General Knowledge Quiz Questions(page#8)

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MCQs: General Knowledge from 141 to 160

141. The world’s first artificial satellite was——
(A) Dong Fang Hong 1
(B) Explorer 1
(C) Sputnik 1
(D) Vanguard 1

142. The world’s first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1, was launched by——-
(A) United States
(B) Russia
(C) France
(D) Germany

143. The Sputnik 1 was launched by Russia on——-
(A) 4 October 1957
(B) 4 October 1959
(C) 4 October 1961
(D) 4 October 1963

144. The Mont Saint-Michel, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is located in——-
(A) United States
(B) Russia
(C) France
(D) Germany

145. The Statue of Liberty in the United States is located in——–
(A) Washington D.C.
(B) New York
(C) Los Angeles
(D) Chicago
146. Mikhail Kalashnikov was a ________ general.
(A) German
(B) Scottish
(C) Swedish
(D) Russian

147. Dynamite, an explosive, was invented by——–
(A) Alexander Fleming
(B) Alfred Nobel
(C) Mikhail Kalashnikov
(D) Wright brothers

148. Alfred Nobel was a ________ chemist and engineer.
(A) German
(B) Scottish
(C) Swedish
(D) Russian

149. Penicillin was discovered in 1928 by——–
(A) Alexander Fleming
(B) Alfred Nobel
(C) Mikhail Kalashnikov
(D) Wright brothers

150. Alexander Fleming was a ________ scientist.

(A) German
(B) Scottish
(C) Swedish
(D) Russian
151. Which is the tallest tree in the world?——–

(A) Mountain ash
(B) Redwood
(C) Quindio wax palm
(D) Yellow meranti

152. The Cocora valley is the principal location of Quindio wax palm. Where it is located?——–
(A) Argentina
(B) Brazil
(C) Colombia
(D) Portugal

153. The airplane was invented in 1903. Who invented the airplane?——–
(A) Alexander Fleming
(B) Alfred Nobel
(C) Mikhail Kalashnikov
(D) Wright brothers

154. Christopher Columbus was a famous explorer. He belonged to——–
(A) Italy
(B) Scotland
(C) Sweden
(D) France

155. Who invented the famous AK-47 assault rifle?——–
(A) Alexander Fleming
(B) Alfred Nobel
(C) Mikhail Kalashnikov
(D) Wright brothers
156. The oldest large-scale film studio in the world is——-
(A) Paramount Pictures
(B) Babelsberg Film Studio
(C) Hengdian World Studio
(D) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

157. The Babelsberg Film Studio is located in——–
(A) Aniche
(B) Paris
(C) Berlin
(D) London

158. The oldest film industry of the world is——–
(A) Hollywood
(B) Bollywood
(C) Mosfilm
(D) Nestor Studios

159. The oldest entertainment awards ceremony is——-
(A) Oscars Awards
(B) Emmy Awards
(C) Tony Awards
(D) Grammy Awards
160. The first Academy Awards (also called Oscars Awards) presentation was held in——–
(A) 1923
(B) 1925
(C) 1927
(D) 1929


ANSWERS: General Knowledge Quiz Question

141. (C)  Sputnik 1
142. (B)  Russia
143. (A)  4 October 1957
144. (C)  France
145. (B)  New York
146. (D)  Russian
147. (B)  Alfred Nobel
148. (C)  Swedish
149. (A)  Alexander Fleming
150. (B)  Scottish
151. (B)  Redwood
152. (C)  Colombia
153. (D)  Wright brothers
154. (A)  Italy
155. (C)  Mikhail Kalashnikov
156. (B)  Babelsberg Film Studio
157. (C)  Berlin
158. (A)  Hollywood
159. (A)  Oscars Awards
160. (D)  1929