General knowledge quiz 701

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The Headquarters of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation is..........
A
Vienna
B
Geneva
C
Kathmandu
D
Rome
Question 2
Swadesh Darshan scheme is related with which field?
A
Business
B
Agriculture
C
Education
D
Tourism
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tourism
Question 3
What are karanga weka, putorino, and poi awhiowhio?
A
Root vegetables grown in Papua New Guinea
B
Species of North Australian bird
C
Traditional Maori clothing for sacred occasions
D
Maori musical instruments
Question 3 Explanation: 
Maori musical instruments
Question 4
What is the capital city of New York state in the USA?
A
Albany
B
New York
C
Buffalo
D
Washington
Question 4 Explanation: 
Albany
Question 5
Which biblical personality was called Jekuthiel, Heber, Jered, Avi Zanoah, Avi Gedor, Avi Soco, Shemaiah ben Nethanel, Toviah, Levi, Heman, Mechoqeiq and Ehl Gav Ish?
A
Jonah
B
Joshua
C
Moses
D
Daniel
Question 5 Explanation: 
Moses
Question 6
Which of these novels is by Evelyn Waugh?
A
The Shining
B
Tess of the D'Urbervilles
C
A Brief History of Time
D
Brideshead Revisited
Question 6 Explanation: 
Brideshead Revisited
Question 7
What does the abbreviation CHOGM stand for?
A
Chief Human Organ Gathering Manager
B
Critical House of Green Men
C
Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
D
Central Hibernian Organisation for Gender Management
Question 7 Explanation: 
Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
Question 8
Which of these is a short coat, either sleeveless, or with short sleeves or shoulder pieces, which was a common item of men's clothing in the Middle Ages?
A
Trebuchet
B
Laird
C
Tabard
D
Ostler
Question 8 Explanation: 
Tabard
Question 9
The SI unit of..........is named after Andre Marie Ampere.
A
power
B
potential difference
C
electric current
D
energy
Question 10
Which English golf player was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1997?
A
Michael Bonallack
B
Sir Nick Faldo
C
Jim Barnes
D
Tony Jacklin
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sir Nick Faldo
Question 11
Who started the humour site "Pointless Waste of Time" (PWOT)?
A
Joss Whedon
B
The Wachowski Brothers
C
David Wong
D
Christopher Nolan
Question 11 Explanation: 
David Wong
Question 12
Which of these places is furthest from Perth, Australia?
A
Beijing, China
B
Bangkok, Thailand
C
Tokyo, Japan
D
Mumbai, India
Question 12 Explanation: 
Beijing, China
Question 13
In 1951 and 1952, American Jim Fuchs won 88 consecutive meetings and set four world records in what sport?
A
Pole vault
B
Discus
C
Triple jump
D
Shot put
Question 13 Explanation: 
Shot put
Question 14
Which is the largest, by land area, landlocked country in the world?
A
Mongolia
B
Kazakhstan
C
Afghanistan
D
Laos
Question 14 Explanation: 
Kazakhstan
Question 15
The headquarters of Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR) is situated in which country?
A
India
B
German
C
UAE
D
Italy
Question 15 Explanation: 
Italy:The Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR) is an inclusive global mechanism enabling all those concerned with the future of agriculture and its role in development around the world to come together and address key global needs. Its headquarters is in Rome, Italy, where it is hosted by FAO.
Question 16
In the 1950s, what was Jersey Joe Walcott known for?
A
Boxing
B
Sculpture
C
Motor racing
D
Cooking
Question 16 Explanation: 
Boxing
There are 16 questions to complete.

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