General knowledge quiz 1519

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What kind of event is the Welsh word Eisteddfod applied to?
A
An arts festival
B
A game of Gaelic football
C
A New Year's Eve party
D
An auction of motor vehicles
Question 1 Explanation: 
An arts festival
Question 2
Who was the man of the match of the 1983 World Cup Final?
A
Kapil Dev
B
Roger Binny
C
Sunil Gavaskar
D
M. Amarnath
Question 2 Explanation: 
This capped off an amazing win by the Indians over the all-conquering West Indian side!
Question 3
The cricket game at the Oval in London, England, on 31 August 2017 was interrupted and then called off, due to what?
A
A tornado
B
Collapse of an audience barrier
C
Persistent buzzing of the players by drones
D
Firing of a crossbow bolt onto the pitch
Question 3 Explanation: 
Firing of a crossbow bolt onto the pitch
Question 4
Where is London Zoo?
A
Central Park
B
Regents Park
C
Holland Park
D
Mansfield Park
Question 4 Explanation: 
Regents Park
Question 5
From which language do we get the word "dungarees"?
A
Hindi
B
Farsi
C
Norse
D
Greek
Question 5 Explanation: 
Hindi
Question 6
Who bagged the title of Peter England Mr India 2017?
A
Vishnu Raj Menon
B
Rohit Khandelwal
C
Parikshit Singh
D
Jitesh Singh Deo
Question 6 Explanation: 
Jitesh Singh Deo bagged the title of Peter England Mr India 2017. Jitesh Singh Deo hails from Lucknow. He will now represent India at Mr World 2020. Sixteen contestants from across India competed for the title. The first runner up was Abhi Khajuria and the second runner up was Pavan Rao. The winners were felicitated by actor Kangana Ranaut.
Question 7
Which of these is a republic?
A
Sweden
B
Egypt
C
UK
D
Monaco
Question 7 Explanation: 
Egypt
Question 8
What charity that aims to create new opportunities for aspiring young musicians is due to people involved with the Clash?
A
Toppertown
B
Strummerville
C
Head-on-music
D
Joe's Fund
Question 8 Explanation: 
Strummerville
Question 9
The pineapple is native to which part of the world?
A
South America
B
Pacific Islands
C
Africa
D
Australia
Question 9 Explanation: 
South America
Question 10
What is the full-form of NDMA?
A
National Defence Management Authority
B
National Disaster Management Authority
C
National Disaster Management Act
D
National Defence Management Act
Question 10 Explanation: 
National Disaster Management Authority
Question 11
The phrase "Mountain Standard Time Zone" refers to which mountains?
A
Andes
B
Appalachians
C
Ural
D
Rockies
Question 11 Explanation: 
Rockies
Question 12
Which play by John Osborne features a character called Archie Rice, a part written for Laurence Olivier, who played it on stage and in a 1960 film version?
A
Look Back in Anger
B
Death of a Salesman
C
Desperate Remedies
D
The Entertainer
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Entertainer
Question 13
What is a dirk?
A
Scottish church
B
Highland dagger
C
Arabian boat
D
Indian loincloth
Question 13 Explanation: 
Highland dagger
Question 14
What is the national intelligence agency of Israel?
A
The State Intelligence Service (SHISH)
B
Kopassus
C
Agencja Wywiadu (AW)
D
The Mossad
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Mossad
Question 15
What is the currency of Myanmar?
A
Togrog (MNT)
B
Kyat (MMK)
C
Riyal (QAR)
D
Baht (THB)
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kyat (MMK); Capital-Naypyidaw & Official language-Burmese
Question 16
Which lake, the largest in Central Europe, is sometimes referred to as the "Hungarian Sea"?
A
Taferlklaussee
B
Irrsee
C
Balaton
D
Vadkert
Question 16 Explanation: 
Balaton
There are 16 questions to complete.

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