General knowledge quiz 72

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name of the father in cartoon series "The Family Guy"?
A
Charlie Harper
B
Al Bundy
C
Peter Griffin
D
Homer Simpson
Question 1 Explanation: 
Peter Griffin
Question 2
Which of the following is the slogan of CIBIL?
A
Empowering Banks
B
Empowering Women
C
Empowering India
D
Empowering you
Question 3
Which of these is another name for the Opuntia, which is also known as the Paddle Cactus?
A
Orange
B
Kiwifruit
C
Peach
D
Prickly pear
Question 3 Explanation: 
Prickly pear
Question 4
Which of these was a world heavyweight boxing champion?
A
Dick Chairman
B
Henry Manager
C
Tom Supervisor
D
George Foreman
Question 4 Explanation: 
George Foreman
Question 5
The infrasonic waves have the frequencies
A
less than 20Hz
B
20Hz to 20000Hz
C
Greater than 20000Hz
D
20000Hz
Question 5 Explanation: 
less than 20Hz:Infrasonic waves-less than 20Hz These waves are produced by earth quakes
Question 6
He was the fourth of 6 children and the oldest surviving, was a choir singer, a painter, a writer, an admirer of Martin Luther, a decorated soldier and a politician. Who was he?
A
Pope Francis 1
B
Claude Monet
C
Niccolo Machiavelli
D
Adolf Hitler
Question 6 Explanation: 
Adolf Hitler
Question 7
What does "bona fides" mean?
A
Good dogs
B
Good faith
C
Something dogs chew on
D
Human bones
Question 7 Explanation: 
Good faith
Question 8
The Zonal soil type of peninsular India belongs to..........
A
Red Soil
B
Black Soil
C
Kallar
D
Black cotton soil
Question 8 Explanation: 
Red Soil:The Zonal soil type of peninsular India belongs to Red Soil. Red soil is a group of soil that develop in a warm, temperate, moist climate under deciduous or mixed forests and that have thin organic and organic-mineral layers overlying a yellowish-brown leached layer resting on an illuvial (see illuviation) red layer.
Question 9
In 2012 the X Games were held in the USA, together with Games at Tignes in France and Shanghai in China. Which of the following has not yet hosted an X Games?
A
Phuket, Thailand
B
Singapore
C
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
D
Seoul, Korea
Question 9 Explanation: 
Singapore
Question 10
What game requires 6 hoops and 2 posts set up on a ground around 35 yards by 28 yards?
A
Bowls
B
Boules
C
Rounders
D
Croquet
Question 10 Explanation: 
Croquet
Question 11
The book titled Dark Star:The Loneliness of Being Rajesh Khanna was authored by
A
V.S.Naipaul
B
Hussain Zaidi
C
Gautam Chintamani
D
Sunil Gavaskar
Question 11 Explanation: 
Gautam Chintamani:Gautam Chintamani's book 'Dark Star:The Loneliness of Being Rajesh Khanna' explores the man Rajesh Khanna.
Question 12
On 12 September 1995, the Belarusian air force shot down a gas balloon, killing two Americans, during a race for which trophy?
A
Ranfurly Shield
B
Admiral's Cup
C
Borg-Warner Trophy
D
Gordon Bennett Cup
Question 12 Explanation: 
Gordon Bennett Cup
Question 13
Which of the following headquarters located in Geneva?
A
International Centre for Migration Policy Development
B
International Criminal Police Organization
C
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
D
International Criminal Court
Question 13 Explanation: 
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies:The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies reaches 160 million people each year through its 190-member National Societies. HQ-Geneva, Switzerland
Question 14
Who, having been a Lieutenant General with three stars on his epaulettes, was posthumously appointed "General of the Armies of the United States" by a congressional joint resolution in 1976, with an effective appointment date of 4 July 1976?
A
George S. Patton
B
George Washington
C
Stonewall Jackson
D
Ulysses S. Grant
Question 14 Explanation: 
George Washington
Question 15
Who published the law of Motion of planets?
A
Albert Einstein
B
Newton
C
Johannes Kepler
D
Galileo Galilei
Question 15 Explanation: 
Johannes Kepler:Johannes Kepler published his first two laws about planetary motion in 1609, having found them by analyzing the astronomical observations of Tycho Brahe.
Question 16
The cities of Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, Altoona and Harrisburg are in which US state?
A
Pennsylvania
B
Wisconsin
C
Wyoming
D
Massachusetts
Question 16 Explanation: 
Pennsylvania
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