General knowledge quiz 1539

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these is the Benedictine monk who made important contributions to the production and quality of Champagne wine and is (incorrectly, apparently) commonly credited with having invented it?
A
Fra Chandon
B
Dom Perignon
C
Moet of Lyons
D
Charles de Saint-evremond
Question 1 Explanation: 
Dom Perignon
Question 2
Who proposed the first budget of Republic India in 1950?
A
CD Deshmukh
B
Moraji Desai
C
John Mathai
D
TT Krishnamachari
Question 2 Explanation: 
The budget was first introduced in India on 7 April, 1860 by the East-India Company. The first Budget of the Republic of India was presented by John Mathai on February 28, 1950
Question 3
What was Shoemaker-Levy 9, that crashed into Jupiter in 1994?
A
Unmanned module carrying scientific instruments
B
Meteor
C
Comet
D
Satellite
Question 3 Explanation: 
Comet
Question 4
Which expression is an example of periphrasis?
A
We are going
B
More happy
C
The pen of my aunt
D
All of them
Question 4 Explanation: 
All of them
Question 5
Oaths and Affirmations, Forms of Oath and Affirmations of members of Legislatures, Ministers and Judges is related to which schedule?
A
Second Schedule
B
Fifth Schedule
C
Third Schedule 4 Tenth Schedule
D
None of these
Question 5 Explanation: 
Third Schedule:Third Schedule is related to Oaths and Affirmations, Forms of Oath and Affirmations of members of Legislatures, Ministers and Judges-Articles 75(4), 99, 124(6), 148(2), 164(3), 188 and 219
Question 6
Which of these territories did not pass to the control of the USA as part of the Treaty of Paris following the Spanish-American War of 1898?
A
Puerto Rico
B
Guam
C
The Philippines
D
Hawaii
Question 6 Explanation: 
Hawaii
Question 7
MFIN mean
A
Micro Finance Investments Network
B
Maximum Fidelity In Investments
C
Micro Finance Institutions Network
D
Multiple File In Network
Question 7 Explanation: 
Micro Finance Institutions Network:MFIN is the first Self-Regulatory Organisation (SRO) in the financial services sector recognized by the RBI and regulates NBFC-MFIs to ensure responsible lending and client protection
Question 8
Which of these admitted in January 2004 to having had a face lift?
A
Madonna
B
Beyonce
C
Silvio Berlusconi
D
Bill Clinton
Question 8 Explanation: 
Silvio Berlusconi
Question 9
The 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall is observed in..........
A
2014
B
2010
C
2001
D
2016
Question 9 Explanation: 
2014:The Berlin Wall was a barrier that existed from 1961 through 1989, constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany). Fall of the Berlin Wall (1989) is a major event in European History.
Question 10
Rhinitis is inflammation of the mucus membranes of what?
A
Germans
B
Rhinoceroses
C
Nose
D
Throat
Question 10 Explanation: 
Nose
Question 11
The America's Cup trophy was held by America from 1852 until 1983 when the Cup was won by which challenger?
A
Southern Cross of Australia
B
Australia II of Australia
C
Black Magic of New Zealand
D
Dame Pattie of the UK
Question 11 Explanation: 
Australia II of Australia
Question 12
What part of the world has been ruled by Aelle, Ceawlin, Ethelberht, REdwald, Edwin, Oswald, Oswy, Wulfhere, Ethelred, Ethelbald, Offa, Conwulf and Egbert?
A
England
B
Scotland
C
Denmark
D
Greenland
Question 12 Explanation: 
England
Question 13
The book titled India in Transition penned by..........
A
Ghulam Hussain
B
MN Roy
C
MK Gandhi
D
PC Rai
Question 13 Explanation: 
MN Roy:The book titled India in Transition penned by MN Roy
Question 14
Which of these is another name for geranium?
A
Puffinsbeak
B
Eagleshead
C
Cranesbill
D
Sparrowfoot
Question 14 Explanation: 
Cranesbill
Question 15
Who starred in "Beaches", "Down and Out in Beverly Hills", "Outrageous Fortune" and "The First Wives Club"?
A
Diane Keaton
B
Bette Midler
C
Goldie Hawn
D
Julia Roberts
Question 15 Explanation: 
Bette Midler
Question 16
Well Irrigation is common in alluvial plains of the country except which state?
A
Rajasthan
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Gujarat
D
Haryana
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rajasthan:Well Irrigation is common in alluvial plains of the country except the deserts of Rajasthan. Plains of UP, Bihar, Gujarat, Karnataka & Tamil Nadu are the states which are more prominently under the well irrigation.
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