General knowledge quiz 499

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Danish Krone is the currency of which of the following countries?
A
Greenland
B
Guatemala
C
Jamaica
D
Grenada
Question 1 Explanation: 
Greenland-Nuuk(Capital) and Danish Krone(Currency)
Question 2
Which Wonder of the Ancient World begun in 356 BC at Ephesus under the direction of Dinocrates took over a century to build?
A
Lighthouse at Alexandria
B
Sphinx
C
Colossus of Rhodes
D
Temple of Diana
Question 2 Explanation: 
Temple of Diana
Question 3
2021 World Aquatics Championships will be chaired by which of the following country?
A
Spain
B
China
C
Chile
D
Japan
Question 3 Explanation: 
-Japanese city of Fukuoka will host the 2021 World Aquatics Championships. The event will be hosted by Qatari the capital city of Doha.
Question 4
What title was held by Edward VIII after his abdication?
A
Duke of Buckingham
B
Duke of Edinburgh
C
Duke of Windsor
D
Duke of Balmoral
Question 4 Explanation: 
Duke of Windsor
Question 5
Which of these became a republic in 1792?
A
Russia
B
Sri Lanka
C
France
D
Sweden
Question 5 Explanation: 
France
Question 6
What is the name for the style of furniture made in England between 1603 and 1688?
A
Jacobean
B
Victorian
C
Pre-Norman
D
Ikea
Question 6 Explanation: 
Jacobean
Question 7
Which of these is a sudden and irrational fear of time?
A
Ephebiphobia
B
Chronophobia
C
Chemophobia
D
Christophobia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Chronophobia
Question 8
India's first International Centre for Foot and Mouth Disease (ICFMD) is established at which city of India?
A
New Delhi
B
Mumbai
C
Bhubaneswar
D
Kolkata
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bhubaneswar
Question 9
What did Lubumbashi, the second largest city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, used to be known as?
A
Jamestown
B
Victoria
C
elisabethville
D
Charleston
Question 9 Explanation: 
elisabethville
Question 10
Where is the tallest free-standing campanile (bell tower) in the world?
A
Paris, France
B
Pisa, Italy
C
Venice, Italy
D
Birmingham, UK
Question 10 Explanation: 
Birmingham, UK
Question 11
The international venue Roland Garros hosts tournaments in what sport?
A
Curling
B
Football (soccer)
C
Swimming
D
Tennis
Question 11 Explanation: 
Tennis
Question 12
Which of the following is Asia's first and the world's fastest stock exchange?
A
BSE
B
NSE
C
CSE
D
ISE
Question 12 Explanation: 
BSE is Asia's first stock exchange. It claims to be the world's fastest stock exchange, with a median trade speed of 6 microseconds.
Question 13
What animal does an ostler deal with?
A
Horses
B
Dogs
C
Cats
D
Gerbils
Question 13 Explanation: 
Horses
Question 14
Founded in 914 AD by the Vikings who built on the banks of the River Suir, and with Reginald's Tower as its most recognisable landmark, what is the oldest city in the Republic of Ireland?
A
Waterford
B
Cork
C
Galway
D
Limerick
Question 14 Explanation: 
Waterford
Question 15
Which of the following is primary sectors of Indian Economy?
A
Agriculture
B
Mining
C
Business
D
Community
Question 15 Explanation: 
Agriculture:The primary sector of the economy is the sector of an economy making direct use of natural resources. This includes agriculture, forestry and fishing.
Question 16
The Tien Shan, or Tian Shan, mountains lie to the north of which?
A
Beijing, China
B
Gobi Desert
C
Bhutan
D
Taklimakan Desert
Question 16 Explanation: 
Taklimakan Desert
There are 16 questions to complete.

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