General knowledge quiz 951

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which folk band formed by Randy Sparks in 1961 had several Top 40 hits, including "This Land Is Your Land", "Green, Green", "Today" and "Ramblin'"?
A
The Nude Glinty Mistrals
B
The New Minty Crystals
C
The New Christy Minstrels
D
The Newt Misty Wastrels
Question 1 Explanation: 
The New Christy Minstrels
Question 2
Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary located in which state?
A
Nagaland
B
Maharashtra
C
Mizoram
D
Uttarakhand
Question 3
The Super Bowl, the championship game of the premier association of professional American football, was first held in what year?
A
1967
B
1957
C
1977
D
1987
Question 3 Explanation: 
1967
Question 4
What religious sect that uses dancing as a form of worship was founded by Ann Lee, who migrated with her followers from England to New York in 1772?
A
Shakers
B
Bumpers
C
Trickers
D
Botherers
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shakers
Question 5
Where did the first ever ASEAN-India Music Festival has begun and its organised to celebrate 25th anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations?
A
Mumbai
B
Punjab
C
New Delhi
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 5 Explanation: 
The first ever ASEAN-India Music Festival has begun at Purana Quila in New Delhi on October 6, 2017. It will continue till October 8, 2017. First Edition of the ASEAN-India Music Festival has been organised by Union Ministry of External Affairs, in collaboration with Union Ministry of Culture and arts/cultural group SeherI.It has been organised to celebrate 25th anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations, which is being commemorated with the theme ''Shared Values, Common Destiny''.
Question 6
Which Indycar racing driver married American actress Ashley Judd in 2001 at Skibo Castle near Dornoch, Scotland?
A
Scott Dixon
B
Dario Franchitti
C
Marco Andretti
D
Tony Kanaan
Question 6 Explanation: 
Dario Franchitti
Question 7
..........is also known as the Blue planet
A
Earth
B
Mars
C
Venus
D
Jupiter
Question 7 Explanation: 
Earth:Planet Earth has been called the ''Blue Planet'' due to the abundant water on its surface
Question 8
Bananas are more likely to be grown in...?
A
South Georgia
B
Tierra del Fuego
C
Colombia
D
The Galapagos Islands
Question 8 Explanation: 
Colombia
Question 9
Petanque, boules, bocce, bolas criollas are all related games involving what?
A
A whip and linked balls
B
Balls and a marked target point
C
Balls, and a target jack or piglet
D
A ball, and moving puppets with open mouths
Question 9 Explanation: 
Balls, and a target jack or piglet
Question 10
Mildred Ella ''Babe'' Didrikson Zaharias was an American athlete who achieved a great deal of success in..........
A
Golf
B
Motor Race
C
Cycling
D
Shooting
Question 10 Explanation: 
Golf:Mildred Ella ''Babe'' Didrikson Zaharias was an American athlete who achieved a great deal of success in golf, basketball and track and field.
Question 11
Who was born in Cowley, Oxfordshire, and in Oxford built and sold bicycles, motorcycles and, in 1912, his first car, the Morris Oxford?
A
Sir Herbert Austin
B
Johnny Morris
C
Lord Nuffield
D
Cardinal Wolsely
Question 11 Explanation: 
Lord Nuffield
Question 12
The brightest planet is
A
Mars
B
Jupiter
C
Mercury
D
Venus
Question 12 Explanation: 
Venus is very bright. Sunlight is easily reflected by acidic clouds that blanket the planet's atmosphere.
Question 13
Which inert gas is present in the atmospheric air in negligible quantity?
A
Argon
B
Helium
C
Neon
D
Radon
Question 13 Explanation: 
Radon:Radon is a chemical element with symbol Rn and atomic number 86. It is a radioactive, colorless, odorless, tasteless noble gas, occurring naturally as a decay product of radium
Question 14
Which of these birds can fly?
A
Eagle
B
Kiwi
C
Emu
D
Ostrich
Question 14 Explanation: 
Eagle
Question 15
A famous, currently infamous, Australian entertainer known for rapid paintings is who?
A
Graham Harris
B
Rolf Harris
C
Brooke Harman
D
Rolf Mengele
Question 15 Explanation: 
Rolf Harris
Question 16
Weathering and Erosion are the examples of..........
A
Internal forces
B
Diastrophic forces
C
External forces
D
Orogenetic forces
Question 16 Explanation: 
External forces:External forces, such as weathering and erosion, also alter landscapes.
There are 16 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

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