General knowledge quiz 702

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is "bergamot"?
A
A fruit or herb
B
Weaponry used in the Middle Ages
C
Highly technical language
D
The traditional rights of European "free cities"
Question 1 Explanation: 
A fruit or herb
Question 2
World's highest railway bridge will be built on which of the following river?
A
Chenab
B
Ganges
C
Ravi
D
Shingo
Question 2 Explanation: 
Chenab
Question 3
Who did Tom Cruise propose to at the Eiffel Tower in 2005?
A
Katie Holmes
B
Madonna
C
Britney Spears
D
Enya
Question 3 Explanation: 
Katie Holmes
Question 4
If, in expressing the past tense of sinking, the word "have" is not used as part of the verb, what is the correct form?
A
Sink
B
Sunk
C
Sank
D
Sunken
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sank
Question 5
What function does glycerol ester of wood rosin perform in foods and drinks?
A
Stabilises flavouring oils to keep them in solution
B
Sweetens
C
Preserves
D
Enhances the flavour
Question 5 Explanation: 
Stabilises flavouring oils to keep them in solution
Question 6
Who were the first Europeans to trade with India?
A
Portuguese
B
French
C
Dutch
D
British
Question 6 Explanation: 
Portuguese:The Portuguese sailed to India more for saving ''heathen'' souls than for profiting from spice trade.
Question 7
Ed Moses (United States) and Martina Moravcova (Slovakia) won World Cups for which sport in 2001/2002 and 2003/2004?
A
Swimming
B
Tennis (mixed doubles)
C
Rowing (coxless pairs)
D
Pairs Figure Skating
Question 7 Explanation: 
Swimming
Question 8
Hebron is the city of which country?
A
Syria
B
Palestine
C
Iraq
D
Poland
Question 8 Explanation: 
Palestine:Hebron is a Palestinian city located in the southern West Bank, 30 km south of Jerusalem. Nestled in the Judaean Mountains, it lies 930 meters (3, 050 ft) above sea level. It is the largest city in the West Bank, and the second largest in the Palestinian territories after Gaza.
Question 9
Which of these is an ethnic group primarily associated with Hungary?
A
Hungars
B
Magyars
C
Tyroleans
D
Helvetians
Question 9 Explanation: 
Magyars
Question 10
Where is the Sahel?
A
In the centre of Australia
B
West to east across the north of China
C
In the centre of Brazil
D
West to east across the middle of Africa
Question 10 Explanation: 
West to east across the middle of Africa
Question 11
The musical "South Pacific" was based on the book "Hawaii" by which author?
A
John Steinbeck
B
F Scott Fitzgerald
C
James A Michener
D
Ernest Hemingway
Question 11 Explanation: 
James A Michener
Question 12
What is the national anthem of Vanuatu?
A
Money, Money, Money
B
Yumi, Yumi, Yumi
C
Gimme, Gimme, Gimme
D
Happy, Happy, Happy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Yumi, Yumi, Yumi
Question 13
..........become the first American sports league to create its own official eLeague
A
Quilon District Cricket Association
B
National Basketball Association
C
The Football Association 4 International Federation for Equestrian Sports
D
None of these
Question 13 Explanation: 
National Basketball Association:The NBA has become the first American sports league to create and operate its own official eLeague, which will launch in 2018.
Question 14
Where was the so-called Black War fought between the mid 1820s and 1832?
A
Tasmania, Australia
B
The Waikato, New Zealand
C
Victoria, South Africa
D
Assam, India
Question 14 Explanation: 
Tasmania, Australia
Question 15
Milkha Singh Stood..........in 1960 Olympics, in Athletics.
A
fourth in 400m final
B
second in 400m final
C
eighth in 50km walk
D
seventh in 800m final
Question 16
Tony and Maureen Wheeler began publishing what travel publications in the early 1970s?
A
Baedeker Travel Guides
B
Let's Go
C
Rough Guides
D
Lonely Planet
Question 16 Explanation: 
Lonely Planet
There are 16 questions to complete.

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