General knowledge quiz 630

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
One of the 50 states of the USA does not use the system based on English, and subsequently USA, common law which the rest use, but bases its civil law on Spanish and which other law system?
A
Portuguese
B
Dutch
C
French
D
Norwegian
Question 1 Explanation: 
French
Question 2
In which country is the city of Cardiff?
A
Scotland
B
England
C
Wales
D
Northern Ireland
Question 2 Explanation: 
Wales
Question 3
What was the name of the British Home Guard when it was founded in 1940?
A
Territorial Army
B
Dad's Army
C
Neighbourhood Watch
D
Local Defence Volunteers
Question 3 Explanation: 
Local Defence Volunteers
Question 4
In what sport are the "stones" aimed at the "house"?
A
Rounders
B
Croquet
C
Quoits
D
Curling
Question 4 Explanation: 
Curling
Question 5
Who is the author of the book 'Beren And Luthien'?
A
J.R.R. Tolkien
B
Christopher Tolkien
C
Alan Lee
D
Neil Gaiman
Question 5 Explanation: 
J.R.R. Tolkien
Question 6
In which part of the body would you find the bone called the trapezium?
A
Elbow
B
Knee
C
Ankle
D
Wrist
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wrist
Question 7
Which is used to measures strength of electric current?
A
Ammeter
B
Altimeter
C
Audiometer
D
Electrometer
Question 7 Explanation: 
Ammeter:An ammeter is a measuring instrument used to measure the current in a circuit. Electric currents are measured in amperes
Question 8
Who was the hero in the "Die Hard" series of films?
A
John McLane
B
Don MacLaine
C
Don Ameche
D
John McCain
Question 8 Explanation: 
John McLane
Question 9
Who suggested that most of the mass of the atom is located in the nucleus?
A
Thompson
B
Bohr
C
Rutherford
D
Einstein
Question 10
Where is Bass Strait?
A
Between Alaska and Siberia
B
Between Tasmania and the Australian mainland
C
Between Ireland and Iceland
D
Between Australia and New Zealand
Question 10 Explanation: 
Between Tasmania and the Australian mainland
Question 11
Which of these palaces has the largest floor area?
A
Palace of Versailles
B
Apostolic Palace, Vatican City
C
Buckingham Palace, London
D
Grand Kremlin Palace, Moscow
Question 11 Explanation: 
Apostolic Palace, Vatican City
Question 12
Which of these painters was born first?
A
Picasso
B
Constable
C
Da Vinci
D
Dali
Question 12 Explanation: 
Da Vinci
Question 13
Which film that won an Oscar for Best Picture, explores prejudice against Jews and Afro-Americans over the period 1948 to 1973?
A
Born on the Fourth of July
B
Rain Man
C
Driving Miss Daisy
D
The Bourne Supremacy
Question 13 Explanation: 
Driving Miss Daisy
Question 14
Immediately prior to the United States Congress activated in 1789, the governing body was called what?
A
Continental Congress of the United Colonies
B
United States Congress under the Articles of Confederation
C
Parliament of America
D
The Witenagemot of the United States
Question 14 Explanation: 
United States Congress under the Articles of Confederation
Question 15
Which of the following is National Agriculture Market portal?
A
NAM.in
B
eNAM
C
eAGR
D
NAM.com
Question 15 Explanation: 
eNAM:Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched National Agriculture Market portal eNAM to connect e-mandis in several States.
Question 16
Paul Galdone illustrated a series of children's books written by Eve Titus about a mouse called what?
A
Ratatouille
B
Anatole
C
Fievel
D
Mrs Brisby
Question 16 Explanation: 
Anatole
There are 16 questions to complete.

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