General knowledge quiz 57

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Approximately what is the population of China?
A
5, 000 million
B
1, 400 million
C
1, 000 million
D
500 million
Question 1 Explanation: 
1, 400 million
Question 2
What man-made waterway was constructed between 1859 and 1869?
A
Corinth Canal
B
Panama Canal
C
Kiel Canal
D
Suez Canal
Question 2 Explanation: 
Suez Canal
Question 3
When is International Civil Aviation Day celebrated?
A
December 27
B
December 17
C
December 7
D
December 5
Question 3 Explanation: 
7-Dec
Question 4
The absent-minded Professor Calculus was a colleague of which fictional character?
A
Dr Frankenstein
B
Tarzan
C
Sherlock Holmes
D
Tin Tin
Question 4 Explanation: 
Tin Tin
Question 5
The 2003 Right Livelihood Honorary Award honors.........., when the jury recognizes "for his steadfast work over many years for a world free of nuclear weapons".
A
New Zealand's former Prime Minister David Lange
B
Martin Almada (Australia)
C
Martin Green (Australia)
D
None of the above
Question 6
The first recipient of Bharat Ratna award in 1954 was
A
S. Radhakrishnan
B
C.Rajagopalachari
C
C.V. Raman
D
Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 7
In David Hockney's painting "Mr and Mrs Clark and Percy", what is Percy?
A
Aspidistra
B
Statue of an elephant
C
Cat
D
Fiat Bambina
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cat
Question 8
Who has scored the most runs in a single First-class innings?
A
Hanif Mohammad
B
Brian Lara
C
Sir Donald Bradman
D
Sachin Tendulkar
Question 9
What name was given to Colleen LaRose, who was accused of conspiring with fighters overseas and pledging to commit murder in the name of a Muslim holy war, and pleaded not guilty in court in Philadelphia in March 2010?
A
Alice Quaeda
B
Taleban Tina
C
Jihad Jane
D
Muslim Mary
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jihad Jane
Question 10
Which US TV series (2008-13) had immense audience as well as critical acclaim (and awards, e.g. two of its main actors won Emmy Awards in multiple years) and figures in the Guinness Book of Records?
A
The Sopranos
B
Mad Men
C
Breaking Bad
D
The Wire
Question 10 Explanation: 
Breaking Bad
Question 11
Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world.It is located in..........
A
Sikkim
B
Tamilnadu
C
Gujarat
D
Karnataka
Question 11 Explanation: 
-Gurudongmar Lake is one of the highest lakes in the world. This fresh-water lake is located northeast of the Kangchenjunga range in Sikkim.
Question 12
Which of these includes termites in its diet?
A
Matabele ant
B
Aardwolf
C
Sun bear
D
All of them
Question 12 Explanation: 
All of them
Question 13
If you are holding a musical instrument with F-holes what are you likely to be holding?
A
A balalaika
B
A guitar
C
A cor anglais
D
A bowed string instrument
Question 13 Explanation: 
A bowed string instrument
Question 14
What is the name of the reverse image on film, from which a photograph is printed?
A
Negative
B
Positive
C
Infinite
D
Prime
Question 14 Explanation: 
Negative
Question 15
How many times has Brazil won the World Cup Football Championship?
A
Four times
B
Twice
C
Five times
D
Once
Question 16
The first Dada Saheb Phalke Award, given in 1969, was received by
A
Devika Rani
B
Pankaj Mullick
C
Kanan Devi
D
Sohrab Modi
There are 16 questions to complete.

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