General knowledge quiz 1417

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who had hit records with "Long Tall Sally" and "Good Golly Miss Molly"?
A
Bo Diddley
B
Jerry Lee Lewis
C
Chuck Berry
D
Little Richard
Question 1 Explanation: 
Little Richard
Question 2
What is a hangnail?
A
Infected tissue at the side or base of a fingernail or toenail
B
Piece of torn tissue lying beside a fingernail or toenail
C
Longitudinally ridged fingernail
D
Over-curved toenail
Question 2 Explanation: 
Piece of torn tissue lying beside a fingernail or toenail
Question 3
Which of these is next to the Louvre?
A
The Folies Bergere
B
Eiffel Tower
C
Tuilleries Gardens
D
Montmartre
Question 3 Explanation: 
Tuilleries Gardens
Question 4
Die Dreigroschenoper (The Threepenny Opera) by Kurt Weill was based on which work?
A
West Side Story
B
Die Zauberflote
C
Guys and Dolls
D
The Beggars Opera
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Beggars Opera
Question 5
Where are Southampton Island and the King George Islands?
A
Tasman Sea, Australia
B
Gulf of St Lawrence, Canada
C
English Channel
D
Hudson Bay, Canada
Question 5 Explanation: 
Hudson Bay, Canada
Question 6
Nitin Kumar Sinha associated with which sport?
A
Tennis
B
Badminton
C
Gymnastic
D
Weightlifting
Question 6 Explanation: 
Tennis
Question 7
The first US National Champions of which sport were Team Roslindale when the first sanctioned Official Nationals were played in Leominster Ma in 1974?
A
Ice skating
B
Roller Blading
C
Rollerball
D
Street hockey
Question 7 Explanation: 
Street hockey
Question 8
For which two films has Michael Caine won Oscars?
A
"Educating Rita" & "The Quiet American"
B
"Zulu" & "The Italian Job"
C
"Get Carter" & "The Ipcress File"
D
The Cider House Rules" & "Hannah and Her Sisters
Question 8 Explanation: 
"The Cider House Rules" & "Hannah and Her Sisters"
Question 9
BOB Bank headquarters located in..........
A
Chennai
B
Bengaluru
C
Mumbai
D
Vadodara
Question 10
In Greek mythology, who was the son of King Atreus of Mycenae and Queen Aerope, murdered by his wife Clytemnestra on his return home from the Trojan War?
A
Agamemnon
B
Menelaus
C
Orestes
D
Achilles
Question 10 Explanation: 
Agamemnon
Question 11
Which country will be the guest of honour in 6th edition of World Government Summit in Dubai, UAE?
A
United States
B
Sri Lanka
C
China
D
India
Question 11 Explanation: 
The sixth edition of the World Government Summit (WHS) is s to be held from February 11th-13th, 2018 in Dubai, UAE. India will be the guest of honour in this summit. The summit is the largest movement to review and share the best experiences, and the first global forum for governments, countries, organizations and private sector leaders interested in the industry of the future.
Question 12
In 1982 which group had a hit with music designed as the theme to a Yorkshire Television production depicting The Troubles in Northern Ireland?
A
U2
B
Clannad
C
The Cranberries
D
The Pogues
Question 12 Explanation: 
Clannad
Question 13
What is the name of Thomas Gray's most famous poem?
A
The Elegy
B
Down in A Country Graveyard
C
Elegy Written In A Country Churchyard
D
Behind the Spreading Chestnut Tree
Question 13 Explanation: 
Elegy Written In A Country Churchyard
Question 14
What are the names of the two daughters of Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall that have embarked on modelling careers?
A
Charlotte and Dakota
B
Margaret and Carolina
C
Anne and Minnesota
D
Elizabeth and Georgia
Question 14 Explanation: 
Elizabeth and Georgia
Question 15
When it was enacted in 1883 what did the Pendleton Act establish in the USA?
A
Rules governing rodeo
B
Regulations limiting anti-competitive conduct by companies
C
Protection of industrial property
D
The basis for the modern USA Civil Service
Question 15 Explanation: 
The basis for the modern USA Civil Service
Question 16
What type of visual art is often called "the art of writing"?
A
Cuneiform
B
Chalcedony
C
Campari
D
Calligraphy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Calligraphy
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