General knowledge quiz 815

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Quadrille, a popular card game in the 18th century, is for four players with a deck of how many?
A
53
B
40
C
26
D
104
Question 1 Explanation: 
40
Question 2
In the English nursery rhyme, who fell down and broke his crown?
A
Jack
B
Humpty
C
The Duke of Gloucester
D
Mary
Question 2 Explanation: 
Jack
Question 3
Which of these Canadian provinces is the furthest west?
A
Nova Scotia
B
Quebec
C
Ontario
D
British Columbia
Question 3 Explanation: 
British Columbia
Question 4
Churdhar Wildlife Sanctuary located in..........
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Assam
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 5
In 2003, a congestion charge was introduced to reduce traffic volumes in which city centre?
A
London
B
New York
C
Rome
D
Madrid
Question 5 Explanation: 
London
Question 6
Where is the 'National Remote Sensing Agency' situated?
A
Shadnagar
B
Bangalore
C
Chennai
D
Dehradun
Question 7
The Himalayas and Tien Shan, or Tian Shan, lie north and south of which other major mountain range?
A
The Hindu Kush
B
The Pamir Mountains
C
The Kyrgiz
D
The Kunlun Mountains
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Kunlun Mountains
Question 8
Who wrote "Robinson Crusoe"?
A
Daniel Defoe
B
Jonathan Swift
C
Robert Louis Stevenson
D
J M Barrie
Question 8 Explanation: 
Daniel Defoe
Question 9
The official basketball size for men's basketball is 29.5 inches in circumference (size 7) and what weight in ounces?
A
18
B
20
C
22
D
24
Question 9 Explanation: 
22
Question 10
Tuticorin Thermal Power Station located in..........state
A
Odisha
B
Andhra Pradesh
C
Tamilnadu
D
Kerala
Question 10 Explanation: 
Tamilnadu:Tuticorin Thermal Power Station is a power plant situated near newport of Thoothukudi on the sea shore of Bay of Bengal, Southern India.
Question 11
What was the name given to the line of German defences that ran across Italy from east to west, through the Apennine Mountains via the mountains behind the town of Cassino, to the mouth of the Sangro River in the east?
A
Siegfried Line
B
Gothic Line
C
Gustav Line
D
Maginot Line
Question 11 Explanation: 
Gustav Line
Question 12
In Star Wars, what is the name of Han Solo's companion?
A
Spitball
B
Chewbacca
C
Munchbunny
D
Toothfairy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Chewbacca
Question 13
Which country will host 2019 Men's World Championships?
A
Russia
B
Turkey
C
Japan
D
India
Question 13 Explanation: 
Russia:AIBA Men's World Championships 2019 scheduled to held in Sochi, Russia
Question 14
"He's got this dream about buyin' some land. He's gonna give up the booze and the one night stands. And then he'll settle down, there's a quiet little town, and forget about everything" is a line from which hit song of the 1970s?
A
Born to Run
B
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
C
Relax
D
Baker Street
Question 14 Explanation: 
Baker Street
Question 15
Where is the whisky known as The Hearach distilled?
A
County Antrim, Northern Ireland
B
Thurso, Scotland,
C
County Cork, Ireland
D
The Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland
Question 16
Up until 1869 where was the city known as Edo?
A
Russia
B
Poland
C
Japan
D
Germany
Question 16 Explanation: 
Japan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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