General knowledge quiz 147

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What does the "R" stand for in the "RLIF" World Rankings?
A
Rugby
B
Racing
C
Ringette
D
Real
Question 1 Explanation: 
Rugby
Question 2
Where did the 4th meeting of the India-US Joint Working Group on Aircraft Carrier Technology Co-operation (JWGACTC) conducted?
A
USA
B
India
C
Newyork
D
Washington
Question 2 Explanation: 
4th meeting of the India-US Joint Working Group on Aircraft Carrier Technology Co-operation (JWGACTC) was organised in India from October 29, 2017 to November 3, 2017. JWGACTC was constituted under the auspices of the Indo-US Defence Trade and Technology Initiative. The 13 member-US delegation for this meeting was headed by Rear Admiral Brian Antonio. During this meeting, US-India discussed future co-operation under various aspects of aircraft carrier technology.
Question 3
A lastingly popular game released in 1991 by Psygnosis was called what?
A
Brataccas
B
Lemmings
C
Discworld
D
Shadow of the Beast
Question 3 Explanation: 
Lemmings
Question 4
The Michael Phelps Foundation Golf Classic is an annual fundraiser for what?
A
Growing the sport of swimming and promoting healthier lifestyles
B
Training promising golf professionals
C
Training promising snowboarders
D
Children's sport
Question 4 Explanation: 
Growing the sport of swimming and promoting healthier lifestyles
Question 5
Which category of instrument includes the flute, oboe, clarinet and bassoon?
A
Woodwind
B
Brass
C
Strings
D
Percussion
Question 5 Explanation: 
Woodwind
Question 6
By what name was Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar better known?
A
Che
B
Don Quixote
C
El Cid
D
Gauguin
Question 6 Explanation: 
El Cid
Question 7
What is the name of the mascot for the cereal Cocoa Puffs?
A
Sonny
B
Puffin
C
Cuckoo
D
Chocko
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sonny
Question 8
First Aquatic Rainbow Technology Park (ARTP) of India to come up at which city?
A
Kolkata
B
Lucknow
C
Chennai
D
Mumbai
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chennai:India's first Aquatic Rainbow Technology Park (ARTP) will be set up in Chennai within three months. Tamil Nadu is the second largest exporter of ornamental fish after West Bengal.
Question 9
Football Golf has annual World and European Championships, as well as Open Tournaments in Germany, Denmark, Sweden and what other country?
A
The Netherlands
B
Finland
C
Estonia
D
Spain
Question 9 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 10
Where is the headquarters of the Surrey County Cricket Club?
A
Stanford Bridge
B
Lords
C
MCG
D
The Oval
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Oval
Question 11
Which of these is a popular theory for the reason for the existence of Stonehenge?
A
The ruins of the world's first skyscraper
B
A religious site
C
A corral for mammoths
D
A mason's storage yard
Question 11 Explanation: 
A religious site
Question 12
What was the name of Vincent Van Gogh's brother?
A
Theo
B
Thierry
C
Thomas
D
Timothy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Theo
Question 13
From the landing of Pedro alvares Cabral in 1500 until its independence in 1822, Brazil was a colony of which nation?
A
Britain
B
Portugal
C
France
D
Germany
Question 13 Explanation: 
Portugal
Question 14
Who was honoured with the Kalam Innovations in Governance Award (KIGA) at an event organised by the APJ Abdul Kalam International Foundation, in New Delhi?
A
Chinary Bandharu
B
Anil Kumar
C
Patra Suresh
D
Nara Lokesh
Question 14 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh IT minister Nara Lokesh was honoured with the Kalam Innovations in Governance Award (KIGA) at an event organised by the APJ Abdul Kalam International Foundation, in New Delhi. The Kalam Innovations in Governance Award (KIGA) award was presented to Nara Lokesh by Desh Deepak Verma, Rajya Sabha Secretary General, for outstanding work in improving governance.A P J Abdul Kalam International Foundation was established in memory of former President A P J Abdul Kalam. It focuses on development of the society in various fields.
Question 15
''All powers to the Soviets'' is the slogan given by whom?
A
Vladimir Putin
B
Adolf Hitler
C
Vladimir Lenin
D
Ronald Reagan
Question 15 Explanation: 
Vladimir Lenin:Vladimir Lenin was the dynamic leader. He gave the slogan-''All powers to the Soviets''. He described Russia as ''prison of nations'' where no genuine democracy could be established unless all the non Russian peoples were given equal rights
Question 16
La Plata is the capital city of which province of Argentina?
A
La Rioja
B
Cordoba
C
Buenos Aires
D
Formosa
Question 16 Explanation: 
Buenos Aires
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