General knowledge quiz 221

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
When was the last major volcanic activity at Mount St Helens, Washington USA?
A
2004
B
2009
C
2008
D
1980
Question 1 Explanation: 
2008
Question 2
Hard drives read and record information using
A
Electrolism
B
Optimism
C
Electromagnetism
D
Magnetism
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hard drives read and record information using Magnetism
Question 3
Samantha Fox is associated with
A
Politics
B
Pop music
C
Journalism
D
Sports
Question 4
If a forest fire reaches a hill how does it change?
A
It does not change
B
It slows down
C
It dies out
D
It accelerates
Question 4 Explanation: 
It accelerates
Question 5
Where is the city of Medellin?
A
Ecuador
B
Venezuela
C
Brazil
D
Colombia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Colombia
Question 6
These are the last lines of which musical:"Eliza? Where the devil are my slippers"?
A
West Side Story
B
The Sound of Music
C
My Fair Lady
D
The Music Man
Question 6 Explanation: 
My Fair Lady
Question 7
The characters Viola and Sebastian are not in which of these plays?
A
Twelfth Night
B
As You Like It
C
She's the Man
D
Your Own Thing
Question 7 Explanation: 
As You Like It
Question 8
MnO2 is used as a substance to make which colour?
A
Pink
B
Blue
C
Violet
D
Orange
Question 8 Explanation: 
Violet:MnO2 is an secondary alloy addition to steel and can make violet colored glass.
Question 9
Which of these areas, along with parts of New Mexico, Colorado and Wyoming, and most of Arizona, were added to US territory after diplomat Nicholas Trist negotiated the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo in 1848?
A
Illinois, Wisconsin & Arkansas
B
Washington, Oregon & Iowa
C
California, Nevada & Utah
D
Texas & Florida
Question 9 Explanation: 
California, Nevada & Utah
Question 10
Which of these is a novel by Ernest Hemingway, set in Spain?
A
Don Quixote
B
The Old Man and the Sea
C
For Whom The Bell Tolls
D
A Farewell to Arms
Question 10 Explanation: 
For Whom The Bell Tolls
Question 11
Manchuria is the historical name given to a vast geographic region that falls mostly within what country?
A
People's Republic of China
B
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
C
Vietnam
D
Thailand
Question 11 Explanation: 
People's Republic of China
Question 12
Babe Ruth played for which Major League Baseball team between 1914 and 1919?
A
Boston Braves
B
New York Yankees
C
Boston Red Sox
D
Chicago White Sox
Question 12 Explanation: 
Boston Red Sox
Question 13
Density of water is maximum at..........
A
70C
B
30C
C
40C
D
20C
Question 13 Explanation: 
40C:Density of a substance is defined as the ratio of its mass to its volume Unit = kg/m3
Question 14
What type of land does Bogota, Columbia, have most of?
A
Seashore
B
Mountains
C
River valley
D
Desert
Question 14 Explanation: 
Mountains
Question 15
Which of these is classed as a keyboard instrument?
A
Saxophone
B
Piano
C
Cello
D
Timpani
Question 15 Explanation: 
Piano
Question 16
ICC Champions Trophy 2017 won by which of the following country?
A
England
B
Sri Lanka
C
India
D
Pakistan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Pakistan:Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali picked up three wickets each as Pakistan thrashed India by 180 runs to win the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 title for the first time.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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