General knowledge quiz 1272

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where was the First e-court of Jammu & Kashmir inaugurated?
A
Baramulla
B
Udhampur
C
Leh
D
Srinagar
Question 1 Explanation: 
On 21st September 2017, Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Justice Badar Durrez inaugurated the first e-court of Jammu and Kashmir, in Srinagar.The first paperless e-court of Jammu and Kashmir in Srinagar will function from next week.
Question 2
..........is called autumnal equinox
A
November 5
B
August 16
C
October 27
D
September 23
Question 2 Explanation: 
September 23:There are two equinoxes every year in September and March when the sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal.
Question 3
The Festival Nuankhai observed by which state people?
A
Jharkhand
B
Gujarat
C
Rajasthan
D
Odisha
Question 3 Explanation: 
Odisha:Nuakhai or Nuankhai is an agricultural festival mainly observed by Odisha people
Question 4
..........is the parliament of Spain
A
Sejm
B
House of Assembly
C
National Assembly
D
Cortes
Question 4 Explanation: 
Cortes:The Cortes Generales is the legislature of Spain. It is a bicameral parliament.
Question 5
What was the stage name of Norma Deloris Egstrom, an American jazz and popular music singer and songwriter who won 3 Grammy Awards (including the Lifetime Achievement Award) and who was nominated for an Academy Award as an actress?
A
Peggy Lee
B
Marilyn Munroe
C
Brenda Lee
D
k d lang
Question 5 Explanation: 
Peggy Lee
Question 6
What fictional island off the coast of Sumatra that first appeared in the 1933 film "King Kong" is the home of King Kong and other creatures?
A
Soames Island
B
Treasure Island
C
Skull Island
D
Pitcairn Island
Question 6 Explanation: 
Skull Island
Question 7
The island of Madagascar is off the coast of which African mainland country?
A
South Africa
B
Mozambique
C
Namibia
D
Kenya
Question 7 Explanation: 
Mozambique
Question 8
The headquarter of Asian Development Bank is located in which of the following cities
A
Jakarta
B
Singapore
C
Bangkok
D
Manila
Question 9
Vivek Teja is related to which of the following?
A
Karate
B
Body Building
C
Kabbadi
D
Football
Question 9 Explanation: 
Karate:India's Vivek Teja becomes World Karate Champion at Martial Arts Championships, He is the first Indian to have acquired expertise in all martial art styles of the world.
Question 10
Which country recently launched a new currency against US Dollar?
A
Nepal
B
Zimbabwe
C
Pakistan
D
New Zealand
Question 10 Explanation: 
Zimbabwe launches new currency to ease cash crunch. The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has introduced a nationalcurrency for the first time since 2009 in an attempt to tackle a sharp shortfall of the US dollar, the country's primary medium of trade
Question 11
What is the fund allocated for the Ministry of Food Processing in the year 2017-18?
A
1400 crore
B
1500 crore
C
1600 crore
D
1700 crore
Question 11 Explanation: 
Allocation of Ministry of Food Processing is being doubled from '715 crore in RE 2017-18 to '1400 crore in BE 2018-19. Government will promote establishment of specialized agro-processing financial institutions in this sector.
Question 12
Charles, the heir to the English throne, is the Duke of..........?
A
Essex
B
York
C
Edinburgh
D
Cornwall
Question 12 Explanation: 
Cornwall
Question 13
The common choko is what colour when ripe?
A
Black
B
Red
C
Brown
D
Green
Question 13 Explanation: 
Green
Question 14
In October 2010 it was announced that the longest genome (genetic code) of any organism belonged to what?
A
Marbled lungfish
B
Paris Japonica
C
Human being
D
African elephant
Question 14 Explanation: 
Paris Japonica
Question 15
Who among the following is the professional Golfer?
A
Jwala gutta
B
Ian Botham
C
Tiger Woods
D
Pullela gopichand
Question 15 Explanation: 
Tiger Woods:Eldrick Tont ''Tiger'' Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time. He has been one of the highest-paid athletes in the world for several years
Question 16
In what month is Thanksgiving in the USA?
A
November
B
December
C
May
D
June
Question 16 Explanation: 
November
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