General knowledge quiz 133

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
From which sport do we get the expression "Thrown a curve ball"?
A
Tennis
B
Cricket
C
Association Football (Soccer)
D
Baseball
Question 1 Explanation: 
Baseball
Question 2
What sign of the zodiac is represented by a goat?
A
Taurus
B
Libra
C
Aries
D
Capricorn
Question 2 Explanation: 
Capricorn
Question 3
Thumba Equatorial Rocket launching station is located in..........
A
Kerala
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Katrnataka
D
Maharashtra
Question 3 Explanation: 
Kerala:Thumba Equatorial Rocket launching station is located in Kerala.Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launch Station (TERLS) was established in 1962
Question 4
Where in Africa is Table Mountain?
A
South Africa
B
Libya
C
Mozambique
D
Morocco
Question 4 Explanation: 
South Africa
Question 5
What is the capital of Algeria?
A
Casablanca
B
Tunis
C
Cairo
D
Algiers
Question 5 Explanation: 
Algiers
Question 6
What is "Californian Blush"?
A
Wine
B
Rose
C
A scandal
D
Dog breed
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wine
Question 7
Rajiv Gandhi Wildlife Sanctary is located in which state?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Maharashtra
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Haryana
Question 7 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh Explanation The Nagarjunasagar-Srisailam Sanctuary was notified in 1978 and came under the protection of Project Tiger in 1983. The reserve was renamed as Rajiv Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary in 1992.
Question 8
The blood in human body is filtered by the body over how many times per day?
A
400 times
B
300 times
C
500 times
D
100 times
Question 8 Explanation: 
s:Every drop of blood in human body is filtered by the body over 300 times a day
Question 9
What figure of Apollo stood from around 280 BC until destroyed by an earthquake around 224 BC?
A
Lighthouse of Alexandria
B
Statue of Liberty
C
Gilgamesh
D
Colossus of Rhodes
Question 9 Explanation: 
Colossus of Rhodes
Question 10
Which of these is a game for four players that is similar to whist?
A
Myst
B
Poker
C
Spider
D
Solo whist
Question 10 Explanation: 
Solo whist
Question 11
Which of these is a character from the musical "Annie"?
A
Robin
B
Obelix
C
Snowy
D
Daddy Warbucks
Question 11 Explanation: 
Daddy Warbucks
Question 12
Who is credited with establishing the rules which differentiate North American Football, or gridiron, from other forms of ball games?
A
Fielding Harris Yost
B
Thrift Burnside
C
Walter Chauncey Camp
D
John William Heisman
Question 12 Explanation: 
Walter Chauncey Camp
Question 13
Tarnowskie Gory is a town of..........country
A
Hungary
B
Sweden
C
Singapore
D
Poland
Question 13 Explanation: 
Poland:Tarnowskie Gory is a town in Silesia, located in the Silesian Highlands near Katowice in Poland
Question 14
Who sleeps in a walnut shell in a story by Hans Christian Anderson?
A
Tom Thumb
B
Tiny Tim
C
Mrs Tittlemouse
D
Thumbelina
Question 14 Explanation: 
Thumbelina
Question 15
The world's largest single rooftop facility inaugurated in which city of India?
A
Punjab
B
Haryana
C
Maharashtra
D
Rajasthan
Question 15 Explanation: 
Punjab:Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal inaugurated a solar power plant spread over 42 acres on the Dera Baba Jaimal Singh (Radha Soami sect) premises here, which the government claimed was the world's largest single rooftop facility. The plant has the capacity to produce 11.5MW electricity.
Question 16
Who, in 2004, was nominated for two academy awards:Best Supporting Actor in "Collateral"and Best Actor in "Ray" (which he won)?
A
Leonardo DiCaprio
B
Morgan Freeman
C
Jamie Foxx
D
Johnny Depp
Question 16 Explanation: 
Jamie Foxx
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