General knowledge quiz 1596

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name for an enthusiast for the TV series "Star Trek"?
A
Roddenberryist
B
Kirkie
C
Starfan
D
Trekkie
Question 1 Explanation: 
Trekkie
Question 2
2016 Kabbadi world cup held in which stadium of India?
A
Hydearbad
B
Kochi
C
Ahmedabad
D
Panaji
Question 2 Explanation: 
Ahmedabad:The tournament was hosted at The Arena (currently known as The Arena by Trans Stadia) in Ahmedabad
Question 3
Who plays Dalton Russell, who tells why he is in a cell, in the 2006 film "Inside Man"?
A
Clive Owen
B
Tom Hanks
C
Brad Pitt
D
Tom Cruise
Question 3 Explanation: 
Clive Owen
Question 4
Where would you expect to find "dudeln"?
A
Swimming in a lake
B
Growing in a garden
C
Hanging in a clothes shop
D
Heard in a bar or similar enclosed space
Question 4 Explanation: 
Heard in a bar or similar enclosed space
Question 5
Which mythological lumberjack, usually believed to be a giant, was first documented in the work of US journalist James MacGillivray in 1910?
A
Paul Bunyan
B
Yankee Doodle
C
John Brown
D
Johnny Appleseed
Question 5 Explanation: 
Paul Bunyan
Question 6
What term is used to describe Western European architectural style for the period from the late 10th to the 12th century which was identifiably Medieval and prefigured the Gothic, yet maintained the rounded Roman arch?
A
Pre-roman
B
Romanesque
C
Rococo
D
Doric
Question 6 Explanation: 
Romanesque
Question 7
On 3 July 1844, which bird became extinct when the last two were killed by hunters?
A
Dodo
B
Colombian Grebe
C
Liverpool Pigeon
D
Great Auk
Question 7 Explanation: 
Great Auk
Question 8
Which French revolutionary, who was instrumental in the death of the King and the establishment of the Republic, was guillotined in 1794?
A
de Gaulle
B
Robespierre
C
de Maupassant
D
Cardinal Richelieu
Question 8 Explanation: 
Robespierre
Question 9
Which is the largest district in India by territorial Area?
A
Jodhpur
B
Kachchh
C
Jaisalmer
D
Leh
Question 9 Explanation: 
Kachchh is the biggest Indian district in terms of area.It is located in Gujarat state.
Question 10
What war, begun in 1740 when Austrian Emperor Charles VI died and his daughter Maria Theresa came to the throne, involved attacks by Prussia, Bavaria, France, Spain, Sardinia and Saxony, and ended in 1748?
A
The Crimean War
B
The Second World War
C
The War of the Austrian Succession
D
The Boer War
Question 10 Explanation: 
The War of the Austrian Succession
Question 11
Eyes, studs and dots are alternative names for what?
A
Carpenter's tools
B
Sea shells
C
Clothes fastenings
D
Road markings
Question 11 Explanation: 
Road markings
Question 12
Time period that is considered from the inception of the credit, investment or negotiable instrument and ends upon the maturity or expiry of the instrument is referred as..........
A
Amortisation Period
B
Amortising Swap
C
Asset Backed Security
D
Attrition Analysis
Question 12 Explanation: 
The amortisation period on a mortgage is the total length of time it will take you to pay off your mortgage.
Question 13
George Harrison said that he was inspired to write "My Sweet Lord" after hearing the Edwin Hawkins Singers' "Oh Happy Day" but it was decided by a US federal court (in "Bright Tunes Music v. Harrisongs Music") that he had unintentionally copied which hit record by The Chiffons?
A
One Fine Day
B
He's So Fine
C
My Guy
D
Da Doo Ron Ron
Question 13 Explanation: 
He's So Fine
Question 14
Which of the following Bank is acquired by IOB?
A
Laxmi Commercial Bank
B
Bank of Rajasthan
C
Bank of Tamilnadu
D
Times Bank
Question 15
By what name is Italian sculptor and painter Donato di Niccolo di Betto Bardi better known?
A
Tintoretto
B
Donatello
C
Vaporetto
D
Michelangelo
Question 15 Explanation: 
Donatello
Question 16
..........is maintained by an Indian bank in the foreign countries
A
VOSTRO Account
B
LORO Account
C
NOSTRO Account
D
Bond
Question 16 Explanation: 
NOSTRO Account:Nostro accounts are generally held in a foreign country (with a foreign bank), by a domestic bank (from our perspective, our bank). It obviates that account is maintained in that foreign currency
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