General knowledge quiz 1554

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Kazi Nazrul Islam airport is situated in which state?
A
West Bengal
B
Jharkhand
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Uttarakhnad
Question 1 Explanation: 
West Bengal
Question 2
Which of these musicals is by Willy Russell?
A
Oliver!
B
Rent
C
Blood Brothers
D
Hair
Question 2 Explanation: 
Blood Brothers
Question 3
Where is the US Bullion Depository, a fortified building used to store US official gold reserves, and a US Army post that holds the US Army Armor Center and the US Army Armor School?
A
Fort Knox
B
Fort Sumter
C
Fort Lauderdale
D
Fort Worth
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fort Knox
Question 4
Where would tailings normally be found?
A
After lambs have been docked
B
In a tailor's cutting room
C
Associated with a mine
D
In a sculptor's studio
Question 4 Explanation: 
Associated with a mine
Question 5
Who wrote the opera "Pagliacci"?
A
Leoncavallo
B
Rossini
C
Puccini
D
Bizet
Question 5 Explanation: 
Leoncavallo
Question 6
Which of these was a guitarist, singer and composer who died in September 1970, in Notting Hill, London, after drinking red wine and taking sleeping pills?
A
Janis Joplin
B
Jimi Hendrix
C
Jim Morrison
D
James Brown
Question 6 Explanation: 
Jimi Hendrix
Question 7
Franz Ferdinand, whose assassination triggered World War I, was a member of which family?
A
Hapsburg
B
Medici
C
Bourbon
D
Milligan
Question 7 Explanation: 
Hapsburg
Question 8
Who opened their own business in 1885, by 1890 was recognized as one of France's foremost Art Nouveau jewellery designers, and in the 1920s became famous for his work in the Art Deco style?
A
Mary Quant
B
Aubrey Beardsley
C
Barbara Hepworth
D
Rene Lalique
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rene Lalique
Question 9
Where was Christopher Columbus born?
A
Madrid
B
Genoa
C
Istanbul
D
Marseilles
Question 9 Explanation: 
Genoa
Question 10
What French military unit was established in 1831 to enable people from other countries to serve in the French Armed Forces, commanded by French officers?
A
Strange Army
B
Alien Squad
C
Foreign Legion
D
Overseas Services
Question 10 Explanation: 
Foreign Legion
Question 11
Which of these is native to North America?
A
Sloth
B
Emu
C
Chipmunk
D
Tiger
Question 11 Explanation: 
Chipmunk
Question 12
Who is the only NBA player to score 100 points?
A
David Robinson
B
Michael Jordan
C
Kobe Bryant
D
Wilt Chamberlain
Question 12 Explanation: 
Wilt Chamberlain
Question 13
The site of what modern landmark residence in London, UK, was at one time owned by King Edward the Confessor, William the Conqueror, the monks of Westminster Abbey, King Henry VIII, Sir William Blake and Lord Goring?
A
Buckingham Palace
B
Clarence House
C
Kensington Palace
D
The Ritz
Question 13 Explanation: 
Buckingham Palace
Question 14
Where are the British Houses of Parliament?
A
Cheltenham
B
Washington
C
Edinburgh
D
Westminster
Question 14 Explanation: 
Westminster
Question 15
..........is the scientific name of Frog
A
Rana Tigrina
B
Reso Indicus
C
Cicer Aestivum
D
Rana Sativa
Question 15 Explanation: 
Rana Tigrina:Rana tigrina Hoplobatrachus tigerinus, the Indus Valley bullfrog or Indian bullfrog, popular name Asian bullfrog, Asean bullfrog or Asia bullfrog, is a large species of frogfound in Myanmar
Question 16
Fire fighting clothes are made of..........
A
Asbestos
B
Amosite
C
Chrysotile
D
Actinolite
Question 16 Explanation: 
Asbestos:A fire proximity suit is a suit designed to protect a firefighter from high temperatures, especially near fires of extreme temperature such as aircraft fires. Fire proximity suitsfirst appeared during the 1930s, and were originally made of asbestos
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