General knowledge quiz 1401

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The international township built near Pondicherry in India in coloration with UNESCO is called
A
Elbaville
B
Auroville
C
Gayaville
D
Broadway
Question 2
Who played the first doctor in the UK TV series "Dr Who"?
A
Freddie Highmore
B
Adrian Hall
C
William Hartnell
D
Roddie McDowall
Question 2 Explanation: 
William Hartnell
Question 3
How many nickels are there in $2.45?
A
5
B
29
C
49
D
39
Question 3 Explanation: 
49
Question 4
Which country successfully launched its ''most sophisticated'' observation satellite ''Gaofen-4''?
A
Japan
B
China
C
South Korea
D
America
Question 4 Explanation: 
It is part of the country's high-definition earth observation project from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in the southwestern province of Sichuan aboard a Long March-3B carrier rocket. It was the 222th flight of the Long March rocket series by the the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense (SASTIND). About Gaofen-4:Gaofen-4 is China's first geosynchronous orbit HD optical imaging satellite and the world's most sophisticated HD geosynchronous orbit remote sensing satellite.
Question 5
O'Hare International Airport serves which city?
A
Nevada
B
New York
C
Los Angeles
D
Chicago
Question 5 Explanation: 
Chicago
Question 6
Size of image is always..........to size of object
A
Equal
B
Greater
C
Smaller
D
Depend Upon the distance
Question 6 Explanation: 
Equal:The image distance always equals the object distance. The size of the image is the same as the object (the mirror does not magnify)
Question 7
Which Greek dramatist, who lived from 485 to 406BC, wrote "Medea", "Orestes" and "Iphigenia in Tauris"?
A
Sophocles
B
Eumenides
C
Aeschylus
D
Euripides
Question 7 Explanation: 
Euripides
Question 8
Miss Worlds 1999 and 2000 both represented which country?
A
USA
B
Australia
C
India
D
Bermuda
Question 8 Explanation: 
India
Question 9
Composer Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713) is associated with which instrument?
A
Steel guitar
B
Mandolin
C
Ukulele
D
Violin
Question 9 Explanation: 
Violin
Question 10
The Bahamas and Turks and Caicos Islands are part of what island grouping?
A
Greater Antilles
B
Lesser Antilles
C
The Lucayan Archipelago
D
The Leeward Antilles
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Lucayan Archipelago
Question 11
How many former republics of USSR have become members of the Commonwealth of Independent States?
A
11
B
10
C
12
D
9
Question 12
Sundar Singh Gurjar associated with which Sport?
A
Athlete
B
Shooting
C
Weightlifting
D
Badminton
Question 12 Explanation: 
Athlete:Para-athlete Sundar Singh Gurjar became only the second Indian to win a gold at the World Para Athletics Championships. Earlier, in 2013, Devendra Jhajharia won gold.
Question 13
One of the tools developed and launched in 2014 as a brand for Sweden is...?
A
An Ikea logo
B
An image of lingonberries
C
Sweden Sans
D
A new flag
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sweden Sans
Question 14
Which of these buildings, the birthplace of Charles I, is in Scotland?
A
Sandringham House
B
Dunfermline Palace
C
St. James's Palace
D
Clarence House
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dunfermline Palace
Question 15
Which of these is a style of music?
A
Bulawayo
B
Taramosalata
C
Mogadishu
D
Calypso
Question 15 Explanation: 
Calypso
Question 16
As at 2015, after he was runner-up in the Australian Open, what is Scotsman Andy Murray's world ranking in tennis?
A
5
B
4
C
3
D
6
Question 16 Explanation: 
5
There are 16 questions to complete.

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