General knowledge quiz 594

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What did Sarah Ferguson and Beatrice & Eugenie film in the UK documentary "Duchess and Daughters" that caused an international incident?
A
A politician taking her clothes off
B
An aeroplane collision
C
Disabled children tied to their beds
D
Bare bottoms at Pampelonne near Saint-Tropez
Question 1 Explanation: 
Disabled children tied to their beds
Question 2
Which of these is the name of a panther in Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book"?
A
Bagheera
B
Mowgli
C
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi
D
Akela
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bagheera
Question 3
Manasbal Lake is located in..........
A
Uttarakhand
B
Assam
C
Sikkim
D
J & K
Question 4
CIC is an independent third party institution that collects financial data regarding loans, credit cards and more about individuals and shares it with its members. In CIC, I stands for
A
Interest
B
Internet
C
Information
D
Immediate
Question 4 Explanation: 
CIC-Credit Information Company
Question 5
From which country is it currently thought that we get chicken tikka masala?
A
Pakistan
B
India
C
Bangladesh
D
UK
Question 5 Explanation: 
UK
Question 6
When the Olympics was resurrected in modern times, with a Summer Olympics in 1896, where were the games held?
A
Palermo, Italy
B
London, UK
C
Paris, France
D
Athens, Greece
Question 6 Explanation: 
Athens, Greece
Question 7
Which of these nations has officially adopted the International System of Units as its primary system of measurement?
A
Burma
B
New Zealand
C
USA
D
Liberia
Question 7 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 8
Where was the film "Angel At My Table" (1990), starring New Zealander Kerry Fox, directed by New Zealander Jane Campion, and based on books by New Zealand writer Janet Frame, made?
A
Germany
B
France
C
Australia
D
USA
Question 8 Explanation: 
Australia
Question 9
Third Sunday in January observed as..........
A
World Radio Day
B
World Leprosy Day
C
World Refugee Day
D
World Religion Day
Question 10
From 1985 onwards, Mikhail Gorbachev introduced the policies of "glasnost" and "perestroika" in an attempt to modernise the country. What do these two words mean?
A
Fat and Happy
B
Peace and Love
C
Openness and Restructuring
D
Death and Glory
Question 10 Explanation: 
Openness and Restructuring
Question 11
Which future member of The Monkees pop group appeared on the TV series "Coronation Street"?
A
Mickey Dolenz
B
Mike Nesmith
C
Davy Jones
D
Peter Tork
Question 11 Explanation: 
Davy Jones
Question 12
What is a Russian name for a type of savoury pancakes?
A
Nachos
B
Succotash
C
Blinis
D
Gumbo
Question 12 Explanation: 
Blinis
Question 13
Hydathodes are also called..........
A
Water stomata
B
Starch Stomata
C
Water absorber
D
Protein Stomata
Question 13 Explanation: 
Water stomata:Hydathodes are specialized pores along the margins and apex of the leaf through which the secretion of water (guttation) takes place.Hydathodes or water stomata consists of vein endings, epithem, chamber and pores. Pore is surrounded by guard cells but it remains open permanently.
Question 14
Pandit Jasraj has established his reputation in which of the following fields?
A
Music
B
Literature
C
Sanskrit
D
Dance
Question 15
What does Cagliari refer to?
A
Fashion design
B
Food
C
Car
D
Football
Question 15 Explanation: 
Football
Question 16
Which of these countries has the largest land area?
A
Fiji
B
United Kingdom
C
Tonga
D
New Zealand
Question 16 Explanation: 
New Zealand
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