General knowledge quiz 1174

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Puttenahalli Lake is located in..........
A
Uttarakhand
B
Assam
C
Sikkim
D
Karnataka
Question 2
In 1994 the Globe Theatre on London's Shaftsbury Avenue was renamed after which actor?
A
Terence Rigby
B
Ralph Richardson
C
Laurence Olivier
D
John Gielgud
Question 2 Explanation: 
John Gielgud
Question 3
For which novel, a study of provincial life published in 1856, was the author, Gustave Flaubert, and his publisher prosecuted for "an offence against morals"?
A
Madame Bovary
B
Lady Chatterley's Lover
C
Salome
D
Fanny Hill
Question 3 Explanation: 
Madame Bovary
Question 4
Who is associated with the Jaguar make of car?
A
Alec Issigonis
B
William Lyons
C
Colin Chapman
D
Cecil Kimber
Question 4 Explanation: 
William Lyons
Question 5
Which of the following was implemented by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) for Banks, Financial Institutions, Corporates etc., ?
A
National Automated Clearing House (NACH)
B
National Automatic Clearing House (NACH)
C
National Automated Cleared House (NACH)
D
National Automatic Cleared House (NACH)
Question 5 Explanation: 
A web based solution to facilitate interbank, high volume, electronic transactions which are repetitive and periodic in nature. NACH System can be used for making bulk transactions towards distribution of subsidies, dividends, interest, salary, pension etc. and also for bulk transactions towards collection of payments pertaining to telephone, electricity, water, loans, investments in mutual funds, insurance premium etc.
Question 6
The system of Dual Government during the latter half of the 18th century AD is associated with the name of
A
Clive
B
Comwallis
C
Waren Hastings
D
William Bentinck
Question 7
Rand is the currency of which of the following country?
A
South Africa
B
Uganda
C
South Sudan
D
Somalia
Question 7 Explanation: 
South Africa:South Africa-Cape Town (Capital) and Rand(Currency)
Question 8
What fictional newspaper was edited by Perry White?
A
The Daily Planet
B
The Daily Bugle
C
The Observer
D
The Trumpet
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Daily Planet
Question 9
..........is a solo dance originating from the temples of South India
A
Bihu
B
Mohiniattam
C
Garba
D
Bharatanatyam
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bharatanatyam:Bharathanatyam is a form of Indian classical dance that originated in the temples of Tamil Nadu.It was described in the treatise Natya Shastra by Bharata around the beginning of the common era.Bharata Natyam is known for its grace, elegance, purity, tenderness, expression and sculpturesque poses
Question 10
The nickname of the city Colorado is..........
A
Holy city
B
Garden of gods
C
Golden city
D
Garden city
Question 10 Explanation: 
Garden of gods:Colorado nickname is Garden of Gods.Garden of the Gods is a public park located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, US. It was designated a National Natural Landmark in 1971
Question 11
What song plays over the closing credits of "Die Hard" (1988)?
A
Let It Snow
B
We Are The Champions
C
Stand By Me
D
I Heard It On The Grapevine
Question 11 Explanation: 
Let It Snow
Question 12
G. Sathiyan related to..........
A
Hockey
B
Boxing
C
Table Tennis
D
Cricket
Question 13
How many wooden blocks are used in the standard game of Jenga?
A
35
B
20
C
15
D
54
Question 13 Explanation: 
54
Question 14
Which theatre in Dublin, built in 1904 where George Bernard Shaw, W B Yeats, Padraic Colum, and Sean O'Casey premiered many of their plays, was severely damaged by fire in 1951?
A
Grand Opera House
B
Ardhowen Theatre
C
Abbey Theatre
D
Riverside Theatre
Question 14 Explanation: 
Abbey Theatre
Question 15
Double Jeopardy related to which article?
A
Article 11
B
Article 20
C
Article 18
D
Article 32
Question 15 Explanation: 
Article 20:Double Jeopardy:A second prosecution for the same offense after acquittal or conviction or multiple punishments for same offense.
Question 16
Distribution of power between the Union and the State Government related to which Schedule?
A
Seventh Schedule
B
Eighth Schedule
C
Twelfth Schedule
D
Ninth Schedule
Question 16 Explanation: 
Seventh Schedule:Seventh Schedule is related to Distribution of power between the Union and the State Government-Article 246 Gives allocation of powers and functions between Union & States. It contains 3 lists Union List (For central Govt) 97 Subjects. States List (Powers of State Govt) 66 subjects Concurrent List (Both Union & States) 47 subjects.
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