General knowledge quiz 1426

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The book 'Half Of What I Say' written by
A
David Menon
B
Anil Kshatriya
C
Praveen Menon
D
Anil Menon
Question 1 Explanation: 
Anil Menon:The book 'Half Of What I Say' written by Anil Menon.It is the fiction about the truth in the midst of personal, political and social upheaval.
Question 2
The "Byzantine Empire" is the term used since the 19th century to describe the Roman Empire of the Middle Ages, centred on its capital, where?
A
Paris
B
Rome
C
Constantinople
D
Moscow
Question 2 Explanation: 
Constantinople
Question 3
The world electricity accessibility ranking is released by which organization?
A
UN
B
World Bank
C
IAEA
D
WTO
Question 3 Explanation: 
World Bank
Question 4
Which long-running TV series first aired on UK TV in 1963?
A
Chancellor How
B
Professor Why
C
Mr What
D
Dr Who
Question 4 Explanation: 
Dr Who
Question 5
To which of the following dynasties did King Bhoja, a great patron of literature and art, belong?
A
Karkota
B
Utpala
C
Paramara
D
Gurjara Pratihara
Question 6
What is the first name of the woman that Tiger Woods married on 5 October 2004 and was officially divorced from on 23 August 2010?
A
Edith
B
Elin
C
Emily
D
Elizabeth
Question 6 Explanation: 
Elin
Question 7
The film "Vera Drake" (2004) by Mike Leigh has as a central focus which field of activity in 1950s Britain?
A
Abortion
B
Feminism
C
Trade Unions
D
Cancer treatment
Question 7 Explanation: 
Abortion
Question 8
State Government holds..........percent of shares in GSTN.
A
20.50%
B
24.5%
C
35.50%
D
40.50%
Question 8 Explanation: 
State Government holds 24.5 percent of shares in GSTN.
Question 9
Where is Shangdu, sometimes known as Xanadu?
A
Japan
B
China
C
Bolivia
D
India
Question 9 Explanation: 
China
Question 10
The book 'The Indian Struggle' is authored by
A
MJ Akbar
B
VV Giri
C
Shobha De
D
SC Bose
Question 10 Explanation: 
SC Bose:The Indian Struggle, 1920-1942 is a two-part book by the Indian nationalist leader Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose that covers the 1920-1942 history of the Indian independence movement to end British imperial rule over India
Question 11
Which song begins by describing what happens at "nine o'clock on a Saturday" (when the regular crowd shuffles in)?
A
"Piano Man" by Billy Joel
B
"Crocodile Rock" by Elton John
C
"Born to Run" by Bruce Springsteen
D
"Kodachrome" by Paul Simon
Question 11 Explanation: 
"Piano Man" by Billy Joel
Question 12
Kalkatta is a new novel by
A
Sanjiv Goenka
B
Kunal Basu
C
Shanu Lahir
D
Amartya Sen
Question 12 Explanation: 
Kunal Basu:Kalkatta is a new novel by Kunal Basu on Kolkata (Calcutta)
Question 13
In popular tales what bowler famously caught the eye of Elizabeth I of England when the Spanish Armada was sighted off the British coast?
A
Sir Francis Drake
B
Francis Bacon
C
Sir Francis Walsingham
D
Frances Gumm
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sir Francis Drake
Question 14
The Wire of Flash bulb is made of..........
A
Aluminium
B
Magnesium
C
Sodium
D
Nickel
Question 14 Explanation: 
Magnesium:In 1893, Chauffour made an ancestor of the flash bulb; this had magnesium
Question 15
What ship is commanded by the fictional pirate Jack Sparrow?
A
Marie Celeste
B
Black Dog
C
Jolly Roger
D
Black Pearl
Question 15 Explanation: 
Black Pearl
Question 16
Where is the Gulf of Bothnia?
A
Tasman Sea
B
Baltic Sea
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Indian Ocean
Question 16 Explanation: 
Baltic Sea
There are 16 questions to complete.

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