General knowledge quiz 1512

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
INS..........becomes India's first ship to go green
A
Sandhayak
B
Sutlej
C
Darshak
D
Sarvekshak
Question 1 Explanation: 
Sarvekshak:Indian Navy's survey vessel INS Sarvekshak, based at the Southern Naval Command in Kochi became the first naval ship to go green by installing a solar power system on board
Question 2
In traditional English cuisine, what goes with roast pork?
A
Grated turnip
B
Mashed pumpkin
C
Tomato sauce
D
Apple sauce
Question 2 Explanation: 
Apple sauce
Question 3
Forward Markets Commission regulator of..........
A
Merchat Banking
B
Money Market
C
Commodity Market
D
All of these
Question 3 Explanation: 
Commodity Market:FMC is a regulatory authority for commodity futures market in India. FMC is the chief regulator of forward and futures markets in India. HQ:Mumbai
Question 4
Which comic character first appeared in Amazing Fantasy #15 in August 1962?
A
Professor X
B
James Gordon
C
Spiderman
D
Captain Marvel
Question 4 Explanation: 
Spiderman
Question 5
What Pope took office on 21 June 1963?
A
John XXIII
B
Paul VI
C
George III
D
Ringo I
Question 5 Explanation: 
Paul VI
Question 6
The Hindu temple complex of Angkor Wat, built for the king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century as his state temple and capital city, is in which country?
A
Thailand
B
Myanmar
C
Cambodia
D
Sri Lanka
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cambodia
Question 7
At what time of day does the church service called vespers take place?
A
Morning
B
Evening
C
Afternoon
D
Midnight
Question 7 Explanation: 
Evening
Question 8
The anniversary that commemorates Captain Arthur Phillip founding the British Colony of Australia in 1788, is celebrated on which day every year?
A
16-Jun
B
26-Jun
C
16-Jan
D
26 January
Question 8 Explanation: 
26-Jan
Question 9
Bridgetown is the capital of which country?
A
Barbados
B
Brunei
C
Bermuda
D
Bahamas
Question 9 Explanation: 
Barbados-Bridgetown(Capital) and Barbadian dollar(Currency).
Question 10
Where is the island, 1, 200 metres (3, 900 ft) long and 400 metres (1, 300 ft) across, known as Elephantine Island?
A
River Nile, Egypt
B
Off the coast of Antarctica
C
In Mumbai Harbour, India
D
Falkland Islands
Question 10 Explanation: 
River Nile, Egypt
Question 11
Alfred Brendel is mostly associated with what instrument?
A
Piano
B
Cello
C
Guitar
D
Violin
Question 11 Explanation: 
Piano
Question 12
Mauritius did what in 1835?
A
Launched its first newspaper (Le Cerneen) which was not controlled by the government
B
Declared independence from France
C
Changed its name to "Ile de France"
D
Abolished slavery
Question 12 Explanation: 
Abolished slavery
Question 13
Rukmini Devi was a noted..........dancer
A
Kuchipudi
B
Manipuri
C
Bharatnatyam
D
Kathak
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bharatnatyam:Rukmini Devi Arundale was an Indian theosophist, dancer and choreographer of the Indian classical dance form of Bharatnatyam, and an activist for animal rights and welfare
Question 14
Sabita Chowdhury has passed away recently, she was famous in..........
A
Singing
B
Dancing
C
Acting
D
Politics
Question 14 Explanation: 
Singing
Question 15
Who hosted the 2006 Academy Awards ceremony?
A
Jay Leno
B
David Letterman
C
Jon Stewart
D
Conan O'Brien
Question 15 Explanation: 
Jon Stewart
Question 16
Where was the Peninsular War?
A
South Africa
B
Crimean Peninsula
C
Iberian peninsula
D
Philippines
Question 16 Explanation: 
Iberian peninsula
There are 16 questions to complete.

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