General knowledge quiz 763

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
MRTP Act came into force from 1st June of..........
A
1992
B
1990
C
1970
D
1988
Question 1 Explanation: 
1970:MRTP (Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices) Act came into force from 1st June, 1970. The act aims to prevent concentration of economic power, provide for control of monopolies, and protect consumer interest.
Question 2
Where did India play its 1st one day international cricket match?
A
Lords
B
Headingley
C
Taunton
D
The Oval
Question 2 Explanation: 
India lost the match by four wickets on 13-07-1974. Brijesh Patel (82) was the top scorer.
Question 3
Which of these is a spin off from the TV series Grey's Anatomy?
A
Brothers & Sisters
B
Desperate Housewives
C
Private Practice
D
True Blood
Question 3 Explanation: 
Private Practice
Question 4
When the US swimmer Michael Phelps became the youngest person at the time to break a world record, what was the occasion?
A
200 m butterfly in the World Championship Trials for the 2001 World Aquatics Championships
B
200 m individual medley at the 2003 World Aquatics Championships
C
4 x 100 m medley relay in the 2002 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships
D
400 m individual medley at the 2003 World Aquatics Championships
Question 4 Explanation: 
200 m butterfly in the World Championship Trials for the 2001 World Aquatics Championships
Question 5
What is the guillotine most popularly associated with?
A
Fox hunting
B
Trimming books
C
French Revolution
D
Scientific research
Question 5 Explanation: 
French Revolution
Question 6
Which article of Indian constitution related with the Economic Survey of India?
A
Article 86
B
Article 90
C
Article 123
D
Article 112
Question 6 Explanation: 
Article 112:The constitution of India neither uses word budget nor economic survey. Article 112 says that every year the president of India shall cause to be laid in parliament an ''annual financial statement''. This statement and some other documents are commonly called budget.
Question 7
Where is Bhindawas Wildlife Sanctuary situated?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Haryana
D
Punjab
Question 7 Explanation: 
Haryana
Question 8
Which 19th century French novelist wrote books about "The Three Musketeers"?
A
Marquis de Sade
B
Alexandre Dumas
C
Rene Goscinny
D
Albert Camus
Question 8 Explanation: 
Alexandre Dumas
Question 9
The CN Tower which in 1975 became the world's tallest free-standing structure on land is part of the skyline of which city?
A
Auckland
B
London
C
Toronto
D
San Francisco
Question 9 Explanation: 
Toronto
Question 10
What is a siskin?
A
False hair
B
Barrel
C
Bird
D
Jacket
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bird
Question 11
According to Britain's Sea Fish Industry Authority, what is the name for a young pilchard?
A
Sardine
B
Whitebait
C
Anchovy
D
Carp
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sardine
Question 12
America was named after the first name of which of these people?
A
Columbus
B
Vespucci
C
Magellan
D
Raleigh
Question 12 Explanation: 
Vespucci
Question 13
Which play and film was adapted from a story by Christopher Isherwood and later adapted as the musical and film "Cabaret"?
A
The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
B
I Am A Camera
C
A Small Town in Germany
D
The Glass Menagerie
Question 13 Explanation: 
I Am A Camera
Question 14
What city was the sewerage system built by Sir Joseph Bazalgette in the late 19th century designed to serve?
A
Frankfurt, Germany
B
Paris, France
C
Stockholm, Sweden
D
London, UK
Question 14 Explanation: 
London, UK
Question 15
A 2002 computer worm played on the watchability of, and is named after, which female tennis player?
A
Vera Zvonareva
B
Marion Bartoli
C
Svetlana Kuznetsova
D
Anna Kournikova
Question 15 Explanation: 
Anna Kournikova
Question 16
Who provided the voice of "Charlotte" in the 2007 film "Charlotte's Web"?
A
Meg Ryan
B
Kim Basinger
C
Kate Winslet
D
Julia Roberts
Question 16 Explanation: 
Julia Roberts
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