General knowledge quiz 1496

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In what sport would one use a jigger board?
A
Travelling chess
B
Surfing
C
Darts
D
Woodchopping
Question 1 Explanation: 
Woodchopping
Question 2
Name of our country is mentioned in the Constitution is..........
A
India
B
Bharat
C
India and Bharat
D
Hindustan
Question 2 Explanation: 
India and Bharat:The first Article of the Constitution of our nation states that ''India, that is Bharat
Question 3
Miami, Florida, sits near the southernmost point of what land form?
A
Cape
B
Island
C
Peninsula
D
Butte
Question 3 Explanation: 
Peninsula
Question 4
Mount Saramati is related to..........
A
Nagaland
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Karanataka
Question 4 Explanation: 
Nagaland:Saramati is a peak rising above the surrounding peaks at the mountainous border of Nagaland state, India and the Sagaing Region, Burma. It is located near Tuensang town, Tuensang district and Thanamir Village in the Kiphire district of Nagaland.
Question 5
On 10 and 11 June 1964, what was at 2120 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA?
A
The temporary headquarters of the United Nations
B
The Democratic Convention
C
Chess Records' studios
D
The birth of Jimmy Chamberlin, drummer, songwriter, and producer
Question 5 Explanation: 
Chess Records' studios
Question 6
The land-sea distribution or the positions of the world's continents and major oceans influences
A
the major pressure belts that develop from the general circulation of the atmosphere
B
the development of the mid-latitude cyclonic depressions, at the convergence zone between polar and subtropical air masses
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
Question 7
Which of these flags does not have stars on it?
A
New Zealand
B
Australia
C
Greece
D
USA
Question 7 Explanation: 
Greece
Question 8
Quicksilver is the alternative name for what?
A
Mercury
B
Iron
C
Brass
D
Gold
Question 8 Explanation: 
Mercury
Question 9
The term 'Law' used in the phrase ' Rule Law' refers to..........
A
Environmental Law
B
Common Law
C
Tax Law
D
Criminal Law
Question 9 Explanation: 
Common Law:The term common law is confusing as it has different meanings depending on the context. So it could be used to refer to law crafted by judges when they decide
Question 10
Pure gold is denoted by how many carats?
A
18
B
24
C
100
D
50
Question 10 Explanation: 
24
Question 11
The Battles of Alamein, Britain and the Bulge took place in which war?
A
Vietnam
B
World War I
C
World War II
D
Korea
Question 11 Explanation: 
World War II
Question 12
Where would one see a flipper, teesra, off cutter or carrom?
A
On a snooker table
B
In a game of cricket
C
In the swimming pool
D
In bird flight
Question 12 Explanation: 
In a game of cricket
Question 13
Marble is composed of..........
A
Calcium carbonate
B
Sodium Sulphate
C
Calcium Oxide
D
Calcium Sulphate
Question 13 Explanation: 
Calcium carbonate:Marble is a metamorphic rock that forms when limestone is subjected to the heat and pressure of metamorphism. It is composed primarily of the mineral calcite (CaCO3) and usually contains other minerals, such as clay minerals, micas, quartz, pyrite, iron oxides, and graphit
Question 14
Who is the author of 'Home Boy'?
A
HM Naqvi
B
Rahul Battacharya
C
Sujit Paatar
D
Kailash Vajpeyi
Question 14 Explanation: 
HM Naqvi:M. Naqvi's debut novel Home Boywas first published in the United States in September 2009 by the Crown Books division of Random House to acclaim.
Question 15
..........was approved as the host of the 2018 Asian games by Olympic Council of Asia executive board on September 19, 2014
A
Japan
B
Indonesia
C
China
D
Thailand
Question 15 Explanation: 
Indonesia:Indonesia was approved as the host of the 2018 Asian games by Olympic Council of Asia executive board on September 19, 2014
Question 16
Where does the word donnybrook, synonymous with a riot, come from?
A
A fair in Ireland
B
An Irish rabble-rouser
C
A river in County Cork that is prone to flood
D
An alternative name for the parliament of the Republic of Ireland
Question 16 Explanation: 
A fair in Ireland
There are 16 questions to complete.

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