General knowledge quiz 131

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In French cooking, the traditional dish of, basically, pickled herring is called what?
A
Le flick
B
Douane
C
Gateau de ma tante
D
Gendarme
Question 1 Explanation: 
Gendarme
Question 2
The Anemone hupehensis (commonly known as the Japanese anemone, Japanese thimbleweed, or Japanese windflower) was originally native to where?
A
Northern Korea
B
Eastern Mongolia
C
Northern Japan
D
Central China
Question 2 Explanation: 
Central China
Question 3
Which abolitionist was hung in 1859 for his role in the Harper's Ferry Raid and played a major role in starting the Civil War?
A
John Brown
B
John Hancock
C
Yankee Doodle
D
William Wilberforce
Question 3 Explanation: 
John Brown
Question 4
The higher the wind speed and the longer the fetch or distance of open water across which the wind blows and waves travel, the..........waves and the..........energy they process.
A
larger, more
B
larger, less
C
smaller, more
D
smaller, less
Question 5
The Crucible, a 1953 play by Arthur Miller, was set in what city?
A
Scranton
B
Minneapolis
C
Cincinnatii
D
Salem
Question 5 Explanation: 
Salem
Question 6
In the Christian biblical quotation, it is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a what than for a rich man to enter the Kingdom of God?
A
Tiger
B
Storm
C
Cyclops
D
Needle
Question 6 Explanation: 
Needle
Question 7
What annual event, held on a Monday for children and their parents, that was started in 1814 by First Lady Dolley Madison in the grounds of the Capitol, Washington DC, USA, is now held on the White House lawn?
A
Shootin' hoops with the Pres.
B
The President's Invitation Baseball game
C
The White House Santa Claus Gala
D
The Easter Egg Roll
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Easter Egg Roll
Question 8
The 1987 record "La Bamba" was by which artist?
A
Enya
B
Alicia Keys
C
Los Lobos
D
Los Del Rio
Question 8 Explanation: 
Los Lobos
Question 9
What is the name of the former island in the East End of London that is bounded on three sides by one of the largest meanders in the River Thames, with the West India Docks to the north?
A
Canvey Island
B
Cowes
C
Isle of Dogs
D
Eel Pie Island
Question 9 Explanation: 
Isle of Dogs
Question 10
Who is the author of the book titled 'The Crisis Within Knowledge and Education in India'?
A
Ganesh Devy
B
Shatavadhani Ganesh
C
Karan Mahajan
D
Aravind Adiga
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ganesh Devy:A book titled 'The Crisis Within Knowledge and Education in India' authored by Ganesh Devy was released in June 2017.
Question 11
Who is the 15th Attorney General of India?
A
Ramkrishina Rao
B
Radha Krishan
C
Ravichandran
D
K.K. Venugopal
Question 11 Explanation: 
K.K. Venugopal
Question 12
What philosopher, sometimes known by the honorific of "K'ung Fu-tzu" and born in BCE 551, has recently had his name given to a Peace Prize?
A
The 5th Dalai Lama
B
Ivan the Terrible
C
Confucius
D
Genghis Khan
Question 12 Explanation: 
Confucius
Question 13
The first final for what was held at Kennington Oval on 16 March1872.
A
The Auld Mug
B
The Bledisloe Cup
C
Webb Ellis Cup
D
FA Cup
Question 13 Explanation: 
FA Cup
Question 14
Study of crop production is..........
A
Entology
B
Ecology
C
Botany
D
Agronomy
Question 14 Explanation: 
Agronomy:Agronomy is the science and technology of producing and using plants for food, fuel, fiber, and land reclamation
Question 15
Golden Temple is situated in
A
New Delhi
B
Agra
C
Amritsar
D
Mumbai
Question 15 Explanation: 
Golden Temple is located in the holy city of Amritsar in the state of Punjab, India.
Question 16
The highest number of rural households are in..........
A
West Bengal
B
Siikim
C
Kerala
D
Bihar
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bihar:The highest number of rural households are in Bihar(90%)
There are 16 questions to complete.

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