General knowledge quiz 877

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the aim of the game played in the UK called Bingo?
A
To sing accurately the largest number of music hall songs
B
To mark off a specified pattern of numbers, or no pattern at all, printed on the player's ticket
C
To swap the most, different, stories with other players
D
To mark off all numbers printed in one line on the player's ticket
Question 1 Explanation: 
To mark off all numbers printed in one line on the player's ticket
Question 2
Which of these is a gemstone formed inside some molluscs?
A
Diamond
B
Pearl
C
Amethyst
D
Beryl
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pearl
Question 3
L S Lowry is associated with what occupation?
A
Magician
B
Animal trainer
C
Artist
D
Tennis player
Question 3 Explanation: 
Artist
Question 4
Corsica is surrounded by which sea?
A
Dead Sea
B
Tasman Sea
C
Coral Sea
D
Mediterranean Sea
Question 4 Explanation: 
Mediterranean Sea
Question 5
Name the Indian digital Payment organization announced its partnership with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation ' IRCTC Rail connect app' for booking tickets using its payment gateway.
A
MobiKwik
B
MoneyOnMobile
C
State Bank Buddy
D
PayMate
Question 5 Explanation: 
Digital payments firm MobiKwik announced its partnership with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation-IRCTC Rail connect app, which will allow customers book railway tickets using Mobikwik's payment gateway.
Question 6
A coherer, hot wire barretter and cat's whisker were all types of what?
A
Devices for measuring very small distances
B
Radio detector
C
Water heaters
D
Needles
Question 6 Explanation: 
Radio detector
Question 7
The procurement target for the 2015-16 marketing season is
A
35 million tonnes
B
10 million tonnes
C
25 million tones
D
30 million tonnes
Question 7 Explanation: 
30 million tonnes:The procurement target for the 2015-16 marketing season has been finalised 30 million tonnes.. India is estimated to have produced over 102 million tonnes of rice in 2014-15 crop year (July-June).
Question 8
Who threw his shoes at President Bush during a news conference on 14 December 2008?
A
Yusuf Islam
B
David Letterman
C
Muntadar al-Zeidi
D
Mustapha Kemal Ataturk
Question 8 Explanation: 
Muntadar al-Zeidi
Question 9
What is the second longest river on the island of New Guinea?
A
Fly
B
Mosquito
C
Bumble
D
Katydid
Question 9 Explanation: 
Fly
Question 10
Which of these was the name of two Aztec emperors in the 15th and 16th centuries?
A
Tripoli
B
Montezuma
C
Titicaca
D
Mexico
Question 10 Explanation: 
Montezuma
Question 11
A "quack" is usually defined as someone who pretends to be an expert in what field?
A
Astronomy
B
Veterinary science
C
Medicine
D
Botany
Question 11 Explanation: 
Medicine
Question 12
Which county did Mohammad Azharuddin play for?
A
Yorkshire
B
Hampshire
C
Lancashire
D
Derbyshire
Question 12 Explanation: 
Derbyshire County Cricket Club is one of the 18 major county clubs which make up the England and Wales domestic cricket structure, representing the historic county of Derbyshire. Azhar played 2 seasons for Derbyshire
Question 13
..........is the father of Nation
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Dr.BR. Ambedkar
D
Dr, Rajendra Prasad
Question 13 Explanation: 
Mahatma Gandhi:Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of the Indian independence.He is unofficially called the Father of the Nation.
Question 14
If you were to describe horse racing as "the turf", what figure of speech would you be using?
A
Metonymy
B
Synecdoche
C
Litotes
D
Paraphrase
Question 14 Explanation: 
Metonymy
Question 15
Which of these politicians made his fortune from the ownership of television companies?
A
Gordon Brown
B
Silvio Berlusconi
C
Nicolas Sarkozy
D
Jimmy Carter
Question 15 Explanation: 
Silvio Berlusconi
Question 16
Who is credited with finding the cross used by Jesus and the remains of the Three Wise Men?
A
Saint Marie-Bernarde Soubirous
B
Saint Lucia
C
Saint Helena
D
Saint Joan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Saint Helena
There are 16 questions to complete.

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