General knowledge quiz 1020

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Lavalava is a word common in the South Pacific. What does it mean?
A
A drumming technique
B
Much volcanic activity
C
An alcoholic drink
D
A rectangular cloth worn as a skirt
Question 1 Explanation: 
A rectangular cloth worn as a skirt
Question 2
..........is the currency of Syria
A
Rupee
B
Pound
C
Peso
D
Lira
Question 2 Explanation: 
Pound:Syria-Damascus (Capital) and Pound(Currency)
Question 3
Knight, Death, and the Devil (1513), Saint Jerome in his Study (1514) and Melencolia I (1514) are works by which artist?
A
Hieronymus Bosch
B
Albrecht DUrer
C
Pieter Bruegel the Elder
D
El Greco
Question 3 Explanation: 
Albrecht DUrer
Question 4
What was the name of Julius Caesar's last wife?
A
Calpurnia
B
Sheba
C
Desdemona
D
Desiderata
Question 4 Explanation: 
Calpurnia
Question 5
M.Chinnaswamy Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Kerala
Question 6
On-line Tax Accounting System(OLTAS) for which of the following?
A
Indirect tax
B
Customs Duty
C
Direct tax
D
All of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
Direct tax:OLTAS refers to On-line Tax Accounting System (OLTAS) for Direct Taxes.The direct taxes include the Income Tax and Corporate Taxes, which are directly levied from the concerned people and organizations.
Question 7
What is another name for the alligator pear?
A
Avocado
B
Aubergine
C
Eggplant
D
Courgette
Question 7 Explanation: 
Avocado
Question 8
..........become the India's first privately-run railway station
A
Jabalpur station
B
Indore station
C
Habibganj station
D
Amla station
Question 8 Explanation: 
Habibganj station:The Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has stated that the Habibganj station in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh has been handed over to a private firm to be operated by it. With this, Habibganj station has become the India's first privately-run railway station
Question 9
Where is the Railway Staff College located?
A
Pune
B
Allahabad
C
Vadodara
D
Delhi
Question 10
What sport was competed in the Home Nations Championship, now the Six Nations Championship?
A
Soccer (football)
B
Golf
C
Swimming
D
Rugby Union
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rugby Union
Question 11
Which of these modern-day countries was not ruled by the King of Denmark in 1297?
A
Norway
B
Sweden
C
Denmark
D
Poland
Question 11 Explanation: 
Poland
Question 12
In golf, what is the term for "three strokes under par"?
A
Albatross
B
Condor
C
Bogey
D
Eagle
Question 12 Explanation: 
Albatross
Question 13
DPSP resembles the 'Instrument of Instruction'enumerated in the..........
A
Government of India Act of 1935
B
Government of India Act of 1947
C
Government of India Act of 1956
D
Government of India Act of 1960
Question 13 Explanation: 
Government of India Act of 1935:DPSP resembles the 'Instrument of Instruction'enumerated in the Government of India Act of 1935.The Government of India Act 1935 was originally passed in August 1935 (25 & 26 Geo. 5 c. 42), and is said to have been the longest (British) Act of Parliament ever enacted by that time.
Question 14
In a famous speech by Winston Churchill on 4 June 1940 that began "We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and oceans", he went on to say that "we shall fight" in the air, on the beaches, on the landing grounds, in the fields, in the streets, and where else?
A
In our houses
B
In the pubs
C
In the hills
D
In Piccadilly Circus
Question 14 Explanation: 
In the hills
Question 15
Who amongst the following is the regulator in the financial system of the country?
A
Other than those given as options
B
SEBI
C
CRISIL
D
TRAN
Question 15 Explanation: 
The financial system in India is regulated by independent regulators in the field of banking, insurance, capital market, commodities market, and pension funds. Example of Financial Regulators:RBI, IRDAI, SEBI, PFRDA.
Question 16
The Halifax summit was that of
A
G-7 countries
B
Leaders of the NAM
C
countries in favour of a common currency for Europe
D
Palestinian and Israeli leaders
There are 16 questions to complete.

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