General knowledge quiz 1505

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the Websites code for the country Spain?
A
SI
B
SP
C
ES
D
SN
Question 2
What, apart from its warning bright orange and black colouring, gives the Monarch butterfly a level of protection from birds, lizards and similar predators?
A
It contains poison, from the plants which the caterpillars feed on
B
Squirting a burning toxic liquid when attacked
C
Its large size compared with its predators
D
An ability for high, fast, random flight
Question 2 Explanation: 
It contains poison, from the plants which the caterpillars feed on
Question 3
For what did William Kemmler, then at New York's Auburn Prison, become famous on 6 August 1890?
A
The first person to be executed via the electric chair
B
The first person to break out of a prison ringed with barbed wire
C
The first warder to be convicted of murdering a prison inmate
D
The first prison manager to allow conjugal visits
Question 3 Explanation: 
The first person to be executed via the electric chair
Question 4
The 2010 film "Soulboy" saw two actors working together who four years later would also star in what winner of the Royal Television Society Award in the UK for Best Drama Series?
A
Line of Duty
B
Sherlock
C
Good Cop
D
The Honourable Woman
Question 4 Explanation: 
Line of Duty
Question 5
What is the name of the line that darts players stand behind to throw?
A
Doche
B
Oche
C
Pooch
D
Cloche
Question 5 Explanation: 
Oche
Question 6
Headquarters of UNO are situated at
A
New York, USA
B
Hague (Netherlands)
C
Geneva
D
Paris
Question 6 Explanation: 
The headquarters of the United Nations is a distinctive complex in New York City (USA). The United Nations has three additional, subsidiary, regional headquarters or headquarter districts. These are located in Geneva (Switzerland), Vienna (Austria), and Nairobi (Kenya).
Question 7
..........is basically charged when a person uses a credit card to obtain cash.
A
Early Repayment Charge
B
Redemption Fee
C
Transaction Fee
D
Cash Advance Fee
Question 7 Explanation: 
A cash advance fee is a charge that a credit card issuer charges a customer for accessing the cash credit line on his or her account, either through an ATM, convenience check or at a bank's teller window.
Question 8
The most immediate sea to the east of Drake Passage, south of South America, is what?
A
Bellingshausen Sea
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Scotia Sea
Question 8 Explanation: 
Scotia Sea
Question 9
The tropical cyclones do not occur to the equator because of
A
weak coriolis force
B
light and variable width
C
excessive humidity
D
connective activity
Question 10
Why was the Olympic flag raised upside down at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia?
A
To represent the first untethered space walk, made the previous day
B
Sabotage by anti-communist protesters
C
Respect for Michael Jackson who was severely burned earlier in the year
D
Mistake
Question 10 Explanation: 
Mistake
Question 11
The inaugural day-night cricket test game played at the Oval, Adelaide, Australia, in November 2015 was played between Australia and which other country?
A
New Zealand
B
England
C
Sri Lanka
D
India
Question 11 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 12
Which of these are creatures from Greek mythology that had the head and body of a woman and the wings and feet of a bird?
A
Lutenists
B
Pianists
C
Trumpeters
D
Harpies
Question 12 Explanation: 
Harpies
Question 13
The Term of President of Algeria is
A
3 Years
B
4 Years
C
5 years
D
6 Years
Question 13 Explanation: 
5 years:President The head of the executive branch of Algeria is an elected president for aterm of five years.
Question 14
Which canal allows ships to travel from the Mediterranean Sea to the Indian Ocean?
A
Suez
B
Panama
C
Caledonian
D
Kiev
Question 14 Explanation: 
Suez
Question 15
'Modi Kaka Ka Gaon', a Hindi feature film inspired by Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi was directed by..........?
A
Ashutosh Gowarikar
B
Vishal Bhardwaj
C
Srijit Mukherji
D
Tushar A. Goel
Question 15 Explanation: 
'Modi Kaka Ka Gaon', a Hindi feature film inspired by Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi was released all over India. The film is directed by Tushar A. Goel. The character of Narendra Modi is played by Mumbai businessman Vikas Mahante. The music for the film was composed by Manojanand Choudhary. This film is said be inspired by Narendra Modi's development plans for India. This film was granted censor certification by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) in November 2017.
Question 16
What are traditionally hung up on Christmas night for Santa Claus to fill with presents?
A
Posters
B
Turkeys
C
Washing
D
Stockings
Question 16 Explanation: 
Stockings
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