General knowledge quiz 36

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the 1960s, how many African countries became independent from the UK and joined the "Commonwealth of Nations"?
A
20
B
13
C
5
D
1
Question 1 Explanation: 
13
Question 2
The film "Singin' in the Rain" served at least partly as a means of showcasing and giving longer life to songs written for MGM films during 1929 to 1939 by whom?
A
Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart
B
Betty Comden and Adolph Green
C
Arthur Freed and Nacio Herb Brown
D
Jerome Kern and George Grossmith Jr
Question 2 Explanation: 
Arthur Freed and Nacio Herb Brown
Question 3
What is the minimum age qualification for a member of Rajya Sabha?
A
30
B
25
C
27
D
35
Question 3 Explanation: 
30:The minimum age qualification for a member of Rajya Sabha is 30
Question 4
LPG model of development emphasises a bigger role for the private sector. LPG stands for
A
Linear, Private and Globalisation
B
Liberalisation, Privatisation and Globalisation
C
Labour, Planning and Growth
D
Liberalisation, Processing and Globalisation
Question 4 Explanation: 
Liberalisation, Privatisation and Globalisation:Liberalization, Privatization, Globalization (LPG Model) introduced in India to develop economy and to solve the issues in private sectors
Question 5
Who is married to the Prince of Wales?
A
Anne
B
Diana
C
Sophie
D
Camilla
Question 5 Explanation: 
Camilla
Question 6
Which of these is not a member of Enid Blyton's Famous Five?
A
Quentin
B
Julian
C
Timmy
D
George
Question 6 Explanation: 
Quentin
Question 7
What part of the body does interstitial nephritis affect?
A
Intercostal muscles
B
Kidneys
C
Joints
D
Spleen
Question 7 Explanation: 
Kidneys
Question 8
Which of these is the name of 13 books written in Alexandria around 300 BC, a collection of definitions, axioms, theorems, constructions and proofs was used as the basic text on geometry throughout the Western world for about 2, 000 years?
A
Euclid's Elements
B
Principia Mathematica
C
Geometry for Dummies
D
The 13 Pillars of Wisdom
Question 8 Explanation: 
Euclid's Elements
Question 9
With what art form is Isadora Duncan associated?
A
Composing
B
Acting
C
Painting
D
Dance
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dance
Question 10
Which school is associated with the High School Musical?
A
Rydell High School
B
East High School
C
North Manual High School
D
Brookfield Public School
Question 10 Explanation: 
East High School
Question 11
Adolph Rickenbacker inventor of..........
A
Guitar
B
Drum
C
Lift
D
Keyboard
Question 11 Explanation: 
Guitar:Adolph Rickenbacker (April 3, 1886-March 21, 1976) was a Swiss-American who co-founded the Rickenbacker guitar company along with George Beauchamp and Paul Barth.
Question 12
Jubilee diamond mine, located in
A
Norway
B
Ireland
C
Russia
D
Iran
Question 12 Explanation: 
Russia:Jubilee, also known as the Yubileyny diamond mine, located in Sakha (Yakutia), Republic of Russia, is the biggest diamond mine in the world.
Question 13
What was the name of Scrooge's clerk in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"?
A
Bill Scratchit
B
Bob Cratchit
C
Barney Pitchit
D
Barry Botchit
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bob Cratchit
Question 14
What nationality was J Landy, who broke Roger Bannister's record for the mile of 3 minutes 59.4 seconds by recording 3 minutes 58 seconds on 21 June 1954?
A
English
B
Australian
C
New Zealander
D
Scottish
Question 14 Explanation: 
Australian
Question 15
Another 100 Lyrics of Gulzar is translated by..........
A
Ajai Mansingh
B
Sunjoy Shekhar
C
John Grisham
D
Anne Typer
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sunjoy Shekhar:Another 100 Lyrics of Gulzar is translated by Sunjoy Shekhar
Question 16
Which bank was previously called as Imperial Bank of India?
A
PNB
B
BOI
C
RBI
D
SBI
Question 16 Explanation: 
SBI:On 1 July 1955, the imperial Bank of India became the State Bank of India. In 2008, the Government of India acquired the Reserve Bank of India's stake in SBI HQ-Mumbai
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