General knowledge quiz 1522

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is a work by Dante?
A
The Star-crossed Melodrama
B
The Astral Tragedy
C
The Heavenly Romance
D
The Divine Comedy
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Divine Comedy
Question 2
The Parli Thermal Power Station is placed in..........
A
Maharashtra
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Manipur
D
Punjab
Question 2 Explanation: 
Maharashtra
Question 3
Where are the Indy Car races held?
A
Indianapolis, USA
B
India
C
Indonesia
D
West Indies
Question 3 Explanation: 
Indianapolis, USA
Question 4
Which of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments is played on grass courts?
A
Australian Open
B
French Open
C
U.S. Open
D
Wimbledon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Wimbledon
Question 5
The payments bank will be required to invest..........%of its demand deposit balances in Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR)
A
25%
B
50%
C
75%
D
60%
Question 5 Explanation: 
75%:The payments bank will be required to invest 75% of its demand deposit balances in Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR) eligible government securities and treasury bills.
Question 6
On 30 August 2012 NASA launched Radiation Belt Storm probes to look at the two doughnut-shaped Van Allen radiation belts of high energy particles encircling the Earth. Three days after the launch they discovered what?
A
The main probe sensors failed
B
The magnetic field holding the belts in place showed a weak point, which strengthened a week later
C
The proportion of alpha particles in the belts was increasing
D
A third belt
Question 6 Explanation: 
A third belt
Question 7
In PAN Card, If the fourth letter is P, then it denotes..........
A
Company
B
Firm
C
Individual
D
Trust
Question 7 Explanation: 
The fourth character informs about the type of holder of the card. P-Individual
Question 8
Which country launched the space station "Skylab" in 1973?
A
USA
B
France
C
Great Britain
D
USSR
Question 8 Explanation: 
USA
Question 9
"The Gorbals" is an area in which city?
A
Swansea
B
Glasgow
C
Liverpool
D
Dublin
Question 9 Explanation: 
Glasgow
Question 10
India Vision 2020 document was prepared under the chairmanship of
A
Arun Jaitley
B
M.S.Viswanathan
C
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
D
Manmohan Singh
Question 10 Explanation: 
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam:India Vision 2020 was initially a document prepared by the Technology Information, Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC) of India's Department of Science and Technology under the chairmanship of A. P. J. Abdul Kalam and a team of 500 experts
Question 11
In Morse code, what letter is represented by "dash dash dash"?
A
F
B
S
C
D
D
O
Question 11 Explanation: 
O
Question 12
Kate Middleton is romantically involved with which of these people?
A
Prince William
B
Prince Harry
C
David Bowie
D
Robbie Williams
Question 12 Explanation: 
Prince William
Question 13
The upper end of Stratosphere is called as..........
A
Stratoend
B
Stratose
C
Statopause
D
Stratostop
Question 13 Explanation: 
Stratopause:The upper boundary of the stratosphere is known as the stratopause
Question 14
Which British TV comedy series of the 1970s and early 1980s (74 episodes) was co-created and co-written by and co-starred Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie?
A
Only Fools and Horses
B
Absolutely Fabulous
C
The Goodies
D
The Good Life
Question 14 Explanation: 
The Goodies
Question 15
..........is the money which can only be borrowed at a high rate of interest
A
Token Money
B
Dear Money
C
Commodity Money
D
Standard Money
Question 15 Explanation: 
Dear Money:Dear Money is when it is expensive to borrow money because of high real interest rates. For example, if bank rates are 10% and inflation is 6%. The effective real interest rate is 4% which is quite high.
Question 16
Which of these is a genus of sauropod dinosaur, fossils first discovered in 1877 by S. W. Williston, that lived in western North America at the end of the Jurassic Period?
A
Apatosaurus
B
Stegosaurus
C
Triceratops
D
Diplodocus
Question 16 Explanation: 
Diplodocus
There are 16 questions to complete.

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