General knowledge quiz 995

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which German brothers published fairy tales in the 19th century?
A
Frownn
B
Scowll
C
Grumpp
D
Grimm
Question 1 Explanation: 
Grimm
Question 2
Who wrote "The Prince and the Pauper" and "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court"?
A
Mark Twain
B
Franz Kafka
C
Edgar Allen Poe
D
Robert Louis Stephenson
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mark Twain
Question 3
Which of these women was rushed to hospital in 2007 following a drug overdose, reportedly a cocktail of heroin, ecstasy, cocaine, ketamine and alcohol?
A
Natalie Cole
B
Enya
C
Amy Winehouse
D
Carrie Underwood
Question 3 Explanation: 
Amy Winehouse
Question 4
Which song begins with this lyric "There she was just a-walkin' down the street"?
A
I Saw Her Standing There
B
My Generation
C
Doo Wah Diddy Diddy
D
You Really Got Me
Question 4 Explanation: 
Doo Wah Diddy Diddy
Question 5
Where did the Chola dynasty rule, either in sole control or with allies, for more than 1, 500 years?
A
Northern Afghanistan
B
Southern India
C
South-western China
D
Thailand
Question 5 Explanation: 
Southern India
Question 6
What is the name of the Jewish New Year festival?
A
Yom Kippur
B
Hanukkah
C
Rosh Hashanah
D
Ramadan
Question 6 Explanation: 
Rosh Hashanah
Question 7
The Lion City is nickname of which country?
A
Malaysia
B
Thailand
C
Chian
D
Singapore
Question 7 Explanation: 
Singapore:The lion head represents Singapore's original name-Singapura-meaning ''lion city'' or ''kota singa''.
Question 8
Bhadu related to
A
Punjab
B
Kerala
C
Odisha
D
West Bengal
Question 8 Explanation: 
West Bengal:Bhadu is the social festival of South Bengal. The festival starts from the first day of Bhadro, the fifth month in Bengali Calendar and continues till the end of the month
Question 9
The rest is silence are the dying words of which Shakespearean character?
A
Richard III
B
Macbeth
C
Hamlet
D
Cleopatra
Question 9 Explanation: 
Hamlet
Question 10
Which word would you choose in talking about the right in law to take necessaries, or necessary materials?
A
Esteem
B
Estover
C
Estivate
D
Estimate
Question 10 Explanation: 
Estover
Question 11
Who (although he claims that the author was an entity named Aiwass, his personal Holy Guardian Angel or "Higher Self") is credited with writing "Liber AL vel Legis", the central sacred text of Thelema, commonly referred to as The Book of the Law, in 1904?
A
Aleister Crowley
B
Saint Jude
C
Sir George Grey
D
Joseph Smith
Question 11 Explanation: 
Aleister Crowley
Question 12
Biographical historical film ''Mangal Pandey:The Rising'' was released in the year
A
2004
B
2006
C
2001
D
2005
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mangal Pandey:The Rising (Indian title) or The Rising:Ballad of Mangal Pandey (international title) is a 2005 Indian biographical historical film based on the life of Mangal Pandey, an Indian soldier who is known for his role in the Indian Mutiny of 1857.
Question 13
Which of these was known as "Mellow Johnny"?
A
Jacques Anquetil
B
John Lennon
C
Jean Valjean
D
Lance Armstrong
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lance Armstrong
Question 14
Which country will host Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-19 championship next year?
A
Philippines
B
Sri Lanka
C
Vietnam
D
Indonesia
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Competition Committee on July 26, 2017 officially awarded Indonesia the hosting of the AFC Under-19 championship next year. The AFC U-19 championship is scheduled to be held from October 18 to November 4 of next year.
Question 15
The state of Indiana borders which Great Lake?
A
Eyrie
B
Michigan
C
Superior
D
Ontario
Question 15 Explanation: 
Michigan
Question 16
Events at Appomattox Court House were one of the events that heralded the end of which war?
A
The War of 1812
B
American War of Independence
C
American Civil War
D
War of the Spanish Succession
Question 16 Explanation: 
American Civil War
There are 16 questions to complete.

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