General knowledge quiz 157

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What was one avenue the Greek organisers of the 1896 Olympics used to fund the costs and finish or build the last of the venues?
A
Mock medals
B
Commemorative stamps
C
Autobiographies of the organisers
D
Commemorative strain of wheat
Question 1 Explanation: 
Commemorative stamps
Question 2
The letters "G I", when applied to dietary matters, stand for what?
A
Glucose Intolerant
B
Glycemic Index
C
Genetically Imbalanced
D
Grossly ignorant
Question 2 Explanation: 
Glycemic Index
Question 3
Which digital payment platform recently launched 'Inbox', a messaging service that will allow consumers to chat with friends and family and send and request money at the same time?
A
Juspay
B
Freecharge
C
Airtel Money
D
Paytm
Question 3 Explanation: 
Digital payment platform Paytm launched 'Inbox', a messaging service that will allow consumers to chat with friends and family and send and request money at the same time. Paytm's 'Inbox' is an end-to-end encrypted platform, through which users can users can initiate private conversations and create group chats. Users can even send photos and videos instantly, share live location. It also has a built-in camera which will enable to capture and share moments.
Question 4
Which of these countries was claimed to Portugal, Spain, Brazil and Argentina before becoming independent in 1828 and a republic in 1830?
A
Uruguay
B
Venezuela
C
Colombia
D
Ecuador
Question 4 Explanation: 
Uruguay
Question 5
Multipurpose river valley projects is referred as ' Temples of Modern India' by..........
A
Mahathma Gandhi
B
Jawahralal Nehru
C
Rajiv Gandhi
D
Ambedkar
Question 5 Explanation: 
Jawahralal Nehru:Multi-purpose river valley projects are the ''New temples of modern India''. The above statement is made by Jawahralal Nehru
Question 6
Which of the following awards was conferred on Mrs. Kiran Bedi?
A
Golden Globe
B
Rani Lakshmi
C
Magsaysay
D
Saraswati
Question 7
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is located in
A
Pune
B
Chennai
C
Mumbai
D
New Delhi
Question 7 Explanation: 
New Delhi:The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous body responsible for co-ordinating agricultural education and research in India.
Question 8
What caused the ancient Egyptian temples of Dakka, Maharraqa, Wadi es-Sebua, Amada, and Derr to be dismantled in the 1960s and rebuilt elsewhere?
A
Underground mining operations
B
The building of the Aswan Dam
C
They were bought and moved to the USA
D
Sand dunes were covering them
Question 8 Explanation: 
The building of the Aswan Dam
Question 9
The periodic rise and fall of the sea level on the earth, gives rise to tides. This is related to
A
the position of the moon with reference to the earth and the gravitational pull exerted mainly by the moon and partly by the sun
B
infrared rays from the sun
C
ultraviolet rays from the sun
D
None of the above
Question 10
Which organ of the body never rest?
A
Lungs
B
Liver
C
Brain
D
Heart
Question 10 Explanation: 
Heart:The body never rest is Heart. The heart is a muscular organ in humans and other animals, which pumps blood through the blood vessels of the circulatory system
Question 11
June 20 observed as..........
A
World Environment Day
B
World Blood Donor Day
C
World Refugee Day
D
World Humanist Day
Question 12
The scientific name of Cat is..........
A
Felis Domestica
B
Rana Tigrina
C
Canis Familaris
D
Picum Indicus
Question 12 Explanation: 
Felis Domestica:The domestic cat or the feral cat is a small, typically furry, carnivorous mammal. The scientific name of Cat is Felis Domestica
Question 13
Frank Dekum, a 19th-century banker in Portland, Oregon, contributed money to import what to Oregon?
A
German farm machinery
B
German song birds
C
Tyrolean plant life
D
London Bridge
Question 13 Explanation: 
German song birds
Question 14
Which of the bank in India with largest number of branches?
A
Canara Bank
B
BOI
C
RBI
D
SBI
Question 14 Explanation: 
SBI:State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, has the highest number of branches running from rented facilities among public sector banks-16, 333 branches.
Question 15
Which description best fits an enzyme?
A
Antibiotic
B
Metabolic process
C
Macromolecular biological catalyst
D
Protein
Question 15 Explanation: 
Macromolecular biological catalyst
Question 16
In "The Terminator", a 1984 film directed and co-written by James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger had the famous line:"I'll be... " what?
A
In the bar
B
In the attic
C
Home for dinner
D
Back
Question 16 Explanation: 
Back
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