General knowledge quiz 471

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
When were the first Olympic Games to be held in a Spanish-speaking country held?
A
1992
B
2016
C
1968
D
1948
Question 1 Explanation: 
1968
Question 2
Who decides a 'bill' is a money bill?
A
Prime Minister
B
Speaker of Lok Sabha
C
President
D
Chairman of Rajya Sabha
Question 2 Explanation: 
Speaker of Lok Sabha decides that if a finance bill is a money bill or not under article 110.
Question 3
One of the largest countries in Africa derived its food wealth for thousands of years from the regular flooding of which river?
A
Rhine
B
Nile
C
Limpopo
D
Ganges
Question 3 Explanation: 
Nile
Question 4
Which of these wedding anniversaries is the latest?
A
Sapphire
B
Tin
C
Cotton
D
Pearl
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sapphire
Question 5
The Land of Rising Sun is surname of which city?
A
Itanagar
B
Dispur
C
Noida
D
Shillong
Question 5 Explanation: 
Itanagar:The sun kisses India first in Arunachal Pradesh. So Itanagar is also known as Land of Rising Sun
Question 6
When did 19 NATO members and 11 'Partners for Peace' join hands for peace plan for Kosovo Crisis?
A
1999
B
1989
C
1979
D
1969
Question 7
In the early 1900s, Canada and the USA were the major caviar suppliers to Europe, harvesting roe from the lake sturgeon in the North American midwest, the Atlantic sturgeon spawning in the rivers of the Eastern coast of the USA, and the Shortnose sturgeon, which was found where?
A
The lakes and rivers of Washington state and Western Canada
B
The Atlantic (East) coast of North America
C
The Great Lakes
D
The sewerage systems of the cites on the US / Canadian border
Question 7 Explanation: 
The Atlantic (East) coast of North America
Question 8
Which of the following is not Veda?
A
Rig
B
Sama
C
Atharva
D
Puranas
Question 8 Explanation: 
Puranas:There were 4 Vedas-Rig, Yajur, Sama, Atharva.
Question 9
The great silk-route to the Indians was opened by
A
Harsha
B
Ashoka
C
Kanishka
D
Fa-Hein
Question 9 Explanation: 
The Silk Road was a network of trade routes, formally established during the Han Dynasty of China, which linked the regions of the ancient world in commerce. Kanishka I, or Kanishka the Great, was the emperor of the Kushan dynasty in the second century.
Question 10
The term 'transfer' is defined under..........
A
Companies Act, 2013
B
RBI Act 1934
C
Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999
D
All of these
Question 10 Explanation: 
The term 'transfer' is defined under FEMA, 1999 as ''sale, purchase, acquisition, mortgage, pledge, gift, loan or any other form of transfer of right, possession or lien.
Question 11
Which of these is a common synthetic compound that, from 1878 to 1950, was derived from toluene extracted from coal tar?
A
Aluminium
B
Nylon
C
Teflon
D
Saccharin
Question 11 Explanation: 
Saccharin
Question 12
What is the name of the small red oval mark painted on the face, common in Hinduism?
A
Bindy
B
Bling
C
Cindy
D
Dindy
Question 12 Explanation: 
Bindy
Question 13
The Celtics are a professional basketball team based where?
A
Boston
B
Dublin
C
Calais
D
Brussels
Question 13 Explanation: 
Boston
Question 14
Bhakra Nangal is a joint project of..........Indian states
A
Three
B
Four
C
Two
D
Five
Question 14 Explanation: 
Three:Three-Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan It is the largest and the most important multipurpose project named after the two dams built at Bhakra and Nangal on the Satluj River.It is a joint venture of the Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan states designed to harness the precious water of the Satluj for the benefit of the concerned states.
Question 15
Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir came into force on
A
January 26, 1957
B
November 26, 1956
C
August 15, 1950
D
January 26, 1956
Question 15 Explanation: 
January 26, 1957:The Constitution of J&K was enacted by a separate Constituent Assembly set up by the State and it came into force on 26th January 1957.
Question 16
The south temperature zone is a region lying between
A
the Tropic of Capricorn and the Antarctic circle
B
the Antarctic circle and the South pole
C
the Tropic of Cancer and the tropic of Capricorn
D
the Tropic of Capricorn and the equator
There are 16 questions to complete.

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