General knowledge quiz 713

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the only major US City (which was founded in 1701 by Frenchman Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac), that looks south to Canada?
A
Detroit
B
Rochester
C
Philadelphia
D
Allentown
Question 1 Explanation: 
Detroit
Question 2
When mountain climbers hammer in and extract pitons damage is done to the rocks. Clean climbing since 1970 has largely replaced them with what?
A
Lost Arrows and angles
B
Abalakov Cam
C
Chockstones and SLCD
D
Bongs
Question 2 Explanation: 
Chockstones and SLCD
Question 3
Brucellosis is what kind of disease?
A
Zoonotic
B
Viral
C
Only transmitted sexually
D
Non-febrile
Question 3 Explanation: 
Zoonotic
Question 4
The popular UK TV series "Mapp and Lucia" (2014) and "Sherlock" (2010-now) share the talents of which of these people?
A
Mark Gatiss
B
Miranda Richardson
C
Martin Freeman
D
Frances Barber
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mark Gatiss
Question 5
Which of these words means a castle gate?
A
Profundo
B
Stentor
C
Haha
D
Portcullis
Question 5 Explanation: 
Portcullis
Question 6
Which of these is a preparation of coffee which contains chocolate?
A
Cappuccino
B
Mocha
C
Latte
D
Americano
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mocha
Question 7
What is the capital of Texas?
A
Austin
B
Dallas
C
Houston
D
Paris
Question 7 Explanation: 
Austin
Question 8
The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) was a national agency abolished in financial year
A
2016-17
B
2017-18
C
2018-19
D
2015-16
Question 8 Explanation: 
2017-18
Question 9
What do "baristas" prepare?
A
Cocktails
B
Coffee
C
Kosher food
D
Desserts
Question 9 Explanation: 
Coffee
Question 10
Which Irish playwright was awarded the Croix de Guerre and the Medaille de la Resistance by the French government for his efforts in fighting the German occupation as part of the French resistance in World War II?
A
George Bernard Shaw
B
James Joyce
C
Samuel Beckett
D
Oscar Wilde
Question 10 Explanation: 
Samuel Beckett
Question 11
The panama canal links
A
Canada with Greenland
B
North America with South America
C
Siberia with Greenland
D
None of the above
Question 12
What is the study of plant diseases?
A
Veterinary pathology
B
Floral pathology
C
Pomenary Science
D
Phytopathology
Question 12 Explanation: 
Phytopathology
Question 13
Which of these is not the name for a theoretical short cut in space?
A
Worm hole
B
Time warp
C
Black Hole
D
Einstein-Rosen Bridge
Question 13 Explanation: 
Black Hole
Question 14
Who, as the world's oldest person at the time according to the Guinness Book of records, died in January 2009?
A
Rip van Winkle
B
Maria Magdalena
C
Gartfida Baines
D
Maria de Jesus
Question 14 Explanation: 
Maria de Jesus
Question 15
India's first Technicolor film..........in the early 1950s was produced by..........
A
'Jhansi Ki Rani', Sohrab Modi
B
'Jhansi Ki Rani', Sir Syed Ahmed
C
'Mirza Ghalib', Sohrab Modi
D
'Mirza Ghalib', Munshi Premchand
Question 16
Which country music artist performed at the 2017 Superbowl in the USA?
A
Keith Urban
B
Luke Bryan
C
Faith Hill
D
Carrie Underwood
Question 16 Explanation: 
Luke Bryan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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