General knowledge quiz 16

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Ronnie Verrell, an English jazz drummer who played in The Ted Heath Orchestra, The Syd Lawrence Orchestra, Jack Parnell's ATV Orchestra and for "Sunday Night at the London Palladium" also provided the drumming for what?
A
The Beatles' 1964 tour to Australia
B
"Animal" in the Muppet Show
C
Neil Young's band "Crazy Horse"
D
The CD "I Dreamed A Dream" by Susan Boyle
Question 1 Explanation: 
"Animal" in the Muppet Show
Question 2
Mobile Phone invented by..........
A
Broquet
B
Dewar
C
Martin Cooper
D
Otis
Question 2 Explanation: 
Martin Cooper:Martin ''Marty'' Cooper is an American engineer. He is a pioneer and visionary in the wireless communications industry. Motorola was the first company to produce a handheld mobile phone. On 3 April 1973 when Martin Cooper, a Motorola researcher and executive, made the first mobile telephone call from handheld subscriber equipment, placing a call to Dr. Joel S. Engelof Bell Labs.
Question 3
Which of the following is formed by Keshav Chandra Sen?
A
Theosophical Soceity
B
Ramakrishna Mission
C
Arya Samaj
D
Indian Reform Association
Question 3 Explanation: 
Indian Reform Association:Keshav Chandra Sen established the Indian Reform Association, which had five areas of activity:inexpensive literature, female improvement, education, temperance, and charity.
Question 4
To which of these places would you go to find a lemur in its native habitat?
A
Brazil
B
New Zealand
C
France
D
Madagascar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Madagascar
Question 5
What rating indicates the anti-engine knocking properties of a fuel?
A
Octane
B
Boron
C
Michelin
D
Star
Question 5 Explanation: 
Octane
Question 6
Who invented the saxophone in 1840?
A
Andrew Sachs
B
Gunther Sachs
C
Adolphe Sax
D
Goldman Sachs
Question 6 Explanation: 
Adolphe Sax
Question 7
In 1720 speculation in a company's stock on the British stock market led to financial ruin for many investors; what was the event known as?
A
Mississippi Company Balloon
B
South Sea Bubble
C
Australian Crackle
D
French Champagne
Question 7 Explanation: 
South Sea Bubble
Question 8
The national flag of which of these countries does not have any stars on it?
A
India
B
USA
C
Myanmar
D
Papua New Guinea
Question 8 Explanation: 
India
Question 9
To consider the large number of agenda items, General Assembly has how many main committees?
A
Five
B
Seven
C
Nine
D
Fifteen
Question 10
Which of the following is the parliament of Finland?
A
Eduskusta
B
Bundestag
C
Bundesrat
D
Althing
Question 10 Explanation: 
Eduskusta:The Eduskunta is the parliament of Finland. The unicameral parliament has 200 members and normally meets in the Parliament House in Helsinki
Question 11
Which of the following is correct?
A
Ranipur Sanctuary-Andhra Pradesh
B
Kedarnath Wild Life Sanctuary-J & K
C
Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary-Tripura
D
Murti Wildlife Sanctuary-Tamil Nadu
Question 11 Explanation: 
Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary-Tripura:Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary is a Wildlife Sanctuary in Tripura, India. It covers an area of about 389.54 square kilometres
Question 12
Cameron Carpenter, born in Pennsylvania and currently living in the USA and Berlin, was the first what to be nominated for a Grammy Award for a solo album?
A
Balalaika player
B
First People's artist
C
Deaf performer
D
Organist
Question 12 Explanation: 
Organist
Question 13
In web drama "Splash splash love" what does high school senior Dan-Bi fall through to meet in another time with her eventual love King Lee Do?
A
A marsh in the Upo wetland
B
A puddle
C
Wolji Pond
D
A mirror
Question 13 Explanation: 
A puddle
Question 14
The headquarter of the Warsaw Treaty Organization were at
A
Berlin
B
Prague
C
Moscow
D
Warsaw
Question 15
What is a panemone?
A
An ancient Macedonian feast during June
B
A climbing Greek flower
C
An 18th century bread-making machine
D
A vertical axis wind turbine where the blades or sails move horizontally
Question 15 Explanation: 
A vertical axis wind turbine where the blades or sails move horizontally
Question 16
Humans are..........
A
Autotriphs
B
Chemoautotrophs
C
Archaneans
D
Heterotrophs
Question 16 Explanation: 
Heterotrophs:Heterotrophs must consume autotrophs to obtain their energy and are therefore also called consumers. These include all animals from reptiles to humans.
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