General knowledge quiz 1766

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What are pinking shears usually used for?
A
To clip wool round a sheep's head
B
To cut material, so as to minimize fraying
C
To make Christmas decorations
D
To cut pink flowers
Question 1 Explanation: 
To cut material, so as to minimize fraying
Question 2
Who won the Association of Professional Surfers 2014 Men's Championship?
A
Gabriel Medina, Brazil
B
Mick Fanning, Australia
C
Paige Hareb, New Zealand
D
Coco Ho, Hawaii
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gabriel Medina, Brazil
Question 3
With what is FIFA usually associated?
A
Freestyle skiing
B
Futsal
C
Gridiron
D
Football
Question 3 Explanation: 
Football
Question 4
What type of aircraft powerplant uses a gas turbine to drive a propeller?
A
Biplane
B
Jet
C
Turbo prop
D
Monoplane
Question 4 Explanation: 
Turbo prop
Question 5
Participatory Notes commonly known as P-Notes are offshore derivative instruments issued by..........
A
NABARD
B
GOI
C
FII
D
SIDBI
Question 5 Explanation: 
Participatory Notes commonly known as P-Notesare offshore derivative instruments issued by registered foreign institutional investors (FII) to overseas investors, who wish to invest in the Indian stock markets without registering themselves with the market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India-SEBI
Question 6
What is different about the audience at a Deaflympics?
A
They are supplied with placards and balloons showing applause or other positive comments
B
It is usual for them to applaud by waving rather than shouting or clapping
C
They can register comments on a giant screen by the area of competition
D
Nothing
Question 6 Explanation: 
It is usual for them to applaud by waving rather than shouting or clapping
Question 7
Which film starring The Beatles concerned the theft of a ring from Ringo Starr by a religious organisation?
A
The Ring
B
Help
C
The Game
D
Stagecoach
Question 7 Explanation: 
Help
Question 8
In which sport can you catch a crab?
A
Gymnastics
B
Rowing
C
Baseball
D
Golf
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rowing
Question 9
Which of these sports uses a round ball?
A
American Football
B
Rugby Union
C
Volleyball
D
Australian Rules Football
Question 9 Explanation: 
Volleyball
Question 10
Taking 0 BC as a point in time, what is the last day of the first decade of the second millennium?
A
31 December 2010
B
31 December 2009
C
31 December 1909
D
31 December 2011
Question 10 Explanation: 
31 December 2010
Question 11
Sushri Lata Dinanath Mangeshkar received Bharath Ratna in
A
2000
B
2001
C
2002
D
2003
Question 12
The tribal group Sema living in which state?
A
Manipur
B
Mahatrashtra
C
Nagaland
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Nagaland:The Sumi or Sema Naga is one of the major Naga tribes in Nagaland
Question 13
What name is given to an over-theatrical actor?
A
Ham
B
Beef
C
Mutton
D
Pork
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ham
Question 14
Central Arid Zone Research Institute is located in
A
Bihar
B
Gujarat
C
Rajasthan
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 15
Who wrote, often with Howard Greenfield, the songs "Oh! Carol" (1959), "Calendar Girl" (1960), "Little Devil" (1961), "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen" (1961), "Breaking Up Is Hard to Do" (1962) and "Next Door to an Angel" (1962)?
A
Quincy Jones
B
Carole King
C
Neil Sedaka
D
Lamont Dozier
Question 15 Explanation: 
Neil Sedaka
Question 16
What is a feud where the relatives of a murdered man take vengeance on the family of those who killed him, for generations?
A
Miscegenation
B
Nemesis
C
Assassination
D
Vendetta
Question 16 Explanation: 
Vendetta
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