One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers
What is the name of the long narrow island off the east coast of Russia?
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Lloyd's of London, a British insurance and reinsurance market, began around 1688 in what kind of place?
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In which book of the Christian Bible is the story of Lazarus being raised from the dead?
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Juneau, Alaska is the most northern of the US state capitals. What is the second-most northern?
Bismarck, North Dakota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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The administrative units of Pakistan are:a federal capital territory, two autonomous and disputed territories, a group of federally administered tribal areas, and four provinces. Which of these is one of the provinces?
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In 2006, who became the second basketball player to score over 80 points in an NBA game?
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Benjamin Franklin was a prolific inventor. He invented the lightning rod, the Franklin stove, studied electricity, discovered the Gulf Stream, started the first library, and on and on. Among his many other inventions, what musical instrument did he invent?
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Ben also holds a lot of firsts-first U.S. ambassador, first political cartoonist, first American philosopher, organized the first fire department, and on and on.
The term "Royal Ascot" is associated with which sport?
Saloon car racing
Motor cycle racing
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Which of these is one of the activities with which Coretta Scott King was associated?
Civil Rights Movement
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Civil Rights Movement
Sonia Nazario of "Los Angeles Times" was awarded Pulitzer Prize in 2003 for
Which of these is a small deciduous tree?
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Which drink was originally made from the Smilax ornata plant?
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When did kabaddi first appear as an event in the Asian Games?
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Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy lead the world rankings in early 2016 in what sport?
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According to Malory and Tennyson who was the son of Lancelot and Elaine, raised by nuns and knighted on his arrival at Camelot?
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A holiday on 25 March in Greece celebrates the final recognition of Greece as an independent nation following the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire. What year did this happen?
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