General knowledge quiz 727

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The headquarters of National Biodiversity Board located in which city?
A
Chennai
B
Pune
C
New Delhi
D
Mumbai
Question 1 Explanation: 
New Delhi:National Biodiversity Board located in New Delhi
Question 2
It started as a long-running radio series, became an even longer-running TV series the first episode of which was introduced by John Wayne. Which was it?
A
Bonanza
B
Gunsmoke
C
The Adventures of Philip Marlowe
D
I Love Lucy
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gunsmoke
Question 3
Which of these was an Austrian-Jewish architectural engineer and Holocaust survivor who became famous after World War II for his work as a Nazi hunter who pursued war criminals?
A
Andy Kaufman
B
Milton Friedman
C
Alan Greenspan
D
Simon Wiesenthal
Question 3 Explanation: 
Simon Wiesenthal
Question 4
What is the next line of the 1960s hit song for the New Christy Minstrels:"Green, green, it's green they say, on the far side of the hill. Green, green, I'm going away"?
A
And climb across my windowsill
B
To where the grass is greener still
C
If I stay I will look a dill
D
And on gin I'll drink my fill
Question 4 Explanation: 
To where the grass is greener still
Question 5
Who, as President of Uganda, was overthrown by his own army commanders in a military coup d'etat twice, in 1971 and 1985?
A
Bazilio Olara-Okello
B
Idi Amin
C
Apollo Milton Obote
D
Tito Okello
Question 5 Explanation: 
Apollo Milton Obote
Question 6
In a card game, what is "taking a trick"?
A
Sneaking a look at other players' cards
B
Deceiving a player into not playing their winning card
C
Playing the winning card in a round where all players have played their card
D
Doing cartwheels while waiting for a turn to play
Question 6 Explanation: 
Playing the winning card in a round where all players have played their card
Question 7
Who escaped to the Isle of Skye, assisted by Flora MacDonald?
A
Mary, Queen of Scots
B
Rob Roy
C
Robert the Bruce
D
Bonnie Prince Charlie
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bonnie Prince Charlie
Question 8
Judicature (High Court) of Rajasthan is at
A
Jodhpur
B
Jaipur
C
Udaipur
D
Jaiselmer
Question 9
The Porbandar Bird Sanctuary (PBS) is located in
A
Madhya Pradesh
B
Punjab
C
J & K
D
Gujarat
Question 9 Explanation: 
Gujarat:The Porbandar Bird Sanctuary (PBS) is located in Porbandar city. The PBS is the is a unique example of Co-existence of man and nature in Gujarat.
Question 10
Which of these would be most involved with the preparation of Coq au Vin?
A
Delivery driver
B
Sommelier
C
Maitre d'
D
Chef
Question 10 Explanation: 
Chef
Question 11
When was "The Great Fire of Rome" that spread quickly and burned for five and a half days
A
64AD
B
1666
C
55BC
D
1, 000BC
Question 11 Explanation: 
64AD
Question 12
The sign language used in some stock exchanges to buy and sell is called what?
A
Chisanbop
B
Finger binary
C
Arb
D
Shack's
Question 12 Explanation: 
Arb
Question 13
The texture of a soil refers to
A
the size distribution of the mineral particles composing the soil
B
the distribution of mineral particles in the soil
C
the crystal distribution in soil
D
None of the above
Question 14
When Warren Hastings, returning from a term as Governor-General in 1786, was impeached (and acquitted) where had he been in office?
A
New Zealand
B
Hong Kong
C
America
D
India
Question 14 Explanation: 
India
Question 15
On 12 June 2009, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was re-elected as president of which country?
A
Bangladesh
B
Sri Lanka
C
Pakistan
D
Iran
Question 15 Explanation: 
Iran
Question 16
How many of the Great Lakes form part of the border between the U S A and Canada?
A
3
B
5
C
6
D
4
Question 16 Explanation: 
4
There are 16 questions to complete.

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