General knowledge quiz 609

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
I want to be rich and effluent is an example of what?
A
Spoonerism
B
Malapropism
C
Metaphor
D
Simile
Question 1 Explanation: 
Malapropism
Question 2
In English folklore, what symbolises fertility and rebirth?
A
The Red Lion
B
The Green Man
C
The Black Horse
D
The Yellow Peril
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Green Man
Question 3
Where is Guantanamo Bay?
A
Jamaica
B
Brazil
C
Virgin Islands
D
Cuba
Question 3 Explanation: 
Cuba
Question 4
The first permanent Indian oceanographic station, 'Dakshin Gangotry' during Antarctic Expedition, was set up in
A
April/March 1984
B
Dec. 1982/Jan 1983
C
Nov. 1985/Feb 1986
D
Dec. 1988/March 1989
Question 5
What is the name for a mysteriously flattened area in a field?
A
Crop circle
B
Wheat triangle
C
Maize maze
D
Cricket oval
Question 5 Explanation: 
Crop circle
Question 6
India's first Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) has been inaugurated in which city?
A
Varanasi
B
Pune
C
Mysuru
D
Mumbai
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mysuru
Question 7
RAM stands for...
A
Random Access Memory
B
Really Annoying Machine
C
Read A Manual
D
Real Absolute Memory
Question 8
A scarab beetle is also known as what?
A
Boll weevil
B
Death Watch Beetle
C
Stag Beetle
D
Dung beetle
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dung beetle
Question 9
What is a British comic strip character created by Reg Smythe, first published in August 1957, now written by Roger Mahoney (artist) and Roger Kettle (writer)?
A
Rockford
B
Popeye
C
Jiggs
D
Andy Capp
Question 9 Explanation: 
Andy Capp
Question 10
In which decade was Frank Sinatra born?
A
1940s
B
1910s
C
1920s
D
1930s
Question 10 Explanation: 
1910s
Question 11
Emperor Napoleon III commissioned what monument from the sculptor Aime Millet, which was installed in 1865 in Alise-Sainte-Reine, Burgundy, France?
A
Vercingetorix
B
Napoleon Bonaparte
C
Jeanne d'Arc
D
Emperor Charlemagne
Question 11 Explanation: 
Vercingetorix
Question 12
Kudremukh National Park located in..........
A
Karnataka
B
Nagaland
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Kerala
Question 13
The term 'regur' refers to
A
deltaic alluvial soils
B
lateral soils
C
black cotton soils
D
red and yellow soils
Question 14
Which French playwright, writing in the 20th century, produced "Les Parents Terribles", "Les Monstres Sacres" and "Les Chevaliers de la Table Ronde"?
A
Victor Hugo
B
Moliere
C
Johnny Hallyday
D
Jean Cocteau
Question 14 Explanation: 
Jean Cocteau
Question 15
What part of the human body does carpal tunnel syndrome affect?
A
Hand
B
Elbow
C
The arch of the foot
D
Head
Question 15 Explanation: 
Hand
Question 16
What is the capital of Montenegro?
A
Asuncion
B
Conakry
C
Lisbon
D
Podgorica
There are 16 questions to complete.

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