General knowledge quiz 1659

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which American comedy TV series that ran for eleven seasons to 1993 and was set in a Boston bar, was created by James Burrows, Glen Charles and Les Charles?
A
Frasier
B
Cheers
C
The Mary Tyler Moore Show
D
Friends
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cheers
Question 2
What best describes the asteroid Cruithne's orbit around Earth?
A
Tightly wound kidney-bean shaped spiral
B
Circular
C
Elliptical
D
Eccentric
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tightly wound kidney-bean shaped spiral
Question 3
What name is given to the unnatural fear of men?
A
Homophobia
B
Thanatophobia
C
Androphobia
D
Xenophobia
Question 3 Explanation: 
Androphobia
Question 4
Which of the following is capital city of Kuwait?
A
Tehran
B
Abu dhabi
C
Kuwait City
D
Jakarta
Question 4 Explanation: 
Kuwait City:Kuwait-.Kuwait City (Capital) and Dinar(Currency)
Question 5
Which of these words refers to a short hymn of praise added to the end of canticles, psalms, and hymns?
A
Eucharistic prayer
B
Kaddish
C
Eulogy
D
Doxology
Question 5 Explanation: 
Doxology
Question 6
What is the contraction of the German "Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei" in common use in English?
A
Neddy
B
Nada
C
NAZI
D
Dub
Question 6 Explanation: 
NAZI
Question 7
The 16th century was a turbulent period in many areas; which of these came first?
A
Ivan the Terrible becomes Tsar
B
Council of Trent
C
Elizabeth I crowned
D
The Truce of Adrianople
Question 7 Explanation: 
Council of Trent
Question 8
What is the name of the hall in which meetings of the Salvation Army are held?
A
Bastion
B
Castle
C
Tower
D
Citadel
Question 8 Explanation: 
Citadel
Question 9
With the history of which of these countries is Josip Broz Tito associated?
A
India
B
Italy
C
Yugoslavia
D
Somalia
Question 9 Explanation: 
Yugoslavia
Question 10
What was the first building in London to be erected on a steel frame, which was opened in 1904?
A
Ritz Hotel
B
The Old Bailey
C
Cannon Street Station
D
The Barbican
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ritz Hotel
Question 11
What Texas city stands on the Rio Grande (Rio Bravo del Norte), across the border from Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico?
A
Amarillo
B
Toledo
C
El Paso
D
Eldorado
Question 11 Explanation: 
El Paso
Question 12
Iguacu, Angel and Guaira are all names for what?
A
Sculptures in the centre of Rio de Janeiro
B
A type of South American rodent
C
Waterfalls in South America
D
Bridges over the Parana River, between Brazil and Paraguay
Question 12 Explanation: 
Waterfalls in South America
Question 13
Which of these is not a member of the group of vitamins called Vitamin B?
A
Tetrahydrocannabinol
B
Thiamine
C
Riboflavin
D
Niacin
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tetrahydrocannabinol
Question 14
..........is an example for Plural executive
A
Switzerland
B
Russia
C
France
D
America
Question 14 Explanation: 
Switzerland:Switzerland is an example for Plural executive. It is unique among the constitution of the World. A system of government which falls in a class by itself, which differs fundamentally from the presidential and cabinet types, but which combines certain features of both, is that of Switzerland.
Question 15
Jarlsberg cheese comes from which country?
A
Switzerland
B
Norway
C
France
D
Greece
Question 15 Explanation: 
Norway
Question 16
What does the German surname Schwarzkopf literally mean?
A
Red horse
B
Black head
C
Blue beard
D
Grey hair
Question 16 Explanation: 
Black head
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