General knowledge quiz 449

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What process concerns the passage of food through the human body?
A
Peristalsis
B
Photosynthesis
C
Paralysis
D
Carcinogenesis
Question 1 Explanation: 
Peristalsis
Question 2
Which world leaders shared fish and chips in a London pub in 2003?
A
John Howard & Vladimir Putin
B
Tony Blair & George W Bush
C
Nelson Mandela & Silvio Berlusconi
D
Nicolas Sarkozy & Helen Clark
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tony Blair & George W Bush
Question 3
"Service" is the way the ball is put into play in which game?
A
Baseball
B
Rugby
C
Hockey
D
Tennis
Question 3 Explanation: 
Tennis
Question 4
When did Sourav Ganguly made his ODI debut?
A
20 March 1993
B
11 January 1992
C
1 December 1987
D
1 June 1998
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sourav Ganguly made his debut against West Indies at Brisbane and scored 3 runs. (India dismissed for 191 in 48.3 overs). West Indies won the match by 6 wickets.
Question 5
Which of the following is the largest Mammal in the world?
A
Southern Elephant Seal
B
Bumblebee Bat
C
African Bush Elephant
D
Blue Mammal
Question 5 Explanation: 
Blue Mammal:The blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) is a marine mammal belonging to the suborder ofbaleen whales. At 30 metres (98 ft) in length and 180 metric tons (200 short tons) or more in weight, it is the largest known animal to have ever existed
Question 6
The first recorded fatality of a car accident in the USA was Henry Bliss, on 13 September 1899. Where was it?
A
New York City
B
Detroit
C
Chicago
D
Dallas
Question 6 Explanation: 
New York City
Question 7
Donna Summer was popular in what genre of music?
A
Country and western
B
Disco
C
Jazz
D
Hip hop
Question 7 Explanation: 
Disco
Question 8
The Congo River is a river in which country?
A
Africa
B
America
C
Japan
D
France
Question 8 Explanation: 
Africa:The Congo River is a river in Africa. It is the second largest river in the world by discharge, and the world's deepest river with measured depths in excess of 220 m
Question 9
Which of these actors won an Oscar in 1959 for his work in "Separate Tables"?
A
David Niven
B
Lon Chaney, Jr.
C
Glenn Ford
D
James Stewart
Question 9 Explanation: 
David Niven
Question 10
Which scandal involving an oil well on public land occurred during the presidency of Warren Harding?
A
Petticoat affair
B
Lockheed bribery scandal
C
The tea pot dome scandal
D
Anna Pou case
Question 10 Explanation: 
The tea pot dome scandal
Question 11
Why was Muhammad Ali stripped of his 1964 world heavyweight boxing title?
A
In 1967 he refused to be conscripted into the US army
B
The World Boxing Federation thought he was preparing to emigrate to Cuba
C
He publicly criticised the USA involvement in the Vietnam War
D
He supported a friend accused of homosexual activity
Question 11 Explanation: 
In 1967 he refused to be conscripted into the US army
Question 12
Which of the following is the currency of Chile?
A
CFA Franc
B
Euro
C
Kwanza
D
Peso
Question 13
Which of these was an ex-pop star responsible for creating and directing a TV series called "Metal Mickey"?
A
Micky Dolenz
B
Cat Stevens
C
Engelbert Humperdinck
D
George Michael
Question 13 Explanation: 
Micky Dolenz
Question 14
Which city hosted the Commonwealth Games in 2002?
A
Manchester
B
Torquay
C
Blackpool
D
Milton Keynes
Question 14 Explanation: 
Manchester
Question 15
Digital wallet 'T-Wallet' launched by which state government?
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Telangana
C
Karntaka
D
Maharashtra
Question 15 Explanation: 
Telangana
Question 16
Tegucigalpa and ComayagUela together form the seat of government and the national capital of which country?
A
Republic of El Salvador
B
Republic of Guatemala
C
Republic of Honduras
D
Republic of Colombia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Republic of Honduras
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