General knowledge quiz 1677

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is apiphobia the fear of?
A
Bunions
B
Birds
C
Bears
D
Bees
Question 1 Explanation: 
Bees
Question 2
What Italian word describes a group of fans, that is commonly used to refer to the supporters of Scuderia Ferrari in Formula One?
A
Tifosi
B
Ferrati
C
Skinheads
D
Terrazzo
Question 2 Explanation: 
Tifosi
Question 3
Photo-oxidation is
A
photorespiration
B
photolysis
C
light and oxygen induced breakdown
D
All of the above
Question 4
The Hong Kong Sevens, a competition for seven-a-side rugby, has been held at what venue since 1994?
A
John F Kennedy Stadium
B
Wembley Stadium
C
Hong Kong Stadium
D
Lords
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hong Kong Stadium
Question 5
The song "Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend" is from which musical?
A
Damn Yankees
B
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
C
L'il Abner
D
Oklahoma!
Question 5 Explanation: 
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Question 6
Red Shirt movement is associated with the year
A
1930
B
1942
C
1935
D
1927
Question 6 Explanation: 
1930:Red Shirt movement, by name of Khudai Khitmatgar (Persian:''Servants of God''), in support of the Indian National Congress, an action started by Abdul Ghaffar Khan of the North-West Frontier Province of India in 1930.
Question 7
The largest and the oldest museum of India is located in the state/union territory of
A
New Delhi
B
West Bengal
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 8
Which of these is a puzzle frequently found in magazines and newspapers?
A
Madclause
B
Angryphrase
C
Crossword
D
Wildsentence
Question 8 Explanation: 
Crossword
Question 9
When did Margaret Thatcher became the first women Prime Minister of Britain?
A
1998
B
1989
C
1979
D
1800
Question 10
Who was crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey on Christmas Day, 1066?
A
William II
B
Harold Godwinson
C
Edgar the Atheling
D
William I
Question 10 Explanation: 
William I
Question 11
MSF is the rate at which the banks are able to borrow overnight funds from RBI against the approved government securities. In MSF, S Stands for..........
A
Secure
B
Standard
C
Structured
D
Standing
Question 11 Explanation: 
MSF-Marginal Standing Facility
Question 12
..........is a numerical expression based on a level analysis of a person's credit files, to represent the creditworthiness of the person.
A
Credit Score
B
Credit Report
C
Credit File
D
Credit Bureaus
Question 12 Explanation: 
Credit Score is a numerical expression based on a level analysis of a person's credit files, to represent the creditworthiness of the person.
Question 13
if someone is said to "have green fingers", we expect them to be successful as what?
A
Magician
B
Embalmer
C
Painter
D
Gardener
Question 13 Explanation: 
Gardener
Question 14
What is the effect of the submerged shoal, the Barra del Indio, in the Rio de la Plata west of Samborombon Bay?
A
Divides the river into inner freshwater and outer brackish areas
B
Provides a safe breeding site for a species of river dolphin
C
Makes the widest, fastest white water area in the world
D
Provides a base for a river community to build its houses
Question 14 Explanation: 
Divides the river into inner freshwater and outer brackish areas
Question 15
What is the name of the whirlpool system between two islands of the Lofoten Group north west of Norway?
A
Typhoon
B
Maelstrom
C
Valkyrie
D
Skaanen
Question 15 Explanation: 
Maelstrom
Question 16
Bertrand Russell, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Immanuel Kant and Socrates are most usually described as what?
A
Swimmers
B
Fishmongers
C
Philosophers
D
Playwrights
Question 16 Explanation: 
Philosophers
There are 16 questions to complete.

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