General knowledge quiz 568

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is the inventor of Apple Computers
A
Percy Spencer
B
Vint Cerf
C
Steve Jobs
D
Bill Gates
Question 1 Explanation: 
Steve Jobs:Steven Paul ''Steve Jobs'' was an American information technology entrepreneur and inventor. He was the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer (CEO) of Apple Inc CEO
Question 2
Who did Stone Cold Steve Austin wrestle at the 1998 edition of "Over the Edge"?
A
Cactus Jack
B
Mankind
C
Dude Love
D
Mick Foley
Question 2 Explanation: 
Even though Mick Foley portrayed all of these gimmicks, he wrestled Stone Cold under Dude Love. The match had Vince McMahon as the referee. It started off as a regular match. Vince then changed it to No Holds Barred so Dude Love can use weapons. Finally he changed it to Falls Count Anywhere. That happened when Love had Austin knocked out while outside the ring. Since Vince is the owner and assigned himself as referee he could do what he wants. After all of that, Austin still retained his title that night.
Question 3
What caused the end of the last kingdom of Italy?
A
Public referendum
B
The monarch abdicated
C
Italy was annexed
D
The Allies who prevailed in WW II deposed the monarch
Question 3 Explanation: 
Public referendum
Question 4
What part of the body produces insulin?
A
Kidney
B
Liver
C
Pancreas
D
Spleen
Question 4 Explanation: 
Pancreas
Question 5
Who is related to revolt of 1857?
A
Gopal Krishna Gokhale
B
Mangal Pandey
C
Mahatma Gandhi
D
Lal Bahadur Shastri
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mangal Pandey was an Indian soldier who played a key part in events immediately preceding the outbreak of the Indian rebellion of 1857.
Question 6
Shane Lynch, Mikey Graham and Keith Duffy were members of which group?
A
Rolling Stones
B
Take That
C
Boyzone
D
Bay City Rollers
Question 6 Explanation: 
Boyzone
Question 7
What is the main ingredient of a plain omelette?
A
Cabbage
B
Raisins
C
Beef
D
Eggs
Question 7 Explanation: 
Eggs
Question 8
Which parts of the Earth's surface are thought to closest to the core?
A
The Kermadec Trench
B
The Horizon Deep
C
The Galathea Depth
D
The Challenger Deep
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Challenger Deep
Question 9
Which of these is not an official language of Switzerland?
A
French
B
English
C
Italian
D
German
Question 9 Explanation: 
English
Question 10
The title of 'Viceroy' was added to the office of the Governor-General of India for the first time in
A
1848 AD
B
1856 AD
C
1858 AD
D
1862 AD
Question 11
Between 1985 and 1991 a number of demonstrations and protests led to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania variously taking back their independence from the USSR and (later) Russia; what overall name has characterised the revolution?
A
Singing Revolution
B
Gentle Revolution
C
Velvet Revolution
D
Carnation Revolution
Question 11 Explanation: 
Singing Revolution
Question 12
Who played the longest tennis match at Wimbledon?
A
Pancho Gonzalez and Charlie Passarell, 1969
B
Roger Federer and Andy Roddick, 2009
C
Boris Becker and Stefan Edberg, 1989
D
Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi, 1999
Question 12 Explanation: 
Pancho Gonzalez and Charlie Passarell, 1969
Question 13
Which poet is buried in an upright position in Westminster Abbey?
A
William Blake
B
W B Yeats
C
Ben Jonson
D
John Keats
Question 13 Explanation: 
Ben Jonson
Question 14
In what country did the Boxer War, or Boxer Rebellion, happen?
A
Australia
B
USA
C
China
D
Japan
Question 14 Explanation: 
China
Question 15
..........is a progressive tax
A
Entertainment tax
B
Sales tax
C
Customs duty
D
Income tax
Question 15 Explanation: 
Income tax:A progressive tax is a tax that takes a larger percentage from the income of high-income earners than it does from low-income individuals. Ex-Income tax
Question 16
In September 1581, Francis Drake became mayor of which of these cities?
A
Birmingham
B
Glasgow
C
Plymouth
D
Manchester
Question 16 Explanation: 
Plymouth
There are 16 questions to complete.

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