General knowledge quiz 1798

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is on Spain's north coast?
A
Costa Dorado
B
Costa Brava
C
Costa Del Sol
D
Costa Verde
Question 1 Explanation: 
Costa Verde
Question 2
What is the meaning of writ 'Certiorari'?
A
To be notified
B
To be agreed
C
To be certified
D
To be canceled
Question 2 Explanation: 
To be certified:Certiorari means to be certified.It is issued by the higher court to the lower court either to transfer the case pending with the latter to itself or to squash the order already passed by an inferior court, tribunal or quasi judicial authority.
Question 3
A toxopholite does what?
A
Studies bee-flies
B
Tests for poisons
C
Archery
D
Practises alternative medicine
Question 3 Explanation: 
Archery
Question 4
IRNSS mean
A
Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System
B
Indian Research Navigation Satellite System
C
Industrial Research Navigation Satellite System
D
Indian Regional Narrow Satellite System
Question 4 Explanation: 
Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System:The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System or IRNSS is an indigenously developed Navigation Satellite System that is used to provide accurate real-time positioning and timing services over India and region extending to 1500 km around India.
Question 5
Where is the Topkapi Palace?
A
Istanbul, Turkey
B
Baghdad, Iraq
C
Granada, Spain
D
Alexandria, Eqypt
Question 5 Explanation: 
Istanbul, Turkey
Question 6
The term "tessellated" refers to what type of art?
A
Gouache
B
Mosaic
C
Classical sculpture
D
Opera singing
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mosaic
Question 7
Which state has the least number of seats in Lok Sabha?
A
Sikkim
B
Mizoram
C
Nagaland
D
All of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
All of these
Question 8
Which dynasty is considered as the first Afghan dynasty?
A
Satavahana dynasty
B
Maratha dynasty
C
Lodhi dynasty
D
Mughal dynaty
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lodhi dynasty:The Lodi dynasty was an Afghan Pashtun dynasty that ruled Delhi Sultanate from 1451 to 1526. It was founded by Bahlul Khan Lodi when he replaced the Sayyid dynasty
Question 9
Which bird was worshipped by the Indus people?
A
Crow
B
Pigeon
C
Owl
D
Peacock
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pigeon:They worshipped the bird Pigeon. They also worshipped Water, Trees and Snakes.
Question 10
Who signed and issued the Emancipation Proclamation on New Year's day 1863?
A
George Washington
B
Thomas Jefferson
C
Abraham Lincoln
D
Ulysses S. Grant
Question 10 Explanation: 
Abraham Lincoln
Question 11
In 2016 the Philippines elected its 16th President, on a platform which included what?
A
He sanctioned extra-judicial killing of drug dealers
B
Amnesty for all political prisoners
C
Seizing back maritime territory in which China had built
D
Making Hinduism the official religion
Question 11 Explanation: 
He sanctioned extra-judicial killing of drug dealers
Question 12
Who directed the film "The Hobbit:The Desolation of Smaug"?
A
Peter Jackson
B
Andrew Jackson
C
Jackson Pollock
D
Jackson Browne
Question 12 Explanation: 
Peter Jackson
Question 13
At which cricket ground, in 1953, did England win the Ashes for the first time since 1933?
A
Lords
B
The Oval
C
MCG
D
Wimbledon
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Oval
Question 14
Which of these forms the main diet of the American bald eagle?
A
Insects
B
Fish
C
Seaweed
D
Old shoes
Question 14 Explanation: 
Fish
Question 15
Which football hero was nicknamed "The Sundance Kid"?
A
Jim Kiick
B
Troy Aikman
C
Brett Favre
D
Joe Montana
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