General knowledge quiz 448

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
International Hockey Federation is commonly known by the acronym FIH headquarters are located in..........
A
Malaysia
B
France
C
Switzerland
D
India
Question 1 Explanation: 
Switzerland:International Hockey Federation is commonly known by the acronym FIH is the international governing body of field hockey and indoor field hockey. Its headquarters are located in Lausanne, Switzerland
Question 2
What is the nickname of opera singer Lesley Garrett?
A
The Doncaster Diva
B
The Soft Soprano
C
Lady Sol Fa
D
The Ersatz Italian
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Doncaster Diva
Question 3
What is an annual holiday in some parts of the world, celebrated on 31 October, that has its roots in the Celtic festival of Samhain and the Christian holy day of All Saints?
A
Ramadan
B
Easter
C
Halloween
D
Hannukah
Question 3 Explanation: 
Halloween
Question 4
Which of the following country is leading producer of Maize?
A
UK
B
Australia
C
USA
D
India
Question 4 Explanation: 
USA:USA-363 Million metric tons Second-China and Third-Brazil
Question 5
Raph Koster, Brad McQuaid, Mark Jacobs, Brian Green and J. Todd Coleman are influential in MMORPG design. What is MMORPG?
A
Multiplayer Methods Online Records to Prohibit Gambling
B
Multiple Mazes in Organically Roped Poursuivant Gardens
C
Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
D
Mad Men Out-takes Requiring Parental Guidance
Question 5 Explanation: 
Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Question 6
Which team defeated Pakistan in the 2007 inaugural ICC World Twenty20 cricket tournament?
A
New Zealand
B
India
C
England
D
West Indies
Question 6 Explanation: 
India
Question 7
Which of the following country has the second highest GST rate?
A
France
B
Canada
C
Argentina
D
Switzerland
Question 7 Explanation: 
Argentina has the second highest GST rate
Question 8
What is Canada's national day ("Canada Day")?
A
1-Mar
B
1-Dec
C
1 July
D
1-Sep
Question 8 Explanation: 
1-Jul
Question 9
In both world wars, what did the British call German submarines?
A
U Boats
B
V Boats
C
F Boats
D
B Boats
Question 9 Explanation: 
U Boats
Question 10
In what game are the Marshall Attack or Defence gambits usually played
A
Soccer (football)
B
Wargaming
C
Tennis
D
Chess
Question 10 Explanation: 
Chess
Question 11
In the nursery rhyme, who put in his thumb and pulled out a plum?
A
Humpty
B
Jack
C
Willie
D
Mary
Question 11 Explanation: 
Jack
Question 12
In which decade was the ARRL founded?
A
1940s
B
1930s
C
1920s
D
1910s
Question 12 Explanation: 
On April 6, 1914, Hiram Percy Maxim proposed the formation of the American Radio Relay League.
Question 13
Which of these is a slang British term for a prison sentence?
A
Porridge
B
Yoghurt
C
Cornflakes
D
Oatmeal
Question 13 Explanation: 
Porridge
Question 14
Which is the first state to implemented e-Vahan Bima scheme?
A
Kerala
B
Telangana
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Maharashtra
Question 14 Explanation: 
Telangana became the first State in the country where electronic motor insurance policies will now be accepted by the authorities. The e-Vahan Bima is an electronic motor insurance policy issued in digital form with Quick Response (QR) code to scan for verification of policy details. An SMS-based verification was also installed.
Question 15
Which Belgian novelist wrote the "Maigret" stories between 1930 and 1935?
A
Albert Uderzo
B
Georges Simenon
C
Hercule Poirot
D
Baroness Orczy
Question 15 Explanation: 
Georges Simenon
Question 16
Which of these starred in the television series "Kojak"?
A
Telly Savalas
B
Peter Falk
C
Raymond Burr
D
James Garner
Question 16 Explanation: 
Telly Savalas
There are 16 questions to complete.

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