General knowledge quiz 1395

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What country, after having governed it for 155 years, transferred its sovereignty of Hong Kong to China in 1997?
A
USA
B
UK
C
New Zealand
D
Russia
Question 1 Explanation: 
UK
Question 2
..........Is placed between Pakistan and Afghanistan
A
Hindenburg line
B
Radclife line
C
Durand line
D
Macmohan line
Question 2 Explanation: 
Durand line:Durand Line is the line demarcating the boundaries of Pakistan and Afghanistan. It was drawn up in 1896 by Sir Mortimer Durand.
Question 3
Which country was separated from India in the year 1937?
A
Bangladesh
B
Burma
C
Nepal
D
Pakistan
Question 3 Explanation: 
Burma was separated from India in the year 1937 by the British Government
Question 4
Which country has setup world's first vertical gardens?
A
India
B
China
C
Australia
D
Indonesia
Question 4 Explanation: 
China
Question 5
Which of these is a public holiday in England?
A
Waterloo Day, 18 June
B
St George's Day, 23 April
C
Commonwealth Day, 24 May
D
May Day (celebrated on the first Monday in May)
Question 5 Explanation: 
May Day (celebrated on the first Monday in May)
Question 6
The Nanda Devi National Park is in the state of
A
Uttarakhand
B
Punjab
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Meghalaya
Question 6 Explanation: 
Uttarakhand:The Nanda Devi National Park established in 1982.It is a national park situated around the peak of Nanda Devi in the state of Uttarakhand
Question 7
Which of the following is capital of Anguilla?
A
The Valley
B
Oranjestad
C
Nassau
D
Bridgetown
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Valley:Anguilla-The Valley (Capital) and Dollar(Currency)
Question 8
Which Swiss national is a leading tennis player?
A
Rafael Nadal
B
Novak Djokovic
C
Roger Federer
D
Andy Murray
Question 8 Explanation: 
Roger Federer
Question 9
What are, or were, Ceres and Faxe?
A
Breeds of sheep
B
Agricultural deities
C
Danish beers
D
Types of wheat
Question 9 Explanation: 
Danish beers
Question 10
Nilambur teak recently get the GI tag, it is belongs to which region?
A
Karnataka
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 10 Explanation: 
Kerala:Kerala's Nilambur teak known internationally for its superior timber quality and elegant appearance will be added to the list of Kerala produces with the Geographical Indication (GI) tag.
Question 11
The first international test cricket score to exceed 700 runs was in which year?
A
1920
B
1888
C
2009
D
1980
Question 11 Explanation: 
2009
Question 12
The people of which state in India have dual citizenship?
A
Gujarat
B
Jammu & Kashmir
C
Punjab
D
West Bengal
Question 12 Explanation: 
Jammu & Kashmir:Article 370:People living in Jammu & Kashmir have dual citizenship, i.e. of J & K and of India.Jammu & Kashmir has two flags-a separate state one and the second, National Flag.
Question 13
Where was Geoff Ogilvie, the 2006 US Open golf tournament winner, born?
A
New Zealand
B
Canada
C
South Africa
D
Australia
Question 13 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 14
What type of apple was adopted by The Beatles' "Apple Records" as its symbol?
A
Gravenstein
B
Braeburn
C
Golden Delicious
D
Granny Smith
Question 14 Explanation: 
Granny Smith
Question 15
What similarity was there in the 19th century between Valentia Island in Ireland, Darwin in Australia, Heart's Content in Newfoundland, and Cap Gris-Nez in France?
A
They were areas set aside for large-scale convict imprisonment
B
They were some of the earliest terminals for commercial submarine telegraph cables
C
They were national quarantine stations
D
They were major cod-fishing harbours
Question 15 Explanation: 
They were some of the earliest terminals for commercial submarine telegraph cables
Question 16
What caused 12, 000 deaths in 4 days in London in 1952?
A
Earthquake
B
Influenza
C
Hurricane
D
Smog
Question 16 Explanation: 
Smog
There are 16 questions to complete.

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