General knowledge quiz 657

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Golden Temple, Amritsar is India's
A
largest Gurdwara
B
oldest Gurudwara
C
Both option A and B are correct
D
None of the above
Question 2
Lok Sabha seats West Bengal is..........
A
35
B
54
C
42
D
28
Question 2 Explanation: 
42
Question 3
What was the first pop video directed by John Landis, whose directing credits include "National Lampoon's Animal House" and "The Blues Brothers"?
A
Michael Jackson's "Black or White"
B
Michael Jackson's "Thriller"
C
Paul McCartney's "Spies Like Us"
D
The Buggles' "Video Killed The Radio Star"
Question 3 Explanation: 
Michael Jackson's "Thriller"
Question 4
In 1904 the Russian cruiser "Rossia" used what, the first time it was used by a warship on the high seas during a time of war?
A
Depth charge
B
Aeroplane catapulted off the deck
C
17 inch gun
D
Observation balloon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Observation balloon
Question 5
Which of these is the closest translation from Hebrew of the word "Rabbi"?
A
Wise man
B
Old man
C
My master
D
Bearded one
Question 5 Explanation: 
My master
Question 6
Who was a session musician from Harlesden, North London, England who played for leading UK independent producers Shel Talmy and Mickie Most and performed on albums and singles by The Kinks, The Move, The Who, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Donovan, Jeff Beck, Jefferson Airplane, and the Steve Miller Band?
A
Nicky Hopkins
B
Billy Preston
C
Ian Stewart
D
Mark Naftalin
Question 6 Explanation: 
Nicky Hopkins
Question 7
In which country, world's first camel hospital is inaugurated?
A
Abudhabi
B
Dubai
C
Egypt
D
Saudi Arabia
Question 7 Explanation: 
'Dubai Camel Hospital', world's first of its kind hospital for camels, opened in Dubai in last week. This hospital has been built at a cost of $10.9 million and has state-of-the-art medical equipments. Dubai Camel Hospital has a team of international veterinarians and can treat 20 camels at a time. It will also play a role in research and development of camel medicines. It is to be noted that Camels are an important part of United Arab Emirates (UAE's) heritage. Camel races and camel beauty pageants are popular recreation activities for people of UAE. Besides, specific Camels fetch millions of dollars at auctions.
Question 8
Which islands in the South Pacific between New Guinea and South America were annexed by France in 1842?
A
Marquesas
B
Philippines
C
Marshall Islands
D
Marianas
Question 8 Explanation: 
Marquesas
Question 9
Where would dimples always be found in a game of golf?
A
In the grass after the golf ball has been struck
B
On the face of the winner
C
In bunkers after rainfall
D
On the golf balls
Question 9 Explanation: 
On the golf balls
Question 10
Which 1937 film, made with altered storylines in 1954 and 1976, tells the story of the rise of a woman star and the fall of her husband who discovered her, due to drink?
A
A Star Is Born
B
Cabaret
C
Don't Eat The Daisies
D
The Lost Weekend
Question 10 Explanation: 
A Star Is Born
Question 11
Ethiopia is based on which system of government?
A
One-party state
B
Directorial systems
C
Regional state
D
Federal State
Question 11 Explanation: 
One-party state:A regional state is a unitary state in which authority has been decentralized to subnational regions. This term has yet to become widely used. One such example of a state is Ethiopia, which has been divided into ethnic-based regions.
Question 12
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport located in which State/UT?
A
Assam
B
Gujarat
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Maharashtra
Question 13
Who was the first Prime Minister of the Repubic of India when it was created in 1947?
A
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
B
Don Stephen Senanayake
C
Sirimavo Bandaranaike
D
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 14
What programme would feature James May, Richard Hammond, and Jeremy Clarkson as presenters?
A
Tie Your Mother Down
B
What Not to Wear
C
Embarrassing Bodies
D
Top Gear
Question 14 Explanation: 
Top Gear
Question 15
Who wrote "The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire" between 1772 and 1787 (published from 1776 to 1789) in 6 volumes?
A
Charles Dickens
B
Richard Burton
C
Edward Gibbon
D
Thomas Malory
Question 15 Explanation: 
Edward Gibbon
Question 16
In deciding the value of a hand in a card game of Bridge before a bid is made, what value does the Milton Work Point Count assign a Jack, or Knave?
A
1
B
4
C
0.5
D
2
Question 16 Explanation: 
1
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