General knowledge quiz 1674

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
..........is the official document of India
A
Yellow book
B
Red Book
C
Green Paper
D
White Paper
Question 1 Explanation: 
White Paper:On the basis of this white paper, the Government of India Bill was framed
Question 2
The journalist who refused to accept 'Padma Bhushan' was?
A
Shekaran Nair
B
Khushwant Singh
C
Ratan Thiyam
D
Arun Shourie
Question 2 Explanation: 
Khushwant Singh (Journalist):Returned his Padma Bhushan in protest against Operation Blue Star (1984); awarded Padma Vibhushan in 2007.
Question 3
At the 1896 Olympics, winners received a silver medal and second place received a bronze medal. In 1900, most winners received cups or trophies instead of medals. What present tradition was introduced at the 1904 Games?
A
Awarding gold, silver & bronze medals for the first three places
B
Awarding no tangible reward at all
C
Awarding certificates to every finisher
D
Awarding the winner only with a bronze medal
Question 3 Explanation: 
Awarding gold, silver & bronze medals for the first three places
Question 4
In 2005, who became the youngest Formula One Champion Racing Driver at the age of 24?
A
Lewis Hamilton
B
Fernando Alonso
C
Kimi Raikkonen
D
Jacques Villeneuve
Question 4 Explanation: 
Fernando Alonso
Question 5
A 2002 romantic comedy film written by and starring Nia Vardalos and directed by Joel Zwick is "My Big Fat Greek..." what?
A
Wedding
B
Christening
C
Baptism
D
Funeral
Question 5 Explanation: 
Wedding
Question 6
At the 1980 Olympics at Moscow, which Cuban was the first to win three Olympic gold medals in Heavyweight boxing?
A
Teofilo Stevenson
B
Felix Savon
C
Daniel Bekker
D
Henry Tillman
Question 6 Explanation: 
Teofilo Stevenson
Question 7
CICs having asset size of..........are exempted from registration and regulation from the RBI
A
Below Rs 100 crore
B
Above Rs 100 crore
C
Below Rs 50 crore
D
Above Rs 50 crore
Question 7 Explanation: 
CICs having asset size of below Rs 100 crore are not regulated by RBI. except if they wish to make overseas investments in the financial sector.
Question 8
Which 1942 film starring Tim Holt, Joseph Cotton, Ray Collins, Agnes Moorehead, Dolores Costello and Richard Bennett was adapted by Orson Welles from a novel by Booth Tarkington?
A
The Lady From Shanghai
B
Citizen Kane
C
The Stranger
D
The Magnificent Ambersons
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Magnificent Ambersons
Question 9
Rabindranath Tagore's 'Jana Gana Mana' has been adopted as India's National Anthem. How many stanzas of the said song were adopted?
A
Only the first stanza
B
The whole song
C
Third and Fourth stanza
D
First and Second stanza
Question 10
The Preamble has been amended..........so far by 42nd Constitutional Amendment act
A
5 times
B
3 times
C
2 times
D
Only once
Question 10 Explanation: 
Only once:The Preamble has been amended Only once so far by 42nd Constitutional Amendment act
Question 11
Name the India's nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) who was re-elected to the last seat of the world court?
A
Hema Chandral
B
Dalveer Bhandari
C
Devandar Singh
D
Vinay Arora
Question 11 Explanation: 
India's nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the last seat of the world court. India's Dalveer Bhandari, has been re-elected to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), winning the last seat, for which elections were held, after Britain pulled out its candidate Christopher Greenwood before the 12th round of voting. For 11 rounds, the two were locked in a stalemate with Justice Bhandari getting majority support in the United Nations General Assembly and Justice Greenwood in the UN Security Council.
Question 12
What is the largest moon of Pluto?
A
Mickey
B
Charon
C
Titan
D
Galadriel
Question 12 Explanation: 
Charon
Question 13
What is the maturity period for senior citizen savings scheme?
A
3 years
B
5 years
C
2 years
D
4 years
Question 13 Explanation: 
There shall be only one deposit in the account in multiple of INR.1000/-maximum not exceeding INR 15 lakh in senior citizen savings scheme. Maturity period is 5 years.
Question 14
What is the capital of Dadra and Nagar Haveli?
A
Daman
B
Silvassa
C
Dispur
D
Shilling
Question 15
Which of these is a type of dog?
A
Puddle
B
Poodle
C
Middle
D
Noodle
Question 15 Explanation: 
Poodle
Question 16
Which Olympics were the ones where the IOC first operated drug use controls?
A
2004
B
1900
C
1968
D
1972
Question 16 Explanation: 
1968
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