General knowledge quiz 1356

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which state is called as Land Of Five Rivers?
A
Odisha
B
Gujarat
C
Punjab
D
Haryana
Question 1 Explanation: 
Punjab:Punjab literally means ''(The Land of) Five Waters'' referring to the following rivers:the Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Sutlej, and Beas.
Question 2
What Australian company began as a saddlery business in 1856 and produced the first "Australian Car" in 1948?
A
Holden
B
Digger
C
Kangaroo
D
Cobber
Question 2 Explanation: 
Holden
Question 3
The Canary Islands are an autonomous dependency of what country?
A
Tunisia
B
Morocco
C
Spain
D
France
Question 3 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 4
Francis Crick and James Watson did their research into DNA at what institution?
A
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
B
Yale, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
C
Cambridge, England
D
Oxford, England
Question 4 Explanation: 
Cambridge, England
Question 5
Satish Kumar related to..........
A
kabaddi
B
Golf
C
Cricket
D
Boxing
Question 6
Living examples of one of the rarest and most primitive flowering plants, the Idiot Tree, are found where?
A
Amazon rainforest, South America
B
Queensland, Australia
C
Lappland, north Sweden
D
Central Borneo, Indonesia
Question 6 Explanation: 
Queensland, Australia
Question 7
What is the capital of Barbados?
A
Tirane
B
Luanda
C
Baku
D
Bridgetown
Question 8
In the film "Rocky Balboa", what was the outcome of his last fight?
A
He lost by a split decision
B
He won by a knock-out
C
It was a draw
D
The fight was abandoned
Question 8 Explanation: 
He lost by a split decision
Question 9
Who or what was Jesus referring to when he said "Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these"?
A
The lilies of the field
B
Rainbow trout
C
The skies at sunrise or sunset
D
The temple priests
Question 9 Explanation: 
The lilies of the field
Question 10
Emmitt Douglas was an African-American businessman from Louisiana, who served as president of the state's NAACP from 1966 until 1981. Why was he arrested in 1970?
A
Trying to attend a Ku Klux Klan meeting
B
He had unpaid traffic fines of over $1, 000
C
Disrupting a court case
D
He attempted to eat at an all-white restaurant in Baton Rouge
Question 10 Explanation: 
He attempted to eat at an all-white restaurant in Baton Rouge
Question 11
Who played the title role in Woody Allen's film "Annie Hall"?
A
Susan Sarandon
B
Mia Farrow
C
Diane Keaton
D
Julia Roberts
Question 11 Explanation: 
Diane Keaton
Question 12
DADAJI KONDADEV STADIUM located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
Assam
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Maharashtra
Question 13
Of all of the capitals of sovereign countries that are closest to each other, which two are the furthest apart?
A
Washington DC, USA and Ottawa, Canada
B
Wellington, New Zealand and Canberra, Australia
C
London, UK, and Paris, France
D
Helsinki, Finland, and Stockholm, Sweden
Question 13 Explanation: 
Wellington, New Zealand and Canberra, Australia
Question 14
Which of the following is the tallest tower in the world?
A
Milad Tower
B
Canton Tower
C
CN Tower
D
Tokyo Skytree
Question 14 Explanation: 
Tokyo Skytree:The Tokyo Skytree, completed in February 2012, reaches a height of 634 m (2, 080 ft), making it the tallest tower in the world.
Question 15
Country's first Electropreneur Park is inaugurated at which university by the Minister for Electronics and Information Technology?
A
Jawaharlal Nehru University
B
Pondicherry University
C
Delhi University
D
Banaras Hindu University
Question 15 Explanation: 
India's first Electropreneur Park is inaugurated by the Minister for Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad at Delhi University. Government funded Electropreneur Park, an incubation centre with focus on IP creation and product development to increase domestic manufacturing of electronics items.
Question 16
Mike Judge is the creator of which of these TV series?
A
Beavis and Butthead
B
The Simpsons
C
South Park
D
Family Guy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Beavis and Butthead
There are 16 questions to complete.

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