General knowledge quiz 1074

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is an another name for "Epoch Time"?
A
International Atomic Time
B
Unix Time
C
Gregorian Calendar
D
Coordinated Universal Time
Question 1 Explanation: 
Unix Time
Question 2
It was called by one government the "Anti-Fascist Protection Rampart" and by a neighbouring government the "Wall of Shame", what was it and when was construction started?
A
The Berlin Wall, 1961
B
The Western Wall, 19 BCE
C
The West Bank Barrier, 2003
D
Hadrian's Wall, 122
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Berlin Wall, 1961
Question 3
Index ' Residex' is associated with..........
A
Land prices
B
GDP
C
MSP
D
Mutuak Fund
Question 3 Explanation: 
Land prices:Residex is a housing price/ land price index updated quarterly by National Housing Bank (NHB).
Question 4
Whose 33rd album was called "In Search of the Fourth Chord"?
A
Black Sabbath
B
Led Zeppelin
C
Motorhead
D
Status Quo
Question 4 Explanation: 
Status Quo
Question 5
What plant, a bushy herb of the mint family, has a heavy, strong scent, and has been used for centuries in perfumes?
A
Atalie
B
Kalgoorlie
C
Patchouli
D
Fettuccine
Question 5 Explanation: 
Patchouli
Question 6
These are the last lines of which play:"I made the last payment on the house today. Today, dear. And there'll be nobody home. We're free and clear. We're free. We're free... We're free..."
A
"The Grapes of Wrath" by Frank Galati
B
"The Scottish Play" by Michael Holiday
C
"Man of the Moment" by Alan Ayckbourn
D
"Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller
Question 6 Explanation: 
"Death of a Salesman" by Arthur Miller
Question 7
What is the name for a type of shelter built out of snow, originally built by the Inuit?
A
Igloo
B
Bure
C
Wigwam
D
Kraal
Question 7 Explanation: 
Igloo
Question 8
Celebrated archaeologists Frederick Bligh Bond and later Dr C.A. Ralegh Radford excavated at Glastonbury Abbey in the 20th century searching for what remains?
A
King Arthur and Guinevere
B
The Abbey's founder King Ine of Wessex
C
Saint Dunstan
D
The last Abbot in the 16th century, Richard Whyting
Question 8 Explanation: 
King Arthur and Guinevere
Question 9
Who founded "Answers" in 1888, and later founded Amalgamated Press in the UK which, at various times, owned "The Evening News", "The Daily Mail", "The Daily Mirror", "The Observer" and "The Times"?
A
Lord Northcliffe
B
Lord Beaverbrook
C
William Randolph Hearst
D
Rupert Murdoch
Question 9 Explanation: 
Lord Northcliffe
Question 10
According to the English nursery rhyme, who "called for his pipe and called for his bowl and called for his fiddlers three"?
A
King Kong
B
King Wenceslas
C
King Cole
D
King Prawn
Question 10 Explanation: 
King Cole
Question 11
Which city is known as diamond hub of India?
A
Panna
B
Surat
C
Ranchi
D
Kollur
Question 11 Explanation: 
Surat
Question 12
What was the name of the regular feature of the European motorsport calendar from 1927 to1957 that was held 24 times in Italy?
A
The Mille Miglia
B
Targa Florio
C
Giro de Sicilia
D
Mediterranean Grand Prix
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Mille Miglia
Question 13
George Fox is associated with the founding of which religion?
A
The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
B
Seventh Day Adventists
C
Mormons
D
Plymouth Brethren
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)
Question 14
How many fours had Yograj Singh hit throughout his Test career?
A
10
B
9
C
4
D
1
Question 14 Explanation: 
Yuvraj Singh is the son of Yograj Singh.
Question 15
In Rupee Draw Arrangement(RDA), what is the upper limit for trade related transactions?
A
Rs. 5 lakh
B
Rs. 10 lakh
C
Rs. 15 lakh
D
Rs. 20 lakh
Question 15 Explanation: 
In Rupee Draw Arrangement(RDA) Rs. 15 lakh is the upper limit for trade related transactions.
Question 16
According to the nursery rhyme, what followed Mary everywhere?
A
Kitten
B
Wolf
C
Lamb
D
Calf
Question 16 Explanation: 
Lamb
There are 16 questions to complete.

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