General knowledge quiz 1472

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who led a team to make the Cumberland Gap, a way through the Appalachian Mountains, accessible to pioneers, who used it to journey into the western frontiers of Kentucky and Tennessee?
A
Daniel Boone
B
Davy Crockett
C
Kit Carson
D
Buffalo Bill
Question 1 Explanation: 
Daniel Boone
Question 2
What is the name for the movement formed by John Nelson Darby and colleagues in the 1830s?
A
Open Brethren
B
Plymouth Brethren
C
Exclusive Brethren
D
Salvation Army
Question 2 Explanation: 
Plymouth Brethren
Question 3
In the early stages of which Olympic sport would you hear the words "en garde"?
A
Fencing
B
Boxing
C
Petanque
D
Rugby union
Question 3 Explanation: 
Fencing
Question 4
What is the minimum number of hurdles that must be cleared by each competitor in the Olympic 400m hurdles?
A
12
B
10
C
15
D
6
Question 4 Explanation: 
10
Question 5
Who captained Bangladesh to their 4-0 series win over New Zealand in the one day international cricket series completed in October 2010?
A
Mashrafe Mortaza
B
Shakib Al Hasan
C
Rubel Hossain
D
Imran Khan
Question 5 Explanation: 
Shakib Al Hasan
Question 6
The Capital to Risk Assets Ratio(CRAR) of the company should be at..........with Tier I capital.
A
10%
B
15%
C
20%
D
25%
Question 6 Explanation: 
The Capital to Risk Assets Ratio(CRAR) of the company should be at 15% with Tier I capital.
Question 7
What are the next two in this series:Treasury Bill, Peter, Munich Mouser, Nelson, Peter II, Peter, Peta, Wilberforce...?
A
Humphrey and Sybil
B
Hacker and Basil
C
Bernard and Polly
D
Tony and Cherie
Question 7 Explanation: 
Humphrey and Sybil
Question 8
The National Dengue Day is observed by GOI on
A
May 16
B
May 17
C
May 18
D
May 15
Question 8 Explanation: 
16-May
Question 9
Which of these is a way to lose a point in tennis?
A
Stumped
B
Caught
C
Knocked on
D
Double faulted
Question 9 Explanation: 
Double faulted
Question 10
Which is the best search tool for finding Web sites that have been handpicked and recommended by someone else?
A
Subject directories
B
Search engines
C
Meta-search engines
D
Discussion groups
Question 10 Explanation: 
Subject directories tend to house fewer-sometimes more relevant-sites than those found through search engines. Sites in a subject directory often have been handpicked by editorial teams or specialists in a particular field.
Question 11
Which of the following is the Biggest library in the world?
A
Moscow's Institute for Scientific Information Russian Academy of Sciences
B
United States Library of Congress
C
Beijing's National Library of China
D
New York Public Library
Question 11 Explanation: 
United States Library of Congress:Built in 1800 in Washington, D.C., it's the largest library in the world in both shelf space and number of books. The Library of Congress is the official research library of the United States Congress. It's also considered to be the national library of the U.S.
Question 12
How many players in Basketball?
A
6
B
5
C
7
D
9
Question 12 Explanation: 
5:Basketball is a sport played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court.
Question 13
Which of these is a learned society for science, founded in November 1660, and granted a Royal Charter by King Charles II in 1662, with Lord Brouncker as its first President?
A
Royal Society of Chemistry
B
The Royal Academy of Arts
C
The Geological Society of London
D
The Royal Society
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Royal Society
Question 14
The Headquarters of International Chamber of Commerce is..........
A
Vienna
B
Geneva
C
Paris
D
Rome
Question 15
Where does the water in the Okavango Delta flow?
A
Into the Indian Ocean
B
Into the Atlantic Ocean
C
Into an endorheic basin of the Kalahari
D
Into the Red Sea
Question 15 Explanation: 
Into an endorheic basin of the Kalahari
Question 16
What is the name of the Moslem prayer that adherents repeat 5 times daily?
A
Kylie
B
Fatima
C
Kyrie
D
Fatiya
Question 16 Explanation: 
Fatiya
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