General knowledge quiz 1152

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The festival Dakkebali celebrated in..........
A
Mizoram
B
Maharashtra
C
Karnataka
D
West Bengal
Question 1 Explanation: 
Karnataka:Dakke bali is a form of snake worship, called as Nagaradhane, held at Padubidri in Udupi district, Karnataka
Question 2
What does the Greek word "Eureka" mean?
A
I am dripping on your shoes
B
It's a sudden and unexpected discovery
C
The volumes match
D
I have found it
Question 2 Explanation: 
I have found it
Question 3
SGRF stands for
A
State General Reserve Fund
B
Selected Grade Rate Fund
C
Secure General Reserve Facility
D
State General Ratio Fund
Question 3 Explanation: 
State Bank of India has signed a pact with the State General Reserve Fund of Oman (SGRF), a Sovereign Wealth Fund to infuse $50 million in private equity fund Oman India Joint Investment Fund (OIJIF) while the SGRF would infuse $150 million.
Question 4
King James VI of Scotland was also King James I of where?
A
Aquitaine
B
Sweden
C
Calais
D
England
Question 4 Explanation: 
England
Question 5
What is the next in this series:Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan..........?
A
Mongolia
B
Belarus
C
China
D
Lithuania
Question 5 Explanation: 
China
Question 6
..........is currency in circulation plus Deposits of Commercial Banks with RBI.
A
Reserve money
B
Narrow money
C
High-powered money
D
All of these
Question 6 Explanation: 
All of these:Reserve money is also called central bank money, monetary base, base money, high-powered money, and sometimes narrow money. In the most simple language, Reserve Money is Currency in Circulation plus Deposits of Commercial Banks with RBI.
Question 7
What weather is found in an area of anticyclone?
A
Tsunamis
B
Low pressure and strong winds
C
Rain storms
D
High pressure and calm, fine weather
Question 7 Explanation: 
High pressure and calm, fine weather
Question 8
What word is used to describe someone within an organisation who leaks information?
A
Mole
B
Groundhog
C
Hamster
D
Gerbil
Question 8 Explanation: 
Mole
Question 9
Which of these is not one of the Railway Stations on a traditional English Monopoly board?
A
Liverpool Street
B
Fenchurch Street
C
Marylebone
D
Paddington
Question 9 Explanation: 
Paddington
Question 10
The Atlas Mountains occupy most of the land area of which country?
A
Algeria
B
Morocco
C
Romania
D
Kazakhstan
Question 10 Explanation: 
Morocco
Question 11
Which of these authors is known for writing Westerns?
A
Len Deighton
B
Zane Grey
C
John Le Carre
D
Jane Austen
Question 11 Explanation: 
Zane Grey
Question 12
Since the first time it was run in 1951, only 3 non-Scandinavians had won the Rally of Finland before Sebastien Loeb's win in 2008. Which of these is not one of them?
A
Markko Martin
B
Didier Auriol
C
Colin McRae
D
Carlos Sainz
Question 12 Explanation: 
Colin McRae
Question 13
What is the stage name of Natalie Renee McIntyre, a US R&B and soul singer-songwriter, record producer and actress with a distinctive raspy voice and a singing style heavily influenced by Billie Holiday & Betty Davis?
A
Aretha Franklin
B
Etta James
C
Irma Thomas
D
Macy Gray
Question 13 Explanation: 
Macy Gray
Question 14
Which 19th century novelist wrote "Westward Ho" and "Hereward The Wake"?
A
Charles Kingsley
B
Rudyard Kipling
C
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
D
Evelyn Waugh
Question 14 Explanation: 
Charles Kingsley
Question 15
The Headquarters of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is located in..........
A
Japan
B
China
C
Singapore
D
UAE
Question 15 Explanation: 
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is an international financial institution that aims to support the building of infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region. Headquarters:Beijing, China & President:Jin Liqun
Question 16
Which of these is most attracted by a magnet?
A
Wool
B
Plastic
C
Water
D
Metal
Question 16 Explanation: 
Metal
There are 16 questions to complete.

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