General knowledge quiz 380

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Between 1901 and 1909, Karl Landsteiner, Jan Jansky and William Moss worked on the classification of what?
A
Moths
B
Roses
C
Dinosaurs
D
Blood groups
Question 1 Explanation: 
Blood groups
Question 2
Purav Raja is related to which sport?
A
Tennis
B
Badminton
C
Swimming
D
Cricket
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tennis:Purav Raja is an Indian tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour. On 30 July 2007, he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 813
Question 3
Pharology is the study of what?
A
The measurement of very long distances
B
Egyptian artefacts
C
Use of prisms in nano-technology
D
Lighthouses and signal lights
Question 3 Explanation: 
Lighthouses and signal lights
Question 4
Which of these is a San Francisco landmark?
A
Telegraph Hill
B
Telephone Hill
C
Television Hill
D
Teleprompter Hill
Question 4 Explanation: 
Telegraph Hill
Question 5
A state of the USA is called Rhode... what?
A
Beach
B
Bay
C
Island
D
Harbour
Question 5 Explanation: 
Island
Question 6
ETA, an armed nationalist and separatist organization, is based in which country?
A
Palestine
B
Pakistan
C
Algeria
D
Spain
Question 6 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 7
..........has the largest area under well irrigation
A
West Bengal
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Punjab
D
Maharashtra
Question 7 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh:Uttar Pradesh has the largest area of 93-84 lakh hectares under well irrigation which accounts for about 28-19 per cent of the well irrigated area of India
Question 8
Which English actress, model, singer and film director is best known for her duet "Je t'aime... moi non plus" with Serge Gainsbourg in 1969?
A
Twiggy
B
Jean Shrimpton
C
Jane Birkin
D
Marianne Faithfull
Question 8 Explanation: 
Jane Birkin
Question 9
Which painter's most famous works include "Portrait of Mrs. Graham", "Mary and Margaret:The Painter's Daughters", "William Hallett and His Wife Elizabeth, nee Stephen", known as "The Morning Walk", and "Cottage Girl with Dog and Pitcher"?
A
C. F. Goldie
B
Thomas Gainsborough
C
Hans Holbein the Younger
D
Joshua Reynolds
Question 9 Explanation: 
Thomas Gainsborough
Question 10
Which of these countries is the smallest by area?
A
East Timor
B
Lebanon
C
Qatar
D
New Caledonia
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lebanon
Question 11
Which album by Lily Allen contained the tracks "The Fear", "Not Fair" and "22"?
A
Me, Me, Me
B
It's Not Me, It's You
C
You, Yourself and You
D
Back in Black
Question 11 Explanation: 
It's Not Me, It's You
Question 12
Who said '' Patriotism is religion and religion is love for India''?
A
Acharya Vinoba Bhave
B
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
C
Jawaharlal Nehru
D
Mahatma Gandhi
Question 12 Explanation: 
Acharya Vinoba Bhave:Patriotism is religion and religion is love for India Acharya said by Vinoba Bhave
Question 13
Which of these could be described as a potentate?
A
Linda Lovelace
B
Tsar of Russia
C
Viagara
D
Casanova
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tsar of Russia
Question 14
Who is the eponymous absent-minded professor who features in a series of books by British author Norman Hunter in the 1930s and then 1970-83?
A
Professor Branestawm
B
Emmett Brown
C
Dr Strange
D
Madame Olivier
Question 14 Explanation: 
Professor Branestawm
Question 15
SEPA Stands for..........
A
Scottish Environment Protection Agency
B
Single Euro Payments Area
C
Scottish Environment Protection Area
D
Single Euro Payments Agency
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) is a payment-integration initiative of the European Union for simplification of bank transfers denominated in Euro.
Question 16
In 1820, Agricultural Society of India was opened in which state?
A
Tamil Nadu
B
West Bengal
C
Maharashtra
D
Uttarakahnad
Question 16 Explanation: 
West Bengal:Agricultural Society of India was established by Reverend William Carey on September 14, 1820 at Kolkata, West Bengal
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