General knowledge quiz 204

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
22nd Asian Athletics Championship is scheduled to be held in which of the following stadium?
A
Kalinga Stadium
B
Barabati Stadium
C
Veer Surendra Sai Stadium
D
Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Question 1 Explanation: 
Kalinga Stadium:Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar will host the 22nd Asian Athletics Championship to be held in July this year as Ranchi pulled out from hosting the international event.
Question 2
What is one of the world's most prestigious scientific journals, first published on 4 November 1869, one of the few that publish original research articles across a wide range of scientific fields?
A
Science
B
Nature
C
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
D
The Scientific American
Question 2 Explanation: 
Nature
Question 3
Which state hosted the two days BRICS Convention on Tourism represented by the Minister of Tourism, South Africa Mr. D.A. Hanekom and delegations from Russia and China?
A
Uttar Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Bihar
Question 3 Explanation: 
The two-day BRICS Convention on Tourism flagged off on September 1 in Khajuraho Madhya Pradesh. The BRICS nations were represented by the Minister of Tourism, South Africa Mr. D.A. Hanekom and delegations from Russia and China.
Question 4
First fully-owned satellite ground station abroad opened in which country?
A
Russia
B
Australia
C
China
D
USA
Question 4 Explanation: 
China:China opens 1st fully-owned satellite ground station abroad. China has launched its first fully-owned overseas satellite ground station near the North Pole which could enable Beijing to collect satellite data anywhere on the Earth at a speed it said was the fastest in the world.
Question 5
What condition, first described by Reginald Fitz in 1886 and characterised by inflammation of the blind-ended tube connected to the cecum, requires an immediate operation to prevent rupture of the tube and death from (mainly) peritonitis and shock?
A
Appendicitis
B
Brucellosis
C
Arthritis
D
Bursitis
Question 5 Explanation: 
Appendicitis
Question 6
Which of these starred in the 2000 film "The Perfect Storm"?
A
Bruce Willis
B
Mel Gibson
C
Russel Crowe
D
George Clooney
Question 6 Explanation: 
George Clooney
Question 7
Which of these had roles in "The Mask", "My Best Friend's Wedding", "There's Something About Mary", "Charlie's Angels", and "Gangs of New York"?
A
Cameron Diaz
B
Cameron Mackintosh
C
Bartholomew Diaz
D
Rodrigo Diaz
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cameron Diaz
Question 8
What did Jim Henson create?
A
Muppets
B
Teletubbies
C
Wombles
D
Beatles
Question 8 Explanation: 
Muppets
Question 9
How many times has cricket been an Olympic sport?
A
4
B
2
C
3
D
1
Question 9 Explanation: 
1
Question 10
The mandrill is the word's largest what?
A
Monkey
B
Cat
C
Dog
D
Eagle
Question 10 Explanation: 
Monkey
Question 11
The highest peaks of the Atlas Mountains, the highest being 4, 167 metres (13, 671 ft), are in what country?
A
Afghanistan
B
Kazakhstan
C
Morocco
D
Switzerland
Question 11 Explanation: 
Morocco
Question 12
..........Festival is celebrated in Jharkhand
A
Jityya Bhaiya Dooj
B
Mysore Dasara
C
Dhrupad samaroh
D
Chapchar Kut
Question 12 Explanation: 
Jityya Bhaiya Dooj:Jitya Bhaiya Dooj one of the prominent festivals of Jharkhand is celebrated in the state of Jharkhand
Question 13
The first-ever BRICS Games 2017 held in
A
Nepal
B
Pakistan
C
India
D
China
Question 13 Explanation: 
China:India won six medals-two golds, two silvers and two bronzes-in the Wushu competition of the BRICS Games
Question 14
Which of the following is the City of Temples?
A
Varanasi
B
Allahabad
C
Jaipur
D
Raipur
Question 14 Explanation: 
Varanasi
Question 15
Which of these is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts?
A
FBI
B
Harvard University
C
CIA
D
The Pentagon
Question 15 Explanation: 
Harvard University
Question 16
In 2001, which actor was re-elected president of the USA's National Rifle Association for a fourth term?
A
John Wayne
B
Charlton Heston
C
Clint Eastwood
D
Steve McQueen
Question 16 Explanation: 
Charlton Heston
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