General knowledge quiz 1595

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
On August 1, 2003, the total strength of India's armed forces approximate to
A
13, 92, 000
B
10, 92, 000
C
71, 500
D
1, 32, 000
Question 2
According to Jewish tradition, whose chair is set ready at each passover meal in case he reappears to herald the coming of the Messiah?
A
Elisha
B
Elias
C
Elijah
D
Emmanuel
Question 2 Explanation: 
Elijah
Question 3
Which German composer was assistant to Wagner at Bayreuth 1880-1, taught at Barcelona, Frankfurt and Berlin, and is best known for his opera "Hansel and Gretel"?
A
Ludwig van Beethoven
B
Engelbert Humperdinck
C
Franz Joseph Haydn
D
George Handel
Question 3 Explanation: 
Engelbert Humperdinck
Question 4
The word plagiarism comes from the Latin word meaning what?
A
Eating
B
Murdering
C
Stealing
D
Kidnapping
Question 4 Explanation: 
Kidnapping
Question 5
Superstar?
A
Damien Sandow
B
Sheamus
C
Ryback
D
David Otunga
Question 5 Explanation: 
David Otunga
Question 6
Which 17th century English poet is famous for "Paradise Lost", "Paradise Regained" and "Samson Agonistes"?
A
William Wordsworth
B
John Milton
C
John Betjeman
D
John Keats
Question 6 Explanation: 
John Milton
Question 7
"Pruritus" is a medical word for what?
A
Itching
B
Nausea
C
Sleeplessness
D
Bleeding
Question 7 Explanation: 
Itching
Question 8
Who is the governor of Tamil Nadu?
A
P. Sathasivam
B
B. D. Mishra
C
Jagdish Mukhi
D
Banwarilal Purohit
Question 8 Explanation: 
Banwarilal Purohit:Capital-Chennai
Question 9
What name is given to a cultural and societal phenomenon characterised by an excessive preoccupation with the individual's own appearance, accompanied by difficulties coping with the aging process and with the requirements of maturation?
A
Cynanthropy
B
New World Syndrome
C
Paris syndrome
D
Dorian Gray Syndrome
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dorian Gray Syndrome
Question 10
Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Dilshan belongs to which country?
A
Sri Lanka
B
South Africa
C
Pakistan
D
Bangladesh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sri Lanka:Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Dilshan, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and a former captain of the Sri Lanka national cricket team. He is popularly known as Tillakaratne Dilshan
Question 11
With which sport is Michael Schumacher associated?
A
Basketball
B
Motor racing
C
Gymnastics
D
Square dancing
Question 11 Explanation: 
Motor racing
Question 12
The book Hunter of Katpadi is written by..........
A
Saurav Jha
B
Pradeep Sebastian
C
Raj Kamal Jha
D
Kiran Nagarkar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Pradeep Sebastian:The Book Hunters of Katpadi (Fiction) By Pradeep Sebastian Pradeep Sebastian is a writer who himself is in immense love with books
Question 13
What sport is competed in the Giro de Italia?
A
Ice skating
B
Motor racing
C
Cycling
D
Diving
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cycling
Question 14
Who wrote "In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking"?
A
Jerome Kern
B
Cole Porter
C
T S Eliot
D
George Gershwin
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cole Porter
Question 15
Who won gold for the individual pursuit at the Track Cycling World Championships in 2009?
A
Alison Roe
B
Alison Shanks
C
Mary St Leger
D
Annabelle Philips
Question 15 Explanation: 
Alison Shanks
Question 16
How many is a baker's dozen plus a gross plus a score?
A
157
B
176
C
177
D
143
Question 16 Explanation: 
177
There are 16 questions to complete.

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