General knowledge quiz 1751

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In which film starring Edward G Robinson are the main character's dying words "Mother of Mercy, is this the end of Rico"?
A
St Valentine's Day Massacre
B
The Public Enemy
C
Scarface
D
Little Caesar
Question 1 Explanation: 
Little Caesar
Question 2
Mohun Bagan Ground located in which State/UT?
A
Odisha
B
Andaman & Nicobar
C
Jharkhand
D
West Bengal
Question 3
The smallest flowering plant in the world is..........
A
Playstele jungermannoides
B
Watermeal
C
Rafflesia arnoldii
D
Black Bat
Question 3 Explanation: 
Watermeal:The world's smallest flowering plant is the watermeal, or Wolffia globosa. Found all over the planet, this bright green oval plant is about the size of a grain of rice! Wolffia is the smallest genus of the aquatic plants known asduckweeds, which are part of the family Lemnaceae.
Question 4
Toxin is a poisonous substance produce by
A
some higher plants
B
certain animals
C
pathogenic bacteria
D
All of the above
Question 5
Which of these countries has coastline on the English Channel, the Bay of Biscay and the Mediterranean Sea?
A
Germany
B
Italy
C
Denmark
D
France
Question 5 Explanation: 
France
Question 6
Which of these countries does not use the euro as standard currency?
A
Italy
B
France
C
Great Britain
D
Germany
Question 6 Explanation: 
Great Britain
Question 7
When a bee sitting..........compound it injects
A
Acetic Acid
B
Formic Acid
C
Sulphuric Acid
D
Butyric Acid
Question 7 Explanation: 
Formic Acid:Bee venom contains formic acid (also known as methanoic acid) but this is not the single active ingredient that causes the pain from a bee sitting
Question 8
Which country is divided among Poland, Germany and USSR?
A
Prussia
B
Russia
C
Peking
D
Petrograd
Question 8 Explanation: 
Prussia:Prussia no longer exists. After World War II, it was divided among Poland, Germany, and the USSR.
Question 9
Which of these sports has a Doubles variety?
A
Biathlon
B
Snowboarding
C
Cross country skiing
D
Luge
Question 9 Explanation: 
Luge
Question 10
The phrase "eyeball to eyeball" uses a figure of speech known as what?
A
Synecdoche
B
Metaphor
C
Metonymy
D
Bahuvrihi
Question 10 Explanation: 
Synecdoche
Question 11
The most renowned oracles were Zeus (at Dodona) and Apollo. Where was Apollo based?
A
Delphi
B
Sparta
C
Carthage
D
Troy
Question 11 Explanation: 
Delphi
Question 12
Aakarshi Kashyap belongs to which sport?
A
Cricket
B
Football
C
Weightlifting
D
Badminton
Question 12 Explanation: 
Badminton
Question 13
What aspect of the Japanese surrender that ended World War II occurred on 2 September 1945?
A
Singapore returned to the British
B
Emperor ordered a cease fire
C
Surrender document signed in Manila
D
General MacArthur entered Tokyo
Question 13 Explanation: 
Surrender document signed in Manila
Question 14
Whose stories included "Cetaways and His White Neighbours", "She", and "King Solomon's Mines"?
A
H Rider Haggard
B
Rudyard Kipling
C
Jules Verne
D
Robert Louis Stephenson
Question 14 Explanation: 
H Rider Haggard
Question 15
Salvador Dali was a principal figure in what artistic movement?
A
Surrealism
B
Impressionism
C
Cubism
D
Fauvism
Question 15 Explanation: 
Surrealism
Question 16
In which period Aryans settled in India?
A
Vedic age
B
Middle Vedic Period
C
Past Vedic Period
D
Early Vedic Period
Question 16 Explanation: 
Early Vedic Period:The period when the Aryans first settled in India, is known as Early Vedic Period (1500BC to 1000BC)
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