General knowledge quiz 1763

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Nasir Jamshed is an International cricketer. He represents which country?
A
India
B
Pakistan
C
Sri Lanka
D
New Zealand
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pakistan:Nasir Jamshed is a cricketer who represents Pakistan cricket team in One Day International and Twenty20 International matches. He is a left-handed opening batsman.
Question 2
From which country's language is it most likely that the word "curry" comes?
A
United Kingdom
B
India
C
Sri Lanka
D
France
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sri Lanka
Question 3
What form of singing involves an extended note which rapidly repeatedly changes in pitch from the chest register to falsetto, making a high-low-high-low sound?
A
Sirening
B
Yodeling
C
Be bop
D
Scat
Question 3 Explanation: 
Yodeling
Question 4
Who owned the flat at No.12, 9 Curzon Place, Shepherd Market, Mayfair where both Cass Elliot (Mama Cass) died in 1974 and Keith Moon died in 1978?
A
Andy Warhol
B
Mick Jagger
C
Robert Stigwood
D
Harry Nilsson
Question 4 Explanation: 
Harry Nilsson
Question 5
"April is in my mistress' face, And July in her eyes hath place" are the first two lines of what popular work in Britain?
A
Dialogue by Fontenelle
B
Cantata by Purcell
C
Madrigal by Morley
D
Opera by Gluck
Question 5 Explanation: 
Madrigal by Morley
Question 6
What was the first name of Madame Tussaud, who founded a wax museum in London?
A
Marie
B
Fantine
C
Yvette
D
Brigitte
Question 6 Explanation: 
Marie
Question 7
What is the generic name for all of the greater festivals of the Christian Church?
A
Sacraments
B
Red letter days
C
Stations of the Cross
D
Annunciation days
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sacraments
Question 8
..........was termed as 'Heart and Soul of Indian Constitution' by Dr.BR Ambedkar
A
Article 32
B
Article 350
C
Artilce 120
D
Article 212
Question 8 Explanation: 
Article 32:Article 32 was called the ''soul of the constitution and very heart of it'' by Dr. Ambedkar
Question 9
The Energy required to remove an electron in a hydrogen atom from state is
A
1
B
6eV
C
0.136eV 3. 1.36eV
D
0.00136eV
Question 9 Explanation: 
0.136eV:The energy necessary to remove the electron from n = 10 the state in hydrogen atom will be 0.136eV
Question 10
Who was briefly married to Jason Alexander in January 2005?
A
Madonna
B
Dido
C
Beyonce
D
Britney Spears
Question 10 Explanation: 
Britney Spears
Question 11
Which of the following is not regulated by Reserve Bank of India unlike other banks in India?
A
State Bank of Sikkim
B
State Bank of Travancore
C
IDBI
D
Axis
Question 11 Explanation: 
State Bank of Sikkim is not regulated by Reserve Bank of India unlike other banks in India
Question 12
The Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin was
A
Alexander Fleming
B
Albert Einstein
C
Archimeder
D
Aryabhatta
Question 13
What is common between the UK television series "Unforgiven" (2009), "Happy Valley" (2014), and "Last Tango in Halifax" (2012)?
A
Locations
B
Actor Sarah Lancashire
C
Writer and playwright Sally Wainwright
D
Actor Derek Jacobi
Question 13 Explanation: 
Writer and playwright Sally Wainwright
Question 14
In 1979 Briton Anthony Blunt was exposed as a Soviet spy. What was his area of interest?
A
International trade
B
Banking
C
Engineering
D
Art
Question 14 Explanation: 
Art
Question 15
The word "Honcho" comes from what language?
A
Japanese
B
Spanish
C
German
D
Portuguese
Question 15 Explanation: 
Japanese
Question 16
In World War I, what was the third battle of Ypres, from 31 July to 6 November 6, 1917, also known as?
A
The Battle of Passchendaele
B
The Battle of the Somme
C
The Battle of the Ardennes
D
The Battle of the Lys
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Battle of Passchendaele
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