General knowledge quiz 1313

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a documented hoax virus?
A
McDonalds screensaver
B
Alien.worm
C
Merry Xmas
D
Adolph
Question 1 Explanation: 
A virus hoax is usually an email that gets mailed in chain letter fashion describing some devastating highly unlikely type of virus, you can usually spot a hoax because there's no file attachment, no reference to a third party who can validate the claim and the general 'tone' of the message.
Question 2
The sum of the internal angles of a polygon are how many degrees more than that of a triangle?
A
180
B
540
C
360
D
270
Question 2 Explanation: 
360
Question 3
What was the surname of the actor who won only 1 Academy Award, for Best Actor for the 1934 "It Happened One Night"?
A
Verandah
B
Attic
C
Dormer
D
Gable
Question 3 Explanation: 
Gable
Question 4
Which King of Macedon created one of the largest empires in ancient history between 336 and 323BC, including most of the city-states of mainland Greece and the (then) Persian-ruled Asia Minor?
A
Algernon the Large
B
Anderson the Small
C
Alexander The Great
D
Arbuthnot the Little
Question 4 Explanation: 
Alexander The Great
Question 5
Which become India's first warship to have ATM onboard?
A
INS Chennai
B
INS Vikramaditya
C
INS Aditya
D
INS Vikrant
Question 5 Explanation: 
INS Vikramaditya:India's biggest aircraft carrier ship INS Vikramaditya is set to make history by the becoming the nation's first warship to have an ATM onboard the vessel via satellite.
Question 6
Which of these is a fragrant climbing shrub?
A
Honeysuckle
B
Jamnibble
C
Marmaladechomp
D
Treaclemunch
Question 6 Explanation: 
Honeysuckle
Question 7
The modern Oxford-Cambridge University boating course runs from Putney to where?
A
Mortlake
B
Henley
C
Greenwich
D
Kew
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mortlake
Question 8
Which of these Scottish Whiskies is from the Speyside region?
A
Highland Park
B
Glenfiddich
C
Glenmorangie
D
Bruichladdich
Question 8 Explanation: 
Glenfiddich
Question 9
What is the favourite food of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?
A
Popcorn
B
Pizza
C
Sushi
D
Broccoli
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pizza
Question 10
Which US TV sitcom, set to theme music by George and Ira Gershwin, ran 1995 to 1998 and was nominated for 12 Emmy Awards, being given the 1996 Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series-Musical or Comedy?
A
Sex and the City
B
Cybill
C
Temporarily Yours
D
Will & Grace
Question 10 Explanation: 
Cybill
Question 11
Who would use a "huehuetl"?
A
A Mexican drummer
B
A Spanish chef
C
A Buddhist monk
D
An engineer on a funicular railway
Question 11 Explanation: 
A Mexican drummer
Question 12
In Greek mythology, who was the sister of Apollo?
A
Artemis
B
Nike
C
Hera
D
Delphi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Artemis
Question 13
Which city hosted the 1972 Olympics?
A
Munich
B
Mexico City
C
Montreal
D
Moscow
Question 13 Explanation: 
Munich
Question 14
How many US states border Lake Superior?
A
4
B
1
C
2
D
3
Question 14 Explanation: 
3
Question 15
Who has been awarded as Germany's highest civilian honour ''Cross of the Order of Merit''?
A
Rajesh Nath
B
Prakash Jain
C
Vijayakanth
D
Mahesh Bhatt
Question 15 Explanation: 
Rajesh Nath, Managing Director of VDMA India, has been conferred Germany's Highest Civilian Honour, 'Cross of the Order of Merit'. VDMA is a German Engineering Federation. 'Cross of the Order of Merit' was instituted in year 1951 and is also called Bundesverdienstkreuz or Federal Cross of Merit.
Question 16
Who was re-elected President of the Republic of Germany in 1932 defeating Adolf Hitler?
A
von Richthofen
B
von Zeppelin
C
von Hindenburg
D
von Trapp
Question 16 Explanation: 
von Hindenburg
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