General knowledge quiz 1526

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
P L Travers wrote the story for which of these films?
A
Dr Doolittle
B
Mary Poppins
C
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
D
Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Question 1 Explanation: 
Mary Poppins
Question 2
In which year did George Bush succeed Ronald Reagan as US President, the US ratified the Berne convention on copyright, Time Inc and Warner Communications merged to form Time-Warner, and the Exxon Valdez spilled oil in Alaska?
A
1989
B
1991
C
1987
D
1985
Question 2 Explanation: 
1989
Question 3
How many times was Franklin D. Roosevelt elected president of the USA?
A
12
B
8
C
4
D
none
Question 3 Explanation: 
4
Question 4
What men's golf tournament was held on The Hills Golf Course, a privately owned golf course in an area known as Arrowtown, in 2007, 2009 and 2010?
A
New Zealand Open
B
Brunei Open
C
Australian Open
D
South African Open
Question 4 Explanation: 
New Zealand Open
Question 5
India has..........system
A
Plural Executive
B
Quasi-Presidential
C
Presidential
D
Parliamentary
Question 5 Explanation: 
Parliamentary India adopted the Parliamentary form of democracy in the year 1947 since India has been familiar with its working during the times of British
Question 6
The 'Cannes Award' is given for excellence in which field?
A
Films
B
Journalism
C
Literature
D
Economics
Question 7
The US War of Independence was in which century?
A
18th
B
15th
C
16th
D
20th
Question 7 Explanation: 
18th
Question 8
King Harold was killed at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 when an arrow went into what part of his body?
A
Chest
B
Foot
C
Eye
D
Hand
Question 8 Explanation: 
Eye
Question 9
Who is Warren Beatty's actress sister?
A
Shirley MacLaine
B
Meryl Streep
C
Grace Kelly
D
Jean Harlow
Question 9 Explanation: 
Shirley MacLaine
Question 10
Who played Alan's young son, Jake, in the TV series "Two and a Half Men"?
A
Jon Cryer
B
Charlie Sheen
C
Angus T. Jones
D
Ron Howard
Question 10 Explanation: 
Angus T. Jones
Question 11
What does I represent in MISA?
A
Indian
B
International
C
Internal
D
Information
Question 11 Explanation: 
Internal; MISA-Maintenance of Internal Security Act
Question 12
Who published almost 100 books on many subjects, including his autobiography "My Life and Times" (10 vols, 1963-1971), "The Four Winds Of Love" (6 vols, 1937-45), "Whisky Galore" (1947) and "Monarch of the Glen" (1941)?
A
Susan Boyle
B
Robert Louis Stevenson
C
Compton MacKenzie
D
Flora MacDonald
Question 12 Explanation: 
Compton MacKenzie
Question 13
In 2017 the top three golf players in the final world rankings were from the USA; when did this last happen?
A
August 1998
B
April 2007
C
End of 2001
D
November 1970
Question 13 Explanation: 
August 1998
Question 14
Skill India mission motto to train over 40 crore (400 million) people in India by which year?
A
2022
B
2020
C
2019
D
2025
Question 14 Explanation: 
2022
Question 15
As per Article 12-35, the fundamental rights are..........
A
Feasible
B
Can be amended
C
Rejectable
D
Rigid
Question 15 Explanation: 
Can be amended:Fundamental Rights are mentioned in Part III covering Articles 12 to 35.However, as per Article 13(4), nothing in this article shall apply to any amendment
Question 16
Thaiusam is related to
A
Uttarakhand
B
Bihar
C
Assam
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tamil Nadu:Thaipusam, Thaipoosam is a Hindu festival celebrated mostly by the Tamil community on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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