General knowledge quiz 1337

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who has been selected for a Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award 2015?
A
Satya Nadella
B
Ramakrishna
C
Namita Roy
D
Narendra R Kumar
Question 1 Explanation: 
Satya Nadella:Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, has been selected for a Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award.
Question 2
Who, the illegitimate son of a peasant girl, was educated in the studio of a Florentine painter, spent much of his early working life in the service of Ludovico il Moro in Milan, worked in Rome, Bologna and Venice, and spent his final years in France at the home given to him by King Francois I?
A
Leonardo da Vinci
B
Galileo Galilei
C
Guglielmo Marconi
D
Benito Mussolini
Question 2 Explanation: 
Leonardo da Vinci
Question 3
The annual Tough Guy Challenge midwinter endurance race in Telford, England is a challenging 8 mile long assault course. Which of these is not one of the challenges?
A
An electrified fence
B
Water tunnels
C
Fire walks
D
Tree chopping
Question 3 Explanation: 
Tree chopping
Question 4
Which country has signed an agreement to build the first nuclear power plant for electricity production in Sudan?
A
USA
B
China
C
Australia
D
Russia
Question 4 Explanation: 
Russian State Corporation for Atomic Energy (Rosatom) announced that it has signed an agreement to build the first nuclear power plant for electricity production in Sudan. An agreement in this regard was signed by Rosatom Overseas and Sudan's Ministry of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity in Khartoum, Sudan. The nuclear power plant will be completed in one and a half years. This project is a part of Sudan's plan to generate more than 5000 megawatts by 2020. Last month a nuclear energy cooperation agreement was signed between Sudan and Russia.
Question 5
According to tradition, elephants have good what?
A
Eyesight
B
Manners
C
Memories
D
Skin tone
Question 5 Explanation: 
Memories
Question 6
What is Bedloes Island in the USA used for?
A
Zoological garden
B
Nuclear testing
C
Alcatraz prison
D
Statue of Liberty
Question 6 Explanation: 
Statue of Liberty
Question 7
What toy did George Lerner create for Hasbro company in 1952?
A
Sit and Spin
B
Talking baby doll
C
Mr. Potato Head
D
Hula hoop
Question 7 Explanation: 
This was a plastic potato-shaped body on which you could stick different features, such as eyes, ears, etc.
Question 8
What type of land constitutes most of the country of Gabon on the west coast of Africa?
A
Open savannah
B
Rainforest
C
Desert
D
Marsh
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rainforest
Question 9
What name is given to the items collected by a woman in anticipation of marriage?
A
Charity chest
B
Faith chest
C
Hope chest
D
Muse chest
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hope chest
Question 10
Who was the last king of France?
A
Charles II
B
Louis XVI
C
Philip II
D
Louis XVIII
Question 10 Explanation: 
Louis XVIII
Question 11
The US state of Virginia was named after which queen?
A
Freddie Mercury
B
Elizabeth II
C
Victoria
D
Elizabeth I
Question 11 Explanation: 
Elizabeth I
Question 12
What is the term length of President of USA?
A
7 years
B
4 years
C
3 Years
D
No limit
Question 12 Explanation: 
4 years:The President of the United States of America (POTUS) is the elected head of state and head of government of the United States.The term length is 4 years
Question 13
Which of these is a Scottish dish which is, essentially, baked chicken with spinach and poached eggs?
A
Bubble and Squeak
B
Clapshot
C
Rumbledethump
D
Howtowdie
Question 13 Explanation: 
Howtowdie
Question 14
..........is the longest road in India
A
Munnar Road
B
Neral-Matheran Road
C
Grand Trunk Road
D
Road at Khardungla
Question 14 Explanation: 
Grand Trunk Road:The Grand Trunk Road is one of Asia's oldest and longest major roads. For more than two millennia, it has linked the eastern and western regions of the Indian subcontinent, connecting South Asia with Central Asia. It runs from Chittagong, Bangladesh west to Howrah, West Bengal in India, running across Northern India into Lahore in Pakistan, further up to Kabul in Afghanistan.It was built by Sher Shah Suri
Question 15
Which of these is a type of tea?
A
Lapsang souchong
B
Shih Tzu
C
Karmann Ghia
D
Feldwebel
Question 15 Explanation: 
Lapsang souchong
Question 16
The shallow seas found in the Atlantic basin include the
A
Caribbean sea and Mediterranean
B
Baltic and Arctic seas
C
Gulf of Mexico
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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