General knowledge quiz 272

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Gulbadan:Portrait of a Rose Princess at the Mughal Court is authored by whom?
A
Gaius Matius
B
Rumer Godden
C
George Eliot
D
Robert Munsch
Question 1 Explanation: 
Rumer Godden:Gulbadan:Portrait of a Rose Princess at the Mughal Court is the book by Rumer Godden. this is the vivid life story & of Gulbadan Degam, & or Princess Rosebody, & and her & life in the 16th century Mughal royal family in India.
Question 2
Piles is a familiar word for what medical condition?
A
Haemorrhoids
B
Haemoptysis
C
Haemophilia
D
Haemorrhage
Question 2 Explanation: 
Haemorrhoids
Question 3
Who won the 1986 World Cup Squash title, breaking another player's five year unbeaten run?
A
Jansher Khan
B
Jahangir Khan
C
Ross Norman
D
Chris Dittmar
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ross Norman
Question 4
What is the name of the flower named after pop singer Duffy?
A
Duffydil
B
Dufansyieum
C
Crimson Mercy
D
Mercyrose
Question 4 Explanation: 
Duffydil
Question 5
What was the name given in England to the ringing, introduced by William the Conqueror, of a bell at sunset or 8pm in winter as a signal to extinguish fires and lights?
A
Night watch
B
Toll
C
Curfew
D
Banns
Question 5 Explanation: 
Curfew
Question 6
What items are produced in a darkroom?
A
Photographs
B
Pizza
C
Cocktail dresses
D
Medicines
Question 6 Explanation: 
Photographs
Question 7
In the UK, General Elections are usually held on what day of the week?
A
Thursdays
B
Fridays
C
Saturdays
D
Sundays
Question 7 Explanation: 
Thursdays
Question 8
Gamgul Siahbehi Wildlife Sanctuary is located in..........
A
Punjab
B
Haryana
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
J & K
Question 8 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh:The high-altitude wildlife sanctuary of Gamgul is located in the Bhandal valley in Salooni tehsil of Chamba district, Himachal Pradesh
Question 9
How many three minute rounds are there in a boxing match at the Olympic Games?
A
3
B
12
C
10
D
15
Question 9 Explanation: 
3
Question 10
What is the largest country by land area in Central America?
A
Nicaragua
B
Guatemala
C
Panama
D
Honduras
Question 10 Explanation: 
Nicaragua
Question 11
In the UK in 1926 there was a General Strike that attempted to improve working conditions for which occupational group?
A
Coal miners
B
Doll makers
C
Rice planters
D
Water diviners
Question 11 Explanation: 
Coal miners
Question 12
Where would one encounter a rim shot?
A
Music
B
Basketball
C
Shooting
D
Golf
Question 12 Explanation: 
Music
Question 13
Who entitled his autobiography "Memoirs of a Professional Cad"?
A
Errol Flynn
B
George Sanders
C
David Niven
D
Cary Grant
Question 13 Explanation: 
George Sanders
Question 14
What is the maximum limit on the amount of money that can be sent under MTSS?
A
USD 2, 500
B
USD 1, 500
C
USD 1, 000
D
USD 2, 200
Question 14 Explanation: 
A cap of USD 2, 500 has been placed on individual remittances under the Money Transfer Service Scheme (MTSS)
Question 15
Human Rights Day is on
A
24-Feb
B
10 December
C
15-May
D
21-Jul
Question 16
..........is an extra constitutional body.
A
Finance Commission
B
Language Commission
C
Planning Commission
D
Election Commission
Question 16 Explanation: 
Planning Commission:Planning Commission is an extra constitutional body, formed in 1951.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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