General knowledge quiz 764

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
These are the first lines from what song made famous by Bobby Vee in 1963:"They say that you're a runaround lover, Though you say it isn't so, But if you put me down for another, I'll know, believe me, I'll know"?
A
The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
B
Runaway
C
The Leader of the Pack
D
Get Around
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Question 2
What is the name of the daughter of Ginger Spice (Geri Halliwell), born in 2006?
A
Lady Madonna
B
Bluebell Madonna
C
Bluetooth Madder
D
Bluebell Railway
Question 2 Explanation: 
Bluebell Madonna
Question 3
The SI Unit of Temperature is..........
A
candela
B
Joule
C
pascal
D
kelvin
Question 3 Explanation: 
kelvin:The kelvin is a unit of measure for temperature
Question 4
Which entertainment American cable TV network is owned by Time Warner Inc.?
A
Discovery
B
Aspire
C
Animal Planet
D
Adult Swim
Question 4 Explanation: 
Adult Swim
Question 5
Pankaj Advani is a..........Champion.
A
Squash
B
Weightlifting
C
Snooker
D
Archery
Question 5 Explanation: 
Snooker, Pankaj Advani grabbed the title of IBSF World Snooker Championship at Al-Arabi Sports Club in Doha, Qatar
Question 6
Who is the next in this series:Julie Stevens, Honor Blackman, Diana Rigg, Linda Thorson...?
A
Joanna Lumley
B
Julia Roberts
C
Jennifer Saunders
D
Jane Mansfield
Question 6 Explanation: 
Joanna Lumley
Question 7
What French political scandal involved the sentencing of an artillery officer to life imprisonment for treason in 1894, who was exonerated and reinstated to the French Army in 1906 after the discovery that the French government had fabricated evidence?
A
The East End Murders
B
The Esterhazy Papers
C
The Dreyfus Affair
D
The Entente Cordiale
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Dreyfus Affair
Question 8
What dish would you expect if you asked for "funghi" in an Italian restaurant?
A
Bread
B
Mushrooms
C
Cheese
D
Pasta
Question 8 Explanation: 
Mushrooms
Question 9
Inscribed coins in India were first circulated by..........
A
Mauryans
B
Gupta
C
Ashoka
D
Indo-Greeks
Question 9 Explanation: 
Indo-Greeks:Inscribed coins in India were first circulated by Indo-Greeks A famous early electrum coin, the most ancient inscribed coin at present known, is from nearby Caria.
Question 10
In American football, who stands behind the centre and calls the play?
A
Halfback
B
Quarterback
C
Fullback
D
Behindback
Question 10 Explanation: 
Quarterback
Question 11
The two day UNESCO Natural Heritage Festival 2017 was held in which state?
A
Assam
B
Goa
C
Himachal Pradesh
D
Uttarakhand
Question 11 Explanation: 
France based UNESCO organised the two-day Nature Fest at the World Heritage Site Great Himalayan National Park (GNHP) at Sairopa in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh from February 11, 2017.The festival was organised in collaboration with the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) and would be attended by prominent conservationists.
Question 12
India's first hill station bicycle path has been inaugurated in which hill station on February 25, 2017?
A
Darjeeling
B
Shimla
C
Manali
D
Nainital
Question 12 Explanation: 
India's first hill station bicycle path was inaugurated in Darjeeling on February 25, 2017. The 20 km long cycle route is developed at an altitude of over 2, 000 metres and runs through thick pine forest and Senchal wildlife sanctuary. The path also provides a view of the third-highest mountain in the world, Kanchenjunga. The route starts from near Jorebunglow, south of Darjeeling and ends at a small local eco-village resort in Chatakpur.
Question 13
Which of the following is not related to Home Rule Movement?
A
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
B
Lala Lajpat Rai
C
S. Subramaniam Iyer
D
Annie Besant
Question 13 Explanation: 
The movement was started by B.G. Tilak in Poona in April 1916 and Annie Besant and S. Subramania Iyer at Adyar near Madras in September 1916
Question 14
Sri Penusila Narasimha Wildlife Sanctuary is located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Rajasthan
C
Chhattisgarh
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 15
Sulphuric acid is also known as..........
A
Oil of Vitriol
B
Blue Vitriol
C
Water Vitriol
D
Acid Vitriol
Question 15 Explanation: 
Oil of Vitriol:Later, in 18th century Europe, there were two processes in use by which sulfuric acid was made. One was by distilling green vitriol (ferrous sulfate) and collecting the acid vapors evolved, a method which gave the acid its early name 'oil of vitriol.-Highly concentrated sulfuric acid has an oily appearance.
Question 16
Where did the biscuit-making company called Peek Frean first appear?
A
Bermondsey, UK
B
Reading, Berkshire, UK
C
Trubschachen, Emmental, Switzerland
D
Bridge Street, Waterford, Ireland
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bermondsey, UK
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