General knowledge quiz 391

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The condition whereby hostages and their captors form sympathetic bonds is known as what?
A
Cupboard love
B
Stockholm syndrome
C
Captive audience
D
Epstein-Barr virus
Question 1 Explanation: 
Stockholm syndrome
Question 2
Which is India's largest library with a collection of over 190 million volumes of reading and information material?
A
National Book Trust
B
National Library
C
National Educational Resource Centre
D
None of the above
Question 3
..........examine the behaviour of basic elements in the economy including individual agents and market and their interaction.
A
Micro Economics
B
Macro Economics
C
Modern Economy
D
Open Economy
Question 3 Explanation: 
Micro Economics:Micro Economics examine the behaviour of basic elements in the economy including individual agents and market and their interaction. Microeconomics is a branch of economics that studies the behavior of individuals and firms in making decisions regarding the allocation of limited resources. Typically, it applies to markets where goods or services are bought and sold.
Question 4
Former Chief Minister of which state named Kalikho Pul was found dead in the Chief Minister's official bungalow?
A
Manipur
B
Arunachal Pradesh
C
Meghalaya
D
Assam
Question 4 Explanation: 
Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul allegedly committed suicide on Tuesday, less than a month after the Supreme Court unseated him and reinstated his rival Nabam Tuki. Mr. Pul's body was found hanging from a ceiling fan in a bedroom of the Chief Minister's official bungalow, which he had not vacated.
Question 5
"Wisden" is a reference book on which subject?
A
Soccer
B
Film
C
Cricket
D
Baseball
Question 5 Explanation: 
Cricket
Question 6
Vijayawada Airport is located in..........
A
Kerala
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Telangana
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 6 Explanation: 
Andhra Pradesh
Question 7
Which US president was behind "The Indian Removal Act" of 1830, which paved the way for the reluctant and often forcible emigration of tens of thousands of American Indians to the West?
A
George Washington
B
Thomas Jefferson
C
Abraham Lincoln
D
Andrew Jackson
Question 7 Explanation: 
Andrew Jackson
Question 8
What is the total allocation made under the Fasal Bima Yojana in the Union Budget 2017-18?
A
Rs. 7500 crore
B
Rs. 9000 crore
C
Rs. 5500 crore
D
Rs. 8000 crore
Question 8 Explanation: 
Coverage under Fasal Bima Yojana scheme will be increased from 30% of cropped area in 2016-17 to 40% in 2017-18 and 50% in 2018-19 for which a budget provision of Rs. 9000 crore has been made.
Question 9
King George VI had two daughters:Elizabeth Alexandra Mary and which other?
A
Beatrice Sophia
B
Alexandra Elizabeth
C
Mary Rose
D
Margaret Rose
Question 9 Explanation: 
Margaret Rose
Question 10
Which among the following has become the first country to make voluntary contribution to UN Tax Fund?
A
US
B
India
C
Japan
D
UK
Question 10 Explanation: 
India has contributed $100, 000 to UN Trust Fund for International Cooperation in Tax Matters (UN Tax Fund) and has thereby become the first country to make the contribution. The UN Tax Trust Fund aims to support the work of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters (the UN Tax Committee).
Question 11
Who did Venus Williams defeat in 2001 to win her second consecutive US Open tennis title?
A
Martina Hingis
B
Monica Seles
C
Steffi Graf
D
Serena Williams
Question 11 Explanation: 
Serena Williams
Question 12
Which is People's Republic of China's southernmost province?
A
Yunnan
B
Guangdong
C
Guangxi
D
Hainan
Question 12 Explanation: 
Hainan
Question 13
In what country was the longest recorded monarchy?
A
France
B
Swaziland
C
UK
D
Thailand
Question 13 Explanation: 
Swaziland
Question 14
Which of these is an informal name for a tornado?
A
Whirler
B
Twirler
C
Spinner
D
Twister
Question 14 Explanation: 
Twister
Question 15
Which is an interest-free period that is to be given by a creditor to debtor?
A
Fixed Period
B
Preset Period
C
Grace Period
D
All of these
Question 15 Explanation: 
The grace period is the provision in most loan and insurance contracts which allows payment to be received for a certain period of time after the actual due date. During this period no late fees will be charged, and the late payment will not result in default or cancellation of the loan.
Question 16
Which state of the USA calls itself the "Lone Star State"?
A
Montana
B
Texas
C
Hawaii
D
Idaho
Question 16 Explanation: 
Texas
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