General knowledge quiz 389

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which film, released at the end of 2008, was directed by Ron Howard and starred Michael Sheen and Frank Langella?
A
Frost / Nixon
B
Face / Off
C
Brokeback Mountain
D
Seven Pounds
Question 1 Explanation: 
Frost / Nixon
Question 2
Which of these has the largest playing surface?
A
Ice hockey
B
Polo
C
Squash
D
Table tennis
Question 2 Explanation: 
Polo
Question 3
The disease caused by Asbestos is
A
Paralysis
B
Diarrhea
C
Emphysema
D
Dysentery
Question 3 Explanation: 
Emphysema is a long-term, progressive disease of the lungs that primarily causes shortness of breath due to over-inflation of the alveoli (air sacs in the lung).
Question 4
Mansaf, the national dish of Jordan, is made of meat from what animal, cooked in a sauce of fermented dried yogurt and served with rice?
A
Dog
B
Goat
C
Lamb
D
Calf
Question 4 Explanation: 
Lamb
Question 5
What game is played in 4 quarters between two teams of 18 outdoors on a large oval grass field with two goal posts and two behind posts at each end, where the primary aim of the game is to score by kicking a ball between the posts of the opposing goal?
A
Rugby Union
B
Australian football
C
Rugby League
D
Cricket
Question 5 Explanation: 
Australian football
Question 6
What is a "perambulator"?
A
Falcon
B
Moving walkway
C
Pram
D
Beach front walking area
Question 6 Explanation: 
Pram
Question 7
Which British singer, born Sandra Ann Goodrich, was known as "the barefoot pop princess of the 1960s"?
A
Sandie Shaw
B
Sandra Dee
C
Sandy Denny
D
Sandy Meisner
Question 7 Explanation: 
Sandie Shaw
Question 8
In what decade was the oral vaccine against polio developed?
A
1950s
B
1960s
C
1940s
D
1970s
Question 8 Explanation: 
1950s
Question 9
When the UK version of the biographical documentary "This Is Your Life" TV series aired who was the first presenter?
A
Eamonn Andrews
B
Michael Parkinson
C
Kenny Everett
D
Stephen Fry
Question 9 Explanation: 
Eamonn Andrews
Question 10
The currency of Turkey is..........
A
Euro
B
Lira
C
Rial
D
Peso
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lira
Question 11
When did Gandhi broke the salt laws during the Dandi March?
A
31 March 1930
B
6 April 1930
C
10 April 1930
D
15 March 1930
Question 11 Explanation: 
Started on 12 March 1930 from Sabarmari Ashram, near Ahmedabad. Ended on 6 April 1930 at Dandi near Surat.
Question 12
What does a contestant using a longbow need?
A
A good breakfast
B
Good boots
C
A decorated quiver
D
Strong arms
Question 12 Explanation: 
Strong arms
Question 13
The Government of India Act, 1935 as a new charter of bandage was described by..........
A
BR Ambedkar
B
Rajesndra Prasad
C
Jawaharlal Nehru
D
Mahatma Gandhi
Question 13 Explanation: 
Jawaharlal Nehru:The Government of India Act, 1935 as a new charter of bandage was described by Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 14
State Bank of India (SBI) with which organisation signed an agreement for Rs 2317 crore credit facilities to seven companies to finance grid connected rooftop solar projects?
A
IMF
B
World Bank
C
UNESCO
D
FAO(Food and Agriculture Organisation)
Question 14 Explanation: 
State Bank of India (SBI) and the World Bank announced Rs 2317 crore credit facilities to seven companies to finance grid connected rooftop solar projects. Seven corporate to which the credit facilities have been extended include Adani Group, Hinduja Renewables, JSW Energy, Tata Renewable, Azure Power, Cleantech Solar and Hero Solar Energy. These grid connected rooftop solar projects which will together generate 575 mw.
Question 15
..........is the first law officer of India
A
Auditor General
B
Law Minister
C
Chief Justice of India
D
Attorney General
Question 15 Explanation: 
Attorney General:The Attorney General for India is the Indian government's chief legal advisor, and its primary lawyer in the Supreme Court of India. He is appointed by the President of India under Article 76(1) of the Constitution and holds office during the pleasure of the President.
Question 16
In a lonely hearts advertisement, what does "GSOH" mean?
A
Great spacious opulent house
B
Good sense of humour
C
Gracious, stable, open-minded, honest
D
Government shows over-enthusiastic hope
Question 16 Explanation: 
Good sense of humour
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