General knowledge quiz 521

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What unit of measurement is used to measure the height of a horse?
A
Feet
B
Hands
C
Heads
D
Toes
Question 1 Explanation: 
Hands
Question 2
'OS' computer abbreviation usually means?
A
Order of Significance
B
Open Software
C
Operating System
D
Optical Sensor
Question 3
Which movement was begun in 1909 by Richard Schirrmann, a German schoolteacher, and Wilhelm MUnker, a conservationist?
A
Boy scouts
B
Youth Hostels
C
The "Holiday Inn" hotel chain
D
Organised bicycling holidays
Question 3 Explanation: 
Youth Hostels
Question 4
Which Italian painter contemporary with Caravaggio, celebrated at the time but neglected until recently (with many paintings attributed to others), is admired for work celebrating female strength and chiaroscuro techniques?
A
Jerome David (1590-1663)
B
Pierre Dumonstier le Neveu (1585-1656)
C
Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653)
D
Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641)
Question 4 Explanation: 
Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653)
Question 5
Which of these events occurred first?
A
Last public performance of ABBA
B
First test tube baby born
C
The capture of Saigon by North Vietnamese army ends the Vietnam War
D
The film "2001:A Space Odyssey" premieres
Question 5 Explanation: 
The film "2001:A Space Odyssey" premieres
Question 6
Ranipur Wildlife Sanctuary located in which state?
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Mizoram
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 7
Woody Guthrie's life story is told in which of these books?
A
This Land:It Is My Land
B
Bound For Glory
C
Is That It?
D
I'm Not There
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bound For Glory
Question 8
The constitution of India at the time of adopting had only..........Schedules
A
8
B
10
C
6
D
12
Question 8 Explanation: 
8:The Indian constitution is the world's longest constitution.At the time of commencement, the constitution had 395 articles in 22 parts and 8 schedules.
Question 9
In darts, what is the name of the line behind which the throwing player must stand?
A
Oche
B
Char
C
Chukka
D
Jack
Question 9 Explanation: 
Oche
Question 10
On the US television show "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", what appears on Buffy's tombstone the second time she dies?
A
Vampires suck.
B
Here lies the true slayer.
C
Devoted daughter, sister, and friend.
D
She saved the world. A lot.
Question 10 Explanation: 
She saved the world. A lot.
Question 11
Over 40% of the population of the US state of Alaska live in which city?
A
Seattle
B
Anchorage
C
Juneau
D
Fairbanks
Question 11 Explanation: 
Anchorage
Question 12
The Rh factor refers to
A
a protein substance found in the blood of some people
B
a hormone carried by the blood
C
the ratio of red corpuscles to white corpuscles in the blood
D
a process that speeds up the clothing of blood
Question 13
Which of these songs is not from The King and I?
A
I Whistle a Happy Tune
B
Hello Young Lovers
C
Tonight
D
Shall We Dance
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tonight
Question 14
What is the next number in the series 1, 16, 81, 256, 625?
A
4096
B
2401
C
1296
D
1269
Question 14 Explanation: 
1296
Question 15
What is the science involved with the study, design, and manufacture of flight-capable machines, and the techniques of operating aircraft?
A
Aeronautics
B
Astrophysics
C
Acrobatics
D
Amnesiacs
Question 15 Explanation: 
Aeronautics
Question 16
Who was the Roman goddess of poetry, medicine, wisdom, commerce, weaving, crafts, magic, and the inventor of music?
A
Minerva
B
Pomfrey
C
Voldemort
D
Hagrid
Question 16 Explanation: 
Minerva
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