General knowledge quiz 601

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
CORN FLAKES-Who made them first?
A
Nabisco
B
Kellogg
C
Quaker
D
Archers
Question 1 Explanation: 
Will Keith Kellogg discovered the corn flake, by mistake, in 1906. They were the result of an experiment which went wrong.
Question 2
The half-length portrait of Lisa di Anton Maria di Noldo Gherardini is better known by what name?
A
The Night Watch
B
Girl With a Pearl Earring
C
Mona Lisa
D
Pieta
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mona Lisa
Question 3
Who was the last British monarch to die in battle?
A
Henry V
B
Charles I
C
Richard III
D
Richard I
Question 3 Explanation: 
Richard III
Question 4
The musical "The King and I" is associated with which geographical area?
A
London
B
Thailand
C
Austria
D
New York
Question 4 Explanation: 
Thailand
Question 5
Which of these terms is applied to a humorous exaggerated imitation of an author, literary work, style, etc.?
A
Paradox
B
Parody
C
Palindrome
D
Pun
Question 5 Explanation: 
Parody
Question 6
What series of toys, aimed at little girls, was released by Hasbro in 1983?
A
Cabbage Patch Kids
B
Furby
C
My Little Pony
D
My Pretty Pony
Question 6 Explanation: 
My Little Pony
Question 7
Who won the Women's Cricket World Cup played at Sydney, Australia, in 2009?
A
Australia
B
New Zealand
C
England
D
India
Question 7 Explanation: 
England
Question 8
Permanent Secretariat to coordinate the implementation of SAARC programme is located at
A
Dhaka
B
New Delhi
C
Colombo
D
Kathmandu
Question 9
India's first freight village to come up in which Indian State?
A
Jharkhand
B
Haryana
C
Gujarat
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 9 Explanation: 
Uttar Pradesh
Question 10
Where are the Maldives?
A
Siberia
B
The Balkans
C
Sahara Desert
D
Indian Ocean
Question 10 Explanation: 
Indian Ocean
Question 11
Jack Kerouac is famous for what activity?
A
Astronomy
B
Writing books
C
Underwater exploration
D
Music composition
Question 11 Explanation: 
Writing books
Question 12
Which of these did not audition for the TV series "The Monkees"?
A
Davy Jones
B
Stephen Stills
C
Charles Manson
D
David Bowie
Question 12 Explanation: 
David Bowie
Question 13
In a coup in 2006, who seized power in Fiji?
A
Frank Bainimarama
B
Mahendra Chaudhry
C
Sitiveni Rabuka
D
George Speight
Question 13 Explanation: 
Frank Bainimarama
Question 14
What are the young of a frog called?
A
Tadpole
B
Maypole
C
Tenfitpole
D
Beanpole
Question 14 Explanation: 
Tadpole
Question 15
Gamma-coniceine and coniine are the two principles which contribute most to the poisonous effect of what plant?
A
Deadly nightshade
B
Foxglove
C
Hemlock
D
Monkshood
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hemlock
Question 16
Vitamin D preventing calcium loss from which part of body?
A
Heart
B
Kidney
C
Lungs
D
All of these
Question 16 Explanation: 
Kidney:Vitamin D regulates calcium levels in the blood by helping the body to absorb calcium from food and by preventing calcium loss from the kidneys.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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