General knowledge quiz 1441

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In which state Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary is located?
A
Maharashtra
B
Kerala
C
Madhya Pradesh
D
Assam
Question 1 Explanation: 
Maharashtra:Maharashtra Government has declared the area along the western bank of the Thane Creek as the ''Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary''.
Question 2
At which Olympiad did the Olympic symbol of five rings officially debut?
A
1948, London
B
1976, Montreal
C
1972, Munich
D
1920, Antwerp
Question 2 Explanation: 
1920, Antwerp
Question 3
Which of these is a weapon developed in South America?
A
Tapas
B
Bolas
C
Polos
D
Gobos
Question 3 Explanation: 
Bolas
Question 4
The paid up capital and collected funds of scheduled bank must not be less than..........
A
Rs. 10 lakh
B
Rs. 20 lakh
C
Rs. 15 lakh
D
Rs. 5 lakh
Question 4 Explanation: 
Banks under in the second schedule of RBI Act, 1934 are called scheduled bank.To qualify as a scheduled bank, the paid up capital and collected funds of the bank must not be less than Rs.5 lakh. Scheduled banks are eligible for loans from the Reserve Bank of India at bank rate, and are given membership to clearing houses.
Question 5
Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana is funded on..........basis between Centre and State
A
50:50
B
25:75
C
75:25
D
60:40
Question 5 Explanation: 
75:25:Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana (SJSRY) in India is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme which came into effect on 1 December 1997. The scheme strives to provide gainful employment to the urban unemployed and underemployed poor, through encouraging the setting up of self-employment ventures by the urban and rural poor living below the poverty line.The SJSRY scheme is being implemented on a cost-sharing basis between the Centre and the States in the ratio of 75:25
Question 6
Why were Canadian men's rowing pair Chris Jarvis and David Calder disqualified in the Semifinal B round of the Men's coxless pair at the 2004 Summer Olympics?
A
The Canadians had made rude comments to the South Africans at the start
B
They rowed into the lane for South Africa's Donovan Cech and Ramon di Clemente
C
A strong wind sprang up during the race
D
Their boat began to take on water and sink
Question 6 Explanation: 
They rowed into the lane for South Africa's Donovan Cech and Ramon di Clemente
Question 7
JSCA International Cricket Stadium located in which State/UT?
A
Karnataka
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Andaman & Nicobar
D
Jharkhand
Question 8
Which of these is an Englishman associated with soccer?
A
Bobby Charlton
B
Bobby McGhee
C
Bobby Darin
D
Bobby Nalong
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bobby Charlton
Question 9
Which of these phrases describes theft by breaking a shop window?
A
Put and take
B
Clean and jerk
C
Push and shove
D
Smash and grab
Question 9 Explanation: 
Smash and grab
Question 10
What is the Websites code for the country Mongolia?
A
MN
B
ML
C
MG
D
MO
Question 11
What do the massive auction complexes in Aalsmeer, Naalwijk, Rijnsberg and Eelde in the Netherlands sell?
A
Antiques
B
Flowers and plants
C
Fish
D
Farming machinery
Question 11 Explanation: 
Flowers and plants
Question 12
Which of these, a founder-member of the band Squeeze, is an English pianist, bandleader, singer, songwriter, composer, TV presenter and author?
A
Bono
B
Sting
C
David Gilmour
D
Jools Holland
Question 12 Explanation: 
Jools Holland
Question 13
What does the P stand for in the abbreviation "VSOP"?
A
Port
B
Pale
C
Pretty
D
Parched
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pale
Question 14
Which religion features the Five Duties or the Five Pillars?
A
Judaism SP
B
Hinduism
C
Buddhism
D
Islam
Question 14 Explanation: 
Islam
Question 15
Johnny Weissmuller, the star of 12 "Tarzan" films between 1932 and 1948, won 5 Olympic gold medals in the 1920s in what sport?
A
Swimming
B
Weightlifting
C
Boxing
D
Wrestling
Question 15 Explanation: 
Swimming
Question 16
Which of the following is India's first nuclear armed submarine, which is now fully-operational?
A
INS Shishumar
B
INS Chakra
C
INS Kalvari
D
INS Arihant
Question 16 Explanation: 
-India's first nuclear armed submarine INS Arihant is now fully-operational after passing several deep sea diving drills as well as weapons launch tests over the past five months.
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