General knowledge quiz 1570

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Kesari was a..........newspaper
A
Telungu
B
Hindi
C
Gujarati
D
Marathi
Question 1 Explanation: 
Marathi:Kesari is a Marathi newspaper which was founded in 1881 by Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak
Question 2
Te Ika a Maui and Te Waipounamu are the two main islands of which country?
A
Japan
B
The United Kingdom
C
The Philippines
D
New Zealand
Question 2 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 3
MK Gandhi was influenced by the writings of
A
Lenin
B
Leo Tolstoy
C
Karl Marx
D
Bernard Shaw
Question 3 Explanation: 
Leo Tolstoy was famous Russian author
Question 4
In Greek mythology, who was the wife of Zeus, and known as the "Queen of the Gods"?
A
Penelope
B
Helen
C
Hera
D
Amorata
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hera
Question 5
From 1970 to 1995, Julie Goodyer played Bet Lynch, a character known for sporting leopard-skin prints and a bleached-blonde beehive hairdo, in which long-running soap opera?
A
Coronation Street
B
East Enders
C
Neighbours
D
Dallas
Question 5 Explanation: 
Coronation Street
Question 6
When did freestyle skiing first became a sport contested at the World Olympics?
A
2014
B
1992
C
1936
D
1924
Question 6 Explanation: 
1992
Question 7
What name is given to the external set of floral leaves or sepals in a flower?
A
Pistils
B
Stamen
C
Pollen
D
Calyx
Question 7 Explanation: 
Calyx
Question 8
Australian author, actor and journalist Helen Lyndon Goff, OBE, wrote a series of books centring round which character?
A
Hairy Maclary
B
Skippy, the bush Kangaroo
C
Blinky Bill
D
Mary Poppins
Question 8 Explanation: 
Mary Poppins
Question 9
Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium is located in..........
A
Assam
B
Jharkhand
C
Maharashtra
D
Karantaka
Question 9 Explanation: 
Assam:Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium is a football stadium in Guwahati, India. Besides hosting football matches, the stadium is also used for athletics. It has a total capacity of 35, 000. In 2007, it hosted the 33rd National Games of India
Question 10
The first manned AVATAR flight is proposed for
A
2019
B
2018
C
2020
D
2025
Question 10 Explanation: 
2025:AVATAR from ''Aerobic Vehicle for Transatmospheric Hypersonic Aerospace TrAnspoRtation'' is a concept for a manned single-stage reusable spaceplane capable of horizontal takeoff and landing.The first scaled-down tests are planned for 2016, and the first manned AVATAR flight is proposed for 2025.
Question 11
In French cuisine how was an ortolan killed, when it was still legal to cook and sell them?
A
Gassing
B
Boiling it alive
C
Shooting
D
Drowning in Armagnac
Question 11 Explanation: 
Drowning in Armagnac
Question 12
With how many pieces does each player start a game of Backgammon?
A
5
B
10
C
20
D
15
Question 12 Explanation: 
15
Question 13
ELSS is a type of..........
A
Maturity Fund
B
Debt Fund
C
Investment Fund
D
Mutual Fund
Question 13 Explanation: 
Mutual Fund:Equity Linked Savings Schemes(ELSS) is a type of diversified equity mutual fund (MF), which is qualified for tax exemption under section 80C of the Income Tax Act.
Question 14
Kummi is the famous dance form of which Indian state?
A
Andra Pradesh
B
Telengana
C
Kerala
D
None of these
Question 14 Explanation: 
None of these, Kummi-TamilNadu
Question 15
Where has the international competition The Golden Shears been held since 1961?
A
Karoonda, Australia
B
Aberystwyth, Wales
C
Finchley, England
D
Masterton, New Zealand
Question 15 Explanation: 
Masterton, New Zealand
Question 16
Ted Sorensen was an advisor, lawyer and writer, best known as special counsel and adviser, speechwriter and alter ego to which US president, whom he called his ''intellectual blood bank''?
A
John F. Kennedy
B
Richard M Nixon
C
Bill Clinton
D
Lyndon B Johnson
Question 16 Explanation: 
John F. Kennedy
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