General knowledge quiz 655

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
A word opposite in meaning to another in the same language is called what?
A
Syllogism
B
Synonym
C
Antonym
D
Antimacassar
Question 1 Explanation: 
Antonym
Question 2
The cochlea is part of which part of the body?
A
Ear
B
Eye
C
Nose
D
Throat
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ear
Question 3
The book Humayun Namah was written by
A
Gulbadan Begum
B
Bana Bhatt
C
Firdausi
D
Ashwaghosha
Question 3 Explanation: 
Shahzadi Gulbadan Begum (c. 1523-7 February 1603) was a Mughal Princess, the daughter of Emperor Babur of the Mughal Empire, she is most known as the author of Humayun Nama,
Question 4
In December 2016 Russia accepted what plan by the International Olympics Committee?
A
To take over Russian athletes' drug testing
B
To invalidate all Russian results from the 2014 Winter Olympics
C
To test all Russian Olympic athletes at international facilities in 2019
D
To retest all drug test samples given by Russian athletes at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics
Question 4 Explanation: 
To retest all drug test samples given by Russian athletes at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics
Question 5
AOL stands for...
A
Arranged Outer Line
B
America Over LAN
C
Audio Over LAN
D
America Online
Question 6
What was the name of the German troops that were sent to assist General Franco in the Spanish Civil War?
A
The Eagle Squad
B
The Condor Legion
C
Franco's Force
D
The Brown Shirts
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Condor Legion
Question 7
When then self-governing Belize gained full independence from the United Kingdom in 1981, 1, 500 UK troops remained; for what reason?
A
To assist in building the hydroelectric Chalillo Dam and Mollejon Dam
B
To help build Belize navy warships
C
To defend it against Guatemala who claimed Belize and refused to recognise it as a country
D
The transport ships to take them back to the UK was diverted to the Falklands War
Question 7 Explanation: 
To defend it against Guatemala who claimed Belize and refused to recognise it as a country
Question 8
At the 55th Annual Grammy Awards Show in February 2013 New Zealand singer Kimbra won two Grammies for her part in an album with Gotye. What were they?
A
Best Pop Solo Performance, and Best Dance Recording
B
Album of the Year, and Best New Artist
C
Record of the Year, and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
D
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album, and Best R&B Performance
Question 8 Explanation: 
Record of the Year, and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Question 9
Which committee is related to Jat quota Agitation?
A
H R Nagendra Committee
B
Sinha Committtee
C
Parkash Singh panel
D
Madhav Chitale committee
Question 9 Explanation: 
Parkash Singh panel submits report on Jat quota Agitation
Question 10
What is a BJT?
A
Bit Junction Transfer
B
Bi-polar Junction Transistor
C
Bell Jar Transformer
D
Back Junction Transformer
Question 11
Bagos, Burrino, Casareccio di Gorreto, Crema, Double Gloucester, Gioda, Lancashire, Pierino, Sakura and Tabor are all types of what?
A
Sheep
B
Cheese
C
Cattle
D
Pigs
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cheese
Question 12
What word had as one of its early meanings "to shoot an arrow short or wide"?
A
Drib
B
Drab
C
Drub
D
Drob
Question 12 Explanation: 
Drib
Question 13
People of the Yazidi faith live mainly where?
A
Japan
B
Middle East
C
India
D
Afghanistan
Question 13 Explanation: 
Middle East
Question 14
On 16 January 1991 all major TV networks in the USA were pre-empted directly after the evening news broadcast to allow for what?
A
To follow events as the volcano Hekla erupts on Iceland
B
Coverage of the first steps and shots in the Gulf War
C
Discussion of video of the beating of motorist Rodney King by police in Los Angeles, California
D
Coverage of the beginning of a 13 day visit to the USA by the monarch of the UK
Question 14 Explanation: 
Coverage of the first steps and shots in the Gulf War
Question 15
Which English poet wrote "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, cantos I & 2"?
A
Percy Shelley
B
Lord Byron
C
John Keats
D
John Milton
Question 15 Explanation: 
Lord Byron
Question 16
Luddi dance is related to..........
A
Kerala
B
Himachal Pradesh
C
J & K
D
Karnataka
Question 16 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh:Luddi dance is a popular dance in Himachal Pradesh.
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *