General knowledge quiz 1024

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is another name for a Lexicon?
A
Teacher
B
Dictionary
C
Barbeque
D
Target
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dictionary
Question 2
What was the name of eleven rulers of the 19th and 20th Egyptian dynasties?
A
Pharos
B
Osiris
C
Tutankhamen
D
Ramesses
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ramesses
Question 3
Who among the following Indian-origin educationist in the United Kingdom (UK) has been named the 'Asian Businesswoman of the Year'at the 5th annual Asian Business Awards Midlands?
A
Asha Khemka
B
Sarla Nair
C
Devika Jain
D
Vibha Rastogi
Question 3 Explanation: 
The annual Asian Business Awards Midlands honours the outstanding achievements of local Asian businesses. The award ceremony was held at Edgbaston cricket ground in Birmingham, UK. Asha Khemka is the current Principal and CEO of West Nottinghamshire College. This award has been conferred, to honor her efforts in the field of education and skills.
Question 4
Which of the following is true?
A
Canada cup-Hockey
B
American cup-Football
C
U-Thant cup-Cricket
D
Ryder-Tennis
Question 4 Explanation: 
Canada cup-Hockey:The Canada Cup was an invitational international ice hockey tournament held on five occasions between 1976 and 1991. The tournament was created to meet demand for a true world championship that allowed the best players from participating nations to compete regardless of their status as professional or amateur.
Question 5
The South Frigid Zone is the region
A
lying between 66(1/2)? south and 90? south
B
lying between the Antarctic circle to the south pole
C
has the coldest climate throughout the year
D
All of the above
Question 6
Orszaggyules is the parliamentary name of which country?
A
South Korea
B
Syria
C
Kuwait
D
Hungary
Question 6 Explanation: 
Orszaggyules from 1867 to 1918 was the name of the bicameral parliament of the Kingdom of Hungary (Transleithania) during the Austro-Hungarian Empire (1867-1918), replacing the earlier Hungarian Diet. The legislative power was vested in this parliament, consisting of two houses:an upper house titled the Forendihaz(House of Magnates), and a lower house titled the Kepviselohaz(House of Representatives). From 1902 the Orszaggyules met at the Hungarian Parliament Building on the Danube in Budapest.
Question 7
What adjective is usually applied to an owl?
A
Diurnal
B
Nocturnal
C
Biennial
D
Quadrupedal
Question 7 Explanation: 
Nocturnal
Question 8
Which Indian Criketer was given the title 'Tiger'?
A
Sunil Gavaskar
B
Rahul Dravid
C
B.S. Bedi
D
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi
Question 9
Any Non-Banking Finance Institution should have an NOF of Rs..........to get the NBFC license from RBI.
A
100 Lakh
B
150 Lakh
C
200 Lakh
D
250 Lakh
Question 10
What is the name of the system whereby a number of persons subscribe to an invested fund which becomes the property of the last survivor?
A
Mutual fund
B
Tontine
C
Lotto
D
Roulette
Question 10 Explanation: 
Tontine
Question 11
Platelets fulfil what function in human blood?
A
Carrying oxygen
B
Circulating
C
Clotting
D
Carrying carbon dioxide
Question 11 Explanation: 
Clotting
Question 12
Which of these is a primate of the Old-world monkey family, closely related to the baboons?
A
Mandalay
B
Mandolin
C
Mandrake
D
Mandrill
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mandrill
Question 13
Which of the following is used for swelling the bread?
A
Oxygen
B
Carbon-di-oxide
C
Carbon monoxide
D
Sodium Carbonate
Question 13 Explanation: 
Carbon-di-oxide:As bread dough ferments and proves, the yeast produces carbon dioxide gas that causes the gluten network to expand. The gas responsible for swelling of bread is carbon di oxide
Question 14
In which Indian state did the game of Polo originate?
A
Meghalaya
B
Rajasthan
C
Manipur
D
West Bengal
Question 15
Where is East Coast Railway Stadium located?
A
Kolkata, West Bengal
B
Imphal, Manipur
C
Bhubaneswar, Odisha
D
Raipur, Chhattisgarh
Question 15 Explanation: 
Bhubaneswar, Odisha
Question 16
Where is the 2015 Australian film "Tanna" set?
A
Marshall Islands
B
The Cook Islands
C
Christmas Island
D
Vanuatu
Question 16 Explanation: 
Vanuatu
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