General knowledge quiz 777

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
On 9 November 2010, what first-person shooter video game broke the 24-hour sales record, selling more than 5.6 million copies in the U.S. and U.K., breaking the record set by its predecessor, "Modern Warfare 2" by around 900, 000 copies?
A
Call of Duty:Black Ops
B
Spider-Man:Shattered Dimensions
C
Singularity
D
Transformers:War for Cybertron
Question 1 Explanation: 
Call of Duty:Black Ops
Question 2
Which instrument, with a range of around 3 octaves, has its lowest string tuned to C below middle C, with the others to G, D and A?
A
Violin
B
Viola
C
Cello
D
String bass
Question 2 Explanation: 
Viola
Question 3
According to Greek mythology, what was the deepest part of hell?
A
Ixion
B
Tartarus
C
Lethe
D
Styx
Question 3 Explanation: 
Tartarus
Question 4
Which can be a demonstrative pronoun, a determinative adjective, and an adverb?
A
This
B
The
C
Another
D
One
Question 4 Explanation: 
This
Question 5
Which of the following is an account on which funds may not be withdrawn until a lien is satisfied and a court order or other legal process makes the account available for withdrawal?
A
Frozen Account
B
Fixed Account
C
Hot Account
D
All of these
Question 5 Explanation: 
When your bank account is frozen, it's because you owe money to someone. Any creditor that has a judgment against you can have your bank account frozen. The creditor can actually freeze your account for up to twice the amount you owe.
Question 6
..........language was included in the 8th Schedule by Constitution, 21st amendment Bill?
A
English
B
Hindi
C
Arabi
D
Sindhi
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sindhi:The Eighth Schedule to the Constitution originally included 14 languages. Sindhi was included by the 21st Amendment, enacted in 1967.
Question 7
What was the first year that the Show Jumping World Championships were held, in Paris?
A
1953
B
1946
C
1933
D
1926
Question 7 Explanation: 
1953
Question 8
Macadamia is a type of what?
A
Pot plant
B
Dog
C
Nut
D
Bull
Question 8 Explanation: 
Nut
Question 9
Who was the writer of the books on which the UK comedy TV series "Doctor in the House" (1969-70) were based?
A
G K Chesterton
B
James Herriot
C
Nino Culotta
D
Richard Gordon
Question 9 Explanation: 
Richard Gordon
Question 10
Which of these signifies that an internal combustion engine is fitted with something other than a carburettor?
A
GTR
B
ABS
C
EFI
D
DOHC
Question 10 Explanation: 
EFI
Question 11
Who among the following was adjudged the Best Athlete of 14th Asian games held in Busan, South Korea?
A
Kosuke Kitajima
B
Taufik Hidayat
C
Lee Bong-Ju
D
Zaw Min Htwe
Question 12
What did a B-25 Mitchell bomber, piloted in thick fog by Lieutenant Colonel William Franklin Smith, Jr., crash into at 9:40 a.m. on 28 July 1945?
A
St Paul's Cathedral, London
B
The Reichstag, Berlin
C
Coventry Cathedral, England
D
The Empire State Building, New York
Question 12 Explanation: 
The Empire State Building, New York
Question 13
Name the Housing finance company, which has raised Rs 1000 crore by selling the India's first ''Social Bonds''?
A
Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Limited
B
GIC Housing Finance Limited
C
Housing Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO)
D
Indiabulls Housing Finance
Question 13 Explanation: 
Private housing finance company, Indiabulls Housing Finance has raised Rs 1000 crore by selling the India's first ''Social Bonds''. Social Bonds are debt instrument, issued to raise funds which is to be deployed in financing/re-financing eligible social projects such as affordable housing, water supply, sanitation, transport etc. Private sector bank, Yes Bank was the sole investor in these bonds. These bonds have a five-year maturity and will be listed on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) and the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) for secondary market trading. Indiabulls Housing Finance will use the money raised through these bonds for financing the affordable housing sector. It will lend money to individuals and developers under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana. These bonds will conform to the Social Bond Principles 2017 issued by the International Capital Market Association. Besides, professional service company, KPMG will provide assurance services relating to the usage of the funds for the specified purpose.
Question 14
What body of water between Israel and Jordan fed by the Jordan River has no outlet stream?
A
Tyrrhenian Sea
B
Caspian Sea
C
Aegean Sea
D
Dead Sea
Question 14 Explanation: 
Dead Sea
Question 15
Where was the war that began in 1998 and sometimes referred to as the "African World War", that has been called the world's deadliest conflict since World War II, with 5.4 million people killed?
A
Algeria
B
Somalia
C
Zimbabwe
D
Congo
Question 15 Explanation: 
Congo
Question 16
Keoladeo Ghana National Park and Ranthambore National Park are situated in which state?
A
Assam
B
Uttar Pradesh
C
Manipur
D
Rajasthan
Question 16 Explanation: 
Rajasthan
There are 16 questions to complete.

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