General knowledge quiz 1469

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The Ujjayanta Palace is a museum and former royal palace of..........
A
Telangana
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Maharashtra
D
Tripura
Question 2
Nankey Poo, Poo Bah and Pish Tush are characters in which show?
A
Miss Saigon
B
Madam Butterfly
C
The Mikado
D
The King and I
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Mikado
Question 3
Bob Hoskins, an English actor awarded and acclaimed for roles in TV and film ranging from gangsters to playing opposite a cartoon, died in April 2014 at 71; he also, at the age of over 60, played something very close to a romantic interest in which film?
A
Made in Dagenham
B
Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
C
Pennies From Heaven
D
Mrs Henderson Presents
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mrs Henderson Presents
Question 4
Georgian Nodar Kumaritashvili was killed during a training run on the course for the 2010 Winter Olympics. He was a competitor in what sport?
A
Bobsleigh
B
Skeleton
C
Luge
D
Curling
Question 4 Explanation: 
Luge
Question 5
France has officially been an Empire under two people from which family?
A
Bonaparte
B
Bourbon
C
Daniels
D
Rye
Question 5 Explanation: 
Bonaparte
Question 6
Who is known as 'Desert Fox'?
A
Bismarck
B
Eisenhower
C
Gen. Rommel
D
Walter Scott
Question 7
What is the relationship between the words "bridle" and "bridal"?
A
Synophones
B
Persephones
C
Monophones
D
Homophones
Question 7 Explanation: 
Homophones
Question 8
A prune is the dried fruit of which tree?
A
Pear
B
Plum
C
Date
D
Apple
Question 8 Explanation: 
Plum
Question 9
Genghis Khan was known by which of these names?
A
Saladin
B
Torquemada
C
Bucephalus
D
Temujin
Question 9 Explanation: 
Temujin
Question 10
What piece of music was used by Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean when they won Olympic gold medals at Sarajevo in 1984?
A
Ravel's "Bolero"
B
Bernstein's "Tonight"
C
Hendrix's "Purple Haze"
D
Gershwin's "Summertime"
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ravel's "Bolero"
Question 11
What member of the music and comedy duo "The Flight of the Conchords" was recently seen, under heavy disguise, as the Boris the Animal in the film "Men in Black 3"?
A
Rhys Darby
B
Bret McKenzie
C
Jemaine Clement
D
Stephen Merchant
Question 11 Explanation: 
Jemaine Clement
Question 12
Which of these people has hosted the most Oscar ceremonies?
A
Johnny Carson
B
Steve Martin
C
Bob Hope
D
David Letterman
Question 12 Explanation: 
Bob Hope
Question 13
India's biggest municipal bonds programme was launched by..........
A
Gurgaon Municipal Corporation
B
Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation
C
Guntur Municipal Corporation
D
Pune Municipal Corporation
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pune Municipal Corporation
Question 14
The Individual World Championships for which sport, the first of which was in 2005 and are held every two years, include events called "Constant Weight", "Constant Weight Without Fins", "Free Immersion", "Variable Weight", "Static", "Dynamic" and "Dynamic No Fins"?
A
Synchronised swimming
B
Freediving
C
Skeleton
D
Drifting
Question 14 Explanation: 
Freediving
Question 15
Which of these is not an "angora"?
A
Goat
B
Horse
C
Rabbit
D
Cat
Question 15 Explanation: 
Horse
Question 16
In Central and South America it is possible to find several rivers named Colorado, in Costa Rica, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina; where is the source of the Colorado River in Argentina?
A
The Andes
B
The Cordillera Occidental
C
The Sierra Madre
D
The Rockies
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Andes
There are 16 questions to complete.

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