General knowledge quiz 935

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The department of Atomic Energy was established in
A
1948
B
1954
C
1963
D
1971
Question 2
What international news TV network is based in Doha, Qatar?
A
Al Yankovic
B
Al Jolson
C
Al Jardine
D
Al Jazeera
Question 2 Explanation: 
Al Jazeera
Question 3
What colour are salmon eggs?
A
Black
B
Blue
C
White
D
Orange
Question 3 Explanation: 
Orange
Question 4
Who played Jasper in "The 101 Dalmatians", a 1996 live-action film produced by Walt Disney Pictures?
A
Tim McInnerny
B
Jeff Daniels
C
John Shrapnel
D
Hugh Laurie
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hugh Laurie
Question 5
Which country is known as 'Gift of the Nile'?
A
Egypt
B
Japan
C
UK
D
Thailand
Question 5 Explanation: 
Egypt:The Greek historian Herodotus wrote that ''Egypt was the gift of the Nile''. An unending source of sustenance, it provided a crucial role in the development of Egyptian civilization. Silt deposits from the Nile made the surrounding land fertile because the river overflowed its banks annually.
Question 6
What island nation in the South Pacific Ocean was, from 1906, jointly managed by France and the UK as the New Hebrides, and became a Republic in 1980?
A
Tonga
B
Vanuatu
C
Tuvalu
D
Samoa
Question 6 Explanation: 
Vanuatu
Question 7
Uttarayan festival is celebrated in which state?
A
Gujarat
B
Rajasthan
C
Uttar Pradesh
D
Punjab
Question 7 Explanation: 
Gujarat Animal Husbandry department has banned all voluntary animal care and NGOs working under 'Karuna Abhiyan' to function in residential areas during the 2018 Uttarayan festival. Usage of abrasive thread for flying kites during Uttarayan festival injures a lot of birds. To prevent such injuries around 40 organisations have been working to treat birds, mainly at time of this festival. These organisations function under the Ahmedabad forest department. Now, the Gujarat government has banned these organisations to function in residential areas during Uttarayan, because of high bird flu outbreak in January 2017 and a Gujarat High Court order issued in 2017. Two animal shelters-Asha Foundation and Jeev Daya Charitable Trust have been permitted to carry out follow-up of injured birds after treatment at seven care centres in Ahmedabad.
Question 8
Apollo Creed is the enemy of whom?
A
James Bond
B
Rocky
C
Superman
D
The Terminator
Question 8 Explanation: 
Rocky
Question 9
What is another name for a police van?
A
Black Maria
B
Black mamba
C
Black market
D
Black magic
Question 9 Explanation: 
Black Maria
Question 10
What is the symbol for a 60th wedding anniversary?
A
Pearl
B
Diamond
C
Paper
D
Silver
Question 10 Explanation: 
Diamond
Question 11
Who produced the film "12 Angry Men", which was scripted by Reginald Rose, starred Henry Fonda and was directed by Sidney Lumet?
A
Arthur Krim
B
Henry Fonda
C
Bob Benjamin
D
Samuel Golwyn
Question 11 Explanation: 
Henry Fonda
Question 12
Netherland capital is..........
A
Warsaw
B
Podgorica
C
Oslo
D
Amsterdam
Question 12 Explanation: 
Amsterdam:Netherland-Amsterdam (Capital) and Euro(Currency)
Question 13
Which of these was an Italian military and political figure who joined the Carbonari Italian patriot revolutionaries In his twenties, and fled Italy after a failed insurrection?
A
Barihairi
B
Hariblondi
C
Larimousi
D
Garibaldi
Question 13 Explanation: 
Garibaldi
Question 14
What equipment is essential to the international championship known as WindGames?
A
A wing suit
B
Flight suits, helmets, goggles, white gloves, elbow & knee pads and ear plugs
C
A course of narrow rock openings
D
An indoor vertical wind tunnel
Question 14 Explanation: 
An indoor vertical wind tunnel
Question 15
Where is the headquarters of World tourism organization?
A
Helsinki, Finland
B
Geneva, Switzerland
C
Dublin, Ireland
D
None of these
Question 15 Explanation: 
None of these Explanation:Madrid, Spain; Head-Taleb Rifai
Question 16
Which of these is not a line from the French nursery song "Frere Jacques"?
A
Frere Jacques, frere Jacques
B
Dormez-vous? Dormez-vous?
C
Bring me a martini, Bring me a martini.
D
Din, dan, don. Din, dan, don.
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bring me a martini, Bring me a martini.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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