General knowledge quiz 591

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The subatomic particles arriving from outer space having high energy are called
A
protons
B
electrons
C
cosmic rays
D
None of the above
Question 2
Which Indian State inaugurated the centenary conference of the Indian Economic Association 2017?
A
Telangana
B
Odisha
C
Rajasthan
D
Andhra Pradesh
Question 2 Explanation: 
President Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the centenary conference of the Indian Economic Association in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. Overarching theme of the conference was 'India's Development Experience'. The conference also had five sub-themes viz. 'Pace and Pattern of Development', Monetary and Fiscal Issues in Development Process', 'India and External World', 'Issues in Distribution' and 'Sectoral Performance in Agriculture, Manufacturing and Service Sector'. The conference was attended by several dignitaries including Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N. Chandrababu Naidu, Governor of Andhra Pradesh, E. S. L. Narasimhan, Former Governor of Reserve Bank of India, Dr C. Rangarajan and Nobel Laureate and Founder of the Grameen Bank, Professor Muhammad Yunus from Bangladesh
Question 3
Kotak Mahindra acquires ING Vysya bank, to become India's 4th largest pvt sector bank, the headquarters of ING Vysya bank is located in..........
A
Chennai
B
Bengaluru
C
Mumbai
D
Hyderabad
Question 4
Which of these places is in Mali?
A
Timbuktu
B
Salamanca
C
Alexandra
D
Alamein
Question 4 Explanation: 
Timbuktu
Question 5
In 1967 during the Arab-Israeli Six-Day War, the American ship USS Liberty which was monitoring the conflict from international waters in the Mediterranean, was hit with rockets, cannon fire and napalm and then torpedoed. Whose forces carried out the attacks?
A
Turkey
B
Israel
C
USSR
D
Syria
Question 5 Explanation: 
Israel
Question 6
What is one of the terms for a type of mediaeval base coin made elsewhere but circulating in England, and made illegal there in 1299 CE?
A
Base Florin
B
Double Eagle Omega
C
Henning Nickel
D
Pollard
Question 6 Explanation: 
Pollard
Question 7
Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana is related with..........
A
Financial Inclusion
B
Agriculture
C
Rural Development
D
Skill Development
Question 7 Explanation: 
Rural Development
Question 8
The national team of the Iroquois League was admitted to the international federation for what sport in 1990 and competes internationally, the only native American/First Nations team to do so?
A
Snowboarding
B
Ice hockey
C
Lacrosse
D
Dog sled racing
Question 8 Explanation: 
Lacrosse
Question 9
What is another name for the windpipe?
A
Cartier
B
Protea
C
Burfida
D
Trachea
Question 9 Explanation: 
Trachea
Question 10
Who was the first captain of Indian Test team?
A
Vijay Hazare
B
C K Nayudu
C
Lala Amarnath
D
Vijay Merchant
Question 10 Explanation: 
BCCI had established C K Nayudu award in memory of him for contribution to the Indian cricket. The award carries a citation, a trophy, and a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh. Lala Amarnath was the 1st recipient of this award.
Question 11
National Archives is located at?
A
Calcutta
B
Dehradun
C
Bombay
D
New Delhi
Question 12
'.MPG' extension refers usually to what kind of file?
A
WordPerfect Document file
B
MS Office document
C
Animation/movie file
D
Image file
Question 13
If someone takes a person for a ride what could they be said to do?
A
Accompany them on a hike
B
Adjust the saddle
C
Tell them a bedtime story
D
Deceive them
Question 13 Explanation: 
Deceive them
Question 14
By what name is Vincent Fernier better known?
A
Axl Rose
B
Alice Cooper
C
Meat Loaf
D
Dr John
Question 14 Explanation: 
Alice Cooper
Question 15
Which county did Javagal Srinath sign for in 2003?
A
Surrey
B
Durham
C
Sussex
D
Essex
Question 15 Explanation: 
Srinath was drafted as cover for Australian Martin Love.
Question 16
At the peak of its power, it was often said that "the sun never sets on" which empire?
A
Muslim
B
Roman
C
Mongol
D
British
Question 16 Explanation: 
British
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