General knowledge quiz 369

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
With what would one play a kazoo?
A
Fingers
B
Bow
C
Mouth
D
Plectrum
Question 1 Explanation: 
Mouth
Question 2
Which of the country is called as Copper Country?
A
Chicago
B
Zambia
C
California
D
Rome
Question 2 Explanation: 
Zambia:The Republic of Zambiais a landlocked country in Southern Africa Copper Country is surname of Zambia.It was top producer of Copper.
Question 3
Swadesh Darshan Scheme launched by which ministry?
A
Ministry of Tourism
B
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
C
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
D
Ministry of Culture
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ministry of Tourism:The Union Ministry of Tourism had launched the Swadesh Darshan Scheme in 2014-15 with an aim to develop theme based tourist circuits in the country.
Question 4
Which of these cities is furthest south?
A
Ciudad del Motor de Aragon
B
Ciudad del Este
C
Ciudad Juarez
D
Ciudad Bolivar
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ciudad del Este
Question 5
The animal has had legal protection in its country since 1895, and is the only living member of the more than 200 million year old order Rhynchocephalia. What is it?
A
Gila monster
B
Tuatara
C
Lung fish
D
Solenodon
Question 5 Explanation: 
Tuatara
Question 6
At the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's volleyball, during the final game of the match between the USA and Greece, a whistle was blown from the audience when USA had possession. What happened next?
A
Greece stopped their defence, the US team won and went into the next round
B
USA stopped their attack, the Greek team won and went into the next round
C
Both teams left the court, thinking that the game had finished
D
The referee declared that a rematch was necessary
Question 6 Explanation: 
Greece stopped their defence, the US team won and went into the next round
Question 7
Oraons related to..........
A
Odisha
B
Wet Bengal
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Assam
Question 7 Explanation: 
Odisha:The Oraon tribes are tribal aborigines inhabiting various states across central and eastern India, Bangladesh and Bhutan.They are living in some parts of Odisha and West Bengal
Question 8
Plants receive their nutrients mainly from..........
A
Atmosphere
B
Water
C
Soil
D
Sunlight
Question 8 Explanation: 
Soil:Plants receive their nutrients mainly from soil
Question 9
..........ensures the grass root democracy in India
A
Chief Minister
B
Councilor
C
President
D
Panchayati Raj
Question 9 Explanation: 
Panchayati Raj:Grass-root Democracy in India:Status of the Panchayati Raj System
Question 10
In the Greek pantheon, whose daughter was Panacea (the goddess of universal remedy)?
A
Poseidon
B
Socrates
C
Venus
D
Aesculapius
Question 10 Explanation: 
Aesculapius
Question 11
National Statistics Day is celebrated on..........
A
July 29
B
March 17
C
August 27
D
June 29
Question 11 Explanation: 
June 29:India on 29 June 2015 observed the National Statistics Day. The day organised by Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) commemorates the birth anniversary of Prof. Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis.
Question 12
What work of art dating from around 1100 AD is approximately 230 feet (70 metres) long by 20 inches (8 cm) wide?
A
The Bayeux Tapestry
B
"Guernica"
C
Sistine chapel cailing
D
The Hall of Mirrors, Versailles
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Bayeux Tapestry
Question 13
What is the capital of Peru?
A
Lima
B
Runner
C
Haricot
D
Baked
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lima
Question 14
..........is the India's first plane to be hijacked
A
Indian Airlines Flight 814
B
Fokker Friendship Plane
C
Boeing 737
D
A-300 Airbus
Question 14 Explanation: 
Fokker Friendship Plane:On 30 January 1971 an Indian Airlines Fokker F27 Friendship aircraft named Ganga was hijacked by two Kashmiri terrorists, Hashim Qureshi and his cousin Ashraf Butt, and was flown to Lahore, Pakistan where the passengers and crew were released and the aircraft was burnt on 1 February 1971.
Question 15
Which of these is a 2010 academy award winning documentary featuring Taiji, a Japanese fishing village?
A
Whale Rider
B
The Cove
C
The Compleat Angler
D
Blue Lagoon
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Cove
Question 16
What was the first film made especially as a musical comedy, which included the songs "The Wedding of the Painted Doll" and "You Were Made For Me", by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed?
A
The Jazz Singer
B
The Broadway Melody
C
A Chorus Line
D
Don Juan
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Broadway Melody
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