General knowledge quiz 654

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
These are the last lines of which play:"A girl has just died-on her way to the infirmary-after swallowing some disinfectant. And a Police Inspector is on his way here-to ask some-questions."
A
"An Inspector Calls" by J B Priestley
B
"Twelve Angry Men" by Reginald Rose
C
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" by Edward Albee
D
"Look Back In Anger" by John Osborne
Question 1 Explanation: 
"An Inspector Calls" by J B Priestley
Question 2
Name the First-ever Insurance Policy launched by Star Health Insurance for Persons Diagnosed with Cancer?
A
Star Cancer insurance
B
Star Cancer Care Gold
C
Star Cancer care policy
D
Star Cancer pay-out benefits
Question 2 Explanation: 
Star Health and Allied Insurance (SHAI) has introduced first-ever health insurance cover for people already diagnosed with cancer. This insurance policy has been named 'Star Cancer Care Gold'. It covers the risk of recurrence, the spread of cancer (metastasis) and second cancer (second malignancy).
Question 3
Where is the Marsh of Decay?
A
On the Moon
B
In the film "Labyrinth" (1986)
C
On Mars
D
Ilkley Moor, England
Question 3 Explanation: 
On the Moon
Question 4
What date is famous for four co-ordinated terrorist attacks in the USA on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and the United States Capitol?
A
September 11 2005
B
September 11 2001
C
September 11 2009
D
September 11 2012
Question 4 Explanation: 
September 11 2001
Question 5
Who is the father of Geometry?
A
Aristotle
B
Euclid
C
Pythagoras
D
Kepler
Question 6
Which of these Islamic organisations or associations is based in Lebanon?
A
Hezbollah
B
Hamas
C
Alawites
D
Al-Nusra
Question 6 Explanation: 
Hezbollah
Question 7
Which of the following is the constituency of Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi?
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Assam
D
Jharkhand
Question 8
The inner core of the candle flame is initially in which colour?
A
Light Blue
B
Red
C
Yellow
D
Orange
Question 8 Explanation: 
Light Blue:The inner core of the candle flame is light blue, with a temperature of around 1800 K (1500 $^\circ$C). That is the hottest part of the flame. The color inside the flame becomes yellow, orange, and finally red
Question 9
Which of the following passes lies in the Sutlej Valley?
A
Nathu La
B
Shipki La
C
Jelep La
D
Sherabthanga
Question 9 Explanation: 
Shipki La is a mountain pass and border post on the India-China border. The river Sutlej enters India (from Tibet) through this pass.
Question 10
Which of these cities was not taken into Polish territory immediately after World War II?
A
Vilnius
B
Gdansk
C
Szczecin
D
Wroclaw
Question 10 Explanation: 
Vilnius
Question 11
Which of the following is used for washing wounds?
A
Tartaric Acid
B
Salicyclic Acid
C
Oxalic Acid
D
Boric Acid
Question 11 Explanation: 
Boric Acid:Boric acid can be used as an antiseptic for minor burns or cuts. It can be applied in very dilute solution as an eye wash, or to treat certain outer ear infections. It is an ingredient of various dressings and salves.
Question 12
What kind of film is director/writer Jacques Tati known for?
A
Comedy
B
Film noir
C
Westerns
D
Musicals
Question 12 Explanation: 
Comedy
Question 13
Erik the Red was convicted of killing both Thorgest (after a dispute over a shovel) and Valthjof (who had killed some of his slaves) and banished from Iceland. He led a group of approximately 500 settlers to settle in what country?
A
Canada
B
Greenland
C
Scotland
D
Mexico
Question 13 Explanation: 
Greenland
Question 14
Who is the long-standing host of the British topical, satirical celebrity panel show "Mock the Week"?
A
David Mitchell
B
Dara o Briain
C
Alan Carr
D
David Walliams
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dara o Briain
Question 15
Union Minister of MSME Enterprises is..........
A
Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot
B
Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
C
Shri Manoj Sinha
D
Shri Giriraj Singh
Question 16
Where are the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago and the Rocas Atoll?
A
Just north of Bermuda
B
Off the coast of Brazil
C
Between the Canary Islands and the West African mainland
D
Off the coast of Portugal
Question 16 Explanation: 
Off the coast of Brazil
There are 16 questions to complete.

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