General knowledge quiz 776

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Interest on the Bonds will be taxable as per the provisions of which of the following Act?
A
RBI Act 1934
B
Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999
C
Negotiable Instrument Act-1881.
D
Income-tax Act, 1961
Question 1 Explanation: 
Interest on the Bonds will be taxable as per the provisions of the Income-tax Act, 1961.
Question 2
On 29 March 2017 the United Kingdom did what?
A
Opened the XXX Summer Olympics
B
Held a general election
C
Triggered article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, starting formal talks with the EU for the UK to leave it
D
Declared a nation-wide emergency due to extreme summer temperatures
Question 2 Explanation: 
Triggered article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, starting formal talks with the EU for the UK to leave it
Question 3
What is the name of the index of average daily prices on the New York Stock Exchange?
A
Dow Jones
B
Dave Jenkins
C
Dennis Jason
D
Drew Jackson
Question 3 Explanation: 
Dow Jones
Question 4
Who became the fastest batsman to reach 8, 000 ODI runs recently?
A
Virat Kohli
B
Yuvraj Singh
C
MS Dhoni
D
Ravichandran Ashwin
Question 4 Explanation: 
Virat Kohli:Indian captain Virat Kohli created a world record in the semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 against Bangladesh as he became the fastest batsman to reach 8, 000 ODI runs
Question 5
..........is the line joining places of same altitude from sea level on map
A
Borders
B
Greenwich
C
Contours
D
Isochrones
Question 5 Explanation: 
Contours:A contour line of a function of two variables is a curve along which the function has a constant value. It is the line joining places of same altitude from sea level on map
Question 6
AEPS is a bank led model, which allows online financial inclusion transaction at Micro-ATM through the Business correspondent of any bank using the Aadhaar authentication. In AEPS, E stands for..........
A
Electronic
B
Enabled
C
Environment
D
Equated
Question 6 Explanation: 
Aadhaar Enabled Payment System-AEPS
Question 7
The largest glaciers are
A
mountain glaciers
B
alpine glaciers
C
continental glaciers
D
piedmont glaciers
Question 7 Explanation: 
The largest glacial bodies, ice sheets or continental glaciers, cover more than 50, 000 km2 (20, 000 mile2). Several kilometers deep, they obscure the underlying topography. Only nunataks protrude from the surface. The only extant ice sheets are the two that cover most of Antarctica and Greenland. These regions contain vast quantities of fresh water. The volume of ice is so large that if the Greenland ice sheet melted, it would cause sea levels to rise six meters (20 ft) all around the world. If the Antarctic ice sheet melted, sea levels would rise up to 65 meters (210 ft).
Question 8
The tribal group Aines found in..........
A
Russia
B
Japan
C
Canada
D
England
Question 8 Explanation: 
Japan:The Ainu or the Aynu and in historical Japanese texts Ezo/Emishi/Ebisu or Ainu are an indigenous people of Japan (Hokkaido, and formerly northeastern Honshu) and Russia
Question 9
Which city has launched the first metro station in the country to run by only women staff?
A
Bengaluru
B
Lucknow
C
Jaipur
D
Mumbai
Question 9 Explanation: 
-First metro station in Jaipur is being operated by an all-women staff. Jaipur Metro has deployed 32 women across the ranks at Shyam Nagar Metro stati
Question 10
Gaddis is a tribal group of which state?
A
Arunachal Pradesh
B
Madhya Pradesh
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Himachal Pradesh
Question 10 Explanation: 
Himachal Pradesh:The Gaddis are a tribe living mainly in the Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir.
Question 11
What character was the child of the character played by Tom Hanks in the film "Sleepless in Seattle"?
A
Ruth
B
Joshua
C
Ezekiel
D
Jonah
Question 11 Explanation: 
Jonah
Question 12
In 1898 New Zealand passed what, the first of its kind in the British Empire?
A
An Act proclaiming New Zealand a Dominion within the British Empire
B
An Act giving women the right to vote in parliamentary elections
C
An Act authorising compulsory arbitration between employers and unions
D
The Old-age Pensions Act
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Old-age Pensions Act
Question 13
What is the former name of the area that is now called Belize?
A
Heligoland
B
The British Honduras
C
Southern Rhodesia
D
Minorca
Question 13 Explanation: 
The British Honduras
Question 14
In which film did Johnny Depp play a policeman called Ichabod Crane?
A
The Mask
B
Sleepy Hollow
C
Dumb and Dumber
D
Secret Window
Question 14 Explanation: 
Sleepy Hollow
Question 15
Which capital city is on the northern bank of the La Plata estuary?
A
Quito
B
Montevideo
C
Santiago
D
Santo Domingo
Question 15 Explanation: 
Montevideo
Question 16
Croutons are made with what?
A
Beef
B
Pasta
C
Tomatoes
D
Bread
Question 16 Explanation: 
Bread
There are 16 questions to complete.

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