General knowledge quiz 384

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which sport is track designer Udo Gurgel most associated with?
A
Alpine skiing
B
Snowboarding
C
Speed skating
D
Bobsleigh
Question 1 Explanation: 
Bobsleigh
Question 2
CIN stands for..........
A
Call Identification Number
B
Credit Identification Number
C
Credit Investment Number
D
Challan Identification Number
Question 2 Explanation: 
CIN-Challan Identification Number.
Question 3
Which of these people is an Australian hyperrealist sculptor working in the UK, whose sculptures faithfully reproduce the minute detail of the human body, but play with scale to produce disconcertingly jarring visual images?
A
David Hockney
B
Ron Mueck
C
Barbara Hepworth
D
Henry Moore
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ron Mueck
Question 4
Which of the following rice is also known as ' Enriched Rice'?
A
Red Rice
B
Black Rice
C
White Rice
D
Brown Rice
Question 4 Explanation: 
Brown Rice:Brown rice retains the inner seed coating called rice bran. It is also called as Enriched rice.
Question 5
The Cultural Revolution was a period of widespread social and political upheaval between 1966 and 1976, resulting in nation-wide chaos and economic disarray in which country?
A
Vietnam
B
Burma
C
Indonesia
D
The People's Republic of China
Question 5 Explanation: 
The People's Republic of China
Question 6
In the English version of the "Asterix" books, the character of Unhygienix has what occupation?
A
Minstrel
B
Blacksmith
C
Fishmonger
D
Wizard
Question 6 Explanation: 
Fishmonger
Question 7
The winner of the second Formula One World Championship in 1951 also won the title in 1954, 1955, 1956 & 1957, a record of five World Championship titles which stood until 2003. Who was he?
A
Bobby Charlton
B
David Beckham
C
Juan Manuel Fangio
D
Jimmy Connors
Question 7 Explanation: 
Juan Manuel Fangio
Question 8
Which of these teams do not compete in America's National League Baseball?
A
Cincinnati Reds
B
Florida Panthers
C
New York Mets
D
Florida Marlins
Question 8 Explanation: 
Florida Panthers
Question 9
What was the code-name for the reporters Bernstein and Woodward's contact during their investigation of the "Watergate" scandal?
A
Deep Throat
B
Deep Thought
C
Deep Well
D
Deep Waters
Question 9 Explanation: 
Deep Throat
Question 10
For which of these is vodka the basis?
A
Margarita
B
Bloody Mary
C
Pina colada
D
Spritzer
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bloody Mary
Question 11
Chandra Taal Lake is located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
Sikkim
D
Meghalaya
Question 12
Which overweight knight from three Shakespearean plays was the subject of an opera by Verdi?
A
Sir Thomas Melchett
B
Sir Walter Raleigh
C
Sir John Falstaff
D
Sir Edmund Hillary
Question 12 Explanation: 
Sir John Falstaff
Question 13
India's GDP is calculated by..........
A
Ministry of Finance
B
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation
C
Ministry of Home Affairs
D
Ministry of Consumer Affairs
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation:GDP in India is calculated by Central Statistics Office (CSO, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation)
Question 14
Wangala Laho is a popular dance of..........
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Manipur
C
Meghalaya
D
Manipur
Question 14 Explanation: 
Meghalaya:Wangala is a harvest festival celebrated by the Garo tribe, who lives in Meghalaya.During the festival time they will dance with drum is called Wangala Laho.
Question 15
Who was president of the USA at the end of the Vietnam War when the last U.S. diplomatic, military, and civilian personnel were evacuated from Saigon by helicopter on 29 April 1975?
A
George Washington
B
Gerald Ford
C
Richard Nixon
D
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Question 15 Explanation: 
Gerald Ford
Question 16
What was badly damaged when the ship "Shen Neng I" got into difficulties on 3 April 2010?
A
Canary Wharf, London
B
The beaches on the Cote d'Azur
C
The gannet colony at Cape Kidnappers, New Zealand
D
The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Great Barrier Reef, Australia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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