General knowledge quiz 886

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
What is an apocalypse, in its original meaning?
A
Thunder
B
Destruction
C
Cataclysm
D
A revelation, or uncovering
Question 1 Explanation: 
A revelation, or uncovering
Question 2
India has pledged to contribute..........million to UN for the year 2017
A
USD 4.5 million
B
USD 11.65 million
C
USD 10.95 million
D
USD 9.11 million
Question 2 Explanation: 
India has pledged to contribute about USD 10.95 million to the United Nation (UN) for the year 2017 for the development activities across several UN bodies.
Question 3
Which of the following is an independent commodity exchange based in Mumbai?
A
MGEX
B
MCE
C
MDEX
D
MCX
Question 3 Explanation: 
Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX) (BSE:534091) is an independent commodity exchange based in India. It was established in 2003 and is based in Mumbai.
Question 4
Foods that are acidic can be identified by their..........taste
A
Salty
B
Bitter
C
Sour
D
Sweet
Question 4 Explanation: 
Sour:In general Foods that are acidic can be identified by their Sour taste
Question 5
Bharat Ratna Award was first awarded in..........
A
1956
B
1970
C
1962
D
1954
Question 5 Explanation: 
1954:The Bharat Ratna is the highest civilian award of the Republic of India. Instituted in 1954, the award is conferred ''in recognition of exceptional service/performance of the highest order'', without distinction of race, occupation, position
Question 6
What sport does Jo-Wilfried Tsonga specialise in?
A
Water polo
B
Soccer (football)
C
Handball
D
Tennis
Question 6 Explanation: 
Tennis
Question 7
Alveoli are found in which part of the body?
A
Kidneys
B
Liver
C
Heart
D
Lungs
Question 7 Explanation: 
Lungs
Question 8
In what situation would an aubade be played?
A
Outside somebody's window or door at dawn as a courtly love song to wake them up
B
By a shepherd in hills of the Auvergne
C
By a rooster first thing in the morning
D
In the brass section of an orchestra
Question 8 Explanation: 
Outside somebody's window or door at dawn as a courtly love song to wake them up
Question 9
In the 1989 film "Batman", the Joker revealed his real name, which was..........?
A
Oswald Cobblepot
B
Edward Nigma
C
Jack Napier
D
Harvey Dent
Question 9 Explanation: 
Jack Napier
Question 10
Apart from the platypus what are the only living examples of egg-laying mammals?
A
Red Kangaroo
B
Tiger Quoll
C
Echidna (spiny anteater)
D
Capybara
Question 10 Explanation: 
Echidna (spiny anteater)
Question 11
The International Pageant of Pulchritude, held from 1926 to 1932, was the forerunner of what modern event?
A
Glyndebourne Festival of Opera
B
The Paralympic Games
C
The New York Marathon
D
Miss Universe
Question 11 Explanation: 
Miss Universe
Question 12
When was table tennis introduced in Olympics?
A
1896 at Athens
B
1988 at Seoul
C
1924 at Paris
D
1924 at Seoul
Question 13
What 1980's TV programme starred Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless?
A
Cagney and Lacey
B
Law & Order
C
Dallas
D
Hill Street Blues
Question 13 Explanation: 
Cagney and Lacey
Question 14
According to the Union Budget 2017-18, NABARD will computerize and integrate..........Primary Agriculture Credit Societies with the Core Banking System of District Central Cooperative Banks to ensure flow of credit to small farmers.
A
60, 000
B
61, 750
C
63, 000
D
62, 500
Question 14 Explanation: 
NABARD will computerize all the 63, 000 functional Primary Agriculture Credit Societies (PACS) with the Core Banking System of District Central Cooperative Banks to ensure flow of credit to small farmers.
Question 15
What qualifies as a "specialty vehicle" in a Put Foot Rally?
A
Vehicle made before 1980
B
Two wheel drive
C
Ambulance, fire engine, hearse, limousine and similar
D
Scooter
Question 15 Explanation: 
Ambulance, fire engine, hearse, limousine and similar
Question 16
What word best describes a triangle where two sides are equal?
A
Acute
B
Scalene
C
Isosceles
D
Obtuse
Question 16 Explanation: 
Isosceles
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