General knowledge quiz 927

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who opened the restaurants called Petrus and Amarylis in Britain?
A
Marco Pierre White
B
Jamie Oliver
C
Gordon Ramsay
D
Julia Childs
Question 1 Explanation: 
Gordon Ramsay
Question 2
What do Eurythmics, Fleetwood Mac, Bee Gees, David Bowie, Elton John, Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Freddie Mercury, Status Quo and Queen have in common?
A
Going to the London School of Economics
B
Providing the theme song for a "James Bond" film
C
Having records released by Motown records
D
Winning the "Outstanding contribution" BRIT award
Question 2 Explanation: 
Winning the "Outstanding contribution" BRIT award
Question 3
The Rio Grande forms the border of Texas with what other area?
A
Oklahoma
B
Mexico
C
Arkansas
D
Louisiana
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mexico
Question 4
It originated in the 5th century BCE or earlier as training for the military, could involve up to 200 a game, was feted for both men and women in Persian poetry and art. Which game is it?
A
Shinty
B
Lacrosse
C
Polo
D
Football
Question 4 Explanation: 
Polo
Question 5
Which of these is closest to the Equator?
A
Canada
B
South Africa
C
Ethiopia
D
Falkland Islands
Question 5 Explanation: 
Ethiopia
Question 6
Nuclear sizes are expressed in a unit named
A
Fermi
B
angstrom
C
newton
D
tesla
Question 6 Explanation: 
Fermi-A unit of length equal to 10-15 meter (one femtometer), used in nuclear physics. It is similar to the diameter of a proton.
Question 7
Which book attributed to Thomas Cranmer and published around 1549 is still in print?
A
Beowulf
B
The Canterbury Tales
C
Le Morte d'Arthur
D
The Book of Common Prayer
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Book of Common Prayer
Question 8
World's Largest Artificial Sun has been sets up by which country?
A
Germany
B
China
C
USA
D
Russia
Question 8 Explanation: 
Germany
Question 9
In which of the following industries is mica as a raw material?
A
Cement
B
Glass and Pottery
C
Iron and Steel
D
Electrical
Question 10
The first Open University in India is..........
A
PT. Sunderlal Sharma Open University
B
Andhra Pradesh Open University
C
Indira Gandhi National Open University
D
Netaji Subhas Open University
Question 10 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh Open University:Dr.B.R.Ambedkar university is the first Open University In India Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Open University(BRAOU), formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Open University.
Question 11
It is easier to roll a barrel full of coal tar than to pull it because
A
the full weight of the barrel comes into play when it is pulled
B
the rolling friction is much less than the sliding friction
C
more surface area of the barrel is in contact with the road when it is pulled
D
coal tar is a liquid and it flows in the barrel when it is rolled
Question 12
Who was arrested on Christmas Day 2009 for assaulting real estate investor Brooke Mueller?
A
Mel Gibson
B
Mike Tyson
C
Phil Spector
D
Charlie Sheen
Question 12 Explanation: 
Charlie Sheen
Question 13
China has launched its first cargo spacecraft..........recently
A
Pujiang-1
B
TanSat
C
Tianzhou-1
D
Tianhui 1B
Question 13 Explanation: 
Tianzhou-1:China has launched its first cargo spacecraft, making further progress in its goal of establishing a permanently manned space station by 2022. The Tianzhou-1 cargo resupply spacecraft lifted off on Thursday evening on a Long March-7 Y2 rocket from the Wenchang Satellite Launch Centre in the southern island province of Hainan.
Question 14
2016 South Asian Games was held in..........
A
Sri Lanka
B
Bangladesh
C
India
D
Nepal
Question 14 Explanation: 
India:The 2016 South Asian Games, officially the XII South Asian Games, is a major multi-sport event which took place from 5 February to 16 February 2016 in Guwahati and Shillong, India
Question 15
Which of these is contained in the nucleus of an atom?
A
Electron
B
Proton
C
Cybertron
D
Cyclotron
Question 15 Explanation: 
Proton
Question 16
When light passes from air into glass it experiences change of
A
frequency and wavelength
B
frequency and speed
C
wavelength and speed
D
frequency, wavelength and speed
There are 16 questions to complete.

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