General knowledge quiz 236

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where is Raqqa?
A
Lebanon
B
Iraq
C
Turkey
D
Syria
Question 1 Explanation: 
Syria
Question 2
At which racecourse would you find Beecher's Brook and Canal Turn?
A
Brand's Hatch
B
Aintree
C
Silverstone
D
Epsom
Question 2 Explanation: 
Aintree
Question 3
Who is known as ''Father of Botany''?
A
Leeuwenhoek
B
Aristotle
C
Lamarck
D
Theophrastus
Question 3 Explanation: 
Theophrastus:Botany is the scientific study of plants. The ancient Greek Theophrastus is known as the father or founder of botany.
Question 4
What is the capital of Malta?
A
Valletta
B
Monaco
C
Podgorica
D
Amsterdam
Question 4 Explanation: 
Valletta Currency:Euro(EUR)
Question 5
The Berkshire, Australian Yorkshire, Danish Landrace, Mulefoot, Wessex Saddleback and West French White are breeds of what?
A
Cow
B
Sheep
C
Pig
D
Deer
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pig
Question 6
In 1881 and 1882 Jules Ferry, Prime Minister of France, succeeded in passing laws in the field of French education which did what?
A
Made education under the Montessori philosophy legal
B
Prohibited education in France for non-French nationals
C
Made primary education in France free, non-clerical and mandatory
D
Established free universities in French colonies
Question 6 Explanation: 
Made primary education in France free, non-clerical and mandatory
Question 7
Wharton's Jelly is the gelatinous liquid found where?
A
In a beehive
B
In an umbilical cord
C
During rust removal
D
On a dessert plate
Question 7 Explanation: 
In an umbilical cord
Question 8
How large is the team paddling in championship dragon boat racing usually?
A
2
B
20
C
4
D
100
Question 8 Explanation: 
20
Question 9
Which of these is a basic blend of ground spices common in Indian and other South Asian cuisines?
A
Garam masala
B
Gram Parsons
C
Gounod
D
Lassi
Question 9 Explanation: 
Garam masala
Question 10
The Lake District is a region and national park in..........
A
UK
B
USA
C
Russia
D
Australia
Question 10 Explanation: 
UK:The Lake District is a region and national park in Cumbria in northwest England. A popular vacation destination, it's known for its glacial ribbon lakes, rugged fell mountains and historic literary associations
Question 11
Which of these is not a term from NFL (American football)?
A
Fourth down
B
Silly mid on
C
Two minute warning
D
Zone blitz
Question 11 Explanation: 
Silly mid on
Question 12
Which of these affects the eyes?
A
Fibromyalgia
B
Pericarditis
C
Glaucoma
D
Arthritis
Question 12 Explanation: 
Glaucoma
Question 13
What sort of creature is a lurcher?
A
Bird
B
Butterfly
C
Dog
D
Rabbit
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dog
Question 14
Barren Island Wildlife Sanctuary is located in
A
Rajasthan
B
Goa
C
Gujarat
D
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Question 14 Explanation: 
Andaman and Nicobar Islands:Barren Island Wildlife Sanctuary was declared as sanctuary in the year 1977. The sanctuary covers an area of 8 sq km. The sanctuary is the home of dolphin.
Question 15
One nanometer is equal to..........
A
10-9m
B
10-8m
C
10-12m
D
10-10m
Question 15 Explanation: 
10-9m:The nanometre or nanometer is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one billionth of a metre ( 0.000000001 m or 10-9m)
Question 16
What is the name of the world's largest church, that was begun in 1450, finished in 1600 and consecrated by Pope Urban XIII in 1626?
A
Chartres Cathedral, France
B
St Paul's, London
C
The Dom, Florence
D
St Peter's, Rome
Question 16 Explanation: 
St Peter's, Rome
There are 16 questions to complete.

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