General knowledge quiz 71

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the tallest known volcano and mountain in the Solar System?
A
Silpium Mons, on Jupiter's moon Io
B
Ciuacoatl Mons, on Venus
C
Maxwell Montes, on Venus
D
Olympus Mons, on Mars
Question 1 Explanation: 
Olympus Mons, on Mars
Question 2
Which of these was the 1958 Nobel Prize laureate, a Russian poet, novelist and translator of Goethe and Shakespeare, most celebrated in Russia as a poet?
A
Boris Pasternak
B
Nikolai Gogol
C
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
D
Franz Kafka
Question 2 Explanation: 
Boris Pasternak
Question 3
The tribe residing in Meghalaya is
A
Garos
B
Khas
C
Kol
D
Murias
Question 4
Which wedding anniversary is "coral"?
A
25th
B
5th
C
15th
D
35th
Question 4 Explanation: 
35th
Question 5
Mahaprayan Ghat is related to
A
K.R.Narayanan
B
Shankar Dayal Sharma
C
Jag Jivan Ram
D
Rajendra Prasad
Question 5 Explanation: 
Rajendra Prasad:Rajendra Prasad was the first President of the Republic of India. His samathi is called as Mahaprayam Ghat.It is located in Bihar.
Question 6
Who, it is said, did similar deals with Dr Faustus, Robert Johnson and Niccolo Paganini?
A
David Lloyd George
B
The devil
C
Theodore Roosevelt
D
Archangel Gabriel
Question 6 Explanation: 
The devil
Question 7
Which of these songs is from the musical Annie?
A
Summertime
B
Getting to Know You
C
Tomorrow
D
Get Me To The Church On Time
Question 7 Explanation: 
Tomorrow
Question 8
On television, who was the father of Meadow and Anthony Junior?
A
Tony Soprano
B
Fred Flinstone
C
Wyatt Earp
D
Bill Cosby
Question 8 Explanation: 
Tony Soprano
Question 9
What kind of sport is French Ring Sport?
A
Equestrian dressage
B
Dog sport
C
French boxing
D
Modified stock car racing
Question 9 Explanation: 
Dog sport
Question 10
Which of these is a designer of hats?
A
David Bailey
B
Billy Apple
C
Roger Daltrey
D
Philip Treacy
Question 10 Explanation: 
Philip Treacy
Question 11
Who did Antonio Banderas marry on 14 May 1996?
A
Bette Midler
B
Jessica Tandy
C
Julia Roberts
D
Melanie Griffith
Question 11 Explanation: 
Melanie Griffith
Question 12
Who among the following is an eligible investor in Sovereign Gold Bonds(SGBs)?
A
Individuals
B
HUFs
C
Trusts
D
Universities
Question 12 Explanation: 
Eligible investors include individuals, HUFs, trusts, universities, charitable institutions, etc.
Question 13
What is the name for a large gathering of boy scouts?
A
Jamboree
B
Brouhaha
C
Donnybrooke
D
Hullaballoo
Question 13 Explanation: 
Jamboree
Question 14
The Prime Minister of India is
A
Elected
B
Appointed
C
Nominated
D
Selected
Question 14 Explanation: 
Appointed:The Prime Minister appointed by the president of India.The PM is the leader of winning political party, which is majority in Lok Sabha
Question 15
Where is it believed that fireworks were invented?
A
China
B
Mexico
C
Egypt
D
Greece
Question 15 Explanation: 
China
Question 16
About how much of the human body is composed of water?
A
60 per cent
B
40 per cent
C
75 per cent
D
10 per cent
Question 16 Explanation: 
60 per cent
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