General knowledge quiz 1720

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Bori Wildlife Sanctuary is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Gujarat
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 2
Which river runs through the cities of Basel, Strasbourg, Karlsruhe, Mainz, Koblenz, Bonn, Cologne, DUsseldorf, Arnhem, Utrecht and Rotterdam?
A
Tay
B
Po
C
Rhine
D
Seine
Question 2 Explanation: 
Rhine
Question 3
What are the Kelpies of Falkirk?
A
Two giant stainless steel statues of horses' heads
B
A breed of Scottish sheepdog
C
Malignant wood sprites said to haunt Falkirk
D
A hundred small gnome statues in Falkirk's Helix Park
Question 3 Explanation: 
Two giant stainless steel statues of horses' heads
Question 4
What is the setting for the first film titled "Night at the Museum" (2006) an adventure comedy film based on a 1993 children's book by Milan Trenc?
A
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City
B
Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC
C
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City
D
American Museum of Natural History, New York City
Question 4 Explanation: 
American Museum of Natural History, New York City
Question 5
"The quality of mercy is not strained, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven" is spoken by which Shakespearean character?
A
Puck in "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
B
Portia in "The Merchant of Venice"
C
The Earl of Gloucester in "King Lear"
D
Macbeth in "Macbeth"
Question 5 Explanation: 
Portia in "The Merchant of Venice"
Question 6
What are the components of laughing gas?
A
Nitrogen, oxygen and helium
B
Nitrogen and oxygen
C
Hydrogen and oxygen
D
Nitrogen and hydrogen
Question 6 Explanation: 
Nitrogen and oxygen
Question 7
Singhi chham is the famous dance form of..........
A
Sikkim
B
Chattisgarh
C
Nagaland
D
Mizoram
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sikkim
Question 8
..........is the capital of Burundi
A
Bogota
B
Bridgetown
C
Brasilia
D
Bujumbura
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bujumbura:Burundi-Bujumbura(Capital) and Franc(Currency)
Question 9
In chess, how many spaces does the rook move when castling?
A
2
B
2 or 3
C
3
D
The rook is not involved
Question 9 Explanation: 
2 or 3
Question 10
Internet Explorer is a...
A
Any person browsing the net
B
Web Browser
C
Graphing Package
D
News Reader
Question 11
More than 99% of the mass of our solar system is contained within what?
A
The rings of Saturn
B
The Planets
C
The Asteroid Belt
D
The Sun
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Sun
Question 12
When was non-branded standardised packaging for cigarettes and other tobacco products on sale first made a legal requirement?
A
2011
B
2016
C
2017
D
1991
Question 12 Explanation: 
2011
Question 13
The waters of the Gulf of Mexico flow to meet the Atlantic Ocean through what?
A
Rebecca Shoal
B
Yucatan Channel
C
Florida Straits
D
Windward Passage
Question 13 Explanation: 
Florida Straits
Question 14
Which of these is tallest?
A
Tom Cruise
B
Clint Eastwood
C
Brad Pitt
D
Danny de Vito
Question 14 Explanation: 
Clint Eastwood
Question 15
By what name does history better know 11th-century Castilian military leader Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar?
A
Saladin
B
Che
C
El Cid
D
Lawrence of Arabia
Question 15 Explanation: 
El Cid
Question 16
Mukurthi National Park located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
There are 16 questions to complete.

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