General knowledge quiz 381

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The Inheritance of Loss is penned by..........
A
Kiran Desai
B
Shashi Tharoor
C
Amitav Gosh
D
Vikram Seth
Question 1 Explanation: 
Kiran Desai:The Inheritance of Loss is the second novel by Indian author Kiran Desai.
Question 2
..........is a typical characteristics of Commercial grain farming
A
Polyculture
B
Monoculture
C
Polyvariely
D
Agriculture
Question 2 Explanation: 
Monoculture:Monoculture is the agricultural practice of producing or growing a single crop, plant, or livestock species, variety, or breed in a field or farming system at a time. Monoculture is widely used in both industrial farming and organic farming and has allowed increased efficiency in planting and harvest.
Question 3
In any version of the TV series "Law & Order", the opening credits start with the actors playing what parts?
A
Lawyers
B
Police
C
Firemen
D
Ambulance officers
Question 3 Explanation: 
Police
Question 4
Porfirio Diaz resigned from the presidency of which country in May 1911?
A
Bolivia
B
Venezuela
C
Mexico
D
Peru
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mexico
Question 5
Which of these was not the name of one of the three stars of the first in the TV series "Charlie's Angels", first broadcast in 1976 / 1977?
A
Kate Jackson
B
Jaclyn Smith
C
Tanya Roberts
D
Farrah Fawcett-Majors
Question 5 Explanation: 
Tanya Roberts
Question 6
Against which area of Germany were the raids of the Dambusters directed in World War II in May 1943?
A
Bleiloch Dam
B
North Rhine-Westphalia
C
Haselbach Reservoir
D
Ruhr Valley
Question 6 Explanation: 
Ruhr Valley
Question 7
What is Tiger Woods' first name, really?
A
Mandrake
B
Baldrick
C
Partick
D
Eldrick
Question 7 Explanation: 
Eldrick
Question 8
Which of these marks an increasing break between the African and the Arabian tectonic plates?
A
The Red Sea
B
The Great Rift Valley, east Africa
C
Persian Gulf
D
The Dead Sea
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Red Sea
Question 9
Which of these played cricket for Pakistan?
A
Imran Khan
B
Kerry Packer
C
Dennis Lillee
D
Michael Holding
Question 9 Explanation: 
Imran Khan
Question 10
Tinnitus affects what part of the body?
A
Feet
B
Eyes
C
Hands
D
Ears
Question 10 Explanation: 
Ears
Question 11
Which of the following films was NOT based on a book by Ian Fleming?
A
Moonraker
B
Licence to Kill
C
You Only Live Twice
D
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Question 11 Explanation: 
Licence to Kill
Question 12
What does the phrase "copper-bottomed", meaning a safe bet, come from?
A
Saucepans or other cooking ware which have a copper bottom
B
The practice of wrapping the bottom of a ship in a copper sheath
C
A copper intra-uterine device
D
Copper wiring
Question 12 Explanation: 
The practice of wrapping the bottom of a ship in a copper sheath
Question 13
Where is the radar site Link Quality Indicator (LQI) based to monitor the Traffic Separation Scheme in the Strait of Hormuz?
A
Jask, Iran
B
Manama, Bahrain
C
Doha, Qatar
D
A small island north of the Musandam Peninsula, Oman
Question 13 Explanation: 
A small island north of the Musandam Peninsula, Oman
Question 14
In which state Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is located?
A
Telangana
B
Karnataka
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Maharshtra
Question 14 Explanation: 
Karnataka:Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is a protected area and a Project Tiger, tiger reserve located 38 km. Northwest of Chikkamagaluru town in Karnataka state, India.
Question 15
The cricketer Adam Charles Voges belongs to..........
A
Australia
B
New Zealand
C
England
D
Zimbabwe
Question 15 Explanation: 
Australia:Adam Charles Voges is a former international Australian cricketer who has played for the Australian national team at Test, One Day International, and Twenty20 International level.
Question 16
Uttaranchal has international boundary with..........in north, north-east and eastern side.
A
China
B
Nepal
C
both (a) and (b)
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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