General knowledge quiz 404

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where would a huntaway and a header be likely to compete?
A
Crufts dog show
B
A soccer (football) field
C
A sheepdog trial
D
A card game
Question 1 Explanation: 
A sheepdog trial
Question 2
The..........Tundra is Cold Desert
A
North Polar
B
South Polar
C
West Polar
D
East Polar
Question 2 Explanation: 
North Polar:The North Polar Tundra is Cold Desert. Arctic tundra is located in the northern hemisphere, encircling the north pole and extending south.The arctic is known for its cold, desert-like conditions.
Question 3
In 1698 findings were published by the Royal Society, Britain, from the discovery near Llandeilo in Wales of fossils of what, the first recorded publication on the subject?
A
Plesiosaurs
B
Nautiloids
C
Anomalocaris
D
Trilobites
Question 3 Explanation: 
Trilobites
Question 4
New Order was formed by formed in 1980 by Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook and Stephen Morris, who were the three surviving members of which band?
A
The Police
B
Joy Division
C
The Jam
D
The Pretenders
Question 4 Explanation: 
Joy Division
Question 5
What name is given to people who try to influence the media's political viewpoint of events?
A
Watchdogs
B
Ombudsmen
C
Spin doctors
D
Whistle blowers
Question 5 Explanation: 
Spin doctors
Question 6
The President rule can be imposed in a state at a first instance for
A
3 months
B
2 months
C
6 months
D
4 months
Question 6 Explanation: 
6 months:The President rule can be imposed in a state at a first instance for 6 months
Question 7
A game popular in a number of countries and known variously as Belote, Boeuf, Vida, and other names is played with what?
A
Checkers and dice
B
Racquet and ball
C
Cards
D
Counters
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cards
Question 8
What is the source of the company name "Xerox"?
A
An adaptation of the Greek word for "dry writing"
B
A marketing change to the word "zero", to mark the absence of printer's ink
C
The name of the company's founder
D
The village in Cyprus where the inventor of the process lived
Question 8 Explanation: 
An adaptation of the Greek word for "dry writing"
Question 9
What is the world's second largest continent?
A
Asia
B
Antarctica
C
North America
D
Africa
Question 9 Explanation: 
Africa
Question 10
Which of these is in Scotland?
A
Lake Geneva
B
Blackpool Tower
C
Sears Tower
D
Loch Lomond
Question 10 Explanation: 
Loch Lomond
Question 11
O2 released in the process of photosynthesis comes from
A
CO2
B
water
C
sugar
D
pyruvic acid
Question 12
..........is law made by the executive when exercising these powers.
A
Delegated Legislation
B
Primary Legislation
C
Preferred legislation
D
Rule of law
Question 12 Explanation: 
Delegated Legislation:Delegated legislation is law made by the executive when exercising these powers.
Question 13
When are aircraft most likely to have a bird strike?
A
At altitudes over 35, 000 feet
B
At altitudes between 15, 000 and 20, 000 feet
C
At takeoff and landing
D
At rest
Question 13 Explanation: 
At takeoff and landing
Question 14
Where would a Mercator Projection be employed?
A
On a construction site
B
In a financial report
C
In a movie theatre
D
On a map
Question 14 Explanation: 
On a map
Question 15
Who among the following has been elected as the President of 72nd session of the UN General Assembly?
A
Andrew Ivanosevic
B
Gustav Rosberg
C
Mikhail Ribakov
D
Miroslav Lajcak
Question 15 Explanation: 
On May 31, 2017, Slovak foreign minister Miroslav Lajcak was elected as the President of 72nd session of the UN General Assembly. Lajcak, will succeed Fijian diplomat Peter Thomson. The 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly will commence from September 12, 2017.
Question 16
Which of these venues is only open to women competitors in the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, held in Hawai?
A
Banzai Pipeline (Billabong Pipeline Masters)
B
Haleiwa Ali'i Beach Park (Reef Hawaiian Pro)
C
Sunset Beach (O'Neill World Cup of Surfing & Roxy Pro)
D
Honolua Bay, Maui (Billabong Pro Maui)
Question 16 Explanation: 
Honolua Bay, Maui (Billabong Pro Maui)
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