General knowledge quiz 679

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is the only atom in which neutrons are not present
A
Carbon
B
Oxygen
C
Hydrogen
D
Helium
Question 1 Explanation: 
Hydrogen:A normal hydrogen (H) atom does not have any neutrons in its tiny nucleus.It has only one electron and one proton
Question 2
"Leggie" is a term that is used in what sport?
A
Netball
B
Cricket
C
Volleyball
D
Polo
Question 2 Explanation: 
Cricket
Question 3
Which of the following is the unit of Soil Erosion?
A
Kg/sq.m
B
Kg/ml
C
KN/m
D
lbf/ft3
Question 3 Explanation: 
Kg/sq.m:Soil Erosion is measured as mass /unit area-tonne/ha or Kg/sq.m
Question 4
The wedding of Prince William of Wales and Kate Middleton is the 10th royal wedding to be held at Westminster Abbey. The first was that of Princess Patricia of Connaught to the Hon. Alexander Ramsay, which was in what year?
A
1811
B
1745
C
1919
D
1854
Question 4 Explanation: 
1919
Question 5
The influential 1848 Cambridge University rules for football were drawn up with the participation of what groups?
A
English universities
B
English public schools
C
Local football clubs
D
Local football leagues
Question 5 Explanation: 
English public schools
Question 6
Which of these groups was the last to have a UK #1 hit single?
A
Spice Girls
B
Girls Aloud
C
Bananarama
D
The Supremes
Question 6 Explanation: 
Girls Aloud
Question 7
What is a style of delivery mostly used in operas, oratorios, and cantata, in which a singer adopts the rhythms of ordinary speech?
A
Monotone
B
Plainsong
C
Recitative
D
Vocalisation
Question 7 Explanation: 
Recitative
Question 8
The film actor Norma Jean Mortenson is better known by what name?
A
Gene Kelly
B
Marilyn Monroe
C
Norma Shearer
D
Jean Harlow
Question 8 Explanation: 
Marilyn Monroe
Question 9
Which 1967 film, directed by Stuart Rosenberg starring Paul Newman and George Kennedy, was about the fate of a man sent to prison for vandalising parking meters?
A
The Hustler
B
Bird Man Of Alcatraz
C
I Am A Fugitive From A Chain Gang
D
Cool Hand Luke
Question 9 Explanation: 
Cool Hand Luke
Question 10
The character of Emile le Beque appears in which musical?
A
Cyrano de Bergerac
B
Les Miserables
C
Jeanne d'Arc
D
South Pacific
Question 10 Explanation: 
South Pacific
Question 11
What does S represent in ASEAN?
A
Seventh
B
Small
C
South
D
Six
Question 11 Explanation: 
South; ASEAN-Association of South East Asian Nations
Question 12
Bathukamma is floral festival celebrated in..........
A
Rajasthan
B
Telangana
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Maharashtra
Question 13
The TV series "The Bletchley Circle" (2012-2014) centres on four women reuniting shortly after the end of the Second World War to use their, now longer recognised, skills honed in what field during the war?
A
Nursing
B
Driving tractors
C
Making bomb parts
D
Code-breaking
Question 13 Explanation: 
Code-breaking
Question 14
What does "REM" stand for?
A
Really Ecky Measles
B
Regulatory Ear Malformation
C
Rapid Eye Movement
D
Royal Equine Mumps
Question 14 Explanation: 
Rapid Eye Movement
Question 15
Which of these means "at a steady, dignified pace"?
A
Maestoso
B
Legato
C
Falsetto
D
Lento
Question 15 Explanation: 
Maestoso
Question 16
Mohiniattam is a solo dance form from..........
A
Orissa
B
Kerala
C
Karnataka
D
Maharashtra
Question 16 Explanation: 
Kerala:Mohiniyattam is a classical dance form from Kerala, India. Believed to have originated in 16th century CE, it is one of the eight Indian classical dance forms recognized by the Sangeet Natak Akademi.
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