General knowledge quiz 1743

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
If you went to Bizet's "Carmen", what would you expect to see?
A
Rock concert
B
Drag racing
C
Photography exhibition
D
Opera
Question 1 Explanation: 
Opera
Question 2
Which country, a founder member of the Arab League in 1945 was suspended from the League from 1979 to 1989 after it signed a peace treaty with Israel?
A
Iraq
B
Egypt
C
Jordan
D
Lebanon
Question 2 Explanation: 
Egypt
Question 3
Chhath puja is celebrated in..........
A
J & K
B
Jharkhand
C
Punjab
D
Gujarat
Question 3 Explanation: 
Jharkhand:Chhath is an ancient Hindu Vedic festival dedicated to the HinduSun God, Surya and The Chhath Puja is performed in order to thank Surya for sustaining life on earth and to request the granting of certain wishes.This festival is observed by Nepalese people and Jharkhand people
Question 4
What is the name of the counter-terrorism specialist who is the lead character in the TV series "24"?
A
Mallory Keaton
B
Steve McGarrett
C
Richard Kimble
D
Jack Bauer
Question 4 Explanation: 
Jack Bauer
Question 5
In the song "The Twelve Days of Christmas", what were there five of?
A
Gold rings
B
French hens
C
Turtle doves
D
Calling birds
Question 5 Explanation: 
Gold rings
Question 6
Plants are killed in winter by frost
A
because of desiccation and mechanical damage to the tissues
B
because no photosynthesis takes place at such low temperature
C
because respiration ceases at such low temperature
D
because there is no transpiration
Question 7
"My Heart Will Go On" is the theme from what film?
A
Titanic
B
On Golden Pond
C
Cabaret
D
Steel Magnolias
Question 7 Explanation: 
Titanic
Question 8
What is the highest mountain outside Asia?
A
Aconcagua
B
McKinley
C
Kilimanjaro
D
Fuji
Question 8 Explanation: 
Aconcagua
Question 9
In architecture, what is the name for an ornamental vertical groove in a column?
A
Flute
B
Dado
C
Dorian
D
Portico
Question 9 Explanation: 
Flute
Question 10
Who proposed the Boyle's Law?
A
Boyle
B
Johannes Kepler
C
John Dalton
D
Bohr
Question 10 Explanation: 
Boyle:Boyle's law is a gas law, stating that the pressure and volume of a gas have an inverse relationship, when temperature is held constant.
Question 11
International Youth day is celebrated on..........
A
November 2
B
August 12
C
October 22
D
January 12
Question 11 Explanation: 
August 12:International Youth Day (IYD) is an awareness day designated by the United Nations. The purpose of the day is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The first IYD was observed on 12 August, 2000.
Question 12
Which one of these people is most associated with heat treatment of milk?
A
Troy Baker
B
Pastor Troy
C
Louis Pasteur
D
Louis Vuitton
Question 12 Explanation: 
Louis Pasteur
Question 13
Where would one find a famous example of a campanile that is not properly vertical?
A
Westminster, London
B
St Marks Square, Venice
C
Pisa
D
St Peters, Rome
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pisa
Question 14
Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo, Dani Pedrosa & Andrea Dovizioso compete in what sport?
A
Surfing
B
Motorcycling
C
Soccer
D
American football
Question 14 Explanation: 
Motorcycling
Question 15
What type of motor vehicle propulsion was introduced by Citroen in 1934?
A
Front wheel drive
B
Gas turbine engine
C
Limited slip differential
D
Diesel engine
Question 15 Explanation: 
Front wheel drive
Question 16
When in trouble, which of these characters might successfully make a hypnotic gesture?
A
Mandrake
B
Wonder woman
C
Batman
D
Homer Simpson
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mandrake
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