General knowledge quiz 923

By | July 29, 2018

One lakh general knowledge MCQ questions answers

Question 1
The most successful tennis player to date, with 8 singles titles and 11 doubles titles, in the WTA Tour Championships was originally a citizen of which country?
A
USA
B
UK
C
Czechoslovakia
D
Germany
Question 1 Explanation: 
Czechoslovakia
Question 2
The prescribed feature for the amendment of the provisions of the Indian Constitution has been borrowed from..........
A
Canada
B
South Africa
C
France
D
German
Question 2 Explanation: 
South Africa:The prescribed feature for the amendment of the provisions of the Indian Constitution has been borrowed from South Africa
Question 3
Canis Major is also known as what?
A
The Horsehead Nebula
B
Betelgeuse
C
Regella
D
The Dog Star
Question 3 Explanation: 
The Dog Star
Question 4
The nickname of wicketkeeping great Rod Marsh was what?
A
Billabong
B
Swampy
C
Bacchus
D
Lagoon
Question 4 Explanation: 
Bacchus Marsh is a town in Victoria Australia. He was also known as 'Iron Gloves'.
Question 5
RRB's formally launched in..........
A
12th June, 1972
B
2nd October, 1975
C
1st January, 1985
D
26th November, 1980
Question 5 Explanation: 
2nd October, 1975:RRB's formally launched in 2nd October, 1975 at Moradabad, Gorakhpur, Bhiwani, Jaipur and malda.
Question 6
Which of the following is an Association of Commercial Banks, Financial Institutions and Primary Dealers?
A
RBI
B
PSBs
C
FEDAI
D
FIMMDA
Question 6 Explanation: 
FIMMDA stands for The Fixed Income Money Market and Derivatives Association of India (FIMMDA). It is an Association of Commercial Banks, Financial Institutions and Primary Dealers. FIMMDA is a voluntary market body for the bond, Money And Derivatives Markets.
Question 7
What most immediately inspired the Commission, set up in 1953, which produced the immense Delta Works project?
A
A North Sea flood on the last night of January of that year
B
The Great Smog of 1952 in London
C
The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in the UK
D
A season of devastating hurricanes in the Caribbean
Question 7 Explanation: 
A North Sea flood on the last night of January of that year
Question 8
Which 20th century Irish playwright wrote "Juno and the Paycock", "The Plough and the Stars", "Silver Tassie" and "Within the Gates"?
A
Sean O'Casey
B
George Bernard Shaw
C
Oscar Wilde
D
Richard Brinsley Butler Sheridan
Question 8 Explanation: 
Sean O'Casey
Question 9
Vermicide is used to kill what?
A
Rats
B
Worms
C
Frogs
D
Locusts
Question 9 Explanation: 
Worms
Question 10
India's tallest stone statue of the Jain sage Gomateswara is at
A
Mysore, Karnakata
B
New Delhi
C
Sravanabelagola, Karnataka
D
Mandu, Madhya Pradesh
Question 11
Remittance received from RBI/other chest should be examined immediately not exceeding..........from date of receipts.
A
20 Days
B
15 Days
C
10 Days
D
All of these
Question 11 Explanation: 
Currency chests are select branches of scheduled banks, which are authorised by the RBI to facilitate distribution of notes and coins. In these branches, notes and coins are stocked on behalf of the RBI. These currency chests are expected to distribute notes and coins to other bank branches in their area of operation. There are 4, 211 currency chests and 3, 990 small coin depots spread across the country
Question 12
A Japanese yen-denominated bond issued by a non-Japanese entity in the Japanese market is known as..........
A
Yankee bond
B
Bulldog bond
C
Uridashi bond
D
Samurai bond
Question 12 Explanation: 
Samurai bond, a Japanese yen-denominated bond issued by a non-Japanese entity in the Japanese market.
Question 13
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) is located in which city?
A
Pune
B
Hyderabad
C
New Delhi
D
Mumbai
Question 13 Explanation: 
New Delhi:The India Meteorological Department (IMD), also referred to as the Met Department, is an agency of the Ministry of Earth Sciences of the Government of India.It operates hundreds of observation stations across India and Antarctica.
Question 14
Who was Queen of England between 1837 and 1901?
A
Elizabeth
B
Victoria
C
Anne
D
Mary
Question 14 Explanation: 
Victoria
Question 15
Who was England's goalkeeper when they won the soccer World Cup Final in 1966?
A
Gordon Banks
B
Peter Bonetti
C
Ron Springett
D
Peter Shilton
Question 15 Explanation: 
Gordon Banks
Question 16
Bourbon is the usual basis for which of these cocktails?
A
Rob Roy
B
Harvey Wallbanger
C
Americano
D
Mint julep
Question 16 Explanation: 
Mint julep
There are 16 questions to complete.

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