General knowledge quiz 1327

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the USA, what is the filling for a bread bun to make a "sloppy Joe"?
A
Baked beans
B
Cooked mince beef and tomato sauce
C
Bacon, lettuce and tomato
D
Fried egg
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cooked mince beef and tomato sauce
Question 2
Which women's squash player won the World Open four times (1985, 1987, 1990 & 1992) and the British Open eight times?
A
Martine Le Moignan
B
Heather McKay
C
Susan Devoy
D
Lisa Opie
Question 2 Explanation: 
Susan Devoy
Question 3
Who among the following is founder of Facebook?
A
Shiva Ayyadurai
B
Evan Williams
C
Steve Jobs
D
Mark Zuckerberg
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mark Zuckerberg:Facebook is an online social networking service headquartered in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg
Question 4
The Budget has to be passed by the Lok Sabha before it can come into force effect on..........
A
November 1
B
March 1
C
April 1
D
January 1
Question 4 Explanation: 
April 1:The budget has to be passed by the House before it can come into effect on April 1 every year
Question 5
What was the life expectancy of someone who contracted the bubonic plague, the most commonly seen form during the Black Death that peaked in Europe between 1348 and 1350, which had a mortality rate of thirty to seventy-five percent?
A
8 days
B
8 years
C
8 months
D
8 hours
Question 5 Explanation: 
8 days
Question 6
Which of these cities has nicknames including the Granite City, the Grey City, the Silver City with the Golden Sands?
A
Aberdeen
B
Edinburgh
C
Stockholm
D
Odessa
Question 6 Explanation: 
Aberdeen
Question 7
In the "Batman" film released in 1989 who played the villain called "The Joker"?
A
Jack Nicholson
B
Adam West
C
Val Kilmer
D
Ben Affleck
Question 7 Explanation: 
Jack Nicholson
Question 8
Where was the 1994 earthquake, magnitude MW of 8.2, resulting from the Nazca plate's being pushed beneath the mantle of the South American continent?
A
Bolivia
B
Chile
C
Sumba
D
Northern Peru
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bolivia
Question 9
What is the term for intimate conversation in bed?
A
Sheet chatter
B
Eiderdown babble
C
Pillow talk
D
Bed bunny
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pillow talk
Question 10
Who was the author of the plays "The Professor's Love Story", "Quality Street", "The Admirable Crichton" and "Peter Pan"?
A
J M Barrie
B
J B Priestley
C
George Bernard Shaw
D
Oscar Wilde
Question 10 Explanation: 
J M Barrie
Question 11
John the Baptist lived in the wilderness of Judea between Jerusalem and the Dead Sea, "his raiment of camel's hair, and a leather girdle about his loins; and his meat was..." what?
A
Dates and wild berries
B
Frogs and molasses
C
Wild bees and treacle
D
Locusts and wild honey
Question 11 Explanation: 
Locusts and wild honey
Question 12
For what is Charles Babbage (1792-1871) remembered?
A
Computers
B
Telescopes
C
Radio-Telegraphy
D
Steam Boating
Question 12 Explanation: 
Know as the Father of Computing. He began his 'Analytical Engine' in 1833. The first computer, although he never completed it.
Question 13
What virtual cricketing prize began in 1882 when Australia beat England by 7 runs?
A
The Grace Gates
B
The Ashes
C
The Silver Pads
D
The Dustings
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Ashes
Question 14
What is the maximum number of players that can be on a polo field at any one time during a game?
A
10
B
4
C
6
D
8
Question 14 Explanation: 
8
Question 15
Where is the traditional home of balsamic vinegar?
A
Italy
B
Argentina
C
India
D
Wales
Question 15 Explanation: 
Italy
Question 16
Which of these was an explorer of Australia who led several expeditions into the interior of the continent, from Sydney and Adelaide?
A
Roald Amundsen
B
James Cook
C
Doctor David Livingstone
D
Charles Sturt
Question 16 Explanation: 
Charles Sturt
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