General knowledge quiz 309

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who composed the "Theme From The Pink Panther"?
A
Burt Bacharach
B
John Williams
C
Marvin Hamlisch
D
Henry Mancini
Question 1 Explanation: 
Henry Mancini
Question 2
FIA introduced a new racing category, with its first race in September 2014 in Beijing, China, and finishing June 2015 in London, UK. What distinguishes it from the other categories?
A
The cars are diesel-fuelled
B
The cars are fully electric
C
The cars are solar-powered
D
The circuits are all located in Europe
Question 2 Explanation: 
The cars are fully electric
Question 3
Kamalanga Thermal Power Plant in..........
A
Odisha
B
West Bengal
C
Rajasthan
D
Kerala
Question 3 Explanation: 
Odisha:Kamalanga Thermal Power Plant is a coal based thermal power project located at Kamalanga in Dhenkanal district in Odisha. The power plant is one of the coal based power plants of GMR Group.
Question 4
What is the maximum mass for a golf ball?
A
85gm (3 oz)
B
220 gm (7.75 oz)
C
150gm (5.3 oz)
D
46 gm (1.620 oz)
Question 4 Explanation: 
46 gm (1.620 oz)
Question 5
Which of these words can refer to someone from a specific region of Croatia?
A
Dobermann
B
Pekinese
C
Dalmatian
D
Yorkie
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dalmatian
Question 6
Which river flows through Cologne?
A
Danube
B
Rhine
C
Main
D
Oder
Question 6 Explanation: 
Rhine
Question 7
Which of the following is the parliament of Bhutan?
A
Shora
B
Tsogdu
C
Sabor
D
Sansad
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tsogdu:The Tshogdu was the unicameral legislature of Bhutan until 31 July 2007
Question 8
Which social media launched first ''Voter Registration Reminder'' programme across India?
A
Twitter
B
Facebook
C
Whatsapp
D
Hike
Question 8 Explanation: 
Facebook
Question 9
Which city is called the City of Orange?
A
Ranchi
B
Bhopal
C
Secunderabad
D
Nagpur
Question 9 Explanation: 
Nagpur
Question 10
In which year the Railway, Telegraph and the Postal system was introduced by Lord Dalhousie?
A
1892
B
1856
C
1780
D
1853
Question 10 Explanation: 
1853:In 1853 Railway, Telegraph and the Postal system was introduced by Lord Dalhousie.He earned the title, ''Maker of the Modern India''.
Question 11
The Garamba National Park is located in..........
A
Finland
B
China
C
Argentina
D
Congo
Question 11 Explanation: 
Congo:Garamba National Park, located in Orientale Province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa, was established in 1938. One of Africa's oldest National parks, it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980.
Question 12
Three major powers that emerged in southern India in the 7th century AD were CherasCholasChalukyasPallavasPandyas
A
I, II, V
B
II, III, IV
C
III, IV, V
D
I, II, IV
Question 13
What word describes someone skilled in horsemanship?
A
Egalitarian
B
Equestrian
C
Egg-shaped
D
Evocative
Question 13 Explanation: 
Equestrian
Question 14
On 1 July 1967, what was the first official colour broadcast transmitted on television in the UK?
A
The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II
B
"Dixon of Dock Green"
C
Wimbledon Gentlemen's Final
D
"Robin Hood"
Question 14 Explanation: 
Wimbledon Gentlemen's Final
Question 15
What was the destination of a number of caged chickens which were found abandoned, starving, dehydrated, and (in the case of 35 of them) drowned, in the streets of Brooklyn, New York, in late 2005?
A
A Williamsburg egg-producing farm
B
The Denbight & Flint poultry show
C
The local Kentucky Fried Chicken slaughter house
D
Use in a Jewish atonement ritual
Question 15 Explanation: 
Use in a Jewish atonement ritual
Question 16
What is the full form of NCRB?
A
National Coal Records Bureau
B
New Crime Records Bureau
C
National Crime Records Bureau
D
National Crime Results Bureau
Question 16 Explanation: 
National Crime Records Bureau
There are 16 questions to complete.

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