General knowledge quiz 1707

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which musician's children are named Sarah, Kimberly, Sean, Liam, Renee, Alastair and Ruby?
A
Britney Spears
B
Madonna
C
Rod Stewart
D
Angelina Jolie
Question 1 Explanation: 
Rod Stewart
Question 2
Harry Osborn is the offsider to which comic book superhero?
A
Wonder Woman
B
Superman
C
Batman
D
Spiderman
Question 2 Explanation: 
Spiderman
Question 3
Dr Dian Fossey, Dame Jane Goodall and Dr Birute Galdikas are known for study of what?
A
Hydraulics
B
Quantum physics
C
Primates
D
Etymology
Question 3 Explanation: 
Primates
Question 4
Which barrage on the river Ganga is the longest Barrage in the world and has recently been entered into the Guinness Book of World Records?
A
Naraj barrage
B
Jaldhaka Barrage
C
Farakka Barrage
D
Durgapur Barrage
Question 4 Explanation: 
Farakka Barrage is a barrage across the Ganges River, located in the Indian state of West Bengal, roughly 16.5 kilometres from the border with Bangladesh near Chapai Nawabganj District.
Question 5
Which of the following is the Headquarters of Ujjivan Small Finance Bank?
A
Bengaluru
B
Hyderabad
C
Mumbai
D
Chennai
Question 5 Explanation: 
The Headquarters of Ujjivan Small Finance Bank-Bengaluru
Question 6
What has been defined as a man "who can listen to the William Tell Overture without thinking of the Lone Ranger".
A
A dead man
B
Somebody who is deaf
C
An intellectual
D
A child
Question 6 Explanation: 
An intellectual
Question 7
An archipelago is a collection of what?
A
Stamps
B
Birds
C
Islands
D
Records
Question 7 Explanation: 
Islands
Question 8
The Gaelic name for which sea cave on the uninhabited island of Staffa, in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland, is Uamh-Binn, meaning "cave of melody"?
A
McKenzie's Hole
B
Fingal's Cave
C
The Giant's Causeway
D
Mont St Michel
Question 8 Explanation: 
Fingal's Cave
Question 9
Port Blair is situated in the..........
A
Bay of Bengal
B
Indian Ocean
C
Arabian Sea
D
Pacific Ocean
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bay of Bengal:Port Blair on South Andaman Island is the capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, an Indian territory in the Bay of Bengal.
Question 10
In acidic solution the pH value should be..........
A
Equal to 7
B
Greater than 7
C
Lesser than 7
D
Equal to 1
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lesser than 7:Solutions with a pH less than 7 are acidic and solutions with a pH greater than 7 are basic. Pure water is neutral, being neither an acid nor a base
Question 11
According to ''Lonely Planet'' the travel guide company, Which country is ranked as the number one country to visit in 2018, in its Best in Travel 2018 list?
A
Sweden
B
Netherlands
C
Cuba
D
Chile
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lonely Planet released its Best in Travel 2018 list on 24th October 2017. Top 10 destinations were listed in 4 categories namely:Top 10 countries, Top 10 cities, Top 10 regions, Top 10 best value. In the top 10 countries category, Chile was ranked the number one country. It was followed by South Korea and Portugal in the 2nd and 3rd positions. In the top 10 cities category, Seville of Spain was ranked as number one. In the top 10 regions category, Belfast & the Causeway Coast of Northern Ireland was ranked number one. In the top 10 best value, Tallinn of Estonia was given the number one rank.
Question 12
Where are The Prince Edward Islands, two islands named Marion Island and Prince Edward Island, which are politically part of South Africa?
A
Atlantic Ocean
B
Indian Ocean
C
Pacific Ocean
D
Arctic Ocean
Question 12 Explanation: 
Indian Ocean
Question 13
When Kobe Bryant of the Lakers played the farewell game of his 20 year NBA career in 2016 what was his score as part of his side's 101-96 win?
A
81
B
60
C
25
D
NIL
Question 13 Explanation: 
60
Question 14
Which of these countries is closest to Austria?
A
Korea
B
Denmark
C
Zimbabwe
D
Japan
Question 14 Explanation: 
Denmark
Question 15
Carl Lewis won 9 Olympic gold medals. He won his first in what year?
A
1980
B
1984
C
1998
D
1992
Question 15 Explanation: 
1984
Question 16
In the 25 years from 1962 to 1986, which golfer won a record 18 professional major championships?
A
Raymond Floyd
B
Jack Nicklaus
C
Andy Bean
D
Curtis Strange
Question 16 Explanation: 
Jack Nicklaus
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