General knowledge quiz 502

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What was the name that US President Franklin D. Roosevelt gave to his package of economic programmes in the mid 1930's with the goals of "the 3 R's":Relief to the unemployed & farmers, Reform of business and financial practices, and Recovery of the economy?
A
Depression delights
B
The New Deal
C
Peace and Love
D
Watergate
Question 1 Explanation: 
The New Deal
Question 2
The Soviet Union did not participate in the Olympics until 1952, and from 1928 organised an alternative international sports event. What were these games called?
A
Spartakiads
B
Friendly Games
C
Soviet Sport Games
D
Russian Roulette
Question 2 Explanation: 
Spartakiads
Question 3
Which of these is a portable media player launched by Apple on October 23, 2001?
A
oMiGo
B
pPod
C
iDunno
D
iPod
Question 3 Explanation: 
iPod
Question 4
The largest fish exporting region in the world is
A
the north-east atlantic region
B
the north-east pacific region
C
the north-west pacific region
D
the south-east asian region
Question 5
Which is the national animal of Greece?
A
Rooster
B
Dolphins
C
Sparrow
D
Swan
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dolphins:The national animal of Greece is the dolphin, which is associated with the Greek god Delphinus.Greece's national bird is the mythical phoenix.
Question 6
Which 1967 film ended with the deaths of the characters played by Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty?
A
Bonnie and Clyde
B
Thelma and Louise
C
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
D
Funny Girl
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bonnie and Clyde
Question 7
Which of these is a position in cricket?
A
Striker
B
Lock
C
Silly mid-on
D
Goal Attack
Question 7 Explanation: 
Silly mid-on
Question 8
Gabriel Loire, Mordecai Ardon and Marcelle Ferron are known for their art work in what medium?
A
Grained wood
B
Dyed cloth
C
Stained glass
D
Striped paint
Question 8 Explanation: 
Stained glass
Question 9
Which is the capital city of Montenegro?
A
Podgorica
B
Budva
C
Kotor
D
Tivat
Question 9 Explanation: 
Podgorica
Question 10
The family of stars with which the Sun is related is..........
A
Supernova
B
Nysa
C
Draco
D
Cosmo
Question 10 Explanation: 
Supernova:A supernova is an explosion of a massive supergiant star. It may shine with the brightness of 10 billion suns. The total energy output may be 1044 joules.
Question 11
According to the Guinness Book of World Records this song is the second most popular in the English language; it is sung to a tune allegedly composed in France in 1709 and later popularised by Marie Antoinette, and is sung in multiple language versions including Klingon. Which song is it?
A
For He's a Jolly Good Fellow
B
In an English Country Garden
C
Eeny Meeny Miny Moe
D
It Was a Little Sailor
Question 11 Explanation: 
For He's a Jolly Good Fellow
Question 12
What term is used almost exclusively to describe a self-contained piece for one voice usually with orchestral accompaniment, commonly in opera, although they also form movements of oratorios and cantatas?
A
Cadenza
B
Aria
C
Canto
D
Karaoke
Question 12 Explanation: 
Aria
Question 13
..........is the longest lake in India and the largest lake in the state of Kerala
A
Vembanand Lake
B
Pulicat Lake
C
Pangong Lake
D
Kolleru Lake
Question 13 Explanation: 
Vembanand Lake:Vembanad is the longest lake in India, and the largest lake in the state of Kerala. It is also counted as one of the largest lakes in India
Question 14
What is likely to be achieved by tedding something?
A
Talk in fields of technology or electronics
B
Dried grass, hay, or straw
C
Boredom
D
A sharp point
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dried grass, hay, or straw
Question 15
Chief Superintendent Strange, the Divisional Commander for Oxford city, of the Thames Valley Police force, is whose boss?
A
Detective Inspector Wexford
B
Inspector Morse
C
Chief Inspector Dreyfus
D
Superintendent Jack Meadows
Question 15 Explanation: 
Inspector Morse
Question 16
Which was the first of these Disney films to be released?
A
The Jungle Book
B
The Lion King
C
The Aristocats
D
The Little Mermaid
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Jungle Book
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