General knowledge quiz 1380

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In 1891, Paul Gaugin left France to live where?
A
Hawaii
B
Fiji
C
New Caledonia
D
Tahiti
Question 1 Explanation: 
Tahiti
Question 2
Which country is Papua New Guinea part of?
A
Indonesia
B
None, it is independent
C
Australia
D
Malaysia
Question 2 Explanation: 
None, it is independent
Question 3
Haskell Wexler, who has been recently passed away was related to which of the following field?
A
Politician
B
Author
C
Musician
D
Cinematographer
Question 3 Explanation: 
Correct Haskell Wexler, ASC was an American cinematographer, film producer and director. Wexler was judged to be one of film history's ten most influential cinematographers in a survey of the members of the International Cinematographers Guild.
Question 4
Motorbikes compete without brakes in what types of event?
A
Speedway
B
Superbikes
C
BMX
D
Motorcross
Question 4 Explanation: 
Speedway
Question 5
Which NBA player scored 8 points in the final 7 seconds of a game to lead his team to victory?
A
Baron Davis
B
Kevin Garnett
C
Stephon Maurbury
D
Reggie Miller
Question 6
Which of the following dance is famous dance of Chhatisgarh?
A
Bhavai
B
Garba
C
Faguna
D
Raut Nacha
Question 6 Explanation: 
Raut Nacha:Raut Nacha is one of the famous dance of Chhatisgarh
Question 7
Which of these are not all single-celled organisms?
A
Amoeboids
B
Bacteria
C
Archaea
D
Fungi
Question 7 Explanation: 
Fungi
Question 8
Which Delta blues musician, according to legend, met the Devil at a crossroad and received mastery of the guitar in return for his soul?
A
John Lee Hooker
B
Elmore james
C
Jimmy Reed
D
Robert Johnson
Question 8 Explanation: 
Robert Johnson
Question 9
What 3-wheeled microcar manufactured in 1962 and 1965 on the Isle of Man retailed for Pound 199, and holds the record for the smallest-ever automobile to go into production?
A
Suzuki Alto
B
Peel P50
C
Sinclair C5
D
TRS 80
Question 9 Explanation: 
Peel P50
Question 10
In 1968, what telephone number was established as the national emergency number for the United States?
A
119
B
111
C
999
D
911
Question 10 Explanation: 
911
Question 11
Which of these is a weightlifter who won Olympic golds in 1992 (Barcelona) in the-90 kg class, 1996 (Atlanta) in the-99 kg class and 2000 (Sydney) in the-94 kg class?
A
Koo Stark
B
Kakhi Kakhiashvili
C
Karen Carpenter
D
Kim Kardashian
Question 11 Explanation: 
Kakhi Kakhiashvili
Question 12
What were the main factors responsible for World War I?
A
Nationalism and imperialism
B
Militarism and entangling alliances
C
Mutual rivalry, hatred and distrust within the countries
D
All of the above
Question 13
When was the company, the Tabulating Machine Company which later joined with three others to form the Computing Tabulating Recording Company, first launched?
A
1922
B
1911
C
1924
D
1896
Question 13 Explanation: 
1896
Question 14
Who was awarded FIFA's Ballon D'Or in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012?
A
Ronaldinho
B
Lionel Messi
C
Cristiano Ronaldo
D
Zinedine Zidane
Question 14 Explanation: 
Lionel Messi
Question 15
Indycar sportsman Scott Dixon, who won his first Indy championship in 2000 and whose ratio of wins to career starts is the best of all-time regular drivers in the IRL, comes from where?
A
Japan
B
New Zealand
C
Alaska
D
New Guinea
Question 15 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 16
What is claustrophobia the fear of?
A
People with the surname "Barbie"
B
Men with beards dressed in red at Christmas
C
The Beatles "Revolver" album cover
D
Confined spaces
Question 16 Explanation: 
Confined spaces
There are 16 questions to complete.

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