General knowledge quiz 1143

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following percentage of foreign exchange earnings can be credited to the EEFC account?
A
90%
B
75%
C
95%
D
100%
Question 1 Explanation: 
under EEFC account, a facility provided to the foreign exchange earners, including exporters, to credit 100 per cent of their foreign exchange earnings to the account. so that the account holders do not have to convert foreign exchange into Rupees and vice versa, thereby minimizing the transaction costs.
Question 2
Which discontinuity divides upper and lower core?
A
Lehman
B
Repetti
C
Gutenberg
D
All of these
Question 2 Explanation: 
Lehman:The Lehmann discontinuity is an abrupt increase of P-wave and S-wave velocities at the depth of 220$\pm$30 km, discovered by seismologist Inge Lehmann
Question 3
Which of these books was not written by one of the Bronte sisters (Charlotte, Emily or Anne)?
A
The Mill On The Floss
B
The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall
C
Wuthering Heights
D
Agnes Grey
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Mill On The Floss
Question 4
What does the "P" stand for in the CRISPR system used in gene-editing?
A
Palindromic
B
Pathogen
C
Part
D
Parse
Question 4 Explanation: 
Palindromic
Question 5
The USA's National Basketball Association (NBA) banned then-Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life in 2014 in response to what?
A
He banned Muslim immigrants from his team
B
Chauvinism
C
Sexual assault on a player
D
Racist comments
Question 5 Explanation: 
Racist comments
Question 6
Teams from how many countries have competed teams in the Olympic Rugby Union competitions until 2016?
A
15
B
6
C
20
D
25
Question 6 Explanation: 
6
Question 7
The largest country in terms of Area is, ..........
A
Japan
B
China
C
Russia
D
USA
Question 7 Explanation: 
Russia:Russia is the largest country in the world and growing, again Encyclopaedia Britannica (EB) 17, 075, 400 km and Vatican city is theSmallest country in the world.
Question 8
Where in Britain is "The Millennium Stadium"?
A
Glasgow
B
London
C
Cardiff
D
Sheffield
Question 8 Explanation: 
Cardiff
Question 9
Which of these is in Nice?
A
Champs Elysees
B
Promenade des Anglaises
C
Via Flaminia
D
Place de San Marco
Question 9 Explanation: 
Promenade des Anglaises
Question 10
What was the US TV series 1992-3 featuring a ninja-trained former Special Forces agent who retires to Hawaii and uses his skills both to help those in need and to search for his long-lost son?
A
The Exile
B
Crime
C
Raven
D
Mortal Kombat:Konquest
Question 10 Explanation: 
Raven
Question 11
The largest gulf in the world is
A
Gulf of Mexico
B
Persian Gulf
C
Gulf of Carpentaria
D
Gulf of Mannar
Question 12
Which is the oldest of these religions to be recognised as an identifiable belief system?
A
Christianity
B
Zoroastrianism
C
Islam
D
Taoism
Question 12 Explanation: 
Zoroastrianism
Question 13
Which Formula One team, based in Woking, Surrey, UK, and founded in 1963 by a New Zealander, has won over 160 races, 12 Drivers' Championships and 8 Constructors' Championships?
A
Lotus
B
Brabham
C
Williams
D
McLaren
Question 13 Explanation: 
McLaren
Question 14
Investment under senior citizen savings scheme qualifies for the benefit of..........of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
A
Section 60C
B
Section 70C
C
Section 80C
D
Section 90C
Question 14 Explanation: 
Investment under this scheme qualifies for the benefit of Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
Question 15
Baglihar Dam is built across which river?
A
Jhelum
B
Sutlej
C
Chenab
D
Krishna
Question 15 Explanation: 
Chenab:Baglihar Dam, also known as Baglihar Hydroelectric Power Project, in Jammu & Kashmir is built across chenab
Question 16
What is an essential ingredient of Bouillabaisse?
A
Ham
B
Beef
C
Fish
D
Chicken
Question 16 Explanation: 
Fish
There are 16 questions to complete.

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