General knowledge quiz 712

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these comes closest to the meaning of the French phrase "Haute cuisine"?
A
High class cooking
B
Picnic on a hill
C
Barely cooked
D
Cold ham salad
Question 1 Explanation: 
High class cooking
Question 2
"Meditations on Song of Songs", 1567, is the work of which Spanish author?
A
Francisco de Osuna
B
Teresa of avila
C
Saint Ignatius of Loyola
D
Francis Borgia
Question 2 Explanation: 
Teresa of avila
Question 3
Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Assam
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 4
Which pen manufacturer was founded in 1891 in Janesville, Wisconsin, USA?
A
Osmiroid
B
Parker
C
Waterman
D
Pelikan
Question 4 Explanation: 
Parker
Question 5
Who famously flew a kite in a thunderstorm in 1752 to demonstrate the effects of lightning?
A
Sid Franklin
B
Benjamin Franklin
C
Frank L. Baum
D
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Question 5 Explanation: 
Benjamin Franklin
Question 6
What is K-pop?
A
Cartoons for children
B
A breakfast cereal
C
Korean pop music
D
Kangaroo boxing
Question 6 Explanation: 
Korean pop music
Question 7
Outremer was the Western term applied originally to a number of states established following what?
A
The Battle of Lepanto (1571)
B
The First World War (1914-18)
C
The Hundred Years' War (1337-1453)
D
The First Crusade (1095-1099)
Question 7 Explanation: 
The First Crusade (1095-1099)
Question 8
According to the Christian and Jewish Bible, who turned into a pillar of salt when she looked back at the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah?
A
Salome
B
Lot's wife
C
Ruth
D
Janice
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lot's wife
Question 9
In WTF taekwondo competitions points are scored for a kick to the head or body, a turning kick to the head, and what else?
A
Holding
B
Leg sweeping
C
Heavy contact
D
Punch to the body
Question 9 Explanation: 
Punch to the body
Question 10
Which Insurance products to reach all household through Alibaba & Ant Financial Services tie up for Insurance selling though E-Commerce Platform?
A
Bajaj Allianz
B
IFFCO TOKIO
C
Birla Sun Life
D
AXA Insurance
Question 10 Explanation: 
Alibaba and Ant Financial Services made an agreement with AXA Insurance to engage in a global strategic partnership to explore opportunities to distribute AXA Insurance products and services through Alibaba's global e-commerce platform.
Question 11
Who has the line "Is this a dagger which I see before me" in a Shakespearean play?
A
Othello
B
Portia
C
Juliet
D
Macbeth
Question 11 Explanation: 
Macbeth
Question 12
What is the name for radiations of a wavelength shorter than, and immediately next to, the visible spectrum?
A
X Rays
B
Infra red
C
Gamma
D
Ultra violet
Question 12 Explanation: 
Ultra violet
Question 13
What is the name for an instrument for sending messages using reflected light from a moveable mirror?
A
Hologram
B
Holograph
C
Solagram
D
Heliograph
Question 13 Explanation: 
Heliograph
Question 14
Who composed the famous song 'Sare Jahan SeAchha'?
A
Jaidev
B
Mohammad Iqbal
C
Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
D
Rabindranath Tagore
Question 15
Which of these is the art of growing miniature trees, or woody plants shaped as trees?
A
Sushi
B
Karate
C
Bonsai
D
Origami
Question 15 Explanation: 
Bonsai
Question 16
The world's largest telescope TMT to come up in which city?
A
Ladakh
B
Mauna Kea
C
Beijing
D
Himalaya
Question 16 Explanation: 
Ladakh:The world's largest telescope may be headed to Ladakh. The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) was originally set to be installed at Mauna Kea, Hawaii.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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