General knowledge quiz 181

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Where was the first StandUp and Paddleboard World Championship organised by the International Surfing Association (ISA) held?
A
Lima, Peru
B
Vorupor & Copenhagen, Denmark
C
Bavaria, Germany
D
Lake Nicaragua, Nicaragua
Question 1 Explanation: 
Lima, Peru
Question 2
The first women to climb Mt. Everest was
A
Junko Taibei
B
Karoline Mikkelson
C
Valentina Tereshkova
D
None of the above
Question 3
Which vehicle maker has marketed models called Diamante, L300, Chariot and Delica?
A
Mitsubishi
B
Nissan
C
Honda
D
Dodge
Question 3 Explanation: 
Mitsubishi
Question 4
Pitch is the playing area of..........
A
Boxing
B
Skating
C
Tennis
D
Football
Question 4 Explanation: 
Football:A football pitch (also known as a football field or soccer field) is the playing surface for the game of association football.
Question 5
What was the political background on the day when Ike and Tina Turner and John Lee Hooker were inducted into the USA's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
A
The UN Security Council voted unanimously to condemn Israel's treatment of the Palestinians
B
USA announced it was starting Operation Desert Storm, the Gulf War
C
Nelson Mandela and Mangosuthu Buthelezi agree to end violence between their political parties
D
Soviet forces attacked Vilnius in an attempt to stop Lithuanian independence
Question 5 Explanation: 
USA announced it was starting Operation Desert Storm, the Gulf War
Question 6
Gamekeeping is the occupation of the title character in which of these?
A
Cross of Iron
B
The French Lieutenant's Woman
C
The Man in the Iron Mask
D
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Question 6 Explanation: 
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Question 7
Which of the following is capital of Romania?
A
Dakar
B
Doha
C
Lisbon
D
Bucharest
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bucharest:Romania-Buchrest(Capital) and Romanian leu(Currency)
Question 8
Who reigned as Pope of the Catholic Church and Sovereign of Vatican City from 26 August 1978 until his death 33 days later, the shortest reign in papal history since 1605?
A
John XXIII
B
John Paul II
C
John Paul I
D
Paul VI
Question 8 Explanation: 
John Paul I
Question 9
Where were the Devil's Dykes situated?
A
Stretching from the foot of Devils Tower, Wyoming, USA
B
Between Hungary, Serbia and Romania
C
By the Devils Churn, Oregon, USA
D
North of Rome, Italy
Question 9 Explanation: 
Between Hungary, Serbia and Romania
Question 10
India 2020-A Vision for the New Millennium is penned by..........
A
Amrita Pritam
B
Mulk Raj Anand
C
APJ. Abdul Kalam
D
VD Savarkar
Question 10 Explanation: 
APJ. Abdul Kalam:India 2020:A Vision for the New Millennium is a book, written by late former President of India A P J Abdul Kalam, before his tenure as the President, and Mr. Yagnaswami Sundara Rajan.
Question 11
World Theater day is observed on..........
A
March 23
B
March 18
C
March 24
D
March 27
Question 11 Explanation: 
27-Mar
Question 12
Which of the following introduced Paperless SIP(systematic investment plans)?
A
Bombay Stock Exchange
B
National Stock Exchange
C
Reserve Bank of India
D
Life Insurance Corporation.
Question 12 Explanation: 
Bombay Stock Exchange:Leading stock exchange BSE is introducing Paperless SIP(systematic investment plans) that would allow mutual fund investors to make transactions through various modes of payments
Question 13
Which western country was the first to extend the right to vote in national elections to women?
A
Switzerland
B
Australia
C
USA
D
New Zealand
Question 13 Explanation: 
New Zealand
Question 14
A Micro or Small Enterprise may be said to have become Sick, if Any of the borrowal account of the enterprise remains NPA for..........months or more.
A
3
B
5
C
4
D
2
Question 14 Explanation: 
A Micro or Small Enterprise may be said to have become Sick, if Any of the borrowal account of the enterprise remains NPA for 3 months or more.
Question 15
Who or what is the Medusa, whose glance was said to turn anyone who met it to stone?
A
Titan
B
Gorgon
C
Cyclops
D
A god
Question 15 Explanation: 
Gorgon
Question 16
Which of these was a French writer who is known especially for his first published novel, "Madame Bovary" (1857), and for his scrupulous devotion to his art and style?
A
Gerard Depardieu
B
Charles de Gaulle
C
Gustave Flaubert
D
Edgar Degas
Question 16 Explanation: 
Gustave Flaubert
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