General knowledge quiz 179

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who is the current, in 2014, President of the IOC?
A
Richard Carrion
B
Sergei Bubka
C
Thomas Bach
D
Denis Oswald
Question 1 Explanation: 
Thomas Bach
Question 2
What word means the energy and strength for continuing to do something over a long period of time?
A
Angora
B
Miniver
C
Taverna
D
Stamina
Question 2 Explanation: 
Stamina
Question 3
Since its debut in the UK in 1998, international versions of which TV programme have spawned in over a hundred countries, more than any other game show?
A
Pop Idol
B
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
C
Whose Line is it Anyway
D
The Price is Right
Question 3 Explanation: 
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
Question 4
Kalesar National Park located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Gujarat
C
Assam
D
Haryana
Question 5
What paradise was created by James Hilton in his book "Lost Horizon"?
A
Shangri-La
B
Erewhon
C
El Dorado
D
Utopia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Shangri-La
Question 6
Rapidly boiling a liquid to make it thicker and more concentrated is called what?
A
Repleting
B
Reducing
C
Rebooting
D
Refracting
Question 6 Explanation: 
Reducing
Question 7
Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner starred in what TV series, first broadcast from 1966 to 1969?
A
Star Trek
B
Blakes 7
C
Red Dwarf
D
Star Wars
Question 7 Explanation: 
Star Trek
Question 8
Brian Lochore was coach to the New Zealand team in the first World Cup in 1987 for what sport?
A
Handball
B
Tennis
C
Swimming
D
Rugby
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rugby
Question 9
Which book about a castaway was written by Daniel Defoe?
A
Man of La Mancha
B
Man Friday
C
Robinson Crusoe
D
Mutiny on the Bounty
Question 9 Explanation: 
Robinson Crusoe
Question 10
If Parliament appoint a committee for a special purpose, it is known as
A
Name depend upon the Head
B
High level committee
C
Ad hoc committee
D
Independent Committee
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ad hoc committee:A committee formed ad hoc to deal with the issue, concerned or dealing with a specific subject, purpose, or end:The ad hoc committee disbanded after making its final report.
Question 11
John Adams, second President of the newly independent United States of America, was also which of these?
A
Author of "Watership Down" and "The Plague Dogs"
B
President of Sinn Fein
C
Pitcher in American National League baseball
D
First American Ambassador to Great Britain
Question 11 Explanation: 
First American Ambassador to Great Britain
Question 12
In Gupta's Period Cultivable land is called as..........
A
Charagah Bhoomi
B
Vastu Bhoomi
C
Khila
D
Kshetra Bhoomi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Kshetra Bhoomi:Land was classified into five groups Khila-Waste land Kshetra Bhoomi-Cultivable land Aprahata Bhoomi-Forest land Charagah Bhoomi-Pasture land Vastu Bhoomi-Habitable land
Question 13
G-15 is an economic grouping of
A
First World Nations
B
Second World Nations
C
Third World Nations
D
Fourth World Nations
Question 14
SENSEX is associated with..........
A
BSE
B
NSE
C
CSE
D
ISE
Question 14 Explanation: 
The SENSEX-(or SENSitve indEX) was introduced by the Bombay stock exchange on January 1 1986
Question 15
Which American abolitionist was one of a group who seized the Arsenal at Harper's Ferry in October 1859, was wounded, captured and, in December, hanged at Charleston?
A
Capability Brown
B
John Brown
C
Davy Crockett
D
Lorna Doone
Question 15 Explanation: 
John Brown
Question 16
What is the street term for the drug Gamma-Hydroxibutyric acid (GHB)?
A
Crystal meth
B
Ecstasy
C
P
D
Fantasy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Fantasy
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