General knowledge quiz 845

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Colombia's shores are in the Caribbean Sea and which other body of water?
A
Pacific Ocean
B
Indian Ocean
C
Mediterranean Sea
D
Tasman Sea
Question 1 Explanation: 
Pacific Ocean
Question 2
What type of animal is a silverback?
A
Toad
B
Dog
C
Gorilla
D
Elephant
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gorilla
Question 3
Which film actress was born in Germany in 1904, went to America after appearing in the film "Blue Angel", and became an American citizen in 1937?
A
Bette Davis
B
Greta Garbo
C
Mary Pickford
D
Marlene Dietrich
Question 3 Explanation: 
Marlene Dietrich
Question 4
Which of these is a qualitative research method often used in the social sciences to write about human societies/cultures through observation, interviews, questionnaires, etc. and to describe the nature and cultural systems of the group being studied?
A
Ethnology
B
Ethnography
C
Anthropology
D
Sociology
Question 4 Explanation: 
Ethnography
Question 5
What tree is mentioned in the Christmas song 'Twelve Days of Christmas'?
A
Shoe Tree
B
Money Tree
C
Pear Tree
D
Banana Tree
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pear Tree
Question 6
The "home page" of a web site is...
A
The largest page
B
The last page
C
The first page
D
The most colorful page
Question 7
Actress Brooke Shields was married to whom for 2 years from April 1997?
A
Roger Federer
B
Lance Armstrong
C
Andre Agassi
D
Greg Norman
Question 7 Explanation: 
Andre Agassi
Question 8
What is "pig iron"?
A
A type of pig
B
A type of iron
C
A bird used for racing
D
A mineral that is often mistaken for iron ("fool's iron")
Question 8 Explanation: 
A type of iron
Question 9
The last Hindu king who party succeeded in establishing "Hindu Swaraj" was
A
Chhatrapati Shivaji
B
Akbar, the Great
C
Chandragupta Maurya
D
Bahadurshah Zafar Khan
Question 10
What is the deepest lake in the world, and the largest freshwater lake in the world by volume?
A
Lake Baikal
B
Caspian Sea
C
Titicaca
D
Superior
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lake Baikal
Question 11
Which country has recently launched its first freight train to London?
A
Singapore
B
Brazil
C
China
D
United States
Question 11 Explanation: 
China has launched its first freight train to London. The train will travel for about 18 days and more than 12, 000 km before reaching its destination in Britain. It will pass through Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, Belgium and France before arriving in London.
Question 12
Which public sector bank has launched the Retail Mart, a retail lending concept, in Kerala's capital city Thiruvananthapuram?
A
Corporation Bank
B
Corporation Bank
C
Indian Overseas Bank
D
Bank of Baroda
Question 12 Explanation: 
Indian Overseas Bank (IOB), the Lead Bank for Thiruvananthapuram district, has launched the Retail Mart, a retail lending concept, in Kerala's capital city. The exclusive facility that handles retail products has started functioning at the main branch of the bank at Statue Junction in Thiruvananthapuram.
Question 13
Taoism is followed in
A
worldwide
B
Iran and north-west India
C
China, Taiwan, Nauru, Brunei, Singapore and Vietnam
D
Japan
Question 14
The temperature increases rapidly after
A
ionosphere
B
exosphere
C
stratosphere
D
troposphere
Question 15
Which of these fought to unify Italy in the 19th century?
A
Joachim Murat
B
Benito Mussolini
C
Giuseppe Garibaldi
D
Canaletto
Question 15 Explanation: 
Giuseppe Garibaldi
Question 16
What was the official mascot for the 1988 Summer Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea?
A
Hodori, an Amur Tiger
B
Soohorang, a white tiger
C
Vucko, a wolf
D
An abstract figure known as Izzy
Question 16 Explanation: 
Hodori, an Amur Tiger
There are 16 questions to complete.

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