General knowledge quiz 1328

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these words comes to English from the Swedish language?
A
Disco
B
Verandah
C
Ombudsman
D
Assassin
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ombudsman
Question 2
Where is the most easterly point in South America?
A
Brazil
B
Suriname
C
Uruguay
D
Argentina
Question 2 Explanation: 
Brazil
Question 3
Which is a lammergeier's normal habitat?
A
Greenland
B
The Andes Mountains in Peru
C
New Zealand
D
Ethiopian highlands
Question 3 Explanation: 
Ethiopian highlands
Question 4
Chemical formula for water is
A
NaAlO2
B
H2O
C
Al2O3
D
CaSiO3
Question 5
which of the following is capital of Norway?
A
Warsaw
B
Madrid
C
Oslo
D
San Marino
Question 5 Explanation: 
Oslo:Norway-Oslo(Capital) and Norwegian krone (Currency)
Question 6
Epsom (England) is the place associated with
A
Horse racing
B
Polo
C
Shooting
D
Snooker
Question 7
Which bank becomes first domestic bank to open branch in Yangon?
A
ICICI Bank
B
SBI
C
HDFC Bank
D
Axis Bank
Question 7 Explanation: 
SBI has announced its entry into Myanmar by opening a branch in the Yangon, former capital city of Myanmar.The Yangon branch is the 54th foreign branch of the SBI.This branch extends the global presence of SBI in 37 countries through 198 offices.
Question 8
..........lens is used to correct Presbyopia
A
Concave
B
Bifocal
C
Cylindrical
D
Convex
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bifocal:For centuries presbyopia was corrected with the use of bifocal eyeglasses. Presbyopia is a condition associated with aging in which the eye exhibits a progressively diminished ability to focus on near objects
Question 9
What is the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)?
A
Group of 53 former colonies of Britain
B
Group of 12 former republics of dissolved USSR
C
Group of 10 Latin America countries
D
Group of Islamic countries in Saudi Arabia region
Question 10
What is the word for bending at least one knee to the ground, a gesture of deep respect for a superior that was introduced in 328 BC by Alexander the Great into his court, a practice then already followed in Persia?
A
Kneeling
B
Curtseying
C
Genuflection
D
Kerning
Question 10 Explanation: 
Genuflection
Question 11
What does the dish called "Welsh rarebit" traditionally consist of?
A
Rice, cooked flaked fish & hard boiled eggs
B
Finely shredded cabbage, fermented by various lactic acid bacteria
C
A savoury sauce of melted cheese and other ingredients, served hot on toast
D
Chopped pickled vegetables and spice
Question 11 Explanation: 
A savoury sauce of melted cheese and other ingredients, served hot on toast
Question 12
Potato is a modified form (outgrowth) of
A
root
B
stem
C
fruit
D
leaf
Question 13
A dual-layer DVD is valued because it:
A
Can hold more data
B
Contains a backup of the data stored
C
Uses a second layer to offer a speed increase
D
Creates alternative sound tracks
Question 14
The most densely populated country of Africa is
A
Mauritius
B
Rwanda
C
Burundi
D
Sierra Leone
Question 15
In literature, what is the word for a person, or a group of people who are the main character, or the main characters (in simple terms, "the hero")?
A
Antagonist
B
Protagonist
C
Antithesis
D
Prototype
Question 15 Explanation: 
Protagonist
Question 16
Recently, First university satellite of which country has sent off into space from the United States?
A
Mongolia
B
Peru
C
Congo
D
All of these
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mongolia
There are 16 questions to complete.

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