General knowledge quiz 418

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who wrote the poem "Paradise Lost"?
A
John Milton
B
Wilfred Owen
C
Alexander Pope
D
Geoffrey Chaucer
Question 1 Explanation: 
John Milton
Question 2
Which of these was the companion of the Lone Ranger?
A
Passepartout
B
Sancho Panza
C
Dick Grayson
D
Tonto
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tonto
Question 3
Which of these is a learned society based in the UK, founded in 1807 partly from a previous club known as the Askesian Society, and receiving its Royal Charter in 1825 from George IV?
A
The Royal Geographic Society
B
The Geological Society of London
C
The Royal Society
D
The Chartered Institute of Linguists
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Geological Society of London
Question 4
Which art museum, on the eastern edge of Central Park in New York City, USA, has a permanent collection containing more than two million works of art?
A
Queens Museum of Art
B
The Hyde Collection
C
The Tate Gallery
D
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Question 4 Explanation: 
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Question 5
Georgia, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan became the members of UNO in
A
1991
B
1992
C
1993
D
1994
Question 6
The first female president of our country was..........
A
Jayalaitha
B
Indira Gandhi
C
Prathiba Patil
D
Rani Lakshmi Bahi
Question 6 Explanation: 
Prathiba Patil:Prathiba Patil was the 12thPresident of India from 2007 to 2012. She previously served as the Governor of Rajasthan from 2004 to 2007.
Question 7
Columnar basalts located in which state of India?
A
Rajasthan
B
Karnataka
C
J & K
D
Uttarakhand
Question 7 Explanation: 
Karnataka:Columnar Basaltic Lava, Coconut Island (St. Mary's Islands), Udupi District, Karnataka displays majestic array of multi-faced columns developed in the basalts of Deccan Trap.
Question 8
..........became the first state to ratify the GST bill
A
Jharkhand
B
Bihar
C
Assam
D
Delhi
Question 8 Explanation: 
Assam:On 12 August 2016, Assam became the first state to ratify the bill, when the Assam Legislative Assembly unanimously approved it
Question 9
The first Indian actress to have been nominated to the Rajya Sabha was
A
Nargis Dutt
B
Hema Malini
C
Jaya Prada
D
None of the above
Question 10
What type of play did William Shakespeare never write?
A
Histories
B
Kitchen sink drama
C
Tragedies
D
Comedies
Question 10 Explanation: 
Kitchen sink drama
Question 11
What song title has been recorded by Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse, Steve Winwood, Bad Company, Reel Big Fish, and Louisiana Red?
A
Eye of the Tiger
B
Valerie
C
Mondays
D
Down, down, down
Question 11 Explanation: 
Valerie
Question 12
Which of the power plant is located in Madhya Pradesh?
A
Kethanur Wind Farm
B
Jamgudrani Wind power plant
C
Saundatti Wind power plant
D
Ramakkalmedu Wind power plant
Question 12 Explanation: 
Jamgudrani Wind power plant:Jamgudrani MP produucer is MP Windfarms-14MW.It is located at Dewas in MP
Question 13
April 17 observed as..........
A
World Consumer Rights Day
B
World Hemophilia Day
C
International Day of Forests
D
World Water Day
Question 14
Estadio Azteca stadium is located in..........
A
China
B
India
C
England
D
Mexico
Question 14 Explanation: 
Mexico:The Estadio Azteca is a football stadium located in the suburb of Santa ursula in Mexico City, Mexico
Question 15
David Morgan, Sharad Pawar & Haroon Lorgat were involved in the adminstration of which sport at an international level in 2010?
A
Cricket
B
Motorsport
C
Soccer
D
Rugby
Question 15 Explanation: 
Cricket
Question 16
Who had the title role in the 1996 film "The Nutty Professor"?
A
Eddie Murphy
B
Will Smith
C
Robin Willliams
D
Billy Crystal
Question 16 Explanation: 
Eddie Murphy
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