General knowledge quiz 1756

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In general terms what shape is an atoll?
A
Spiral
B
Triangular
C
Circular
D
Oblong
Question 1 Explanation: 
Circular
Question 2
Which of the following is the capital city of Congo?
A
Havana
B
Brazzaville
C
Tirana
D
Praia
Question 2 Explanation: 
Brazzaville
Question 3
In the TV series of P.G.Wodehouse's "Jeeves and Wooster", Bertie Wooster is most known for playing what musical instrument?
A
Saxophone
B
Piano
C
Cornet
D
Banjo
Question 3 Explanation: 
Piano
Question 4
Where would you find the Koh-I-Noor and the Cullinan?
A
Indian agriculture
B
Tibetan mountains
C
Nirvana
D
British crown jewels
Question 4 Explanation: 
British crown jewels
Question 5
Which of these is a film by Stanley Kubrick?
A
A Solar-Powered Apple
B
An Electric Prune
C
An Automatic Banana
D
A Clockwork Orange
Question 5 Explanation: 
A Clockwork Orange
Question 6
Which of these is a member of the European Union?
A
Croatia
B
Switzerland
C
Greenland
D
Bulgaria
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bulgaria
Question 7
Which metal is first used by man?
A
Nickel
B
Magnesium
C
Copper
D
Aluminium
Question 7 Explanation: 
Copper:Copper was the first metal used by man due to it's low forging heat, but was replaced relatively quickly due to durability issues.
Question 8
..........is the scientific name of Housefly
A
Pisum Indica
B
Mangifera Indica
C
Felis Domestica
D
Musca Domestica
Question 8 Explanation: 
Musca Domestica:The housefly Musca domestica, is a fly of the suborder Cyclorrhapha
Question 9
FIFA U-17 World Cup games to be hosted by which Indian city?
A
New Delhi
B
Mumbai
C
Hyderabad
D
Chennai
Question 9 Explanation: 
New Delhi
Question 10
Asad Ali Khan was an Indian musician who played the..........
A
Sitar
B
Rudra Veena
C
Surb Ahar
D
Violin
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rudra Veena:Asad Ali Khan was an Indian musician who played the plucked string instrument rudra veena
Question 11
Which of these North American deserts is the driest on average?
A
Mojave Desert
B
Yuma Desert
C
Great Basin Desert
D
Chihuahuan Desert
Question 11 Explanation: 
Yuma Desert
Question 12
Which national park is located in Jharkhand?
A
South Button National Park
B
Sundarbans National Park
C
Hazaribagh National Park
D
Sanjay Gandhi National Park
Question 12 Explanation: 
Hazaribagh National Park:Hazaribag or Hazaribagh Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary in Jharkhand
Question 13
Which of these began life as a 1954 play for radio by Dylan Thomas?
A
Over Lager Copse
B
Under Milk Wood
C
Sideways Wine Forest
D
Down Rum Thicket
Question 13 Explanation: 
Under Milk Wood
Question 14
The first batch of women pilots was commissioned on
A
August 30, 1992
B
December 17, 1994
C
January 11, 1987
D
None of the above
Question 15
Hoshang Dadiba Amroliwala, who passed away on 29th December 2017, was a former Indian..........player?
A
Hockey
B
Tennis
C
Chess
D
Cricket
Question 15 Explanation: 
Cricket
Question 16
What is the name for a small single-headed drum, in the rim of which are fitted pairs of small circular metal plates, called "jingles"?
A
Tuba
B
Maracas
C
Timpani
D
Tambourine
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tambourine
There are 16 questions to complete.

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