General knowledge quiz 1503

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who played Colonel Potter in the TV series "M*A*S*H"?
A
Mike Farrell
B
Alan Alda
C
Harry S Morgan
D
Jamie Farr
Question 1 Explanation: 
Harry S Morgan
Question 2
Who wrote the music for the musical "A Chorus Line"?
A
Lionel Bart
B
Stephen Sondheim
C
Leonard Bernstein
D
Marvin Hamlisch
Question 2 Explanation: 
Marvin Hamlisch
Question 3
Which of the following is the Headquarters of Bank of Uganda?
A
Kampala
B
Jinja
C
Entebbe
D
Gulu
Question 3 Explanation: 
Bank of Uganda-Kampala
Question 4
The headquarter of OAU (Organization of African Unity) are at
A
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
B
Washington DC
C
Paris
D
Jakarta, Indonesia
Question 5
Which element, with a melting point of 3, 370 degrees C was discovered in 1783 by Jose and Fausto Elhuyar?
A
Mercury
B
Aluminium
C
Phosphorus
D
Tungsten
Question 5 Explanation: 
Tungsten
Question 6
Which of these is a standard paper size?
A
Foolscap
B
Idiotsheet
C
Dumbbonnet
D
Stupidtopper
Question 6 Explanation: 
Foolscap
Question 7
Mike D'abo, Klaus Voorman, Tom McGuinness and Mike Hugg were four fifths of which band which had a 1968 hit with "Mighty Quinn"?
A
Manfred Mann
B
The Four Seasons
C
The Thompson Twins
D
The Ramones
Question 7 Explanation: 
Manfred Mann
Question 8
Godtfred Kirk Christiansen is credited with inventing what?
A
Lego
B
Microwave oven
C
Plasma TV screen
D
Snowboard
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lego
Question 9
Who has given Scarcity definitions of economics?
A
VM Dandekar
B
Adam Smith
C
Lionel Robbins
D
J.B.Say
Question 9 Explanation: 
Robbins:Robbins book 'Nature and Significance of Economic Science' (1932), there developed a fresh controversy in regard to the definition of economics. Lionel Robbins, after criticizing the definitions given by the Classical and Neo-classical economists, gave his own definition of Economics.
Question 10
March 15 observed as..........
A
World Consumer Rights Day
B
World Sparrow Day
C
World Poetry day
D
World Wildlife Day
Question 11
As per rules, government has to get all money bills related to the union budget passed within..........days of the presentation of the budget.
A
90
B
80
C
75
D
60
Question 11 Explanation: 
75:As per rules, government has to get all money bills related to the union budget passed within 75 days of the presentation of the budget.
Question 12
..........is a first handmade tool from micro and small and medium enterprise registered for a geographical indicator (GI) tag
A
Wood craft
B
Scissors
C
Dolls
D
Arts
Question 12 Explanation: 
Scissors:For the first time, a handmade tool from micro and small and medium enterprises in India has been registered for a geographical indicator (GI) tag, an official of a body promoting this sector. The tool is a pair of scissors made of metal scrap by a community in Meerut, which is ''the only scissor cluster in India.
Question 13
Which of the following rays are more penetrating?
A
Beta rays
B
Alpha rays
C
Gamma rays
D
X-rays
Question 14
The Champagne area of France is nearest to which of these countries?
A
Italy
B
Spain
C
Portugal
D
Belgium
Question 14 Explanation: 
Belgium
Question 15
Which monastic order, founded in 529 AD, was based at a monastery at Monte Cassino, Italy, until it was sacked in 580, when the monks fled to Rome and then spread throughout Europe?
A
Trappists
B
Capuchin
C
Carmelites
D
Benedictine
Question 15 Explanation: 
Benedictine
Question 16
What British sitcom, written by and starring Jennifer Saunders and co-starring Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha, June Whitfield and Jane Horrocks, was first broadcast by the BBC in 1992?
A
The Goodies
B
Absolutely Fabulous
C
Only Fools and Horses
D
The Good Life
Question 16 Explanation: 
Absolutely Fabulous
There are 16 questions to complete.

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