General knowledge quiz 560

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is also known as Coffee port of the world
A
Britain
B
Beijing
C
Shantos
D
Brazil
Question 1 Explanation: 
Shantos:The Port of Santos is located in the city of Santos, Brazil. As of 2006, it is the busiest container port in Latin America.Brazil is the world's largest coffee producer, growing and exporting as much as 30% of the world's coffee.
Question 2
MAT stands for
A
Minimum Alternate Tax
B
Minimum Average Tax
C
Maximum Alternate Tax
D
Medium Alternate Tax
Question 2 Explanation: 
Minimum Alternate Tax:MAT stands for Minimum Alternate Tax and AMT stands for Alternate Minimum Tax. Initially the concept of MAT was introduced for companies and progressively it has been made applicable to all other taxpayers in the form of AMT
Question 3
What is the term used for a driver on Memorial Day weekend attempting to race in the Indianapolis 500 during the day and the Coca-Cola 600 during the night?
A
The Double
B
Two up
C
Twin crown
D
Hard work
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Double
Question 4
Tic-tac-toe is another name for which game?
A
Noughts and crosses
B
Solitaire
C
Hangman
D
Ludo
Question 4 Explanation: 
Noughts and crosses
Question 5
Which UK TV series, hosted by Lee Mack, features celebrities putting weird, unusual and over-the-top hypotheses to the test?
A
Would I Lie to You?
B
8 Out of 10 Cats
C
Duck Quacks Don't Echo
D
Mock the Week
Question 5 Explanation: 
Duck Quacks Don't Echo
Question 6
Salvador Dali, Max Ernst and Paul Klee are classified in what school of painting?
A
Modernist
B
Surrealist
C
Impressionist
D
Determinist
Question 6 Explanation: 
Surrealist
Question 7
What Brazilian city exports more coffee than any other port in the world?
A
Santos
B
Sao Paulo
C
Campo Grande
D
Manaus
Question 7 Explanation: 
Santos
Question 8
What international sporting body is based in Dublin, Ireland?
A
World Curling Federation
B
International Rugby Board
C
World Darts Federation
D
International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles
Question 8 Explanation: 
International Rugby Board
Question 9
What is meant by "dramatis personae"?
A
Over-emotional people
B
List of people in a play
C
People from northern Italy
D
People interviewed in the street by TV journalists
Question 9 Explanation: 
List of people in a play
Question 10
Who ordered the building of the Great Pyramid of Giza?
A
Khufu
B
Sneferu
C
Khafra
D
Minkhaf I
Question 10 Explanation: 
Khufu
Question 11
The number of waves in n x 10th Bohr's orbit are
A
n2
B
n
C
n-2
D
n3
Question 12
Freetown is the capital city of which country?
A
Liberia
B
Sierra Leone
C
Denmark
D
The Gabon
Question 12 Explanation: 
Sierra Leone
Question 13
Ankur Dhama associated with which sport?
A
Athlete
B
Wrestling
C
Swimming
D
Badminton
Question 13 Explanation: 
Athlete:Ankur Dhama was the first blind athlete to represent India in the Paralympics.
Question 14
What chemical materials does the process of photosynthesis depend on?
A
Carbon dioxide and water
B
Oxygen and water
C
Carbon and hydrogen
D
Oxygen and nitrogen
Question 14 Explanation: 
Carbon dioxide and water
Question 15
What event affecting television happened in the United States on 8 September 2008 and in Canada on 31 August 2011?
A
Beginning of cessation of analog transmissions
B
Deregulation of broadcasting organisations
C
Abolition of the FCC
D
Legislation requiring broadcasts in ethnic languages
Question 15 Explanation: 
Beginning of cessation of analog transmissions
Question 16
Who was the first US president to travel outside the USA while in office?
A
John F Kennedy
B
Thomas Jefferson
C
Abraham Lincoln
D
Theodore Roosevelt
Question 16 Explanation: 
Theodore Roosevelt
There are 16 questions to complete.

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