General knowledge quiz 722

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What are the narrows between Tierra del Fuego and the Antarctic?
A
Strait of Magellan
B
Drake Passage
C
Foveaux Strait
D
Bass Strait
Question 1 Explanation: 
Drake Passage
Question 2
Which metal forms an amalgam with other metal?
A
Aluminium
B
Tin
C
Mercury
D
Lead
Question 2 Explanation: 
Mercury:An amalgam is a substance formed by the reaction of mercury with another metal. Almost all metals can form amalgams with mercury
Question 3
Who is known as 'Indian Bismarck'?
A
Kamaraj
B
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
C
Nehru
D
Rajaji
Question 4
What is the currency of Sweden?
A
Manat
B
Ruble
C
Krona
D
Franc
Question 4 Explanation: 
Krona
Question 5
The main computer that stores the files that can be sent to computers that are networked together is...
A
Clip art
B
Mother board
C
Peripheral
D
File server
Question 6
Which of the following is currency of Switzerland?
A
Swiss franc
B
Euro
C
Pound
D
Romanian leu
Question 6 Explanation: 
Swiss franc:Switzerland-Bern (Capital) and Swiss franc(Currency)
Question 7
What religious organisation was formed under the leadership of George Fox in the mid 17th century?
A
Plymouth Brethren
B
Seventh Day Adventists
C
Mormons
D
Quakers
Question 7 Explanation: 
Quakers
Question 8
Which of these is a major Australian River?
A
Pumpkin
B
Honey
C
Sweetheart
D
Darling
Question 8 Explanation: 
Darling
Question 9
What profession, when they are working, are the Withnail and I of the 1987 British cult film of that name?
A
Actors
B
Teachers
C
Writers
D
Roadies
Question 9 Explanation: 
Actors
Question 10
The ratio of deposits to loans of a bank is known as..........
A
Return on asset ratio
B
Asset Coverage ratio
C
CD Ratio
D
Other than those given as options
Question 10 Explanation: 
The loan to deposit ratio is used to calculate a lending institution's ability to cover withdrawals made by its customers.
Question 11
Which new year has ever started on 16 July?
A
Maori
B
Jewish
C
Islamic
D
Chinese
Question 11 Explanation: 
Islamic
Question 12
The USA purchased Alaska in 1867 from which country?
A
Canada
B
Argentina
C
Russia
D
Portugal
Question 12 Explanation: 
Russia
Question 13
What was Greta Garbo's first sound film (advertised as "Garbo speaks!"), in a filmed version of a play by Eugene O'Neill?
A
Hallelujah
B
Disraeli
C
Bulldog Drummond
D
Anna Christie
Question 13 Explanation: 
Anna Christie
Question 14
Who is the main character in "Blondie", a comic strip which appeared around 1933, who was originally heir to a fortune but was disowned when he married a flapper, Blondie Boopadoop?
A
Jiggs
B
Andy Capp
C
Popeye
D
Dagwood Bumstead
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dagwood Bumstead
Question 15
The first Winter Olympic Games were held in what year?
A
1894
B
1944
C
2002
D
1924
Question 15 Explanation: 
1924
Question 16
Minsk, capital of Belarus, is twinned with over 20 other cities, including which?
A
Wellington, New Zealand
B
Nottingham, UK
C
Berlin, Germany
D
Sydney, Australia
Question 16 Explanation: 
Nottingham, UK
There are 16 questions to complete.

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