General knowledge quiz 812

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
It premiered at the Olivier Theatre in the Royal National Theatre in London, UK, using life-size, non-human puppets. What was the play?
A
Equus
B
Muppet Christmas Carol
C
War Horse
D
The Mousetrap
Question 1 Explanation: 
War Horse
Question 2
Who wrote the book "Studies in Hysteria" and "Interpretation of Dreams"?
A
Clement Freud
B
Ernst Ludwig Freud
C
Sigmund Freud
D
Lucian Freud
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sigmund Freud
Question 3
What is the opposite of diminuendo?
A
Grazioso
B
Affrettando
C
Doloroso
D
Crescendo
Question 3 Explanation: 
Crescendo
Question 4
India's first mission to Moon was launched successfully on October 22, 2008 from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota
A
ANTRIX
B
Chandrayaan-1
C
INSAT
D
GAGAN
Question 4 Explanation: 
Chandrayaan-1:Chandrayaan-1-spacecraft was orbiting around the Moon at a height of 100 km from the lunar surface
Question 5
Trophies of the same name were awarded to the champions of Major League Baseball, the International Hockey League's coach of the year from 1985 to 2001 and the Canadian Hockey League's coach of the year from 1993 to 2001. What is the name of these trophies?
A
Commissioner's Trophy
B
Intercontinental Cup
C
America's Cup
D
Ranfurly Shield
Question 5 Explanation: 
Commissioner's Trophy
Question 6
Charlie Chaplin wore his tramp costume for the first time in 1914 in which film?
A
The Tramp
B
Tillies Punctured Romance
C
Making A Living
D
Kid Auto Races in Venice
Question 6 Explanation: 
Kid Auto Races in Venice
Question 7
Which bank has launched 'iMobile SamrtKeys' mobile app?
A
HDFC
B
Yes Bank
C
ICICI
D
Axis Bank
Question 7 Explanation: 
To make mobile payments easier, ICICI Bank has launched a payment service using a smartphone keyboard named 'iMobile SmartKeys'.
Question 8
The Ornate bull or Nandiswara situated in the..........
A
Amaravati Piece of art
B
Gandhara school of art
C
Mathura school of art
D
All of these
Question 8 Explanation: 
Amaravati Piece of art:The pieces of art from the Amaravati School include the ornate bull or 'nandiswara' that was situated in the Amareswara temple, earlier forms of Lord Ganesha, Ganeshani and Lakshmi.
Question 9
Which of the following is located in Bengaluru?
A
Haffkine Institute
B
School of Tropical Medicine
C
National Institute of Yoga
D
Bharat Electronics Ltd
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bharat Electronics Ltd:Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) was established at Bangalore, India, by the Government of India under the Ministry of Defence in 1954
Question 10
Which of these countries is south east of Germany?
A
France
B
Portugal
C
Austria
D
Denmark
Question 10 Explanation: 
Austria
Question 11
Which was NOT a site of any of the three Punic Wars fought between Rome and Carthage?
A
Sicily
B
Cyprus
C
Italy
D
Carthage
Question 11 Explanation: 
Cyprus
Question 12
Who will lead a ministerial delegation to the ASEAN-India 'Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas'(PBD) to be held in 2018, in Singapore?
A
Rajnath singh
B
Dr.Jitendar Singh
C
Sushma Swaraj
D
Uma Bharathi
Question 12 Explanation: 
On 5th October 2017, India's High Commissioner to Singapore announced that, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will lead a ministerial delegation to the ASEAN-India 'Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas' (PBD) to be held in 2018, in Singapore.
Question 13
What is boiled in water to form gelatine?
A
Botox
B
Fructose
C
Collagen
D
Sago
Question 13 Explanation: 
Collagen
Question 14
Which of these is a valid e-mail address?
A
professor.at.learnthenet
B
www.learnthenet.com
C
D
Question 15
Famous sculptures depicting art of love built some time in 950 AD-1050 AD are
A
Khajuraho temples
B
Jama Masjid
C
Sun temple
D
Mahabalipuram temples
Question 16
When was the legislation passed in France which specifically barred Latin and established clearly written French as the only language to be used in legal and official documents?
A
In 1539, under Francis I
B
In 1656, under Louis XIV
C
In 1791, under the new National Constituent Assembly of France
D
In 1804, under Napoleon Bonaparte (as part of the Napoleonic Code)
Question 16 Explanation: 
In 1539, under Francis I
There are 16 questions to complete.

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