General knowledge quiz 357

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
With the history of which of these countries is El Cid associated?
A
Italy
B
Spain
C
India
D
Somalia
Question 1 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 2
Which of these is a social movement against the use of alcohol, criticising excessive alcohol use, promoting complete abstinence, or pressuring the government to enact anti-alcohol legislation?
A
Moderation mob
B
Low alcohol leftists
C
Minimum proof proposers
D
Temperance movement
Question 2 Explanation: 
Temperance movement
Question 3
On 11 May 2010 David Cameron was asked by Queen Elizabeth II to form a government and, as Prime Minister of the UK, announced that he wished to lead a formal coalition of the Conservative Party and which other party?
A
Social Credit
B
Social Democrats
C
Labour
D
Liberal Democrats
Question 3 Explanation: 
Liberal Democrats
Question 4
The professional career of which English singer, actress, and composer began as an entertainer on radio in World War II, and during the 1960s became internationally known for hits, including "Downtown", "Colour My World" and "Don't Sleep in the Subway"?
A
Julie Andrews
B
Vera Lynn
C
Cilla Black
D
Petula Clark
Question 4 Explanation: 
Petula Clark
Question 5
The Financial Action Task Force(FATF) founded in 1989 to combat money laundering, It's HQ located in
A
France
B
Switzerland
C
USA
D
Austria
Question 5 Explanation: 
France:The Financial Action Task Force (on Money Laundering)(FATF) is an intergovernmental organization founded in 1989 to combat money laundering. In 2001 the purpose expanded to act on terrorism financing. Headquarters:Paris, France and President:Roger Wilkins
Question 6
Which of these words is closest to a synonym for "homily"?
A
Pod
B
Sermon
C
Lounge room
D
Catchy tune
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sermon
Question 7
In what sport is Arnold Palmer known?
A
Long jump
B
Golf
C
Formula One
D
Swimming
Question 7 Explanation: 
Golf
Question 8
Elephant is the national animal of
A
Thailand
B
Malaysia
C
Singapore
D
Indonesia
Question 8 Explanation: 
Thailand:Thai elephant is selected as national animal because it has maintained close link with Thai history and custom.
Question 9
Who was the driver of the car in which co-driver Michel Perin broke his arm when they crashed during the Dakar Rally in January 2009?
A
Marcus Gronholm
B
Juha Kankkunen
C
Tommi Makinen
D
Carlos Sainz
Question 9 Explanation: 
Carlos Sainz
Question 10
Rajaji National Park and Corbett National Park are located in..........
A
Uttarakhand
B
Assam
C
Sikkim
D
Nagaland
Question 10 Explanation: 
Uttarakhand
Question 11
Which country declared war on Japan 7 days before it surrendered?
A
Thailand
B
Brazil
C
Russia
D
Portugal
Question 11 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 12
Which of these seas is not on the coast of Europe?
A
Arafura Sea
B
Adriatic Sea
C
North Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 12 Explanation: 
Arafura Sea
Question 13
Five spice powder is commonly used in which ethnic cuisine?
A
Chinese
B
Japanese
C
Indonesian
D
Indian
Question 13 Explanation: 
Chinese
Question 14
Large astronomical telescopes always use as objective
A
lens
B
mirror
C
combinations of lenses
D
None of the above
Question 15
..........percentage of whole blood is blood plasma and is straw yellow in colour
A
50%
B
45%
C
55%
D
42%
Question 15 Explanation: 
55%:Blood plasma is the pale yellow liquid component of blood that normally holds the blood cells in whole blood in suspension.This makes plasma the extracellular matrix of blood cells. It makes up about 55% of the body's total blood volume.
Question 16
Which organization developing the world's first asteroid deflection mission?
A
NASA
B
ISRO
C
JAXA
D
SpaceX
Question 16 Explanation: 
NASA
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