General knowledge quiz 1672

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Richmondtown is in which borough of New York?
A
Jersey City
B
Staten Island
C
Virginia
D
Manhattan
Question 1 Explanation: 
Staten Island
Question 2
St Paul is said to have described himself as "a citizen of no mean city". Which of these best describes his way of speaking?
A
Anastrophe
B
Irony
C
Sarcasm
D
Litotes
Question 2 Explanation: 
Litotes
Question 3
Loch Ness is part of which canal?
A
Glasgow
B
Bristol
C
Edinburgh
D
Caledonian
Question 3 Explanation: 
Caledonian
Question 4
Billy Bob Thornton won the Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for which film?
A
Pin Head
B
Sweet Virginia
C
Slime balls
D
Sling Blade
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sling Blade
Question 5
..........is also known as Friendly island
A
France
B
Australia
C
Tonga
D
Thailand
Question 5 Explanation: 
Tonga:Tonga became known as the Friendly Islands because of the congenial reception accorded to Captain James Cook on his first visit in 1773.
Question 6
The most important force that provide resistance to particles towards entertainment is
A
frictional resistance
B
particle cohesive bonds
C
particle adhesive bonds
D
momentum
Question 7
What are "The Gorbals"?
A
An area in Glasgow
B
An Irish folk group
C
A breed of pig
D
Mythical man-eating animals
Question 7 Explanation: 
An area in Glasgow
Question 8
In June 2009, Canada announced plans to extend which national park from 4, 800 square kilometres to 30, 000 square kilometres to help protect the habitat of grizzly bear, caribou and other species?
A
Nahanni National Park Reserve
B
Buffalo National Park
C
Torngat Mountains National Park Reserve
D
Fundy National Park
Question 8 Explanation: 
Nahanni National Park Reserve
Question 9
Who, in 2016, scored his first Oscar for Best Actor in a Lead Role for his part in the film "The Revenant"?
A
Leonardo DiCaprio
B
Tom Hardy
C
Matt Damon
D
Eddie Redmayne
Question 9 Explanation: 
Leonardo DiCaprio
Question 10
What is the name of a cross between broccoli and cauliflower?
A
Collocoli
B
Broccoflower
C
Zucchini
D
Protea
Question 10 Explanation: 
Broccoflower
Question 11
A keel is absent in which of the following?
A
Amorpha
B
Chicken
C
Caudal
D
All of these
Question 11 Explanation: 
All of these:A keel or carina (plural carinae) in bird anatomy is an extension of the sternum (breastbone) which runs axially along the midline of the sternum and extends outward, perpendicular to the plane of the ribs
Question 12
The ozone layer is being destroyed by chlorofluorocarbons. In this regard which do you consider as the most harmful?
A
Carbon atom
B
Chlorine atom
C
Fluorine atom
D
The entire compound
Question 13
..........was the court language of Mughals.
A
Persian
B
Urdu
C
Sanskrit
D
Hindi
Question 13 Explanation: 
Persian:Persian is the official and court language of Mughals.
Question 14
What fraction of a millimeter is a nanometer?
A
One thousandth
B
One millionth
C
One hundredth
D
One ten thousandth
Question 14 Explanation: 
One millionth
Question 15
What is the stage name of Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, who was born on 28 March 1971?
A
Lady Ga Ga
B
Gwen Stefani
C
Madonna
D
Annie Lennox
Question 15 Explanation: 
Lady Ga Ga
Question 16
Which of these songs is from "Kiss Me Kate"?
A
Tomorrow
B
Another Op'nin', Another Show
C
People Will Say We're in Love
D
There's No Business Like Show Business
Question 16 Explanation: 
Another Op'nin', Another Show
There are 16 questions to complete.

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