General knowledge quiz 249

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who plays Lexie Grey in the US TV series "Grey's Anatomy"?
A
Barbara Knox
B
Sara Ramirez
C
Chyler Leigh
D
Anne Kirkbride
Question 1 Explanation: 
Chyler Leigh
Question 2
What was a quintain used for?
A
Inscribing designs on pottery before firing
B
Practice for improving aim in jousting
C
Fletching arrows
D
Turning earth for planting
Question 2 Explanation: 
Practice for improving aim in jousting
Question 3
Who is the author of Akbarnama?
A
Jatadev
B
Al Beruni
C
Abul Fazal
D
Surdas
Question 3 Explanation: 
Abul Fazal:The Akbarnama'' which literally translates to Book of Akbar, is the official chronicle of the reign of Akbar, the third Mughal Emperor commissioned by Akbar himself by his court historian and biographer, Abul Fazl
Question 4
Which of the following is the large macromolecules?
A
Vitamins
B
Carbohydrates
C
Fats
D
Proteins
Question 4 Explanation: 
Proteins:Proteins are large biomolecules, or macromolecules, consisting of one or more long chains of amino acid residues. The largest amount of physical and chemical molecules present in the Protein.
Question 5
What are the topmost 7 vertebrae of the backbone called?
A
Cervical
B
Thoracic
C
Lumbar
D
Sacral
Question 5 Explanation: 
Cervical
Question 6
Who among the following is the Kathakali dancer?
A
Guru Bipin Sinha
B
Kalamandalam gopi
C
Yamini Krishnamurti
D
Savita Mehta
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kalamandalam gopi:Kalamandalam Gopi (Vadakka Manalath govindan) was initiated in kathakali by Guru T.Ravunni Nair. He later trained at Kerala Kalamandalam with Gurus Ramankutty nair, Padmanabhan nair, Kumaran nair and others.
Question 7
Who was Hugh Grant's female co-star in the film "Music and Lyrics"?
A
Courtney Cox
B
Jodie Foster
C
Samantha Eggar
D
Drew Barrymore
Question 7 Explanation: 
Drew Barrymore
Question 8
Who is the New Zealander who directed "Shrek", "Shrek 2", "The Chronicles of Narnia:The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe" and "The Chronicles of Narnia:Prince Caspian"?
A
Peter Jackson
B
Andrew Adamson
C
Paul Murphy
D
Roger Donaldson
Question 8 Explanation: 
Andrew Adamson
Question 9
Lieutenant General James Thomas Brudenell, who commanded the Light Brigade of the British Army during the Crimean War, was the 7th Earl of what?
A
Sweater
B
Cardigan
C
Pullover
D
Jumper
Question 9 Explanation: 
Cardigan
Question 10
In which sea is the island of Barbados?
A
Caribbean
B
Aegean
C
South China
D
Caspian
Question 10 Explanation: 
Caribbean
Question 11
What is one of the disciplines in which English artist Kate Tempest works?
A
Brass instrument making
B
Sculpture
C
Thread work
D
Poetry
Question 11 Explanation: 
Poetry
Question 12
The foreign investment limit in the banking sector is..........
A
49%
B
100%
C
74%
D
60%
Question 12 Explanation: 
All entities making FDI in private sector banks will be mandatorily required to have credit rating. The increase in foreign investment limit in the banking sector to 74% includes portfolio investment [ie, foreign institutional investors (FIIs) and non-resident Indians (NRIs)], IPOs, private placement, ADRs or GDRs and acquisition of shares from the existing shareholders.
Question 13
Who was the bad character in Alfred Hitchcock's famous 1960 film?
A
Gilgamesh
B
Freddy Krueger
C
"Christine"
D
Norman Bates
Question 13 Explanation: 
Norman Bates
Question 14
In a rechargeable cell what kind of energy is stored within the cell?
A
Chemical Energy
B
Potential Energy
C
Electrical Energy
D
Thermal Energy
Question 14 Explanation: 
Chemical Energy:Electric energy is converted into chemical energy and stored it as chemical energy within the cells.
Question 15
Siphon will fail to work if
A
the densities of the liquid in the two vessels are equal
B
the level of the liquid in the two vessels are at the same height
C
both its limbs are of unequal length
D
the temperature of the liquids in the two vessels are the same
Question 16
Who played mobster Henry Hill in the 1990 film "Goodfellas"?
A
Ray Liotta
B
Marlon Brando
C
Kevin Costner
D
Leonardo DiCaprio
Question 16 Explanation: 
Ray Liotta
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