General knowledge quiz 981

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
How many Banking Ombudsmen have been appointed?
A
12
B
11
C
10
D
15
Question 1 Explanation: 
Fifteen Banking Ombudsmen have been appointed with their offices located mostly in state capitals.
Question 2
Which are the end part of the Vedas which briefly expound the philosophic principles?
A
Aryankas
B
Brahmana
C
Upanishads
D
Ramayana
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Upanishads are the end part of the Vedas which briefly expound the philosophic principles of the Vedas and are considered the essence of the Vedas.
Question 3
..........seats allocated for the state Andhra Pradesh
A
28
B
48
C
39
D
42
Question 3 Explanation: 
42
Question 4
Wellington Trophy is given to which Sport?
A
Race
B
Golf
C
Rowing
D
Hockey
Question 4 Explanation: 
Rowing:Wellington trophy is associated with Rowing Game. Rowing is a sport in which athletes race against each other on rivers, on lakes or on the ocean, depending upon the type of race and the discipline.
Question 5
What is a pistachio?
A
An ablution block
B
A sculptured moustache
C
A nut
D
A snow field
Question 5 Explanation: 
A nut
Question 6
What is another name for the type of animal called poatsoj (in some Sami languages), tuktu (in the eastern Arctic), and caribou?
A
Musk ox
B
Moose
C
Elk
D
Reindeer
Question 6 Explanation: 
Reindeer
Question 7
Susan Brown was the first woman to take part in what event, in 1981?
A
FA Cup
B
The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race
C
The Whitbread Round the World yacht race
D
Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race
Question 8
What TV series contained the frequent line "Let's be careful out there"?
A
NYPD Blue
B
Hill Street Blues
C
Miami Vice
D
Hawaii Five-O
Question 8 Explanation: 
Hill Street Blues
Question 9
Which TV comedy series started screening first?
A
Curry and Chips
B
The Benny Hill Show
C
Monty Python's Flying Circus
D
Clangers
Question 9 Explanation: 
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Question 10
Who was told by the Oracle at Delphi to perform 12 tasks after killing his own children in a mad fury?
A
Hercules
B
Androcles
C
Pericles
D
Jonnicles
Question 10 Explanation: 
Hercules
Question 11
Who came up with the idea for INSTANT MASHED POTATO?
A
S. Tuberosum
B
W. Raleigh
C
E. Asselbergs
D
K. Edwards
Question 11 Explanation: 
Instant mash was invented by Edward A Asselbergs, a Canadian, in 1962. The mash is actually dehydyated potato flakes.
Question 12
Olympic gold medallists Nedo Nadi, Enrico Fabris, Domenico Fioravanti and Alberto Tomba represented which country?
A
Estonia
B
Italy
C
Canada
D
Australia
Question 12 Explanation: 
Italy
Question 13
How many FIFA presidents were there between 31 May 2015 and 29 February 2016?
A
3
B
2
C
1
D
4
Question 13 Explanation: 
3
Question 14
In the USA it is called a bathrobe. What do the British call it?
A
Dressing gown
B
Smoking jacket
C
Dickey suit
D
Sou'wester
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dressing gown
Question 15
In 2003 the unmanned Galileo spacecraft's mission was terminated how?
A
Bringing it back to Earth
B
Sending it in a trajectory beyond the Milky Way
C
Turning off its propulsion systems
D
Sending it into the atmosphere of the planet Jupiter
Question 15 Explanation: 
Sending it into the atmosphere of the planet Jupiter
Question 16
Blue is what number on the resistor color code?
A
1
B
4
C
2
D
6
There are 16 questions to complete.

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