General knowledge quiz 1767

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Lala Lajpat Rai is also known as
A
Sher-e-Punjab
B
Punjab Kesari
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
Question 2
Which of these became a World Formula One Champion while driving for Williams?
A
Jacques Villeneuve
B
James Hunt
C
Jackie Stewart
D
Mario Andretti
Question 2 Explanation: 
Jacques Villeneuve
Question 3
Which car company badge includes the City of Milan's emblem and that of the Visconti family in a circular motif, bordered by a dark blue metallic ring containing inscriptions, separated by two Savoy dynasty knots to honour the Kingdom of Italy?
A
Alfa Romeo
B
Fiat
C
Ferrari
D
Lamborghini
Question 3 Explanation: 
Alfa Romeo
Question 4
Who was the second person to orbit the earth?
A
Gherman Titov
B
Yuri Gagarin
C
John Glenn
D
Alan Shepard
Question 4 Explanation: 
Gherman Titov
Question 5
How many masts does a ketch have?
A
3
B
1
C
2
D
4
Question 5 Explanation: 
2
Question 6
In 1960, who became the first film star to receive $1 million for a single picture?
A
Julia Roberts
B
Elizabeth Taylor
C
Judy Garland
D
Jean Harlow
Question 6 Explanation: 
Elizabeth Taylor
Question 7
At the first World Karate Championships in 1970 in Japan which countries gained the greatest medal totals-Japan, USA, Canada and what other country?
A
South Korea
B
France
C
Hong Kong
D
Israel
Question 7 Explanation: 
France
Question 8
What name is given to musical lines that sound different and move independently from each other, but sound harmonious when played simultaneously?
A
Cross rhythmic
B
Harmony
C
Counterpoint
D
Part songs
Question 8 Explanation: 
Counterpoint
Question 9
Who is credited with the quote, famous in US history:"I have not yet begun to fight"?
A
Benjamin Franklin
B
General Douglas MacArthur
C
Sonny Liston
D
John Paul Jones
Question 9 Explanation: 
John Paul Jones
Question 10
Of the following taxonomic categories which is the most inclusive (i.e. is the highest in hierarchy)?
A
Order
B
Subspecies
C
Class
D
Genus
Question 11
Kikuyu and Tutsi are two types of what?
A
African tribes
B
Computer viruses
C
Santa's reindeer
D
Crocodiles
Question 11 Explanation: 
African tribes
Question 12
In which year Soviet Russia introduced the New Economic Policy(NEP)?
A
1908
B
1942
C
1930
D
1921
Question 12 Explanation: 
1921:The New Economic Policy was an economic policy of Soviet Russia proposed by Vladimir Lenin in 1921, who described it as a progression towards ''state capitalism'' within the workers' state of the USSR.
Question 13
What lotion is used to soothe and protect the skin following external irritation?
A
Calamine
B
Camomile
C
Canola
D
Calamansi
Question 13 Explanation: 
Calamine
Question 14
During World War II the British Broadcasting Corporation prefaced many of its broadcasts by the opening bars of which music?
A
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony
B
Parry's "Jerusalem"
C
Beethoven's "Ode to Joy"
D
Elgar's Enigma Variations
Question 14 Explanation: 
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony
Question 15
The Scandinavian drink, Lillehammer Berry Liqueur, is made from what berries?
A
Cranberries
B
Red currants
C
Gooseberries
D
Lingonberries
Question 15 Explanation: 
Lingonberries
Question 16
The magnetic field of earth, Magnetosphere expands to about
A
9600 km above the earth's surface
B
8000 km above the earth's surface
C
64, 000 km above the earth's surface
D
None of the above
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