General knowledge quiz 1464

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Pablo Ruiz, born at Malaga, Spain, is better known as who?
A
Picasso
B
Bizet
C
Houdini
D
P Diddy
Question 1 Explanation: 
Picasso
Question 2
Who invaded England in 1066?
A
Lawmen
B
Mormons
C
Normans
D
Storemen
Question 2 Explanation: 
Normans
Question 3
According to the nursery rhyme, what did little Jack Horner pull out of his Christmas pie?
A
Gum
B
Drum
C
His Mum
D
Plum
Question 3 Explanation: 
Plum
Question 4
Which of the following was located in Agra?
A
Jantar Mantar
B
India Gate
C
Taj Mahal
D
Iron Pillar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Taj Mahal:The Taj Mahal is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. It was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan, to house the tomb of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
Question 5
The faces of which of these shapes are not triangles?
A
Dodecahedron
B
Icosahedron
C
Octahedron
D
Tetrahedron
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dodecahedron
Question 6
UN security council founded on..........
A
Jan 24, 1945
B
Nov 5, 1940
C
Sept 20, 1942
D
Oct 24, 1945
Question 6 Explanation: 
Oct 24, 1945:The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations and is charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the United Nations and approving any changes to its United Nations Charter. HQ:New York, US
Question 7
George Bush, then vice president, asked which of these people to be his running mate for the 1988 presidential election?
A
Usain Bolt
B
Clint Eastwood
C
Barbara Bush
D
Ronald Reagan
Question 7 Explanation: 
Clint Eastwood
Question 8
What phrase refers to a bathroom directly connected to a bedroom?
A
En masse
B
En face
C
En suite
D
En route
Question 8 Explanation: 
En suite
Question 9
The first bank in India managed by Indians was the..........
A
RBI
B
Oudh Commerical Bank
C
Corporation Bank
D
Bank of India
Question 9 Explanation: 
Oudh Commerical Bank:Oudh Commerical Bank founded in 1881. It was a bank of limited liability
Question 10
Gibbons are mostly native to which continent?
A
Africa
B
Asia
C
Australia
D
South America
Question 10 Explanation: 
Asia
Question 11
Who began as a Broadway actor, made his Hollywood debut in 1935, and had lead roles in "The Grapes of Wrath", "The Ox-Bow Incident", "Mister Roberts" and "12 Angry Men"?
A
Kirk Douglas
B
James Stewart
C
Clark Gable
D
Henry Fonda
Question 11 Explanation: 
Henry Fonda
Question 12
Primogeniture is the method by which, for example, land passes from a farmer who dies intestate to his eldest son. What is the name of the method whereby the land is divided between all of the sons?
A
Abdication
B
Secogeniture
C
Gavelkind
D
Deliberation
Question 12 Explanation: 
Gavelkind
Question 13
What was the first name of the painter Manet?
A
Pierre
B
Claude
C
edouard
D
Francois
Question 13 Explanation: 
edouard
Question 14
In which Indian city the first floating market was inaugurated?
A
Pune
B
Kolkata
C
Patna
D
Srinagar
Question 14 Explanation: 
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, inaugurated the floating market located at Lake Patuli on the eastern part of Kolkata. The floating market was opened for the public on 25th January 2018. This floating market has been created to accommodate nearly 200 shopkeepers from a market that was closed during the extension of the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass. The floating market will accommodate nearly 114 boats. Each boat will accommodate two shops. Daily-use items like vegetables, fruits, flowers, fish, meat and poultry will be sold in these shops. People can reach the boats by means of wooden walkways. The market will be open on all days from 6 am to 9 pm. Kolkata has become the first metro in India to get a floating market.
Question 15
The negotiation between Irwin and Gandhi in 5th March, 1931 came to be known as
A
Delhi Pact
B
Karachi Pact
C
Maharashtra Pact
D
Kolkata Pact
Question 15 Explanation: 
Delhi Pact:The Gandhi-Irwin Pact(Delhi Pact) was a political agreement signed by Mahatma Gandhi and the then Viceroy of India, Lord Irwin on 5 March 1931 before the second Round Table Conference in London
Question 16
Reykjavik is the capital of which country?
A
Iceland
B
Finland
C
Ireland
D
Hungary
Question 16 Explanation: 
Iceland-Reykjavik (Capital) and Icelandic krona (Currency)
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