General knowledge quiz 1556

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the result of the calculation (a + b)(a-b), if a=7 and b = 7?
A
0
B
14
C
21
D
7
Question 2
The first battle of Panipat was held in..........
A
1540
B
1562
C
1526
D
1545
Question 2 Explanation: 
1526:The first battle of Panipat was held in 1526 between Ibrahim Lodhi(Delhi ruler) and Babur(Kabul)
Question 3
Bhangra is a dance popular in..........
A
Punjab
B
Haryana
C
Mizoram
D
Gujarat
Question 3 Explanation: 
Punjab:Bhangra is a type of popular music combining Punjabi folk traditions with Western pop music.
Question 4
Where is the village of Branston, after which the famous pickle is named?
A
Yorkshire
B
Lancashire
C
Staffordshire
D
Norfolk
Question 4 Explanation: 
The village of Branston is in Staffordshire, just south of Burton-on-Trent.
Question 5
..........is the head to transact the business of the Lok Sabha
A
Finance Minister
B
Speaker of the Lok Sabha
C
President
D
Vice President
Question 5 Explanation: 
Speaker of the Lok Sabha:Speaker of the Lok Sabha is the head to transact the business of the Lok Sabha
Question 6
A non banking entity to function as BBPOUs, it should have a net worth of at least Rs...........as per the last audited balance sheet and the same has to be maintained at all times.
A
100 crore
B
50 crore
C
500 crore
D
1000 crore
Question 6 Explanation: 
A non banking entity to function as BBPOUs, it should have a net worth of at least Rs.100 crore as per the last audited balance sheet and the same has to be maintained at all times.
Question 7
How many members in one self-help group (SHG)?
A
15-20
B
10-15
C
10-20
D
14-18
Question 7 Explanation: 
10-20:A self-help group (SHG) is a village-based financial intermediary committee usually composed of 10-20 local women or men.
Question 8
Which of these forms the boundary between Colombia and Venezuela?
A
Orinoco River
B
Atlas Mountains
C
The Nile
D
The Appalachians
Question 8 Explanation: 
Orinoco River
Question 9
Which of these is a common bird which breeds throughout northern and temperate Europe?
A
Yellowcap
B
Whitecap
C
Redcap
D
Blackcap
Question 9 Explanation: 
Blackcap
Question 10
In golf, what is the term for "one stroke over par"?
A
Birdie
B
Albatross
C
Bogey
D
Eagle
Question 10 Explanation: 
Bogey
Question 11
Which of the musical instruments used by the Aryans?
A
The Drum
B
The Lute
C
The cymbal
D
All the above
Question 11 Explanation: 
All the above:The musical instruments used by the Aryans was drum, lute and cymbal.
Question 12
Which of the following pairs is incorrect?
A
Kutch Bustard Sanctuary-Gujarat
B
Khaparwas Wildlife Sanctuary-Rajasthan
C
Bankapura Peacock Sanctuary-Karnataka
D
Pakshipathalam Bird Sanctuary-Kerala
Question 12 Explanation: 
Khaparwas Wildlife Sanctuary-Rajasthan; it is located in Haryana
Question 13
The single rule of sudoku is what?
A
To put a number in every box
B
To put the central square in checkmate
C
Each column, row and square must contain one each of the numbers 1 to 9
D
All the diagonals must add up to 45
Question 13 Explanation: 
Each column, row and square must contain one each of the numbers 1 to 9
Question 14
Hudson Bay is a large inland sea in which country?
A
Canada
B
Austria
C
Brazil
D
India
Question 14 Explanation: 
Canada
Question 15
Which city about 200 km west of Madrid that has a university founded in 1218 (the oldest university in Spain and the 5th oldest western university) was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988?
A
Valencia
B
Barcelona
C
Toledo
D
Salamanca
Question 15 Explanation: 
Salamanca
Question 16
How is the shoe held on a racehorse's foot?
A
Bootees
B
Staples
C
Nails
D
Glue
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nails
There are 16 questions to complete.

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