General knowledge quiz 1589

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who is the main character in a film whose plotline begins in 1845 in Canada, when young James Howlett kills a groundskeeper named Thomas Logan, who was John Howlett's murderer?
A
Prince of Persia:The Sands of Time
B
Twilight
C
The Last Station
D
Wolverine
Question 1 Explanation: 
Wolverine
Question 2
Indian red is related to which chemical compound?
A
Ferric Oxide
B
Nitric Acid
C
Sulphuric Acid
D
Nitrous Oxide
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ferric Oxide:Indian red (color) Indian red is a pigment composed of naturally occurring iron oxides that is widely used in India.It is Ferric oxide.
Question 3
If you travel down the Zarumilla River on the border between Peru and Ecuador, where do you arrive?
A
In the Gulf of Guayaquil and the Pacific Ocean
B
In the Amazon River
C
In the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean
D
In the Loa River, Chile
Question 3 Explanation: 
In the Gulf of Guayaquil and the Pacific Ocean
Question 4
The Mariana Trench is located in..........
A
Pacific Ocean
B
Atlantic Ocean
C
Antarctic ocean
D
Indian Ocean
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pacific Ocean:The Mariana Trench or Marianas Trenchis the deepest part of the world's oceans. It is located in the western Pacific Ocean, to the east of the Mariana Islands. The trench is about 2, 550 kilometres (1, 580 mi) long but has an average width of only 69 kilometres (43 mi)
Question 5
Transactions of any value other than the standard market lot size of Rs. 5 crore are referred to as..........
A
Market lot
B
Odd lot
C
Non-Competitive Bid
D
Par Value
Question 5 Explanation: 
Transactions of any value other than the standard market lot size of Rs. 5 crore are referred to as Odd lot.
Question 6
What name did Andy Warhol give to his original New York City studio from 1962 to 1968 in premises on the 5th floor of 231 East 47th Street, Madison Avenue?
A
The Studio
B
The Warehouse
C
The Shed
D
The Factory
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Factory
Question 7
What 'game' was first produced by the Southern Novelty Company in Baltimore, Maryland in 1892?
A
Frisbee
B
Monopoly
C
Ouija board
D
Ping Pong
Question 7 Explanation: 
The board was invented by Isaac and William Fuld. The word 'Ouija' comes from the French and German words for 'yes', 'oui' and 'ja'.
Question 8
During which period was the standing statue of Buddha made?
A
Asoka
B
Kushana
C
Kaniska
D
Chanakya
Question 8 Explanation: 
Kushana:Standing statue of Buddha made during Kushana period
Question 9
Where is the grave of Jim Morrison, once lead singer of "The Doors"?
A
Hampstead, London, UK
B
Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France
C
Madrid, Spain
D
Culver City, Los Angeles County, USA
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris, France
Question 10
Which city nickname is Leather City?
A
Udaipur
B
Dhanbad
C
Kanpur
D
Mumbai
Question 10 Explanation: 
Kanpur:Kanpur is known as Leather city of the world and the Economic Capital of Uttar Pradesh.Kanpur, is also home to some of the finest educational institutes of India
Question 11
A vestry is a feature of what sort of building?
A
Lighthouse
B
Factory
C
Town Hall
D
Church
Question 11 Explanation: 
Church
Question 12
The Mason-Dixon line, which came to symbolise the cultural boundary between the Northern and Southern United States, was originally surveyed to define the border between Maryland and which other state?
A
Delaware
B
Pennsylvania
C
West Virginia
D
Ohio
Question 12 Explanation: 
Pennsylvania
Question 13
Which of these films is not one of Oliver Stone's "Vietnam War trilogy"?
A
The Deer Hunter
B
Born on the Fourth of July
C
Platoon
D
Heaven & Earth
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Deer Hunter
Question 14
Which of the following is not related to Football?
A
B.C. Roy Trophy
B
Durand Cup
C
Nizam Gold Cup
D
William Cup
Question 14 Explanation: 
William cup:William Cup is given to Basketball. Remaining are related to Football
Question 15
How many adverbs are there in the phrase "The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog"?
A
1
B
3
C
Nil
D
2
Question 15 Explanation: 
Nil
Question 16
Lotus Temple is in..........?
A
Jaipur, Rajasthan
B
New Delhi, Delhi
C
Mangalore, Karnataka
D
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Question 16 Explanation: 
New Delhi, Delhi
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