General knowledge quiz 139

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name of the golf club at St Andrews, Scotland, founded in 1754, whose motto is "Far and Sure"?
A
The Golf Club of Scotland
B
Royal St Andrews Golf Club
C
St Andrews Golf Club
D
Royal and Ancient Golf Club
Question 1 Explanation: 
Royal and Ancient Golf Club
Question 2
The River Volga runs through which capital city?
A
Moscow
B
Belgrade
C
Budapest
D
Bratislava
Question 2 Explanation: 
Moscow
Question 3
The oath of the President is administered by the..........
A
Home minister
B
Finance Minister
C
Chief Justice of India.
D
Vice President
Question 3 Explanation: 
Chief Justice of India.:The President is indirectly elected by the people through elected members of both the houses of Parliament and the Legislative Assemblies in States and of New Delhi and Puducherry and serves for a renewable term of five years. The oath of the President is administered by the Chief Justice of India.
Question 4
Who won Miss International 2017?
A
Natsuki Tsutsi
B
Amber Dew
C
Kevin Lilliana
D
Abigal Martey
Question 4 Explanation: 
Indonesia's Kevin Lilliana was crowned Miss International 2017 by the Philippines' Kylie Verzosa at the Tokyo Dome City Hall in Japan. The coronation night was held at the Tokyo Dome City Hall in Japan. This is the first Miss International title for Indonesia. Kevin Lilliana is 21 years old. She is a model. She has won the crown beating 68 candidates from across the world.
Question 5
Somnath temple is located in..........
A
Telangana
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Maharashtra
D
Gujarat
Question 6
Which is literally means 'acid former'?
A
Nitrogen
B
Hydrogen
C
Oxygen
D
Carbon
Question 6 Explanation: 
Oxygen:The name oxygen comes from the Greek stems oxys, ''acid, '' and gennan, ''to form or generate.'' Thus, oxygen literally means ''acid former
Question 7
Where is the Walvis Ridge?
A
The Apennine Mountains
B
The southern Atlantic Ocean floor
C
Off the west coast of Ireland
D
Under the jawbone
Question 7 Explanation: 
The southern Atlantic Ocean floor
Question 8
Where did Sherlock Holmes lose his struggle with Moriarty but did not die after all?
A
Eiffel Tower
B
Reichenbach Falls
C
Mont Blanc
D
London Bridge
Question 8 Explanation: 
Reichenbach Falls
Question 9
Indonesia's currency is..........
A
Rial
B
Dollar
C
Rupee
D
Yen
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rupee:Indonesia-Jakarta(Capital) and Rupee(Currency)
Question 10
Where is Campeche Bay?
A
Gulf of Mexico
B
Caribbean Sea
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Gulf of California
Question 10 Explanation: 
Gulf of Mexico
Question 11
What is another name for the plant known as "deadly nightshade"?
A
Foxglove
B
Belladonna
C
Gladioli
D
Beauxartes
Question 11 Explanation: 
Belladonna
Question 12
What is Mexico's largest commercial port?
A
Acapulco
B
Mexico City
C
Manzanillo
D
Toledo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Manzanillo
Question 13
Which of these branches of zoology is to do with the study of animal behaviour?
A
Molecular genetics
B
Comparative anatomy
C
Physiology
D
Ethology
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ethology
Question 14
In which century was the Panama Canal opened?
A
20th
B
12th
C
21st
D
17th
Question 14 Explanation: 
20th
Question 15
Which programme has merged with MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) in 2006?
A
Jawahar Rozgar Yojana (JRY)
B
Food for Work Programme(FWP)
C
Bharat Nirman Yojana(BNY)
D
Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM)
Question 15 Explanation: 
Food for Work Programme(FWP):In 2006 the Food for Work Programme got merged with Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act with many changes in policy enactment, implementation and control.
Question 16
What is the capital of Malawi?
A
Asmara
B
Zagreb
C
Pristina
D
Lilongwe
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