General knowledge quiz 334

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The song "Invisible Sun" was banned by the BBC in 1981. Who was the artist?
A
Sam Cooke
B
Police
C
Three Dog Night
D
Wings
Question 1 Explanation: 
Police
Question 2
Which of these seas is not on the coast of Asia?
A
Red Sea
B
Bering Sea
C
Kara Sea
D
Tasman Sea
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tasman Sea
Question 3
Which of these films by Walt Disney was the last to be released?
A
Pocahontas
B
Sleeping Beauty
C
Beauty and the Beast
D
The Aristocats
Question 3 Explanation: 
Pocahontas
Question 4
At the Ouray Ice Festival 2016, the international sheer mountain climbing competition was won by Ryan Vachon, Colorado:what determined the win?
A
His technique was judged the best
B
He finished the course in the shortest time
C
He was the only contestant to finish the course
D
He was the only one not to lose a vital piece of equipment
Question 4 Explanation: 
He was the only contestant to finish the course
Question 5
Which player made a comeback to international tennis in 2006 after 4 years?
A
Steffi Graf
B
Martina Hingis
C
Gabriela Sabatini
D
Kim Clijsters
Question 5 Explanation: 
Martina Hingis
Question 6
Moscow surname is..........
A
City of peace
B
Big Apple
C
The Whitestone
D
City of temples
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Whitestone:White-stone nickname was given to highlight the architectural image of medieval Moscow built of white stone including the Kremlin wall of the XIV century.
Question 7
If you travelled downstream along the main outflow from Lake Victoria, which forms part of the borders of Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania, which city would you be closest to when you reached the mouth of the river?
A
New York
B
London
C
Cairo
D
Calcutta
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cairo
Question 8
This actor is the youngest of 5 children, his great-grandfather was blind and a piano tuner and music teacher, he acts frequently with his wife, he won a Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 for Outstanding Actor, and among many films and TV series starred in the film version of "The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy"; who is he?
A
James Bolam
B
Martin Freeman
C
Laurence Fox
D
Brad Pitt
Question 8 Explanation: 
Martin Freeman
Question 9
Phlebitis is a condition that affects what part of the body?
A
Kidneys
B
Eyes
C
Gums
D
Veins
Question 9 Explanation: 
Veins
Question 10
What groovy item was invented by Englishman Edward Craven Walker in 1963?
A
Leisure suit
B
Lava lamp
C
Eight-track tape deck
D
Hot comb
Question 10 Explanation: 
Groovy, baby! Lava lamps, which were a fixture in every hip pad in the 1960s and 70s, featured a mixture of water and colored oil that created swirl patterns when heated by a light bulb.
Question 11
What are Lithium, Sodium, Potassium, Rubidium and Caesium?
A
Metalloids
B
Halogens
C
Inert gases
D
Alkali metals
Question 11 Explanation: 
Alkali metals
Question 12
CAT Scanning is used for diagnostic of body using X-ray, CAT mean
A
Computerised Axis Tomography
B
Computer Axial Toxography
C
Control Acid Tomography
D
Computerised Axial Tomography
Question 12 Explanation: 
Computerised Axial Tomography:Computerised Axial Tomography (CAT) Scanning:A development of diagnostic radiology for examination of soft tissues of the body, through use of X-ray
Question 13
Who was the ground-breaking director of the American film "The Birth of a Nation"?
A
Clint Eastwood
B
George Lucas
C
Cecil B. DeMille
D
D.W.Griffith
Question 13 Explanation: 
D.W.Griffith
Question 14
Which of the following is true with respect to Basaltic Magma?
A
Less Silica, Less Viscosity
B
Less Viscosity, More Silica
C
High Viscosity, More Silica
D
More Silica, Less Viscosity
Question 14 Explanation: 
Less Silica, Less Viscosity:Basaltic magma flows out along the divergent edge (Fissure type volcano).Basaltic magma contain less silica and it has less viscosity.
Question 15
'Kanchipuram' is in which of the following states?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Orissa
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 16
Which of these qualities are actor Geoffrey Rush, artist David Hockney, composer Alexander Scriabin, writer Vladimir Nabokov, and poet Bob Dylan understood to have shared?
A
Mild scoliosis of the spine
B
Autism
C
Monochrome vision
D
Synaesthesia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Synaesthesia
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