General knowledge quiz 900

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which state of the USA is divided into 64 parishes in the same way that 48 of the other states are divided into counties?
A
North Dakota
B
Tennessee
C
Oklahoma
D
Louisiana
Question 1 Explanation: 
Louisiana
Question 2
The Venue of Asian Games 2018 is..........
A
England
B
Indonesia
C
Australia
D
France
Question 3
Six Decades Old Company Act, 1956 replaced by..........
A
New Company Bill, 2015
B
Company Act, 1980
C
New Company Bill, 2013
D
New Company Act, 2000
Question 3 Explanation: 
New Company Bill, 2013:The new Companies Bill will make it into a law replacing the nearly six-decade old regulations that govern corporates in the country.The Companies Bill 2013 received assent from the President Pranab Mukherjee on August 29, it will replace Old Company Act, 1956
Question 4
What term is used to describe the nesting place of colony forming seabirds, some seals and sea lions, and even some turtles?
A
Topery
B
Rookery
C
Nursery
D
Coterie
Question 4 Explanation: 
Rookery
Question 5
According to Forbes as at June 2014, which is the second richest football club in the world?
A
Manchester United
B
Real Madrid
C
Barcelona
D
Bayern Munich
Question 5 Explanation: 
Barcelona
Question 6
Suriname's three neighbouring countries are Guyana, French Guiana and which other?
A
Senegal
B
Sierra Leone
C
Brazil
D
Guinea
Question 6 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 7
Which of these could be appropriate to describe the arches in a vault?
A
Conjugation
B
Fornication
C
Pointillism
D
Rondeau
Question 7 Explanation: 
Fornication
Question 8
Dhaka is capital of which of the following country?
A
Nepal
B
Pakistan
C
Bhutan
D
Bangladesh
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bangladesh:Bangladesh-Dhaka(Capital) and Taka(Currency)
Question 9
What is the common name for Anagallis known for the opening and closing of the flowers in response to environmental conditions?
A
Crocus
B
Pimpernel
C
Myrtle
D
Speedwell
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pimpernel
Question 10
If you travelled in a westward direction from New York City (USA) and passed through each of these cities along the way, which city would be reached last?
A
Mexico City, Mexico
B
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
C
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
D
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Question 11
What news source operating from the US Department of Defense that publishes daily newspapers for the US Armed Forces serving overseas was first published in November 1861, during the American Civil War?
A
Hail to the Chief
B
War Cry
C
Stars and Stripes
D
The Star Spangled Banner
Question 11 Explanation: 
Stars and Stripes
Question 12
The game of Sudoku involves filling in squares with what numbers?
A
1 to 10
B
10 to 100
C
1 to 99
D
1 to 9
Question 12 Explanation: 
1 to 9
Question 13
The flower heads of which of these is commonly eaten?
A
Broccoli
B
Potato
C
Carrot
D
Pea
Question 13 Explanation: 
Broccoli
Question 14
It is generally accepted that the first true "Beat" novel was "Go" by John Clennon (1952) followed by "Howl" by Allen Ginsberg (1956). The Beat culture entered its heyday with the publication of what novel by Jack Kerouac?
A
Down the Drain
B
Up the Creek
C
Off Our Heads
D
On the Road
Question 14 Explanation: 
On the Road
Question 15
The lead character in the TV series "Lovejoy", which was based on stories by John Grant (under the pen name Jonathan Gash), was an expert in what?
A
Antiques
B
Guns
C
Seduction
D
Magic
Question 15 Explanation: 
Antiques
Question 16
The fighting video game, Pokken Tournament, is a spin-off from which other game or games?
A
Final Fantasy, and Warcraft
B
Pokemon
C
Pokenet
D
Pokemon, and Tekken
Question 16 Explanation: 
Pokemon, and Tekken
There are 16 questions to complete.

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