General knowledge quiz 1502

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these people was not one of "the three musketeers"?
A
Porthos
B
Athos
C
D'Artagnan
D
Aramis
Question 1 Explanation: 
D'Artagnan
Question 2
Rahul Sachdev is related to which sport?
A
Golf
B
Snooker
C
Shooting
D
Swimming
Question 2 Explanation: 
Snooker:Rahul Sachdev has won the first All India Open Invitational Snooker Championship 2016 held at Aurangabad in Maharashtra
Question 3
After Prime Minister Bishop had been executed by his Deputy, Bernard Coard, US President Reagan, publicly concerned for the security of 800 US students at St. George's School of Medicine, ordered the invasion of which British Commonwealth country?
A
Noumea
B
Australia
C
Grenada
D
Pitcairn Island
Question 3 Explanation: 
Grenada
Question 4
Block, Fan, Horsetail, Plunge, Punchbowl and Segmented are types of what?
A
Lake
B
Waterfall
C
Estuary
D
Volcano
Question 4 Explanation: 
Waterfall
Question 5
What acronym is used to acknowledge a debt?
A
IOU
B
YHA
C
BLT
D
IBM
Question 5 Explanation: 
IOU
Question 6
What name is give to a tax minimisation deal whereby a profitable company makes a payment to a loss-making company in the same group?
A
Ransom payment
B
Subversion payment
C
Cash payment
D
Subvention payment
Question 6 Explanation: 
Subvention payment
Question 7
Where was the battle during the Anglo-Zulu War in which 11 Victoria Crosses were awarded in one day?
A
Kambula
B
Rorke's Drift
C
Isandlwana
D
Ulundi
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rorke's Drift
Question 8
Which of these forms of transport was the most recent to carry commercial passengers?
A
Jet aeroplane
B
Hovercraft
C
Helicopter
D
Motor car
Question 8 Explanation: 
Hovercraft
Question 9
Which of these is a children's game which uses a pattern (usually chalked) on the ground and a stone, that mainly involves getting from one square to another on one leg?
A
Jump-paddy
B
Hopscotch
C
Bounce-a-pom
D
Skip Taffy
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hopscotch
Question 10
The NBA team the Supersonics is based in which US city?
A
Philadelphia
B
Miami
C
Chicago
D
Seattle
Question 10 Explanation: 
Seattle
Question 11
Who designed both the obverse and reverse of the twenty-dollar gold coin, or double eagle, produced by the US Mint from 1907 to 1933?
A
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
B
George Segal
C
Jack Kershaw
D
Samuel Murray
Question 11 Explanation: 
Augustus Saint-Gaudens
Question 12
In September 2010, The Beach Boys allegedly threatened a lawsuit due to a line in which song by Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg?
A
"Waking Up in Vegas"
B
"Hot n Cold"
C
California Gurls
D
"I Kissed a Girl"
Question 12 Explanation: 
"California Gurls"
Question 13
Which of the following is the constituency of Shri. Anant Geete?
A
Hajipuri
B
Lucknow
C
Jhansi
D
Raigad
Question 14
Blood groups were discovered by..........
A
Johannes Kepler
B
Albert Einstein
C
Karl Landsteiner
D
Max Born
Question 14 Explanation: 
Karl Landsteiner:The ABO blood group system is widely credited to have been discovered by the Austrian scientist Karl Landsteiner, who identified the O, A, and B blood types in 1900.
Question 15
Who among the following is not a member of the cabinet?
A
Vice-President
B
Prime Minister
C
President
D
Attornery General
Question 15 Explanation: 
Attornery General:The Attorney General for India is the Indian government's chief legal advisor, and its primary lawyer in the Supreme Court of India. He is appointed by the President of India under Article 76(1) of the Constitution and holds office during the pleasure of the President.
Question 16
How many sides does a dodecahedron have?
A
200
B
20
C
12
D
15
Question 16 Explanation: 
12
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