General knowledge quiz 1774

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Pandit K. G. Ginde, was well known for his contribution in the field of?
A
Music
B
Sanskrit
C
Dance
D
Ayurveda
Question 2
When did the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) first lay down the laws of cricket?
A
1788
B
1894
C
1913
D
1294
Question 2 Explanation: 
1788
Question 3
Which religion is most associated with kosher food?
A
Taoism
B
Judaism
C
Shintoism
D
Hinduism
Question 3 Explanation: 
Judaism
Question 4
What is the place referred to in one of the Smithsonian TV series, "The Nazi Temple of Doom"?
A
Wewelsburg Castle
B
Colditz Castle
C
Vogelsang Castle
D
Bouzov Castle
Question 4 Explanation: 
Wewelsburg Castle
Question 5
Before 1962, when a 250cc class was added, what was the engine displacement formula for bikes in the World Motocross Championships when it was inaugurated in 1957?
A
125cc
B
500cc
C
450cc
D
650cc
Question 5 Explanation: 
500cc
Question 6
The pyramidal peaks that form when several cirques chisel a mountain form three more sides are called
A
horns
B
cirques
C
aretes
D
medial moraines
Question 7
Where did the "Hindenburg disaster" take place?
A
Germany
B
USA
C
England
D
Ireland
Question 7 Explanation: 
USA
Question 8
Which of these is food for a dragonfly?
A
Other insects
B
Giraffes
C
Apples
D
Dragons
Question 8 Explanation: 
Other insects
Question 9
Fibrous, synovial and cartilaginous are types of what?
A
Fruit peel
B
Bone structure
C
Ear lobes
D
Joint
Question 9 Explanation: 
Joint
Question 10
In the far past it has been a very large lake but is currently a brackish lagoon, the neck leading to the sea being bridged by the General Rafael Urdaneta Bridge and carrying the second-largest city in its country. What is it called?
A
Blue Lagoon, Turkey
B
Lagoa dos Patos, Brazil
C
Glenrock Lagoon, Australia
D
Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela
Question 11
In finance markets, what does FTSE stand for?
A
Financial Times Stock Exchange
B
Future Trading Stock Exchange
C
Fast Trading Stock Exchange
D
Financial Trading Stock Exchange
Question 11 Explanation: 
Financial Times Stock Exchange
Question 12
Which of these countries has a capital city where the name starts and ends with the same letter?
A
Sri Lanka
B
India
C
Grenada
D
Kenya
Question 12 Explanation: 
Grenada
Question 13
Who was "the fourth man" in the Cambridge spy ring, whose name was not publicly known until 1979?
A
Guy Burgess
B
Kim Philby
C
Anthony Blunt
D
Donald Maclean
Question 13 Explanation: 
Anthony Blunt
Question 14
Which of these was the companion of Don Quixote?
A
Passepartout
B
Dick Grayson
C
Tonto
D
Sancho Panza
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sancho Panza
Question 15
What is the name for an alcoholic preparation of opium widely used in the 18th and 19th centuries to treat a number of different complaints?
A
Laburnum
B
Laudanum
C
Londinium
D
Laudanosine
Question 15 Explanation: 
Laudanum
Question 16
Which of these is a city in the Aleutian Islands, part of the US state of Alaska?
A
Unalaska
B
Inalaska
C
Nonalaska
D
Exalaska
Question 16 Explanation: 
Unalaska
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