General knowledge quiz 1665

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which describes the climate of Sierra Leone in West Africa during most of the year?
A
Temperate
B
Arid
C
Arctic
D
Humid
Question 1 Explanation: 
Humid
Question 2
..........becomes first Indian woman wrestler to compete in WWE
A
Deepali Kulkarni
B
Pooja Kadam
C
Kavita Devi
D
Sneha Varute
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kavita Devi:The former competitive powerlifter and South Asian Games gold medal winner Kavita Devi has been selected to compete in the Mae Young Classic, which is the first ever WWE tournament for women.
Question 3
Who is the lead singer of the American rock / ska-pop / reggae band "No Doubt", winners of 2 Grammy Awards, which was formed in Anaheim, California, in 1986?
A
Linda Ronstadt
B
Gwen Stefani
C
Lily Allen
D
Debbie Harry
Question 3 Explanation: 
Gwen Stefani
Question 4
GI tag is governed which international organization?
A
World Bank
B
WTO
C
WHO
D
APEDA
Question 4 Explanation: 
WTO:At international level, GI is governed by World Trade Organisation's (WTO's) Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS )
Question 5
Which of these four was the last to become President of the USA?
A
Theodore Roosevelt
B
Franklin D Roosevelt
C
Herbert Hoover
D
Calvin Coolidge
Question 5 Explanation: 
Franklin D Roosevelt
Question 6
What is the generic title of a series of French comic strips that first appeared in French in the magazine Pilote on 29 October 1959?
A
The Adventures of Asterix
B
Lucky Luke
C
Blueberry
D
Gaston
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Adventures of Asterix
Question 7
Someone is unsuccessfully trying to look well-dressed is said to be "dressed up like a" what?
A
Budgie's dessert
B
Elephant's breakfast
C
Dog's dinner
D
Gerbil's lunch
Question 7 Explanation: 
Dog's dinner
Question 8
In which country were there Land Wars during the 1840s to 1870s between the British and the indigenous peoples?
A
Samoa
B
Australia
C
Nauru
D
New Zealand
Question 8 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 9
..........is called as power house of the cell
A
Plastids
B
Mitochondria
C
Cell wall
D
Endoplasmic Recticulum
Question 9 Explanation: 
Mitochondria:Because it stepwise oxidation of fuel occurs which result in release of chemical energy.This energy is stored in the form of ATP
Question 10
In motor racing, what are "slicks"?
A
Tyres
B
Pistons
C
Steering wheels
D
Gearboxes
Question 10 Explanation: 
Tyres
Question 11
Who co-starred with Kevin Costner in "Bodyguard" and released a song from the movie, "I Will Always Love You", which became a hit?
A
Oprah Winfrey
B
Bette Midler
C
Whitney Houston
D
Barbra Streisand
Question 11 Explanation: 
Whitney Houston
Question 12
The book "Dirty Sexy Politics", released in 2010, was about whose US presidential campaign?
A
John McCain
B
Sarah Palin
C
Barack Obama
D
Joe Biden
Question 12 Explanation: 
John McCain
Question 13
What term is used to describe a wine with noticeable acidity that is balanced with enough fruit structure so as not to taste overly acidic?
A
George
B
Bungle
C
Zippy
D
Georgina
Question 13 Explanation: 
Zippy
Question 14
Tilak Swarajya Fund was started to financing the..........
A
Khilafat Movement
B
Rowlatt Act
C
Home Rule Movement
D
Non-Cooperation Movement
Question 14 Explanation: 
Non-Cooperation Movement:The Swadeshi concept became a household word. Khadi became a symbol of freedom. In order to finance the non-cooperation movement, Tilak Swaraj Fund was started to which money poured and within six months, nearly a crore of rupees was subscribed.
Question 15
What is a Chilean guemal or huemul?
A
A broad-brimmed hat
B
A type of pepper
C
A species of deer
D
A small stream
Question 15 Explanation: 
A species of deer
Question 16
Recently in News, term '3 H Mission' is used, which includes
A
Horticulture, Handicraft and Handlooms
B
Horticulture, Handicraft and Hacking
C
Hospitality, Handicraft and Helping
D
Horticulture, Hospitality and Hijacking
Question 16 Explanation: 
Horticulture, Handicraft and Handlooms
There are 16 questions to complete.

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