General knowledge quiz 1669

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What term is used to describe a certain type of documentary?
A
Dog in a manger
B
Cat in the Hat
C
Fly on the wall
D
Spider in the bath
Question 1 Explanation: 
Fly on the wall
Question 2
What country has the most Catholics in the population?
A
Brazil
B
Argentina
C
Italy
D
Ireland
Question 2 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 3
How many wickets Kapil Dev had taken in Test matches when he retired?
A
450
B
430
C
435
D
434
Question 3 Explanation: 
Kapil Dev was the greatest pace bowler India had produced, and their greatest fast-bowling all-rounder.
Question 4
Which day is observed on October 31?
A
World AIDS Day
B
World Thrift day
C
World Disabled Day
D
World Cancer Day
Question 4 Explanation: 
World Thrift day:October 31 was declared as World Thrift Day at the end of the first International Thrift Congress in 1924 in Milan.In the resolutions of the Thrift Congress it has been noted that the 'World Thrift Day' must be a day devoted to the promotion of ''Savings'' all over the world.
Question 5
..........is the Largest Zoo in India
A
Nehru Zoological Park
B
Delhi National Zoological Park
C
Alipur Zoological Garden
D
Indira Gandhi Zoological Park
Question 5 Explanation: 
Alipur Zoological Garden:The Alipore Zoological Garden is India's oldest formally stated zoological and a big tourist attraction in Kolkata, West Bengal. It has been open as a zoo since 1876, and covers 18.81 ha (46.5 acres).
Question 6
In 1958 the first World Championship in biathlon was held in which country?
A
Sweden
B
Austria
C
Hawaii
D
Canada
Question 6 Explanation: 
Austria
Question 7
How many legs does a millipede ("thousand-foot") have?
A
Between 1, 098 and 1, 200
B
Between 750 and 1, 120
C
Between 22 and 750
D
Between 600 and 950
Question 7 Explanation: 
Between 22 and 750
Question 8
Which of these words best describes Cornwall, England?
A
Duchy
B
Principality
C
Republic
D
Dictatorship
Question 8 Explanation: 
Duchy
Question 9
..........is the currency of Belarus.
A
Shillling
B
Euro
C
Ruble
D
Dollar
Question 9 Explanation: 
Belarus-Minsk(Capital) and Ruble(Currency)
Question 10
During the 1670s who designed the world's first automobile?
A
Johannes Kepler
B
Pavel Schilling
C
Ferdinand Verbiest
D
Fritz Pfluemer
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ferdinand Verbiest:During the 1670s, Verbiest designed what some claim to be the first ever self-propelled vehicle-many claim this as the world's first automobile, in spite of its small size and the lack of evidence that it was actually built.
Question 11
What position did Liechtenstein take during World War II?
A
Neutrality
B
It fought on the side of Germany
C
It joined with Italy
D
It was one of the Allies against Germany and Italy
Question 11 Explanation: 
Neutrality
Question 12
What is the title of a 2001 award winning documentary film directed by Sandi Simcha DuBowski about gay and lesbian Orthodox Jews trying to reconcile their sexuality with their faith?
A
Wilde About Moses
B
Kosher, Not Kosher
C
Sex in the Semites
D
Trembling Before G-d
Question 12 Explanation: 
Trembling Before G-d
Question 13
Feni is a spirit produced exclusively in..........
A
Rajasthan
B
Meghalaya
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Goa
Question 13 Explanation: 
Goa:Feni is a spirit produced exclusively in Goa, India. There are two types of feni; cashew feni and toddy palm feni, depending on the original ingredient.
Question 14
David Gest, a concert promoter, was the fourth husband of whom from March 2002 until their divorce in April 2007?
A
Charlotte Church
B
Dinah Shore
C
Liza Minnelli
D
Barbra Streisand
Question 14 Explanation: 
Liza Minnelli
Question 15
The year 1991 was observed in India as the year of
A
Population control
B
Girl child
C
Literacy
D
Tourism
Question 16
Mach number is used in connection with the speed of
A
sound
B
aircraft
C
spacecraft
D
ships
There are 16 questions to complete.

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