General knowledge quiz 1590

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these structures is the oldest?
A
UN Building, New York, U S A
B
Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia
C
Empire State Building, New York, U S A
D
Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
Question 1 Explanation: 
Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
Question 2
What is the chemical symbol for tin?
A
Fe
B
T
C
Sn
D
Mg
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sn
Question 3
In 2011 in response to prolonged allegations by Republican Donald Trump that President Barack Obama was not qualified to be president because he was not American, Obama published what?
A
His recipe for pumpkin pie
B
A video of him winning a burger eating contest when he was 19
C
The long form of his birth certificate
D
His family tree showing his direct descent from Chief Sitting Bull
Question 3 Explanation: 
The long form of his birth certificate
Question 4
Which of these is a method of preserving milk?
A
Micturition
B
Maturation
C
Pasteurisation
D
Homogenisation
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pasteurisation
Question 5
Which country, once part of the Republic of Colombia under Simon Bolivar, became independent in 1830 and annexed the Galapagos Islands in 1832?
A
Paraguay
B
Venezuela
C
Panama
D
Ecuador
Question 5 Explanation: 
Ecuador
Question 6
Deepika Kumari is related to..........sport.
A
Cricket
B
Archery
C
Badminton
D
Table Tennis
Question 6 Explanation: 
Archery, Deepika Kumari won a bronze medal at the Indoor Archery World Cup at Bangkok
Question 7
Which of these was an American baseball player who played his 18-year major-league professional career all for the New York Yankees, and still holds the records for most World Series home runs, RBIs, runs, walks, extra-base hits and total bases?
A
Donald Dunn
B
Mickey Mantle
C
Frederick Forsythe
D
Patrick Powers
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mickey Mantle
Question 8
ESCAP stands for
A
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific
B
European Society Council for Africa and Pacific
C
Economic and Social Commission for Africa and Pacific
D
None of the above
Question 9
Which of these countries has the lowest population density?
A
Russia
B
Finland
C
Iceland
D
Latvia
Question 9 Explanation: 
Iceland
Question 10
What is one of the distinguishing features of Baku, capital city of Azerbaijan?
A
It has a boundary line running through it dividing Azerbaijan from Russia
B
It is built at over 4, 000m (on the slopes of Mount BazardUzU)
C
It is the lowest lying national capital in the world
D
The buildings are all deep orange by statute
Question 10 Explanation: 
It is the lowest lying national capital in the world
Question 11
Where did Colonel James Bowie and Davy Crockett die fighting Mexican forces?
A
Fort Sumter
B
Little Big Horn
C
Alamo
D
Gettysberg
Question 11 Explanation: 
Alamo
Question 12
One Rupee Note and One Rupee coins are legal tenders for how much amount?
A
Above.Rs.1
B
Below Rs.10
C
Above Rs.10
D
Unlimited
Question 12 Explanation: 
Unlimited:One Rupee Note and One Rupee coins are legal tenders for unlimited amounts. 50 Paisa coins are legal tender for any sum not above Rs. 10. The coins of smaller than 50 paisa value are legal tenders of a sum below Re. 1.
Question 13
He was a composer whose music lay behind the poignant appeal of many films, notably Titanic, A Beautiful Mind, Field of Dreams, Apollo 13, Braveheart, and Avatar; when he died in 2015 what was the cause?
A
He was caught in the crossfire of a police shootout
B
Lung cancer
C
A motorbike accident
D
The plane he was piloting crashed
Question 13 Explanation: 
The plane he was piloting crashed
Question 14
Complete Joseph Stalin's famous quotation "One death is a tragedy, one million deaths is a.........."
A
Statistic
B
Crime
C
Bonus
D
Holocaust
Question 14 Explanation: 
Statistic
Question 15
What is NAT?
A
Network Address Translation
B
Network Administration Tool
C
Novell Address Transfer
D
Newly Added Technology
Question 15 Explanation: 
NAT is commonly used by nearly all comsumer routers today, both hardware and software.
Question 16
Which musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber is based on a book by Wilkie Collins?
A
Aspects of Love
B
Cats
C
The Woman in White
D
Jeeves
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Woman in White
There are 16 questions to complete.

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