General knowledge quiz 1638

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What were the Christian names of Torvill and Dean?
A
Jayne and Christopher
B
Samson and Delilah
C
Anthony and Cleopatra
D
Will and Grace
Question 1 Explanation: 
Jayne and Christopher
Question 2
Which country is Amuay on the Paraguana Peninsula, the northernmost point in Venezuela, closest to?
A
Kingdom of the Netherlands
B
Republic of Colombia
C
Republic of Haiti
D
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kingdom of the Netherlands
Question 3
Which of these is a vinyl record that is smaller than an LP?
A
DDT
B
DP
C
EP
D
NTSB
Question 3 Explanation: 
EP
Question 4
Which of the following is not related to Hockey?
A
Dhyan Chand Trophy
B
Nehru Trophy
C
Murugappa Gold Cup
D
Santosh Trophy
Question 4 Explanation: 
Santosh Trophy:Santosh Trophy is an annual Indian football tournament which is contested by states and government institutions.
Question 5
Where is it that Roman Catholics believe souls are held after death for purification to be made fit for heaven?
A
Limbo
B
Hades
C
Avalon
D
Purgatory
Question 5 Explanation: 
Purgatory
Question 6
What Christian festival is observed on the seventh Sunday after Easter?
A
Annunciation
B
Lent
C
Whitsunday
D
Ascension
Question 6 Explanation: 
Whitsunday
Question 7
Which of the following related with oligopoly and monopolistic competition?
A
Kinked-Demand curve theory
B
Keynesian Theory
C
Indifference Curve
D
Laffer curve
Question 7 Explanation: 
Kinked-Demand curve theory:The Kinked-Demand curve theory is an economic theory regarding oligopoly and monopolistic competition. Kinked demand was an initial attempt to explain sticky prices.
Question 8
Who is the author of the book titled 'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness'?
A
Arundhati Roy
B
Jhumbha Lahiri
C
Shashi Tharoor
D
Chetan Bhagat
Question 8 Explanation: 
Arundhati Roy:Arundhati Roy will come out with her next work of fiction in June 2017, 19 years after her Booker prize-winning novel 'The God of Small Things' was published. 'The Ministry of Utmost Happiness' will be published by Hamish Hamilton UK and Penguin India.
Question 9
In which country is the city of Mecca?
A
Palestine
B
Saudi Arabia
C
Israel
D
Iran
Question 9 Explanation: 
Saudi Arabia
Question 10
An increasingly popular music style in 2012 in Asia is called...?
A
K-pop
B
Lolli-pop
C
Ska
D
Kor-band
Question 10 Explanation: 
K-pop
Question 11
Pulie Badze Wildlife Sanctuary is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Rajasthan
D
Chhattisgarh
Question 12
Pulses are a good source of
A
carbohydrates
B
fats
C
proteins
D
vitamins
Question 13
How many countries border France?
A
6
B
4
C
3
D
8
Question 13 Explanation: 
8
Question 14
What is the most populous city in Africa?
A
Cairo
B
Khartoum
C
Durban
D
Nairobi
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cairo
Question 15
As the River Ganges enters Bangladesh the main branch becomes known as what river?
A
Ganges (it keeps the same name)
B
Padma
C
Hugli
D
Meghna
Question 15 Explanation: 
Padma
Question 16
If you were at a hoedown what would you do?
A
Clear weeds
B
Dance
C
Stop clearing weeds
D
Eat a lot and fast
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dance
There are 16 questions to complete.

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