General knowledge quiz 581

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a honey-and herb-flavoured golden scotch whisky liqueur made from aged malt whisky, heather honey and a secret blend of herbs and spices, produced in Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland?
A
Grand Marnier
B
Chambord
C
Chartreuse
D
Drambuie
Question 1 Explanation: 
Drambuie
Question 2
What sort of animal is Beatrix Potter's "Mrs Tiggywinkle"?
A
Hedehog
B
Frog
C
Mouse
D
Rabbit
Question 2 Explanation: 
Hedehog
Question 3
What usually completes the phrase "As..........as a grig?
A
Grim
B
Merry
C
Small
D
Green
Question 3 Explanation: 
Merry
Question 4
What name is given by scholars to the first 6 books of the Old Testament of the Bible?
A
Originals
B
Hexateuch
C
Dead Sea Scrolls
D
Da Vinci Papers
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hexateuch
Question 5
How does LIDAR measure distance?
A
Measures ultrasonic pulses sent to and reflected from a target
B
Measures pulses of a laser light sent to and reflected from a target
C
Measures changes in a target's passive radiation
D
Differences in GPS
Question 5 Explanation: 
Measures pulses of a laser light sent to and reflected from a target
Question 6
Glencoe, Praga, Peterloo, Waterloo Creek, and Hue are known as what?
A
Music festivals
B
Battles
C
Massacres
D
University cities
Question 6 Explanation: 
Massacres
Question 7
Followers of which religion observe Ramadan?
A
Hinduism
B
Buddhism
C
Islam
D
Shintoism
Question 7 Explanation: 
Islam
Question 8
Greeks wanting to encipher a text used the scytale to perform what?
A
Telegraph code
B
Transposition cipher
C
Stream cipher
D
Symmetric key algorithm
Question 8 Explanation: 
Transposition cipher
Question 9
What is an American food made from small pieces of cornmeal bread that are deep fried or baked, the ingredients of which include cornmeal, flour, eggs, salt, baking soda, milk, and water, and sometimes kernel corn, onion, spring onion and peppers?
A
Shushgoslings
B
Quietkitties
C
Silentchickies
D
Hushpuppies
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hushpuppies
Question 10
Who would use a creel?
A
Electrician
B
Fisherman
C
Blacksmith
D
Ostler
Question 10 Explanation: 
Fisherman
Question 11
What was Scottish inventor James Watt interested in?
A
Electricity
B
Steam power
C
Mechanical spinning of wool
D
Splitting the atom
Question 11 Explanation: 
Steam power
Question 12
The international body called "FIFA" administers which sport?
A
Swimming
B
Football
C
Motor racing
D
Motor cycling
Question 12 Explanation: 
Football
Question 13
Wilberforce, Clarkson, Zachary, Macauley and Brougham were instrumental in ending what practice in the British Empire from 1807?
A
Capital punishment
B
The slave trade
C
Arms sales to native persons
D
The sale of liquor to indigenous peoples
Question 13 Explanation: 
The slave trade
Question 14
The Headquarters of NHB located in..........
A
Chennai
B
Mumbai
C
New Delhi
D
Gurugram
Question 14 Explanation: 
Headquarters of NHB located in New Delhi
Question 15
Electric, fuel cell, gravity, Wankel are all types of what?
A
Batteries legal for Motocross
B
Formula Three power tweaks
C
Go-kart engines
D
Radiator cooling systems
Question 15 Explanation: 
Go-kart engines
Question 16
The US television series "NCIS" (2003-now) focuses on criminal investigations involving what?
A
Homeland terrorist attacks
B
US Navy and Marine Corps
C
Drug running
D
US Naval Intelligence
Question 16 Explanation: 
US Navy and Marine Corps
There are 16 questions to complete.

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