General knowledge quiz 229

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Khanghendzonga National Park is located in..........
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Odisha
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Sikkim
Question 1 Explanation: 
Sikkim
Question 2
In 2013 a new gene-editing system was discovered which offered an alternative to protein-based targeting. What was it called?
A
PAM
B
TALEN
C
Zinc Finger
D
CRISPR
Question 2 Explanation: 
CRISPR
Question 3
What still-famous child character was first introduced by his author in his 1902 novel "The Little White Bird"?
A
Artful Dodger
B
Adrian Mole
C
Pippi Longstocking
D
Peter Pan
Question 3 Explanation: 
Peter Pan
Question 4
Who, in 1969, was the first female prime minister of Israel?
A
Indira Ghandi
B
Golda Meir
C
Menachem Begin
D
Madeleine Albright
Question 4 Explanation: 
Golda Meir
Question 5
What is the capital of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada?
A
St John's
B
Corner Brook West
C
Grand Falls
D
Halifax
Question 5 Explanation: 
St John's
Question 6
Where are trinquetes and frontons found?
A
Real tennis
B
A game of boules
C
Basque Pelota World Championships
D
On the Eiffel Tower
Question 6 Explanation: 
Basque Pelota World Championships
Question 7
Which war, engineered by Bismarck, included the siege and surrender of Paris and ended in the union of German states with William I as emperor?
A
Seven Years War
B
Peninsular War
C
Franco-Prussian War
D
First Napoleonic War
Question 7 Explanation: 
Franco-Prussian War
Question 8
What is produced from milk curds, and is drained, not pressed, so some whey remains and the individual curds remain loose?
A
Cottage cheese
B
Bungalow cheese
C
Palace cheese
D
Shanty cheese
Question 8 Explanation: 
Cottage cheese
Question 9
Kevin Lilliana of..........was crowned Miss International 2017 in Tokyo.
A
Curacao
B
Indonesia
C
Japan
D
Korea
Question 10
Which of these aircraft was built last?
A
Airbus A380
B
Zeppelin
C
Spitfire
D
Concorde
Question 10 Explanation: 
Airbus A380
Question 11
The uppermost epoch of the Neogene period is
A
the Pliocene epoch
B
the Pleistocen epoch
C
the Miocene epoch
D
the Oligocene epoch
Question 12
With what type of music is Scott Joplin associated?
A
Heavy metal
B
Ragtime
C
Grunge
D
Country and Western / Punk crossover
Question 12 Explanation: 
Ragtime
Question 13
What district in the south of Rio de Janeiro has a beach 4km long?
A
Montevideo
B
Tierra del Fuego
C
Copacabana
D
Acapulco
Question 13 Explanation: 
Copacabana
Question 14
In 146BCE Rome sacked Carthage and what other major city?
A
Corinth
B
Memphis
C
Persepolis
D
Hatra
Question 14 Explanation: 
Corinth
Question 15
Johann Friedrich GutsMuths and Friedrich Ludwig Jahn created exercises for boys and young men on apparatus they had designed, that led to what is considered modern gymnastics. When was this?
A
16th century
B
18th century
C
17th century
D
Late 18th / early 19th century
Question 15 Explanation: 
Late 18th / early 19th century
Question 16
The line of emperors on the throne of Ethiopia, the last of which was Haile Selassie, traced their descent from whom?
A
Ptolemy XV of Egypt
B
King Solomon of Israel
C
Alexander the Great
D
Emperor Constantine the Great of Rome
Question 16 Explanation: 
King Solomon of Israel
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *