General knowledge quiz 427

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The habitat of red pandas includes central China and where else?
A
The mountains of Nepal and northern Myanmar (Burma)
B
Indonesia
C
Japan and the Philippines
D
Vietnam
Question 1 Explanation: 
The mountains of Nepal and northern Myanmar (Burma)
Question 2
Who received Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award 2017?
A
Amitab Bachan
B
Anupam Kher
C
Amir Khan
D
Shreya Goshal
Question 2 Explanation: 
Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher received Parmod Mahajan Smriti Award in Pune. Anupam Kher is the current Chairman of Film and Television Institute of India. Saira Banu, who moved Supreme Court seeking a ban on instantaneous 'Triple Talaq' among Muslims is the second recipient of Pramod Mahjan Smriti Award. The awards were presented by Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar.
Question 3
The Great Plague, an outbreak of disease in England that killed an estimated 100, 000 people, lasted for how long?
A
205 days
B
360 days
C
538 days
D
106 days
Question 3 Explanation: 
538 days
Question 4
Which of the following act as a channel of transmission of blood to the heart in the human body?
A
Arteries
B
Muscle fibres
C
Nerves
D
Veins
Question 5
Which US TV show, for which the cast list included Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards and Jason Alexander, was set predominantly in an apartment block on New York City's Upper West Side (but shot mostly in Los Angeles, California)?
A
Friends
B
Seinfeld
C
Cheers
D
Frasier
Question 5 Explanation: 
Seinfeld
Question 6
Which English duo had hits between 1984 and 1987 that included ''West End Girls", "Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money)", "Love Comes Quickly", "Suburbia", "It's a Sin", "What Have I Done to Deserve This?", "Rent" and "Always on My Mind"?
A
Cheap Trick
B
Eurythmics
C
Pet Shop Boys
D
Black 'n Blue
Question 6 Explanation: 
Pet Shop Boys
Question 7
What civil engineering project first begun in 1876, opened in 1994?
A
Euston Railway Station, London, England
B
Channel Tunnel between England and France
C
Sydney Opera House
D
Kansai International Airport, Osaka
Question 7 Explanation: 
Channel Tunnel between England and France
Question 8
March Bread is made or flavoured primarily by what?
A
Chocolate
B
Curd cheese
C
Allspice and wheat flour
D
Almonds
Question 8 Explanation: 
Almonds
Question 9
French chemist Antoine Lavoisier (1743-1794) is particularly known for work in chemistry and biology including discoveries that, although matter may change its form or shape, its mass always remains the same, and what?
A
The function of the heart in circulating blood
B
Heat treatment of milk to kill bacteria
C
The role of oxygen in combustion
D
The existence of neutrons
Question 9 Explanation: 
The role of oxygen in combustion
Question 10
What is old Delhi's military fort, built by Shah Jahan, known as?
A
The Blue Fort
B
The Yellow Fort
C
The Black Fort
D
The Red Fort
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Red Fort
Question 11
..........is the study of atmosphere
A
Agrobiology
B
Aerology
C
Agrology
D
Aerobiology
Question 11 Explanation: 
Aerology:The branch of meteorology involving the observation of the atmosphere by means of balloons, airplanes, etc.
Question 12
How did the theme song for the TV show "The Monkees" begin?
A
Hey hey we're the Monkees
B
Here we come
C
Everyone we meet
D
Help, we need somebody
Question 12 Explanation: 
Here we come
Question 13
In which religion or faith is Olympus the home of deities?
A
Judaism
B
Hellenism
C
Sikh
D
Druze
Question 13 Explanation: 
Hellenism
Question 14
Which of these is an English actress known for her work in the films "My Summer of Love", "The Devil Wears Prada", and the BBC TV film "Gideon's Daughter"?
A
Emily Blunt
B
Rita Sharpe
C
Kookie Cutter
D
Jane Dullman
Question 14 Explanation: 
Emily Blunt
Question 15
What is the middle name of Sir Austin Powers, KBE, a fictional character who first appeared in "Austin Powers:International Man of Mystery" (1997) and is portrayed by Mike Myers?
A
Morris
B
Mouse
C
Danger
D
Slipshod
Question 15 Explanation: 
Danger
Question 16
What do the Azerbaijani flag and the flag reinstated in Libya in 2011 carry in common?
A
A white crescent and a star on the left
B
Red, green and black horizontal stripes
C
A red horizontal stripe at the top
D
A white crescent and a star in the centre
Question 16 Explanation: 
A white crescent and a star in the centre
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