General knowledge quiz 413

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is the best hand to have in blackjack?
A
King of hearts, ace of diamonds
B
Jack of clubs, 8 of hearts
C
Ace of diamonds, 8 of spades, 3 of clubs, 3 of hearts, 10 of clubs
D
10 of clubs, 10 of hearts
Question 1 Explanation: 
King of hearts, ace of diamonds
Question 2
An ancient city Taxila is the capital of which state?
A
Punjab
B
Odisha
C
West Bengal
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 2 Explanation: 
Punjab:Taxila the ancient capital of the eastern Punjab, the country between the rivers Indus and Hydaspes.
Question 3
November 14 observed as..........
A
World Population Day
B
World Pneumonia Day
C
World Diabetes Day
D
World Hepatitis Day
Question 4
What is the inner core of the Earth believed to consist of?
A
Iron-nickel alloy
B
Chocolate
C
Brass
D
Rubber
Question 4 Explanation: 
Iron-nickel alloy
Question 5
Where did Mahendra Singh Dhoni make his ODI debut?
A
Chittagong
B
Dhaka
C
Hyderabad
D
Vishakapatnam
Question 5 Explanation: 
He made his ODI debut at Chittagong on Dec 23, 2004. The match was between Bangladesh and India.
Question 6
According to the nursery rhyme, Kitty Fisher found the pocket belonging to whom?
A
Little Tommy Tucker
B
Jenny Wren
C
Little Bo Peep
D
Lucy Lockett
Question 6 Explanation: 
Lucy Lockett
Question 7
Which insurance company has come up with India's first ever insurance cover for individual victims of cyber crime?
A
IDBI Federal Insurance
B
Muthoot Finance
C
LIC
D
Bajaj Allianz
Question 7 Explanation: 
Insurance firm Bajaj Allianz has come up with India's first ever insurance cover for individual victims of cyber crime. Under this policy, insurance cover will be provided against online fraud, identity theft, cyber-stalking and extortion, phishing and malware attack. Sum insured for this policy is in the range of Rs 1 lakh to Rs 1 crore. Insurance premium would depend on the number of hours the individual spends online. Higher the time spent implies greater the risk and would entail higher premium.
Question 8
Who was elected "the greatest stage actor of all time" in a poll organised by "The Stage" magazine in December 2010?
A
Laurence Olivier
B
Dame Judi Dench
C
John Gielgud
D
Maggie Smith
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dame Judi Dench
Question 9
The US television serials "The Good Wife", "Canterbury's Law" and "ER" all have or have had which actor as one of the leads?
A
Archie Panjabi
B
Aidan Quinn
C
Julianna Margulies
D
Makenzie Vega
Question 9 Explanation: 
Julianna Margulies
Question 10
Maximum number of operational land holdings in India is which type of holding?
A
Small Holdings
B
Large Holdings
C
Medium Holdings
D
Marginal Holdings.
Question 10 Explanation: 
Marginal Holdings.:Maximum number of operational land holdings in India is marginal holdings. According to Census 2011, 67 per cent of holdings were classified as marginal (less than one hectare) and 18 per cent were classified as small (one-two hectare). Large holdings were estimated to be only 0.7%.
Question 11
What 4 part UK television series frequently contained the line "You might very well think that:I couldn't possibly comment"?
A
The Power Game
B
The New Statesman
C
Yes, Prime Minister
D
House of Cards
Question 11 Explanation: 
House of Cards
Question 12
Which of the following is the SI unit of electrical capacitance?
A
Siemens
B
Henry
C
Coloumb
D
Farad
Question 12 Explanation: 
Farad is the SI unit of electrical capacitance, equal to the capacitance of a capacitor in which one coulomb of charge causes a potential difference of one volt.
Question 13
Barolo, Cava, Colombard and Gamay are varieties of what?
A
Cabbage
B
Vine beetle
C
Wine, or wine grape
D
Vine-growing soil
Question 13 Explanation: 
Wine, or wine grape
Question 14
Who performed in the first concert link into space, which was sent from Anaheim California to the space shuttle Discovery in 2005?
A
David Bowie
B
Elton John
C
Paul McCartney
D
Mick Jagger
Question 14 Explanation: 
Paul McCartney
Question 15
Who directed "Pat Garrett and Billy The Kid", "Convoy", "The Wild Bunch" and "Cross of Iron"?
A
Sam Peckinpah
B
Kris Kristofferson
C
Quentin Tarantino
D
Alfred Hitchcock
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sam Peckinpah
Question 16
The RMS "Lancastria" was the subject of the worst single loss of life in British maritime history and the bloodiest single engagement for UK forces in World War II; she was sunk by German bombers on 17 June 1940 when taking part in an operation to evacuate 150, 000 troops from where?
A
Crete
B
Dunkirk
C
St Nazaire
D
Anzio
Question 16 Explanation: 
St Nazaire
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