General knowledge quiz 402

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these films or television episodes does not include reference to events on 11 September 2001?
A
The End of the Whole Mess
B
The Great New Wonderful
C
Forrest Gump
D
Reign Over Me
Question 1 Explanation: 
Forrest Gump
Question 2
What was the nickname of Australian opera singer Joan Sutherland?
A
La Gioconda
B
La Mancha
C
La Stupenda
D
La Carioca
Question 2 Explanation: 
La Stupenda
Question 3
In June 2009 American neuroscientist Dr Gary Arendash claimed to have evidence that drinking a few cups of coffee a day could prevent or reverse the effects of what?
A
Alzheimer's disease
B
Frontotemporal dementia
C
Disseminated sclerosis
D
Motor neurone disease
Question 3 Explanation: 
Alzheimer's disease
Question 4
Charge is a..........
A
Vecor quantity
B
Either Scalar or Vector
C
Scalar quantity
D
Dimensionless
Question 4 Explanation: 
Scalar quantity:Electric charge is a scalar quantity because it does not obey the law of vector addition.
Question 5
What was the name of the hurricane that badly damaged New Orleans in 2005?
A
Katrina
B
Katherine
C
Jennifer
D
Leone
Question 5 Explanation: 
Katrina
Question 6
Jhulan Nishit Goswami is related with which sport?
A
Cricket
B
Tennis
C
Badminton
D
Boxing
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cricket:Jhulan Nishit Goswami is an all round cricketer who plays for the India national women's cricket team, Bengal Women, East Zone Women as well as the Asia Women XI women's cricket team
Question 7
Velocity of wind is measured by
A
speedometer
B
tachometer
C
anemometer
D
audiometer
Question 8
Grounation Day (April 21) and Coronation Day (November 2) are important holy days in which religion?
A
Hindu
B
Jewish
C
Rastafarian
D
Buddhism
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rastafarian
Question 9
Where is the Senkaku / Diaoyu / Tiaoyutai / Pinnacle group of islands?
A
South of the Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia
B
Due west of the Philippines
C
Northeast of Taiwan and west of Japan's Okinawa Island
D
In the Persian Gulf
Question 9 Explanation: 
Northeast of Taiwan and west of Japan's Okinawa Island
Question 10
What does "URL" stand for in the internet?
A
Upwards Rotated Line
B
Universal Reference Location
C
Unified Retrieval Lever
D
Uniform Resource Locator
Question 10 Explanation: 
Uniform Resource Locator
Question 11
What is a wyvern?
A
A crested dragon
B
A dragon with wings and one pair of legs
C
A male komodo dragon
D
A female eastern water dragon
Question 11 Explanation: 
A dragon with wings and one pair of legs
Question 12
The first time that Rome was ruled by two emperors was in 161. Who were they?
A
Julius Caesar & Trajan
B
Domitian & Nero
C
Marcus Aurelius & Lucius Verus
D
Claudius & Augustus Caesar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Marcus Aurelius & Lucius Verus
Question 13
Which actress has a tattoo showing the co-ordinates of the birthplaces of her children?
A
Julia Roberts
B
Kate Winslet
C
Minnie Driver
D
Angelina Jolie
Question 13 Explanation: 
Angelina Jolie
Question 14
Superman spent his adult life in which city?
A
Forest Hills, New York
B
Gotham City
C
Metropolis
D
Keystone City
Question 14 Explanation: 
Metropolis
Question 15
What computer game has variants such as Sudoku, Stax, Arcade, Jungle and Higher higher?
A
Sokoban
B
Pacman
C
Tetris
D
Frogger
Question 15 Explanation: 
Tetris
Question 16
What caused Richard I of England to be out of the country between 1190 and 1194, when his younger brother John tried to take control?
A
The Seven Years War
B
The Third Crusade
C
Exploration of central Africa
D
Voyage to Greenland
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Third Crusade
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