General knowledge quiz 1719

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Currency of Angola is..........
A
Luanda
B
Kwanza
C
Dinar
D
Euro
Question 1 Explanation: 
Kwanza:Angola-Luanda (Capital) and Kwanza (Currency)
Question 2
Who is the individual responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of the interior of a residence?
A
Butler
B
Housekeeper
C
Cook
D
Scullery maid
Question 2 Explanation: 
Housekeeper
Question 3
Which 19th century French novelist wrote "Le Comte de Monte Cristo", "La Reine Margot" and "La Tulipe Noire"?
A
Alexandre Dumas
B
Victor Hugo
C
Moliere
D
Francois Rabelais
Question 3 Explanation: 
Alexandre Dumas
Question 4
City of pearls is nickname of..........
A
Punjab
B
Jaipur
C
Kashmir
D
Hyderabad
Question 4 Explanation: 
Hyderabad:Hyderabad historically known as a pearl and diamond trading centre, and it continues to be known as the City of Pearls
Question 5
Helen of Troy was abducted from where?
A
Troy
B
Sparta
C
Cairo
D
Jerusalem
Question 5 Explanation: 
Sparta
Question 6
What can be debrided?
A
A rough surface
B
A horse
C
Someone on their wedding day
D
A wound
Question 6 Explanation: 
A wound
Question 7
Continuous Linked Settlement (CLS) Bank offers settlement in..........currencies
A
16
B
17
C
24
D
18
Question 8
In Herman Melville "Moby Dick", what was the name of Captain Ahab's ship?
A
Jolly Roger
B
Hispaniola
C
Covenant
D
The Pequod
Question 8 Explanation: 
The Pequod
Question 9
CP can be issued for maturities between a minimum of..........days and a maximum of up to..........from the date of issue.
A
8 days and 2 years
B
7 days and 1 year
C
6 days and 2 years
D
5 days and 1 year
Question 9 Explanation: 
CP can be issued for maturities between a minimum of 7 days and a maximum of up to one year from the date of issue.
Question 10
Which country, between 1964 and 1973, became the most bombed country in the world?
A
Laos
B
Japan
C
Germany
D
Korea
Question 10 Explanation: 
Laos
Question 11
A 1974 film starring Susan George and Peter Fonda was "Dirty Mary, Crazy... " who?
A
Harry
B
Barry
C
Larry
D
Gary
Question 11 Explanation: 
Larry
Question 12
The Catatumbo River flows along part of the boundary between which two countries?
A
Colombia and Venezuela
B
Colombia and Panama
C
Colombia and Ecuador
D
Colombia and Peru
Question 12 Explanation: 
Colombia and Venezuela
Question 13
At the 1972 Olympic Games at Munich, who won back to back gold medals in the 5, 000 metres and 10, 000 metres, defeating American distance runner Steve Prefontaine in the former?
A
Emil Zatopek
B
Paavo Nurmi
C
Peter Snell
D
Lasse Viren
Question 13 Explanation: 
Lasse Viren
Question 14
In which district of Puducherry, the Union Minister for External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj inaugurated the first Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK)?
A
Mahe
B
Karaikal
C
Yanam
D
Villianur
Question 14 Explanation: 
Union Minister for External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj inaugurated Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) at Karaikal in the Union Territory (UT) of Puducherry. This POPSK is expected to benefit people of Karaikal, as now they can avail passport related services without having to travel to Puducherry. POPSK is a joint initiative by the Ministry of External Affairs (India) (MEA) and the Department of Posts (DoP), where the Head Post Offices (HPO) and post offices across India will be utilized as Post Office Passport Seva Kendra for delivering passport related services to the citizens. Objective of this initiative is to ensure wider coverage of passport related services.
Question 15
A filibuster is typically found where?
A
A decision-making body
B
A hospital
C
A society party
D
A horse race
Question 15 Explanation: 
A decision-making body
Question 16
What is a young swan called?
A
Duckling
B
Gosling
C
Cygnet
D
Chicken
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cygnet
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