General knowledge quiz 1322

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which sport was developed in 1895 when the Rugby Union refused to allow professionalism?
A
Rugby League
B
Australian Rules
C
American Football
D
Gaelic Football
Question 1 Explanation: 
Rugby League
Question 2
Which of these is not one of the great apes?
A
Chimpanzee
B
Gibbon
C
Gorilla
D
Orangutan
Question 2 Explanation: 
Gibbon
Question 3
What popular name is given to a situation where a man cannot make up his mind which of two women to marry?
A
A Romeo square
B
The Mormon complex
C
The Betty and Veronica syndrome
D
Double entendre
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Betty and Veronica syndrome
Question 4
During World War I Germany was defeated in the Battle of Verdun on the western front and Romania declared war on the eastern front in the year
A
1914 AD
B
1915 AD
C
1916 AD
D
1917 AD
Question 5
Which sewing machine company has held a patent on the mechanism that creates the blanket stitch since its introduction in 1877 (the most recent patent renewal was in 2007), and is involved in litigation with several Chinese firms who are accused of violating their intellectual property rights?
A
Brother
B
Bernina
C
Merrow
D
Singer
Question 5 Explanation: 
Merrow
Question 6
Community Development Programme was started in..........
A
1956
B
1965
C
1972
D
1952
Question 6 Explanation: 
1952:The community development programme was launched on a pilot basis in 1952 to provide for a substantial increase in the country's agricultural programme, and for improvements in systems of communication, in rural health and hygiene, and in rural education and also to initiate and direct a process of integrated culture change aimed at transforming the social and economic life of villagers
Question 7
CCIL stands for..........
A
Clearing Council of India Limited
B
Clearing Corporation of India Limited
C
Clearing Centre of India Limited
D
Clearing Company of India Limited
Question 8
The Government of India appointed a National Income Committee under the chairmanship of Dr.PC.Mahalanobis. This committee gave its first report in..........
A
1951
B
1954
C
1956
D
1960
Question 8 Explanation: 
1951:The Government of India appointed a National Income Committee under the chairmanship of Dr.PC.Mahalanobis. This committee gave its first report in 1951 and final report in 1954.
Question 9
Who was the regulator of Chit Funds?
A
State Governments
B
Central Governments
C
RBI
D
LIC
Question 9 Explanation: 
State Governments:Chit funds in India are governed by the Chit Funds Act, 1982. Under this Act, the chit fund businesses can be registered and regulated only by the respective State Governments. Regulator of chit funds is the Registrar of Chits appointed by respective state governments under Section 61 of Chit Funds Act.
Question 10
In the British sitcom "Absolutely Fabulous", what is the name of Edina's daughter?
A
Bubbles
B
Saffron
C
Patsy
D
Margaret
Question 10 Explanation: 
Saffron
Question 11
What type of show is the US/Canada TV series Stargate SG-1?
A
Documentary
B
Situation comedy
C
Educational
D
Scifi
Question 11 Explanation: 
Scifi
Question 12
In 1932 King George V became the first British monarch to do what?
A
Broadcast a Christmas Message to the nation and the Empire, soon to become the Commonwealth
B
Abdicate in favour of his daughter
C
Climb Mt Everest
D
Wear gaiters
Question 12 Explanation: 
Broadcast a Christmas Message to the nation and the Empire, soon to become the Commonwealth
Question 13
What expression that comes from angling means "everything"?
A
Bell, book and candle
B
Lock, stock and barrel
C
Hook, line and sinker
D
Blood, sweat and tears
Question 13 Explanation: 
Hook, line and sinker
Question 14
The double and triple rings on a dartboard are alternative sections of red and what colour?
A
Yellow
B
Blue
C
Green
D
Black
Question 14 Explanation: 
Green
Question 15
The smallest state, population wise, in the world is
A
Vatican City
B
Monaco
C
Nauru
D
Liechtenstein
Question 16
Who was the first person to refuse an Academy Award for Best Actor?
A
Peter Ustinov
B
Marlon Brando
C
George C. Scott
D
Daniel Day-Lewis
Question 16 Explanation: 
George C. Scott
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