General knowledge quiz 326

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Lamda Danida Wind Power Plant is located in which state?
A
Karnataka
B
Gujarat
C
Maharashtra
D
Rajasthan
Question 1 Explanation: 
Gujarat:It's producer is Danida India-15MW, located in Lamda, Gujarat
Question 2
Monet was inspired by the house and gardens of which of these places?
A
Versailles
B
Schonbrunn Palace
C
Giverny
D
Buckingham Palace
Question 2 Explanation: 
Giverny
Question 3
Quantrill's Raiders, a loosely organised force of Partisan rangers under the leadership of William Clarke Quantrill, fought in which war?
A
Korean War
B
American War of Independence
C
Spanish-American War
D
American Civil War
Question 3 Explanation: 
American Civil War
Question 4
Which of these is a Chinese lottery game, popular in Oceania in the 19th Century, which is based on Chinese characters?
A
Sudoku
B
Lotto
C
Pakapoo
D
Parcheesi
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pakapoo
Question 5
Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2000 was awarded to the former President of South Africa along with
A
Sathish Dawan
B
C. Subramanian
C
Grameen Bank of Bangladesh
D
World Healt Organisation
Question 6
What is the monetary unit of Cambodia?
A
Kip
B
Dong
C
Baht
D
Riel
Question 6 Explanation: 
Riel
Question 7
The highly popular sport of skydiving started with what?
A
Mary Poppins
B
Successful parachute jumps from a hot-air balloon in 1797
C
Drops of Allied troops into enemy territory in WW II
D
Methods of descent from helicopters
Question 7 Explanation: 
Successful parachute jumps from a hot-air balloon in 1797
Question 8
..........was the first woman name appeared in history
A
Golda Meir
B
Queen Hatshepsut
C
Queen Elizabeth I
D
Jansi Rani
Question 8 Explanation: 
Queen Hatshepsut:According to Egyptologist James Henry Breasted she is also known as ''the first great woman in history of whom we are informed
Question 9
Plants that grow under average temperature and moisture are called
A
halophytes
B
hydrophytes
C
mesophytes
D
xerophytes
Question 10
Which one of the following is not a Galilean Satellite of Jupiter?
A
Europa
B
Deimos
C
Callisto
D
Ganymede
Question 10 Explanation: 
Deimos is the smaller and outer of the two natural satellites of the planet Mars, the other being Phobos.
Question 11
In the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, who did Gandalf fight at the Bridge of Khazad-dum before he fell into the abyss?
A
Moriarty
B
Darth Vader
C
The Balrog
D
Frodo
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Balrog
Question 12
At the 2008 Olympics, South Korea protested that for Norway's winning goal in the semifinals, the ball had failed fully to cross the goal line prior to time expiring and requested that the game continue into overtime. What sport was this?
A
Soccer
B
Handball
C
Hockey
D
Polo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Handball
Question 13
Which painter, born in Antwerp, was invited by Charles I to be the court painter, and was knighted in 1632?
A
Jan Brueghel the Younger
B
Hans Holbein
C
Hendrick van Balen
D
Anthony van Dyck
Question 13 Explanation: 
Anthony van Dyck
Question 14
Who is largely responsible for breaking the German Enigma codes, created a test that provided a foundation for artificial intelligence?
A
Alan Turing
B
Jeff Bezos
C
George Boole
D
Charles Babbage
Question 15
In which year was artist Pablo Picasso born?
A
1881
B
1981
C
1681
D
1781
Question 15 Explanation: 
1881
Question 16
Which of these was built last?
A
Sphinx, Egypt
B
Pyramid of Cheops
C
Roman Coliseum
D
Parthenon, Greece
Question 16 Explanation: 
Roman Coliseum
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