General knowledge quiz 195

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which among the following country has been named as host of 2023 Rugby World Cup?
A
Spain
B
Ireland
C
France
D
South Africa
Question 2
What relationship does T S Eliot have to toilets?
A
Pun
B
Synonym
C
Anagram
D
Simile
Question 2 Explanation: 
Anagram
Question 3
Who sailed the Golden Hind in the 16th century?
A
Sir Francis Drake
B
Sir Francis Walsingham
C
Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban
D
Sir Francis Galton
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sir Francis Drake
Question 4
In which state the 2018 edition of Indian Science Congress will be held at?
A
Mizoram
B
Bihar
C
Manipur
D
Maharashtra
Question 4 Explanation: 
2018 edition of Indian Science Congress will be held at Manipur University in Imphal, Manipur in March 2018. This will be the 105th edition of Indian Science Congress. Initially, Indian Science Congress 2018 was scheduled to be held at the Osmania University in Hyderabad, in the first week of January 2018. However, it had to be moved on account of security problems. 'Reaching the Unreached Through Science and Technology' will be the focal theme of this event. Every year, this event is attended by several students, Nobel Laureates and scientists from India.
Question 5
Sweeney Todd was the demon barber of what street?
A
Morse
B
Swift
C
Pace
D
Fleet
Question 5 Explanation: 
Fleet
Question 6
Ding Junhui is a rising star in which sport?
A
Snooker
B
Table tennis
C
Surfing
D
Bowls
Question 6 Explanation: 
Snooker
Question 7
What word is used to describe the lowest temperature at which vapour above a liquid can be ignited?
A
Point of balance
B
Breaking point
C
Flashpoint
D
Compass point
Question 7 Explanation: 
Flashpoint
Question 8
The painter Pablo Picasso was born in which country?
A
Vietnam
B
Greece
C
Australia
D
Spain
Question 8 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 9
World Autism Awareness Dayis a nationally observed day on..........every year
A
April 2
B
April 5
C
May 5
D
March 28
Question 9 Explanation: 
April 2:World Autism Awareness Day is a nationally observed day on the 2nd of April every year, encouraging Member States of the United Nations to take measures to raise awareness about children with autism throughout the world. It was designated by the United Nations General Assembly resolution ''62/139''
Question 10
In the USA, tournament play for Monopoly calls for a 90-minute time limit. What time limit is used for international play?
A
No limit
B
3 hours
C
2 hours
D
90 minutes
Question 10 Explanation: 
2 hours
Question 11
The first plastic banknote has been launched in which country?
A
UK
B
Thailand
C
Britain
D
Spain
Question 11 Explanation: 
Britain
Question 12
Who said that political power grows out of the barrel of a gun?
A
Mao Zedong
B
Fidel Castro
C
Adolph Hitler
D
Muammar al-Gaddafi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mao Zedong
Question 13
Whose biography is written by Shyam Bhatia?
A
Benzir Bhutto
B
Chewang Rinchen
C
Ranbir Singh
D
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Question 13 Explanation: 
Benazir Bhutto:Goodbye Shahzadi:A Political Biography Of Benazir Bhutto written by Shyam Bhatia.
Question 14
Who played Elizabeth I in the TV series "Elizabeth I" (2005), Elizabeth II in "The Queen" (2006), and Queen Charlotte, the wife of George III, in "The Madness of King George" (1994)?
A
Helen Mirren
B
Judi Dench
C
Meryl Streep
D
Kate Winslet
Question 14 Explanation: 
Helen Mirren
Question 15
What is measured using the Rankine scale?
A
Rainfall
B
Wind speed
C
Temperature
D
Earthquake intensity
Question 15 Explanation: 
Temperature
Question 16
Who, in 2004, riding the prototype KTM 250-SXF four stroke, won the MX2 World Championship?
A
Marc DeReuver
B
Antonio Cairoli
C
Tyla Rattray
D
Ben Townley
Question 16 Explanation: 
Ben Townley
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