General knowledge quiz 611

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The English poet, broadcaster, playwright and CBE who was a member of the Scaffold and the Grimms and was responsible for much of the humorous dialogue in the Beatles' "Yellow Submarine", also wrote which line?
A
...once in a lifetime The longed-for tidal wave Of justice can rise up And hope and history rhyme
B
The end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started & know the place for the first time
C
I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am
D
...not a clean & inbetween the sheets holywater death...
Question 1 Explanation: 
...not a clean & inbetween the sheets holywater death...
Question 2
Two Eastern Christian missionaries, brothers from Thessalonika, came as missionaries to Moravia in the ninth century CE as part of Christianisation requested by the Byzantine Emperor Michael III, and invented what?
A
The Cyrillic script
B
The Glagolitic script
C
The Eastern Orthodox Cross
D
The Patriarchal Cross
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Glagolitic script
Question 3
Dr. Gregory House, Dr. Lisa Cuddy, Dr. James Wilson, Dr. Robert Chase, Dr. Allison Cameron and Dr. Eric Foreman have all worked in which TV hospital?
A
Seattle Grace Hospital
B
Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital
C
Sacred Heart Teaching Hospital
D
Holby City Hospital
Question 3 Explanation: 
Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital
Question 4
What is the capital of Indonesia?
A
Kigali
B
Jakarta
C
Conakry
D
Tallinn
Question 5
In which city of telangana state, India's first National Park for differently abled people was inaugurated?
A
Warangal
B
Karimnagar
C
Nizambad
D
Hyderabad
Question 5 Explanation: 
Telangana State Government inaugurated India's first National Park for differently abled people in Hyderabad. The park has speech therapist, vocational training instructors and physiotherapist for the differently-abled children. The park was inaugurated by Telangana Municipal administration and Urban Development Minister K.T. Rama Rao. At the inauguration, Mr. Rao stated that Telangana State Government is also planning an Information technology (IT) park on similar lines.
Question 6
The Court of Arbitration for Sport was asked in 2017 to arbitrate on what in relation to Stand-up Paddleboarding?
A
Rules which would permit the sport to be included in the Olympic Games
B
An ongoing dispute over governance of the sport, including at Olympic level
C
Kind of sponsorship permitted for its world championships
D
A doping decision
Question 6 Explanation: 
An ongoing dispute over governance of the sport, including at Olympic level
Question 7
Student protests on the streets of central Dublin on 3 November 2010 involving 25, 000 to 40, 000 protesters, and in London 2 weeks later with 10, 000 protesters, were in opposition to what?
A
Religious intolerance
B
Military action in Afghanistan
C
Conscription
D
A proposed increase in university fees & cuts to student grants
Question 7 Explanation: 
A proposed increase in university fees & cuts to student grants
Question 8
..........is famous for Mohiniyattam
A
Ranjana Gauhar
B
Bahrati Shivaji
C
Malathy G. Menon
D
Yamini Reddy
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bahrati Shivaji:Bharati Shivaji is an Indian classical dancer of Mohiniyattom, choreographer and author, known for her contributions to the art form by way of performance, research and propagation
Question 9
Which part of fishes known as the Age of Fishes?
A
Cambrian
B
Devonian
C
Mesozoic
D
Silurian
Question 9 Explanation: 
Devonian:The Devonian, part of the Paleozoic era, is otherwise known as the Age of Fishes, as it spawned a remarkable variety of fish.
Question 10
What was the tagline of the 1973 film "American Graffiti"?
A
Where were you in '62?
B
Growing up with young Americans
C
We were three in '63
D
In '61 we did the ton
Question 10 Explanation: 
Where were you in '62?
Question 11
Marcel Duchamp, whose work was associated with the Dadaist and Surrealist movements, abandoned his successful career as an artist in the later part of his life to do what?
A
Play chess
B
Grow tulips
C
Breed horses
D
Become a politician
Question 11 Explanation: 
Play chess
Question 12
The first devaluation take place in June..........
A
1947
B
1889
C
1949
D
1935
Question 12 Explanation: 
1949:The first devaluation take place in June 1949, when the Indian rupees when the Indian rupee devaluated by 30.5%
Question 13
In US sport, what do the initials MLB stand for?
A
Major League Baseball
B
Minor League Basketball
C
Most Liked Batter
D
Multi-level Baseball
Question 13 Explanation: 
Major League Baseball
Question 14
The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development(IBRD) is an international financial institutions that offer loans to..........
A
Multinational Banks
B
Multinational Financial Institutions
C
Middle Income Developing Countries
D
Non Government Organizations
Question 14 Explanation: 
The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) is an international financial institution that offers loans to middle-income developing countries.
Question 15
Who synthesized the first wholly artificial gene?
A
Hargobind Khorana
B
J.J. Thompson
C
Benjamin Franklin
D
Meghnad Saha
Question 16
Which of these words is English slang for "head"?
A
Bunch
B
Ponce
C
Conch
D
Bonce
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bonce
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