General knowledge quiz 635

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The tribal group Lepchas related to
A
West Bengal
B
Uttarakhand
C
Manipur
D
Sikkim
Question 1 Explanation: 
Sikkim:The Lepchas are the aboriginal inhabitants of Sikkim and they are mostly settled in North Sikkim
Question 2
Which of these places is closest to Chicago, Illinois, USA?
A
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
B
San Francisco, California, USA
C
Mexico City, Mexico
D
Montreal, Canada
Question 2 Explanation: 
Montreal, Canada
Question 3
''Prediction is hazardous, especially about the future'' is attributed to where?
A
Storm P
B
Danish proverb
C
Nostradamus
D
Niels Bohr
Question 3 Explanation: 
Danish proverb
Question 4
Who was the first English actor to be knighted?
A
Edmund Kean
B
Laurence Olivier
C
Henry Irving
D
Charles Kemble
Question 4 Explanation: 
Henry Irving
Question 5
What did the band S Club 7 change their name to when Paul Cattermole left in June 2002?
A
S Club 6
B
S Club
C
S
D
Club
Question 5 Explanation: 
S Club
Question 6
What is the name of the largest city in Morocco and the Maghreb, Morocco's chief port, and one of the largest financial centres in Africa?
A
Casablanca
B
Rabat
C
Alexandria
D
Tripoli
Question 6 Explanation: 
Casablanca
Question 7
The Indian Money market is the market in which..........funds are borrowed and lent
A
Medium term
B
Long-term
C
Short-term
D
All of these
Question 7 Explanation: 
Short-term:As money became a commodity, the money market became a component of the financial markets for assets involved in short-term borrowing and lending
Question 8
Which US state borders Canada and the Connecticut River, and has the Green Mountains running through its centre?
A
Illinois
B
Maine
C
Vermont
D
Massachusetts
Question 8 Explanation: 
Vermont
Question 9
Which planets do not have their own satellite?
A
Venus
B
Jupiter
C
Mercury
D
Both 1 and 3
Question 9 Explanation: 
Both 1 and 3:Only Mercury and Venus do not have any moons
Question 10
Who was the legless World War II fighter pilot who was detained in German prisoner of war camps for 4 years?
A
Douglas MacArthur
B
Douglas Meinhof
C
Douglas Bader
D
Douglas Adams
Question 10 Explanation: 
Douglas Bader
Question 11
What was the capital city of Russia from 1712 to 1918?
A
Kiev
B
Moscow
C
Omsk
D
Saint Petersburg
Question 11 Explanation: 
Saint Petersburg
Question 12
Hawala Operators can spilt the whole amount (say 1 crore) into several small units into several JDY accounts is known as
A
Smuggling
B
Smurfing
C
Money Mules
D
Strugling
Question 12 Explanation: 
Smurfing:A smurf is a colloquial term for a money launderer, or one who seeks to evade scrutiny from government agencies by breaking up a transaction involving a large amount of money into smaller transactions below the reporting threshold. A smurf deposits illegally gained money into bank accounts for transfer in the near future.
Question 13
In Raymond Chandler's comment in the book Farewell My Lovely "I needed a drink, I needed a lot of life insurance, I needed a vacation, I needed a home in the country. What I had was..." what figure of speech was he using?
A
Anticlimax
B
Assonance
C
Alliteration
D
Anaphora
Question 13 Explanation: 
Anaphora
Question 14
What is linguistics?
A
The study of the mechanics of the tongue
B
The study of language and its structure
C
The study of the origin of words and how their meaning and/or shape changes
D
The study of differences between languages
Question 14 Explanation: 
The study of language and its structure
Question 15
In which article of the Indian constitution, the Union Budget of India is referred to as the Annual Financial Statement?
A
Article 111
B
Article 112
C
Article 113
D
Article 114
Question 15 Explanation: 
Union Budget of India is referred to as the Annual Financial Statement in the Article 112 of the Constitution of India.
Question 16
Which would South African Christiaan Barnard usually pick up in the course of the work for which he was best known in the second half of the 20th century?
A
Paint brush
B
Tennis racquet
C
Chess piece
D
Scalpel
Question 16 Explanation: 
Scalpel
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