General knowledge quiz 1648

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which 1987 film set during the Vietnam War was based on the career of Adrian Cronauer, a disc jockey on Armed Forces Radio Service who was popular with the troops but infuriated his superiors?
A
Good Morning, Vietnam
B
Play Misty For Me
C
Extended Play
D
Desert Island Discs
Question 1 Explanation: 
Good Morning, Vietnam
Question 2
The first case of AIDS was discovered in 1981 in which city?
A
Kampala
B
Los Angeles
C
London
D
New York
Question 2 Explanation: 
Los Angeles
Question 3
The Garonne river passes through Toulouse and Bordeaux after rising where?
A
The Urals
B
The Dolomites
C
The Pyrenees
D
The Alps
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Pyrenees
Question 4
2017 Asian Youth Chess championship was held in which country?
A
China
B
Australia
C
Nepal
D
Uzbekistan
Question 4 Explanation: 
Uzbekistan
Question 5
Where was the birthplace of the actor Anna Paquin, first prominent in film in "The Piano" (1993)?
A
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
B
Wellington, New Zealand
C
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
D
London, England
Question 5 Explanation: 
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Question 6
Which of the following is penned by Nasiruddin Shah?
A
Wealth Of Nation
B
A Voice of Freedom
C
Great Tragedy
D
And then one day
Question 6 Explanation: 
And then one day:Naseeruddin Shah is an Indian film and stage actor. Shah wrote his memoir And Then One Day published by Hamish Hamilton.
Question 7
How many metatarsal bones are in each human foot?
A
15
B
10
C
5
D
20
Question 7 Explanation: 
5
Question 8
Upper Kadwa Dam, is an earthfill dam on..........river
A
Fattepur
B
Ravi
C
Banas
D
Manyad
Question 9
A sabre is what type of weapon?
A
Rifle
B
Spear
C
Sword
D
Crossbow
Question 9 Explanation: 
Sword
Question 10
Which of the following is the holy book of Islam?
A
Quran
B
Bible
C
Jainism
D
Buddhism
Question 10 Explanation: 
Quran:According to Muslims, the Qur'an is a Holy Book which instructs all Muslims in the way of life and obedience to Allah.
Question 11
Gloss is usually applied to what part of the body to provide a sheen?
A
Lips
B
Feet
C
Eyes
D
Ears
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lips
Question 12
Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary is located in
A
Uttarakhand
B
Odisha
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh:Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary, renamed in 2015 Shahid Chandra Shekhar Azad Bird Sanctuary, is a bird sanctuary located in Unnao district on the Kanpur-Lucknow highway in Uttar Pradesh.
Question 13
Which of these is a sweet, rum-based cocktail made with hard rum, coconut cream, and pineapple juice, that became the official beverage of Puerto Rico in 1978?
A
Pina colada
B
Harvey Wallbanger
C
Hemingway Daiquiri
D
Scorpion bowl
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pina colada
Question 14
Which of these is a cancer of the blood or bone marrow characterized by an abnormal proliferation of (usually white) blood cells?
A
Leukemia
B
Anthrax
C
Tuberculosis
D
Influenza
Question 14 Explanation: 
Leukemia
Question 15
Thomas de Torquemada is famous for his part in which event?
A
Seven Years War
B
French Revolution
C
Spanish Inquisition
D
Argentinian Independence
Question 15 Explanation: 
Spanish Inquisition
Question 16
How many legs do most crabs have?
A
10
B
8
C
12
D
6
Question 16 Explanation: 
8
There are 16 questions to complete.

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