General knowledge quiz 321

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a type of bed?
A
Sushi
B
Crayon
C
Futon
D
Gamelan
Question 1 Explanation: 
Futon
Question 2
The national museum is located at
A
Mumbai
B
Lucknow
C
New Delhi
D
Pune
Question 3
What was the name of the boat that won the America's Cup in 1995?
A
Alinghi
B
Prada
C
Black Magic
D
Il Moro di Venezia
Question 3 Explanation: 
Black Magic
Question 4
Which of these was a king in England when the Vikings invaded?
A
William I
B
Harold II
C
Henry VIII
D
Alfred the Great
Question 4 Explanation: 
Alfred the Great
Question 5
The Green house gases Observing Satellite ''IBUKI'' (GOSAT) launched by..........
A
Japan
B
Russia
C
America
D
India
Question 5 Explanation: 
Japan:The Greenhouse gases Observing Satellite ''IBUKI'' (GOSAT), developed jointly by the Ministry of the Environment Japan, the National Institute for Environmental Studies, and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (hereinafter the Three Parties), is the world's first satellite designed specifically for monitoring
Question 6
Who released the albums "Hounds of Love" and "The Red Shoes"?
A
Enya
B
Annie Lennox
C
Chrissie Hynde
D
Kate Bush
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kate Bush
Question 7
What is the study of formal speaking in pronunciation, grammar, style, and tone?
A
Phonetics
B
Epiphone
C
Elocution
D
Vocal pedagogy
Question 7 Explanation: 
Elocution
Question 8
One of the stars from each of the film "The Hobbit" and the TV film "Van Gogh:Painted with Words" front the UK detective series called what?
A
Sherlock
B
Scott & Bailey
C
Lewis
D
Midsomer Murders
Question 8 Explanation: 
Sherlock
Question 9
Of the following properties of a wave, the one that is independent of the other is its
A
amplitude
B
velocity
C
wavelength
D
frequency
Question 10
What was the occupation of the founder of Guy's Hospital, London?
A
Surgeon
B
Bookseller
C
Army officer
D
Merchant
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bookseller
Question 11
Herodotus, one of the earliest writers now to be called a historian, lived when?
A
1066
B
5th century BCE
C
1st century BCE
D
1st century AD
Question 11 Explanation: 
5th century BCE
Question 12
The Human Race of History is authored by..........
A
Meha Tharoor
B
Raghu Rai
C
Shashi Warrior
D
Taha Kehar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Raghu Rai:The Human Race of History book by Raghu Rai
Question 13
What weapon is traditionally held in a scabbard?
A
Sword
B
Dagger
C
Pistol
D
Arrow
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sword
Question 14
Which character, who apparently was born in 1899 and still actively pursuing criminals in 1968, is the subject of 98 books by Captain W E Johns?
A
Wooster
B
Jennings
C
William
D
Biggles
Question 14 Explanation: 
Biggles
Question 15
Outer covering of virus made up of protein is
A
capsid
B
coat
C
virion
D
viriod
Question 16
What series of comic strips first appeared in French in a children's supplement to the Belgian newspaper Le Vingtieme Siecle on 10 January 1929?
A
The Adventures of Asterix
B
The Adventures of Tintin
C
Le Fledermaus
D
The Adventures of Milo
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Adventures of Tintin
There are 16 questions to complete.

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