General knowledge quiz 786

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
Which of these groups were all President of the USA?
A
CIA, FBI and NCIS
B
FDR, JFK and LBJ
C
DKNY, FCKU and CK
D
BMW, DKW and VW
Question 1 Explanation: 
FDR, JFK and LBJ
Question 2
France's third longest border, after Spain and Switzerland, is with which country?
A
Monaco
B
Germany
C
Andorra
D
Belgium
Question 2 Explanation: 
Belgium
Question 3
Which type of crisis occurs when the banks which have obligation to facilitate money flow may get struck their revenue assets with insolvents and become toxic assets?
A
Sub-prime Crisis
B
Super prime Crisis
C
Basic Crisis
D
All of these
Question 3 Explanation: 
The term ''sub-prime'' refers to the credit status of the borrower (being less than ideal), not the interest rate on the loan itself. ''sub-prime'' is any loan that does not meet ''prime'' guidelines. Subprime lending, also called B-paper, near-prime, or second chance lending, is the practice of making loans to borrowers who do not qualify for the best market interest rates because of their deficient credit history.
Question 4
What is the capital of Armenia?
A
Episkopi Cantonment
B
Yerevan
C
Baku
D
Diego Garcia
Question 4 Explanation: 
Yerevan; Currency-Dram (AMD) & Official language-Armenian
Question 5
Who is the inventor of Laser?
A
Alexander Prokhorov
B
Charles H.Townes
C
Gordon Gould
D
Nikolay Basov
Question 5 Explanation: 
Charles H.Townes:Charles Hard Townes was an American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and inventor. Townes was known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fundamental patent, and other work in quantum electronics connected with both maser and laser devices
Question 6
Where did the ancient Kulintang music develop?
A
Eastern Java, Indonesia
B
Mindanao, Philippines
C
Sabah, Malaysia
D
Yunan, China
Question 6 Explanation: 
Mindanao, Philippines
Question 7
Who was appointed as the first woman Secretary General of the Lok Sabha?
A
Uma Bharti
B
Maneka Gandhi
C
Snehlata Shrivastava
D
Meenakshi Lekhi
Question 7 Explanation: 
Snehlata Shrivastava, a 1982-batch retired IAS officer of the Madhya Pradesh cadre, has been appointed as the first woman Secretary General of the Lok Sabha. Snehlata Shrivastava's appointment to this post was made by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. She will replace Anoop Mishra, who is retiring on November 30, 2017. Snehlata Shrivastava has held several senior positions in the Madhya Pradesh State Government, including Principal Secretary in the ministries of Culture and Parliamentary Affairs.
Question 8
He was born in Palma, Italy, and was resident conductor at La Scala, Milan, and at the Metropolitan Opera, New York. Who was he?
A
Ennio Morricone (1928-)
B
Arturo Toscanini (1867-1957)
C
Antonio Guarnieri (1883-1952)
D
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari (1876-1948)
Question 8 Explanation: 
Arturo Toscanini (1867-1957)
Question 9
'Namma Metro' is also known as..........
A
Mumbai Metro
B
Bengaluru Metro
C
Delhi Metro
D
Chennai Metro
Question 9 Explanation: 
Bengaluru Metro
Question 10
Which country is going to host invictus games 2018?
A
New Zealand
B
Singapore
C
Australia
D
Japan
Question 10 Explanation: 
PRINCE Harry of Britain declared that the International Sports Competition for wounded veterans, the Invictus Games 2018, will be held in Sydney, Australia
Question 11
What do the South American cities of Asuncion, Caracas, Paramaribo and Georgetown have in common?
A
They all adjoin desert
B
They are all capitals of their countries
C
They are all sited at over 1, 000m above sea level
D
They are all cities of Paraguay
Question 11 Explanation: 
They are all capitals of their countries
Question 12
The minimum capital requirement Payment Banks is Rs..........
A
100 crore
B
50 crore
C
500 crore
D
1000 crore
Question 13
Which jazz bandleader disappeared in December 1944 while flying over the English Channel?
A
Glenn Miller
B
Tommy Dorsey
C
Chris Barber
D
Duke Ellington
Question 13 Explanation: 
Glenn Miller
Question 14
What reddish-brown bean-shaped organs lies in the abdomen just under the diaphragm, one on each side of the backbone?
A
Spleen
B
Kidneys
C
Liver
D
Lung
Question 14 Explanation: 
Kidneys
Question 15
Who played the title role in the 1998 film "Blade"?
A
Laurence Fishburne
B
Wesley Snipes
C
Samuel L Jackson
D
Will Smith
Question 15 Explanation: 
Wesley Snipes
Question 16
In ballet, which of these terms means "a step of beating in which the dancer jumps into the air and rapidly crosses the legs before and behind"?
A
Arabesque
B
Jete
C
Pirouette
D
Entrechat
Question 16 Explanation: 
Entrechat
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