General knowledge quiz 800

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Babur was succeeded to the Mughal throne by..........
A
Bahadur Shah
B
Humayun
C
Akabr
D
Sher Shah
Question 1 Explanation: 
Humayun:Babur was succeeded to the Mughal throne by Humayun
Question 2
What is the capital of Micronesia?
A
Maseru
B
Asmara
C
Zagreb
D
Palikir
Question 3
The Battle of Midway, fought between 4 and 7 June 1942, was an important naval battle of the Pacific Campaign of World War II. Why was it called that?
A
It was fought near Midway Atoll
B
It was fought mid way through the war
C
It was fought mid way between Japan & Australia
D
It was the first time that fighter planes had been amid enemy ships
Question 3 Explanation: 
It was fought near Midway Atoll
Question 4
In 1939, how did German Erich Warsitz make history?
A
Flew a jet plane
B
Assassinated Adolph Hitler
C
Became the first person in space
D
Discovered that truffles were good to eat
Question 4 Explanation: 
Flew a jet plane
Question 5
What name is given to the container to carry uneaten food home from a restaurant?
A
Doggy bag
B
Piggybank
C
Horsebox
D
Cat basket
Question 5 Explanation: 
Doggy bag
Question 6
..........converts into poisonous when exposed to sunlight
A
C3H8O3
B
CHCl3
C
HCOOH
D
C6H5OH
Question 6 Explanation: 
CHCl3:Cholroform converts into poisonous when exposed to sunlight. So it is kept in dark bottles
Question 7
The Gunpowder Plot, by discontented Catholics including Guy Fawkes and Robert Catesby, was to blow up the British parliament as it was being opened by whom?
A
Elizabeth I
B
Charles I
C
James I
D
Charles II
Question 7 Explanation: 
James I
Question 8
The naval Battle of Trafalgar (1805) was part of the confrontation by Britain and its allies of the forces of which supreme military commander?
A
Francis II of Austria
B
King Joseph Bonaparte of Spain
C
Chancellor Otto von Bismarck of Prussia
D
Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte of France
Question 8 Explanation: 
Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte of France
Question 9
Lake Winnipeg is in which Canadian province?
A
Quebec
B
Saskatchewan
C
Alberta
D
Manitoba
Question 9 Explanation: 
Manitoba
Question 10
Which of the following is related to Football?
A
Subroto Cup
B
DCM trophy
C
UEFA Champion League
D
All of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
All of these:IFA Shield, Subroto Cup, DCM trophy and UEFA Champion League => Football tournament held in different countries
Question 11
Shove ha'penny has been a game popular in pubs and with kings. What is a ha'penny?
A
A UK penny cut in half
B
What a dime used to be called
C
A UK coin no longer in circulation
D
A lucky coin
Question 11 Explanation: 
A UK coin no longer in circulation
Question 12
..........is the largest credit rating agency in India
A
ICRA
B
ONICRA
C
FITCH
D
CRISIL
Question 12 Explanation: 
CRISIL:CRISIL is the largest credit rating agency in India, with a market share of greater than 60%. It is a full service rating agency offering its services in manufacturing, service, financial and SME sectors.
Question 13
The SAARC movement was launched for
A
political alliances
B
regional cooperation
C
cultural exchanges
D
military strategy
Question 14
With which sport is Brett Favre associated?
A
American football
B
Synchronised swimming
C
Diving
D
Gymnastics
Question 14 Explanation: 
American football
Question 15
Kani tribes people living in which state of India?
A
Himachal Pradesh
B
Odisha
C
Kerala
D
West Bengal
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kerala
Question 16
What element has the symbol "P"?
A
Phosphorus
B
Potassium
C
Platinum
D
Lead
Question 16 Explanation: 
Phosphorus
There are 16 questions to complete.

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