General knowledge quiz 580

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is a farrow?
A
Coral island
B
Field not being used
C
Burial mound
D
A litter of pigs
Question 1 Explanation: 
A litter of pigs
Question 2
What is another name for a wild hyacinth?
A
Gladiolus
B
Bluebell
C
Petunia
D
Delphinium
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bluebell
Question 3
What is the full form of CSMC?
A
Central Seeds and Minerals Corporation
B
Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee
C
Civil Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee
D
Civil Standards and Measurements Confederation
Question 3 Explanation: 
Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee
Question 4
What part of Pinocchio's body extended when he told a lie?
A
Ear
B
Nose
C
Foot
D
Toe
Question 4 Explanation: 
Nose
Question 5
In Greek legend, Narcissus was famous for which of the following?
A
Faling in love with his reflection
B
Killing a monster
C
Killing his parents
D
Saving the world from a comet
Question 5 Explanation: 
Faling in love with his reflection
Question 6
North Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO) was signed in 1949 at..........
A
Rome, Italy
B
Paris, France
C
Geneva, Switzerland
D
London, UK
Question 6 Explanation: 
Geneva, Switzerland:The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949. Headquarters:Brussels, Belgium
Question 7
What is the second longest named river in the USA, which runs from Lake Hasca, Minnesota, to the Gulf of Mexico?
A
Colorado
B
Missouri
C
Mississippi
D
Hudson
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mississippi
Question 8
Koteshwar Dam is a gravity dam on..........River
A
Kaveri
B
Bhagirathi
C
Ravi
D
Chambal
Question 9
The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture(ICBA)'s headquarters located in
A
Beijing, China
B
New Delhi, India
C
Dubai, UAE
D
Rome, Italy
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dubai, UAE:ICBA (International Center for Biosaline Agriculture) is an international, non-profit agricultural research and development center which focuses on the closely linked issues of water, environment, income, and food security. It's headquarters is located in Dubai, UAE.
Question 10
A genus of colourful flowering plants, whose name means "daughter of the wind" is called what?
A
Anemochory
B
Anenome
C
Anemometer
D
Anemone
Question 10 Explanation: 
Anemone
Question 11
Which English-born conductor worked with orchestras in Cincinatti, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Hollywood, New York and Houston, and collaborated with Walt Disney to produce the film "Fantasia"?
A
Artur Bodanzky
B
Leopold Stokowski
C
Alfred Hertz
D
Erich Leinsdorf
Question 11 Explanation: 
Leopold Stokowski
Question 12
Which of these married one of the children of Queen Elizabeth II the earliest?
A
Camilla Parker-Bowles
B
Sophie Rhys-Jones
C
Sarah Ferguson
D
Timothy Laurence
Question 12 Explanation: 
Sarah Ferguson
Question 13
Where would you go in all of U.S. territory to see the first sunrise of a new day at the equinox?
A
Point Udall, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
B
Pochnoi Point, Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska
C
Peacock Point, Wake Island, in the west Pacific Ocean
D
Sail Rock, Maine
Question 13 Explanation: 
Peacock Point, Wake Island, in the west Pacific Ocean
Question 14
A television film released by Disney Channel Original Movie in 2006 was "High School..." what?
A
Drama
B
Ballet
C
Opera
D
Musical
Question 14 Explanation: 
Musical
Question 15
Who had his first prize fight in 1914, became world heavyweight champion at Toledo in 1919 and was champion until defeated in 1926?
A
Jess Willard
B
Jack Dempsey
C
Cassius Clay
D
Joe Louis
Question 15 Explanation: 
Jack Dempsey
Question 16
Who was the main character in the Who's rock opera "Tommy", the boy traumatised by the murder of his mother's lover?
A
Tommy Trinder
B
Tommy Tucker
C
Tommy Walker
D
Tommy Hilfiger
Question 16 Explanation: 
Tommy Walker
There are 16 questions to complete.

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