General knowledge quiz 910

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the conifer native to the west coast of North America that grows to over 300 feet high?
A
Oak
B
Sequoia
C
Ply
D
Teak
Question 1 Explanation: 
Sequoia
Question 2
Jallian Walla incident took place at..........
A
Amristar
B
Lucknow
C
Bombay
D
Lahore
Question 2 Explanation: 
Amristar:Jalli Walla incident took place at Amritsar on 13th April. 1919
Question 3
The headquarters of UCO Bank is located in which city of India?
A
Varanasi
B
New Delhi
C
Mumbai
D
Kolkata
Question 3 Explanation: 
Kolkata
Question 4
Who announced his engagement to New Zealand cellist Jiaxin Cheng, to be his fourth wife, in June 2009?
A
Robbie Williams
B
Andrew Lloyd Webber
C
Bryn Terfel
D
Julian Lloyd Webber
Question 4 Explanation: 
Julian Lloyd Webber
Question 5
What film character was created by Paul Hogan?
A
Crocodile Dundee
B
Alligator Glasgow
C
Wombat Stirling
D
Platypus Dumbarton
Question 5 Explanation: 
Crocodile Dundee
Question 6
Above the confluence of the Rio Negro the Amazon River is known by another name in Brazil, which is...?
A
Solimoes
B
Maranon
C
Ucayali
D
Apurimac
Question 6 Explanation: 
Solimoes
Question 7
In 2006 what became the longest-running musical in the West End of London?
A
Oklahoma!
B
Hair
C
Les Miserables
D
The Sound of Music
Question 7 Explanation: 
Les Miserables
Question 8
The Choke is used in Fluorescent lamp to
A
Decrease the current flow
B
Increase the current flow
C
Decrease the Resistance
D
Decrease the Voltage
Question 8 Explanation: 
Increase the current flow:The purpose of choke in a fluorescent lamp is to increase the current flow
Question 9
During Gupta's Period..........land is called as Charagah Bhoomi
A
Waste land
B
Cultivable land
C
Habitable land
D
Pasture land
Question 9 Explanation: 
Pasture land:Land was classified into five groups Khila-Waste land Kshetra Bhoomi-Cultivable land Aprahata Bhoomi-Forest land Charagah Bhoomi-Pasture land Vastu Bhoomi-Habitable land
Question 10
The followers of John Wycliffe in the 14th and 15th century were known as what?
A
Yobboes
B
Lollards
C
Disestablishmentarians
D
Presbyterians
Question 10 Explanation: 
Lollards
Question 11
According to legend, who was the sweetheart of Robin Hood?
A
Maid Marian
B
Lady Godiva
C
Nell Gwynn
D
Anne Boleyn
Question 11 Explanation: 
Maid Marian
Question 12
What is the first name of the poet Coleridge?
A
Bob
B
Samuel
C
Rene
D
Leroy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Samuel
Question 13
What sea between Israel and Jordan is 1, 385 feet (422 metres) below sea level?
A
Dead Sea
B
Caspian Sea
C
Aegean Sea
D
Tyrrhenian Sea
Question 13 Explanation: 
Dead Sea
Question 14
If someone is on their high horse what could be said of them?
A
They are posing for a portrait
B
They are frightened of falling
C
They are preparing for a steeplechase race
D
They are acting superior
Question 14 Explanation: 
They are acting superior
Question 15
Which of Britain's Labour Prime Ministers was in office for the longest continuous term and the longest time overall?
A
Tony Blair
B
Clement Attlee
C
Harold Wilson
D
James Callaghan
Question 15 Explanation: 
Tony Blair
Question 16
'The World in 2050-Striving for a More Just, Prosperous and Harmonious Global Community' authored by..........
A
Aravind Adiga
B
Harinder S. Kohli
C
Kiran Desai
D
Vikram Chandra
Question 16 Explanation: 
Harinder S. Kohli:Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy released book titled 'The World in 2050-Striving for a More Just, Prosperous and Harmonious Global Community' written by Shri Harinder S. Kohli
There are 16 questions to complete.

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