General knowledge quiz 227

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The head office of World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is in
A
USA
B
France
C
Switzerland
D
Austria
Question 1 Explanation: 
Switzerland
Question 2
On which island are 16 of Japan's 20 largest cities and Mount Fuji?
A
Kyushu
B
Hokkaido
C
Honshu
D
Shikoku
Question 2 Explanation: 
Honshu
Question 3
Who or what was Captain Flint in Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island"?
A
A flag
B
A type of rum
C
A pirate
D
A parrot
Question 3 Explanation: 
A parrot
Question 4
What was the middle name of Franklin D Roosevelt?
A
Delano
B
David
C
Dennis
D
Denton
Question 4 Explanation: 
Delano
Question 5
Sea breeze blows during..........
A
Night time
B
Day time
C
Rainy Season
D
Winter Season
Question 5 Explanation: 
Day time:A sea breeze is a local wind that occurs in a region near the ocean or a large lake during the day, temperatures in the inland areas
Question 6
Which of the following is Non-food crops?
A
Forage crops
B
Oil Seeds
C
Fiber crops
D
All of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
All of these:Food Crops:Food Grains Cereals & Millets + Pulses Fruits & Vegetables Non Food Crops:Oil seeds, Fiber crops and Forage crops
Question 7
F1 legend John Surtees belongs to which country?
A
Scotland
B
Spain
C
UK
D
USA
Question 7 Explanation: 
UK
Question 8
Which of these is often written in a time signature similar to a waltz?
A
Tango
B
Gavotte
C
Polka
D
Minuet
Question 8 Explanation: 
Minuet
Question 9
The world's oldest emergency call service was introduced first in the London area in 1937. What telephone number was used?
A
911
B
999
C
111
D
119
Question 9 Explanation: 
999
Question 10
Who was nicknamed "The Sweater Girl" after she appeared in the 1937 film "They Won't Forget"?
A
Lana Turner
B
Marilyn Munroe
C
Rita Hayworth
D
Bette Davis
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lana Turner
Question 11
What numbers are on the two blue pool balls?
A
2 and 10
B
5 and 13
C
3 and 11
D
1 and 9
Question 11 Explanation: 
2 and 10
Question 12
Rembrandt painted a number of paintings of himself, all containing what title?
A
Me again
B
Self portrait
C
Only me
D
Pretentious? Moi?
Question 12 Explanation: 
Self portrait
Question 13
Who was the last President of the Fourth Republic of France, and the first President of the Fifth Republic?
A
Felix Gaillard
B
Georges Pompidou
C
Charles de Gaulle
D
Valery Giscard d'Estaing
Question 13 Explanation: 
Charles de Gaulle
Question 14
Where did the Greek Titan Helios, personification of the sun, go home to sleep at night, where he lived with his sister, Eos the Titan goddess of the dawn?
A
Behind the moon
B
In the sea
C
In a cave
D
In the underworld
Question 14 Explanation: 
In the sea
Question 15
Which of these is not a name given to the period in the history of the Papacy during the first half of the tenth century, beginning with the installation of Pope Sergius III in 904 and lasting for sixty years until the death of Pope John XII in 964?
A
Anni sinistri
B
Saeculum obscurum
C
The Pornocracy
D
The Rule of the Harlots
Question 15 Explanation: 
Anni sinistri
Question 16
At which event, in 2010, was Francesca Schiavone the first Italian woman to win a tennis Grand Slam event in singles?
A
Wimbledon
B
Australian Open
C
French Open
D
US Open
Question 16 Explanation: 
French Open
There are 16 questions to complete.

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