General knowledge quiz 1483

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What would a beautician use an emery board for?
A
Plucking eyebrows
B
Filing nails
C
Colouring hair
D
Lengthening eyelashes
Question 1 Explanation: 
Filing nails
Question 2
What was the mascot for the XX Commonwealth Games 2014?
A
A tartan unicorn named Andy
B
A green thistle named Clyde
C
A white bull, rampant
D
A red, green and blue Scottish terrier named Jock
Question 2 Explanation: 
A green thistle named Clyde
Question 3
Bing Crosby died playing which sport?
A
Golf
B
Tennis
C
Chess
D
Basketball
Question 3 Explanation: 
Golf
Question 4
The term used in billiards are
A
blocking, held ball, holding, jump ball, pivot
B
target, field, flight, ballsege
C
auxiliary point system, rabbit punch, break, cut
D
blank line, break, bolting, cannon, cue, hazard, in-oft
Question 5
The headquarter of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation is at
A
Kolkata
B
Darjeeling
C
New Delhi
D
Warsaw
Question 6
Rugby Union is the national Sport of
A
Georgia
B
Guyana
C
Germany
D
Guinea
Question 6 Explanation: 
Georgia:Countries that have adopted rugby union as their de facto national sport include Fiji, Georgia, Madagascar, New Zealand, Samoa, Tonga and Wales.
Question 7
Who was the British Prime Minister at the time of the Revolt of 1857?
A
David Lloyd George
B
Stanley Baldwin
C
Palmerston
D
William Pitt
Question 7 Explanation: 
Lord Palmerston was the British Prime Minister at the time of the Revolt of 1857
Question 8
Which African city has the largest population?
A
Algiers
B
Lagos
C
Nairobi
D
Johannesburg
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lagos
Question 9
In the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact after Germany conquered Poland in 1939 what happened to Poland?
A
It was assimilated into Germany
B
It was partitioned, between Germany and the USSR
C
A caretaker German government was installed
D
It became a Soviet state
Question 9 Explanation: 
It was partitioned, between Germany and the USSR
Question 10
Most of which of these games is spent handling "tiles"?
A
Parcheesi
B
Monopoly
C
Scrabble
D
Ludo
Question 10 Explanation: 
Scrabble
Question 11
When an animal, insect, fish, crustacean, snail or amphibian aestivates what is it doing?
A
Migrating to better feeding areas during hot and dry times
B
Waking up after hibernation
C
Entering a state of inactivity and a lowered metabolic rate during hot and dry times
D
Altering its feeding patterns in response to temperature change
Question 11 Explanation: 
Entering a state of inactivity and a lowered metabolic rate during hot and dry times
Question 12
Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary at Tamil Nadu has reserves of
A
wild ass, wolf, nilgai, chinkara
B
important bird sanctuary
C
pantha, chital, sloth bear, wolf
D
elephant, deer, wild boar, crocodile, crangetic dolphin
Question 13
The TT on the Isle of Man, first run in 1905, is for what?
A
Cars with drivers who don't drink alcohol
B
Motorcycles
C
Table top model train races
D
Visa processing services for European travel
Question 13 Explanation: 
Motorcycles
Question 14
In April 1996 a shooting and killing spree in Port Arthur, Tasmania, Australia, led to 35 deaths, 23 woundings and what else?
A
Obliteration of the site to serve as a memorial
B
Intense public pressure to resurrect the death penalty
C
A law change concerning definition of mental stability
D
Bans and heavy restriction on self-loading rifles and pump-action shotguns
Question 14 Explanation: 
Bans and heavy restriction on self-loading rifles and pump-action shotguns
Question 15
According to Christian tradition, which angel will blow his trumpet on judgement day?
A
Gabriel
B
Michael
C
Azariah
D
Metatron
Question 15 Explanation: 
Gabriel
Question 16
The original landmass, pangola split into
A
Laurissa in the north and Godwanaland in the south
B
Laurissa in the south and Godwanaland in the north
C
Laurissa in the east and Godwanaland in the west
D
Laurissa in the west and Godwanaland in the east
There are 16 questions to complete.

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