General knowledge quiz 620

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The Gulfs of Tonkin and Thailand both lead to which body of water?
A
Dead Sea
B
Cosmonauts Sea
C
Gulf of Carpentaria
D
South China Sea
Question 1 Explanation: 
South China Sea
Question 2
Who invented the Watch?
A
J.Dickson
B
W.L.Judson
C
A.L.Breguet
D
J.B.Dunlop
Question 2 Explanation: 
A.L.Breguet:Abraham-Louis Breguet or Breguet was a horologist who made many innovations in the course of a career in watchmaking in France. In his lifetime he was considered the leading watchmaker of his day.
Question 3
The game Ticket to Ride involves what kind of transport?
A
Submarine
B
Horse
C
Pedestrian
D
Rail
Question 3 Explanation: 
Rail
Question 4
What is the Websites code for the country New Zealand?
A
NZ
B
NW
C
NE
D
ZL
Question 5
If a copper wire is increased to double its length, its resistance will become..........
A
No change
B
Half
C
Double
D
Triple
Question 5 Explanation: 
Double:Doubling the length will double the resistance, but the wire also must get thinner as it is stretched, because it will contain the same amount of metal in twice the length.
Question 6
The headquarter of the International Committee of Red Cross are at
A
Geneva
B
Paris
C
Rome
D
Stockholm
Question 7
In the 1930s, who was the first to win all 4 tennis Grand Slam titles?
A
Wilmer Allison
B
Jack Crawford
C
Don Budge
D
Fred Perry
Question 7 Explanation: 
Fred Perry
Question 8
Twisters, whirlwinds or cyclones are centred on
A
High pressure area
B
Low pressure area
C
Either 1 or 2
D
Both 1 and 2
Question 8 Explanation: 
Low pressure area:Tornadoes and twisters. Tornado and twister are different names for the same type of storm-a violently rotating column of air over land associated with a severe thunderstorm.
Question 9
What does the "S" stand for in the letters "SWALK" written on an envelope?
A
Spent
B
Signed
C
Stolen
D
Sealed
Question 9 Explanation: 
Sealed
Question 10
Which of these, in the strict sense of the word, is a bug?
A
Praying mantis
B
Ant
C
Woodlouse, or slater
D
Water boatman
Question 10 Explanation: 
Water boatman
Question 11
Which bank allow user to send money to their facebook friends without knowing their account numbers?
A
Kotak Mahindra Bank
B
Axis Bank
C
HDFC Bank
D
Lakshmi Vilas Bank
Question 11 Explanation: 
Kotak Mahindra Bank:Kay Pay-First of its kind money transfer service providing a simple way to send money to friends, without even knowing their account numbers Limit-2500-25000
Question 12
Which is the largest known of these invertebrates?
A
Jellyfish
B
Squid
C
Lobster
D
Octopus
Question 12 Explanation: 
Squid
Question 13
Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim are most usually associated with which work?
A
Candide
B
Porgy and Bess
C
West Side Story
D
A Little Night Music
Question 13 Explanation: 
West Side Story
Question 14
The sport parkour developed from what?
A
Skateboard techniques
B
Athletics training
C
Military style exercise
D
Free running
Question 14 Explanation: 
Military style exercise
Question 15
The year 1995 is the Golden Jubilee year of which of the following international organisations?
A
UNO
B
NAM
C
GATT (now WTO)
D
ASEAN
Question 16
Who wrote the songs "Suzanne", "First We Take Manhattan" and "Everybody Knows"?
A
Phil Ochs
B
Bob Dylan
C
Leonard Cohen
D
Serge Gainsbourg
Question 16 Explanation: 
Leonard Cohen
There are 16 questions to complete.

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