General knowledge quiz 1180

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these was a former name of Northern Rhodesia?
A
Zanzibar
B
Zimbabwe
C
Zaire
D
Zambia
Question 1 Explanation: 
Zambia
Question 2
City of Diamonds is surname of..........
A
Gurgaon
B
Allahabad
C
Ittanagar
D
Palanpur
Question 2 Explanation: 
Palanpur:The diamond city of Palanpur is the largest city of Banaskantha district that lies near the border of Rajasthan and Gujarat
Question 3
Which cartoon character was born at the Daisy Hill Puppy Farm?
A
Snoopy
B
Goofy
C
Snowy
D
Scooby Doo
Question 3 Explanation: 
Snoopy
Question 4
From 1935 to 1946, the Philippines was officially called The Commonwealth of the Philippines when the country was a commonwealth of which nation?
A
USA
B
Great Britain
C
France
D
Spain
Question 4 Explanation: 
USA
Question 5
What is the name given to the official residence provided for the Olympic athletes?
A
Olympic Town
B
Olympic Hamlet
C
Olympic Village
D
Olympic City
Question 5 Explanation: 
Olympic Village
Question 6
Which of these is a group of islands in the Arctic Ocean?
A
New Zealand
B
Novaya Zemlya
C
New Caledonia
D
Falkland Islands
Question 6 Explanation: 
Novaya Zemlya
Question 7
What is the maximum number of characters (including spaces) that can be used in a "tweet"?
A
160
B
120
C
140
D
180
Question 7 Explanation: 
140
Question 8
Which of these countries is crossed by the equator?
A
Brazil
B
Colombia
C
All of them
D
Ecuador
Question 8 Explanation: 
All of them
Question 9
Who won the 2008 F A Cup?
A
Chelsea
B
Portsmouth
C
Manchester City
D
Cardiff City
Question 9 Explanation: 
Portsmouth
Question 10
How many multiples of 4 are there between 21 and 39?
A
5
B
4
C
3
D
2
Question 10 Explanation: 
4
Question 11
Which of these cities is closest to London?
A
Madrid
B
Brussels
C
Berlin
D
Rome
Question 11 Explanation: 
Brussels
Question 12
Bayonet and screw are types of fitting for what?
A
Machine gun magazine
B
Car tyre
C
Wine bottle cork
D
Light bulb
Question 12 Explanation: 
Light bulb
Question 13
What ancient structures have been recorded and excavated as being built for tombs, religious and monumental use, throughout China, India, Nubia (southern Egypt and Sudan), Middle America, Greece, Mesopotamia, and Egypt?
A
Pagodas
B
Wigwams
C
Igloos
D
Pyramids
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pyramids
Question 14
What defence treaty was signed by Great Britain, the USA, France, Siam, Australia, New Zealand, Pakistan and the Philippines in 1954?
A
SEATO
B
NATO
C
SHAPE
D
UNESCO
Question 14 Explanation: 
SEATO
Question 15
Who was Archbishop of Canterbury during the reigns of Henry VIII and Edward VI, was then imprisoned for over two years and burnt at the stake for heresy?
A
Thomas Cromwell
B
Thomas A Becket
C
Robert Walpole
D
Thomas Cranmer
Question 15 Explanation: 
Thomas Cranmer
Question 16
RBI, IRDAI, SEBI, PFRDA are categorised as
A
Investment Management Companies
B
Financial Regulators
C
Assest Management Companies
D
Credit Information Bureaus
Question 16 Explanation: 
The financial system in India is regulated by independent regulators in the field of banking, insurance, capital market, commodities market, and pension funds. Example of Financial Regulators:RBI, IRDAI, SEBI, PFRDA.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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