General knowledge quiz 1425

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What was the expressed purpose of the law Russia enacted in 2013, which caused concern in relation to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games at Sochi?
A
Forbidding the sale of souvenirs at the Games
B
Criminalising any protest at or before the Games by Circassian organisations
C
Providing amnesty for any officials accused of corruption in relation to the Games
D
Protecting Children from Information Advocating for a Denial of Traditional Family Values
Question 1 Explanation: 
"Protecting Children from Information Advocating for a Denial of Traditional Family Values"
Question 2
Which band played a free concert with a claimed 1.5 million attendance at the Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on 18 February 2006?
A
The Who
B
London Symphony Orchestra
C
Milli Vanilli
D
The Rolling Stones
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Rolling Stones
Question 3
Who starred with Ronald Reagan in his last cinema film before being elected as Governor of California, and then President of the USA?
A
Steve Forrest
B
Nancy Davis (Reagan)
C
Lee Marvin
D
Stanley Andrews
Question 3 Explanation: 
Lee Marvin
Question 4
What is the name collectively given to several groups of people in Zimbabwe and southern Mozambique, originally known as the Karanga?
A
Shona
B
Karen
C
Maureen
D
Kylie
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shona
Question 5
Which of the following is the currency of Eritrea?
A
Peso
B
Euro
C
Zloty
D
Nakfa
Question 6
Who was mayor of New York at the time of the attacks on the World Trade Centre in 2001?
A
Edward I. Koch
B
David Dinkins
C
Rudolph Giuliani
D
Michael Bloomberg
Question 6 Explanation: 
Rudolph Giuliani
Question 7
The Borg-Warner Trophy is symbolic of victory for what sporting event?
A
The Indianapolis 500 automobile race
B
Wimbledon Men's Singles
C
PGA Golf Tournament, St Andrew's, Scotland
D
Rugby World Cup
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Indianapolis 500 automobile race
Question 8
In 2005, which championship had rounds in England, USA, France, Belgium, Turkey, Monaco, Germany, Bahrain, Australia, Malaysia, Italy, Spain, Canada, Hungary, Brazil, Japan and China?
A
Squash
B
Formula 1
C
Baseball
D
Polo
Question 8 Explanation: 
Formula 1
Question 9
Which race when first run on 30 September 1906 from Paris, France, was won by Frank Purdy Lahm of the USA who, with co-pilot Henry Hersey, reached the northeast coast of England?
A
Le Mans 24 Hour Race
B
The Tourist Trophy Race
C
The RAC Rally
D
The Gordon Bennett Cup race
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Gordon Bennett Cup race
Question 10
Who is the President of Zimbabwe?
A
Robert Mugabe
B
Edgar Lungu
C
Emmerson Mnangagwa
D
Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi
Question 10 Explanation: 
Emmerson Mnangagwa
Question 11
In autumn 2012 which phenomenon was observed in Alsace?
A
A major sinkhole opened up in downtown Strasbourg
B
The France round of the World Rally Championship held there was rained out
C
Blue, green and chocolate coloured honey was produced
D
The entire hops harvest, used for supplying Heineken breweries, failed
Question 11 Explanation: 
Blue, green and chocolate coloured honey was produced
Question 12
MIS was in News, M stands for..........
A
Money
B
Management
C
Marketing
D
Managing
Question 12 Explanation: 
Management
Question 13
The FA cup is contested in Britain for what sport?
A
Soccer
B
Cricket
C
Swimming
D
Tennis
Question 13 Explanation: 
Soccer
Question 14
Innsbruck is the capital of which Austrian state?
A
Vorarlberg
B
Salzburg
C
Tyrol
D
Burgenland
Question 14 Explanation: 
Tyrol
Question 15
What are Jimmy Reed, Skip James, Elmore James & Big Bill Broonzy best known as?
A
US Senators
B
Professional wrestlers
C
NASCAR drivers
D
Blues musicians
Question 15 Explanation: 
Blues musicians
Question 16
What abbreviation is used to refer to a General Practitioner?
A
Xls
B
Doc
C
Jpg
D
Ppt
Question 16 Explanation: 
Doc
There are 16 questions to complete.

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