General knowledge quiz 315

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these areas is on the southern tip of Portugal?
A
Riviera
B
Costa del Sol
C
Algarve
D
Palm Beach
Question 1 Explanation: 
Algarve
Question 2
Which of these is Japanese chanted poetry drama, using masks and originally devised for aristocratic audiences?
A
Bunraku
B
Kyogen
C
Noh
D
Kabuki
Question 2 Explanation: 
Noh
Question 3
Which of these countries has the largest population?
A
Egypt
B
Nigeria
C
Sudan
D
Kenya
Question 3 Explanation: 
Nigeria
Question 4
Which book of the Christian Bible provides the details of the Apocalypse?
A
Revelation
B
Romans
C
Jude
D
Leviticus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Revelation
Question 5
Which of these are characters from the TV series "Eight Is Enough"?
A
Angela, Chase, Maggie, Lance, Julia, Emma, Melissa, Samantha, Cole & Richard
B
J.R., Bobby, Sue Ellen, Pamela, Jock, "Miss Ellie" & Lucy
C
Tom, Joan, "Abby", David, Mary, Joanie, Nancy, Elizabeth, Tommy & Nicholas
D
Sawyer, Locke, Ben, Sayid, Libby, Sun, Jin, Claire, Hurley, Juliet, Bernard, Rose & Vincent
Question 5 Explanation: 
Tom, Joan, "Abby", David, Mary, Joanie, Nancy, Elizabeth, Tommy & Nicholas
Question 6
Lung is related to
A
Table Tennis
B
Badminton
C
Lawn Tennis
D
Cricket
Question 6 Explanation: 
Badminton:Lunging refers to stretching your feet as far apart; usually towards the front to retrieve the shuttle in Badminton
Question 7
Who referred to her quarter final match against Svetlana Kuznetsova in the 2009 Australian Open as "an out of body experience"?
A
Vera Zvonareva
B
Dinara Safina
C
Venus Williams
D
Serena Williams
Question 7 Explanation: 
Serena Williams
Question 8
Humidity of air refers to the contents of..........in the air
A
Pollution
B
Water Vapour
C
Oxygen
D
Hydrogen
Question 8 Explanation: 
Water Vapour:Humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air. Water vapor is the gaseous state of water and is invisible.Humidity indicates the likelihood of precipitation, dew, or fog.It is measured by Hygometer
Question 9
Who designed Jacqueline Kennedy's wedding dress for her marriage to Aristotle Onassis (1968), Elizabeth Taylor's gown for the premiere of "Spartacus" in Rome (1961) and Julia Robert's & Cate Blanchett's "Oscars" gowns (2001 & 2005 respectively)?
A
Valentino Garavani
B
Christian Dior
C
Yves Saint Laurent
D
Karl Lagerfeld
Question 9 Explanation: 
Valentino Garavani
Question 10
Which film, that opens at the annual presentation of the Sarah Siddons Award for Distinguished Achievement, focusses on the personality clash of two stage actresses played by Bette Davis and Anne Baxter?
A
Sunset Boulevard
B
Once In A Lifetime
C
All About Eve
D
Sullivan's Travels
Question 10 Explanation: 
All About Eve
Question 11
Which character in European folklore murdered his wives?
A
Brownbeard
B
Redbeard
C
Blackbeard
D
Bluebeard
Question 11 Explanation: 
Bluebeard
Question 12
Who made volume and pressure correction to explain deviation of gases from ideal behaviour?
A
Robert Hooke
B
Charles
C
Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac
D
Vander Waal
Question 12 Explanation: 
Vander Waal:The van der Waals equation is an equation relating the density of gases and liquids to the pressure (p), volume (V), and temperature (T) conditions.It can be viewed as an adjustment to the ideal gas law that takes into account the non-zero volume of gas molecules, which are subject to a inter-particle attraction
Question 13
Which of the following is not correctly matched?
A
Mathikettan National Park-Tamil Nadu
B
Desert National Park-Rajasthan
C
Govind Wildlife Sanctuary-Uttarakhand
D
Nameri National Park-Assam
Question 13 Explanation: 
Mathikettan National Park-Tamil Nadu:Mathikettan Shola National Park is a 12.82 $km^2$ national park in Poopara village of Udumbanchola taluk in Idukki district of Kerala state
Question 14
Where did the space probe New Horizons launched by NASA in 2006 aim to investigate?
A
The black hole at the centre of the Milky Way galaxy
B
Beyond the known galaxies
C
Pluto and the Kuiper Belt
D
Saturn's rings
Question 14 Explanation: 
Pluto and the Kuiper Belt
Question 15
Single set of chromosome is called in cell is called..........
A
Tonoplast
B
Haploid
C
Allele
D
Diploid
Question 15 Explanation: 
Haploid:Haploid describes a cell that contains a single set of chromosomes and Ploidy is the number of sets of chromosomes in a cell
Question 16
Which Tropic runs through the Gulf of Mexico?
A
Influenza
B
Cancer
C
Polio
D
Malaria
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cancer
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