General knowledge quiz 1278

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
As per Economic Survey 2017-2018, what is the GDP growth expected for financial year 2017-2018?
A
6.25%
B
6.50%
C
6.75%
D
7.00%
Question 2
The team from which country won the 2014 ICU World Cheerleading Championship?
A
USA
B
Chile
C
Philippines
D
New Zealand
Question 2 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 3
What vehicle was sold to John and Maureen Hendricks at the Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, in 2005, for a record $3, 240, 000?
A
1954 Oldsmobile F-88 Convertible Concept Car
B
1966 Shelby Cobra 427 ''Super Snake''
C
1950 General Motors Futurliner "Parade of Progress" tour bus
D
1954 Pontiac Bonneville special concept car
Question 3 Explanation: 
1954 Oldsmobile F-88 Convertible Concept Car
Question 4
Who compiled the Adi Granth?
A
Guru Har Rai
B
Guru Amar Das
C
Guru Nanak
D
Guru Arjun Dev
Question 4 Explanation: 
Guru Arjun Dev:One of the most important contributions of Guru Arjan Dev ji is his compilation of the sacred Sikh Holy Book, the Adi Granth (the first holy book)
Question 5
What are the main ingredients of a Snow White salad?
A
Raw apples, celery, grapes & walnuts in mayonnaise
B
Potato, vegetables & meats bound in mayonnaise
C
Yoghurt and cucumber
D
Iceberg lettuce, tomato, bacon, chicken breast, hard-boiled egg, avocado & Roquefort cheese
Question 5 Explanation: 
Yoghurt and cucumber
Question 6
Paper currency in India was introduced in..........by the British government
A
1919
B
1890
C
1920
D
1861
Question 6 Explanation: 
1861:In 1861, the government of India introduced its first paper money:Rs.10 notes in 1864, Rs.5 notes in 1872, Rs.10, 000 notes in 1899, Rs.100 notes in 1900, 50-rupee notes in 1905, 500-rupee notes in 1907 and 1000-rupee notes in 1909.
Question 7
Of these which is North Korea's nearest neighbour?
A
Japan
B
People's Republic of China
C
Socialist Republic of Vietnam
D
Mongolia
Question 7 Explanation: 
People's Republic of China
Question 8
Who is the next in this series:Nelson Rockefeller, Walter Mondale, George H. W. Bush, Dan Quayle, Al Gore...?
A
Dick Cheney
B
Joe Biden
C
Spiro Agnew
D
Gerald Ford
Question 8 Explanation: 
Dick Cheney
Question 9
Where would you hear the word "chukka" used?
A
In a chicken coop
B
At the door of a night club
C
To describe someone who has had too much to drink
D
At a polo match
Question 9 Explanation: 
At a polo match
Question 10
In which decade was Barack Obama born?
A
1930s
B
1950s
C
1960s
D
1940s
Question 10 Explanation: 
1960s
Question 11
What is the capital of Comoros?
A
Asmara
B
Tegucigalpa
C
Lisbon
D
Moroni
Question 12
Before becoming president of the USA, Theodore Roosevelt was vice president to whom?
A
William Howard Taft
B
William McKinley
C
Benjamin Harrison
D
Grover Cleveland
Question 12 Explanation: 
William McKinley
Question 13
In 1957 Luxembourg, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Germany and Italy joined together to form what?
A
EEC
B
ETA
C
WHO
D
USSR
Question 13 Explanation: 
EEC
Question 14
The planets with no natural satellites (reported so far) are
A
Mercury and Venus
B
Earth and Pluto
C
Mars and Neptune
D
Jupiter and Saturn
Question 15
What gives the flamingo the colour of its plumage?
A
Humidity
B
Age
C
Temperature
D
Diet
Question 15 Explanation: 
Diet
Question 16
In the Pink Panther series of films, who is Clouseau's house boy, an expert in martial arts, who frequently unexpectedly attacks him?
A
Short Round
B
Cato Fong
C
Hop Sing
D
Charlie Chan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cato Fong
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