General knowledge quiz 118

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What system was the spacecraft Rosetta launched on?
A
Ariane
B
MSL
C
Long Now
D
Voyager
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ariane
Question 2
Asia's first Export Processing Zone was setup in..........
A
Kandla
B
SuRSEZ
C
Hyderabad
D
Gandhidham
Question 2 Explanation: 
Kandla:Asia's first Export Processing Zone (EPZ) was set up in the year 1965 at Kandla
Question 3
Why was the 2005 IBSF World Snooker Championship, due to be held in Pakistan, cancelled?
A
Fireworks explosions nearby damaged the venue
B
Security concerns linked to Taliban attacks
C
Earthquake
D
Not enough people registered to compete
Question 3 Explanation: 
Earthquake
Question 4
What artistic movement was brought to international attention at the World's Fair in Paris in 1925?
A
Art deco
B
Pop art
C
Impressionism
D
Pointillism
Question 4 Explanation: 
Art deco
Question 5
Where is the Strait of Messina?
A
Between Greece and Italy's east coast
B
Between Sicily and Sardinia
C
Between the two sides of Istanbul
D
Between Sicily and the "toe" of Italy
Question 5 Explanation: 
Between Sicily and the "toe" of Italy
Question 6
The spatial arrangement of crops in a particular area is known as
A
Crop topography
B
Crop & Land Ratio
C
Cropping Index
D
Cropping pattern
Question 6 Explanation: 
Cropping pattern:Cropping pattern means the proportion of area under various crops at a point of time. The crop statistics published by the governments are used to denote the cropping patterns.
Question 7
The Three Gorges Dam is in which country?
A
United States Of America
B
China
C
Canada
D
Mexico
Question 7 Explanation: 
China
Question 8
Who directed the 2005 film "Munich"?
A
Terrence Malick
B
James Cameron
C
Steven Spielberg
D
Spike Lee
Question 8 Explanation: 
Steven Spielberg
Question 9
LCR refers to highly liquid assets held by financial institutions to meet short-term obligations. In LCR, C stands for..........
A
Cash
B
Capital
C
Core
D
Coverage
Question 9 Explanation: 
Liquidity Coverage Ratio-LCR
Question 10
Who personifies the USA?
A
Uncle Scrooge
B
Uncle Vanya
C
Uncle Ben
D
Uncle Sam
Question 10 Explanation: 
Uncle Sam
Question 11
What will be the second new denomination to be introduced in June?
A
Rs.100
B
Rs.500
C
Rs.200
D
Rs.2000
Question 11 Explanation: 
Rs.200
Question 12
Vishwas Mudagal is the author of which novel?
A
The God of Small Thing
B
Train to Pakistan
C
The Suitable Boy
D
Losing My Religion
Question 12 Explanation: 
Losing My Religion:Vishwas Mudagal is the author of the No.1 best-selling novel Losing My Religion, which was launched in 2014 and went on to become a sensation across India and the world with a huge and devoted following. His book is now translated into Hindi and Kannada
Question 13
In which metal did the Satavahanas mainly mint their coins?
A
Gold
B
Silver
C
Copper
D
Lead
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lead:Satavahanas mainly mint their coins in Lead
Question 14
In which film was Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries" used to underscore a helicopter attack?
A
M*A*S*H
B
Blackhawk Down
C
The Matrix Revolutions
D
Apocalypse Now
Question 14 Explanation: 
Apocalypse Now
Question 15
SDR(Special Drawings Rights) related to..........
A
IMF
B
World Bank
C
RBI
D
Government
Question 15 Explanation: 
IMF:Special drawing rights (SDR) refer to an international type of monetary reserve currency, created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in 1969, which operates as a supplement to the existing reserves of member countries.
Question 16
At the 1st World Rowing Championships held at Lucerne in 1962, the International Federation of Rowing Associations did not recognise countries with similar names. Selection trials from 2 countries were held the day before the championships. Which "country" was this?
A
Korea
B
Germany
C
China
D
Pakistan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Germany
There are 16 questions to complete.

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