General knowledge quiz 368

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Alderney is one of which group of islands?
A
Hawaiian Islands
B
Canary Islands
C
Friendly Islands
D
Channel Islands
Question 1 Explanation: 
Channel Islands
Question 2
A magnetic needle in compass always direct in which direction?
A
North-South
B
South-North
C
East-West
D
West-East
Question 2 Explanation: 
North-South:In Magnetic compass, a magnetic needle which always direct in North-South (N-S) direction.
Question 3
To achieve the zero growth rate of population by..........
A
2020
B
2045
C
2025
D
2030
Question 3 Explanation: 
2045:National Population policy:The long-term objective is to achieve a zero growth rate of population by 2045 at a level consistent with the requirements of sustainable economic growth, social development, and environmental protection.
Question 4
The phrase "The Dashing White Sergeant" refers to...?
A
A breed of dog
B
Prince Andrew
C
Dance
D
Book by Charles Dickens
Question 4 Explanation: 
Dance
Question 5
In what sport would one "bully off"?
A
Badminton
B
Squash
C
Hockey
D
Sumo wrestling
Question 5 Explanation: 
Hockey
Question 6
During eleventh Antarctic Expedition in Nov. 1991/March 1992..........was installed.
A
SODAR (SOnic Detection And Ranging)
B
Second Permanent Station 'Maitree'
C
First permanent station 'Dakshin Gangotri'
D
None of the above
Question 6 Explanation: 
SODAR (SOnic Detection And Ranging), also written as sodar, is a meteorological instrument also known as a wind profiler which measures the scattering of sound waves by atmospheric turbulence.
Question 7
What country will host the 2022 FIFA World Cup competition?
A
Russia
B
Abu Dhabi
C
Syria
D
Qatar
Question 7 Explanation: 
Qatar
Question 8
Hamilton is the capital of which country?
A
Barbados
B
Brunei
C
Bermuda
D
Bahamas
Question 8 Explanation: 
Bermuda-Hamilton(Capital) and Bermudian dollar(Currency).
Question 9
What did Estonia experience in 2007, particularly in waves on April 27 to May 3, and May 8 and 9?
A
Marches and festivals to celebrate the birth of Princess Isabella of Denmark
B
Disruption of airplane flights due to the erupting volcano orEfajokull, Iceland
C
Stock market plunges
D
Cyber attacks
Question 9 Explanation: 
Cyber attacks
Question 10
RBI has celebrated its establishment day on which date?
A
April 1
B
April 4
C
April 10
D
April 2
Question 10 Explanation: 
1-Apr
Question 11
Chaim Weizmann was the first president of which country?
A
Cote d'Ivoire
B
Bulgaria
C
Zimbabwe
D
Israel
Question 11 Explanation: 
Israel
Question 12
Which 20th century American composer wrote the American Festival overture in 1939, and Symphony No. 3 considered the most important new work of 1942, and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1943?
A
Robert Schumann
B
William Schuman
C
Clara Wieck Schumann
D
Walter Schumann
Question 12 Explanation: 
William Schuman
Question 13
In Banking, What is PDC?
A
Pre Derivative Cheque
B
Post Demand Cheque
C
Pre Dated Cheque
D
Post Dated Cheque
Question 13 Explanation: 
Post Dated Cheque:In banking, post-dated cheque is a cheque written by the drawer (payer) for a date in the future.
Question 14
The island of Reunion, Mauritius, is closest to which other country to its west?
A
Brazil
B
Sri Lanka
C
Madagascar
D
The Philippines
Question 14 Explanation: 
Madagascar
Question 15
The island of Reunion, Mauritius, is closest to which other country to its west?
A
Brazil
B
Sri Lanka
C
Madagascar
D
The Philippines
Question 15 Explanation: 
Madagascar
Question 16
Who played gangster Don Logan in the 2000 film "Sexy Beast"?
A
Michael Caine
B
Anthony Hopkins
C
Ben Kingsley
D
Terence Rigby
Question 16 Explanation: 
Ben Kingsley
Question 17
Which actor, at the request of his son and wife, was buried when he died in 1956 wrapped in the costume of his famous film role, Dracula's cloak?
A
Richard Burton
B
Christopher Plummer
C
Bela Lugosi
D
David Bowie
Question 17 Explanation: 
Bela Lugosi
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