General knowledge quiz 694

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where was Harris Tweed originally produced?
A
Inner Hebrides
B
Outer Hebrides
C
Shetland Islands
D
The Orkneys
Question 1 Explanation: 
Outer Hebrides
Question 2
Which artist was the architect for the dome of St Peter's Basilica, Rome?
A
Michelangelo
B
Leonardo da Vinci
C
Filippo Brunelleschi
D
Donatello
Question 2 Explanation: 
Michelangelo
Question 3
Ropar Lake is present in which state?
A
Punjab
B
Haryana
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Arunachal Pradesh
Question 3 Explanation: 
Punjab
Question 4
Which 20th century English playwright wrote "The Winslow Boy" and "Separate Tables"?
A
J B Priestley
B
Terence Rigby
C
Terence Rattigan
D
John Osborne
Question 4 Explanation: 
Terence Rattigan
Question 5
2022 Asian Games will be held in which of the following countries?
A
Japan
B
China
C
India
D
Indonesia
Question 5 Explanation: 
China:The 2022 Asian Games also known as XIX Asiad, will be a multi-sport event celebrated in Hangzhou, China from September 10 to September 25, 2022.
Question 6
In Scotland, porridge is traditionally made with what?
A
Oats
B
Barley
C
Wheat
D
Rice
Question 6 Explanation: 
Oats
Question 7
According to the nursery rhyme, who was Humpty Dumpty?
A
Boy
B
Egg
C
King's man
D
It doesn't say
Question 7 Explanation: 
It doesn't say
Question 8
Who among the following invented the World Wide Web (WWW)?
A
Sir Tim Berners-Lee
B
Ralph H. Baer
C
Percy Spencer
D
Evangelista Torricelli
Question 8 Explanation: 
Sir Tim Berners-Lee:Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1989
Question 9
What are the traditional words used to vote in the British House of Lords?
A
Let it be / Let it not be
B
Aye / No
C
Yes / No
D
Content / Non content
Question 9 Explanation: 
Content / Non content
Question 10
The metamorphism which involves the chemical replacement of elements in rock minerals when gases and liquids permute into bedrock is called
A
metasomatic metamorphism
B
dynamic metamorphism
C
thermal metamorphism
D
contact metamorphism
Question 11
The northern hemisphere and the southern hemisphere are separated by
A
the International Date line
B
the plane of the equator
C
the plane of Tropic of Cancer
D
the plane of Tropic of Capricorn
Question 12
How many Ergs are there in 1 joule?
A
102
B
104
C
106
D
107
Question 13
Who was the first person to patent the JET ENGINE?
A
F. Whittle
B
Lindbergh
C
W. Histell
D
Owings
Question 13 Explanation: 
British inventor Frank Whittle was the first to patent his design for a jet engine in 1930. Although an engine designed by Dr. Hans Von Ohain was the first to fly in 1939. Whittle's jet engine first flew in 1941.
Question 14
In 1713 Charles XII, King of Sweden, created what position to ensure that public officials acted in accordance with the law and discharged their duties satisfactorily, and could initiate legal proceedings against them for dereliction of duty?
A
The Mikado
B
The Lord High Executioner
C
His Majesty's Supreme Ombudsman
D
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Question 14 Explanation: 
His Majesty's Supreme Ombudsman
Question 15
Who, at the beginning of 2016, was golf's World Number One?
A
Henrik Stenson
B
Patrick Reid
C
Rory McIlroy
D
Jordan Speith
Question 15 Explanation: 
Jordan Speith
Question 16
Bucky balls is an allotropic form of which of the following?
A
Oxygen
B
Carbon
C
Hydrogen
D
Calcium
Question 16 Explanation: 
Carbon:Spherical fullerenes are also called Buck minster fullerene (buckyballs), and they expanded the number of known carbon allotropes
There are 16 questions to complete.

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