General knowledge quiz 1520

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The US Civil War was in which century?
A
17th
B
18th
C
19th
D
20th
Question 1 Explanation: 
19th
Question 2
Usain Bolt is what type of athlete?
A
Sprinter
B
Synchronised swimmer
C
Boxer
D
High Jumper
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sprinter
Question 3
Which Australian city do the natives call "Freo"?
A
Darwin
B
Sydney
C
Melbourne
D
Fremantle
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fremantle
Question 4
Making their record debut in 1989, what were Squire, Mani, Reni and Brown collectively known as?
A
The Stone Roses
B
The Inkspots
C
The Pink Fairies
D
Nirvana
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Stone Roses
Question 5
Who was the heroine who rescued 9 people from the wreck of the "Forfarshire", taking them to the lighthouse on the Longstone, one of the Farne Islands, on 7 September 1838?
A
Naomi Campbell
B
Florence Nightingale
C
Margaret Thatcher
D
Grace Darling
Question 5 Explanation: 
Grace Darling
Question 6
Before she appeared in "Baywatch" Pamela Anderson had her first role in television in what series?
A
Woops!
B
The Ben Stiller Show
C
Home Improvement
D
Full House
Question 6 Explanation: 
Home Improvement
Question 7
The minerals of sulphide group are
A
Cinnabar
B
Pyrite
C
Galena
D
All of the above
Question 8
On 12 July 1856, US citizen William Walker declared himself president of where?
A
Nicaragua
B
Honduras
C
Mexico
D
Costa Rica
Question 8 Explanation: 
Nicaragua
Question 9
Where did the name of the 1986 tile matching computer game "Tetris" come from?
A
The tiles are tetrahedron-shaped
B
A Georgian monetary unit
C
The number 4 and the game of tennis
D
From the designer's imagination
Question 9 Explanation: 
The number 4 and the game of tennis
Question 10
"Ouchie", a talking bandaid, appears in whose web Flash cartoon?
A
Eric Millikin
B
Charley Parker
C
Mark Fiore
D
Hans Bjordahl
Question 10 Explanation: 
Mark Fiore
Question 11
The Nobel peace prize is awarded in which city?
A
Oslo
B
Stockholm
C
Brussels
D
Geneva
Question 12
Where is the world's oldest surviving bowling green, with the first recorded use being in 1299?
A
Gretna Green, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
B
Wimbledon, south west London
C
Southampton, England
D
Wembley, north-west London
Question 12 Explanation: 
Southampton, England
Question 13
What river forms the boundary between Indiana and Kentucky?
A
Mississippi
B
Ohio
C
Missouri
D
Colorado
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ohio
Question 14
In what medium did Michelangelo create the Sistine chapel ceiling work for which he is known?
A
Digital
B
Paint
C
Carved marble
D
Stained glass
Question 14 Explanation: 
Paint
Question 15
Which of the following campaign will be launched by the Union Government to promote tourism and employment, as per the Union Budget 2017?
A
Incredible India 2.0
B
Revolutionary India
C
Incredibly Superior India
D
Pride of the World
Question 15 Explanation: 
Government has proposed to introduce Incredible India 2.0 Campaign to promote tourism and employment.
Question 16
What is the name for a defect of vision caused by deviation of eyes from parallel courses, giving the impression that the person is looking in two directions at once and meaning that the eyes cannot focus on a single point?
A
Ambylopia
B
Exotropia
C
Hypertropia
D
Strabismus
Question 16 Explanation: 
Strabismus
There are 16 questions to complete.

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