General knowledge quiz 607

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which Glasgow group signed to Creation Records and recorded their debut single, "All Fall Down", in 1985?
A
Chicken Shack
B
Queensland
C
Bay City Rollers
D
Primal Scream
Question 1 Explanation: 
Primal Scream
Question 2
What does an horologist make?
A
Scary movies
B
Clocks
C
Furniture
D
Trouble
Question 2 Explanation: 
Clocks
Question 3
Which of these most nearly describes a link between South Sudan and Eritrea?
A
They are the first and last of the world's six newest sovereign states
B
They were colonised by Italy
C
They compete as a joint team as the Summer Olympics
D
They lie on opposite banks of the White Nile river
Question 3 Explanation: 
They are the first and last of the world's six newest sovereign states
Question 4
The Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, which began construction in 1882, was consecrated and declared a basilica by the Pope in what year?
A
1967
B
1901
C
2010
D
1985
Question 4 Explanation: 
2010
Question 5
Myrmecophily refers to an association, beneficial to either or both of the partners, between animals, or plants or fungi and which other?
A
Moths
B
Ants
C
Bees
D
Millipedes
Question 5 Explanation: 
Ants
Question 6
Schooner, midi, or handle are terms applied to what?
A
Types of small size sailing vessel
B
A mug of beer
C
A hand tool
D
Equipment for digital music manipulation
Question 6 Explanation: 
A mug of beer
Question 7
Which American TV series (2000 to 2004) centred on Winslow High School, a fictional public high school located in Boston, Massachusetts, had the slogan "Every day is a fight. For respect. For dignity. For sanity."?
A
The Practice
B
Boston Public
C
Boston Legal
D
Blackboard Jungle
Question 7 Explanation: 
Boston Public
Question 8
The latitude of South pole is..........
A
60o
B
180o
C
120o
D
90o
Question 8 Explanation: 
90o:The equator is at 0$^\circ$, and the North and South Pole are at 90$^\circ$ north and 90$^\circ$ south respectively.
Question 9
Who, when he took on the position, was the second-youngest US president to take office, the first US president born in the 20th century and, at age 43, the youngest elected to the office?
A
Grover Cleveland
B
Theodore Roosevelt
C
John F Kennedy
D
Ulysses S. Grant
Question 9 Explanation: 
John F Kennedy
Question 10
What amorphous form of graphite or pure carbon is used mainly as a lubricant for machinery?
A
Lard
B
Strychnine
C
Chicken fat
D
Blacklead
Question 10 Explanation: 
Blacklead
Question 11
Which former President of the USA was the father of American actress and author Patti Davis, who was called the "black sheep" of the family and had many well publicised conflicts with her parents?
A
Lyndon B Johnson
B
Jimmy Carter
C
Richard Nixon
D
Ronald Reagan
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ronald Reagan
Question 12
What name is given to the potential difference measured across a conductor of 1 ohm resistance when current of 1 ampere is flowing?
A
Kilowatt
B
Watt
C
Volt
D
Angstrom
Question 12 Explanation: 
Volt
Question 13
What cartoon character is depicted as having superhuman strength, originally, in 1929, gained by rubbing the head of the rare Whiffle Hen, and, from 1932, by eating spinach?
A
Andy Capp
B
Popeye
C
Jiggs
D
Rockford
Question 13 Explanation: 
Popeye
Question 14
Which of the following is the City of Diamonds?
A
Surat
B
Ahmedabad
C
Jaipur
D
Palanpur
Question 14 Explanation: 
Palanpur
Question 15
Named for its colour, originally called Greek and prized as a paint pigment, is the mixture of compounds of what?
A
Copper
B
Iron
C
Scale insects
D
Calcium
Question 15 Explanation: 
Copper
Question 16
In the nursery rhyme beginning "Hey Diddle Diddle", who was with a fiddle?
A
Cat
B
Cow
C
Little dog
D
Dish
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cat
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