General knowledge quiz 828

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is the Durand Line?
A
A road in Lahore, India
B
The border between Afghanistan and Pakistan
C
Architecture establishing the SPA framework, Durandal
D
A deep crevice in a cliff in Rocamadour, France, thought to house Roland's sword Durendal
Question 1 Explanation: 
The border between Afghanistan and Pakistan
Question 2
The letter D in NSDL stand for
A
Deposit
B
Depository
C
Detailed
D
Deserved
Question 2 Explanation: 
Depository:National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) is an Indian central securities depository based in Mumbai.It was established on 8 November 1996 as the first electronic securities depository in India
Question 3
Which 1962 film, directed by Tony Richardson from a script by Alan Sillitoe, is about a boy (played by Tom Courtenay) in Borstal and his defiance of the accepted norms of British society?
A
The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner
B
Look Back In Anger
C
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning
D
Billy Liar
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner
Question 4
The world's only floating national park situated in which state of India?
A
Manipur
B
J & K
C
Kerala
D
Maharashtra
Question 4 Explanation: 
Manipur:The Keibul Lamjao National Park is a national park in the Bishnupur district of the state of Manipur. It is the world's only floating national park.
Question 5
The anxiety treatment drug Diazepam was originally marketed under what name?
A
Prozac
B
Valium
C
Effexor
D
Beta Blocker
Question 5 Explanation: 
Valium
Question 6
In April 2010, the engagement of a princess from which country was called off after allegations of her fiance's affair?
A
Monaco
B
Belgium
C
Denmark
D
Sweden
Question 6 Explanation: 
Sweden
Question 7
The kingdom of Pandyan was first mentioned by who?
A
Vyasa
B
Homer
C
Megathenes
D
Aryabhata
Question 7 Explanation: 
Megathenes:Megasthenes was a Greek ethnographer and explorer in the Hellenistic period, author of the work Indika. He was born in Asia Minor and became an ambassador of Seleucus I of the Seleucid dynasty possibly to Chandragupta Maurya in Pataliputra, India
Question 8
Where is a crannog found?
A
In a bakery
B
In or on inland waters
C
Growing on a mountain summit
D
Nesting in cliffs
Question 8 Explanation: 
In or on inland waters
Question 9
What is the name of the statue that was unveiled in October 1886, on Bedloe Island?
A
Peter Pan
B
The Welcoming Christ
C
Liberty Enlightening The World
D
Memorial to Dag Hammarskjold
Question 9 Explanation: 
Liberty Enlightening The World
Question 10
Jim Hawkins appeared in which book?
A
The Commitments
B
Pride and Prejudice
C
Treasure Island
D
Casino Royale
Question 10 Explanation: 
Treasure Island
Question 11
Which of the following centre is located at Dehradun?
A
IIRS
B
NE-SAC
C
LPSC
D
VSSC
Question 11 Explanation: 
IIRS:The Indian Institute of Remote Sensing is a premier institute for research, higher education and training in the field of Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics and GPS Technology for Natural Resources, Environmental and Disaster Management under the Indian Department of Space, which was established in the year 1966. It is located at Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
Question 12
RBI's Department of Currency Management is located at..........
A
Mumbai
B
New Delhi
C
Pune
D
Bengaluru
Question 12 Explanation: 
Mumbai:The Department of Currency Management located at Central Office Mumbai.
Question 13
Which country holds the most medals in the World Masters Games?
A
None, participants compete individually
B
USA
C
Germany
D
Russia
Question 13 Explanation: 
None, participants compete individually
Question 14
Which of these is a type of orange?
A
Clavicle
B
Navel
C
Pelvis
D
Sternum
Question 14 Explanation: 
Navel
Question 15
Labor Day is celebrated in what month in the USA and Canada?
A
June
B
May
C
October
D
September
Question 15 Explanation: 
September
Question 16
Which of these was the last to come into effect?
A
Maastricht Treaty
B
US Constitution
C
Treaties of Rome
D
Geneva Convention
Question 16 Explanation: 
Maastricht Treaty
There are 16 questions to complete.

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