General knowledge quiz 377

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The mobile application 'Mera iMobile' has been launched by..........
A
ICICI Bank
B
Indian Bank
C
SBI
D
Axis Bank
Question 1 Explanation: 
ICICI Bank
Question 2
Stalactites and stalagmites are formed from what?
A
Slate
B
Chalk
C
Flint
D
Limestone
Question 2 Explanation: 
Limestone
Question 3
How did the Great Exhibition of 1851 in the Crystal Palace in the UK differ from the French Industrial Exposition of 1844 which is said to have inspired it?
A
Hector Berlioz composed and conducted a new symphonic and choral work to open it
B
It was international
C
The country's monarch opened the Exhibition
D
It excluded exhibits from France
Question 3 Explanation: 
It was international
Question 4
..........is located in Tamil Nadu
A
Balurghat Airport
B
Kempegowda Airport
C
Indira Gandhi International Airport
D
Tuticorin Airport
Question 4 Explanation: 
Tuticorin Airport:Tuticorin Airport is a domestic airport located 16.9 km from Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu.
Question 5
The River Danube is on what continent?
A
Antarctica
B
South America
C
Australia
D
Europe
Question 5 Explanation: 
Europe
Question 6
In February 2010, Joseph Stack, a 53 year old software engineer, crashed his light plane into Internal Revenue Service offices in which city?
A
Austin, Texas
B
Chicago, Michigan
C
Buffalo, New York
D
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Question 6 Explanation: 
Austin, Texas
Question 7
The modern Olympic Games are named after games held originally in what country?
A
Greece
B
China
C
Iran (Persia)
D
Italy
Question 7 Explanation: 
Greece
Question 8
What song plays at the end of the film "You've Got Mail" when the two lead characters meet in the park?
A
Don't Stop Thinkin' About Tomorrow
B
The Letter
C
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
D
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Question 8 Explanation: 
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Question 9
Who died suddenly on 14 October 1977 from a heart attack soon after a round of 18 holes of golf near Madrid (apparently his last words were "That was a great game of golf, fellas")?
A
Bing Crosby
B
Bill Cosby
C
Gary Player
D
Gary Oldman
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bing Crosby
Question 10
On which river is the Sardar Sarovar Project present?
A
Rihand
B
Chenab
C
Narmada
D
Sutlej
Question 10 Explanation: 
Narmada
Question 11
The father of Charlemagne, who was later to become a major force in Europe and Holy Roman Emperor, seized the Frankish throne from what dynasty in 751 CE?
A
Carolingian
B
Merovingian
C
Desiderius
D
Umayyad
Question 11 Explanation: 
Merovingian
Question 12
What piece of music was played by German radio in 1945 after the announcement of the death of Adolf Hitler?
A
Elgar's "Pomp and Circumstance"
B
Beethoven's Fifth Symphony
C
The Adagio from Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony
D
Vera Lynn with "(There'll Be Bluebirds Over) The Whte Cliffs of Dover"
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Adagio from Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony
Question 13
What sea or ocean borders the country of Niger?
A
Indian
B
Atlantic
C
Pacific
D
None
Question 13 Explanation: 
None
Question 14
Whose autobiography was entitled "Step Inside Love"?
A
Cilla Black
B
Lulu
C
Dusty Springfield
D
Xaveria Hollander
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cilla Black
Question 15
How many apostrophes should be in the following sentence:"Andrews dogs licked their lips whenever Pavlovs bells rang to signal meal times"?
A
2
B
6
C
4
D
None
Question 15 Explanation: 
2
Question 16
Between which countries was the War of the Pacific fought?
A
Chile and Bolivia
B
Chile and Peru
C
Chile and a united Bolivia and Peru
D
Chile and Argentina
Question 16 Explanation: 
Chile and a united Bolivia and Peru
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