General knowledge quiz 4

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
In Greek legend, who was the son of Daedalus who fell to his death?
A
Jason
B
Hercules
C
Sisyphus
D
Icarus
Question 1 Explanation: 
Icarus
Question 2
What is the east coast of Nicaragua, fronting the Caribbean Sea, called?
A
Costa del Sol
B
Riviera
C
Gold Coast
D
Mosquito Coast
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mosquito Coast
Question 3
What did the Walt Disney Company buy most of the rights and assets to in February 2004?
A
The Muppets
B
The Beatles songs written from 1963 to 1968
C
Knott's Berry Farm theme park in Buena Park, California, USA
D
Marvel comics characters
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Muppets
Question 4
Which of these is an American football team based in Dallas?
A
Barca
B
Cowboys
C
Hibernian
D
Galaxy
Question 4 Explanation: 
Cowboys
Question 5
What is the more common name for polytetrafluoroethylene?
A
Nylon
B
Teflon
C
Flouron
D
Ethyl alcohol
Question 5 Explanation: 
Teflon
Question 6
The base color of the Rs. 200 note is..........
A
Bright Yellow
B
Fluorescent Blue
C
Magenta
D
Stone Grey
Question 7
For expanding access to banking services, the RBI has advised banks to open branches with minimum infrastructure support of 8 to 10BC units at a reasonable 3-4 km. Such branches are known as..........
A
White Label ATMs
B
Ultra Small Branches
C
Banking Kiosks
D
CBS Terminals
Question 7 Explanation: 
Ultra Small Branches may be set up between the base branch and BC locations so as to provide support to about 8-10 BC Units at a reasonable distance of 3-4 kilometres. These could be either newly set up or by conversion of the BC outlets. Such Ultra Small Branches should have minimum infrastructure such as a Core Banking Solution (CBS) terminal linked to a pass book printer and a safe for cash retention for operating large customer transaction and would have to be managed full time by bank officers/ employees.
Question 8
If you have played 50 games and won 30, giving a 60% success rate, how many more games would you have to play to achieve a 75% success rate, assuming that you win them all?
A
15
B
8
C
20
D
30
Question 8 Explanation: 
30
Question 9
Who among the following is Veenalist?
A
Bala Chandran
B
Emani Sankara Shastri
C
VG Jog
D
Rita Ganguly
Question 9 Explanation: 
Emani Sankara Shastri:Emani Sankara Sastry was a renowned Veena player of Carnatic music.
Question 10
In 2008, Centurion Bank of Punjab has acquired by which financial service company?
A
SBI
B
ICICI Bank
C
HDFC Bank
D
IDBI Bank
Question 11
What is commemorated in New Zealand on Waitangi Day?
A
The first landing of Maori in New Zealand
B
Signing the treaty between Britain and Maori for New Zealand to become part of the British Empire
C
The formation of the Maori Battalion to fight in World War I
D
The establishment of the Waitangi Tribunal to hear Maori claims
Question 11 Explanation: 
Signing the treaty between Britain and Maori for New Zealand to become part of the British Empire
Question 12
What cooking technique involves frying quickly in a small quantity of hot grease?
A
Coddle
B
Saute
C
Broil
D
Simmer
Question 12 Explanation: 
Saute
Question 13
Quasimodo is what book character?
A
The man in the iron mask
B
Squire to Don Quixote
C
The hunchback of Notre Dame
D
The Scarlet Pimpernel
Question 13 Explanation: 
The hunchback of Notre Dame
Question 14
National Metallurgical Laboratory is located in..........
A
Panaji
B
Mysore
C
Nagpur
D
Jamshedpur
Question 14 Explanation: 
Jamshedpur:National Metallurgical Laboratory is an Indian research center that functions under the aegis of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research.
Question 15
Which British journalist has written biographies of Princess Diana, Monica Lewinsky, David and Victoria Beckham, Madonna, and Tom Cruise?
A
Norman Mailer
B
James Boswell
C
Andrew Morton
D
Kitty Kelley
Question 15 Explanation: 
Andrew Morton
Question 16
Which of these is a famous art gallery in New York City?
A
Guggenheim
B
Frankenstein
C
Googlesearch
D
Goggle-eyes
Question 16 Explanation: 
Guggenheim
There are 16 questions to complete.

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