General knowledge quiz 673

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The sparkling wine called cava originated in which country?
A
Japan
B
Fiji
C
Spain
D
France
Question 1 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 2
The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is a forum in
A
Russia
B
UAE
C
UK
D
USA
Question 2 Explanation: 
UK
Question 3
The charter of Georgia in America, when it was established in 1732, prohibited liquor and what else?
A
Cave dwellings
B
Private ownership of rifles
C
Crack cocaine
D
Slavery
Question 3 Explanation: 
Slavery
Question 4
A painting discovered in France in 2016 of Judith beheading Holofernes has been attributed to what artist?
A
Canaletto
B
Banksy
C
Michelangelo
D
Caravaggio
Question 4 Explanation: 
Caravaggio
Question 5
What links US TV films about a teen with muscular dystrophy in a state nursing home, and about a Canadian super-gun designer involved with Project Babylon, with a US TV series adapted from a UK work by Michael Dobbs?
A
Actor Kevin Spacey
B
Scriptwriter Lionel Chetwynd
C
Producer Beau Willimon
D
They are all docudramas
Question 5 Explanation: 
Actor Kevin Spacey
Question 6
Tuberculosis is an infectious..........disease
A
Bacteria
B
Virus
C
Fungi
D
Algae
Question 6 Explanation: 
Bacteria:Tuberculosis(TB) is an infectious bacterial disease characterized by the growth of nodules (tubercles) in the tissues, especially the lungs.
Question 7
Which of these countries produces the most rice?
A
Brazil
B
New Zealand
C
China
D
Australia
Question 7 Explanation: 
China
Question 8
Your computer has gradually slowed down. What's the most likely cause?
A
Overheating
B
Your processor chip is just getting old
C
Adware/spyware is infecting your PC
D
You dropped a sandwich in your computer
Question 9
Why was an item at the Simbridge Wetland Centre in the UK, put under round-the-clock guard in 2013?
A
It was thought escaped convicted murderer and burglar Paul Flint might have drowned there
B
Remains of Mesolithic dwellings being excavated there were thought to contain platinum ore
C
It was the first common crane egg laid outside captivity in western Britain for 400 years
D
A plant of dwarf spike rush, extremely rare in the UK, was found growing there
Question 9 Explanation: 
It was the first common crane egg laid outside captivity in western Britain for 400 years
Question 10
What temperature is the equivalent of 0 degrees Kelvin?
A
-273.15 degrees Celsius
B
800 degrees Fahrenheit
C
-273.15 degrees Fahrenheit
D
800 degrees Celsius
Question 10 Explanation: 
-273.15 degrees Celsius
Question 11
What is the interest of graphologists?
A
Handwriting
B
Pencils
C
Charts
D
Soft minerals
Question 11 Explanation: 
Handwriting
Question 12
Broca's area in the left hemisphere of the brain is related with..........
A
Thinking
B
Emotion
C
Action
D
Speech
Question 12 Explanation: 
Speech:Nevertheless, Broca's area in the left hemisphere and its homologue in the right.This area was responsible for speech production
Question 13
Between them, who controls over half of the shares and voting rights of the world's largest cosmetics and beauty company, L'Oreal?
A
Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr
B
Liliane Bettencourt & Nestle
C
Peter and Douglas Revson
D
Nelson Rockefeller and Goodyear
Question 13 Explanation: 
Liliane Bettencourt & Nestle
Question 14
In 1992 participants from which country or countries competed under an Olympic flag instead of flags related to a country?
A
Ireland and Andorra
B
San Marino
C
South Sudan
D
Yugoslavia and Macedonia
Question 14 Explanation: 
Yugoslavia and Macedonia
Question 15
Who was selected as Best Goalkeeper in the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships?
A
Dennis Seidenberg, Germany
B
Andrei Vasilevskiy, Russia
C
Henrik Lundqvist, Sweden
D
Clayton Keller, USA
Question 15 Explanation: 
Andrei Vasilevskiy, Russia
Question 16
Which of these sportsmen is best known as a rally driver?
A
Michael Doohan
B
Sebastian Loeb
C
Nelson Piquet
D
David Tua
Question 16 Explanation: 
Sebastian Loeb
There are 16 questions to complete.

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