General knowledge quiz 665

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who was "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"?
A
Quasimodo
B
Frankenstein
C
Sasquatch
D
Les Miserable
Question 1 Explanation: 
Quasimodo
Question 2
In 1966 what unexpected event occurred in Indian politics?
A
India became a republic
B
The Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru died in office
C
Indira Gandhi was assassinated while in office as Prime Minister
D
Indira Gandhi was elected Prime Minister, the first woman in the office
Question 2 Explanation: 
Indira Gandhi was elected Prime Minister, the first woman in the office
Question 3
Which 19th century American author went to sea aged 17 in a whaler, deserted twice, was captured by cannibals and joined a man of war before writing novels such as "White Jacket" and "Billy Budd"?
A
Tom Wolfe
B
Jack London
C
Ernest Hemingway
D
Herman Melville
Question 3 Explanation: 
Herman Melville
Question 4
Squadron leader Rakesh Sharma was India's first man to go into space. He was..........cosmonaut to be in space in the world.
A
12th
B
107th
C
139th
D
151st
Question 5
Which one of the following is the average Tidal volume in case of human respiration?
A
200ml
B
500ml
C
700ml
D
400ml
Question 5 Explanation: 
500ml:The average Tidal volume in case of human respiration is 500ml
Question 6
Bordering Tanzania, Mozambique and Zambia and completely enclosed by them, is which country?
A
Malawi
B
Lesotho
C
Botswana
D
Zimbabwe
Question 6 Explanation: 
Malawi
Question 7
What is another name for the "Aurora Borealis"?
A
Solar eclipse
B
Southern lights
C
Northern lights
D
St Elmo's Fire
Question 7 Explanation: 
Northern lights
Question 8
What theory, developed by Franz Joseph Gall, in which personality traits were determined by "reading" bumps and fissures in the skull, was once considered a science?
A
Single skulls
B
Craniology
C
Necromancy
D
Phrenology
Question 8 Explanation: 
Phrenology
Question 9
In 1961 in Paris, the French police attacked a peaceful but illegal demonstration of around 30, 000 people, killing between 40 and 200, who were protesting about what?
A
Religious persecution of protestants
B
Increased tax on wine
C
Algerian War
D
Abolition of the death penalty
Question 9 Explanation: 
Algerian War
Question 10
Louis Comfort Tiffany was particularly well-known for his work in what?
A
Stained glass
B
Ceramics
C
Architecture
D
Oil painting
Question 10 Explanation: 
Stained glass
Question 11
World Literacy Day is observed on
A
Sep 5
B
Aug 6
C
Sep 8
D
Oct 24
Question 12
Which of these was a famous American photographer who worked between the 1960s and the 1980s photographing statuesque male and female nudes, delicate flower still lifes, and highly formal portraits of artists and celebrities?
A
Alan Aldridge
B
Robert Mapplethorpe
C
Aubrey Beardsley
D
Annie Leibovitz
Question 12 Explanation: 
Robert Mapplethorpe
Question 13
Which of these is the name of the 3 time Academy Award-winning anthropomorphic Tuxedo cat in the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons?
A
Macavity
B
Tweety
C
Garfield
D
Sylvester
Question 13 Explanation: 
Sylvester
Question 14
Where was the 1991 film "The Commitments" set?
A
Dublin
B
Birmingham
C
Cardiff
D
Glasgow
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dublin
Question 15
World War I flying ace Baron von Richtofen, the Red Baron, was credited with how many "kills" before he himself was killed?
A
100
B
20
C
80
D
50
Question 15 Explanation: 
80
Question 16
Where is the headquarters of Fincare Small Finance Bank located?
A
Thrissur
B
Jaipur
C
Chennai
D
Bengaluru
There are 16 questions to complete.

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