General knowledge quiz 281

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is not used to groom a horse?
A
Monitor
B
Stable rubber
C
Mane brush
D
Hoof pick
Question 1 Explanation: 
Monitor
Question 2
Andalusia, Catalunya, Galicia, Aragon, Castilla y Leon, Castile-La Mancha, and Extremadura are "autonomous communities" in which nation?
A
Mexico
B
Chile
C
Argentina
D
Spain
Question 2 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 3
What is the common name for a soft dull greenish brown or grey variety of clay that falls to a powder in water?
A
Grey's allergy
B
China clay
C
Fuller's earth
D
No man's land
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fuller's earth
Question 4
What relish originating in the Far East, is prepared from sweet fruits, to which acidulous flavours, hot seasoning, peppers and spices are added?
A
Coleman's mustard
B
Worcestershire Sauce
C
Soy sauce
D
Chutney
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chutney
Question 5
Who bagged the Pichichi award by Marca Sports Journal for best player in La Liga 2016-2017 season?
A
Roger Federar
B
Cristiano Ronaldo
C
Lionel Messi
D
Neymar
Question 5 Explanation: 
Lionel Messi received the Pichichi award and the Alfredo Di Stefano award instituted by Marca Sports Journal. Lionel Messi won the Pichichi trophy, awarded by Marca to the top goal scorer of La Liga 2016-2017 season. He scored 37 goals and provided nine assists in the 2016-17 La Liga season. He also won the Alfredo Di Stefano award for the best player in La Liga 2016-2017 season. This is the fifth Alfredo Di Stefano award in his career.
Question 6
Leaders in a cub scout pack are named after the characters in which book?
A
"Master and Commander" by Patrick O'Brian
B
"The Wind in the Willows" by Kenneth Grahame
C
"The Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling
D
The "Hornblower" series of books by C. S. Forester
Question 6 Explanation: 
"The Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling
Question 7
"The Unsinkable Seven" is a nickname given to the only competitors to finish what rally, in both 1963 and 1968?
A
The Mille Miglia
B
East African Safari Rally
C
The Acropolis Rally
D
Tour de Corse
Question 7 Explanation: 
East African Safari Rally
Question 8
Who all are permitted to stand as Presidential candidates?
A
Ministers
B
Governors
C
Vice-President
D
All of these
Question 8 Explanation: 
All of these:Certain office-holders, however, are permitted to stand as Presidential candidates. These are:The current Vice-President. The Governor of any State. A Minister of the Union or of any State (Including Prime Minister and Chief Ministers)
Question 9
Which British organisation, started in 1939 under Basil Dean and disbanded in 1946, represented the mobilisation of the entertainment industry?
A
ENSA
B
Old Vic
C
Maori Concert Party
D
The Troupers
Question 9 Explanation: 
ENSA
Question 10
Which organization is located in New Delhi?
A
Indian Institute of Packaging
B
National Institute of Animal Health
C
Centre for Wind Energy Technology
D
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Question 10 Explanation: 
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade:The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade is an autonomous public business school established in 1963 by the Government of India to help professionalize the country's foreign trade management HQ:New Delhi.
Question 11
What is the monetary unit of Vietnam?
A
Kip
B
Baht
C
Dong
D
Riel
Question 11 Explanation: 
Dong
Question 12
Pedro Lascurain had the shortest Presidency of less than one hour (sources quote ranges between 15 and 55 minutes), of which country, thus giving it three presidents in one day on 18 February 1913?
A
France
B
Greece
C
Austria
D
Mexico
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mexico
Question 13
Myalgic pain affects which part of the body?
A
Eyes
B
Lower back
C
Legs
D
Muscles
Question 13 Explanation: 
Muscles
Question 14
What is the standard measure of quantity used in the oil production industry?
A
Barrel
B
Tonne
C
Sack
D
Cubic foot
Question 14 Explanation: 
Barrel
Question 15
Which of these is a game played with small glass balls?
A
Marbles
B
Tendrils
C
Gerbils
D
Candles
Question 15 Explanation: 
Marbles
Question 16
Which British film actor and author of 9 autobiographies and 6 fiction books first appeared on a West End stage using his own first name of Derek?
A
Humphrey Bogart
B
Dirk Bogarde
C
Winston Bogarde
D
Peter Bogdanovich
Question 16 Explanation: 
Dirk Bogarde
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