General knowledge quiz 1670

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these bands did not contain siblings in the original lineup?
A
The Isley Brothers
B
The Allman Brothers
C
The Everly Brothers
D
The Doobie Brothers
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Doobie Brothers
Question 2
Who was on the throne when Britain's first Prime Minister, Robert Walpole, was appointed?
A
Queen Anne
B
George I
C
William III
D
George II
Question 2 Explanation: 
George I
Question 3
A CIC-ND-SI is a Non-Banking Financial Company with asset size of..........and above.
A
Rs. 500 crore
B
Rs. 100 crore
C
Rs. 200 crore
D
Rs. 400 crore
Question 3 Explanation: 
A CIC-ND-SI is a Non-Banking Financial Company with asset size of 100 crore and above.
Question 4
Which Soviet leader was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1990?
A
Mikhail Gorbachev
B
Andrei Gromyko
C
Konstantin Chernenko
D
Yuri Andropov
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mikhail Gorbachev
Question 5
What architectural term was applied by the Romans to any public building built in a rectangle twice as long as it was broad with an internal 2 storied colonnade?
A
Colosseum
B
Forum
C
Stadium
D
Basilica
Question 5 Explanation: 
Basilica
Question 6
Who was Ron Hextall playing for when, on 8 December 1987, in a game against the Boston Bruins, he became the first goaltender in NHL history to score a goal by actually shooting the puck into an open net?
A
Philadelphia Flyers
B
Hershey Bears
C
New York Islanders
D
Washington Capitals
Question 6 Explanation: 
Philadelphia Flyers
Question 7
Snowflake was the name of what albino animal that died in the Barcelona Zoo in 2003?
A
Giraffe
B
Zebra
C
Gorilla
D
Lion
Question 7 Explanation: 
Gorilla
Question 8
Which is also known as Marsh gas?
A
Ethane
B
Acetylene
C
Ammonia
D
Methane
Question 8 Explanation: 
Methane:Methane is called as marsh gas, especially as generated by decaying matter in marshes.
Question 9
What are "Kraken"?
A
Natural electrical activity seen around ships' masts
B
Muffins made with raisins
C
Mythical sea monsters from near Norway & Iceland
D
Polish revolutionaries
Question 9 Explanation: 
Mythical sea monsters from near Norway & Iceland
Question 10
Who among the following Bengali film actor has been conferred with the highest French civilian honour, the Legion d'Honneur?
A
Soumitra Chatterjee
B
Prosenjit Chatterjee
C
Sumeet Ray
D
Victor Banerjee
Question 10 Explanation: 
Veteran Bengali film actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been conferred the highest French civilian honour, the Legion d'Honneur. Ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler will be in Kolkata to present the honour.
Question 11
Which of these is 10% larger than France and almost twice the sizeof Germany or Japan?
A
Saudi Arabia
B
Texas
C
Sweden
D
Morocco
Question 11 Explanation: 
Texas
Question 12
What country was Ben Johnson representing when he was stripped of his gold medal at the 1988 Olympics for taking banned steroids?
A
Canada
B
Russia
C
Germany
D
USA
Question 12 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 13
Cristiano Ronaldo is a..........professional footballer
A
Portuguese
B
Brazil
C
England
D
France
Question 13 Explanation: 
Portuguese:Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, GOIH, known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team. He is a forward and serves as captain for Portugal.
Question 14
Who was exiled to Siberia three times, was active in the plot that overthrew Kerensky in 1917, and became Secretary of the Russian Communist Party?
A
Marx
B
Trotsky
C
Stalin
D
Lenin
Question 14 Explanation: 
Stalin
Question 15
Before becoming US president, George W Bush was governor of which state?
A
Assam
B
Queensland
C
Texas
D
of Nerves
Question 15 Explanation: 
Texas
Question 16
Which of these was designed by Reginald Mitchell?
A
Hovercraft
B
Austin-Healey Sprite
C
Spitfire
D
The British Mark I tank
Question 16 Explanation: 
Spitfire
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