General knowledge quiz 570

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In which cropping system, the trees or shrubs are planted in wide strip?
A
Solo cropping
B
Strip cropping
C
Alley cropping
D
Mixed cropping
Question 1 Explanation: 
Strip cropping:Strip cropping is a method of farming which involves cultivating a field partitioned into long, narrow strips which are alternated in a crop rotation system
Question 2
Which of these is a unit of measurement of luminous intensity?
A
Kelvin
B
Ampere
C
Candela
D
Mole
Question 2 Explanation: 
Candela
Question 3
Which of the first four monarchs of England after the Norman Conquest in 1066-William I, II, Henry I, and Stephen-died of old age and illness?
A
William I
B
All of them
C
Stephen
D
Henry I
Question 3 Explanation: 
Stephen
Question 4
As on 30 September 2015 there are..........Maharatnas, ..........Navratnas and..........Miniratnas
A
7, 17 and 73
B
7, 12 and 77
C
6, 16 and 36
D
7, 16 and 56
Question 4 Explanation: 
7, 17 and 73:As on 30 September 2015 there are 7 Maharatnas, 17 Navratnas and 73 Miniratnas
Question 5
Omar Sharif played the title character in the 1965 film of what 1957 novel by the Russian writer Boris Pasternak?
A
Dr Zhivago
B
Goethe's Faust
C
Second Birth
D
Childhood
Question 5 Explanation: 
Dr Zhivago
Question 6
In 1927 one of the players involved in a USA scandal 8 years earlier alleged that 1917 games were ''thrown by Detroit in exchange for money, and that Chicago had thrown three games in 1919 as a kind of belated thank you''". What was the sport?
A
Major League Baseball
B
Tennis
C
Gridiron
D
Badminton
Question 6 Explanation: 
Major League Baseball
Question 7
..........is located in Mizoram.
A
Mollem National Park
B
Ntangki National Park
C
Blue Mountain National Park
D
Mrugavani National Park
Question 7 Explanation: 
Blue Mountain National Park:Phawngpui National Park or Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park is one of the two national parks of India in Mizoram.
Question 8
Lon Chaney appeared in 1923 in a role he originated (and for which did his best make up job), in which of these films?
A
Tell It To The Marines
B
The Fall of Montezuma
C
The Hunchback Of Notre Dame
D
The General
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Hunchback Of Notre Dame
Question 9
Which English King was married to Eleanor of Aquitaine?
A
Richard I
B
Henry I
C
Henry V
D
Henry II
Question 9 Explanation: 
Henry II
Question 10
Where is a proscenium arch usually found?
A
In a theatre
B
In a cathedral
C
Under a bridge
D
Under someone's foot
Question 10 Explanation: 
In a theatre
Question 11
Which of these is an ape that can swing from branch to branch for distances of up to 15 m (50 ft), at speeds as high as 56 km/h (35 mph), make leaps of up to 8 m (27 ft), and walk on two feet with its arms raised for balance?
A
Gibbon
B
Chimpanzee
C
Gorilla
D
Orangutan
Question 11 Explanation: 
Gibbon
Question 12
What was one of the early actions by the independent United Provinces of Central America, or the Federal Republic of Central America, after it was formed in 1823?
A
Abolition of slavery
B
Extension of suffrage to all inhabitants
C
Restoration of ancient religions
D
Establishment of national parks in all five countries
Question 12 Explanation: 
Abolition of slavery
Question 13
What phrase is applied to people temporarily in charge of a child?
A
Ich dien
B
En garde
C
In flagrante delicto
D
In loco parentis
Question 13 Explanation: 
In loco parentis
Question 14
April 7 observed as..........
A
World Hemophilia Day
B
International Day of Forests
C
World Water Day
D
World Health Day
Question 15
Chris Stein, Debbie Harry, Clem Burke, Jimmy Destri and Gary Valentine, originally billed as "Angel and the Snake", achieved fame under what name?
A
Yes
B
Oasis
C
The Pretenders
D
Blondie
Question 15 Explanation: 
Blondie
Question 16
In December 2015 what was recorded about Lake Poopo, a saline lake, the second largest high altitude lake in Bolivia?
A
Salinity dropped below 0.1 ppt, making it officially fresh water
B
The first Greater Flamingos were seen nesting round the lake
C
The lake was officially declared to have evaporated
D
Commercial natural gas deposits were found under the lake bed
Question 16 Explanation: 
The lake was officially declared to have evaporated
There are 16 questions to complete.

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