General knowledge quiz 1252

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In 2006 Monty Panesar became the first person of what religion to play test cricket for England?
A
Islam
B
Buddhism
C
Judaism
D
Sikh
Question 1 Explanation: 
Sikh
Question 2
April 23 observed as..........
A
World Book Day
B
World Hemophilia Day
C
World Autism Awareness Day
D
World Water Day
Question 3
Pointillism is found in what field?
A
Charcoal sketching
B
Painting
C
Foil fencing
D
Astronomy
Question 3 Explanation: 
Painting
Question 4
Whose alter ego is Sasha Fierce?
A
Beyonce
B
Madonna
C
Lady Gaga
D
Rihanna
Question 4 Explanation: 
Beyonce
Question 5
World sparrow day is observed on March.........., 2017
A
20
B
21
C
18
D
22
Question 5 Explanation: 
20
Question 6
The words 'Satyameva Jayate' inscribed below the base plate of the emblem of India are taken from
A
Rigveda
B
Satpath Brahmana
C
Mundak Upanishad
D
Ramayana
Question 7
Where is the game reserve, or wildlife sanctuary, Maasai Mara?
A
Tanzania
B
Kenya
C
Mozambique
D
Namibia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Kenya
Question 8
..........festival is celebrated in Arunachal Pradesh
A
Budhha Mahotsava
B
Ugadi
C
Nirjala Akadashi
D
Sati pradha
Question 8 Explanation: 
Budhha Mahotsava:The Buddha Mahotsava is the Dream come True event for the people of Lohit district. The Buddha Mahotsava is celebrated in Arunachal Pradesh
Question 9
What is the name of a Japanese dish consisting of noodles and broth?
A
Sashimi
B
Ramen
C
Nori
D
Sushi
Question 9 Explanation: 
Ramen
Question 10
What treaty was signed in Paris in 1815 after the overthrow of Napoleon, whereby Alexander I of Russia, Francis II of Austria and Frederick William II of Prussia agreed to apply Christian principles to the government of their countries?
A
Holy Alliance
B
Christian Principle
C
Treaty of Jesus
D
Golden Rule
Question 10 Explanation: 
Holy Alliance
Question 11
Which is the first country to which AIIB has committed over $1 bn of financing?
A
Pakistan
B
India
C
China
D
Russia
Question 11 Explanation: 
Danny Alexander, Vice-President and Corporate Secretary of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has stated that India is the first country where AIIB has approved more than $1 billion of financing. AIIBs has lent funding support primarily for energy, transport and broader infrastructure projects. Currently AIIB is making efforts to mobilise private investment for infrastructure projects across Asia. Mr. Danny Alexander also mentioned that AIIB is keen to support India's National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) and Mumbai Metro Project. It is to be noted that, last week, AIIB announced funding support for Part 6 of the Bangalore Metro project.
Question 12
When they played together in 1969, Ric Grech, Ginger Baker, Stevie Winwood & Eric Clapton were known as what band?
A
The Bluesbreakers
B
Blind Faith
C
Cream
D
Derek and the Dominos
Question 12 Explanation: 
Blind Faith
Question 13
November 13 observed as..........
A
World Pneumonia Day
B
World Diabetes Day
C
World Hepatitis Day
D
World Kindness Day
Question 14
The organisation OPEC is concerned with production of what?
A
Eggs
B
Petroleum
C
Oil
D
Calcium
Question 14 Explanation: 
Oil
Question 15
When water is lifted into an overhead tank, electrical energy is converted into
A
Mechanical Energy
B
Thermal Energy
C
Potential Energy
D
Kinetic Energy
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kinetic Energy:When water is lifted int an overhead tank using a motor, it converts electric energy to kinetic energy
Question 16
ZED Certification Scheme related to which sectors?
A
SME
B
Agricultural Institutions
C
Banking Institutions
D
MSME
Question 16 Explanation: 
MSME:ZED Certification Scheme covers all the MSME sectors belonging to manufacturing. ZED or Zero Defect, Zero Effect scheme is a new initiative launched by the Narendra Modi led NDA government. The scheme is for MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) Sector to increase the quality of products matching global standards.
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