General knowledge quiz 928

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In the 2009 FA Cup Chelsea v Everton which player received a record 5th winner's medal?
A
Ronaldinho
B
Louis Saha
C
Bobby Charlton
D
Ashley Cole
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ashley Cole
Question 2
In their raiding, exploring, trading and settling in the 9th century Scandinavian Vikings took which city, and grew it into the capital of what became known as the Land of the Rus?
A
Kiev
B
Moscow
C
St Petersburg
D
Odessa
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kiev
Question 3
What is the only county in the USA to border 5 counties from 5 different states:Baca County, Colorado; Morton County, Kansas; Texas County, Oklahoma; Dallam County, Texas; Union County, New Mexico?
A
Cimarron County
B
San Bernardino County
C
Bronx County
D
Niagara County
Question 3 Explanation: 
Cimarron County
Question 4
Who popularised the phrase "The buck stops here"?
A
Mao Zedong
B
Harry S Truman
C
Richard Nixon
D
Josef Stalin
Question 4 Explanation: 
Harry S Truman
Question 5
Comic actor Leslie Nielsen made huge sales with instructional videos for what activity?
A
Bowling
B
Tennis
C
Bridge
D
Golf
Question 5 Explanation: 
Golf
Question 6
Which of these was a Scottish explorer of the African continent and is credited as being the first Westerner to encounter the Niger River?
A
Mungo Jerry
B
Mungo Park
C
Hyde Park
D
Luna Park
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mungo Park
Question 7
Who is the inventor of Barograph?
A
Alexander Fleming
B
Alexander Bain
C
Alexhander Cumming
D
Daniel Rutherford
Question 7 Explanation: 
Alexhander Cumming:Alexhander Cumming was a Scottish watchmaker and instrument. This is notable as the first accurate recording barograph.
Question 8
Iodine is added to table salt to prevent what?
A
Malaria
B
Rickets
C
Gout
D
Goitre
Question 8 Explanation: 
Goitre
Question 9
When the Chicago Cubs baseball team won the 2016 World Series, it was the first World Series win for them since when?
A
1966
B
1907
C
1999
D
1908
Question 9 Explanation: 
1908
Question 10
Which of these was a Spanish explorer and conquistador, best known for having crossed the Isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean in 1513, thus being the first European to lead an expedition to reach the Pacific from the New World?
A
Ferdinand Magellan
B
Francisco Pizarro
C
Hernan Cortes
D
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Question 10 Explanation: 
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Question 11
Who can purchase or sell FDI compliant instruments of Indian companies on the Stock Exchanges under the Portfolio Investment Scheme?
A
PIO
B
NRE
C
NRI
D
All of these
Question 12
What is the present value of Indian economy?
A
1.5 trillion dollar
B
2 trillion dollar
C
2.5 trillion dollar
D
3 trillion dollar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Indian economy has performed very well since our Government took over in May, 2014. India achieved an average growth of 7.5% in first three years of our Government. Indian economy is now 2.5 trillion dollar economy.
Question 13
Which of the following is located in Odisha?
A
Orang National Park
B
Bhitarkanika National Park
C
Vansda National Park
D
South Button National Park
Question 13 Explanation: 
Bhitarkanika National Park:Bhitarkanika National Park is a national park located in the Kendrapara District Odisha in eastern India.It has been designated as a National Park since 1998.
Question 14
How many wheels were there on each hansom cab, the horse-drawn taxis that used to operate in London in Victorian times?
A
2
B
3
C
4
D
1
Question 14 Explanation: 
2
Question 15
Which of the following is currency of Jamaica?
A
Krone
B
Dollar
C
Euro
D
Peso
Question 15 Explanation: 
Dollar:Jamaica-Kingston(Capital) and Dollar(Currency)
Question 16
Mastitis affects what part of the body?
A
Breast
B
Hand
C
Jaw
D
Stomach
Question 16 Explanation: 
Breast
There are 16 questions to complete.

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