General knowledge quiz 170

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of the following has awarded SIDBI with ''Outstanding Development Project Award'' for setting up SMERA?
A
Standard & Poor
B
IBRD
C
ADB
D
ADFIAP
Question 1 Explanation: 
The Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP) has awarded SIDBI with ''Outstanding Development Project Award'' for setting up SMERA in 2007.
Question 2
Which film starring Reese Witherspoon had the same title as a hit by Lynyrd Skynyrd?
A
I'm Not There
B
Every Day Is A Winding Road
C
Sweet Home Alabama
D
Big
Question 2 Explanation: 
Sweet Home Alabama
Question 3
World Heritage day is observed on
A
January 7
B
June 15
C
May 8
D
April 18
Question 3 Explanation: 
18-Apr
Question 4
Which of these happened to the half brother of USA President Barack Obama in January 2009?
A
He was made Governor of Illinois
B
He was assassinated
C
He was arrested for possession of marijuana
D
He married a Canadian woman, of Irish descent
Question 4 Explanation: 
He was arrested for possession of marijuana
Question 5
..........is a type of asset-backed security collateralised by a pool of mortgages.
A
CRR
B
SLR
C
MBS
D
MCLR
Question 5 Explanation: 
Mortgage-backed security (MBS) is a type of asset-backed security collateralised by a pool of mortgages
Question 6
Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) established on..........
A
1 Oct 2015
B
1 Oct 2016
C
1 Mar 2015
D
1 Mar 2016
Question 7
Who was the first British monarch to be named "Empress of India"?
A
Elizabeth I
B
Elizabeth II
C
Anne
D
Victoria
Question 7 Explanation: 
Victoria
Question 8
..........is also known as Baryta water
A
Barium Sulphate
B
Barium Nitroxide
C
Barium Oxide
D
Barium Hydroxide
Question 8 Explanation: 
Barium Hydroxide:Barium hydroxide are chemical compounds with the chemical formula Ba(OH)2(H2O)x. The monohydrate (x =1) is known as baryta, or baryta-water
Question 9
What system of musical notation, originating in the 16th century, shows the fingering of notes on a fretted fingerboard?
A
Hieroglyphics
B
Fretwork
C
Cuneiform
D
Tablature
Question 9 Explanation: 
Tablature
Question 10
The Largest Mine Kimberely found in which country?
A
North America
B
South Africa
C
China
D
Russia
Question 10 Explanation: 
South Africa:The Big Hole, Open Mine, Kimberley Mine or Tim Kuilmine is an open-pit and underground mine in Kimberley, South Africa, and claimed to be the largest hole excavated by hand, although this claim is disputed.
Question 11
When World Alzheimer's Day is observed?
A
September 18
B
October 26
C
August 13
D
March 7
Question 11 Explanation: 
September18:World Alzheimer's Day, September 21st of each year, is a day on which Alzheimer's organizations around the world concentrate their efforts on raising awareness about Alzheimer's and dementia.
Question 12
Whose play about the Salem witch trials in the 17th century drew parallels to McCarthyism in the 1950s?
A
Edward Albee
B
Tennessee Williams
C
Arthur Miller
D
Sam Shepard
Question 12 Explanation: 
Arthur Miller
Question 13
India signed Bilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APA) with which country to have a smooth taxation system on November 18, 2016?
A
Russia
B
UK
C
USA
D
Japan
Question 13 Explanation: 
India and the UK have signed 3 Bilateral Advance Pricing Agreements (APAs) on November 18, 2016, to have a smooth taxation system between the two and reduce differences arising between the two due to transfer pricing issues.
Question 14
'25 Years Of a life' is the biography of who among the following?
A
Salaman Khan
B
Imran Khan
C
Samar Khan
D
Shah Rukh Khan
Question 14 Explanation: 
Shah Rukh Khan:Shah Rukh Khan launched his biography titled, 'SRK:25 Years Of a life', in New Delhi. The book is authored by Samar Khan.
Question 15
In Greece, what is a dish that is mainly cucumber mixed with garlic and yoghurt called?
A
Tzatziki
B
Moussaka
C
Yuvarlakia
D
Keftethes
Question 15 Explanation: 
Tzatziki
Question 16
Which bank has tied up with Banaras Hindu University to offer its banking courses in the university?
A
Punjab National Bank
B
State bank of India
C
ICICI
D
Axis Bank
Question 16 Explanation: 
The bank along with the Faculty of Commerce at BHU will develop the design and curriculum of courses, besides deciding on e-learning modules, structure and courseware, Axis Bank said in a release.
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