General knowledge quiz 1705

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which is act as the central nodal authority for Bharat Bill Payment System(BBPS)?
A
RBI
B
NPCI
C
GOI
D
SBI
Question 1 Explanation: 
NPCI:National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) would act as the central nodal authority for Bharat Bill Payment System overlooking all complaints as well as audit of payment procedures.
Question 2
What river rises in the Black Forest and travels 1, 775 miles to empty into the Black Sea?
A
Danube
B
Volga
C
Rhine
D
Seine
Question 2 Explanation: 
Danube
Question 3
Where are the adenoids?
A
Lungs
B
Throat
C
Feet
D
Stomach
Question 3 Explanation: 
Throat
Question 4
What is the standard measure used in the oil production industry?
A
Barrel
B
Litre
C
Gill
D
Tank
Question 4 Explanation: 
Barrel
Question 5
The International football palyer Alvaro Dominguez Soto announced his retirement on December 7, 2016. He belongs to which country?
A
Britain
B
Russia
C
France
D
Spain
Question 5 Explanation: 
Former Spain international footballer Alvaro Dominguez Soto announced his retirement due to health problems on December 7, 2016. 27 year old Dominguez has started his career in 2007. He played mainly a central defender but also as a left back.
Question 6
Who wrote the books "Blott on the Landscape" and "Porterhouse Blue"?
A
Clive Cussler
B
Tom Sharpe
C
Wilbur Smith
D
John LeCarre
Question 6 Explanation: 
Tom Sharpe
Question 7
Which of the following is a parts of the endocrine system?
A
Reproductive glands
B
Hypothalamus
C
Adrenal glands
D
All of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
All of these:The endocrine system is the collection of glands that produce hormones that regulate metabolism, growth and development, tissue function, sexual function, reproduction, sleep, and mood, among other things. The major glands that make up the human endocrine system include the Hypothalamus, Pituitary gland, Thyroid, parathyroids, Adrenal glands, Pineal body, Reproductive glands, pancreas.
Question 8
Which Russian composer wrote the ballets "The Firebird", "Petrouchka" and "the Rite of Spring"?
A
Igor Stravinsky
B
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
C
Modest Mussorgsky
D
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Question 8 Explanation: 
Igor Stravinsky
Question 9
Which of these painting media consists of pigment suspended in water?
A
Egg tempera
B
Oils
C
Gouache
D
Acrylic
Question 9 Explanation: 
Gouache
Question 10
The Powerpuff Girls in the USA animated television series are sisters Blossom, Bubbles, and who else?
A
Baby
B
Buttercup
C
Bunny
D
Butterfly
Question 10 Explanation: 
Buttercup
Question 11
Who was Perkin Warbeck?
A
A pretender to the English throne during the reign of King Henry VII
B
The leader of the Tolpuddle Martyrs
C
A playwright during the reign of Elizabeth I
D
The first drummer for The Beatles
Question 11 Explanation: 
A pretender to the English throne during the reign of King Henry VII
Question 12
Which island is governed in the western half by Indonesia and is independent in the eastern half?
A
New Zealand
B
Australia
C
Madagascar
D
New Guinea
Question 12 Explanation: 
New Guinea
Question 13
Which of these songs is from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess?
A
People Will Say We're in Love
B
Summertime
C
I Got Rhythm
D
Shall We Dance
Question 13 Explanation: 
Summertime
Question 14
What name was used for two forests in J. R. R. Tolkien's "Hobbit"/ "Lord of the Rings" saga, the first under Morgoth's control, and the second under the influence of Sauron?
A
Collingwood
B
Sherwood
C
Mirkwood
D
Forest of Dean
Question 14 Explanation: 
Mirkwood
Question 15
22nd Asian Athletics Championship 2017 held in which stadium?
A
Biju Patnaik Indoor Stadium
B
Satyabrata Stadium
C
Veer Surendra Sai Stadium
D
Kalinga Stadium
Question 15 Explanation: 
Kalinga Stadium:The 2017 Asian Athletics Championships was the 22nd edition of the Asian Athletics Championships. It was held from 6 to 9 July 2017 at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar.
Question 16
When and where was the Batavian Republic?
A
Dutch East Indies 1619-1942 AD
B
The Netherlands 1795-1806 AD
C
Germany 18-70 AD
D
Flanders 1801-06 AD
Question 16 Explanation: 
The Netherlands 1795-1806 AD
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