General knowledge quiz 697

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who was the father of Queen Elizabeth II?
A
Tsar Nicholas II
B
George I
C
Henry VIII
D
George VI
Question 1 Explanation: 
George VI
Question 2
Where is Howard Hughes's wooden aeroplane the Hughes H-4 Hercules (the "Spruce Goose") stored?
A
Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, Oregon, USA
B
In a large dome adjacent to the "Queen Mary" exhibit in Long Beach, California
C
The hangars that were used by the Hughes Aircraft Company, Culver City, California
D
The Smithsonian Museum, New York City
Question 2 Explanation: 
Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, Oregon, USA
Question 3
Who is the discoverer of logarithms?
A
John Napier
B
John Fitch
C
John Nepolean
D
John Harington
Question 3 Explanation: 
John Napier:John Napier of Merchiston was a Scottish landowner known as a mathematician, physicist, and astronomer. He was the 8th Laird of Merchiston. His Latinized name was Joannes Neper. John Napier is best known as the discoverer of logarithms.
Question 4
What was the title of Martin Scorsese's 2008 documentary about the Rolling Stones?
A
Laundromat Blues
B
Shine a Light
C
Happy
D
You Can't Always Get What You Want
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shine a Light
Question 5
Granite is an example of what sort of rock?
A
Metamorphic
B
Sedimentary
C
Igneous
D
Heavy metal
Question 5 Explanation: 
Igneous
Question 6
Which Bird Sanctuary is located in Karnataka?
A
Kaggaladu Bird Sanctuary
B
Magadi Bird Sanctuary
C
Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary.
D
All of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
All of these:Attiveri Bird Sanctuary, Bankapura Peacock Sanctuary, Bonal Bird Sanctuary, Gudavi Bird Sanctuary, Kaggaladu Bird Sanctuary, Magadi Bird Sanctuary, Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary, Puttenahalli Lake (Yelahanka) and Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary are located in Karnataka.
Question 7
Which couple were married on 7 April 1997, had a son named Lennon Francis in September 1999, and divorced a year later?
A
Liam Gallagher and Patsy Kensit
B
Liam Gallagher and Lisa Moorish
C
Noel Gallagher and Sara MacDonald
D
Noel Gallagher and Meg Mathews
Question 7 Explanation: 
Liam Gallagher and Patsy Kensit
Question 8
What branch of biology, dating from the discovery of blood corpuscles by Marcello Malpighi in 1661, classifies and describes the development of the forms of living organisms?
A
Entology
B
Geology
C
Histology
D
Scientology
Question 8 Explanation: 
Histology
Question 9
Which of these is not a sparkling wine?
A
Cava
B
Asti Spumante
C
Champagne
D
Rioja
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rioja
Question 10
Since 2002, the awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have been broadcast from which venue?
A
Ed Sullivan Theatre
B
The Kodak Theatre
C
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
D
Graumann's Chinese Theatre
Question 10 Explanation: 
The Kodak Theatre
Question 11
Lake Titicaca is in which mountain range?
A
Andes
B
Rockies
C
Urals
D
Caucasus
Question 11 Explanation: 
Andes
Question 12
Who has become the first woman cricketer from India to be awarded an honorary life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)?
A
Mithali Raj
B
SmirthiMandana
C
Purnima Rau
D
Anjum Chopra
Question 12 Explanation: 
Anjum Chopra becomes the first woman cricketer from India to be awarded an honorary life membership of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). Anjum Chopra is an Indian Women Cricketer. She was born in New Delhi. A sports girl from the start, the first time she stepped on to the ground was at the age of 9.
Question 13
One of the most endangered mammals lives only in 2 square kilometres of remnant rainforest on Hainan Island in the South China Sea. Which animal is it?
A
The red slender loris (Loris tardigradus)
B
Sibree's dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus sibreei)
C
The large-antlered muntjac (Muntiacus vuquangensis)
D
The Hainan black crested gibbon (Nomascus hainanus)
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Hainan black crested gibbon (Nomascus hainanus)
Question 14
Who was the last Empress of All the Russias?
A
Alexandra
B
Catherine
C
Anna
D
Elizabeth
Question 14 Explanation: 
Alexandra
Question 15
The main international cricket competitions are Test matches, ODI, and which other?
A
Twenty20 Internationals
B
ICC Super Series
C
Champions Trophy
D
International Ashes
Question 15 Explanation: 
Twenty20 Internationals
Question 16
To perform the Heimlich Manoeuvre abrupt pressure is exerted on what?
A
The bottom of the diaphragm
B
The back of the chest
C
Around the upper part of the chest
D
The base of the stomach
Question 16 Explanation: 
The bottom of the diaphragm
There are 16 questions to complete.

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