General knowledge quiz 1760

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who married stylist Ric Pipino in 1997, divorced him in 2002, had a daughter by Italian businessman Flavio Briatore, married musician Seal in 2005, and had 3 three more children with him between 2005 and 2009?
A
Nicole Kidman
B
Elizabeth Taylor
C
Rachel Hunter
D
Heidi Klum
Question 1 Explanation: 
Heidi Klum
Question 2
Which 1952 Hollywood musical film starring Danny Kaye includes many most famous stories such as "The Ugly Duckling", "Thumbelina", "The Emperor's New Clothes" and "The Little Mermaid"?
A
South Pacific
B
Shrek
C
West Side Story
D
Hans Christian Andersen
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hans Christian Andersen
Question 3
What branch of the British military wear red caps?
A
Military police
B
Catering corps
C
Entertainment division
D
Transport section
Question 3 Explanation: 
Military police
Question 4
What is the usual diet of armadillos?
A
Lizards
B
Insects, grubs, ants and similar
C
Roots
D
Other small mammals
Question 4 Explanation: 
Insects, grubs, ants and similar
Question 5
What is the capital of the US state of Idaho?
A
Cheyenne
B
Toledo
C
Salem
D
Boise
Question 5 Explanation: 
Boise
Question 6
Which of these sports start with a run of up to 50m?
A
Alpine skiing
B
Snowboarding
C
Luge
D
Bobsleigh
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bobsleigh
Question 7
In 1874 the Teddington Cricket Club began to draw up rules that were formally published by the Wimbledon club in 1883, for which game?
A
Hockey
B
Tennis
C
Badminton
D
Cricket
Question 7 Explanation: 
Hockey
Question 8
FERA has been replaced with Foreign Exchange Management Act FEMA. What is FERA
A
For Exchange Regulator Accompany
B
Foreign Extra Regulation Act
C
Foreign Exchange Regulation Act
D
Free Exceed Regulation Act
Question 8 Explanation: 
Foreign Exchange Regulation Act:Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) has been replaced with Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA).
Question 9
Free market is
A
a condition in the international market where nations do not impose customs duty or other taxes on import of goods
B
market where the price of a commodity is determined by free play of the forces of supply and demand
C
ports that are exempted from payment of customs duty on articles of commerce, primarily to encourage tourism
D
None of the above
Question 10
The Chinese Pilgrim Hiuen Tsang was visited India during whose period?
A
Mauryan
B
Harsha
C
Gupta
D
Magadha
Question 10 Explanation: 
Harsha:Hiuen-Tsang (or Yuan Chwang), a Chinese Pilgrim, visited India during the reign of Harsha
Question 11
In October 2009, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that the 2016 Summer Olympics will be held from 5 to 21 August 2016 in what city?
A
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
B
Sochi, Russia
C
London, United Kingdom
D
Vancouver, Canada
Question 11 Explanation: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Question 12
Which vehicle maker has marketed models called Corolla, Corona, Celica and Camry?
A
Subaru
B
Chrysler
C
Honda
D
Toyota
Question 12 Explanation: 
Toyota
Question 13
Which of these is a port in Norway?
A
Ibsen
B
Bergen
C
Corfu
D
Oslo
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bergen
Question 14
What was entertainment promoter Bill Graham's rock palace in operation from 1968 to July 1971, at Market Street and South Van Ness Avenue in San Francisco, California?
A
CBGB
B
Blind Pig
C
Fillmore East
D
Fillmore West
Question 14 Explanation: 
Fillmore West
Question 15
Which of these animals is known for making a laughing sound?
A
Giraffe
B
Rat
C
Hyena
D
Lion
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hyena
Question 16
The Mahatma Gandhi Peace Prize was instituted in..........
A
1993
B
1995
C
1998
D
1988
Question 16 Explanation: 
1995:The International Gandhi Peace Prize, named after Mahatma Gandhi, is awarded annually by the Government of India. As a tribute to the ideals espoused by Gandhi, the Government of India launched the International Gandhi Peace Prize in 1995 on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Mohandas Gandhi.
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