General knowledge quiz 1747

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these models was born in Germany?
A
Elle MacPherson
B
Claudia Schiffer
C
Tyra Banks
D
Rachel Hunter
Question 1 Explanation: 
Claudia Schiffer
Question 2
Where are Akrotiri and Dhekelia, allocated by treaty to the UK as sovereign military bases?
A
Cyprus
B
Crete
C
Corsica
D
Sicily
Question 2 Explanation: 
Cyprus
Question 3
According to the Income Tax act of 1961, the age of Super senior Citizens should be..........
A
60 years
B
70 years
C
80 years
D
75 years
Question 3 Explanation: 
According to the Income Tax act of 1961, the age of Super senior Citizens is 80 years.
Question 4
Claudius is the murderous uncle of which character in a Shakespearean play?
A
Titus Andronicus
B
Macbeth
C
Hamlet
D
Falstaff
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hamlet
Question 5
Which of these is a dance?
A
Mamberamo
B
Mamba
C
Mambo
D
Mammoth
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mambo
Question 6
The Sea of Tranquility situated on the..........
A
Moon
B
Sun
C
Earth
D
Venus
Question 6 Explanation: 
Moon:The Sea of Tranquility is a dark spot located in the northern hemisphere of the Moon. The sea is not a body of water but a lower-altitude plain
Question 7
Sometimes computers and cache registers in a foodmart are connected to a UPS system. What does UPS mean?
A
United Parcel Service
B
Uniform Product Support
C
Under Paneling Storage
D
Uninterruptable Power Supply
Question 7 Explanation: 
An uninterruptable power supply (UPS) is a backup power supply, such as a battery, that provides emergency power in the event that power is lost from the main supply.
Question 8
Who sang with UB40 on their hit record "I Got You Babe"?
A
Cher
B
Tom Jones
C
Chrissy Hynde
D
Beyonce
Question 8 Explanation: 
Chrissy Hynde
Question 9
Which venomous snake is able to dilate its neck into a hood?
A
Boa
B
Mamba
C
Cobra
D
Rattlesnake
Question 9 Explanation: 
Cobra
Question 10
A Food Security Mission was launched in 2007 for which of the following?
A
Pulses
B
Wheat
C
Rice
D
All of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
All of these:The National Development Council (NDC) in its 53rd meeting held on 29th May, 2007 adopted a resolution to launch a Food Security Mission comprising rice, wheat and pulses to increase the production of rice by 10 million tons, wheat by 8 million tons and pulses by 2 million tons by the end of the Eleventh Plan (2011-12).
Question 11
Most of the coastline of the southern half of Africa is characterised by what?
A
Plains
B
Swamp
C
Narrow mountain ranges
D
Fiord-like inlets
Question 11 Explanation: 
Narrow mountain ranges
Question 12
In the second US series of "The Office", the boss says that New York is so great that they named it twice. What did he say was the other name?
A
New York
B
Manhattan
C
New Amsterdam
D
Staten Island
Question 12 Explanation: 
Manhattan
Question 13
What dish consists of chicken pan-fried in a skillet and covered tightly after the initial browning so that the chicken steams as well as frying, with milk or cream added to the pan juices to create a white cream gravy?
A
Chicken Pennsylvania
B
Chicken Maryland
C
Chicken Florida
D
Chicken Maine
Question 13 Explanation: 
Chicken Maryland
Question 14
What word game, a spin-off to Scrabble that allows proper nouns and words spelled backwards to be used and allows players to "steal" letter tiles from other players, was announced on 6 April 2010?
A
Shuffle
B
Prankster
C
Trickster
D
Millennium Scrabble
Question 14 Explanation: 
Trickster
Question 15
Which of the following rivers flow through Hajipur?
A
Ganges
B
Ghataprabha
C
Girna
D
Godavari
Question 15 Explanation: 
Ganges
Question 16
What was Lieut. C D Lucas, RN, the first to receive as a result of his involvement in the bombardment of a Russian fortress in the Baltic on 21 June 1854?
A
Queen's Pension
B
Order of the Garter
C
Victoria Cross
D
Artificial mechanical hand
Question 16 Explanation: 
Victoria Cross
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