General knowledge quiz 18

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Vijayalakshmi Pandit was
A
the first women minister of an Indian state (UP)
B
the first women to become president of the UN General Assembly
C
the first Indian women Ambassador to Moscow
D
All of the above
Question 2
Leonardo di Caprio played multi-millionaire Howard Hughes in which film?
A
Money, Money, Money
B
The Firm
C
The Aviator
D
Gimme, Gimme, Gimme
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Aviator
Question 3
When the bank has not enough funds in the relevant account or the account holder requests that the cheque is..........then the bank will return the cheque
A
Bounced
B
Honoured
C
Restarted
D
All of these
Question 3 Explanation: 
On the dishonour of a cheque, one can file a suit for recovery of the cheque amount along with the cost & interest under order XXXVII of Code of Civil Procedure 1908 (which is a summary procedure and) can also file a Criminal Complaint u/s 138 of Negotiable Instrument Act for punishment to the signatory of the cheque for haring committed an offence. However, before filing the said complaint a statutory notice is liable to be given to the other party.
Question 4
International Securities Identification Number(ISIN) is a 12 alphanumeric code. What do the first two characters represent?
A
Branch code
B
Country code
C
State code
D
City code
Question 5
Department of Border Management function under which of the following ministries of GOI?
A
Home Ministry
B
External Affairs Ministry
C
Finance Ministry
D
Road Transport Ministry
Question 5 Explanation: 
Home Ministry:The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) or Home Ministry is a ministry of the Government of India. An interior ministry, it is mainly responsible for the maintenance of internal security and domestic policy and also responsible for Department of Border Management function
Question 6
What expression that probably comes from a description of the components of a musket means "everything"?
A
Blood, sweat and tears
B
Bell, book and candle
C
Lock, stock and barrel
D
Hook, line and sinker
Question 6 Explanation: 
Lock, stock and barrel
Question 7
Which of these people is associated with the Information Technology industry?
A
George Stephenson
B
Michael Dell
C
Sarah Palin
D
Cary Grant
Question 7 Explanation: 
Michael Dell
Question 8
Where and when were the first Games held that were eventually to be known as the Commonwealth Games?
A
Glasgow, Scotland, 1898
B
London, England, 1911
C
Hamilton, Canada, 1930
D
Sydney, Australia, 1938
Question 8 Explanation: 
Hamilton, Canada, 1930
Question 9
How many toes does a llama have?
A
10
B
12
C
8
D
16
Question 9 Explanation: 
8
Question 10
The iron and steel industries of which of the following countries are almost fully dependent on imported raw materials?
A
Britain
B
Japan
C
Poland
D
Germany
Question 11
Who led English barons in an attempt to influence Henry III, called a parliament in 1265 and was defeated at the Battle of Evesham?
A
Sir Thomas More
B
Wat Tyler
C
Simon de Montfort
D
Toby Belch
Question 11 Explanation: 
Simon de Montfort
Question 12
The government aims to bring one crore households out of poverty and 50, 000 Gram Panchayats poverty free by which year?
A
2019
B
2022
C
2021
D
2020
Question 12 Explanation: 
The government targets to bring 1 crore households out of poverty and making 50, 000 gram panchayats poverty free by 2019.
Question 13
Which of these has fish as its normal diet?
A
Iguana
B
Pelican
C
Vulture
D
Giraffe
Question 13 Explanation: 
Pelican
Question 14
..........is the lowest airport in the world
A
Schipol International Airport, Amsterdam
B
Lhasa Airport, China
C
Singapore Changi Airport
D
Incheon International Airport
Question 14 Explanation: 
Schipol International Airport, Amsterdam:Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is the main international airport of the Netherlands, located 4.9 nautical miles (9.1 km; 5.6 mi) southwest of Amsterdam, in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer, province of North Holland. It is the fifth busiest airport in Europe in terms of passengers
Question 15
Which of the following is the tallest statue in India?
A
Statue of Mahatma Gandhi
B
Statue of Gomateshwar
C
Lord Basava Statue
D
Hanuman Statue
Question 15 Explanation: 
Statue of Gomateshwar:The proposed height of India's tallest Hanuman statue is 176 feet and is expected to be completed by the year 2015. Most statues of Hindu gods like Hanuman and Shiva, and a few Buddhist statues in India are as high as 100 feet
Question 16
Which band, comprising David Byrne, Chris Frantz, Jerry Harrison and Tina Weymouth, had hit records including "Burning Down the House" and "Psycho Killer"?
A
Wandering Hands
B
Speaking Tongues
C
Running Feet
D
Talking Heads
Question 16 Explanation: 
Talking Heads
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