General knowledge quiz 90

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" is set in which country?
A
France
B
Australia
C
Spain
D
Hungary
Question 1 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 2
Who wrote "The Coming of the Fairies" (1921) which shows he was apparently convinced of the veracity of photographs of fairies, in which he theorised about the nature and existence of fairies and spirits?
A
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
B
T S Eliot
C
Noel Coward
D
Oscar Wilde
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Question 3
The 12-day festival Krishna Pushkaralu celebrated in
A
Andhra Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Kerala
D
Maharashtra
Question 3 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh:Krishna Pushkaralu, the 12-day festival that comes once in every 12 years with over three crore devotees expected to take a holy dip in the river across Andhra Pradesh.
Question 4
The Committee on Scouts & Guides is headed by who among the following?
A
Partha Mukhopadhay
B
Madhukar Gupta
C
Madhav Chitale
D
Harsh Malhotra
Question 4 Explanation: 
Harsh Malhotra
Question 5
What is represented by the peace symbol, which looks like a 3 legged inverted "Y" inside a circle?
A
A pitchfork stuck in the ground
B
An inverted "Victory" sign on a stick
C
A combination of the semaphore letters N and D, standing for "nuclear disarmament"
D
The alternative paths that humankind can decide to take
Question 5 Explanation: 
A combination of the semaphore letters N and D, standing for "nuclear disarmament"
Question 6
After leading a rebel army for 20 years, Ahmed Sukarno was elected the first president of which country after it was granted independence in 1949?
A
Singapore
B
Burma
C
Malaysia
D
Indonesia
Question 6 Explanation: 
Indonesia
Question 7
Frequency multiplier stage of the transmitter operates under..........
A
Class C
B
Class A
C
Class AB
D
Class B
Question 7 Explanation: 
Class C:Frequency multipliers have much in common with frequency mixers, and some of the same nonlinear devices are used for both:transistors operated in Class C and diodes.
Question 8
Usually, how many feet should one stand away from an eye chart?
A
5
B
15
C
10
D
20
Question 8 Explanation: 
20
Question 9
When was the Fifth, and current, Republic established in France?
A
1946
B
1870
C
1958
D
1940
Question 9 Explanation: 
1958
Question 10
The first French factory established at which place?
A
Masulipatnam
B
Mysore
C
Surat
D
Kolkata
Question 10 Explanation: 
Surat:The first French factory established at Surat by Franco Caron in 1668 and second at Masulipatnam in 1669
Question 11
Who was the Roman equivalent of the Greek goddess of nature and mother of the earth, Demeter?
A
Ops
B
Vesta
C
Ceres
D
Proserpina
Question 11 Explanation: 
Ceres
Question 12
Of what was the wood nymph, Pomona, goddess in Roman mythology?
A
Abundance
B
Perfume
C
Apples
D
Waterfalls
Question 12 Explanation: 
Abundance
Question 13
Who was alleged to have choked pop star Rhianna until she was unconscious in a rented Lambhorgini shortly before the 2009 Grammy Awards?
A
Jay Z
B
Sean Penn
C
Sly Stone
D
Chris Brown
Question 13 Explanation: 
Chris Brown
Question 14
Pa(Pascal) is the unit for
A
thrust
B
pressure
C
frequency
D
conductivity
Question 15
Where does Winnie-the-Pooh live?
A
100 Acre Wood
B
Never Never Land
C
Lilliput
D
Japan
Question 15 Explanation: 
100 Acre Wood
Question 16
Which of these is the earliest TV series to be made starring David Jason?
A
The Darling Buds of May
B
Open All Hours
C
Only Fools and Horses
D
A Touch of Frost
Question 16 Explanation: 
Open All Hours
There are 16 questions to complete.

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