General knowledge quiz 180

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following is not located in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
A
Galathea National Park
B
Mahatma National Park
C
Saddle Peak National Park
D
All of these
Question 1 Explanation: 
All of these:Campbell Bay National Park is a national park in India, located on the island of Great Nicobar, the largest of the Nicobar Islands in the eastern Indian Ocean
Question 2
Which of the following is the currency of Cameroon?
A
Lek
B
CFA Franc
C
Euro
D
Kwanza
Question 3
The White Witch, Madagascan Sunset, Luna and Gypsy are varieties of what?
A
Owl
B
Moth
C
Oil paint
D
Pig
Question 3 Explanation: 
Moth
Question 4
Which of these is a French film actress, who has had roles in "Amelie" (2001), "The Da Vinci Code" (2006) and "Priceless" (2006)?
A
Audrey Tautou
B
Audrey Hepburn
C
Audrey Roberts
D
Audrey Meadows
Question 4 Explanation: 
Audrey Tautou
Question 5
What is the southernmost national capital city in the world?
A
Buenos Aires, Argentina
B
Cape Town, South Africa
C
Santiago, Chile
D
Wellington, New Zealand
Question 5 Explanation: 
Wellington, New Zealand
Question 6
In April 2010 Britain announced that it would create the world's largest marine reserve (650, 000 square kilometres) around the Chagos Islands. Where are they?
A
North Sea
B
Irish Sea
C
Indian Ocean
D
Pacific Ocean
Question 6 Explanation: 
Indian Ocean
Question 7
What did Vera Lynn sing would be "over the White Cliffs of Dover tomorrow, just you wait and see"?
A
Spitfires
B
Dogfights
C
Vultures
D
Bluebirds
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bluebirds
Question 8
The young female animal called a filly is what type of animal?
A
Dog
B
Horse
C
Cat
D
Pig
Question 8 Explanation: 
Horse
Question 9
What does the S stand for in the acronym "NASCAR"?
A
Sport
B
Stock
C
Street
D
Scratch
Question 9 Explanation: 
Stock
Question 10
The oldest rocks in the earth's crust were once molten, and came from deep inside the earth. The molten rock, called magma, spewed out in volcanic eruptions during the earth;s early life and solidified into hard rock's called
A
granite
B
basalt
C
igneous rocks
D
sedimentary rocks
Question 11
What does an anthropologist study?
A
Human beings
B
Coal
C
Wool
D
Shakespeare
Question 11 Explanation: 
Human beings
Question 12
Which of these was painted first?
A
"Nighthawks" by Edward Hopper
B
"The Dream" by Henri Rousseau
C
"The Hay Wain" by John Constable
D
"The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living" by Damien Hirst
Question 12 Explanation: 
"The Hay Wain" by John Constable
Question 13
What chain of islands stretches from the Netherlands to Denmark?
A
Faroe Islands
B
Frisian Islands
C
Channel Islands
D
Friendly Islands
Question 13 Explanation: 
Frisian Islands
Question 14
What is Tursan?
A
A VDQS for wine from a region in southwestern France
B
A turbot-like fish
C
A region in northwestern Iran
D
Cinders from a volcanic eruption
Question 14 Explanation: 
A VDQS for wine from a region in southwestern France
Question 15
The lead singer of which band is known as Suggs?
A
Oasis
B
Madness
C
The Barron Knights
D
INXS
Question 15 Explanation: 
Madness
Question 16
What sport has been contested annually in Britain since 1715 in the race called "Doggett's Coat and Badge"?
A
Greyhound racing
B
Formula One
C
Rugby League
D
Rowing
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rowing
There are 16 questions to complete.

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