General knowledge quiz 664

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the name for a type of man-made well where the water is raised by natural pressure rather than pumping?
A
Artesian
B
Petrifying well
C
Persian well
D
Tube well
Question 1 Explanation: 
Artesian
Question 2
Which of these is a word for a tea urn used in Russia?
A
Samovar
B
Wedgewood
C
Hookah
D
Cossack
Question 2 Explanation: 
Samovar
Question 3
Jocky Wilson, an unemployed coal delivery man and miner, was World professional Champion in 1982 and 1989 in what sport?
A
Tennis
B
Pole Vault
C
Steeplechase
D
Darts
Question 3 Explanation: 
Darts
Question 4
General Stanley Allen McChrystal, who had led all forces in Afghanistan since 15 June 2009, was relieved of his command on 23 June 2010 after he made unflattering remarks about US presidential administration officials in an article in which magazine?
A
GQ
B
Rolling Stone
C
Vanity Fair
D
Time
Question 4 Explanation: 
Rolling Stone
Question 5
RRB Credit Refinance fund set up by
A
SEBI
B
RBI
C
NABARD
D
Finance Ministry
Question 5 Explanation: 
NABARD:RRB Credit Refinance fund set up by NABARD.It would enhance the capacity of RRBs to disburse short term crop loans to the small and marginal farmers
Question 6
2017 World Hockey League to be hosted by which country?
A
India
B
China
C
Australia
D
Japan
Question 6 Explanation: 
India
Question 7
A fuss about nothing is called "a storm in a..." what?
A
Sugar bowl
B
Teapot
C
Teacup
D
Milk jug
Question 7 Explanation: 
Teacup
Question 8
Under what name did Mrs. Middleton Murray publish works such as "The Garden Party", "The Dove's Nest" and "Something Childish"?
A
George Eliot
B
Katherine Mansfield
C
Virginia Woolf
D
Stormy Tempest
Question 8 Explanation: 
Katherine Mansfield
Question 9
Before the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, teams from which country caused a scandal by posing for a pre-Olympic newspaper advertisement pulling back the skin on either side of their eyes, to mimic the typical Asian?
A
Australia
B
Spain
C
Belarus
D
Argentina
Question 9 Explanation: 
Spain
Question 10
With what tradition are Theravada chants associated?
A
Wicca
B
Sikh
C
Yoga
D
Buddhist
Question 10 Explanation: 
Buddhist
Question 11
In which international games was Muaythai (Thai boxing) included for the first time?
A
Summer Deaflympics 2017
B
Summer Olympics 2016
C
World Games 2017
D
2017 Summer Universiade
Question 11 Explanation: 
World Games 2017
Question 12
Which of these is a herb?
A
Fennel
B
Tunnel
C
Kennel
D
Puddle
Question 12 Explanation: 
Fennel
Question 13
What is the name of the transition from a liquid state directly to a gas of an element or compound?
A
Ionisation
B
Condensation
C
Deionisation
D
Vaporisation
Question 13 Explanation: 
Vaporisation
Question 14
What is the name of the seaway through the Arctic from Europe, north of Asia to the Pacific Ocean?
A
Bering Strait
B
North East Passage
C
Cook Strait
D
Barents Strait
Question 14 Explanation: 
North East Passage
Question 15
Dampier in Western Australia is noted for iron ore and which other?
A
Opal mines
B
The largest man-made solar evaporation salt pans
C
Bauxite
D
Promotion of aboriginal art
Question 15 Explanation: 
The largest man-made solar evaporation salt pans
Question 16
Which of the following is used to control inflation and propel growth?
A
Liquidity Adjustment Facility
B
Reverse Repo Rate
C
Cash Reserve Ratio
D
Statutory Liquidity Ratio
Question 16 Explanation: 
Statutory Liquidity Ratio:SLR (Statutory Liquidity Ratio) is the amount needed to be maintained by a commercial bank, in the form of cash, or gold or govt. approved securities (Bonds) before providing credit to its customers.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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