General knowledge quiz 1388

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
As at 2017 the men's high jump record, set in 1993, is 2.45 m (8 ft 0 1/4 in). What is the current women's high jump record?
A
2.09 m (6 ft 10 1/4 in)
B
2.03 m (6 ft 7 3/4 in)
C
1.59 m (5.2 ft)
D
1.81 m (5 ft 11 1/4 in)
Question 1 Explanation: 
2.09 m (6 ft 10 1/4 in)
Question 2
What was the name of the TV doctor played by Richard Chamberlain in a US TV series in the 1960s?
A
Kilkenny
B
Kildare
C
Kerry
D
Killarney
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kildare
Question 3
King Hammurabi raised the first army of the world in
A
2000 BC
B
1500 BC
C
1480 BC
D
1027 BC
Question 4
Which company has tied up with Bank of Baroda to offer micro loans to sellers?
A
Snapdeal
B
Myntra
C
Paytm
D
Amazon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Amazon, India's leading e-commerce venture announced that it has joined hands with Bank of Baroda to offer micro loans to its sellers, in India. The Indian unit of Amazon has planned to provide unsecured micro loans for its sellers.The loans would be provided for amounts ranging from Rs.1 lakh to Rs.25 lakh. Interest rates would be low around 10.45 %-11 %.
Question 5
Dast-e-Kavir is the largest salt desert located in which country?
A
Africa
B
Iran
C
Iraq
D
USA
Question 5 Explanation: 
Iran:The Dasht-i Kavir is a vast salt marsh covering almost one quarter of central Iran.It is the world largest salt desert.
Question 6
Barbi Benton was famous as whose girlfriend from 1969 to 1976?
A
Hugh Hefner
B
Bob Guccione
C
Larry Flynt
D
David Attenborough
Question 6 Explanation: 
Hugh Hefner
Question 7
Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, can be described as what?
A
A bornhardt
B
A roche moutonnee
C
A tor
D
A mesa
Question 7 Explanation: 
A bornhardt
Question 8
The main period of Mesozoic era include
A
Triassic period and Cretaceous period
B
Jurassic period and Triassic period
C
Triassic period, Jurassic period and cretaceous period
D
cretaceous period and Jurassic period
Question 9
Kujataa is one of the four municipalities of which of the following?
A
Finland
B
Greenland
C
Switzerland
D
Thailand
Question 9 Explanation: 
Greenland:Kujataa is a sub-arctic farming landscape located in the southern region of Greenland.
Question 10
In the myths and legends of which country does Queen Maeve, or Medb, figure?
A
Cornwall
B
Ireland
C
Scotland
D
England
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ireland
Question 11
Which of these is a type of melon?
A
Piccolo
B
Canterbury
C
Cantaloupe
D
Francois
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cantaloupe
Question 12
What does the expression "e and oe" mean?
A
Executives and officers excepted
B
Extras and over 80%
C
Evens and odds evenly
D
Errors and omissions excepted
Question 12 Explanation: 
Errors and omissions excepted
Question 13
Sir George Grey was Premier of which state or country 1877-1879, having previously served it as its autocratic and influential Governor 1845-53 and 1861-1868?
A
Cape Colony
B
South Australia
C
New Zealand
D
Mauritius
Question 13 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 14
One watt-hour is equal to
A
2$ imes$103J
B
correctchoice 1.5$\times$103J
C
3.6$\times$103J 4.2.3$\times$103J
Question 14 Explanation: 
3.6$\times$103J:The kilowatt hour is a derived unit of energy equal to 3.6 megajoules. If the energy is being transmitted or used at a constant rate (power)
Question 15
Which of these is a wrestling hold?
A
New York oyster
B
Cincinnati lobster
C
Boston crab
D
Las Vegas squid
Question 15 Explanation: 
Boston crab
Question 16
'Ashes' is the term associates with which sports?
A
Basketball
B
Cricket
C
Hockey
D
Volleyball
There are 16 questions to complete.

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