General knowledge quiz 259

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What colour is a male Eurasian blackbird's beak?
A
Yellow
B
Green
C
Red
D
Brown
Question 1 Explanation: 
Yellow
Question 2
Where are the palatine bones?
A
Mouth
B
Spine
C
Leg
D
Arm
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mouth
Question 3
Fort Belan, purpose built to defend against raiding American privateers was built in 1775 where?
A
Menai Strait, UK
B
Maracaibo, Venezuela
C
Sydney, Australia
D
Belem, Brazil
Question 3 Explanation: 
Menai Strait, UK
Question 4
What was the nickname for the Boeing B-17 long-range bomber used in World War II?
A
Dark Angel
B
Big Bertha
C
Fat Albert
D
Flying Fortress
Question 4 Explanation: 
Flying Fortress
Question 5
..........is the Father of Extremism in India
A
Sardar Patel
B
Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C
Mahatma Gandhi
D
Lala Lajpat Rai
Question 5 Explanation: 
Bal Gangadhar Tilak:The British colonial authorities called him ''Father of the Extremism'' He was also conferred with the honorary title of ''Lokmanya''.
Question 6
What is Berlin's "Unter Den Linden"?
A
Forest
B
Patriotic song
C
Boulevard
D
Zoo
Question 6 Explanation: 
Boulevard
Question 7
Which of these countries gained independence from France in 1953 and became an independent constitutional monarchy under King Norodom Sihanouk?
A
Vietnam
B
Laos
C
Burma
D
Cambodia
Question 7 Explanation: 
Cambodia
Question 8
The second largest bay in the world, after Bengal Bay, relatively shallow and considered an epicontinental sea, is...?
A
Guantamo Bay, Cuba
B
Baffin Bay, Canada/Greenland
C
Gulf of California
D
Hudson's Bay, Canada
Question 8 Explanation: 
Hudson's Bay, Canada
Question 9
When did US solar system probe Voyager-two discovered six new moons of the planet Uranus?
A
1986
B
1916
C
1946
D
1966
Question 10
What year did students at Oxford University organise the first university "athletic sports" meeting?
A
1925
B
1540
C
1850
D
1725
Question 10 Explanation: 
1850
Question 11
The structure of the registry which will enable quick sharing of information about unstructured borrowers and help banks fight bad loans. The registry is called..........
A
CIBIL
B
Fraudulent Borrowers List
C
RBI wilful Defaulter List
D
Central Fraud Registry
Question 11 Explanation: 
The Reserve Bank of India has operationalised a Central Fraud Registry (CFR). The registry will make available more information to banks at the time of starting a banking relationship, extending credit facilities or at any time during the operation of an account. The CFR is a centralised searchable database which can be accessed by banks.
Question 12
Time Deposits are repayable after the expiry of a specified period varying from..........
A
7 days to 60 weeks
B
10 month to 100 months
C
10 days to 30 months
D
7 days to 120 months
Question 12 Explanation: 
7 days to 120 months:Time Deposits are repayable after the expiry of a specified period varying from 7 days to 120 months
Question 13
The village of Zermatt is close to what geographical feature?
A
Victoria Falls
B
The Matterhorn
C
Suez Canal
D
Lake Baikal
Question 13 Explanation: 
The Matterhorn
Question 14
In a color television set using a picture tube a high voltage is used to accelerate electron beams to light the screen. That voltage is about...?
A
500 volts
B
5 thousand volts
C
25 thousand volts
D
100 thousand volts
Question 14 Explanation: 
This voltage often remains in storage even if the set is unplugged. Although the voltage is very high it has very low power but it can be dangerous because your body jumps if brought in contact.
Question 15
The Indian space programme began in
A
1961
B
1962
C
1965
D
1969
Question 16
Cyclone distribution region Caribbean Sea is called as
A
Willy Willies
B
Tornadoes
C
Hurricanes
D
Tropical Cyclone
Question 16 Explanation: 
Hurricanes:A hurricane is a huge storm.It's distributed region is Caribebean sea.It can be up to 600 miles across and have strong winds spiraling inward and upward at speeds of 75 to 200 mph
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