Cincinnati
D
The Muppets Take Manhattan
Question 9 Explanation: 
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Question 10
What distinguishes the flag for Mali from that for its near neighbour Senegal?
A
The stripes of Senegal's flag are horizontal
B
A green five-pointed star in the centre of Senegal's central yellow stripe
C
The colours of Mali's flag are in reverse order
D
Mali's flag carries a crescent moon
Question 10 Explanation: 
A green five-pointed star in the centre of Senegal's central yellow stripe
Question 11
What was the first airship to cross the Atlantic, in 1919?
A
Graf Zeppelin
B
R.34
C
U47
D
Primrose
Question 11 Explanation: 
R.34
Question 12
Which of these is a 1990 film starring Kiefer Sutherland, Julia Roberts, Kevin Bacon, William Baldwin & Oliver Platt as medical students attempting to find out if there's anything beyond death by conducting clandestine experiments with near-death experiences?
A
Hillycircles
B
Flatliners
C
Bumpysquares
D
Eventriangles
Question 12 Explanation: 
Flatliners
Question 13
Who was the host of a TV variety show based in New York which was broadcast on Sunday nights from 20 June 1948 to 6 June 1971?
A
Jack Paar
B
Andy Williams
C
David Letterman
D
Ed Sullivan
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ed Sullivan
Question 14
In the 14th century, what name was given to Edward, eldest son of Edward III and father of Richard II?
A
Black Prince
B
Teddy Bear
C
Edward the Confessor
D
Sir Ed
Question 14 Explanation: 
Black Prince
Question 15
The Mohs scale measures what?
A
Hardness of minerals
B
Softness of water
C
Elasticity of metals
D
Density of liquids
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hardness of minerals
Question 16
Who invented Internal Combustion Engine?
A
Roger Bacon
B
Karl Benz
C
Dr. Alan M. Turing
D
Otto
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