General knowledge quiz 1323

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Health insurance company Apollo Munich joined hands with which Bank for offering bank customers a paperless customized insurance policies?
A
HDFC
B
Axis
C
ICICI
D
SBI
Question 1 Explanation: 
This is the fourth bancassurance tie-up of Apollo Munich. Earlier, Apollo Hospitals Group firm Apollo Energy Company announced selling of its 3% stake in Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company to its German partner Munich Re for Rs. 163.5 crore. Apollo Munich Health Insurance CEO-Antony Jacob Axis bank CEO-Shikha Sharma
Question 2
Lotus Temple is in......?
A
Jaipur, Rajasthan
B
New Delhi, Delhi
C
Mangalore, Karnataka
D
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Question 2 Explanation: 
New Delhi, Delhi
Question 3
...... National Park is located in Karnataka
A
Gorumara National Park
B
Nagarhole National Park
C
Mahatma National Park
D
Betla National Park
Question 3 Explanation: 
Nagarhole National Park: Nagarhole National Park is a national park located in Kodagu district and Mysore district in Karnataka state in South India
Question 4
Cassini Spacecraft related to......
A
Saturn
B
Pluto
C
Mars
D
Venus
Question 4 Explanation: 
Saturn: Cassini-Huygens is an unmanned spacecraft sent to the planet Saturn. It is a flagship-class NASA-ESA-ASI robotic spacecraft.Cassini is the fourth space probe to visit Saturn and the first to enter orbit, and its mission is ongoing as of 2016.
Question 5
During the American Civil War, what city was the capital of the Confederacy?
A
Richmond, Virginia
B
Atlanta, Georgia
C
Virginia City, Virginia
D
Roanoak, Virginia
Question 5 Explanation: 
Richmond, Virginia
Question 6
Which US president was in office at the start of the Korean War?
A
Kennedy
B
Truman
C
Eisenhower
D
Carter
Question 6 Explanation: 
Truman
Question 7
When is World Health Day celebrated, being the day when the constitution of the World Health Organisation came into force in 1948?
A
2-Apr
B
7 April
C
2-Jul
D
1-Jan
Question 7 Explanation: 
7-Apr
Question 8
The songs "Aquarius" and "Good Morning Starshine" are from which musical?
A
Oh Calcutta
B
Hair
C
Godspell
D
Rent
Question 8 Explanation: 
Hair
Question 9
Which 20th century painter claimed to have invented a new technique called "action painting" and was called by the contemporary press "Jack The Dripper"?
A
Paul Klee
B
Jackson Pollock
C
Andy Warhol
D
Sam Golden
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jackson Pollock
Question 10
Which of these is a type of sponge dessert?
A
Limbo
B
Rumba
C
Bongo
D
Rum baba
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rum baba
Question 11
December 31 1960 was the last day for which coin, first minted in England in the 13th century, to be legal tender in the United Kingdom?
A
Farthing
B
Threepence
C
Groat
D
Ha'penny
Question 11 Explanation: 
Farthing
Question 12
"Lusail" is a new city in which country?
A
Dubai
B
Abu Dhabi
C
Syria
D
Qatar
Question 12 Explanation: 
Qatar
Question 13
According to the Brothers Grimm, what was the name of the dwarfish creature who appeared to a young woman shut in a tower to spin straw into gold?
A
Quetzalcoatl
B
Balthazar
C
Methuselah
D
Rumpelstiltskin
Question 13 Explanation: 
Rumpelstiltskin
Question 14
Paramaribo is the capital of which country?
A
Costa Rica
B
Guyana
C
Suriname
D
Honduras
Question 14 Explanation: 
Suriname
Question 15
What is the highest honour awarded in Denmark?
A
Grand Commander of the Dannebrog (the national flag of Denmark)
B
Order of the Elephant
C
Medal of Merit in Gold with Crown
D
Valour Cross
Question 15 Explanation: 
Order of the Elephant
Question 16
Which British TV series which ran from 1983 to 2010 was named for a character which, since 1994, had not appeared in it?
A
Juliet Bravo
B
Ballykissangel
C
Blackadder
D
Taggart
Question 16 Explanation: 
Taggart
Question 17
Who, about to leave the Animals as bassist, brought Jimi Hendrix to London, signed him to a management and production contract and helped him form The Jimi Hendrix Experience?
A
Chas Chandler
B
Michael Jeffery
C
Noel Redding
D
Mitch Mitchell
Question 17 Explanation: 
Chas Chandler
Question 18
Telegraphone was developed by whom?
A
Vladimir Zworykin
B
Valdemar Poulsen
C
Leon Cooper
D
Samuel F. B. Morse
Question 18 Explanation: 
Valdemar Poulsen:Telegraphone is a device was developed by Valdemar Poulsen. He invented the telegraphone and developed the first practical device for recording and replaying sound
Question 19
IAAF World U18 Championships 2017 held in which country?
A
India
B
South Korea
C
Italy
D
Kenya
Question 19 Explanation: 
Kenya:The South African youth team closed out their campaign in fine style on Sunday, bagging three more medals on the final day of the IAAF World U18 Championships in Nairobi, Kenya.
Question 20
Which US state consists of two separate peninsulas, separated by the Straits of Mackinac, a five-mile (8 km)-wide channel?
A
Minnesota
B
Illinois
C
Michigan
D
Wisconsin
Question 20 Explanation: 
Michigan
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