General knowledge quiz 1029

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Ralph Lauren is associated with which of these brands?
A
Polo
B
Red Label
C
DKNY
D
Speedo
Question 1 Explanation: 
Polo
Question 2
National Housing Bank (NHB), a wholly owned subsidiary of the central bank, was established in 1988 under the..........
A
National Housing Bank Act, 1987
B
National Housing Bank Act, 1988
C
National Housing Bank Act, 1986
D
National Housing Bank Act, 1985
Question 3
Around 1910, the White Star Line was building three sister ships:The Titanic, The Gigantic (later named the Britannic) and which other?
A
The Olympic
B
The Awesome
C
The Monolithic
D
The Terrific
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Olympic
Question 4
What is the technical term for 4 bits of digital data?
A
Byte
B
Kibibyte
C
Nybble
D
Febit
Question 4 Explanation: 
Nybble
Question 5
What causes the sting caused by a nettle or an ant?
A
Ascorbic acid
B
Oxalic acid
C
Formic acid
D
Folic acid
Question 5 Explanation: 
Formic acid
Question 6
Which American trumpeter and composer was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 1997, the first time it had been awarded for a jazz recording?
A
Paul Whiteman
B
Wynton Marsalis
C
"Jelly Roll" Morton
D
Benny Goodman
Question 6 Explanation: 
Wynton Marsalis
Question 7
..........is financial institution through which promoter / promoter groups will be permitted to set up a new bank.
A
Investment Company(IC)
B
Loan Company(LC)
C
Infrastructure Finance Company(IFC)
D
Non-Operative Financial Holding Company (NOFHC)
Question 7 Explanation: 
Non-Operative Financial Holding Company (NOFHC) will hold the bank as well as all other financial services companies regulated by RBI or other financial sector regulators, to the extent permissible under the applicable regulatory prescriptions.
Question 8
Who invented the battery?
A
John Wilkinson
B
Alessandro Volta
C
James Hargreaves
D
Thomas Edison
Question 8 Explanation: 
He was an Italian scientist, and he invented the battery in 1800.
Question 9
How many "bones" are usually used in a game of knucklebones?
A
5 or 10
B
18
C
4
D
8
Question 9 Explanation: 
5 or 10
Question 10
What are the three C's focused on ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit held in New Delhi on January 25, 2018?
A
Connectivity, Community and Culture
B
Connectivity, Commerce and Contribution
C
Connectivity, Commerce and Culture
D
Constitution, Commerce and Culture
Question 10 Explanation: 
ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations was held in New Delhi on January 25, 2018. Theme of this Summit was ''Shared Values, Common Destiny''.A join statement, titled 'Delhi Declaration' was issued outlining the participating countries' commitment to political, economic and socio-cultural cooperation. The declaration focused on the three Cs-Connectivity, Commerce and Culture. The participating countries reaffirmed their commitment in promoting peace, stability, maritime safety and security in the region and agreed to work closely together on regional and international security issues of mutual concern. In context of trade and commerce, the declaration called for further strengthening ASEAN-India economic relations, including effective implementation of the ASEAN-India Free Trade Area, and efforts to conclude the mutually beneficial Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
Question 11
Who died in 1972, which led to the accession of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark?
A
King Albert II
B
King Harald V
C
King Carl XVI Gustaf
D
King Frederik IX
Question 11 Explanation: 
King Frederik IX
Question 12
What was the name given to the line of German defences that ran across Italy from east to west just north of Florence?
A
Maginot Line
B
Gustav Line
C
Siegfried Line
D
Gothic Line
Question 12 Explanation: 
Gothic Line
Question 13
Which state nickname is God's Own Country?
A
Maharashtra
B
New Delhi
C
Kerala
D
Tamil Nadu
Question 13 Explanation: 
Kerala:According to Hindu mythology, Kerala was created by Lord Parasurama, an incarnation of Lord Vishnu by throwing his axe across the sea to create new land for his devotees to live peacefully. So, Kereala is God's own creation, hence it is called God's own country
Question 14
Tamerlane was a 14th-century conqueror of Western, South and Central Asia, founder of which empire?
A
The Byzantine Empire
B
The Mongol Empire
C
The Ottoman Empire
D
The Timurid Empire
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Timurid Empire
Question 15
Which country does the team represent who won gold in 2016, bronze in 2015, at the ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships?
A
Finland
B
Canada
C
UK
D
Russia
Question 15 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 16
Which Hungarian-born actor acted in films from 1917 to his death in 1956, and is best known for playing the title role in the 1931 film "Dracula"?
A
Lon Chaney
B
Vincent Price
C
Bela Lugosi
D
Boris Karloff
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bela Lugosi
There are 16 questions to complete.

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