General knowledge quiz 914

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What relation were Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole to each other?
A
Mother and son
B
Brother and Sister
C
Uncle and niece
D
Father and daughter
Question 1 Explanation: 
Father and daughter
Question 2
What sign of the zodiac is represented by fish?
A
Sagittarius
B
Gemini
C
Cancer
D
Pisces
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pisces
Question 3
Pooja Khanna is related to
A
Archery
B
Shotting
C
Swimming
D
Boxing
Question 3 Explanation: 
Archery:India's only representative in archery at the Rio Paralympic Games in Brazil, Pooja Khanna, finished the ranking round at the 29th spot with a total of 513 points at the Sambodromo in Rio De Janeiro.
Question 4
Who commanded No. 11 Group RAF, responsible for the fighter defence of London and southeast England, which took the brunt of the German air attacks in the Battle of Britain?
A
Trafford Leigh-Mallory
B
Keith Park
C
Hugh Dowding
D
Arthur Harris
Question 4 Explanation: 
Keith Park
Question 5
What is the present rank of India in terms of voting share in the IMF?
A
23rd
B
8th
C
6th
D
11th
Question 5 Explanation: 
8th:India's rank in the IMF will improve to the 8th position fromthe current 11th in terms of quota
Question 6
Alfonso de Albuquerque took areas of which modern day country for Portugal in the early 1500s?
A
Vietnam
B
USA
C
Mexico
D
India
Question 6 Explanation: 
India
Question 7
Which of the following is located in Chhattisgarh?
A
Dudhwa National Park
B
Sultanpur National Park
C
Kanger Ghati National Park
D
Nanda Devi National Park
Question 7 Explanation: 
Kanger Ghati National Park:Kanger Ghati National Park was declared a national park in 1982 by the Government of India. Among the various protected areas in the country, the Kanger Valley National Park near Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh.
Question 8
The 14 year old Kyra Poh from Singapore won gold medals at the international indoor skydiving championship WindGames 2017; what were the disciplines?
A
Solo freestyle, and solo speed
B
Open, and female
C
Dynamic, and speed
D
Female, and solo speed
Question 8 Explanation: 
Solo freestyle, and solo speed
Question 9
Which of these is not an annual music festival in Belgium?
A
Pukkelpop
B
Rock Werchter
C
Graspop Metal Meeting
D
Rock am Ring
Question 9 Explanation: 
Rock am Ring
Question 10
The 11th, 12th and 13th holes of which golf course are referred to as "Amen Corner"?
A
Augusta National Golf Course, Georgia, USA
B
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
C
The Australian Golf Club, NSW, Australia
D
La Paloma Country Club, Tucson, ArizonaUSA
Question 10 Explanation: 
Augusta National Golf Course, Georgia, USA
Question 11
In what year was the first demonstration of a helicopter lifting itself organised by Louis Breguet and Professor Richet?
A
1917
B
1951
C
1946
D
1907
Question 11 Explanation: 
1907
Question 12
Which American legal TV drama-comedy (2004 to 2008), a spin-off of "The Practice", followed the exploits of attorneys at Crane, Poole & Schmidt?
A
Boston Public
B
Boston Legal
C
LA Law
D
Law & Order
Question 12 Explanation: 
Boston Legal
Question 13
Which of the following novel is written by Anita Desai?
A
The God of Small Thing
B
Five Point Someone
C
The Twentieth Wife
D
The Village by the Sea:An Indian family story
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Village by the Sea:An Indian family story:The Village by the Sea:an Indian family story is a novel for young people by the Indian writer Anita Desai, published in London by Heinemann in 1982.
Question 14
John McEnroe has married which of these?
A
Rosemary Clooney and Debbie Reynolds
B
Patti Smith & Tatum O'Neill
C
Joni Mitchell and Mia Farrow
D
Tori Amos and Raquel Welch
Question 14 Explanation: 
Patti Smith & Tatum O'Neill
Question 15
Ecuador enacted what, as Objective 4 of its constitution, in 2008?
A
Recognition of the volcano Cotopaxi as an individual with all the rights of a person
B
Membership of OPEC
C
Rights of oil mining companies to prospect in conservation areas
D
Guarantee of "the rights of nature"
Question 15 Explanation: 
Guarantee of "the rights of nature"
Question 16
Wembley Stadium is in what city?
A
Cardiff
B
Aberystwyth
C
Edinburgh
D
London
Question 16 Explanation: 
London
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *