General knowledge quiz 275

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The biggest Ship-building yard of India is..........
A
Cochin Shipyard
B
Hindustan Shipyard
C
Goa Shipyard
D
keppel ship yard
Question 1 Explanation: 
Cochin Shipyard:Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) is one of the major shipbuilding and maintenance facilities in IndiaIt is part of a line of maritime-related facilities in the port-city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India
Question 2
Who was president of the USA during the American Civil War?
A
Theodore Roosevelt
B
John F Kennedy
C
Benjamin Franklin
D
Abraham Lincoln
Question 2 Explanation: 
Abraham Lincoln
Question 3
Name of the first computer virus is..........
A
Zeus
B
Creeper
C
Code Red
D
Mydoom
Question 3 Explanation: 
Creeper, named for a character on the ''Scooby Doo'' cartoon show, is generally recognized at the first computer virus. It was written in 1971 by Bob Thomas of BBN Technologies
Question 4
In 2012, 49ers CEO, Jed York, tweeted a joke in relation to the Super Bowl championship game "There is no conspiracy. I pulled the plug.". What was he referring to?
A
Nobody tuned in to watch
B
Beyonce's husband, Jay Z, did not make an appearance at the halftime show
C
A 34 minute break in the game due to a power outage
D
The backroom hand basins had overflowed
Question 4 Explanation: 
A 34 minute break in the game due to a power outage
Question 5
The royal wedding between Crown Princess Victoria and Daniel Westling on 19 June 2010, described as "Europe's biggest royal wedding since the Prince of Wales married Lady Diana Spencer", took place in which country?
A
Sweden
B
Denmark
C
Liechtenstein
D
Netherlands
Question 5 Explanation: 
Sweden
Question 6
The Scrabble game board is marked with what sized grid?
A
32 by 32
B
8 by 8
C
16 by 16
D
15 by 15
Question 6 Explanation: 
15 by 15
Question 7
What is the name for discoveries in detective novels that are put there to mislead the reader?
A
Facts
B
Red herrings
C
Clues
D
Hints
Question 7 Explanation: 
Red herrings
Question 8
France administers which of these Pacific territories?
A
Philippines
B
New Caledonia
C
Papua-New Guinea
D
Fiji
Question 8 Explanation: 
New Caledonia
Question 9
Which of these people is most likely to use a monkey wrench?
A
Draughtsman
B
Zookeeper
C
Abbot
D
Plumber
Question 9 Explanation: 
Plumber
Question 10
What Gaelic word is used to refer to an impromptu party at the home of a mutual friend, at which stories are told and songs sung?
A
Corroboreigh
B
Hoolly
C
Ceilidh
D
Hough doughn
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ceilidh
Question 11
Badkhal Lake is located in..........
A
Assam
B
Sikkim
C
Karnataka
D
Haryana
Question 12
The Ironman World Championship, which has been held annually in Hawaii since 1978, with an additional race in 1982, involves which sport?
A
Surfing
B
Triathlon
C
Swimming
D
Marathon
Question 12 Explanation: 
Triathlon
Question 13
..........is authored by Ashish Roy
A
Out of My Comfort Zone
B
Da Vinci Code
C
Struggle for Change
D
One Day Cricket, The Indian Challenge
Question 13 Explanation: 
One Day Cricket, The Indian Challenge:Ashish Roy Day written the book titled 'One Cricket, The Indian Challenge'
Question 14
What is Operalia?
A
A 1993 opera by Jerry Goldsmith
B
Part of the Opera National de Paris, specifically for workshopping new opera
C
An international opera competition
D
An underwater hotel
Question 14 Explanation: 
An international opera competition
Question 15
The didgeridoo is an instrument from which country?
A
India
B
Russia
C
Mexico
D
Australia
Question 15 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 16
The Narrow Road to the Deep North is written by..........
A
Ayad Akthar
B
Anne Enright
C
Hillary Mantel
D
Richard Flanagan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Richard Flanagan:The Narrow Road to the Deep North is the sixth novel by Richard Flanagan. It received critical acclaim on its release, and won the 2014 Man Booker Prize
There are 16 questions to complete.

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