General knowledge quiz 1466

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Sofia is the capital of which country?
A
Poland
B
Bulgaria
C
Estonia
D
Serbia
Question 1 Explanation: 
Bulgaria
Question 2
Which Indian batsman was the first to hit 44 fours in a test match innings?
A
Tendulkar
B
Gavaskar
C
Ganguly
D
Laxman
Question 2 Explanation: 
The innings at Kolkata in 2000-01 was one of the magnificent innings ever played.
Question 3
Which of these is a term used in chess?
A
Pawn
B
Pop
C
Porn
D
Pledge
Question 3 Explanation: 
Pawn
Question 4
..........metal was first used by the Indus people
A
Brass
B
Gold
C
Silver
D
Copper
Question 4 Explanation: 
Silver:The Indus people knew the use of several metals. They prepared many things of day-to-day use from those metals.Silver, copper, tin, bronze, gold and lead were of common use. It is to be noted however that no iron has been discovered from the ruins of Mahenjo-daro and Harappa.
Question 5
By what name is actor William Pratt better known?
A
Boris Karloff
B
Boris Yeltsin
C
Boris Becker
D
Boris Godunov
Question 5 Explanation: 
Boris Karloff
Question 6
Which of these is the name for an ancient burial mound?
A
Barrow
B
Hod
C
Sled
D
Trailer
Question 6 Explanation: 
Barrow
Question 7
The basic unit of planning under the Integrated Rural Development Programme is
A
Family
B
Village
C
District
D
All of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
Family:The Integrated Rural Development Programme (IRDP) is a rural development program of the Government of India launched in financial year 1978 and extended throughout India by 1980.
Question 8
What is used to play the game Crazy Eights?
A
A square ball
B
Cards
C
A round ball and unstrung racquets
D
Thin flat counters
Question 8 Explanation: 
Cards
Question 9
What is the name for the fitting together of the masticating surfaces of the upper and lower teeth in biting?
A
Occlusion
B
Osculation
C
Obfuscation
D
Orientation
Question 9 Explanation: 
Occlusion
Question 10
English couple Fred and Rosemary West were famous as what?
A
Animal trainers
B
Figure skaters
C
Scientific researchers
D
Serial killers
Question 10 Explanation: 
Serial killers
Question 11
What is the Websites code for the country Bulgaria?
A
BU
B
BR
C
BL
D
BG
Question 12
In 1992, Vitaly Scerbo (USSR/BLR) broke the record for being awarded the most Olympic gold medals in one day (4) for which discipline?
A
Gymnastics
B
Soccer
C
Golf
D
La crosse
Question 12 Explanation: 
Gymnastics
Question 13
Who did Barbie break up with in February 2004?
A
Marvin
B
Brian
C
Jack
D
Ken
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ken
Question 14
Antonia Robinson and Anna Valentine, London designers who work under the name Robinson Valentine, designed a cream-coloured dress and coat worn by whom at her wedding to Prince Charles on 9 April 2005?
A
Madonna
B
Camilla Parker Bowles
C
Shania Twain
D
Jennifer Aniston
Question 14 Explanation: 
Camilla Parker Bowles
Question 15
Which of these is not a species of Chipmunk?
A
Most chipmunk
B
Durango Chipmunk
C
Merriam's Chipmunk
D
Least Chipmunk
Question 15 Explanation: 
Most chipmunk
Question 16
Who was the main author of "The Reshaping of British Railways", an attempt in 1963 to reduce the cost of running British Railways, that is remembered for the closure of more than 4, 000 miles of railway lines and 3, 000 stations in the next decade?
A
Lord Beaverbrook
B
Sir Thomas Beecham
C
Daniel Barenboim
D
Dr Richard Beeching
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dr Richard Beeching
There are 16 questions to complete.

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