General knowledge quiz 193

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which endangered large sea duck winters over exclusively in polynyas in the Arctic?
A
Common merganser
B
Barrow's goldeneye
C
White-winged scoter
D
Spectacled Eider
Question 1 Explanation: 
Spectacled Eider
Question 2
In a popular children's story, what is the name of the young tugboat that saves an ocean liner?
A
Prince Charming
B
Flick
C
Winnie the Pooh
D
Little Toot
Question 2 Explanation: 
Little Toot
Question 3
Who was the founder of Bombay Times?
A
Robert Knight
B
SA Dange
C
RC Dutt
D
PC Rai
Question 3 Explanation: 
Robert Knight:The Bombay Times is a free supplement of The Times of India, in the Mumbai (formerly Bombay) region.It was founded by Robert Knight.
Question 4
Wular Lake is located in..........
A
J & K
B
Manipur
C
Sikkim
D
Meghalaya
Question 5
Name the Indian cricketer who inaugurated his first global cricket academy in the United Arab Emirates?
A
Virat Kohli
B
Yuvaraj Singh
C
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
D
Rohit Sharma
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mahendra Singh Dhoni inaugurated his first global cricket academy in the United Arab Emirates. The academy was officially launched by Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the presence of trainees, parents and other key stakeholders of the facility. The academy was jointly launched by Dubai-based Pacific Sports Club and Aarka Sports Club. It has been in operation for a couple of months at theSpringdales School in Al Quoz.
Question 6
What are "crocodile tears"?
A
Early morning dew drops from daffodils
B
Insincere expressions of sorrow
C
A common discharge from pigs' ears
D
Very light rain
Question 6 Explanation: 
Insincere expressions of sorrow
Question 7
From what game is the Yoshi video game series a spinoff?
A
Final Fantasy
B
Super Mario Bros
C
Tomb Raider
D
Spyro:Year of the Dragon
Question 7 Explanation: 
Super Mario Bros
Question 8
Which English King died of dysentery while campaigning in France?
A
Edward I
B
Richard III
C
Henry V
D
Charles II
Question 8 Explanation: 
Henry V
Question 9
L. Ron Hubbard is known as the founder of what movement?
A
Scientology
B
Unification Church
C
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
D
Salvation Army
Question 9 Explanation: 
Scientology
Question 10
Dry air contains..........nitrogen
A
7
B
80%
C
78.09%
D
80%
Question 10 Explanation: 
78.09%:By volume, dry air contains 78.09% nitrogen, 20.95% oxygen, 0.93% argon, 0.039% carbon dioxide, and small amounts of other gases.
Question 11
'No two electrons in an atom can have the same set of four quantum numbers' is
A
Newton's law
B
Bohr's law
C
Aufbau principle
D
Pauli's exclusion principle
Question 12
Which famous landmark in Los Angeles, California, was created as an advertisement in 1923?
A
The Hollywood Sign
B
Grauman's Chinese Theatre
C
The Cable Car
D
Hollywood Bowl
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Hollywood Sign
Question 13
What game is played on a pitch up to 145 metres long and 90 metres wide with goalposts similar to a rugby union with a lower crossbar and a net similar to soccer, with scoring by putting the ball over the bar (for 1 point) or into the net (for 3)?
A
Rugby Union
B
Australian Rules Football
C
Gaelic football
D
Rugby League
Question 13 Explanation: 
Gaelic football
Question 14
The leaf of what tree appears on the Canadian national flag?
A
Oak
B
Coolibah
C
Maple
D
Pine
Question 14 Explanation: 
Maple
Question 15
Anton Gregorovitch Rubinstein, the 19th century musician who founded a conservatoire of music in St Petersburg, is associated with which instrument?
A
Violin
B
Cello
C
Piano
D
Flute
Question 15 Explanation: 
Piano
Question 16
Titan is a moon of which planet?
A
Mars
B
Uranus
C
Saturn
D
Venus
Question 16 Explanation: 
Saturn
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