General knowledge quiz 506

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What reaction did Bob Dylan receive to the second night of his performances at the Newport Folk Festival on Sunday 25 July 1965?
A
Polite applause
B
Silence
C
Booing
D
Wild cheering
Question 1 Explanation: 
Booing
Question 2
What "Bridge" is home to a London football team and was the venue for precursor battle to the Battle of Hastings in 1066?
A
Stamford Bridge
B
London Bridge
C
Oxbridge
D
Weybridge
Question 2 Explanation: 
Stamford Bridge
Question 3
VINBAX, a six day-long military exercise is signed between India and which other country?
A
Thailand
B
Vietnam
C
Combodia
D
Laos
Question 3 Explanation: 
Armies of India and Vietnam began 'VINBAX', a six day-long military exercise in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. Vietnam-India Bilateral Army Exercise (VINBAX) is the first military exercise between India and Vietnam. Defence ties between India and Vietnam have strengthened in recent times with the primary focus being cooperation in the maritime domain. With the first protocol on defence cooperation signed in 1994, India and Vietnam have been periodically elevating their defence cooperation since then. In 2007, the ties were elevated to strategic level and thereafter a pact on boosting bilateral defence cooperation was signed in 2009. In 2016, India-Vietnam strategic partnership was elevated to a comprehensive strategic partnership
Question 4
What gambling game involves dealing 2 cards each to the player and the dealer, with the object of getting 9 or more points, counting their face value (except 10s and court cards, which count nothing)?
A
Roulette
B
Baccarat
C
Chemin de Fer
D
Craps
Question 4 Explanation: 
Baccarat
Question 5
The last episode of what BBC series aired on 29 August 2010 after 37 years of production, making it the longest-running sitcom in the world?
A
Last of the Summer Wine
B
Emmerdale
C
Only Fools and Horses
D
Doc Martin
Question 5 Explanation: 
Last of the Summer Wine
Question 6
Which of these is a burrowing insectivorous animal with small eyes and close fur?
A
Armadillo
B
Mole
C
Turtle
D
Daddy Long Legs
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mole
Question 7
Which of these is a small rodent found in the alpine regions of Europe, Asia and North America?
A
Mummer
B
Marmoset
C
Mango
D
Marmot
Question 7 Explanation: 
Marmot
Question 8
What type of system did Paul Nipkow, John Baird, and Charles Jenkins all invent?
A
Telephone
B
Early Warning
C
Electricity
D
Television
Question 8 Explanation: 
All of the inventors mentioned invented an early mechanical television system.
Question 9
Housing, machinery and furniture are considered as..........
A
Non-Profit Assets
B
Housing Assets
C
Financial Assets
D
Physical Assets
Question 9 Explanation: 
Physical Assets:Physical Assets:The physical assets include housing, machinery, furniture, fixture and real estate.
Question 10
According to the unpublished memoirs of animator Friz Freleng, which Clark Gable film inspired the character of Bugs Bunny due to the personality of a minor character, Oscar Shapely and his penchant for referring to Clark Gable's character as "Doc", an imaginary character named "Bugs Dooley" that Gable's character uses to frighten Shapely, and a scene in which Clark Gable eats carrots while talking quickly with his mouth full?
A
It Happened One Night (1934)
B
The Call of the Wild (1935)
C
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
D
Gone with the Wind (1939)
Question 10 Explanation: 
It Happened One Night (1934)
Question 11
What is the name for the British manufacturing district that includes Birmingham, Wolverhampton, West Bromich, Dudley, Smethwick and Walsall?
A
Leeds
B
Factory city
C
Industrial county
D
Black country
Question 11 Explanation: 
Black country
Question 12
What is the name for the centre of an atom?
A
Solar plexus
B
Nucleus
C
Orbit
D
Transport
Question 12 Explanation: 
Nucleus
Question 13
In 1562 a law passed in Venice limited the colour of gondolas used there to what colour?
A
Black
B
Dark blue
C
White and gold
D
Red
Question 13 Explanation: 
Black
Question 14
What was the name given to the largest alluvial gold nugget discovered by John Deason and Richard Oates at Moliagul, Victoria, Australia on 5 February 1869?
A
Digger's Friend
B
Welcome Stranger
C
Victoria's Secret
D
The Koh-i-Noor
Question 14 Explanation: 
Welcome Stranger
Question 15
Robin Hood wanted who to be on the English throne instead of King John?
A
Richard the Lionheart
B
Henry II
C
John's brother, Geoffrey
D
Louis XIV of France
Question 15 Explanation: 
Richard the Lionheart
Question 16
The Serengeti in Africa is predominantly what kind of countryside?
A
Limestone crags
B
Rolling hills
C
Marshland
D
Plains
Question 16 Explanation: 
Plains
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