General knowledge quiz 25

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Who began a collaboration with Walt Disney in 1945 to make the Academy Award-nominated short cartoon, "Destino", that was released in 2003, after his death in 1989?
A
Salvador Dali
B
Pablo Picasso
C
edouard Manet
D
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec
Question 1 Explanation: 
Salvador Dali
Question 2
What is a cuscus?
A
A musical instrument
B
A species of grain found in New Guinea
C
An item of dress in Noumea
D
A marsupial
Question 2 Explanation: 
A marsupial
Question 3
The Sub-Committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) is headed by whom?
A
Urjit Patel
B
Ajay Tyagi
C
Sundar Pichai
D
Narendra Modi
Question 3 Explanation: 
Sub-Committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) reviewed major global and domestic developments which could have a bearing on India's financial stability. Sub-Committee of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) is headed by incumbent RBI Governor, Urjit Patel. Recommendations of the committees on FinTech and digital innovations, Stewardship Code and recommendations of shadow banking implementation group were also discussed at the meeting.
Question 4
Which of the following was the first space shuttle?
A
NASA Space shuttle
B
Lego Space shuttle
C
Avatar Space shuttle
D
Columbia Space shuttle
Question 4 Explanation: 
Columbia Space shuttle:Space Shuttle Columbia was the first space-rated Space Shuttle in NASA's orbiter fleet. It launched for the first time on mission STS-1 on 12 April 1981, the first flight of the Space Shuttle program
Question 5
Which scheme to help the poor people to open bank account?
A
Pradhan Mantri Kausal Vikas Yojana
B
Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana
C
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana
D
Swarna Jyanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana
Question 5 Explanation: 
Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana:Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) is National Mission for Financial Inclusion to ensure access to financial services, namely, Banking/ Savings.It the biggest financial inclusion initiative in the world.
Question 6
On 30 September 2010, the Allahabad High Court pronounced its verdict on four title suits relating to ownership of "Ayodhya land", which had been disputed since 1853. Which country was this land in?
A
India
B
Afghanistan
C
Israel
D
South Africa
Question 6 Explanation: 
India
Question 7
What was the name of the official newpaper of the USSR before it broke up?
A
Politburo
B
TASS
C
PRAVDA
D
Aeroflot
Question 7 Explanation: 
PRAVDA
Question 8
What is the name of the swampy area in Florida, south of Lake Okeechobee?
A
Yosemite
B
The Florida Marshes
C
Orlando Bogs
D
Everglades
Question 8 Explanation: 
Everglades
Question 9
What is the name of the desert basin in the Libyan Desert which, at 133 m below sea level, contains the second lowest point in Africa?
A
Lake Victoria
B
Lake Assal
C
The Qattara Depression
D
Wadi Halfa
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Qattara Depression
Question 10
A loan which is secured by collateral and for which borrower is not personally liable is called..........
A
Secured loan
B
Syndicated loan
C
Non-Recourse loan
D
No Documentation loan
Question 10 Explanation: 
A non-recourse debt is a type of loan that is secured by collateral, which is usually property. If the borrower defaults, the issuer can seize the collateral, but cannot seek out the borrower for any further compensation, even if the collateral does not cover the full value of the defaulted amount.
Question 11
What is the scientific term used when something is moving from a solid to a gas without passing through a liquid state?
A
Subject
B
Sublimation
C
Submarine
D
Simplification
Question 11 Explanation: 
Sublimation
Question 12
In 1983, which person was the first to offer a definition of the term 'computer virus'?
A
McAfee
B
Smith
C
Cohen
D
Norton
Question 12 Explanation: 
1983 Fred Cohen, while working on his dissertation, formally defines a computer virus as 'a computer program that can affect other computer programs by modifying them in such a way as to include a (possibly evolved)copy of itself.'
Question 13
The restoration o the Olympic Games at the end of the last century was at the initiative of a/an
A
French baron
B
Greek philosopher
C
German philanthropist
D
English duke
Question 14
Reed Richards, Susan "Sue" Storm (Reed's wife), Johnny Storm (Sue's younger brother), and Ben Grimm are the secret identities of which fictional group?
A
Fantastic Four
B
X-Men
C
Power Rangers
D
The Jetsons
Question 14 Explanation: 
Fantastic Four
Question 15
India participated in Olympics Hockey in
A
1918
B
1928
C
1938
D
1948
Question 16
Article 75 says that the Prime Minister shall be appointed by the..........
A
President
B
Vice President
C
Election Commissioner
D
Speaker of the Lok Shaba
Question 16 Explanation: 
President:Article 75 says that the Prime Minister shall be appointed by the President. The Prime Minister shall be appointed by the President and the other Ministers shall be appointed by the President on the advice of the Prime Minister.
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