General knowledge quiz 720

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which countries are the Republic of Togo's nearest neighbours?
A
Ivory Coast, Ghana, Burkina Faso
B
Ghana, Benin and Burkina Faso
C
Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia
D
Mozambique, Malawi, Zimbabwe
Question 1 Explanation: 
Ghana, Benin and Burkina Faso
Question 2
Which of these is a ballet with music by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky?
A
The Rite of Winter
B
The Rite of Spring
C
The Rite of Summer
D
The Rite of Autumn
Question 2 Explanation: 
The Rite of Spring
Question 3
The value of Knee voltage of Germanium is..........
A
0.3 V
B
0.5 V
C
0.7 V
D
0.9 V
Question 3 Explanation: 
0.3 V
Question 4
What is the principal language on the Galapagos Islands?
A
Hindi
B
Greek
C
Maori
D
Spanish
Question 4 Explanation: 
Spanish
Question 5
Technopark is the first technology park in India, which was in
A
Kerala
B
Karnataka
C
Tamil Nadu
D
Maharashtra
Question 5 Explanation: 
Kerala
Question 6
In which Indian city, the United Arab Emirates (UAE's) second largest bank, Emirates NBD has started its operations?
A
Srinagar
B
Agartala
C
Hyderabad
D
Mumbai
Question 6 Explanation: 
United Arab Emirates (UAE's) second largest bank, Emirates NBD has started operations in India by opening a branch in Mumbai. Emirates NBD, has a plan to invest USD 100 million capital into its Indian operations over a period of time. The Mumbai branch is Emirates NBD's fifth international branch outside of its UAE.
Question 7
Solitaire is typically for how many players?
A
As many as can be fitted around the board
B
One
C
One, plus two to hold the hoop
D
Four
Question 7 Explanation: 
One
Question 8
What name was given to the fossils, discovered in 2004, of humans with large feet, that stood about a metre high?
A
Peking man
B
Homo hobbitus
C
Homo floresiensis
D
Piltdown man
Question 8 Explanation: 
Homo floresiensis
Question 9
On My Terms is an autobiography of..........
A
David Chanoff
B
C Raj Kumar
C
AnujDhar
D
Sharad Pawar
Question 9 Explanation: 
Sharad Pawar:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has released On My Terms:From the Grassroots to the Corridors of Power, an autobiography of former Union Minister Sharad Pawar.
Question 10
How much amount allocated to agriculture and farmers welfare in 2016-17 budget?
A
Rs.35, 984 Cr
B
Rs.39, 584 Cr
C
Rs.38, 545Cr
D
Rs.35, 894 Cr
Question 10 Explanation: 
Rs.35, 984 Cr:In 2016-17 budget allocation on agriculture and farmers welfare is Rs 35, 984 crore. The agriculture sector saw a 94% increase in allocation.
Question 11
The process of converting physical certificates to electronic form is known as?
A
Dematerialisation
B
Rematerialisation
C
Facilitating repurchase
D
Electronic Settlement
Question 11 Explanation: 
Dematerialisation-converting physical certificates to electronic form.
Question 12
Where was the basis of Skype, the software that enables video and voice calls to be made via the internet, originally developed?
A
Sweden
B
Estonia
C
Finland
D
Norway
Question 12 Explanation: 
Estonia
Question 13
Christopher Reeve had the title role in the first of which series of films?
A
Superman
B
Batman
C
Spiderman
D
Green Arrow
Question 13 Explanation: 
Superman
Question 14
The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is in
A
Mumbai
B
Ahmedabad
C
Hyderabad
D
Bengaluru
Question 14 Explanation: 
Hyderabad
Question 15
Sleepers are used to support what?
A
Drum kits
B
Coal mines
C
Church altars
D
Railway lines
Question 15 Explanation: 
Railway lines
Question 16
Who played Rick, the self-proclaimed anarchist who writes poetry and calls himself "The People's Poet" in the UK TV series "The Young Ones"?
A
Nigel Planer
B
Rik Mayall
C
Adrian Edmondson
D
Christopher Ryan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rik Mayall
There are 16 questions to complete.

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