General knowledge quiz 388

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who is the most recent actor, up to 2015, to play the part of James Bond in films?
A
Daniel di Toro
B
Daniel Day-Lewis
C
Daniel Radcliffe
D
Daniel Craig
Question 1 Explanation: 
Daniel Craig
Question 2
Which of these is a branch of crime fiction characterised by strong, independent female detectives, that was labelled and effectively created as a genre during the 1990s?
A
Charlie's Angels' style
B
PI Girls
C
Cops Charmantes
D
Tart Noir
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tart Noir
Question 3
Which chapel in the Apostolic Palace (the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City), famous for its architecture and decoration, has been frescoed by the Renaissance artists including Michelangelo, Raphael, Bernini, and Sandro Botticelli?
A
Patrine Chapel
B
Fratrine Chapel
C
Matrine Chapel
D
Sistine Chapel
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sistine Chapel
Question 4
The city was founded under the rule of King Byzas around 660 BC. What name was officially adopted for the city in 1930?
A
Byzantium
B
Constantinople
C
Istanbul
D
Bosphorus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Istanbul
Question 5
What are traditionally kept in a humidor?
A
Cigars
B
Tropical fish
C
Grapes
D
Bread
Question 5 Explanation: 
Cigars
Question 6
Until 1992, TASS was the official news agency for which organisation?
A
News Corp
B
Rolling Stones Records
C
Soviet Union
D
Germany
Question 6 Explanation: 
Soviet Union
Question 7
What is the chemical name of Lime?
A
Calcium Nitrate
B
Calcium Carbonate
C
Calcium Oxide
D
Calcium Sulphate
Question 7 Explanation: 
Calcium Oxide:Calcium oxide, commonly known as quicklime or burnt lime, is a widely used chemical compound. It is a white, caustic, alkaline, crystalline solid at room temperature.
Question 8
Who was the London-based Australian music impresario who managed John Leyton, Cream, Peter Frampton and The Bee Gees?
A
Chris Stamp
B
Don Arden
C
Andrew Loog Oldham
D
Robert Stigwood
Question 8 Explanation: 
Robert Stigwood
Question 9
What are Soohorang and Bandabi, the official mascots for the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics respectively?
A
A polar bear and a snow leopard
B
A white tiger and an Asiatic black bear
C
A fish and a swallow
D
A ray of light and a snowflake
Question 9 Explanation: 
A white tiger and an Asiatic black bear
Question 10
What is the middle name of the world class batsman Sachin Tendulkar?
A
Rohan
B
Ramesh
C
Rahul
D
Ravi
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sachin was born on 24th April 1973. The dream day for Indian cricket.
Question 11
Chamber of Deputies and Senate are the parliament of..........
A
Iran
B
Italy
C
Jordan
D
Libya
Question 11 Explanation: 
Italy:The Italian Parliament is the national parliament of theItalian Republic. It is a bicameral legislature with 945 elected members.It is composed of the Chamber of Deputies, with 630 members (deputati), and the Senate
Question 12
Which school is the setting for the 1939 film "Goodbye, Mr. Chips"?
A
Brookfield Public School
B
East High School
C
Rydell High School
D
North Manual High School
Question 12 Explanation: 
Brookfield Public School
Question 13
North, South, East and West are the way that players are designated in which game?
A
Pokemon
B
Bridge
C
Scrabble
D
Monopoly
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bridge
Question 14
Vulgaria is what in the musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang?
A
Land
B
Wicked witch
C
Car
D
Plant
Question 14 Explanation: 
Land
Question 15
What is 40-40 in tennis?
A
Vater
B
Deuce
C
Tee
D
Koffee
Question 15 Explanation: 
Deuce
Question 16
Which German was deprived of his nationality in 1938 mainly for writing "All Quiet On The Western Front" and "The Road Back"?
A
Hermann Hesse
B
Erich Maria Remarque
C
John Steinbeck
D
Thomas Mann
Question 16 Explanation: 
Erich Maria Remarque
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