General knowledge quiz 1784

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
This is an extract from the lyrics of which song written by Lily Allen and Gregory Kurstin:''It's sad but it's true how society says her life is already over, There's nothing to do and there's nothing to say, 'Til the man of her dreams comes along, Picks her up and puts her over his shoulder, It seems so unlikely in this day and age''?
A
42
B
22
C
32
D
52
Question 1 Explanation: 
22
Question 2
A popular myth which has been debunked by sports historians is that Abner Doubleday, a Union officer in the American Civil War, invented which sport?
A
Basketball
B
Ice hockey
C
Baseball
D
American football
Question 2 Explanation: 
Baseball
Question 3
Which country won the Women's Rugby Super Series 2016?
A
New Zealand
B
Canada
C
England
D
France
Question 3 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 4
According to legend, who was King Arthur's father?
A
Malory
B
Beowulf
C
Chaucer
D
Uther Pendragon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Uther Pendragon
Question 5
What title was taken by Napoleon Bonaparte on 2 December 1804?
A
Bonaparte the Great
B
King of France
C
The Liberator
D
Emperor of the French
Question 5 Explanation: 
Emperor of the French
Question 6
Which of these is a native American tribe, originally from the Southeastern USA?
A
Choctaw
B
Chattanooga
C
Columbia
D
Appaloosa
Question 6 Explanation: 
Choctaw
Question 7
What is the common nickname for a steam-powered winch, widely used in logging, mining and maritime industries?
A
Horse engine
B
Mule engine
C
Donkey engine
D
Bullock engine
Question 7 Explanation: 
Donkey engine
Question 8
The Panchayats which were formed after 1977 are known as..........
A
Second Generation Panchayats
B
First Generation Panchayats
C
Sixth Generation Panchayats
D
Third Generation Panchayats
Question 8 Explanation: 
Second Generation Panchayats:Those panchayats which were formed after 1977, are known as Second Generation Panchayats.
Question 9
John Cleese played what character in the film "The World is not Enough"?
A
Q
B
James Bond
C
M
D
Q's assistant
Question 9 Explanation: 
Q's assistant
Question 10
Which of these are single-celled organisms of microscopic dimensions?
A
Diphtheria
B
Bacteria
C
Sumeria
D
Cineraria
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bacteria
Question 11
Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in which parts of human body?
A
Eyes
B
Hair
C
Skin
D
All of these
Question 11 Explanation: 
All of these:Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes.
Question 12
From which sport do we get the expression "step up to the plate"?
A
Baseball
B
Golf
C
Rugby Union
D
Polo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Baseball
Question 13
In May 2010, what store was sold to Qatar Holdings by Mohammed Al Fayed for Pound 1.5 billion?
A
Fortnum & Mason
B
Selfridges
C
Macy's
D
Harrods
Question 13 Explanation: 
Harrods
Question 14
What is "chapparal"?
A
Plateau
B
Ocean
C
Scrubland
D
Lake
Question 14 Explanation: 
Scrubland
Question 15
Similipal National Park and Chilka Wildlife Sanctuary are situated in..........
A
Arunachala Pradesh
B
Uttarakhand
C
Odisha
D
Tamilnadu
Question 15 Explanation: 
Odisha
Question 16
The heavier silicates named as 'Sima' or silica + magnesium are most abundant in the
A
crust
B
core
C
mantle
D
ocean floors
There are 16 questions to complete.

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